Mich. (May 29, 2014) – The 19th season
of the Auto Value Bumper to Bumper Super Sprints
(AVBBSS) begins on Saturday, May 31 at Angola
(IN) Motorsport Speedway in the “A Salute to the
Legend – Hurryin' Hank Lower” presented by Hot
Rod Golf Carts and Indiana Warm Floors.
In addition to Winged Sprints, the racing
program will also include Shepherd’s Chevy,
Buick GM Late Models, Superior Auto Modifieds,
Randy’s Trannys Plus Street Stocks and Bill’s
Professional Towing Mini Stocks.
Last year at Angola in Hoosier Outlaw Sprint
Series/AVBBSS action, Joe Swanson grabbed the
July victory finishing ahead of Tim Cox and fast
qualifier Chris Neuenschwander. Veteran Jimmy
McCune scored the Labor Day Weekend win after
leading the entire distance in the caution free
event. Jo Jo Helberg and Jacob Wilson filled out
the podium finishers.
Drivers that are expected to compete in the
opener include five-time and defending series
champion Jason Blonde, HOSS titlist and AVBBSS
runner-up Joe Swanson, 2010 series champion
Kevin Feeney and two-time Pay Less Little 500
Champion Jacob Wilson.
Winged Sprint Car Champion Brian Gerster, who
has one AVBBSS victory on his resume will also
be at Angola. McCune is the most recent Angola
winner and also grabbed a third-place finish at
the series finale at Sandusky (OH) Speedway last
September. He is a six-time feature winner with
AVBBSS. Kody Swanson will be behind the wheel of
the Speed Chasers No. 64. He earned a series
victory last August at M-40 and has swept the
Silver Crown races in 2014.
Other drivers that will be in the starting field
include Mike Astraukas, Teddy Alberts, two-time
series event winner Ike Beasley, Davey Hamilton
Jr., Kyle Edwards, Chris Neuenschwander, Kyle
Henry and Ron Koehler among others. A strong
field of Sprints Cars is expected for the
season–opening event at Angola.
On Saturday, practice begins at 3 p.m.,
qualifying is set for 5:30 with the racing
program beginning at 7. Adult Admission is $15,
Students & Seniors $13 and Kids 10 & Under Free.
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