Team Summit NHRA Sportsman Charlotte 1 Pre-Race Package

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Jason Line
KB Racing, Line Performance, Summit Racing
SS/JA 1970 Buick GS
Car No.: 2455

Story Lines:
• Versatile Summit Racing drag racer Jason Line will compete in Super Stock for the first time this weekend at the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals in Charlotte. He will be driving his 1970 Buick Gran Sport.
• The Mooresville, N.C.-based driver has 48 wins in Pro Stock and two in Stock Eliminator, one of NHRA’s premier Sportsman categories
• Line has three NHRA Pro Stock world titles with KB Racing, as well as one NHRA Sportsman championship earned in Stock Eliminator behind the wheel of his 1970 Buick Gran Sport
• In addition to driving for KB Racing, Line is the dyno operator at KB Racing and is part of the tuning team for the cars in the KB Racing stable

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Bo Butner
Summit Racing, Jim Butner Auto Group
FSS 2019 Ford Cobra Jet
Car No.: 3361

Story Lines:
• Bo Butner, flying the Summit Racing colors, will compete in the SAM Tech Factory Stock Showdown at the Charlotte Four-Wide Nationals in his 2019 Cobra Jet Mustang
• Butner was the winner of the very first Factory Stock Showdown, which took placed in Indy at the U.S. Nationals in 2012
• He has four total previous FSS wins, including the 2015 trophy in Gainesville
• An accomplished NHRA Sportsman racer, Butner earned the Comp Eliminator championship in 2006 and has four Division 3 season titles
• The Floyds Knobs, Indiana-based driver is engaged to Randi Lyn Shipp, a Stock Eliminator competitor who will also race at the Four-Wide Nationals

Race Info
NGK Spark Plugs NHRA Four-Wide Nationals
zMAX Dragway, Concord, North Carolina
April 26-28, 2019

Run Schedule (all times local)
Friday, April 26
8:00 a.m. – Lucas Oil Series Sportsman qualifying
4:30 p.m. – Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Pro qualifying session 1
7:30 p.m. – Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Pro qualifying session 2

Saturday, April 27
8:00 a.m. – Lucas Oil Series Sportsman eliminations
2:00 p.m. – Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Pro qualifying session 3
4:15 p.m. – Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Pro qualifying session 4

Sunday, April 28
11:00 a.m. – Pre-race ceremonies
12:00 p.m. – Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Pro eliminations begin,
eliminations for all categories continue

#NHRAonFOX Television Schedule (all times ET)
Qualifying / Friday – 8-9 PM ET / FS1
Qualifying / Saturday – 11 PM-12 AM ET / FS1
Finals / Sunday – 6-9 PM ET / FS1
Lucas Oil Sportsman Show / Thursday, May 9 – 9-10 PM ET / FS2

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