An Inside Look - News & Info for Dixie and Illiana

Story by Kyle Larson
Photo by
R&S Racing Photos

The conclusion of the 2014 Auto Value Bumper to Bumper Super Sprints (AVBBSS) season is fast approaching. With four events remaining on the schedule, the series will compete in a double header this weekend at Dixie (MI) Motor Speedway on Friday, August 1 and then at Illiana (IN) Motor Speedway on Saturday, August 2.

Points Update:
Jason Blonde continues to sit atop the series standings on the strength of seven top-five finishes and nine top 10s. Second in the points rundown is 2010 champion Kevin Feeney, who has produced eight top 10s. The remainder of the top five includes Davey Hamilton Jr., Jo Jo Helberg and Tom Geren.

Most Recent Event at Dixie Motor Speedway:
Jo Jo Helberg, of Rohnert Park, Calif., earned his second Auto Value Bumper to Bumper Super Sprints (AVBBSS) victory in three starts after taking the checkers at Dixie (MI) Motor Speedway on Friday, June 27.  At the conclusion of the 30-lap event, Helberg was followed across the finish line by a hard-charging Jason Blonde with eighth-place starter Jacob Wilson completing the podium finishes. Fast Qualifier Ryan Litt placed fourth with John Turnbull Jr. in fifth.

Most Recent Event at Illiana Motor Speedway (Hoosier Outlaw Sprint Series):
Tim Cox took the lead on lap 24 and then drove to victory in the Hoosier Outlaw Sprint Series event at the Illiana Motor Speedway on Saturday, August 3, 2013. Geoff Kaiser took the initial lead with Dave Baumgartner, Kody Swanson, and Cox falling behind the race leader. Cox worked his way through and took over the point on lap 24 after Kaiser slowed due to mechanical issues. Cox was followed to the checkers with Joe Swanson, Jerry Caryer, Hank Lower, and Kevin Feeney rounding out the top five.

Dixie Motor Speedway - Friday, August 1
Event Information

Schedule:

 2:00 PM - Pit Area Opens
 3:30 PM - Practice
 6:00 PM - Qualifying
 7:30 PM - Racing Begins
Times Local to Track

Tickets:
Adults - $25
Seniors - $22
Teens (13-17) - $18
Children - $8
Five and Under - Free


For track layout, physical address, directions, phone, facebook, twitter and website address plus click track logo.

 

Illiana Motor Speedway - Saturday, August 2
Event Information

Schedule:

 2:00 PM - Pit Area Opens
 7:07 PM - Racing Begins
Times Local to Track

Tickets:
Adults - $15
Kids (8-12) - $5
Seven and Under - Free



For track layout, physical address, directions, phone, facebook, twitter and website address plus click track logo.