April 15, 2013

36th annual Spring Classic - Rockford Speedway

Photos Courtesy of Jim Ambruoso
Racing action out of turn two for the Vintage Racing heats during the Spring Classic.
Alex Papini in victory circle with Rockford Speedway's General Manager Gregg McKarns after claiming victory in the 108-lap main event for the Big 8 series cars.
Dick Kath captures the Illinois Vintage Racing 20-lap feature event.
 Presenting the winners trophy is Stan Burdick and Jody Deery to Alex Papini.
Mark Pluer # 54 is proclaimed the overall  winner for the two 25-lap features for the Mid-American Stock Car Series.
Alex Papini is all smiles after winning the Big 8 feature for the 36th annual Rockford Speedway Spring Classic.
Steve Rubeck # 20, Monroe Center, IL drives the low side of the track to overtake a fellow competitor.
Alex Papini #39 Machesney Park, Illinois, receives the checker flag making claim as the winner of the 108-lap feature.