When someone enters a gamblers race on a Wednesday they would expect to know the outcome before Sunday! Due to horrible weather on Wednesday of the Halloween Classic at Summit Motorsports Park, they decided to run the Wednesday Race on Thursday. Now if you have been to the Halloween Classic you are aware there are a TON of cars on the property! Needless to say they only got 1 round of the Wednesday race done on Thursday. Do we split the money up and call it good? Hell no, the awesome staff at Norwalk said we will finish it on Friday! After more than a few delays due to car breakage they were only able to get 1 more round of the Wednesday race done on Friday. At this point the Bader family decided come hell or high water this race was getting completed. After running 1st round ...
After fighting mechanical issues all day with his Nova things finally came together for Joe Jr. and he managed to win the Open Comp class on Saturday. Making the win even more special was Cadence grabbing the win on Saturday in the Jr. Dragster class! On Sunday Joe also got the win in the 7.0 throttle stop class.
Joe Jr. was almost able to win 2 different classes in one day for the second time in his career. He pulled off that feat one other time at Pacemakers Dragway and has been looking to do it for the second time ever since! Read all about it at https://dragchamp.com/2019/ihra/souceks-big-day-highlights-ihra-dragway-42/
Big congrats go out to Joe Sr. For his win in Saturdays $1,000 no box race!
Cadence was the runner up in the Dragway 42 Jr. Stock class! We expect great things out of her and couldn't be prouder of how she raced today! Joe Jr took out the Mod points leader in the first round and went on to runner up in the Mod class. On the strength of back to back runner up finishes at the last 2 points races he is only 20 points (2 rounds) behind with one points race left.