7/3/1998: “Sumar Classic” Highlights

USAC SILVER CROWN CHAMPIONSHIP RACE RESULTS: July 3, 1998 — Terre Haute, Indiana – Terre Haute Action Track – Pepsi-Cola “Sumar Classic 100”

QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Jack Hewitt, 23, Parker-21.278; 2. Tony Elliott, 20, Nolen-21.582; 3. J.J. Yeley, 11, Snider-21.726; 4. Billy Puterbaugh, Jr., 35, Puterbaugh-21.794; 5. Brian Tyler, 94, Hart-21.923; 6. Tracy Hines, 30, Leary-21.939; 7. Robby Flock, 61, Howard-21.947; 8. Russ Gamester, 51, Gamester-21.958; 9. Dave Darland, 56, Foxco-21.958; 10. Wally Pankratz, 50, Aviators-21.978; 11. Todd Kane, 63, Hampshire-21.985; 12. Jason Leffler, 9, Goetz-21.986; 13. Donnie Beechler, 67, Zarounian-21.988; 14. Kevin Doty, 137, Riggs-22.019; 15. Eric Gordon, 48, Irvin-22.071; 16. Ryan Newman, 14, M & L-22.089; 17. Derek Davidson, 62, Beaver-22.124; 18. Jimmy Sills, 75, Stanton-22.197; 19. Aaron Mosley, 27, 5D Racing-22.325; 20. Kevin Thomas, 73, Tomax-22.357; 21. Brian Gerster, 25, Boles-22.506; 22. Randy Bateman, 55, Bateman-22.544; 23. Lou Cicconi, Jr., 99, Mucci-22.577; 24. Jerry Coons, Jr., 6, Potter-22.625; 25. Bill Baue, 78, B & G-22.817; 26. Kenneth Nichols, 72, Brown-22.838; 27. Bill Rose, 41, Bowen-22.861; 28. John Barrick, 77, Barrick-23.815; 29. Al Thomas, 172, Thomas-24.117; 30. Greg Stephens, 47, Jones-24.390; 31. Rusty McClure, 46, Egan-NT; 32. David Bridges, 44, Logan-NT; 33. Jon Stanbrough, 31, Mataka-NT; 34. Mike Mosley, Jr., 33, Faurote-NT.

QUALIFYING RACE #1: (10 Laps) 1. Davidson, 2. A.Mosley, 3. Gordon, 4. Cicconi, 5. Rose, 6. Baue, 7. McClure (#31), 8. A.Thomas, 9. Gerster. 3:40.40

QUALIFYING RACE #2: (10 Laps) 1. Sills, 2. Newman, 3. Coons, 4. K.Thomas, 5. Nichols, 6. Bateman, 7. Barrick, 8. Bridges. NT

FEATURE: (100 Laps) 1. Elliott, 2. Yeley, 3. Tyler, 4. Puterbaugh, 5. Kane, 6. Newman, 7. Pankratz, 8. Doty, 9. Flock, 10. Coons, 11. Davidson, 12. Leffler, 13. Darland, 14. Cicconi, 15. Nichols, 16. Hines, 17. Sills, 18. Hewitt, 19. Gordon, 20. Rose, 21. K.Thomas, 22. Gamester, 23. Beechler, 24. A.Mosley. NT

**Bridges flipped over the outside guardrail during the second qualifying race.

FEATURE LAP LEADERS: Laps 1-22 Elliott, Laps 23-43 Yeley, Laps 44-77 Elliott, Laps 78-94 Yeley, Laps 95-100 Elliott.

Category: USAC Classic