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MIKE SPENCER WINS “BRAWL FOR IT ALL” AT CANYON SPEEDWAY PARK

Lance Jennings — PEORIA, AZ – SEPTEMBER 29, 2013… After a broken bolt in the steering arm sidelined R.J. Johnson, Temecula, California’s Mike Spencer led the final 9 laps to claim the “2nd Annual Brawl For It All.” The $2,500 feature win at Canyon Speedway Park was the first USAC SouthWest & West Coast Series triumph for the five-time USAC/CRA Champion. Colby Copeland, Josh Pelkey, Shon Deskins, and “Chargin” Charles Davis Jr. followed Spencer to the checkered flags. Racing Mark [...]

“2ND ANNUAL BRAWL FOR IT ALL” AT CANYON SPEEDWAY PARK SATURDAY

Lance Jennings — PEORIA, AZ – SEPTEMBER 24, 2013… This Saturday, September 28th, Kevin Montgomery’s Canyon Speedway Park will host the “2nd Annual Brawl For It All.” Featuring the USAC SouthWest and USAC West Coast Sprint Cars, the second round of the “Grudge Series” will pay $2,500-to-win and will showcase a talented roster of drivers from Arizona, California, and New Mexico. The LoanMart Challenge Cup Sprints, Mini Sprints, and AMA Modlites will also share the spotlight. The Front Gates [...]

SOUTHWEST SPRINTS AT CANYON SPEEDWAY PARK SATURDAY

SEPTEMBER 23, 2013 – DICK JORDAN 13-245 — This Saturday’s “Brawl for it All” USAC Sprint race at Canyon Speedway Park is round two of the “Grudge Series” and while it offers full points for the USAC Southwest Sprint Series it is also listed as a “special event” non-points race on the West Coast Sprint calendar. R.J. Johnson takes a 79-point Southwest lead over Charles Davis Jr. into Saturday’s race. The two have dominated the 2013 series, Johnson winning nine [...]

PEORIA NEXT FOR SOUTHWEST SPRINTS; R.J. TAKES CASA GRANDE!

SEPTEMBER 16, 2013 — DICK JORDAN 13-237 — Canyon Speedway Park hosts the next event for the USAC Southwest Sprint Cars, on September 28. Point leaders R.J. Johnson and Charles Davis Jr. enter that race separated by 79 points in the latest standings after they finished 1-2 in last Saturday’s race at Casa Grande, Ariz. Johnson, of Phoenix, Ariz., recorded his ninth victory of the 2013 campaign Saturday night at Central Arizona Raceway. He snatched the lead from Davis on lap [...]

R.J. JOHNSON SOARS TO CASA GRANDE VICTORY

Lance Jennings — CASA GRANDE, AZ – SEPTEMBER 15, 2013… USAC SouthWest Sprint point leader, R.J. Johnson of Phoenix continued his winning ways last Saturday night. This time, the former state Midget Champion raced from fourteenth to claim the $1,500 victory at Casa Grande’s Central Arizona Raceway. For Johnson, the 30-lap feature win was his ninth triumph of the campaign over “Chargin” Charles Davis Jr., Shon Deskins, Aaron Reutzel, and “The Magic Man” Mike Martin. Sunoco Fuels Passing Masters Dash [...]

USAC SOUTHWEST SPRINT RACE RESULTS: September 14, 2013 – Casa Grande, Arizona – Central Arizona Raceway

USAC SOUTHWEST SPRINT RACE RESULTS: September 14, 2013 – Casa Grande, Arizona – Central Arizona Raceway FIRST HEAT: (8 laps) 1. Mike Bonneau (#29 Bonneau), 2. Brian Hosford (#32B Weber), 3. Bruce St. James (#7K St. James), 4. James Aragon (#57X Stone), 5. Michael Curtis (#11C Turner/Wheeler), 6. Steven Harms (#60 Harms), 7. Jody Wirth (#5X Wirth). NT SECOND HEAT: (8 laps) 1. Mike Martin (#16 Martin), 2. Chris Bonneau (#78 Bonneau), 3. Josh Pelkey (#12 Allen), 4. Ronnie Clark (#6 [...]

USAC SOUTHWEST SPRINTS INVADE CENTRAL ARIZONA RACEWAY

Lance Jennings — PEORIA, AZ – SEPTEMBER 10, 2013… This Saturday, September 14th, the powerful USAC SouthWest Sprint Cars will battle at Casa Grande’s Central Arizona Raceway. Located on the Pinal County Fairgrounds, the “Law Enforcement Appreciation Night” will also showcase Pure Stocks, X-Mods, and Dwarf Cars. The Spectator Gates will open at 4pm and Racing at the fast 3/8-mile oval is set to begin at 7:00pm. The “Law Enforcement Appreciation Night” marks the third race of the campaign at [...]

SOUTHWEST SPRINTS AT CASA GRANDE SATURDAY; DAVIS GRABS QUEEN CREEK BATTLE

SEPTEMBER 9, 2013 — DICK JORDAN 13-228 — Central Arizona Raceway hosts this Saturday’s USAC Southwest Sprint Car race and series point leaders R.J. Johnson and Charles Davis Jr. again share the favorites spotlight. The Casa Grande, Ariz. track is one which has eluded Johnson so far this year as he leads Davis by 80 points in the latest standings. Davis and Josh Pelkey have been the winners there so far this year. Davis, of Buckeye, Ariz., emerged victorious in [...]

CHARLES DAVIS JR. WINS USAC SOUTHWEST BATTLE AT QUEEN CREEK

Lance Jennings — QUEEN CREEK, AZ – SEPTEMBER 8, 2013… Outdueling point leader R.J. Johnson, Buckeye’s “Chargin” Charles Davis Jr. earned the Saturday night victory at Arizona Speedway. For Davis, the $1,500 USAC SouthWest Sprint Car triumph was his sixth win of the campaign. R.J. Johnson, “The Radio Flyer” Bruce St. James, Ryan Linder, and Ronnie Clark followed the five-time Arizona Champion to the checkered flags. After winning his fifth Sunoco Fuels Passing Masters Dash, Johnson led the first twenty-two [...]

USAC SOUTHWEST SPRINT RACE RESULTS: September 7, 2013 – Queen Creek, Arizona – Arizona Speedway

USAC SOUTHWEST SPRINT RACE RESULTS: September 7, 2013 – Queen Creek, Arizona  – Arizona Speedway FIRST HEAT: (10 laps) 1. Mike Bonneau (#29 Bonneau), 2. Bryan Swinehart (#68 Beal), 3. Josh Pelkey (#12 Allen), 4. Chris Bonneau (#78 Bonneau), 5. Mike Martin (#16 Martin), 6. Steven Harms (#60 Harms), 7. Matt Lundy (#98 Lundy), 8. Mark Morin (#28 Morin), 9. Ryan Linder (#9 Linder). NT SECOND HEAT: (10 laps) 1. 2. R.J. Johnson (#77M Michaels), 2. Michael Curtis (#11C Turner/Wheeler), 3. [...]