2008 Race Results
DATE
COMMENTS
TRACK
FINISH
04/05/08
Won our heat by leading every lap.  Started 7th and after dialing in more
front brake during a restart, car was a little too tight.
Park Jefferson
9th
04/19/08
Started 9th and caught up behind a wreck.  Car killed and couldn't get it
refired in time and was sent to the back.  Front end had no grip and
would just slide up the track.
Park Jefferson
10th
05/03/08
Had no rear brakes.  Kind of hard to turn the car without them.
Park Jefferson
11th
05/09/08
Started 4th in the heat and finished 2nd.  Started 11th in the A-feature.  
Car worked okay, but got a little tight on exit.  Corner entry was very
good.  Lost 3 spots when the car hit a rut and jumped out of the preferred
line.
Fairmont
7th
05/16/08
Started 9th in the A-feature.  Car worked okay pretty good on the
bottom.  The top lane was too good tonight!  Passed two cars the last two
laps as the top side went away.  Needed more laps;.
Fairmont
6th
05/17/08
Started 5th in the A-feature and ran 4th most of the night.  Track was dry
and everyone was right around the bottom.  Car was too tight on entry.
Jackson
5th
05/23/08
Started 11th in the A-feature.  Car worked good on the bottom.  The exit
of two was really slick.  Slow restarts hurt us tonight.  Needed more laps
again.!  Took over the points lead after tonight!
Fairmont
3rd
05/24/08
Started 8th in the A-feature and ran about 10th most of the night.  Track
was very heavy and a one-laner.  Not much passing going on.
Jackson
8th
05/30/08
Blew up just a couple of laps into the heat race.  It appears the crank
broke.  So much for being the point leader.
Fairmont
DNS
06/06/08
Car shut off under caution and wouldn't restart.
Fairmont
DNF
06/13/08
Started 13 in the A-feature after being taken out in the heat race.  In the
heat race, was running second and got knocked back to 6th.  In the
feature, the car was way too loose as the track dried out and we did not
anticipate that happening.
Fairmont
10th
06/17/08
Finished 4th in out heat.  Drew the 8th starting spot.  Got caught up in
traffic.  It was dry and the preferred line was the bottom.  By the time we
got to 5th, the top 4 fairly good lead.  Ran the down the leaders by the
end of the racing.  Had laps faster than the leader at the end of the race.
Spencer
5th
06/20/08
After a bad heat race, we started 18th in the Feature.  Got caught up in a
wreck as someone lost control of their car.  Tore up the back half of the
car pretty bad.  If their is a bright-side to the last string of misfortune, we
should be starting up front for a while due to the low point average.
Fairmont
DNF
06/27/08
Blew up another motor running 5th.
Fairmont
DNF
07/04/08
Won our heat race and started 3rd in the A.  Ran 3rd until the line
changed to the bottom.  We had it setup for the top side.
Fairmont
8th
07/11/08
Was running 2nd just a couple laps into the feature when we were taken
out by the 3rd place car.  Restarted in the back and got caught up in
another wreck.
Fairmont
DNF
07/18/08
Car worked alright on the bottom side.  The right rear wouldn't stick
enough.  Also had too much gear in the car.  Need to get the wrecked
gears fixed.
Fairmont
4th
07/15/08
Started on the pole and lead about 3/4 of the race.  Got passed by the
96 on the high side while protecting the bottom line.
Sioux Center
2nd
07/22/08
Had to avoid a wreck at the end of the heat race.  Couldn't get around
the problem car.  Car died while avoiding a potential wreck in the feature.
Spencer
DNF
07/25/08
Got spun out in the feature while running 5th.  Restarted about 24th and
got back up to 8th.  Car worked good on the bottom.
Fairmont
8th
07/26/08
First time back to Jackson since May.  Fought a tight car in the feature,  
Looking to dial in a setup before the Jackson Nationals.
Jackson
8th
08/01/08
Started 14th and couldn’t pass many cars. Tried running the bottom, but
the cushion on the top side was too good.
Fairmont
13th
08/08/08
Fairmont
5th
08/09/08
Jackson
3rd
Ran top 3 all night.  Car worked good on the high side.
08/13/08
Alta
DNF
Tried missing a spinning car and got KO'd in the right rear.
08/14/08
Jackson
DNF
Running 8th when the input shaft on the transmission broker.
08/08/08
Fairmont
DNS
Leftover transmission problems from last night.
08/14/08
Jackson
15th
Put new rearend under the car after the wreck in Alta.  Car didn't work
very well on the dry track.
08/22/08
Fairmont
12th
08/23/08
Algona
9th
Started 19th.  Car worked okay on the dry track.  Room for improvement.
09/01/08
Boone
2nd-B
Started 3rd in our heat and had the lead early.  Got spun out going down
the back stretch.  Started about 7th in the B feature and was all over the
leader in the B feature.  Car worked great on the dry track.
09/02/08
Boone
2nd-B
Started towards the back in the heat and couldn't pass anyone on the
tacky one-lane track.  Fell back to about 10th in the first few laps of the B
feature.  Car worked great on the dry track.
09/03/08
Boone
3rd-Last
Change Heat
Started 5th and ran down the leaders, but couldn't pass them.  Needed a
top 2 finish to make Wednesday night's last chance A feature.  Had a
pretty fast car all week, just needed some luck!
09/11/08
Spencer
10th
Had a faster car than 10th place.  Got stuck in the middle of the track late
in the race and lost a couple of spots.
09/12/08
Fairmont
10th
Started 6th in our B feature and finished 1st.  Started 16th in the A and
could only get up to 10th.  Race went green, white, checkered.
09/13/08
Sioux Center
DNF
09/19/08
Fairmont
DNF
Got wrecked on the first lap.  Someone up front got sideways and we
received the worst of the deal.
09/27/08
Jackson
12th
Started 17th after getting spun out in the heat.  Not sure where the black
flag was.
10/04/08
Jackson
6th
Track was dry and the car was a little too tight on entry and in the center
of the corner.