By Don Cook
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Kennedale Speedway Park (Kennedale)
July 30 (Saturday)
Ryan Beechler, #6, was the Sprint Series of Texas feature winner at Kennedale Speedway Park Saturday night. This was the second KSP appearance of the season for the SST series. Thirty-one SST Sprints competed at the 1/4 mile, semi-banked, clay track. Jeff Emerson, #35, came in second and Mike Herring, #99, was third. This was Jeff's first race in a SST Sprint.
For more information on the Sprint Series of Texas, go to: www.sprintseriesoftexas.com
To view a video of the SST feature race, click below:
In one of the closest races of the evening, Glen Hibbard, #127, battled current points leader Keith White, #1, for the IMCA Modified feature win. Hibbard and White kept swapping the lead, but with one lap to go, Glen edged out White for the win. Jacob Pirkle, #41, came in third.
Next week the IMCA Modifieds will be running for $1,000 to win.
Hard Luck Award. Matt Martin, #11, had mechanical problems during the heat races. He loaded up his car and went back to his shop. Matt installed another motor and make it back to compete in the Modifieds A-main.
To view a video of the Modifieds feature, click below:
For the second week in-a-row Gary Fox, #12, was the IMCA Southern SportMods feature winner. Dean Abbey, #26, came close, but settled for second place. Jake UpChurch, #24, was third.
Current points leader Keith White, #1, was the IMCA Stock Cars feature winner. A hard charging Jay Bransom, #29, was second and veteran Levi Hodges, #108, was third.
Jeff Kinnaird, #07, was the IMCA Hobby Stocks feature winner. John Villars, #15j, was second and Frank Lackey, #41, was third.
Arlington's Ryan Power's, #12r, was the Street Stocks feature winner. Justin Lamar, #121j, was second and Kirk Williams, #11w, was third.
The Pre Race Show with www.racinwithneal.com featured Jason Howell, #44, the Track Announcer, Doug Rollo and David Redmon, #54. The Pre Race Show begins at 6:15 and features driver interviews, free color photos and autographs.
To purchase KSP photos, go to: www.debbiesracinpics.com
For more information on Kennedale Speedway Park, go to: www.raceksp.com
To view a video of the IMCA SportMods, IMCA Stocks Cars, IMCA Hobby Stocks, and Street Stocks, click on the Racing Highlights video below:
To view some photos from KSP, click below: