Carl Spiering qualifies fifth at IHRA event at Milan

MILAN, MICHIGAN (May 24, 2008) – Carl Spiering driving the Eaton Cutler-Hammer Pro Modified Corvette, qualified fifth with a 6.054-second 235.27-mph pass at this weekend’s International Hot Rod Association Motor City Nationals.

Spiering vaulted the ERD 526-cubic inch Supercharged Hemi powered 1963 Corvette Stingray solidly into the top half of the field in the fourth and final qualifying session at Milan Dragway in Michigan.

The Eaton Cutler-Hammer entry will race Jason Stock’s 1963 Corvette from Lino Lakes, Minnesota in the first round of the final eliminations on Sunday.

The Motor City Nationals is the third event in the 11-race Knoll-Gas Motorsports Nitro Jam schedule for 2008. For more information regarding this event, go to, or

Carl Spiering Motorsports, would like to thank Cutler-Hammer and Powerware brand products for their continued support along with his associate sponsors: (ATC) Aluminum Trailer Co., Competition Tire Canada - Goodyear Racing Tires, ERD (Engine Research & Development), Excel Tool & Die, Tim McAmis Race Cars, NGK Spark Plugs, Pennzoil®, PSI Superchargers, Bicknell Racing Products (BRP), The Trailer Shop, VP Racing Fuels, Aeroquip Performance Products, G-Force Race Cars Inc., Cynergy Composites, Scott Jahren Paint and JET Equipment and Tools Ltd.

For more information about Carl Spiering Motorsports, please contact Bruce Mehlenbacher at

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