Salem: Qualifying report

Cywinski Scores ASA McDonald's Pole For Tonight's Pep Boys 300 Salem, Ind. (October 4, 2003) - Current ASA Racing Series point's leader Kevin Cywinski recorded the quickest lap in qualifying for tonight's Pep Boys 300 presented by ...

Cywinski Scores ASA McDonald's Pole For Tonight's Pep Boys 300

Salem, Ind. (October 4, 2003) - Current ASA Racing Series point's leader Kevin Cywinski recorded the quickest lap in qualifying for tonight's Pep Boys 300 presented by Greased Lightning Orange Blast at Salem Speedway. Cywinski earned a $1,000 bonus from McDonald's for qualifying in first position. The Wausau, Wis., native registered an official qualifying time of 17.462 seconds at 111.327 mph. on the .54-mile oval. Driving the No. 1 Greased Lightning Orange Blast/Great Clips Chevrolet, it marks the fourth pole of 2003 for Cywinski and ninth of his career.

Minnesota's Donny Reuvers qualified in the second position, tripping the clocks in 17.471 seconds at 111.270 mph, making it an all Country Joe Racing front row. Robbie Pyle timed in third fastest followed by series veteran Mike Garvey and three-time ASA National Champion Butch Miller.

The sixth starting spot was awarded to Wisconsin's Rich Loch with Toby Porter in seventh position. Todd Kluever was in eighth, Greg Stewart and Brent Downey round out the top-10 qualifiers in the 32-car starting field.

The Pep Boys 300 presented by Greased Lightning Orange Blast goes green tonight at 8 p.m.

Tickets are available through the Salem Speedway ticket office at a cost of $25 for general admission seats.

For additional information on the ASA Racing Series visit www.asaracing.com.

Be part of something big

Write a comment
Show comments
About this article
Series Stock car
Drivers Todd Kluever , Greg Stewart , Butch Miller , Mike Garvey