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Robert Overholser wins Funny Car race at Firebird Raceway

Robert Overholser of Clovis, Calif., defeated Kris Krabil of Kent, Wash., at the Nightfire Nationals on Saturday at Firebird Raceway. The race served as a qualifying run and the semifinal round from the rain-delayed NHRA Heritage Series event in Salt Lake City. Overholser moved into the top spot in qualifying at a 5.83-second elapsed time at 248.71 miles per hour.

The Nightfire Nationals conclude Sunday with final eliminations beginning at 4:30 p.m. Adult tickets are $25 at the gate, $5 for children ages 6 through 12, and free for children 5 and younger.

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