(Special from Lance Jennings, PR SouthWest Sprint Cars)
Regaining the lead from Jake Swanson on lap 29, Logan Seavey (Sutter, CA) topped the “4th Annual Lealand McSpadden Classic” at Arizona Speedway. Piloting Andy Reinbold & Todd Underwood’s #19 AME Electrical / Ross Equipment Rentals Spike, Seavey earned the first Sands Chevrolet USAC SouthWest Sprint Car win of his career over Swanson, Austin Williams, R.J. Johnson, and Stevie Sussex.
Swanson claimed the night’s Saldana Racing Products Hard Charger Award / Best Passing Job honors with seventeenth to second place run.
Seavey also earned the night’s Beaver Strips Fast Time Award over the 17-car field by posting a new track record of 14.714.
The ten-lap heat race victories went to Bruce St. James (Brown & Miller Racing Solutions First Heat) and “Chargin” Charles Davis Jr. (Competition Suspension Incorporated / Ultra Shield Race Products Second Heat).
The Sands Chevrolet USAC SouthWest Sprint Car Series thanks AMSOIL, Beaver Stripes, Brown & Miller Racing Solutions, ButlerBuilt Professional Seat Systems, Competition Suspension Incorporated, Hoosier Racing Tire, Pyrotect Racing Cells, Saldana Racing Products, and Ultra Shield Race Products for their support.
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SANDS CHEVROLET USAC SOUTHWEST SPRINT CAR SERIES RACE RESULTS: April 20, 2019 – Arizona Speedway – San Tan Valley, Arizona – “4th Annual Lealand McSpadden Classic”
BEAVER STRIPES DISPLAY QUALIFYING: 1. Logan Seavey, 19, Reinbold/Underwood-14.714 (New Track Record); 2. Brody Roa, 91A, BR-14.766; 3. Austin Williams, 92, Sertich-14.825; 4. R.J. Johnson, 13, Gile-15.041; 5. Charles Davis Jr., 50, Davis-15.148; 6. Mike Martin, 16, Martin-15.200; 7. Matt Rossi, 02, Rossi-15.333; 8. Michael Curtis, 11C, Turner/Wheeler-15.409; 9. Stevie Sussex, 12, Allen-15.471; 10. Bruce St. James, 7K, St. James-15.542; 11. Sterling Cling, 54, Cling-15.615; 12. Ryan Cully, 21J, Cully-15.979; 13. Chris Bonneau, 15, Bonneau-16.222; 14. Matt Lundy, 98, Lundy-16.383; 15. Stephen Sanchez, 7, Sanchez-16.657; 16. Jonas Reynolds, 0, Reynolds-16.747; 17. Jake Swanson, 34AZ, Grau/Burkhart-NT.
BROWN & MILLER RACING SOLUTIONS FIRST HEAT: (10 laps) 1. St. James, 2. Johnson, 3. Roa, 4. Martin, 5. Swanson, 6. Curtis, 7. Bonneau, 8. Cully, 9. Sanchez. NT
COMPETITION SUSPENSION INC. / ULTRA SHIELD RACE PRODUCTS SECOND HEAT: (10 laps) 1. Davis, 2. Rossi, 3. Williams, 4. Seavey, 5. Sussex, 6. Cling, 7. Lundy, 8. Reynolds. NT
FEATURE: (30 laps, with starting positions) 1. Logan Seavey (6), 2. Jake Swanson (17), 3. Austin Williams (4), 4. R.J. Johnson (3), 5. Stevie Sussex (8), 6. Brody Roa (5), 7. Bruce St. James (9), 8. Matt Rossi (7), 9. Mike Martin (1), 10. Chris Bonneau (13), 11. Charles Davis Jr. (2), 12. Matt Lundy (14), 13. Sterling Cling (11), 14. Ryan Cully (12), 15. Michael Curtis (10), 16. Stephen Sanchez (15), 17. Jonas Reynolds (16). NT
FEATURE LAP LEADERS: Laps 1-6 Davis, Laps 7-17 Seavey, Laps 18-28 Swanson, Laps 29-30 Seavey
SALDANA RACING PRODUCTS HARD CHARGER: Jake Swanson (17th to 2nd)
NEW SANDS CHEVROLET USAC SOUTHWEST SPRINT CAR POINTS: 1-Roa-280, 2-Johnson-251, 3-Sussex-218, 4-Martin-205, -Swanson-205, 6-Josh Hodges-202, 7-Isaac Chapple-200, 8-Davis-198, 9-Williams-189, 10-Rossi-181.