CRA Street Stocks Return on Saturday

Photo by Dave Sink

(April 24, 2013) - Anderson Speedway returns to racing action on Saturday, April 27 with the season debut of the Stealth Trailers CRA Street Stocks powered by JEGS. The WMDH ThunderCars, Legends and Front Wheel Drives Oval will also be in action on the quarter-mile oval.

The Stealth Trailers CRA Street Stocks powered by JEGS will compete in their second event of the season. In the opener at Lucas Oil Raceway Park, Dave Bice paced the final 36 circuits to score the victory over Bret Miles Jr. and Tyler Marsh. The Anderson Speedway Street Stock competitors will also be part of the action. Jake McElfrsh won the division opener on April 6 over Marsh and Calvin Parham.

After nearly a month after their opening ThunderCar 100 event, the WMDH ThunderCars will compete in their initial points event of 2013. Curtis Chapman earned the 100-lap victory finishing ahead of Nick Warner and Robbie Wyman.

The Legends make their second appearance at Anderson. In the first event on March 30, Illinois racer Aaron Jones and Kentucky‘s Josh Dietz took the top two finishing positions. The remainder of the top five included Aaron Holden, former division champion Eric Black and Zach Holden.

Elliott McKinney has taken the early season points lead in the Front Wheel Drive Oval division. Three top-five finishes have helped McKinney construct 38 point lead over Paul Phipps. Third in the standings is Mike Alley with Jesse Thomas and Trevin Henson rounding out the top five.

On Saturday, April 27, spectator gates open at 4 p.m. with the racing beginning at 7. Admission is $12 for adults and $4 for kids ages 6-12. Children five and under get in free.