Import Face-Off 2012: Topeka, KS

 
Photos by Cliff Wallace

Results from Topeka, KS - September 2nd, 2012

FWD presented by S.P.E.C. clutches and flywheels
Winner - Besserer, Max - Golden, CO - '95 Civic - 9.49 @ 163.67
R/U - Bereman, Shane - Ponca City, OK - '92 Honda - 10.87 @ [ … ]

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