Friday, October 16, 2015

Mason Mitchell Wins The Full Throttle S'loonshine 98.9 at Kansas Speedway!

2014 ARCA Racing Series Champion wins his 2nd race of 2015 in Chicago!
Mason Mitchell, who has no plans concreted for 2016, won the Full Throttle S'loonshine 98.9 at Kansas Speedway! Kyle Weatherman, 2015 ARCA Racing Series Champion Grant Enfinger, Ryan Reed and John Wes Townley rounded out the Top 5!
Grant Enfinger was crowned 2015 ARCA Racing Champion after winning 6 races in 2015 including at Daytona!



Results

1 78 Mason Mitchell
2 22    Kyle Weatherman
3 23 Grant Enfinger
4 38    Ryan Reed
5 88 John Wes Townley
6 01 Travis Braden
7 77 Tom Hessert
8 59 David Levine
9 54 Matt Kurzejewski
10 36 Jairo Avila
11 80 Russ Dugger
12 98 Austin Wayne Self
13 2 Sarah Cornett-Ching
14 9 Thomas Praytor
15 52 Matt Tifft
16 48 James Swanson
17 58 Brandon Lynn
18 42 Bo LeMastus
19 10 Ed Pompa
20 55 Daniel Suarez
21 69 Will Kimmel
22 25 Brandon Jones
23 0 Dale Shearer
24 06 Con Nicolopoulos
25 34 Michael Basham
26 6 Josh Williams
27 00 Wayne Peterson
28 31 Richard Hauck
29 11 Richard Doheny
30 20 Tom Berte
31 68 Nick Higdon
32 3 Josh White
33 73 Mike Abram   

Brad Keselowski Speeds Past 43 Other Drivers to Start on Pole at Kansas

Brad Keselowski won the pole for Sunday's Hollywood Casino 400. He turned a lap around the Kansas Speedway at 195.503 miles per hour.
Carl Edwards, Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick, and Denny Hamlin Rounded out the Top 5! Of Course Brad Keselowski has four warnings so he will make the 2nd to last pit stall selections. Below is the starting lineup for Sunday's race.

Starting Lineup

1 2 Brad Keselowski  
2 19 Carl Edwards  
3 18 Kyle Busch  
4 4 Kevin Harvick  
5 11 Denny Hamlin  
6 24 Jeff Gordon  
7 78 Martin Truex Jr  
8 21 Ryan Blaney  
9 41 Kurt Busch  
10 31 Ryan Newman  
11 20 Matt Kenseth  
12 16 Greg Biffle  
13 27 Paul Menard  
14 22 Joey Logano  
15 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr  
16 33 Brian Scott  
17 14 Tony Stewart  
18 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr  
19 6 Trevor Bayne  
20 42 Kyle Larson  
21 48 Jimmie Johnson  
22 55 David Ragan  
23 43 Aric Almirola  
24 5 Kasey Kahne  
25 3 Austin Dillon  
26 15 Clint Bowyer  
27 47 AJ Allmendinger  
28 1 Jamie McMurray  
29 10 Danica Patrick  
30 51 Justin Allgaier  
31 9 Sam Hornish Jr  
32 7 Alex Bowman  
33 38 David Gilliland  
34 83 Matt DiBenedetto
35 34 Brett Moffitt  
36 26 J.J. Yeley  
37 46 Michael Annett  
38 13 Casey Mears  
39 35 Cole Whitt  
40 23 Jeb Burton  
41 40 Landon Cassill  
42 98 Reed Sorenson  
43 32 Will Kimmel III  
DNQ TIMMY HILL

Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway First Practice Report

First Practice was fast for Kansas. Chase Contender Brad Keselowski had the fastest lap of a 27.785 and a best speed of 194.349 miles per hour. Austin Dillon, Matt Kenseth, Ryan Newman, and Brian Scott rounded out the Top 5. Kevin Harvick was the worst of the chase drivers at 27th place. He was telling the team that he thinks the engine is the problem, that it won't go.

First Practice Results

1 2 Brad Keselowski  
2 3 Austin Dillon  
3 20 Matt Kenseth  
4 31 Ryan Newman  
5 33 Brian Scott  
6 78 Martin Truex Jr  
7 48 Jimmie Johnson  
8 41 Kurt Busch  
9 19 Carl Edwards  
10 18 Kyle Busch  
11 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr  
12 21 Ryan Blaney  
13 24 Jeff Gordon  
14 11 Denny Hamlin  
15 47 AJ Allmendinger  
16 55 David Ragan  
17 27 Paul Menard  
18 22 Joey Logano  
19 6 Trevor Bayne  
20 42 Kyle Larson  
21 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr  
22 14 Tony Stewart  
23 5 Kasey Kahne  
24 9 Sam Hornish Jr  
25 16 Greg Biffle  
26 43 Aric Almirola  
27 4 Kevin Harvick  
28 13 Casey Mears  
29 10 Danica Patrick  
30 1 Jamie McMurray  
31 51 Justin Allgaier  
32 15 Clint Bowyer  
33 7 Alex Bowman  
34 38 David Gilliland  
35 34 Brett Moffitt  
36 46 Michael Annett  
37 83 Matt DiBenedetto  
38 26 J.J. Yeley  
39 23 Jeb Burton  
40 35 Cole Whitt  
41 40 Landon Cassill  
42 98 Reed Sorenson  
43 62 Timmy Hill  
44 32 Will Kimmel III

Josh Wise To Drive For Front Row Motorsports At Talladega

Front Row Motorsports announced that Josh Wise would be behind the wheel of the #34 at Talladega Next Weekend. Josh competed for Front Row Motorsports full time last time in 2013 driving the #35. He was released at the end of the 2013 season where he would replace Michael McDowell at Phil Parsons Racing. He was with Phil Parsons Racing when it transitioned into Premium Motorsports. He asked for his release from Premium Motorsports on July 13th. Since he has drove for Go Green Racing. Earlier this year driving for Phil Parsons Racing Josh finished a career best of 10th! We wish Josh the best of luck at Talladega!

Johnny Sauter Departing From Thor Sport Racing For GMS Racing

Johnny Sauter made a shocking announcement this morning that he would be departing ThorSport Racing for GMS Racing. Johnny Sauter has raced for ThorSport Racing since 2009. He got his first Camping World Truck Series win at Las Vegas driving for ThorSport Racing and since that win he's had at least one win every year in the Camping World Truck Series. Johnny Sauter made one Sprint Cup Series Start in 2015 Driving the #83 for BK Racing. He finished in 19th place in the 2015 Daytona 500! Look for Johnny Sauter to contnue his 7 year streak into 2016.
Of Course Austin Dillon Sent GMS Racing to Victory Lane for the first time in the Camping World Truck Series earlier this season at New Hampshire during the 500th Truck Series Race, GMS Is Most known for producing great ARCA Drivers like 2 Time ARCA Racing Series Champion Grant Enfinger. (Koelle, 2015)