An Inside Look - Toledo and Berlin

Story by Kyle Larson
Photo by Dave Sink

CASSOPLOLIS, Mich. (June 13, 2017) — The Auto Value Bumper to Bumper Super Sprints presented by Royal Purple Synthetic Oil returns to action on Friday, June 16 at Toledo (Ohio) Speedway in the 17th Annual All American Coach/Hemelgarn Racing and Super Fitness World's Fastest Short Track Show. The Winged Sprint Cars will then travel to the historic Berlin Raceway on Saturday, June 17 for the 38th event at the .438-mile oval.

IMPORTANT COMPEITOR SAFETY NOTES:
-ALL CARS MUST CONTAIN KILL SWITCH
-ALL CARS MUST CONTAIN FULL CONTAINMENT SEAT AND DRIVER MUST USE HEAD AND NECK RESTRIANT SYSTEM

Most Recent Event at Toledo Speedway (June 10, 2016):
Ryan Gillenwater earned his first series victory after pulling into the winner’s circle at the conclusion of the All American Coach/Hemelgarn Racing/Super Fitness Fastest Short Track Show in World at Toledo Speedway on Friday, June 10.

Five-time series champion Jason Blonde led the opening five laps with Gillenwater taking the lead on the sixth circuit and pacing the final 25 laps of the race. At the checkered flag, Gillenwater finished .324 seconds ahead of defending series champion Aaron Pierce. Bobby Santos Jr. crossed the line in third with Derek Snyder and Jerry Caryer rounding out the top five.

Former Winners at Toledo Speedway
DATE WINNER
08/23/1998 Hank Lower
06/08/2001 Gary Fedewa
06/14/2002 Ryan Katz
06/13/2003 Tom Fedewa
06/18/2004 Jason Blonde
06/17/2005 Cameron Dodson
06/16/2006 Cameron Dodson
06/15/2007 Jason Blonde
06/12/2009 Jeff Bloom
06/11/2010 Jason Blonde
06/17/2011 Jimmy McCune
06/15/2012 Jason Cox
06/14/2013 Troy DeCaire
06/13/2014 Ryan Litt
07/02/2014 Jo Jo Helberg
06/26/2015 Ryan Litt
09/11/2015 Jimmy McCune
06/10/2016 Ryan Gillenwater
06/24/2016 Bobby Santos Jr.

 

Toledo Speedway - Friday, June 16
Event Information

Schedule:  (CLICK TO VIEW DOWNLOADABLE VERSION)
 
2:00 PM - Pit Area Opens
  4:00 PM - Spectator Gates Open
  4:00 PM - Practice
  6:00 PM - Qualifying
  7:30 PM - Racing Begins
Times Local to Track

Tickets:
Adults: $20 advance, $25 day of show-Reserved and Gen. Adm. (advance sale ends at 5 p.m. Thursday)
Children 6-12: $3; under 6-free


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Most Recent Event at Berlin Raceway (July 9, 2016):
The Auto Value Bumper to Bumper Super Sprints presented by Royal Purple Synthetic Oil returned to action on Saturday, July 9 at Berlin Raceway in Marne, Mich. With eight laps remaining, Bobby Santos Jr. completed the wining pass on Derek Snyder and then paced the final eight laps to earn the feature victory.

Polesitter Kevin Feeney and veteran campaigner Teddy Alberts led the field to the green flag with Feeney leading the race the opening six circuits. Snyder charged from the eight starting position to get around Feeney for the first spot with an inside move and utilizing lapped traffic. Snyder showed the way until lap 22 when Santos completed the race-winning pass.

At the checkered flag, Santos finished just .392 seconds ahead of a hard-charging Jason Blonde with Snyder completing the podium. Feeney placed fourth with Jeff Bloom in fifth spot.

Former Winners at Berlin Raceway
DATE WINNER
07/05/1997 Bill Tyler
08/30/1997 Bill Tyler
07/04/1998 Gary Fedewa
09/05/1998 Gary Fedewa
07/03/1999 Tom Fedewa
09/04/1999 Tom Fedewa
07/01/2000 Steve Surniak
09/02/2000 Ryan Katz
06/30/2001 Gary Fedewa
09/01/2001 Kevin Feeney
06/29/2002 Tim Cox
08/31/2002 Kevin Feeney
06/28/2003 Tom Fedewa
08/30/2003 Dave Baumgartner
06/26/2004 Jason Blonde
09/11/2004 Jason Blonde
06/25/2005 Cameron Dodson
09/03/2005 Cameron Dodson
06/24/2006 Brian Lay
09/02/2006 Ryan Litt
06/30/2007 Jason Blonde
09/01/2007 Jeff Bloom
09/28/2007 Jimmy McCune
09/29/2007 Brian Gerster
06/28/2008 Jeff Bloom
08/30/2008 Jeff Bloom
09/27/2008 Ryan Litt
06/27/2009 Jeff Bloom
09/05/2009 Jason Blonde
09/26/2009 Derek Snyder
05/22/2010 Geoff Kaiser
09/04/2010 Mike Ling
07/23/2011 Jason Blonde
09/03/2011 Jason Blonde
07/21/2012 Jason Blonde
05/18/2013 Mike Ling
07/09/2016 Bobby Santos Jr.

 

Berlin Raceway - Saturday, June 17
Event Information

Schedule: 
   1:30 PM - Pit Area Opens
   3:00 PM - Spectator Gates Open
   6:30 PM - Racing Begins
Times Local to Track



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