Junction City, KY
Sanction: Valvoline Iron-Man Southern Series (Fall Classic) - $5,000
Information provided by: Series and track reports (last updated October 2, 1:10 pm)
Jared Hawkins tops Fall Classic at Ponderosa
- Jared Hawkins
- Justin Rattliff
- Billy Moyer Jr.
- Chris Combs
- Tristan Chamberlain
- Dustin Nobbe
- Larry Greer
- Skylar Marlar
- Ted Nobbe
- Jeff Watson
- Mike Simpson
- Steve Godsey
Jared Hawkins waves to fans at Ponderosa Speedway.
What won the race: Third-starting Jared Hawkins of Fairmont, W.Va., notched his first career Valvoline Iron-Man Southern Series victory in Friday’s Fall Classic at Ponderosa Speedway, topping Justin Rattliff and Billy Moyer Jr. Hawkins, who took the lead from Moyer on the 31st lap, earned $5,000 for the event co-sanctioned with Valvoline Iron-Man Northern Series.
Key notes: Hawkins finished 5.150 seconds ahead of sixth-starting Justin Rattliff. … Third-place finisher Billy Moyer Jr. led 30 laps. ... Polesitter Tristan Chamberlain of Richmond, Ind., finished fifth. … David Webb, fast-qualifier Adam Ahl, and Iron-Man Southern Series point leader Jensen Ford were scratches from the 40-lapper. … Ponderosa Speedway hosted the Valvoline Iron-Man Series for the 31st annual Fall Classic.
Winner's sponsors: Hawkins drives a Tim Logan Racing Rocket Chassis powered by a Clements Racing Engine and sponsored by X-treme Graphics, 5150 Race Trailers and Sunoco Race Fuels.
Points chase: Dustin Nobbe of Batesville, Ind., leads the Iron-Man Northern Series by 54 points over Tristan Chamberlain. Jensen Ford of Johnson City, Tenn., leads the Iron-Man Southern Series by 254 points over Michael Chilton.
Current weather: Clear, 64°F
Car count: 15
Fast qualifier: Adam Ahl
Time: 12.530 seconds
Polesitter: Tristan Chamberlain
Next series race: October 22, I-75 Raceway (Sweetwater, TN) $4,000
Editor's note: Results and race details are unofficial.