TWITCHY RACE REPORTS
(BRASELTON, GA) Lanier National Speedway was the place to be for the Cars and Stars of the ASRS Home Tracks Series as the Killer FocusModifieds and Driven Designz Sprint Cars would take to the track for race #5 of their 7-race mini-series. The evening seen 13 Mods and 13 Sprint Cars make the trip to do battle.
As for the Killer Focus Modifieds the theme would continue as the Maxxed Out Motorsports team continued their total domination in the class. Leading qualifying it was John Kennedy grabbing the pole. Behind Kennedy it was Steve Ritter 2nd, Nick Coffman 3rd, Brad Cross 4th, and Todd LaBoube rounded out the top 5. The race would go flag to flag no cautions with John Kennedy leading all 40 laps cruising to his 5th career ASRS Victory and first of the 2018 HomeTracks Series. Following Kennedy was fellow teammates Brad Cross 2nd, and Nick Coffman 3rd, with Steve Ritter breaking up the Maxxed Out run finishing 4th, and Todd LaBoube rounded out the top 5.
As for the point standings Brad Cross increased his point lead over teammate Jared Mogard who sits 2nd in the standings, Steve Ritter is 1 point behind Mogard 3rd in the standings, with John Kennedy jumping up 4 spots to sit 4th in the standings with his win tonight and rounding out the top 5 in the standings is Todd LaBoube in 5th.
Next up would be the Driven Designz Sprint Cars for their 30-lap main event to cap off the evening. As mentioned 13 Sprints made the call tonight and following qualifying it was DJ Kilanowski grabbing the pole. Following him it was Brad Cross 2nd, Jason Stewart 3rd, Todd LaBoube 4th, and Steve Ritter rounded out the top 5.
The race only had 2 quick yellow periods and when the checkers flew it was DJ Kilanowski leading all 30 laps of the event enroute to his 3rd career ASRS Victory. DJ has enjoyed some very early and consistent success with ASRS in his short time with the league all coming on the Dirt. Following DJ was Brad Cross 2nd, Jason Stewart 3rd, Brandon Boyd went from his 10th starting spot to finish 4th, and Steve Ritter would round out the top 5. As for the point standings things get a bit more interesting with just 2 races left as John Kennedy maintains the point lead. However, it’s a small point lead with DJ Kilanowski sitting 2nd in the standings just 3 points out of the lead following this win, 3rd in the points is Jason Stewart who moved up 3 spots, Jim Foose sits 4th in points, and Jared Mogard rounds out the top 5 in the standings.
Next week the Home Tracks Series is OFF due to Valentine’s Day. But be sure to stay in touch next Wednesday February 21st as the Home Tracks Series is back in action from the Knoxville Raceway. Will the Maxxed Out domination in the Killer Focus Modifieds continue? Can they win the entire mini-series as a team? For the Driven Designz Sprint Cars, can Kennedy hang on to the point lead or will Dirt ringer DJ Kilanowski steal the point title? These questions and more to be answered in 2 weeks!!!!!