The latest from Drag Racing Online:

Qualifying should be brutal for the two rounds of Friday night qualifying for the eight available spots for the Saturday, Aug. 3, Mickey Thompson Tires AA/FC Challenge presented by Comp Cams at historic Maple Grove Raceway in Pennsylvania.

Below is a partial list of AA/FC teams and drivers that have confirmed to DRO they plan to race at this event. We are expecting as many as 16 AA/FC attempting to qualify.

Plus, for Friday night (Aug. 2) qualifying women are admitted FREE, so bring your mom, wife, girlfriend or all three to Maple Grove’s first annual “Foxhunt” at the Geezers Reunion race.

Peter Gallen – Poverty Stricken Monza; Brian Stewart – Bear Town Shaker Mustang; Ronny Young – Blue Max Ply Arrow; Steve Nichols – ‘70 Camaro; Shawn Bowen – Violator ‘77 Firebird; Marc White – Flashback ‘77 Pontiac; Mike Halstead – Candies & Hughes Cuda; Mike Smith; Mike Lewis – Brand X Mustang; John “Bodie” Smith – Texas Jungle; Mike McIntire – McAttack Chevy; plus “many, many, more”