From Lance Jennings
MAY 17, 2012… In an effort to keep race fans informed with the latest happenings with the Amsoil USAC/CRA Sprint Car Series, officials have created an account on Twitter. Postings will include live updates, results and more. You can follow the series on Twitter at @USAC_CRA.
In addition, the series has a page on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/USAC-CRA-Sprint-Car-Series/167535183297971.
The cars and stars of the Amsoil USAC/CRA Sprint Car Series will return to action this Saturday, May 19th, at Kings Speedway in Hanford. Joining Scott Woodhouse’s action packed card will be the USAC Western Midgets, IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Sport Mods, and WRA Vintage Cars. The spectator gates will open at 5:00pm, with racing scheduled to begin at 6:30pm.
Among the top contenders expected to be in action are Mike Spencer, Nic Faas, Matt Mitchell, Ryan Bernal, Austin, Cody and “The Ripper” Rip Williams, Brody Roa, Richard and Jace Vander Weerd, Josh Ford, Danny Faria Jr., Seth Wilson, Bud Kaeding, Rusty Carlile, and many more.
Kings Speedway is located on the Kings County Fairgrounds at 801 South 10th Avenue in Hanford, California. Reserved Grandstand tickets are $20 and General Bleacher tickets are $17. Advance tickets are on sale now and camping is available on the fairgrounds. For more event and ticket information, visit kingsspeedway.net or call (559) 584-RACE (7223).
The Amsoil USAC/CRA Sprint Car Series would like to thank Hoosier Tire, Circle Track Performance, Competition Suspension Inc., DJ Safety, Diversified Machine Inc., Extreme Mufflers, Hilborn Fuel Injection, Integra Shocks, Keizer Wheels, LRB Inc. Race Products, Ringers Gloves, Rod End Supply, SBI Fuel Systems, Saldana Racing Products, and Sander Engineering for their support.
For more information on the Amsoil USAC/CRA Sprint Car Series, visit usacracing.com/cra or follow the series on facebook.
USAC/CRA SPRINT CAR POINT STANDINGS:
1. Mike Spencer-207; 2. Nic Faas-196; 3. Matt Mitchell-194; 4. Ryan Bernal-160; 5. David Cardey-142; 6. Austin Williams-140; 7. Brody Roa-136; 8. Rip Williams-121; 9. Richard Vander Weerd-107; 10. Cory Kruseman-106; 11. Josh Ford-99; 12. Seth Wilson-94; 13. David Bezio-93; 14. Jace Vander Weerd-90; 15. Greg Alexander-85; 16. Cody Williams-81; 17. Jake Swanson-78; 18. Josh Pelkey-51; 19. Tony Everhart-41; —. Ronnie Gardner-41.
2012 AMSOIL USAC/CRA SPRINT CAR SERIES SCHEDULE
DATE – TRACK – LOCATION
May 19: Kings Speedway – Hanford, CA
May 26: Perris Auto Speedway – Perris, CA (Salute To Indy)
June 2: Cocopah Speedway – Yuma, AZ
June 15: **Ocean Speedway – Watsonville, CA
June 16: **Santa Maria Speedway – Santa Maria, CA
July 4: Perris Auto Speedway – Perris, CA (Firecracker 30)
July 28: Perris Auto Speedway – Perris, CA (California Racers Hall of Fame Night)
August 10: **Ocean Speedway – Watsonville, CA
August 11: **Santa Maria Speedway – Santa Maria, CA (Wagscash)
August 18: Perris Auto Speedway – Perris, CA
September 1: **Calistoga Speedway – Calistoga, CA (Louie Vermeil Classic)
September 2: **Calistoga Speedway – Calistoga, CA (Louie Vermeil Classic)
September 5: **Silver Dollar Speedway – Chico, CA (Non-Points)
September 15: Perris Auto Speedway – Perris, CA
October 6: Perris Auto Speedway – Perris, CA (Southern California Fair)
October 26: *Canyon Speedway Park – Peoria, AZ (Hall of Fame Classic)
October 27: *Canyon Speedway Park – Peoria, AZ (Hall of Fame Classic)
November 2: *Perris Auto Speedway – Perris, CA (Budweiser Oval Nationals)
November 3: *Perris Auto Speedway – Perris, CA (Budweiser Oval Nationals)
* = Co-Sanctioned Event With USAC National Sprints.
** = Co-Sanctioned Event With USAC Western Classic Racing Series.
This schedule is subject to change.