Jimmy Mars season final reports

(Elk Mound, WI - October 17, 2001) Jimmy Mars completed his second full season of UDTRA competition with an 8th place finish in the UDTRA final championship point standings. This marks the second straight year that the Parkerstores driver has ...

(Elk Mound, WI - October 17, 2001) Jimmy Mars completed his second full season of UDTRA competition with an 8th place finish in the UDTRA final championship point standings. This marks the second straight year that the Parkerstores driver has finished in the top-10 in the UDTRA point standings.

Mars' UDTRA season included his first career UDTRA feature win that came at Texas Motor Speedway as well as two more victories at Bristol Motor Speedway and Green Valley Speedway. Jimmy also captured the JE Pistons "Hard Charger of the Race" award at Dakota State Fairgrounds by starting 17th and finishing 8th and finished out the year with 10 top-5 and 19 top-10 finishes with 1 pole award in 2001 UDTRA competition.

Jimmy and team will be in action this weekend (October 19-20) at West Virginia Motor Speedway for the $50,000 to win STARS "Freedom 100." The last time that Jimmy unloaded his Parkerstores Total Hose and Fitting Service sponsored Monte Carlo in STARS action was at the Rock/Allegany County Speedway for the 50-lap Big Kahuna event where Mars finished 5th in the 26-car field. This will be Jimmy's second time in 2001 returning to the 5/8-mile clay oval in Mineral Wells, WV.

To date this season, Jimmy has seven feature wins with 22 top-5 and 33 top-10 finishes with two pole awards in 56 feature starts.

For more information on Jimmy Mars Racing, please visit the team's official site at www.jimmymarsracing.com

-JMR-

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