The 2016 Lucas Oil Top Alcohol Funny Car National Champion, Jonnie Lindberg, Brownsburg, Ind., returned to the final round but came up short as he fouled at the starting line. Shane Westerfield, Anaheim, Calif., took the win after advancing to the final with wins over Brian Hough and No. 1 qualifier D.J. Cox.
Jonnie Lindberg was in the seat of the Peak TAFC with former driver Jay Payne and his wife, Shelley, handling the tuning duties.
Doug Lambeck, Irvine, Calif., hit a perfect light and took full advantage of it, running 8.638, 153.23 beating out Clint Neft, Arvada, Colo., who came in at 7.655, 156.48 in the Comp Eliminator final round.