Bob Vandergriff qualified #4 today in the NHRA Route 66 Nationals at Joliet, IL with a 4.49 ET at 324.67 MPH. This is his third top-half qualifiying position. He's hoping to raise his NHRA Top Fuel points back up past the number 7 position he held through 2 races this year after dropping down to #10 with his first round loss last week in Topeka. Vandergriff faces #12 qualifier, Scotty Cannon, many-time IHRA Pro-Mod world champion and Funny Car driver with Don Schumacher, in the first round. And DJ is....??????