|The competitors line up for the opening shot at ATS Diesel.|
|Soot fills the cell... the first pulls are underway.|
So the day began with official shots taken of the trucks. Unfortunately, Cory Chomos of Alberta, Canada had an electrical problem and could not get his truck started. The delay pushed back the start of the first dyno run by two hours. At 11:05 the first truck pulled in to the dyno cell to get strapped down, Troy Sankey of Stevens Point, Wisc.
|Pushing Cory's Chev 2500 into the dyno cell.|
|Wes Beech's team standing ready to capture the action.|
Danick St. Pierre of Quebec, who did the second dyno pull of the day, produced a big nitrous backfire that caused spectators to flinch. No serious damage though.
At day's end an assortment of people from the competitor teams helps
Day One is in the books. Wednesday we'll proceed to Bandimere Speedway for drag racing and other action.
TO BE CONTINUED