Texana Raceway Park,
Sanction: Southern Texas Late Model Series - $800
Information provided by: Track reports (last updated July 22, 10:42 pm)
Younger Starnes grabs victory at Texana
- Robbie Starnes
- Neil Manchester
- G.W. Egbert IV
- Kody Hardage
- Mike Fenton
- Eddy Hardage
- Talon Minten
- Cody Leonard
- Chad McLean
- Shawn Sandegren
- Jarrod Stepanski
- Brian Machicek
What won the race: Inheriting the lead when Cody Leonard had mechanical difficulties, "Little" Robbie Starnes of Baytown, Texas, won from outside the front row Saturday at Texana Raceway Park for his second Southern Texas Late Model Series victory of the season.
Key notes: Starnes added the victory to his May 5 triumph at I-37 Speedway in Pleasonton, Texas, his first career Lat eMOdel victory. ... Cody Leonhard built a big lead early before relinquishing the top spo. ... G.W. Egbert IV was scheduled to start on the pole, but a flat tire before the green flag fell forced him to start 12th. ... He managed to get back to the front and finished third despite brake problems.
On the move: Eddy Hardage of Victoria, Texas, started 12th and finished sixth.
Winner's sponsors: Starnes drives a Capital Race Car with a Hendren Crate engine sponsored by Erb Racing, First Class Septic and Seventy Seven Inc.
Points chase: Starnes moved into the series points lead over Brandon Brzozowski, who didn't enter the event.
Car count: 12
Polesitter: G.W. Egbert IV
Heat race winners: G.W. Egbert IV, Robbie Starnes
Next series race: August 4, Golden Triangle Raceway Park (Beaumont, TX) $800
Editor's note: Results and race details are unofficial.