1999 JN Chevrolet Hydrofest

Friday Results

Final Qualifying Results:

Team  Driver            Sponsor                                               Speed
U-1   Dave Villwock     Miss Budweiser                                        166.469
U-100 Chip Hanauer      Miss PICO (98-1)                                      162.793
U-10  Mark Weber        YORK International                                    160.239
U-2   Mark Tate         Freddie's Club                                        154.565
U-8   Jimmy King        Outrigger presents LLumar Window Film                 153.400
U-9   Mike Hanson       Miss Starrow Enterprises/Eagle Hardware/
                          Home Container Supplies                             144.472
U-19  Jerry Hale        Waikiki Trolley                                       143.559
U-14  Dr. Ken Muscatel  Miss Northwest Unlimited                              134.154

Friday Qualifying

 

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Honolulu, HI (October 8, 1999): After two rounds of qualifying for the JN Chevrolet Hydrofest completed, Dave Villwock is the fastest official qualifier for this weekend's racing at 166.469 mph. Chip Hanauer is second fastest with a speed of 162.793 mph. During the morning testing period, Hanauer ran a 169+ mph lap then immediately shut the boat down and pulled into the center of the Pearl Harbor course.

Friday Qualifying:

Team  Driver        Sponsor                                                         Speed
U-1   Dave Villwock Miss Budweiser                                                  166.469
U-100 Chip Hanauer  Miss PICO (98-1)                                                162.793
U-10  Mark Weber    YORK International                                              160.239
U-2   Mark Tate     Freddie's Club                                                  154.565
U-8   Jimmy King    Outrigger presents LLumar Window Film                           153.400
U-9   Mike Hanson   Miss Starrow Enterprises/Eagle Hardware/Home Container Supplies 144.472
U-19  Jerry Hale    Waikiki Trolley                                                 143.559

Yet To Qualify:

U-14, Dr. Ken Muscatel

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Past Winners: 

Year Driver       Team  Event 
1990 Tom D'eath   U-1   Outrigger Hotel Hydrofest 
1991 Mark Tate    U-10  Outrigger Hotel Hydrofest 
1992 Chip Hanauer U-1   Outrigger Hotel Hydrofest 
1993 Steve David  U-2   Outrigger Hotel Hydrofest 
1994 Mark Tate    U-10  Outrigger Hotel Hydrofest 
1995 Chip Hanauer U-1   JN Automotive Hydrofest 
1996 Mark Evans   U-1   JN Automotive Hydrofest 
1997 Mark Tate    U-10  JN Automotive Hydrofest 
1998 Mark Weber   U-10  JN Automotive Hydrofest 

Past Records (2.5 Miles): 

Qualification laps: 172.358 mph Chip Hanauer U-1  1995 
Competition lap: 166.236 mph Steve David U-2 1992
7.5 mile heat: 161.712 mph Mark Tate U-10 1997
12.5 mile heat: 154.025 mph Steve David U-2 1993
35 mile race: 151.256 mph Steve David U-2 1993 Unlimiteds Expected To Compete: Team Driver Sponsor U-1 Dave Villwock Miss Budweiser U-2 Mark Tate Freddie's Club U-8 Jimmy King LLumar Window Film U-9 Mike Hanson TBA U-10 Mark Weber YORK International U-14 Dr. Ken Muscatel TBA U-19 Jerry Hale TBA U-100 Chip Hanauer Miss PICO Unlimited Lights Expected To Compete: Team Driver Sponsor UL-23 J.W. Myers Supercuts - Apex Laser UL-72 Phil Bononcini Pocket Mechanic UL-110 Randy Haas Miss CompAir UL-9 Paul Droullard Hyundai of Hawaii Schedule: 10/8/99 - Friday 0900 Unlimited Testing 0930 Unlimited Qualifying Round 1 1100 Unlimited Qualifying Round 2 1400 Unlimited and Unlimited Light Testing 10/9/99 - Saturday 0800 Unlimited & Unlimited Light Testing 0900 Unlimited Qualifying Round 3 1000 Opening Ceremony 1045 Unlimited Qualifying Round 4 1100 Unlimited Lights Drivers Meeting 1200 Drivers Autograph Session 1214 Aerobatic Demonstration 1315 Unlimited Light Heat 1 1330 Unlimited Qualifying Round 5 1430 Sky Diving 1445 Unlimited Light Heat 2 1500 Hawaii Kai Demo 1530 Unlimited & Unlimited Light Testing 1615 Unlimited Drivers Meeting 10/10/99 - Sunday 0900 Testing 1130 Unlimited Heat 1A presented by Honolulu Advertiser and Star Bulletin 1200 Unlimited Heat 1B presented by KSSK 1215 Aerobatics Demonstration 1230 Unlimited Light Heat 3 1300 Unlimited Heat 2A presented by Budweiser 1330 Unlimited Heat 2B presented by AIG Hawaii Insurance 1400 Hawaii Kai Demo 1430 Unlimited Heat 3A presented by Outrigger Hotels 1500 Unlimited Heat 3B presented by Pizza Hut/Taco Bell 1530 Unlimited Light Final 1545 Sky diving 1610 Unlimited Final presented by JN Chevrolet 1645 Awards Ceremony

(Republished from Hydros™)