Hometown Victory for Jimmy McCune at Toledo


Photo by David Sink

TOLEDO, Ohio (June 16, 2017) – Jimmy McCune won at his home track of Toledo Speedway in the fourth event the Auto Value Bumper to Bumper Super Sprints presented by Royal Purple Synthetic Oil on Friday, June 16.

McCune's victory in the 17th Annual All American Coach/Hemelgarn Racing and Super Fitness Fastest Short Track Show marks his third win at Toledo and his 12th series victory.

Ryan Litt, who has collected two wins in the early portion of the season chased McCune across the finish line with defending race winner Ryan Gillenwater placing third. Bobby Santos finished in fourth position with Brian Gerster in fifth spot.

In preliminary action, Gerster won Dowker Engines Heat #1 while Santos earned victory in the  Royal Purple Synthetic Oil Heat #2. Kyle Edwards was the top qualifier around the half-mile oval of the 15 cars on hand. The quick lap for Edwards was 12.275 seconds at 146.640 mph.

The Auto Value Bumper to Bumper Super Sprints presented by Royal Purple Synthetic Oil is back in action on Saturday, June 17 at Berlin (Mich.) Raceway.


A MAIN RESULTS
POS # DRIVER LAPS
1 88 Jimmy McCune 30
2 07 Ryan Litt 30
3 45 Ryan Gillenwater 30
4 22 Bobby Santos 30
5 50 Brian Gerster 30
6 11 Kyle Edwards 30
7 8 Anthony McCune 30
8 61 Kevin Feeney 26
9 1R Chris Randollph 26
10 88 Frank Neill 15
11 87 Brian Gibbs 11
12 42 Jason Blonde 6
13 25 Doug Stepke 2
DNS 9s Charlie Schultz 0
DNS 11G Tom Geren 0



HEAT RACE #1 RESULTS
POS # DRIVER LAPS
1 50 Brian Gerster 8
2 61 Kevin Feeney 8
3 11 Kyle Edwards 8
4 42 Jason Blonde 8
5 07 Ryan Litt 8
6 25 Doug Stepke 8
7 87 Brian Gibbs 7


HEAT RACE #2 RESULTS
POS # DRIVER LAPS
1 22 Bobby Santos 8
2 88 Jimmy McCune 8
3 8 Anthony McCune 8
4 45 Ryan Gillenwater 8
5 9s Charlie Schultz 8
6 11G Tom Geren 8
7 88 Frank Neill 8


QUALIFYING RESULTS
POS # DRIVER TIME DIFF MPH
1 11 Kyle Edwards 12.275 - 146.640
2 22 Bobby Santos 12.643 0.368 142.371
3 07 Ryan Litt 12.818 0.543 140.428
4 45 Ryan Gillenwater 12.827 0.552 140.329
5 50 Brian Gerster 12.946 0.671 139.039
6 88 Jimmy McCune 12.975 0.700 138.728
7 42 Jason Blonde 13.148 0.873 136.903
8 9s Charlie Schultz 13.337 1.062 134.963
9 61 Kevin Feeney 13.553 1.278 132.812
10 8 Anthony McCune 13.993 1.718 128.636
11 25 Doug Stepke 14.787 2.512 121.729
12 11G Tom Geren 14.861 2.586 121.122
13 88 Frank Neill 14.965 2.690 120.281
14 1R Chris Randollph 15.099 2.824 119.213
15 87 Brian Gibbs 15.364 3.089 117.157