Flint Creek Speedway,
West Siloam Springs, OK
Sanction: MARS DIRTcar Series West - $2,000
Information provided by: Series reports (last updated August 3, 5:16 pm)
Flint Creek fruitful for Wells once again
- Justin Wells
- Jason Hughes
- Cole Wells
- Brantlee Gotschall
- Dillon Rupe
- Jacob Magee
- Justin Asplin
- Tony Jackson Jr.
- Randy Roth
- Dustin Mooneyham
- Leroy Johnson
- Brandon McCormick
- Shane Essary
- Brad Looney
- Jake Davis
- Larry Ferris
- John Turner
- Raymond Merrill
- Josh Hughes
- Brandon Mitchell
- Payton Looney
- Jeff Roth
What won the race: Scoring his second MARS DIRTCar Series victory of the season at Flint Creek Speedway and his third overall of 2015, Justin Wells of Aurora, Mo., outran Jason Hughes of West Plains, Mo., for a $2,000 victory.
Key notes: In total, Wells has five career MARS victories. Previously, he swept a June 5-6 doubleheader at Caney, Kan., and West Siloam Springs. ... Hughes dropped in at Flint Creek on an off weekend from USMTS touring action. ... Caney Valley was initially set to host the series Saturday, but the second leg of a weekend doubleheader was later canceled.
On the move: The winner's son, Cole Wells, won the consolation race and stormed forward from 17th in the feature to round out the podium.
Winner's sponsors: Wells drives a TNT Race Car sponsored by Bill Vance Marine, B&P Discount Grocery, Doty Trash Service, Freedom Bank, Genesis Racing Shocks, Midwest Sheet Metal and U.S. Tool & Machining.
Points chase: Eighth-place finisher Tony Jackson Jr. of Lebanon, Mo., had a 50-point lead entering Friday's action.
Car count: 26
Polesitter: Justin Wells
Heat race winners: Justin Wells, Jacob Magee, Brantlee Gotschall, Raymond Merrill
Consolation race winners: Cole Wells
Provisional starters: Jeff Roth, John Turner
Next series race: August 22, Legit Speedway Park (West Plains, MO) $3,000
Editor's note: Corrects note of Saturday event at Caney Valley, which was canceled.