Shaffer, the 1993 Lernerville Track Champion and two-time Silver Cup winner, led the opening four laps before Brandon Spithaler spun off the track, bringing out the only caution of the event. Gravel, the 2016 Silver Cup Champion, is the most recent Outlaw winner scoring the 2017 Commonwealth Clash on September 23, 2017 in exciting fashion. With the unique Kings Royal format being utilized, Saturday’s event will be show up points only for the World of Outlaws regulars.
World of Outlaws rookie Ian Madsen took advantage of the double-file restart to take the lead from Shaffer down the backstretch. Gravel and the CJB Motorsports No.5 is also coming off his fourth win of the 2018 season, emerging victorious on the final night of the Brownells Big Guns Bash at Knoxville Raceway last weekend. If you can’t make it to the track, watch all the action LIVE on as the 35th Annual Kings Royal crowns a champion.
Madsen led lap five and Larson took second from Shaffer a lap later. The Month of Money gets underway for the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series this weekend at Cedar Lake Speedway with the two-day FVP Platinum Battery Outlaw Showdown Friday and Saturday, July 6 and 7.
Larson slid Madsen for the lead on Lap 8, but the Australian turned back underneath Larson’s No.57 to lead into turn three. Following that the Series will continue its 40th Anniversary Season with a stretch in Ohio, including the lone appearance at Attica Raceway Park before heading to the ,000 to win Kings Royal at Eldora Speedway.
If you can’t make it to the track, be sure to watch all the action from the 40th Anniversary Season of the Greatest Show on Dirt live on Sheldon Haudenschild was in hot pursuit of Wilson running the polar opposite line, banging down the cushion.
To set up driver interviews, please contact Anthony Corini at [email protected] of Money Continues at Lernerville with ,000 Don Martin Memorial Silver Cup CONCORD, NC – July 17, 2018 - It’s July, which means the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series is in its richest stretch of the year – the Month of Money. Haudenschild worked by Schuerenburg and Brown on Lap 23 to move into third.
I was able to get an Outlaw win for Ricky [Stenhouse] last year, but it has been a couple years since I got an Outlaw win in the No.57,” Larson added. Trey Starks won Heat 6, earning the pole in his first Kings Royal start alongside Heat 5 winner, Paul Mc Mahan.
"It’s great to see a packed house, I was only able to get here five minutes before engine heat because of plane troubles, but I’m glad we made it. A caution on the initial start involving Hunter Schuerenburg, Sheldon Haudenschild and Brock Zearfoss brought out the only stoppage of the event.
SARVER, PA – July 17, 2018 – Kyle Larson started fourth and worked his way by Ian Madsen on Lap 9 and never looked back to win his first World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series Feature of the year and sixth in his career. AJ Flick, the current Lernerville points leader, will lead the Western Pennsylvania contingent looking for a hometown victory. “My crew has done a phenomenal job and I think we’ll be right there tomorrow.
Larson also set Quick Time over the 37-car field and won his Heat Race. One of the most memorable Silver Cups of all time was back in 2002 when Ed Lynch. I can’t thank the fans for being great all weekend,” Sheldon said.