ARCA

Minutiae RACE-TOBER 11, 2010

THE WORLD OF OUTLAWS WINGED SPRINTERS SPENT SATURDAY NIGHT AT EL-BRIDGE, NEW YORK’S…ROLLING WHEELS RACEWAY WHERE STEVE KINSER HAS BEEN COMING SINCE 1980 AND IN 2010… (30 YEARS LATER)…IT WAS KINSER PASSING HIS SON KRAIG ON LAP 17 OF THE 25 LAP ”CAUTION FREE” RACE TO RECORD HIS 12TH WIN AT THE TRACK…AND THE 561ST OUTLAW WIN …OF HIS CAREER…

FAST QUALIFIER… RR-AZ ALUM DONNY SCHATZ RAN 2ND WITH POINT LEADER JASON MEYERS 3RD

GLENDALE’S BEN GREGG QUALIFIED 19TH RAN 5TH IN HIS HEAT RACE AND WAS SHOWN 21ST IN THE OUTLAW MAIN…

WORLD OF OUTLAWS CHAMPIONSHIP STANDINGS THROUGH OCTOBER 9

1. JASON MEYERS            8887
2. STEVE KINSER              8789 (  -98)
3. DONNY SCHATZ            8781 (-106)
4. JOEY SALDANA             8754 (-133)
5. JASON SIDES                 8640 (-247)

THE OUTLAWS NOW HAVE JUST A TRIO OF RACES REMAINING WITH THE FINAL ROUNDS DETERMINING THEIR 2010 ”CHAMPEEN”…THE WEEKEND OF NOVEMBER 4TH – 5TH & 6TH AT THE ”DIRT TRACK AT CHARLOTTE”…

THE U.S.A.C. C.R.A. “CAL SPRINTERS” WERE BACK AT WEASLEY NAMED PERRIS SPEEDWAY SATURDAY NIGHT FOR THE 9TH TIME THIS YEAR WHERE IT WAS MATT MITCHELL PASSING RR-AZ ALUM CORY KRUSEMAN HALFWAY THRU THE 30 LAPPER TO TAKE THE LEAD AND 15 LAPS LATER THE WIN AHEAD OF RICKIE GAUNT 2ND…AND… GREGG BRAGG…3RD

THE ”CAL SPRINTERS” WILL NOW TAKE A COUPLE OF WEEKS OFF BEFORE RETURNING TO PAREE FOR THE 10TH TIME IN 2010 ON SATURDAY…OCTOBER 23RD

THE U.S.A.C. “SILVER CROWNERS” HEADED TO THE ”ACTION TRACK” IN…TERRE HAUTE, INDIANA FOR THE PENULTIMATE ROUND OF THE 2010 SEASON WHERE IT WAS LEVI JONES PASSING DAVE DARLAND 5 LAPS FROM THE END OF THE 100 LAPPER TO EARN THE WIN… AHEAD OF TONY STEWART TEAMMATE BRYAN CLAUSON…2ND AND STEVE COTTLE…3RD

INTERESTINGLY DARLAND AFTER GETTING PASSED FOR THE LEAD  ”FLIPPED” OUT OF THE JOINT ON LAP 99 BUT THE MOST SERIOUS INCIDENT OF THE NIGHT INVOLVED SHANE HMEIL WHO “FLIPPED” IN QUALIFYING AND IS IN THE INTENSIVE CARE UNIT…AT AN INDIANAPOLIS HOSPITAL…

THE SILVER CROWNER’S” PUT A “FORK” IN THE 2010 SEASON…NEXT WEEKEND WITH A 150 LAPPER…AT ”HOLY TOLEDO” SPEEDWAY WHERE BUD KAEDING LEADS LEVI JONES…BY JUST ONE POINT…IN THE CHAMPIONSHIP BATTLE…

THE A.R.C.A. SERIES SHOWED UP AT ROCKINGHAM FOR THE 2010 SEASON ENDING…200 LAPPER WHICH SAW…RICHARD CHILDRESS ”GRAND-SPAWN”…TY DILLON…WIN FOR THE 2ND TIME IN THREE A.R.C.A. TRIES…AS HE LED THE FINAL 40 LAPS FOR THE WIN AHEAD OF POLE SITTER KEVIN SWINDELL 2ND IN A TOYOTA WITH CHAD FINLEY IN AN…OBAMALET…3RD

PATRICK SHELTRA CLINCHED THE 2010 A.R.C.A. DRIVING TITLE WITH A 5TH PLACE RUN JUST AHEAD OF 6THND IN POINTS…- 25 BEHIND SHELTRA… PLACE FINISHING CRAIG GOESS WHO ENDED THE SEASON 2

AND THAT’S A WRAP…FOR A.R.C.A…FOR THE 2010 CAMPAIGN…

SHANE HMIEL…SUFFERED CRITICAL INJURIES (BROKEN NECK BROKEN BACK INDUCED COMA) IN A QUALIFYING ACCIDENT AND WAS TRANSPORTED TO…INDIANAPOLIS’ METHODIST HOSPITAL…SATURDAY NIGHT…WHERE HE REMAINS IN THE INTENSIVE CARE UNIT.

RE…THE ”CUPCAKE DIVA” DANICA PATRICK FROM SATURDAY’S JOURNEYMAN RACE AT FON-TUCKY…A “RACER’S QUESTION” WHEN YOUR SPOTTER SAYS 1) ”OUTSIDE” 2) ”OUTSIDE,” AND 3) “OUTSIDE” WHAT DO YOU THINK THAT MEANS IN…ON TRACK…RACING PARLANCE???…

AND THAT’S IT…HAPPY MOTORING…