In a photo provided by NHRA, Johnny Gray launches his Funny Car during a qualifying run at the Auto-Plus NHRA Nationals drag races at Maple Grove Raceway in Mohnton, Pa., Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011. Gray ... more 
In a photo provided by NHRA, Johnny Gray launches his Funny Car during a qualifying run at the Auto-Plus NHRA Nationals drag races at Maple Grove Raceway in Mohnton, Pa., Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011. Gray moved to the top of the Funny Car qualifying order with a 4.010-second, 318.62-mph run in the final session. (AP Photo/NHRA, Teresa Long) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By NHRA, Teresa Long
Sat, Oct 1, 2011 6:49 PM EDT