The STR-sponsored Drag Focus laid down a 10.50 at the event. This car is well built and progressing at a good pace. The 2001 season should be interesting.

By the way Marcos Acosta's MX3 was launching, it was apparent the three rotor was making tons of power. Unfortunately, the MVA-sponsored MX was unable to keep the power to the ground as tire shake plagued the car throughout the weekend.

Ben Ma's Focus came to represent the Blue Oval, but even with chassis builder RJ Simrock behind the wheel, the CarParts-sponsored Focus was unable to run up to par. RJ said that the crew was having a clutch problem that required some last-minute machining, but time constraints kept the team from properly dialing-in the clutch.