By Don Cook
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
LoneStar Speedway (Kilgore)
September 25 (Thursday)
It was the first of three nights of racing at the $72,000 Armadillo Nationals at LoneStar Speedway in Kilgore, TX. Thursday night was heats and qualifying races for the Modifieds, Limited Modifieds and Factory Stocks. The top four cars in each class locked themselves in for Saturday’s finales. Racing continues Friday with more heats and qualifiers. Saturday is for the big bucks and the Champions to be crowned.
Day Motorsports Modified A qualifier Winners: Rodney Wing, No. 51, Kyle Pleasant, No. 6x, Jamie Burford, No. 19, was Dennie Gieber, No. 33, are locked in for Saturday's finale. John Whittington, No. 5w, Ralo Pilkington, No. 22, Chris Brown, No. 21, Bobby Malcus, No. 4m, Steve Whiteaker, No. 89c, and Wes Armstrong, No. 5x, round out the top ten.
To view a video of the Modified A Qualifier, click below:
Smiley's Racing Products Limited Modified A qualifier Winners: Steve Whiteaker, No. 89c, Dennie Gieber, No. 15w, Randy Seals, No. 19, Cutris Caldwell, No. 1c, are locked in for Saturday's finale. Cory Tutt, No. 14c, Taylor Williams, No. 9, Gary Stuckey, No. 47, Jason Stuckey, No. 47, Jason Tiner, No. 1t, and Brandon Bell, No. b17, round out the top ten.
To view a video of the Limited Modified A qualifier, click below:
Blaines' Motor Supply Factory Stock A qualifier Winners: Billy Meazell, No. 50, Shawn Graham, No. xxx, Johnathan Stewart, No. 29, Jeff Crane, No. 99, are locked in for Saturday's finale. Eddie Fleming, No. 50f, Jeffery T. Bates, No. 3, Jesse Meazell, No. 15k, Anthony Bonfanti, No. 37, and Tracey Cundieff, No. 93, round out the top ten.
To view a video of the Factory Stock A qualifier, click below:
Darin Short, of www.darinshort.com marketing, talking to the drivers.
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