Congratulations Vern Huson – 77-car for taking home the Main Event trophy at South Sound Speedway August 27th
Posted by General | Posted on 24-08-2016| Posted in
Thank you Big Mountain Mail for your dedicated sponsorship to Vintage Modified Racing Association.
Thank you Leonard Schmidt and Les Yeager for your support to the Vintage teams.
It was busy night for Vern Huson Saturday, August 27th. Vern pulls into the pits in time to get set up and hit the track for qualifying. After qualifying Vern had his hands full making repairs and wasn’t able to drive in the Heat Race. It took him the better part of the afternoon on repairs. Vern was able to hit the track for the Main Event. The first few laps of the Main Event was lead by Dawn Huntley, 59-car. Not knowing how his car was going to handle, Robert Rux, 88-car started in the back due to slamming into the wall during the Heat Race which caused extensive damage to the passenger side of his car. It took Robert and his pit crew, with additional help from other pit crews, over an hour to make repairs and literally pulled in-line for the Main Event as the cars were heading for the track. Dawn Huntley, 59-car started in the front but was over taken by Mike Clother, 7-car with Devin Eierman , 6-car hot on his bumper. Unfortunately, Chuck Peterson, 23-car had to pull off the track early with car trouble and was not able to return to the Main Event. Later, Devin and Mike did some rubbin and sent both of them into the pits. Now with 5-laps to go out of 30, it was neck and neck with the 77 and 88 cars.
Congratulations to Vern Huson taking the checkered flag and 1st place trophy. Robert Rux taking 2nd and Dawn Huntley taking 3rd. An exciting night of racing!
Devin Eierman won the Heat Race. He started in the back and quickly made his way through the cars too take the checkered flag. Congrats Devin!
Congratulations Robert Rux, 88-car for taking 2nd and Dawn Huntley, 59-car for taking 3rd in the Main Event.
Thank you to our 2016 club sponsors:
2Bros Construction, Co – Kelso, WA – 360/449-2787
Bath Fitters – Jeremy Nichols/Sales Consultant – 253/278-2047
Big Mountain Mail – 866/910-1070
Bowtie Performance – 253/862-4159
Charles Schwab – Shane Conway/Financial Consultant – 253/274-9996
Delta Camshaft – 253/383-4152
Evergreen Speedway –
Ikes Auto Repair – 360/858-3063
Jim Jones Trucking
Puyallup Pizza Time – Local Deliveries – 253/841-9515
Quality Carriers – 866/208-8050
Soil and Water Technologies – 360/281-5406
South Sound Speedway –
Streamline Auto Body – 253-376-1917
Timberline Trusses – 866/338-4300
Wenatchee Valley Super Oval –
Our last race of the season will be Saturday, September 3rd. Please keep in mind the Evergreen Fair will be open at the same time as the race track, so plan accordingly.
Classes Racing: Vintage Modifieds, Figure 8 Mania – Super Stcks, Outlaw Figure 8, Stinger 8, Pro4 Trucks and Dwarf Cars
Tickets for the grand stand will also get you into the fair. Grand Stand prices are $22.00 16 yr to adult, $15.00 age 6-15, age 62+ the price is $17.00
Gates open at 4:00 pm and racing begins at 6:00 pm