NWS: Yakima: Goodyear Racing recap

Raybestos Brakes Northwest Series, NASCAR Touring: Defending Series champion Kevin Hamlin won the Frank's Chevrolet 125 at Yakima Speedway in Yakima, Wash. Hamlin led every lap of the chase around Yakima's half-mile oval, averaging 70.225...

Raybestos Brakes Northwest Series, NASCAR Touring: Defending Series champion Kevin Hamlin won the Frank's Chevrolet 125 at Yakima Speedway in Yakima, Wash. Hamlin led every lap of the chase around Yakima's half-mile oval, averaging 70.225 mph.

The value of experience was never more obvious than in this race. Finishing in the runner-up spot by just .67 of a second was former Series champ Ron Eaton. Another former champion, Gary Lewis, was third. Troy Conrad finished fourth and Garrett Evans, yet another former Series titlist, was fifth.

Pete Harding won the Bud Pole Award. Hamlin leads the championship standings with 885 points. Chris Hart is second with 765.

Goodyear is the sole tire provider for this Series.

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Series NASCAR
Drivers Kevin Hamlin , Gary Lewis