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Wild ASCS SOD Point Race Continues Saturday at Butler!

By T.J. Buffenbarger

TULSA, Okla. (August 10, 2010) – The race for the Engine Pro ASCS Sprints on Dirt presented by ARP championship continues this Saturday with the second and final appearance at the Butler Motor Speedway in Quincy, Michigan for the 2010 season.

The two drivers battling for the 2010 ASCS SOD championship, Ryan Grubaugh and Gregg Dalman, experienced adversity during the three event weekend at Cherry Raceway, I-96 Speedway, and Kokomo Speedway. Grubaugh emerged with a 33 point lead over Dalman for the 2010 ASCS SOD Championship. Both drivers have victories in weekly competition at Butler during the 2010 season.

Ben Rutan also had two strong runs after destroying a car on Friday at Cherry and rallied for two top-five finishes. Robert Huisken also used the busy stretch to improve his dismal 2010 season with three top-ten finishes including a second place run at Cherry.

The Engine Pro ASCS Sprints on Dirt presented by ARP is in its 31st season of competition. Twenty-seven races are on the calendar scheduled throughout Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, and Ontario.

The American Sprint Car Series, in its 19th year of sanctioning Sprint Car racing events, brings the best of Sprint Car racing to nearly 100 different tracks throughout 25 states and Canada in 2010. Anchored by the Lucas Oil ASCS Sprint Car Dirt Series, ASCS also consists of several different regions throughout the nation.

Additional information regarding the American Sprint Car Series is available at www.ascsracing.com.