Heritage Newspapers/United Way of Monroe Night Flat Rock Speedway Saturday, Aug. 18, 2001 SUPER LATE MODELS Fast qualifier: Ron Allen, 11.473 secs. Heats: Eric Lee, Paul Pelletier, Larry Roberts Feature: Steve Bunge, Lee, Allen , Dennis ...
Heritage Newspapers/United Way of Monroe Night
Flat Rock Speedway
Saturday, Aug. 18, 2001
SUPER LATE MODELS
Fast qualifier: Ron Allen, 11.473 secs.
Heats: Eric Lee, Paul Pelletier, Larry Roberts
Steve Bunge, Lee, Allen , Dennis Strickland, Joe Hawes, Rick Knowles, Royce Cornett, John Rowloff, Tim Hebert, Robbie Loving, Steve Cronenwett, Chris Benson, Pelletier, Arnold Kirsch, Dan Trosen Jr, Roberts, Rick Sheppard, Mike Jaynes, Len Roberts, Stan Yee Jr, Dan Ford Jr, Bryan Ausmus
Notes: Flat Rock Speedway's super late model division continues to generate new winners nearly every week. Steve Bunge is the 13th different winner in 14 races during the 2001 season. Eric Lee took the lead from his pole position and lead the first 33 laps. Bunge, who started in 10th, took to the high groove on lap 25 and passed car after car, finally passing Lee on coming down for the white flag.
Fast qualifier: Ken Knight, 13.275 secs.
A Dash: Brian Norton
A Heats: Terry Lilley, Tim Moore
B Dash: Mel Worley
B Heats: Jarod MacZink, Rich Abel, Dave DeBash
Norton, Ronnie Allen, Knight, Randy Casey, Chuck Koob, Tom Phillips, Jim Selmi, Kevin Butzin, Lilley, Moore, Terry Humphrey, Dave Tanner, Scott Selmi, Tony Ortega, Rob Murphy, Steve Chartrand, Gary Majchrzak, Rick Romanini, Earl Roth Jr, Dave Kensler, Donald Lane, John Hubener Sr, Randy DeMaggio
Notes: The A main was called because heavy rain and lightning on lap 17. Norton passed early leader Chuck Koob on lap seven and held off the hard charging duo of Ron Allen and Ken Knight for the abbreviated feature win.
A red was thrown after an accident involving Don Lane Jr, Dave Kessler, Terry Humphrey, Tom Phillips, Kevin Butzin and Scott Selmi. Safety crews were dispatched to check on Kessler who's car had been broadsided. Kessler emerged from the car under his own power, after several minutes.
The B Main, C Main and Figure 8 features were rained out and will be run on Saturday, Aug. 25, along with the regular program.
Note: Finishes 11th and above are unofficial.