By Don Cook
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Devils Bowl Speedway (Mesquite)
March 24 (Saturday)
The Devils Bowl Speedway Spring Nationals have been good to Jason Johnson. He won last years Friday night race. Saturday night at the Bowl, current ASCS National Sprint Car Series presented by MAVTV points leader Jason Johnson, No. 41, defeated Wayne Johnson, No. 77x, to take the 39th annual Lucas Oil ASCS Spring Nationals.
Palm Harbor Homes sponsored Michael Lang, No. 14, started on the pole and lead 17-laps of the 30-lap feature before Brady Bacon, No. 99, passed him. Bacon held the lead with about six laps to go, but Jason Johnson passed him coming out of turn 2 to take the lead and the $4,000 prize. A hard charging Wayne Johnson, No. 77x, ended up in second, Brady Bacon, No. 99, finished third, Matt Covington, No. 11c, was fourth with Michael Lang, No. 14, ending up fifth.
For more information on the ASCS, go to: www.ascsracing.com
To view a video of the ASCS Spring Nationals feature, click below:
In the Late Model feature, Johnny Philpot Jr., No. 12p, was the feature winner. Patrik Daniel, No. 75 was second and Tom Lorenz, No. 84, was third.
It looked like Jimmy Staats, No. 39, was going to come in second in the USA Limited Modifieds feature. But with a lap to go, Pepper Kuykendall, No. 33, developed mechanical problems and Jimmy got the win. Chris Cleveland, No. 49, was second and Cody Simpson, No. 81b, was third.
To watch a video of the USA Limited Modifieds and the Late Models features, click below:
For OFFICIAL results and more information, go to: www.devilsbowl.com
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