Scorching heat could lead to upsets
The 9th Sears Craftsman Nationals at Gateway International Raceway in Madison, Ill., a short hop from St. Louis, is the acknowledged halfway point of the 2005 NHRA POWERade season.
Over the first 11 races, it has been a common theme among the title contenders in all four professional categories to de-emphasize the importance of the points standings.
Now, that has changed.
There are genuine cliffhangers in progress in all four pro classes for the '05 POWERade championships, and ...
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