Fayette County Speedway,
Sanction: MARS Racing Series - $3,000
Information provided by: STL Motorsports Mag and series reports (last updated May 6, 11:50 pm)
Shirley captures $3,000 win at Fayette County
- Brian Shirley
- Frank Heckenast Jr.
- Tanner English
- Michael Kloos
- Tim Manville
- Kent Robinson
- Gordy Gundaker
- Myles Moos
- David Seibers
- Dean Carpenter
- Richard Frost
- Brent McKinnon
- Dane Dacus
- Logan Martin
- Tim Ratajczyk
- Charlie Cole
- Caleb Ashby
Brian Shirley talks about his victory and MARS sweep in Illinois.
What won the race: Completing a MARS weekend sweep, polesitter Brian Shirley of Chatham, Ill., led every lap Saturday at Fayette County Speedway, holding off Frank Heckenast Jr. to capture $3,000 payday. Shirley won the previous night in Belleville, Ill.
Winner's sponsors: Shirley’s Bob Cullen Racing Rocket Chassis is powered by an Andy Durham Racing Engine and sponsored by Thomason Express, Cheap Cars, KBX Graphix, Kid’s Castle Learning Center, Skateland South, Jayco Construction, Kim's Autobody, Vallejo and Popejoy.
Points chase: After Fayette County, Tanner English (653) of Benton, Ky., leads Tim Manville (635), Dean Carpenter (625), David Seibers (621) and Caleb Ashby (619).
Car count: 17
Polesitter: Brian Shirley
Heat race winners: Brian Shirley, Tanner English, Frank Heckenast Jr.
Next series race: May 11, Farmer City Raceway (Farmer City, IL) $10,000
Editor's note: Results and race details are unofficial.