Neiser, Carson, Triick and Sternberg Look Strong; DeLonge Steals the Win Late

Rich Neiser rebounded from an admittedly subpar performance in last week’s American Ethanol Late Model Tour event by going perfect on the night, taking home a heat race win and the feature win on the evening. The feature win was seemingly without doubt until Tom Sprague Jr. reeled Neiser in to within three car lengths. A mistake with two laps to go by Sprague sealed the win for Rich Neiser. Tom Sprague Jr. finished second, Steve Fairbanks finished third, [...]

May 26th Summary

Warm temperatures and sunny skies finally greeted race fans at Thunderbird Raceway, for a thrice-delayed opening day. A standing room only crowd gathered to watch the American Ethanol Late Model Tour, and four support divisions take to the newly reconfigured ⅓ mile oval. Brandon Thirlby shattered the previous track record in qualifying, lowering the fastest quick time to 12.504 seconds, at an average speed of 95.873 miles per hour. Ryan VanderVeen, Eric Spangler, and Steve Casebolt took home heat race victories. [...]