DAVIS, HAHN & JOHNSON TOP USAC SOUTHWEST “FREEDOM TOUR” STOPS

Lance Jennings, AUGUST 23, 2017… Showcased for four nights at three racetracks in three states, three different drivers claimed victory during the “5th Annual Freedom Tour.” The Arizona based Sands Chevrolet USAC SouthWest Sprint Car Series ventured to I-30 Speedway (Little Rock, Arkansas), Creek County Speedway (Sapulpa, Oklahoma), and 81 Speedway (Wichita, Kansas) before returning home. Opening on Wednesday, August 16th, twenty-three drivers checked into the first series event at I-30 Speedway in Little Rock, Arkansas. Starting sixth, “Chargin” Charles Davis [...]

The Plan Falls into Place for Charles Davis, Jr., in Freedom Tour Finale

Lonnie Wheatley, WICHITA, Kan. (August 19, 2017) – Charles Davis, Jr., had a plan in place for Saturday night’s Fifth Annual USAC Southwest Sprint Cars “Freedom Tour” finale atop 81 Speedway’s 3/8-mile clay oval. It wasn’t among the most diabolical plans, yet a worthy one for the driver of the Massey Motorsports No. 50 RSS Industries/Rod End Supply entry from Buckeye, AZ. “I said that if I won this thing tonight, I was going to park it in the beer garden,” [...]

SANDS CHEVROLET USAC SOUTHWEST SPRINT CAR SPECIAL EVENT RACE RESULTS: August 19, 2017 – Wichita, Kansas – 81 Speedway – “5th Annual Freedom Tour”

SANDS CHEVROLET USAC SOUTHWEST SPRINT CAR SPECIAL EVENT RACE RESULTS: August 19, 2017 – Wichita, Kansas – 81 Speedway – “5th Annual Freedom Tour” FIRST HEAT: (8 laps) 1. Chris Bonneau (#78 Bonneau), 2. Charles Davis Jr. (#50 Massey), 3. Mike Martin (#16 Martin), 4. Dustin Morgan (#93 Morgan), 5. R.J. Johnson (#77M Michael), 6. Anthony Nicholson (#16 Nicholson), 7. Craig Carroll (#24C Carroll). NT SECOND HEAT: (8 laps) 1. Tye Mihocko (#5 Mihocko), 2. Forrest Sutherland (#85 Sutherland), 3. Shon [...]

SANDS CHEVROLET USAC SOUTHWEST SPRINT CAR SPECIAL EVENT RACE RESULTS: August 18, 2017 – Wichita, Kansas – 81 Speedway – “5th Annual Freedom Tour”

SANDS CHEVROLET USAC SOUTHWEST SPRINT CAR SPECIAL EVENT RACE RESULTS: August 18, 2017 – Wichita, Kansas – 81 Speedway – “5th Annual Freedom Tour” FIRST HEAT: (8 laps) 1. Tye Mihocko (#5 Mihocko), 2. Charles Davis Jr. (#50 Massey), 3. Forrest Sutherland (#85 Sutherland), 4. Jeremy Campbell (#10C Campbell), 5. Dustin Morgan (#93 Morgan), 6. Chris Bonneau (#78 Bonneau), 7. Anthony Nicholson (#16X Nicholson), 8. Craig Carroll (#24C Carroll). NT SECOND HEAT: (8 laps) 1. R.J. Johnson (#77M Michael), 2. Stevie [...]

81 Speedway Picks Up Saturday “Freedom Tour” Finale

Lonnie Wheatley, WICHITA, Kan. (August 18, 2017) – The Fifth Annual USAC Southwest Sprint Cars “Freedom Tour” is back to a four-night affair with Park City’s 81 Speedway near Wichita, Kansas picking up the Saturday night finale after the originally scheduled event at Caney Valley Speedway fell victim to saturated grounds. It will make for two full nights of action atop the 3/8-mile clay oval after hosting the third leg of “Freedom Tour” action on Friday night. Saturday’s finale at 81 [...]

Freedom Tour Finale at Caney Falls Victim to Rain; Friday Card at 81 Speedway on as Scheduled

Lonnie Wheatley, CANEY, Kan. (August 18, 2017) – Excessive rain has forced the cancelation of Saturday night’s scheduled USAC Southwest Sprint Cars Fifth Annual “Freedom Tour” finale at the Caney Valley Speedway near the Oklahoma-Kansas border. Extensive rain in recent weeks including several more inches this week with additional rain in the forecast for the remainder of Friday have left grounds too saturated to host the event. The annual series will now wrap up with Friday night’s card atop the 3/8-mile [...]

SANDS CHEVROLET USAC SOUTHWEST SPRINT CAR SPECIAL EVENT RACE RESULTS: August 17, 2017 – Sapulpa, Oklahoma – Creek County Speedway – “5th Annual Freedom Tour”

SANDS CHEVROLET USAC SOUTHWEST SPRINT CAR SPECIAL EVENT RACE RESULTS: August 17, 2017 – Sapulpa, Oklahoma – Creek County Speedway – “5th Annual Freedom Tour” FIRST HEAT: (10 laps) 1. Steve Sussex (#4 Price), 2. Anthony Nicholson (#16X Nicholson), 3. David Stephenson (#22 Stephenson), 4. Danny Smith (#5$ Smith), 5. Shon Deskins (#7 Richards), 6. Michael Tyre II (#11 Tyre), 7. Chance Morton (#7 Morton), 8. Will Scribner (#54 Scribner). NT SECOND HEAT: (10 laps) 1. Forrest Sutherland (#85 Sutherland), 2. [...]

Charles Davis, Jr. Charges to Freedom Tour Opening Night Win at I-30 Speedway

Charles Davis, Jr. Charges to Freedom Tour Opening Night Win at I-30 Speedway Lonnie Wheatley, LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (August 16, 2017) – Charles Davis, Jr., cashed in on a late opportunity to win the opening leg of USAC Southwest Sprint Car “Freedom Tour” action for the second time in three years by winning Wednesday night’s 30-lap feature atop the high-banked I-30 Speedway clay oval. Buckeye, Arizona’s “Chargin’ Charles” assumed the point when race leader R.J. Johnson looped it in turn four [...]

SANDS CHEVROLET USAC SOUTHWEST SPRINT CAR SPECIAL EVENT RACE RESULTS: August 16, 2017 – Little Rock, Arkansas – I-30 Speedway – “Freedom Tour”

SANDS CHEVROLET USAC SOUTHWEST SPRINT CAR SPECIAL EVENT RACE RESULTS: August 16, 2017 – Little Rock, Arkansas – I-30 Speedway – “Freedom Tour” FIRST HEAT: (8 laps) 1. Mike Martin (#16 Martin), 2. Casey Wills (#31 Wills), 3. Chris Bonneau (#78 Bonneau), 4. Jeremy Middleton (#15J Middelton), 5. Cody Gardner (#D6 Gardner), 6. Rick Pringle (#38 Pringle), 7. Jamey Mooney (#69 Mooney), 8. Shon Deskins (#7 Richards). NT SECOND HEAT: (8 laps) 1. Charles Davis Jr. (#50 Massey), 2. Danny Smith [...]

2017 FREEDOM TOUR

2017 FREEDOM TOUR DATE – TRACK – LOCATION August 16: I-30 Speedway – Little Rock, AR (Freedom Tour / Non-Points / $2,500-to-Win) August 17: Creek County Speedway – Sapulpa, OK (Freedom Tour / Non-Points / $2,500-to-Win) August 18: 81 Speedway – Wichita, KS (Freedom Tour / Non-Points / $2,500-to-Win) August 19: Caney Valley Speedway – Caney, KS (Freedom Tour / Non-Points / $2,500-to-Win)