Quick Facts: The win was the second win of the season and 14th career win for defending two-time USAR Hooters ProCup Series champion Bobby Gill. Gill collected $11,000 with the win. In 43 career starts in the Hooters ProCup Series, Gill has...
The win was the second win of the season and 14th career win for defending two-time USAR Hooters ProCup Series champion Bobby Gill. Gill collected $11,000 with the win.
In 43 career starts in the Hooters ProCup Series, Gill has won over $650,000 in purse and points fund awards.
This was the first-ever Hooters ProCup Series race at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Florida.
Bobby Gill has two wins in the Prestigious Snowball Derby Late Model race held at Five Flags Speedway (1993 & 1997).
Shane Huffman won the Lance Snacks Pole Award and led the first 45 laps of the race and remained in the top five all night until battery problems forced him to pit. Huffman recovered to finish 14th.
John Kinder, the only Japanese-American currently competing on a touring series in the United States scored his best finish of the season in 6th.
The race was race #3 on the 2001 USAR Hooters ProCup Series' Southern Division schedule. The Series will also hold Northern Division races this season. The first race in the Northern Division will be held on April 21st at Jennerstown Speedway.
Gill has led 228 laps so far in 2001.
USAR Rookie competitor Toby Robertson is the son of the late T. Wayne Robertson of Sports Marketing Enterprises.
Danny Sammons of Trenton, New Jersey drove the lone Dodge in the race finishing 32nd after motor problems ended his night on lap 23.
<pre> Current USAR Hooters ProCup Series Points:
Standing Driver Points Wins 1. Bobby Gill 480 2 2. Steven Christian 415 3. Jay Fogleman 413 1 4. Derrick Kelley 378 5. Shane Huffman 358 6. Mario Gosselin 345 7. Lee Tissot 342 8. Mike Laughlin, Jr. 339 8. Stacy Puryear 339 10. Kertus Davis 332 11. Hal Goodson 327 12. Mart Nesbitt 324 12. Jason Sarvis 324 14. Chad Mullis 317 15. Daniel Johnson 300 16. Dell Murphy 298 17. Chris Gordon 284 18. John Kinder 280 19. Toby Robertson 278 20. R.D. Smith 277 21. Tom Pistone 274 22. Jabe Jones 271 22. Shane Sieg 271 24. Jon Kerley 268 25. Don Satterfield 267