Flag-to-Flag Victory for Aaron Pierce at New Paris

NEW PARIS, Ind. (July 8, 2017) – Aaron Pierce earned his third victory of the 2017 season with the Auto Value Bumper to Bumper Super Sprints presented by Royal Purple Synthetic Oil on Saturday, July 8 at New Paris (Ind.) Speedway. 

Pierce led all 30 laps en route to his 11th series victory.

Chris Neuenschwander crossed the finish line in second spot with Jason Blonde in third position. Jeff Bloom and Doug Stepke filled out the top-five finishers.

In preliminary action, Pierce won Dowker Engines Heat Race #1 with Geoff Kaiser earning the victory in Royal Purple Synthetic Oil Heat # 2. Bloom posted the best lap in qualifying with an official clocking of 11.867 seconds at 75.841 mph.

The Auto Value Bumper to Bumper Super Sprints presented by Royal Purple Synthetic Oil is back in action on Thursday, July 20 at Kalamazoo Speedway as part of the Royal Purple Synthetic Oil King of the Wing presented by Auto Value Bumper to Bumper. Following the event at Kalamazoo the series heads to Toledo (Ohio) Speedway on Friday, July 21 and Auto City (Mich.) Speedway on Saturday, July 22.


A MAIN RESULTS
POS # DRIVER LAPS
1 26 Aaron Pierce 30
2 10n Chris Neuenschwander 30
3 42 Jason Blonde 30
4 26b Jeff Bloom 30
5 25 Doug Stepke 29
6 11g Tom Geren 28
7 11p Tom Paterson 28
8 100 Jim Payne 28
9 43 Chris Leming 25
10 1x Ron Koehler 1
DNS 61 Kevin Feeney 0
DNS 10k Geoff Kaiser 0

HEAT RACE #1 RESULTS
POS # DRIVER LAPS
1 26 Aaron Pierce 8
2 10n Chris Neuenschwander 8
3 100 Jim Payne 8
4 26b Jeff Bloom 8
5 25 Doug Stepke 8
6 43 Chris Leming 7

HEAT RACE #2 RESULTS
POS # DRIVER LAPS
1 10k Geoff Kaiser 8
2 11g Tom Geren 8
3 42 Jason Blonde 8
4 61 Kevin Feeney 8
5 11p Tom Paterson 3
6 1x Ron Koehler 3

QUALIFYING RESULTS
POS # DRIVER TIME DIFF MPH
1 26b Jeff Bloom 11.867 - 75.841
2 42 Jason Blonde 11.914 0.047 75.541
3 10n Chris Neuenschwander 11.946 0.079 75.339
4 10k Geoff Kaiser 12.027 0.160 74.832
5 26 Aaron Pierce 12.272 0.405 73.338
6 61 Kevin Feeney 12.290 0.423 73.230
7 25 Doug Stepke 12.300 0.433 73.171
8 11g Tom Geren 12.760 0.893 70.533
9 100 Jim Payne 12.956 1.089 69.466
10 11p Tom Paterson 13.123 1.256 68.582
11 43 Chris Leming 13.573 1.706 66.308
12 1x Ron Koehler 15.423 3.556 58.354