Series Newton event report 2010-05-22

SANTOS LEADS ALL BUT ONE TO WIN IOWA MIDGET RACE Newton, Iowa.......Bobby Santos III of Franklin, Mass. led all but one lap to win Saturday's 30-lap Casey's General Stores USAC Triple Crown Pride of Iowa feature event at Iowa Speedway. Santos'...

SANTOS LEADS ALL BUT ONE TO WIN IOWA MIDGET RACE

Newton, Iowa.......Bobby Santos III of Franklin, Mass. led all but one lap to win Saturday's 30-lap Casey's General Stores USAC Triple Crown Pride of Iowa feature event at Iowa Speedway. Santos' victory in the USAC Mopar National Midget race on the 7/8-mile paved oval came in the Santos Motor Sports/K & N Air Filters Beast/Esslinger Ford.

He led laps 1-4, then yielded to Darren Hagen for lap five, but returned to the lead the next lap and led the rest of the way for the victory. Brad Sweet, driving for car owners Kasey Kahne & Mike Curb, finished second, followed by Hagen, Bobby East and Henry Clarke, East came from 20th starting position! Santos won the pole with the fastest lap during qualifications.

-source: usac

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Series USAC
Drivers Kasey Kahne , Bobby East , Bobby Santos III , Darren Hagen , Brad Sweet , Henry Clarke