A solid return for our SRL drivers on Monday Night in the AFSR Series.
Dale and Aaron stepped up to confirm they are running the entire AFSR series to fight for the championship.
Monday Night was the opening round of the season and both drivers competed in the Late Models and Sprintcars.
Round 1 (Late Models):
Dale #27 - 4th
Aaron #18 - 28th
Heat 1: Dale started from 2 and it wasn't long before he was sent back to the B-main with the pole driver spinning ahead, Finished 6th
Heat 3: Aaron started 8th and Finished 7th
Dale was scheduled to start pole however with a slow green he was spun infield and given a penalty ending his night early.
Aaron Started 6th and made the most of the start and managed to lead flag to flag to win by a second.
A-Main: Aaron started 15th and made the bottom side work and managed to finish in 10th.
Round 1 (Sprintcars):
Dale #17 - 24th
Aaron #18 - 3rd
Both SRL Drivers lined up for a slick track for Heat 1
Dale - Started 8th and made it work on the low side to win the heat - Finished 1st!
Aaron - Started 1st and dropped back to 3rd - Finished 3rd
Dale - Started 1st and was involved in an incident and put him back to 18th, managed to drive back up to 8th.
Aaron - Started 9th and after going to last after one lap, managed to drive past the majority of the field to finish in 6th.
Our next meeting is Wednesday night for the ASL Speedway Championship series for Round 1.
AFSR Round 2: USA Speedway
Round 2 (Late Models):
Dale#27 - 15th
Aaron#18 - 14th
Heat 2 (Aaron): Started 6th -> DNF
Heat 3 (Dale): Started 7th -> 6th
Dale -> Started 2nd -> Finished 1st
Aaron -> Started 1st -> Finished 3rd
Dale -> Started 16th -> Finished 9th
Aaron -> Started 18th -> Moved up to 6th with 2 to go and spun -> Finished 13th
Round 2 (Sprintcars):
Dale#27 - 6th
Aaron#18 - DNF
Ethan#24 - DNF
Ethan -> Started 8th -> Finished 6th
Dale -> Started 2nd -> Finished 5th
Aaron -> Started 8th -> Finished 2nd
Ethan -> Started 3rd -> was involved in an early incident -> DNF
Dale -> Started 15th -> Moved up to 8th and got into the wall -> Finished 16th
Aaron -> Started 6th -> Tried to split the difference for 4th with 5 to go and got tangled -> Finished 14th
Unfortunate night to what could have been some great results however fell short on both occasions. Non the less still proud of our boys efforts last night as we know they gave it a good crack at some top 5’s however hopefully last night will be 1 of our 2 drop rounds from the season and we can improve next week.
Last Night was Round 3 of the AFSR Series!
2 of our Drivers stepped up for the Late Model Round whilst 3 drivers completed the Sprintcar Round
Late Models (Round 3):
Dale#27 - 7th
Karl#3 - 15th
Dale - Started 3rd -> Finished 3rd
Karl - Started 5th -> Finished 4th
Dale - Started 7th -> Made a late charge but the laps ticked away too early -> Finished 5th
Karl - Started 12th -> Finished 8th
Sprintcars (Round 3):
Dale#27 - 7th
Aaron#18 - 11th
Karl#3 - 15th
Dale -> Started 3rd -> Finished 2nd
Aaron -> Started 4th -> DNF
Karl -> Started 5th -> Finished 6th
B-Main (5 transfer):
Karl -> Started 3rd -> Finished 3rd
Aaron -> Started 9th -> Finished 4th
Dale -> Started 4th -> Tagged the wall and gained damage sending him to the back -> Drove back to 5th
Aaron -> Started 19th -> Made the bottom work and got to 7th before being taken out but a car half spinning and fell back to 14th -> Drove back to finish 4th
Karl -> Started 18th -> Stayed consistent and was looking for 3rd but got tangled up and spun with 2 to go -> Finished 8th
We will be back Wednesday for Round 3 of the ASL Speedway Championships