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The latest update as of March 20, 1998
The first day's qualifying results are in from Melbourne's Calder Park Raceway, site of the TAC Australian Nationals. The 300 MPH barrier "downunder" remains unbroken, with Glenn Mikres first shot of 296.63 again falling just short. There are still two more sessions scheduled for Saturday, with eliminations set for Sunday evening. Stay tuned for more results as they happen. And view all the qualifying and eliminations results from the NHRA PENNZOIL Nationals from Houston this weekend as they become available.