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Next week at Crystal Motor is a night of all six divisions. Pit gates open at 4:30 and the main grandstand gates open at 5PM. Racing begins at 7:30. Adults are $12 and kids 5-11 are $5. Pit passes are $25. More information can be obtained by calling the track office at 989.235.5200.

The Races On The Web Flinn Stock division was taken by Benjamin Nott while the Kentucky Fried Chicken Late Model event was postponed until the next racing evening due to a massive pile up in the second lap that involved 15 of the 18 cars in the event. The make up feature will be the first event of the night.  Chad Raby dominated the Port City Racecar Pro Stock feature while the Engine Pro Pro Truck feature went to Andrew Fidler. Myron DeYoung picked up another All-Star Performance IMCA Modified feature with the final feature of the night was the Street Stock feature being taken by Melvin Allen.

The track has plenty of primitive camping available.  More information can be obtained by calling the track office at 989.235.5200. The 2015 SCHEDULE IS HERE.

We will be live streaming the races tonight starting about 7:25 or so and you can watch on your pc HERE while I-Pad users can watch HERE The other link for I-pads or I-pods is here
 
Our "R Word" list has topped out at over 1200 people so far. Naturally, I was on the road when Ron called me so I was a bit slow getting it out. When the notification for this cancellation went out, I had over 43 bounce backs. If you had registered and didn't get a notice, PLEASE send me a new request. I deleted the bounce backs from my list. Let's get get the 'lost' home again! You can join our "R Word" list by sending an email or TEXTING to this email address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  If you are on the list and your email has changed, drop me a note!
 
There was a modification to the rules concerning transponders. While it was changed in the rules, I failed to post here it here. This rule was modified April 21st, 2015. It says: "18. Transponders must be mounted on the right side and the back of rear axle and in an orange transponder pouch. If your transponder falls off you may not be scored and you will be responsible for replacing the transponder.Any racer caught trying to modify or deliberately changing location of transponder will be disqualified."  Check with your tech inspector if you have questions.
 
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.


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.

 

July 23, 2011

On a beautiful night filled with memories of loved ones lost, Bob Griffin picked up what can only be described as one of, if not the most emotional wins of his career as he was able to bring the checkered flag home on the anniversary of the death of Kesha Lee.

Feature Winner Pro Trucks - Bob Griffin, July 23, 2011Griffin was able to hold off an early challenge from second year Truck racer Ashlee Scott to take the victory over Scott, Dave Verhaar, Tim Wood, and rounding out the top five Kevin Deal. With the absence of Carl Thayer the points for the Engine Pro Pro Trucks were shook up quite a bit at the end of the night with Scott Nieman taking over the points lead over former truck champion Tm Wood and Dave Peters. Heat race winners were Ashlee Scott and Bob Griffin.

Current Points Standings (Top 20)

Pos*  Car No Driver Points

  1. 72 Scott Nieman 438
  2. 40 Tim Wood 425
  3. 55 Dave Peters 416
  4. 7S Ashlee Scott 409
  5. 66G Robert Griffin 404
  6. 5 David Dancer 404
  7. 2 Chance Allen (R) 383
  8. 73 Carl Thayer 378
  9. 35 Richard Melton (R) 334
  10. 38 James McKeown 324
  11. 51 Andrew Fidler 257
  12. 14 Allen Welch (R) 248
  13. 06 Ryan Paradise (R) 243
  14. 37 Gaven Parks 241
  15. 24D Kevin Deal 216
  16. 45 David Verhaar 213
  17. 8R Cory Burch (R) 208
  18. 12 Joe Nieman 160
  19. 45 Chris Verhaar 150
  20. 44 Tim Hansen 106

*Red indicates position tie

Tonights Results

A Feature

  1. Robert Griffin (Sumner, MI)
  2. Ashlee Scott (Vestaburg, MI)
  3. David Verhaar (Blanchard, MI)
  4. Tim Wood (Edmore, MI)
  5. Kevin Deal (Vestaburg, MI)
  6. Richard Melton (Hubbardston, MI)
  7. Dave Peters (Alma, MI)
  8. Chance Allen (Alma, MI)
  9. David Dancer (Elwell, MI)
  10. Ryan Paradise (St. Johns, MI)
  11. James McKeown (Stanton, MI)
  12. Allen Welch (Alma, MI)
  13. Andrew Fidler (Elwell, MI)
  14. Scott Nieman (Ithaca, MI)

Heat 1

  1. Ashlee Scott (Vestaburg, MI)
  2. Richard Melton (Hubbardston, MI)
  3. Dave Peters (Alma, MI)
  4. Chance Allen (Alma, MI)
  5. Allen Welch (Alma, MI)
  6. James McKeown (Stanton, MI)
  7. Kevin Deal (Vestaburg, MI)

Heat 2

  1. Robert Griffin (Sumner, MI)
  2. Scott Nieman (Ithaca, MI)
  3. Ryan Paradise (St. Johns, MI)
  4. Tim Wood (Edmore, MI)
  5. David Verhaar (Blanchard, MI)
  6. Andrew Fidler (Elwell, MI)
  7. David Dancer (Elwell, MI)