April 30, 2014

Rockford Speedway (April 26)

Photos Courtesy of Jim Ambruoso
 
 
# 3 Kenneth Brazee III, Rockford, Illinois found himself turned around in front of the field during his RoadRunner Sam's Drive-In Challenge race.

Shawn Rickelman, # 50 Rockton, IL outdistanced the field by winning the RoadRunner 20-lap feature.
 
Patrick Featherston II, # 71 Byron, IL battles with John Logan Jr # 94 and Howie Ware # 36 for the lead during the feature event.
 
Patrick Featherston II, # 71 Byron, IL wins his first feature race in the NASCAR Sportsman division by racing to the front to take the checker flag in his 25-lap feature.
 
Racing action in the NASCAR Late Model division saw some tight battles between drivers.  Pictured are Jerry Gille # 99, Jake Gille # 50 and Driver X  Jon Reynolds.
 
Alex Papini # 39 Machesney Park, IL finished his 30-lap Late Model feature event on top as he raced with Ricky Bilderback on his way to the victory.

Dennis Smith Jr # 62 South Beloit, IL gave race fans a birds eye view of him racing during the Figure 8 feature event.

Always exciting the first Figure 8 race of the season was won by # 25 Ryan Ostenson, Beloit, Wis.