Archive for February, 2011

Summy Tire and Auto to sponsor new Wild Thing class

February 28, 2011 3 Comments
Summy Tire and Auto to sponsor new Wild Thing class

Summy Tire and Auto will be the series point fund sponsor this year for the new Wild Thing four-cylinder division at Quincy Raceways. “We’re expecting this to be a great new class with a lot of cars,” said Carter, whose business had been the longtime sponsor of the late model trophy dash at the track. […]

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Fans pick Carlin to win third straight championship

February 27, 2011 3 Comments

Steve Carlin was the choice by online voters to win a third straight and fifth overall hobby stock track title. Carlin backers rallied their favorite from a sligjht deficit Sunday afternoon to get past Bobby Anders. Here’s how the top five in the voting looked: 1. Steve Carlin, 31.4 percent 2. Bobby Anders, 24.8 3. […]

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Anders has slight lead over Carlin as voting nears end

February 27, 2011 0 Comments
Anders has slight lead over Carlin as voting nears end

Bobby Anders will try and hold off Steve Carlin the rest of Sunday to earn the right to be the blog fans’ pick to win the 2011 hobby stock track title. Voting will close at 11 p.m. CST. At 2:47 p.m. Sunday, Anders had 25.9 percent of the votes and Carlin 22.4. Carlin won his […]

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Best dirt feuds of 2011? How about these …

February 26, 2011 5 Comments
Best dirt feuds of 2011? How about these …

Go ahead, admit it. Some of the best entertainment on Sunday nights at the Bullring is when two of your favorite drivers start a little extracurricular bangin’ on the backstretch. We like to call those little mano-a-mano, driver-to-driver flare-ups “feuds” — as in Hatfields and McCoys. Here are my guesses for some of the top feuds […]

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Modifieds: Cosmetic Countdown — No. 1

February 25, 2011 4 Comments
Modifieds: Cosmetic Countdown — No. 1

Tony Dunker has won more ZZ Top Sharp Dressed Man awards than any other driver at the Bullring, and this is my favorite Team Four effort of all-time. The green/white on black mix looked absolutely great on the track.

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Modifieds: Cosmetic Countdown — No. 2

February 24, 2011 1 Comment
Modifieds: Cosmetic Countdown — No. 2

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Modifieds: Cosmetic Countdown — No. 3

February 24, 2011 0 Comments
Modifieds: Cosmetic Countdown — No. 3

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Modifieds: Cosmetic Countdown — No. 4

February 24, 2011 0 Comments
Modifieds: Cosmetic Countdown — No. 4

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Modifieds: Cosmetic Countdown — No. 5

February 23, 2011 1 Comment
Modifieds: Cosmetic Countdown — No. 5

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Modifieds: Cosmetic Countdown — No. 6

February 23, 2011 0 Comments
Modifieds: Cosmetic Countdown — No. 6

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