Manistee County Fairgrounds,
Sanction: American Ethanol Late Model Tour (DIRTcar) - $2,000
Information provided by: Series reports (last updated August 29, 6:36 am)
Neiser collects $2,000 Manistee Co. victory
- Rich Neiser
- Dona Marcoullier
- Brandon Thirlby
- Ryan VanderVeen
- Bill Bray
- Jason Playter Jr.
- Rachel Carpenter
- Jeramy Lange
- Aaron Morey
- Steve Fairbanks
- Blaine Hendrick
- Bruce Dezelski
- Lanny VanderVeen
What won the race: Rich Neiser of Fruitport, Mich., outdueled Dona Marcoullier of Houghton Lake, Mich., for a $2,000 American Ethanol Late Model Tour victory at Manistee County Fairgrounds.
Key notes: Neiser has two AELMT victories on the 2015 season. His last came at Cherry Raceway on July 10. ... Runner-up Dona Marcoullier won the last two series events, including the Aug. 8 stop at Manistee County; he competed after being reinstated following a brief suspension for social media misbehavior. ... Until this season, the track hadn't hosted Late Model events in many seasons.
Winner's sponsors: Neiser's Rocket Chassis is sponsored by Baker Engineered Racing Engines, J&J Machine, Daugherty Motorsports, Keyser Mfg., Bob and Ruth Mumby and Bowman's Body Shop.
Points chase: Entering the weekend, Neiser had 471 points to lead Dona Marcoullier (451).
Car count: 14
Fast qualifier: Dona Marcoullier
Time: 18.447 seconds
Heat race winners: Dona Marcoullier, Brandon Thirlby, Eric Midkiff
Next series race: September 6, Merritt Speedway (Lake City, MI) $0
Editor's note: Results and race details are unofficial.