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  • 07 01 2016



Brian Mullins led lap 1 but Jason Gamble took over from there. “Sheriff” Chad Scranton stole it 2 laps later but the right rear went down on lap 4 as Nick Leconte spun out of turn 4. Gamble, Mullins, and Grady Christian would restart in the top 3. Augie Burtram spun in turn 2 on lap 8 as Christian passed Gamble for the lead. On lap 10 Terry Dunbar spun in turn 2 as Grady Christian spun in turn 4 from the lead! Christian got P1 back as the caution was deemed on Dunbar. A 1 lap dash was set up and “Shady” Grady held on for his first 1-800-ASK GARY Thunderstock feature win. Jason Gamble, Davey Kinsey, Brian Mullins, and Justin Durbin completed the top 5.

The RaceCar Engineering Late Models battled for 25 laps around the 1/3 mile Bubba Raceway Park and it started with Jack Nosbisch, Jr. out front. Mark Whitener, however, stole the lead halfway through lap 1. A debris caution came out on lap 2 setting Whitener up with Nosbisch and Richard Ferry in tow. Whitener caught lapped traffic on lap 6 and the next lap Nosbisch hit Whitener as he took the lead. As the 2 fought for P1 Bo Allen crept into the picture. Whitener began to reel Nosbisch in mainly in turn 1 but couldn’t quite get an opportunity until lap 15 when he did it in turn 2. Just a lap later Bo Allen lost the left rear in a heartbreaker. The restart gave Nosbisch what he needed to have a shot at Whitener but under caution Nosbisch’s right rear went down. The 2 Big Frog chassis would then restart 1-2 with Whitener over Christian Augspurger. Keith Nosbisch, Rich Pratt, and Richard Ferry. They would stay that way over the 9 lap green flag run as Whitener tied Ivedent Lloyd, Jr. on points with the win.

The Rent-N-Roll Gladiators were next with a 6 car 12 lap feature for all glory. Billy Holmes took an early lead and he never relinquished it. “Terrible” Tony LaPorta was 2nd with Casey Feaster, Randy Harless, and Steve Johnson.

The 1-800-ASK GARY Thunderstocks ran Feature #2 last to end a wonderful night of racing. “Big Frog” Augie Burtram was the early race leader but lost it on lap 8 when “Shady Grady” made the bold move after a 3 wide race with Burtram and Chad Scranton. Just 1 lap after John Thorpe slowed out of turn 4 and brought the yellow out with just 11 laps to go. On lap 10 Brandon Tillander spun the Appleby-Winne Racing #60 on the front straight and damaged the wall. Christian continued to hold the field off as Scranton, Jason Gamble, Burtram, and Alan Lane tried to earn their own glory with just 5 laps left. An intense battle ensued and on the final lap “Shady Grady” just lost it in turn 2 and Chad Scranton clipped him and sent the 36 around. Scranton held Jason Gamble off the final lap. Brian Mullins, Big Frog, and "Dairy Queen" Jonathan Appleby bounced back to complete the top 5.

Next week is the Powell Memorial, a special event for the entire Racing Community. Friday night will see the RaceCar Engineering Late Models and Buddy's Home Furnishings Limited Late Models alongside the Hobby Stocks and the Rent-N-Roll Gladiators. A $5000 to win event for the Late Models but more importantly you are forever remembered as a Powell Memorial champion.

Bubba Raceway Park Results (5/26)

RaceCar Engineering Late Models

1- 58 Mark Whitener
2- 35 Christian Augspurger
3- 02 Keith Nosbisch
4- 0 Rich Pratt
5- 17 Richard Ferry
6- 18 JO Nobles
7- B69 Bryan Bernhardt
8- 71 Bo Allen
9- 111 Andy Cobb
10- 70 Win Ingersoll
11- 01 Jack Nosbisch
12- 72P Len Parrish
13- 15 Cody Blair
DNS- 41K John Kellum

Buddy's Home Furnishings Limited Late Models

1- 18JO JO Nobles
2- 20 Adam Higginbotham
3- 21G Forrest Gough
4- 01 Kevin Mills
5- 8 Eddie Gainey
6- 2X Caleb McGillivray
7- 15 Shane Koperda
8- 80H Howard O'Steen
9- 5C Christian McGillivray
10- 118 David Showers, Jr.
11- 81 Josh Hughes
12- 17 Blaise Hetznecker
13- 18 David Showers
14- 11C Cory Hupp
15- 20C Cheyanne Cox
16- 27M Miles Cox
17- 26 David Ponder
18- 66 Ricky Land
DNS- 61 Thomas Scott

1-800-ASK GARY Thunderstocks Feature 1

1- 36 Grady Christian
2- 21 Jason Gamble
3- 1 Davey Kinsey
4- 28 Brian Mullins
5- 12 Justin Durbin
6- 114 John Thorpe
7- 05 Alan Lane
8- 15 Mike Valdes
9- 14 James Sullivan, III
10- 33 Donnie Dobbins
11- 09 William Edwards
12- 16 Brian Schrunk
13- 72 Terry Dunbar
14- 28E Brandon Elwood
15- 5W Eddie Kilbury
16- 2W Nick Leconte
17- 58 Augie Burtram
18- 84 Chris Fontaine
19- 31 Josh Sanford
20- 73 Brandon Tillander
21- 19 Brian Shea
22- 6 Tony Campbell
23- 27 Chad Scranton
24- 34 Mark Trexler

1-800-ASK GARY Thunderstock Feature 2

1- 27 Chad Scranton
2- 21 Jason Gamble
3- 28 Brian Mullins
4- 58 Augie Burtram
5- 69A Jonathan Appleby
6- 84 Chris Fontaine
7- 05 Alan Lane
8- 1 Davey Kinsey
9- 09 William Edwards
10- 72 Terry Dunbar
11- 31 Mike Tyre
12- 16 Brian Schrunk
13- 36 Grady Christian
14- 28E Brandon Elwood
15- 25 Cody Kinsey
16- 114 John Thorpe
17- 49 DJ Horiski
18- 5W Eddie Kilbury
19- 73 Brandon Tillander
20- 12 Justin Durbin
21- 15 Mike Valdes
22- 33 Donnie Dobbins
23- 34S John Smith
DNS- 3 Scott Haas
DNS- 6 Tony Campbell

Rent-N-Roll Gladiators

1- 26 Billy Holmes
2- 3T Tony LaPorta
3- 20 Casey Feaster
4- 12 Randy Harless
5- 81 Steve Johnson
6- 83 Kody Fisher

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