Sanction: Sunoco American Late Model Series (Baltes Classic) - $3,000
Information provided by: Series and track reports (last updated September 4, 10:46 am)
Moyer tops McDowell to win Baltes Classic
- Billy Moyer
- Dale McDowell
- Kent Robinson
- Jason Feger
- Rusty Schlenk
- Casey Roberts
- Brent Larson
- Jacob Hawkins
- Brandon Kinzer
- Jon Henry
- Jeff Babcock
- Casey Noonan
- Dustin Nobbe
- Jesse Lay
- Brian Ruhlman
- Steve Kester
- Jason Jameson
- Andrew Reaume
- Scott James
- Jerry Bowersock
- Steve Casebolt
- Matt Miller
Billy Moyer picked up a tuneup victory before the World 100.
What won the race: Taking the lead from Andrew Reaume on the sixth lap, Billy Moyer of Batesville, Ark., led the rest of Sunday's 30-lap Baltes Classic at Eldora Speedway. Moyer pulled away from Dale McDowell of Chickamauga, Ga., by 2.538 seconds after a late restart, while Kent Robinson was third. The tuneup for next weekend's World 100 paid $3,000.
Key notes: Moyer, who has seven career ALMS victories, also won the event in 2015. ... The race was slowed by three cautions on laps 18, 21 and 23. ... Fourteen of the 22 starters completed all 30 laps. ... Early leader Andrew Reaume dropped out on lap 23, finishing 18th. ... It was the 10th running of the Baltes Classic by Coors Light, which honors Eldora founders Earl and Berneice Baltes. … The event kicked off the week leading to the World 100. … Eldora's hosted its third Sunoco American Late Model Series event of the season; a final series visit is set for Oct. 7.
On the move: Runner-up Dale McDowell of Chickamauga, Ga., rallied from 10th.
Winner's sponsors: The winning Moyer Victory Race Car is sponsored by Mesilla Valley Transport, Henderson Motorsports, Crop Production Services, Karl Performance, Jack’s CarQuest, Watters Autoland and Midwest Sheet Metal.
Points chase: Third-place finisher Kent Robinson of Bloomington, Ind., leads the track’s point standings.
Car count: 38
Fast qualifier: Kent Robinson
Time: 16.372 seconds
Polesitter: Andrew Reaume
Heat race winners: Andrew Reaume, Billy Moyer, Steve Casebolt, Casey Roberts
Consolation race winners: Dustin Nobbe, Brent Larson
Next series race: October 7, Eldora Speedway (Rossburg, OH) $5,000
Editor's note: Results and race details are unofficial.