WKA's Pit Board - 04.29.2009 *** Dan Sox Big Winner At Margarettsville Speedway 04.29.2009 -- With the first event for the Briggs & Stratton Speedway Dirt Series rescheduled due to rain, the dirt competitors finally kicked off the 2009...
WKA's Pit Board - 04.29.2009
Dan Sox Big Winner At Margarettsville Speedway
04.29.2009 -- With the first event for the Briggs & Stratton Speedway Dirt Series rescheduled due to rain, the dirt competitors finally kicked off the 2009 season at Margarettsville Speedway this past weekend. There were a few well-know names that came back to the series for the Bordeaux Dyno Cams Nationals. Dan Sox, Dee Paschal and Stevie Stephenson all had a successful comeback. But, Dan Sox was the big winner of the weekend taking the $1,700 in the Money race, as well as the $500 bonus from Firestone for being the highest finishing driver on firestone tires.
Mr. Sox also took two of the money classes, the Briggs Super Heavy and Briggs Champ Heavy, netting him $2,800 for the weekend. Dee Paschal won five events during the weekend in the Briggs Masters, Briggs Lite, Briggs Heavy, Briggs Raptor Lite and the Briggs Raptor Heavy classes. There were several other competitors who left a multiple winner, Stephen Ford won the Briggs Sportsman 1 Champ Finals 1 & 2, Houston Smith took the win in the Briggs Sportsman 2 Lite & Heavy classes, Jacob Owens took a trophy for the Briggs Sportsman 2 Champ Final 1 & 2 classes and Jacob Schneider won the Briggs Jr Lite & Heavy classes. For the official results for the Bordeaux Dyno Cams Nationals, go to www.worldkarting.com/downloads/eb-2009/0626_dexter_GN_dirt.pdf.
With the inception of the Money Race this season, the excitement has built for all the competitors who compete. The sponsors taking part in the Money Race are Briggs and Stratton, Ultramax Racing Chassis, Firestone and Dixie Karting. The amount up for grabs is $1,700 to win, 2nd- $400, 3rd-$300 and 4th-$100.
The Briggs giveaway winners were: Generator: Tyler Gauthier; Power Washers: Jacob Owens, Alex Reece, Dee Paschal, and Bradley Hauser. TS Racing also gave away hats to all winners on Vega Tires, as well as tee shirts in the drivers meeting.
Next up for the Briggs & Stratton Speedway Dirt Series is the Jimmy Rivers Performance Works Grand Nationals in Dexter, GA. Go to www.worldkarting.com/pg/series/ds/ds-main.html for more information regarding this event.