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Ron Capps tops Funny Car field at Baytown

Created: 04/29/2015 6:53 PM WNYT.com
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BAYTOWN, Texas (AP) — Ron Capps raced to his second Funny Car victory of the season Sunday, beating teammate Jack Beckman in the O'Reilly Auto Parts NHRA SpringNationals.

Capps powered past Beckman in the final round to earn his 44th Funny Car victory and move into second behind John Force on NHRA's career wins list in the division.

In a battle between Don Schumacher Racing Dodge Chargers, Capps finished in 4.244 seconds at 258.32 mph, while Beckman trailed with a 4.480 at 205.16.

Doug Kalitta won in Top Fuel, and Erica Enders-Stevens topped the Pro Stock field.

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