David Darling, wins Seekonk Speedway 75 Lap Brad Scott Memorial/Phil’s Propane Triple Crown Prostock Race 1; U.S. Prostock/Super Late Model National Championship Qualifier.
Seekonk, MA – Seekonk Speedway on Saturday hosted the third of five guaranteed starter races for the second annual U.S.Prostock/Super Late Model National Championship race, slated for July 12, at the “Cement Palace”, Seekonk Speedway paying a cool $10,000 to the winner of the 200-lap Summer Classic.
David Darling of Seekonk, MA., four time Seekonk Prostock Track Champion,will represent Seekonk Speedway and is joined by Jeremy Davis of Tamworth, NH who won the first guaranteed starter race at Lee USA Speedway on April 30th. Davis will represent the Granite State Prostock Series; and Phil Richardson of Herman, ME; who won the second guaranteed starter race at Wiscasset Speedway on June 3rd. The three competitors have secured provisional starting positions.
Seekonk Speedway joins four other tracks hosting the guaranteed starter qualifying events; Lee USA Speedway, NH. April 30th; Wiscasset Speedway, ME. June 3rd ; Beech Ridge Motor Speedway, ME June 24th; and New Hampshire Motor Speedway, July 1st.
Race teams along the East Coast continue to show interest in the 2017 event with many racers indicating returning after last year’s popular and successful outcome.
The inaugural race and its wild finish received recognition by the viewers of racing website Speed 51, when they chose the battle between Derek Griffith and Dalton Sergeant in the closing laps and local favorite Tom Scully Jr. grabbing the win and big paycheck. The crowd-pleasing finish was runner-up in an off-season poll.
Anyone seeking information for this year’s event can contact Gary Sagar (Promoter) Gary@krazespeedequipment.net, or 508-728-8835