The Herald Bulletin Night at the Races Showcases Special Events for MEP Late Models and Street Stocks

(July 4, 2013) -
A huge night of racing action will take place at Anderson Speedway on Saturday, July 6 with special events for the McGunegill Engine Performance Late Models and Street Stock divisions. The Front Wheel Drives Oval, Legends and Thunder Roadsters will also be part of Herald Bulletin Night at the Races.

The McGunegill Engine Performance Late Models will be featured in the Thompson Builders 75 presented by Motion Motors. The race winner earns a payday of $1,500. Drivers that have earned feature victories this season include Keith Sterkowitz, Danny Trent, Trey Craig and Rob Allman.

Calvin Parham sits atop the Street Stock standings with a 50-point advantage over the Todd Marsh owned car driven this year by Todd Marsh and Wes Rusell. The remainder of the top five includes Danny Adams, Jake McElfresh and Jimmy Kirby. Saturday’s Motion Motors 100 is a special non-point race awarding $1,000 to the winner.

The closest points battle at Anderson Speedway is taking place in the Front Wheel Drive Oval division. Heading into Saturday’s event, Paul Phipps leads Elliott McKinney by just 10 points. The remainder of the top five includes Trevin Henson, Austin McKinney and the hard charging Jerry Dane.

The Thunder Roadsters will make their fourth appearance at Anderson. Feature victories have been claimed by James Edsell and Marty Griffin.

John Robbins looks to extend his winning streak in the Legends division. He finished ahead of Mark Dietzen and Mike Carroll in the most recent event on June 8.

On Saturday, July 6, spectator gates open at 5 p.m. with the racing beginning at 8. Admission is $12 for adults and $4 for kids ages 6-12. Children five and under get in free.