Lindstrom blitzes at Bolivar 21 September, 2003 - The scene was set for a scintillating finale' to the Super Cheap Auto Junior Blitz Series with Championship contenders Jordie Lindstrom, Kristian Lindbom and James Love starting 1,2 and 3 in the...
Lindstrom blitzes at Bolivar
21 September, 2003 - The scene was set for a scintillating finale' to the Super Cheap Auto Junior Blitz Series with Championship contenders Jordie Lindstrom, Kristian Lindbom and James Love starting 1,2 and 3 in the Junior Sportsman Final.
Lindstrom led the opening two laps before Lindbom moved into the lead only to have Lindstrom regain the lead a lap later.
Just under half race distance it was Love who shoot to the front in what had become a three-way battle for the final round victory. Over the ensuing laps Lindstrom hounded the bumper of Love while Lindbom sat patiently in third.
With three laps remaining Lindstrom mad his move into the lead. He then benefited from Love and Lindbom coming together during the last lap on several occasions to take the win by over 10 kart-lenths.
Love crossed the line second but was later demoted to third by the officials elevating Lindbom to second. By virtue of his victory Lindstrom won the Series narrowly ahead of Love and Lindbom to earn himself a free entry into the KartStars Series in 2004.
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