ACDelco Las Vegas NHRA Nationals
Busy Lucas running flat-out in Las Vegas
His week begins with an event at the Cannery Casino in their ‘The Club’ on Wednesday, Oct. 25 benefiting the Las Vegas Chapter of the Speedway Children’s Charities at the third annual Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament at
On Thursday, Lucas will be participating in the Big Bud Shootout autograph session from at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino followed by the Big Bud Shootout drawing party at The entries from eighth through 15th in the qualifying points standings will have their chance to extract the providential Budweiser can with the lucky No. 8 on it to insure admittance into the special race on Saturday, which pays $100,000 to the winner. Lucas is presently in the hopeful No. 9 position.
Last year Lucas entered the ACDelco Las Vegas Nationals as the No. 1 qualifier with a stellar time of 4.508 seconds resulting in a quarterfinal finish. This year, Lucas wants to build momentum for 2007 while other race teams are focusing on the championship, giving him the advantage to discover quicker ways to make his Top Fuel dragster perform.
“We really want to make some rounds this weekend in
With all the glitz and glamour that presents
“Our team is working harder than ever to show we can win,” said a positive feeling Lucas. “We just need to find the consistency in qualifying we’ve been looking for to enable us into trying some interesting new things to increase our capabilities.”
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