-Phoenix, Arizona-February 19th
Robert Hight powered his Weld Racing wheel equipped Auto Club Ford Mustang past John Force Racing teammate Mike Neff when he posted a 4.139 at 307.07 in the final. It was Hight’s first win at Firebird Int’l Raceway and 24th of his career
“It’s pretty exciting two weekends in a row having all-John Force Fords in the final,” said Hight. “You have to cherish that because you know that’s not going to keep happening. It’s tough to do.”
With the win, Hight moved to second in the points standings behind teammate Neff. Team owner John Force sits third, four points behind Hight. Force fell in the first round to daughter Courtney Force, who went on to her first semifinal appearance.