In this photo provided by NHRA, defending NHRA Mello Yello Top Fuel world champion Shawn Langdon secures the No. 1 qualifying position in his Al-Anabi Racing dragster at the fifth annual NHRA Four-Wide Nationals Saturday, April 12, 2014, at zMAX Dragway in Concord.
In this photo provided by NHRA, defending NHRA Mello Yello Top Fuel world champion Shawn Langdon secures the No. 1 qualifying position in his Al-Anabi Racing dragster at the fifth annual NHRA Four-Wide Nationals Saturday, April 12, 2014, at zMAX Dragway in Concord. Marc Gewertz AP
In this photo provided by NHRA, defending NHRA Mello Yello Top Fuel world champion Shawn Langdon secures the No. 1 qualifying position in his Al-Anabi Racing dragster at the fifth annual NHRA Four-Wide Nationals Saturday, April 12, 2014, at zMAX Dragway in Concord. Marc Gewertz AP

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