Bristol Dragway is known around the country as Thunder Valley and 2009 Full Throttle Funny Car champion Robert Hight wants to bring his own brand of thunder to the historic race track this weekend.
Hight has already posted some impressive personal records in 2010 including three wins in a row, leading the Full Throttle points and currently having a three race streak of No. 1 qualifiers to his credit. For Hight the season is not about records it is about maintaining a level of domination that he did not have in 2009.
“Last season we struggled. I didn’t qualify in Bristol and that hurt. The year before I was one round away from going to the final and then to not qualify last year hurt us. We kept struggling all last season until we started turning it around before Indy. This year I want to dominate all season and we have been running great lately,” said Hight, a four time finalist in 2010.
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