Dixon, Worsham, Line Favored to win NHRA SummitRacing.com Nationals at The Strip at LVMS

Fred Crespi, oddsmaker for the sports book at The Palms Resort & Casino in Las Vegas likes Larry Dixon, Del Worsham and Jason Line to win Sunday’s NHRA SummitRacing.com Nationals finals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

Dixon, a past winner at The Strip at LVMS, is listed at 3/1, just ahead of defending champion and perennial favorite Tony Schumacher (4/1). Worsham is listed at 4/1, just ahead of NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series Funny Car points leader Ron Capps (5/1) and Ashley Force Hood (also at 5/1). Line’s line is 5/2, ahead of defending Pro Stock champ Jeg Coughlin Jr. (3/1).

The NHRA SummitRacing.com Nationals will kick off Thursday evening with a free driver autograph session from 6-8 p.m. in the Key West Room at The Palms Resort & Casino (www.palms.com). Drivers scheduled to appear include: Tony Schumacher, Jeg

Coughlin Jr., Cruz Pedregon, Ron Capps, Antron Brown, Jack Beckman, Kurt Johnson, Morgan Lucas, Shawn Langdon, Urs Erbacher, Matt Hagan, Jeff Arend, Johnny Gray, Kenny Koretsky, David Baca and Bob Bode. Many more are expected to join the festivities.

To purchase NHRA tickets or obtain additional information, please call the LVMS ticket office at (702) 644-4444 or visit www.LVMS.com.

Larry Dixon 3/1
Tony Schumacher 4/1
Antron Brown 9/2
Brandon Bernstein 6/1
Cory McClenathan 7/1
Doug Kalitta 10/1
Morgan Lucas 12/1
Shawn Langdon 15/1
Spencer Massey 25/1
Joe Hartley 50/1
Field (all others) 18/1

Del Worsham 4/1
Ron Capps 5/1
Ashley Force Hood 5/1
Robert Hight 6/1
Tim Wilkerson 8/1
Jack Beckman 9/1
Cruz Pedregon 10/1
Tony Pedregon 10/1
Bob Tasca III 12/1
John Force 12/1
Field (all others) 18/1

Jason Line 5/2
Jeg Coughlin Jr. 3/1
Greg Anderson 9/2
Mike Edwards 6/1
Allen Johnson 8/1
Kurt Johnson 10/1
Ron Krisher 12/1
Larry Morgan 15/1
Warren Johnson 25/1
Jim Yates 25/1
Field (all others) 20/1