JENNERSTOWN, Pa. -Mark Dismore finished 23rd in the ASA ACDelco Series race at Jennerstown Speedway on Sunday afternoon. Rain forced a delay in the start of the Pennsylvania 300, which made for a long day for the ...
JENNERSTOWN, Pa. -Mark Dismore finished 23rd in the ASA ACDelco Series race at Jennerstown Speedway on Sunday afternoon. Rain forced a delay in the start of the Pennsylvania 300, which made for a long day for the Monster.com/WorldBestBuy.com team. Dismore qualified for the race in the 13th starting position.
On lap 77, Dismore spun off turn two while battling for position. He quickly got the No. 44 Monster.com/WorldBestBuy.com Chevrolet Monte Carlo in the right direction, but not before the No. 16 of Russ Tuttle hit him. The damage put the car behind the wall for 18 laps. Dismore continued in the race, completing 279 of the 300 laps.
"We started off good and were moving up steadily," Dismore explains. "I was trying to get underneath the No. 33 off of turn two. There are two patches of asphalt and I split them. The car didn't like it and I spun out. I thought maybe I could get it back and not lose a lot of positions, but the 16 car just ran right into me."
"The guys turned it around quickly and got me back out on the track," Dismore said. "I feel bad for the team. I was trying too hard too soon and the car just got away from me."
Dismore and the Monster.com team head to Hawkeye Downs Speedway this weekend. "Cedar Rapids was a good track for us when we ran earlier in the year. Unfortunately, we blew a tire early in the race, but we'll be a contender this time."
Stan Herzog, co-owner of the No. 44 Herzog Motorsports entry, commented on Dismore's race. "Mark was running well and doing a great job until that little spin. Those guys behind him, unfortunately, didn't see it early enough and couldn't avoid hitting him. This team is poised to make a good run next week at Hawkeye Downs."
Monster.com, the flagship of the Interactive Division of TMP Worldwide, is the leading global career portal on the Web with over 15.2 million unique visits per month. Monster.com connects the most progressive companies with the most qualified career-minded individuals, offering innovative technology and superior services that give them more control over the recruiting process. The Monster.com global network consists of local language and content sites in the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, the Netherlands, Belgium, New Zealand, Singapore, Hong Kong, France, Germany and Ireland.
San Diego-based WorldBestBuy.com is a wholly owned division of International Brands, Inc., a publicly traded technology company with majority or partial interests in Internet, media, entertainment, e-commerce and broadcasting enterprises.
Herzog Motorsports is a successful, championship-winning race team. Based in Los Angeles, Calif.; St. Joseph, Mo.; Charlotte, N.C.; and Milwaukee, Wis., Herzog Motorsports fields two teams in the 2000 ASA ACDelco Series.
The ASA ACDelco Series returns to the Hawkeye Downs Speedway for the second time this year on Saturday. The Iowa 250 begins at 3 p.m. EST and is televised live on TNN Sports.