April 22, 2012

Rockford Speedway's 65th Season Opener

All Photos Courtesy of Jim Ambruoso

Known as the "Bad Girl" Robin Ulrey, Rockford, Illinois poses next to the hood graphic of herself during Rockford Speedway's car show earlier Saturday.  When meeting Robin you will soon learn she is one of the nicest people you'll ever meet.

Pictured is NASCAR Roadrunner driver, Dave Lumsdem, Jr., Rockford, Illinois, as he shakes down his car during a practice session.  However, it would be a different story later in the evening.
Returning is Rockford Speedway multi-time champion is Ricky Bilderback, Rockton, Illinois as the familiar # 02 late model takes to the high banks of Rockford Speedway.
Belevidere, Illinois native Brett McCoy won his heat race in the NASCAR All American Sportsman's Division.
Nick Cina, Jr, Belvidere, Illinois claimed his feature event for the NASCAR American Short Trackers. 
Standing proud in victory lane is Jerry Gille, Roscoe, Illinois as he ran away from the field to post his first feature win of the 2012 season.

The "Old Guy" 71-year-old Gene Marocco, Machesney Park, Illinois ran away from the NASCAR roadrunner field to post his first feature win of the 2012 season.