Travelers Rest Speedway,
Travelers Rest, SC
Sanction: Grifco Racing Equipment Thunder Series - $2,000
Information provided by: Jonathan Clayton and series reports (last updated September 15, 4:31 am)
Robinson tops Timms for Thunder tour win
- Jeff Robinson
- Dale Timms
- Cody Overton
- Dustin Morris
- Rod Roberts
- Justin Sims
- Billy Rushton
- Michael Barnett
- Nick Sellers
- Lance Chitwood
What won the race: Leading flag-to-flag, polesitter Jeff Robinson of Greenwood, S.C., picked up the victory in Friday’s Alpha Art Thunder Dirt Series at Travelers Rest Speedway. Robinson earned $2,000 in outrunning fast qualifier Dale Timms, who started third. Ninth-starting Cody Overton completed the top three.
Key notes: Robinson is the tour’s eighth winner in eight races. … The series visited Travelers Rest for the first time this season for race originally scheduled for Saturday, but moved up one day due approaching Hurricane Florence.
On the move: Cody Overton of Evans, Ga., started ninth and finished third.
Winner's sponsors: Robinson drives a Longhorn Chassis with sponsorship from JGR Asphalt and Buffalo Bar & Grill.
Points chase: Entering the event, Billy Rushton of Hodges, S.C., led series points.
Car count: 20
Fast qualifier: Dale Timms
Time: 16.872 seconds
Polesitter: Jeff Robinson
Next series race: September 29, Laurens County Speedway (Laurens, SC) $1,200
Editor's note: Results and race details are unofficial.