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Wilkerson ends yearlong winless drought in NHRA

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KENT, Wash. (AP) - Tim Wilkerson ended a yearlong winless drought by racing to his third consecutive Funny Car title at the O'Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Northwest Nationals at Pacific Raceways on Sunday.

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Wilkerson drove his Ford Mustang to a 4.146-second run at 300.53 mph to defeat Jack Beckman, who finished in 4.598 at 238.64.

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