Don Miller Tire Wheel to Wheel
Weekend Featured on Friday and Saturday
By Kyle Larson
Anderson Speedway returns to racing action with Don Miller Tire Wheel to Wheel
Weekend kicking off on Friday, June 3. The MAX/WLBC Friday Night Summer Series
will feature Legends, Insight ThunderCars in Oval and Figure 8 racing along with
Chappy’s Rent to Own Front Wheel Drives in Oval and Figure 8 racing.
On Saturday Night, June 4, the Star Press Saturday Night Series features the USA
Modified Tour, Ed Martin Auto Group SuperTrucks and Boss Hogg Catering & Jerky
Four consecutive feature wins have placed Daniel Russell in first place in
Legends action. Russell has 78 point cushion on last week’s runner-up T.J.
Sneva. 2004 division runner-up John Robbins ranks third with Scott McGinley and
Clark Dietzen completing the top five.
Alexandria’s Alice Riall continues to pace the Insight ThunderCar Oval division
with consistent finishes during the opening four events. She has collected one
feature victory and four top-five finishes. Brandon Phillips ranks second, 20
points behind Riall. Third is Roy Grissom Sr. with Robert Brumback and A.J.
Jones rounding out the top five.
A division leading five top fives has propelled Paris Swallows Jr. to the top
spot in the Insight ThunderCar Figure 8 points rundown. He leads Mike Peters by
36 markers. Terry Malone Jr. recorded his second season victory on May 27 and
ranks third in the standings. Robert Brumback and Roy Grissom Sr. complete the
Kreigh Leever holds a 30 point lead in the Chappy’s Rent to Own Front Wheel
Drive Oval point standings after placing third last Friday Night. Second in the
rundown is Nick Warner with Dustin Burge in third, just one point behind Warner.
The remainder of the top five includes season winners Sam Folsom and Brad
Continuing his superb beginning to the Chappy’s Rent to Own Front Wheel Drive
Figure 8 season, Nick Warner holds a 70 point margin over second place Randy
Owen. Third is Allen Wagner, with most recent winner Chris Teepe fourth and
Keith Morris completing the top five.
On Friday Night, spectator gates open at 5 p.m. with racing beginning at 8.
Admission is $7 for adults and $4 for kids ages 6-12. Children five and under
get in free.
The USA Modified Tour will make its first appearance of the season on Saturday
Night. Heading into the event, R.J. Norton leads the point standings over Gary
Bedell, former Anderson Speedway track champion Jeff Weston, Scott Coe and most
recent winner Harold Scott fills out the top five. Former track titlist Mark
Harrison will be one of the drivers to watch this weekend along with New
Castle’s Rodney Scott.
Five consecutive top-five finishes have allowed Tony Broyles to construct a 276
point lead in the Ed Martin Auto Group SuperTruck point standings over Robert
Lemen. Third is Ronnie Rose, who recorded his third feature victory on May 21
during The Star Press Spring Championships. Anderson driver Mike Mendenhall is
fourth with Steve Blair rounding out the top five.
Jeff Swinford sits atop the competitive Boss Hogg Catering & Jerky Figure 8’s
with a 101-point edge on four-time feature winner Ronnie Rose. Third is Josh
Tharp with Jason Pitts and Curtis Chapman completing the top five.
On Saturday Night, spectator gates open at 5 p.m. with racing beginning at 8.
Admission is $10 for adults and $4 for kids ages 6-12. Children five and under
get in free.
Anderson’s Don Miller Tire is your
tire connection for any vehicle. Their ASE Certified mechanics will help you out
of any jam as they specialize in more than just tires.
If you are looking for local help at affordable prices, Don Miller Tire is the
place you need to go. They are open Monday through Friday 7:45 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
and 7:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday.
For additional information on Don Miller Tire, visit them at 1919 South
Scatterfield Road in Anderson or call (765) 646-0239
For additional information contact Anderson Speedway at (765) 642-0206.