Cleveland County Speedway
Franklin earns $1,500 Road Show victory at Lawndale
LAWNDALE, N.C. (June 4) — Polesitter Dennis “Rambo” Franklin of Gaffney, S.C., earned $1,500 Friday at Cleveland County Speedway for an NDRA Heintz Bros. Performance Road Show victory for Crate Late Models. Franklin led every lap for his second straight NDRA touring victory.
Jeff Cooke of Spartanburg, S.C., and hometown driver Ron Parker chased Franklin to the checkered flag in the 40-lap main event, with Cooke posted his third straight runner-up finish in Road Show action. Kent Peckham and Jimmy Schiltz rounded out the top five. | Slideshow
NDRA Road Show @ Cleveland County: (1) Dennis Franklin, (2) Jeff Cooke, (3) Ron Parker, (4) Kent Peckham (5) Jimmy Schiltz, (6) Timbo Mangum, (7) Jordan Anderson, (8) Matt Long, (9) Larry Blankenship, (10) Jason Pack, (11) Josh Harwell, (12) Roger Pate, (13) Matt Stover, (14) Mitchell Coble, (15) Greg Barker, (16) Kyle Pierce, (17) Justin Norman, (18) Richard Clew, (19) Justin Hudspeth, (20) Bill Straight, (21) Ryan Adkins, (22) Steve Banal, (23) Will Schuffler, (24) Steve Hendren. Fast qualifier: Cooke.