Steven Densham wins Ignitor Funny Car title at Firebird Raceway

Steven Densham of Bellflower, Calif., claimed the 45th Annual NAPA Auto Parts Ignitor Nitro Opener at Firebird Raceway on Sunday. The NHRA Heritage Series points leader stretched his lead with his second straight win. Driving the “Teacher’s Pet” 1969 Camaro, Densham ran 5.81-240.25 mph to defeat Roger Garten of Fallbrook, Calif.

Sunday’s local champions include Mike Coltrin of Boise in Super Gas, Mark Barnhart of Emmett in Super Pro, Joe Witherspoon of Caldwell in Pro, and Troy McDonald of Nampa in Sportsman.