Rebel Region Georgia double preview

Georgia Double on Tap for ASCS Rebel Region! TULSA, Okla. (June 16, 2008) -- The American Sprint Car Series Rebel Region invades Georgia for a pair of events this coming weekend as Malabar, Florida's Kenny Adams tries to extend...

Georgia Double on Tap for ASCS Rebel Region!

TULSA, Okla. (June 16, 2008) -- The American Sprint Car Series Rebel Region invades Georgia for a pair of events this coming weekend as Malabar, Florida's Kenny Adams tries to extend his series points lead.

On Friday night, the series takes to Savannah's Oglethorpe Speedway Park, and then on Saturday night it's on to Swainsboro Raceway.

Adams stretched his ASCS Rebel Region points lead to 46 markers by becoming the first driver to post multiple wins this season with a June 7 triumph at Fayetteville Motor Speedway.

A pair of drivers are tied for second behind Adams, including his stepson Bryn Gohn and 19-year-old Matt Tiffany of Daytona Beach, FL. Gohn scored an ASCS Rebel Region win at Ocala on April 11 while Tiffany has posted three third-place finishes.

Just another 14 points back in fourth is 19-year-old Samantha Taylor, who hails from Bonney Lake, WA. Winter Park, FL, veteran shoe Red Stauffer rounds out the current top five in ASCS Rebel Region points, with the balance of the top ten including Gavin Thomas, Michael Miller, Danny Martin, Jr., Matt Linder and Frank Beck III.

Both nights of racing action go green at 8:00 p.m.

The slightly-banked, 0x00bd-mile Oglethorpe Speedway Park dirt oval is located in Savannah, GA, off I-95 Exit 102, then 2.5 miles east on US 80, then 0.3 miles south on Dublin Rd. (east of Cat Construction Co.), then southwest on Jessup. For more information, contact the track at 912-964-8200.

The semi-banked, 3/8-mile Swainsboro Raceway dirt oval is located in Swainsboro, GA, 1.7 miles north of US 80 on SR 56, then 0.1 mile west.JFor more information, contact the track at 478-252-1300 or 478-494-5005.

The ASCS Rebel Region is currently slated for 17 nights of action at 15 different tracks throughout Georgia, Florida, Alabama, North Carolina and Mississippi in 2008.

The nation's most prominent Sprint Car sanctioning body with a dozen different Regions throughout the United States in addition to the O'Reilly American Sprint Cars on Tour National series, the American Sprint Car Series' (ASCS) 17th year of activity will include approximately 250 nights of racing at more than 100 different race tracks throughout 28 different states and Canada.

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

-credit: ascs

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Series Sprint
Drivers Kenny Adams , Bryn Gohn , Frank Beck