Announcements and More

Catching Up and Getting Ready for 2015 

Test and Tune will be April 11th and 12th at the usual 1 PM to 5 PM times. We will continue to use the American Racer 970's and they should be in stock at the track by Tuesday. I would call the track at 989.235.5200 to make sure someone will be there to help you. Ron says he expects that the IMCA Mod tires will be in stock on or about March 20th. He will let me know if and when that is definite.

Opening night will be April 18th at 7:30 PM. Memorial Day Weekend racing will be May 23rd and 24th. The Fourth of July falls on a Saturday and in order to keep from hurting the regular Friday night tracks that surround us, CMS will only run the night of the Fourth. The Government doesn't plan on 'celebrating' on July 6th. The Labor Day Weekend will be September 5th and 6th and finally, the Great Lakes Nationals will be run on Saturday and Sunday, September 19th and 20th.


The 2015 rules packages are here: LATE MODEL, IMCA, PRO STOCK, STREET STOCK, and the GENERAL CMS RULES. The 2015 SCHEDULE IS HERE.

You can reach me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. as you have been able to reach me since this site started back in 1993. I have or can get you the honest answer far more often than you can get it on FaceBook. You may find this hard to believe but not everything you read on FB is true.

Right about here, I need to apologize for my inattentiveness during the majority of the 2014 season. My wife began to have neurological (brain) issues early in February of 2014 and by the time things got sorted out, things had spiraled out of control and my attention was not on racing. Things haven't improved with her but they have at least stabilized. I will try to do better this season. Without my crew at the track picking up and carrying my load, things would have really been bad. I appreciate the work they did under some bad circumstances.

 


For those that intend to have minors entering the pits, here is the minor release form to have pre-filled out. PLEASE NOTE! "Legal" people say you need to do one of two things. Fill it out and have it notarized or fill it out but don't sign it until you are at the track so track officials can countersign it. Other forms will be posted here shortly.

 

April 30, 2011

The 2011 racing season at Crystal Motor Speedway started out right where 2010 left off with Cheney Newland victorious in the Pro Stock event. While nobody had anything for the defending Port City Pro Stock champion, the racing action was fast and furiuos behind him. A mid race incident really shuffled the deck as the 44 machine of Blake Hollenbeck went up in one of the biggest clouds of smoke seen at CMS in a long time which brought out a caution. With so much smoke in the air, drivers had to take evasive action but Don Rohn ended up in the trees off of turn one. The man on the move was Vern Buskirk as he came from the very back of the pack to finish second after a furious battle with the 26 of Barry Rinard who would eventually settle for third in a very beat up race car.

Heat races went to Cheney Newland and Jeremie Raby.

Pro Stock Feature Winner - Chaney Newland, April 30, 2011Current Points Standings (Top 20)

Pos Car No Driver Points

  1. 54 Chaney Newland 40
  2. B76 Vern Buskirk 39
  3. 26 Barry Rinard 38
  4. 45 Mike Husted 37
  5. 25 Jacob Headley 36
  6. 1* Gary Buskirk 35
  7. 17 Gordon Snyder 34
  8. 4 Guy Hommerding 33
  9. 88 Todd Bush 32
  10. 3 Scott Bouck 31
  11. 77H Bret Hollenbeck 30
  12. 52K Ryan Kent 29
  13. 17M Robert McDonald, Sr. 28
  14. 65 Don Rohn 27
  15. 66L Terry LaClear 26
  16. 44H Blake Hollenbeck 25
  17. 3H Rodney Heikkila 24
  18. 33 Doug McKeown, Sr. 23
  19. 65X Kevin Rohn 22
  20. 80 Jeramie Raby 21

Tonights Results

A Feature

  1. Chaney Newland (, MI) 
  2. Vern Buskirk (Crystal, MI) 
  3. Barry Rinard (Brant, MI) 
  4. Mike Husted (Ionia, MI) 
  5. Jacob Headley (Belding, MI) 
  6. Gary Buskirk (Stanton, MI) 
  7. Gordon Snyder (Sumner, MI) 
  8. Guy Hommerding (Jackson, MI) 
  9. Todd Bush (Hudsonville, MI) 
  10. Scott Bouck (Coral, MI) 
  11. Bret Hollenbeck (Greenville, MI) 
  12. Ryan Kent (Greenville, Mi) 
  13. Robert McDonald, Sr. (Newaygo, MI) 
  14. Don Rohn (Sheridan, MI) 
  15. Terry LaClear (Edmore, MI) 
  16. Blake Hollenbeck (Sidney, MI) 
  17. Rodney Heikkila (Vestaburg, MI) 
  18. Doug McKeown, Sr. (Sidney, MI) 
  19. Kevin Rohn (Stanton, MI) 
  20. Jeramie Raby (Riverdale, MI) 
  21. Bobby Lynn (Sheridan, MI) 
  22. Reb Marble (Ithaca, MI) 
  23. Derek Schestag (Ashley, MI)


Heat 1

  1. Chaney Newland (, MI)
  2. Ryan Kent (Greenville, Mi) 
  3. Todd Bush (Hudsonville, MI) 
  4. Guy Hommerding (Jackson, MI) 
  5. Derek Schestag (Ashley, MI) 
  6. Jacob Headley (Belding, MI) 
  7. Gary Buskirk (Stanton, MI) 
  8. Bret Hollenbeck (Greenville, MI) 
  9. Gordon Snyder (Sumner, MI) 
  10. Reb Marble (Ithaca, MI) 
  11. Blake Hollenbeck (Sidney, MI) 
  12. Don Rohn (Sheridan, MI)



Heat 2

  1. Jeramie Raby (Riverdale, MI) 
  2. Barry Rinard (Brant, MI) 
  3. Vern Buskirk (Crystal, MI) 
  4. Mike Husted (Ionia, MI) 
  5. Robert McDonald, Sr. (Newaygo, MI) 
  6. Bobby Lynn (Sheridan, MI) 
  7. Terry LaClear (Edmore, MI 
  8. Scott Bouck (Coral, MI 
  9. Kevin Rohn (Stanton, MI) 
  10. Rodney Heikkila (Vestaburg, MI) 
  11. Doug McKeown, Sr. (Sidney, MI)