YOUNG DRIVES TO CLEAN AND GREEN USCS 600 WIN AT THE MAG
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COLUMBUS, MS – March 4, 2017 - Dusty Young from Benton, AR started third, took the lead on lap ten, and led the rest of the way to win the 25-lap www.RockUAuto.com USCS 600 Mini Sprint A-Main on Saturday night at Magnolia Motor Speedway.  The race went clean and green for all 25 tours around the “Black Ice” surface of the 3/8 mile oval that took just over six minutes to complete. He then parked David Zarski’s famed #131 racer in the www.RockAuto.com USCS Victory Lane for photos.

Tucker Boulton led the first nine laps of the race, but had to settle for the second spot at the checkered flag.  Kyle Carpenter from Baldwyn, MS took the third spot. Two-time USCS 600 Sprint Car Series Champion, Bobby Zaiontz of Columbus, MS was fourth, and 11-year-old Connor Morrell of Bradenton, FL capped off a successful weekend with a fifth-place finish.  Morrell won the season opener on Friday night at Hattiesburg Speedway in Hattiesburg, MS.

 

Santa Rosa Beach, Florida’s Michael Ward finished in the sixth spot to lead the second group. Seventh place went to Bob Trapino from  Alpharetta, GA.  Renzi, Mississippi’s Darl Parvin drove to an eighth-place finish, Rookies Alex Lyles wasand  ninth, and second generation driver Landon Crawley from Benton, AR  rounded out the top ten.  In preliminary action,

 

Conner Morrell won the four-lap Hoosier Speed Dash, and Zaiontz won the eight-lap Engler Machine and Tool First Heat race. Dusty Young passed the most cars to garner the Wilwood Disc Brakes Hard Charger Award.

 

Young’s margin of victory over Boulton at the checkered flag was 3.747 seconds.  The next two events on the 2017 schedule for the www.RockAuto.com USCS 600 Sprint Car Series racers will be at Bubba Raceway Park in Ocala, FL on Friday night, March 31, and on Saturday night, April 1.

 

For rules and updated schedule information about the www.RockAuto.com USCS 600 Sprint Car Series “Chained Lightning” Tour, please visit www.uscsracing.com or call the series office at 770-460-7223 or 770-865-6097. You can also like the USCS Facebook page at USCS Racing.

 

OFFICIAL RESULTS OF ROUND 2 FOR THE WWW.ROCKAUTO.COM USCS 600 SPRINT CAR SERIES AT MAGNOLIA MOTOR SPEEDWAY IN COLUMBUS, MS ON 3/4/17:

 

A-MAIN – 20 LAPS:

 

POS     STRT   CAR #  DRIVER                      
1.         3          131       Dusty Young, Benton, AR
2.         1          74        Tucker Boulton, Brighton, TN
3.         2          13        Kyle Carpenter, Baldwyn, MS
4.         4          1          Bobby Zaiontz, Columbus, MS
5.         6          28        Connor Morrell, Bradenton, FL
6.         5          98        Michael Ward, Santa Rosa Beach, FL
7.         9          11        Bob Trapino, Alpharetta, GA
8.         7          D14      Darl Parvin, Renzi, MS
9.         8          17        Alex Lyles, Arlington, TN
10.       10        187       Landon Crawley, Benton, AR
11.       11        5          Justin Rabon, Deatsville, AL

 

USCS 600 Hoosier Speed DASH – 4 LAPS:  1. Morrell; 2. Zaiontz; 3. Ward; 4. Parvin.

 

Engler Machine and Tool HEAT Race – 8 LAPS:  1. Zaiontz; 2. Young; 3. Carpenter; 4. Boulton; 5. Ward; 6. Rabon; 7. Morrell; 8. Parvin; 9. Lyles; 10. Crawley; 11. Trapino.

 

www.rockauto.com USCS 600 SPRINT CAR SERIES RACE AWARDS:
K&N Filters Pole Award: Tucker Boulton

Engler Machine and Tool First Heat: Bobby Zaiontz
PRO Shocks Champions Choice Award: Bobby Kyle Carpenter (3rd place)

K&N Filters Podium Award: (3rd place) Award: Kyle Carpenter
Wilwood Disc Brakes Hard Charger Award: Dusty Young
Brown and Miller Racing Solutions Fourth Place: Bobby Zaiontz

Keizer Aluminum Wheels Top Five Award: Conner Morrell
Saldana Racing Products Super Sixth Award: Michael Ward
Pyrotect Racing Cells Lucky Seven Award: Bob Trapino
DHR Suspension 8th-Place Award: Darl Parvin
DMI/Bulldog Rear Ends Top Ten Award: Landon Crawley

 

 

 

 

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The United Sprint Car Series presented by K&N Filters would like to gratefully thank its sponsoring partners for their involvement in the 2017 and 7th annual www.RockAuto.com USCS 600 Sprint Car Series “Chained Lightning” Tour: K&N Filters, www.rockauto.com, Engler Machine and Tool, Butlerbuilt, Wilwood Disc Brakes, Saldana Racing Products, Pyrotect Racing Cells, DMI/Bulldog Rear Ends. PRO Shocks, DHR Suspensions, Schoenfeld Headers, Brown and Miller Racing Solutions, Arizona Sport Shirts and Hero Graphics.

 

Photo/Caption #131: Veteran racer Dusty Young from Benton, AR won the www.RockAuto.com USCS 600 Sprint Car Series event at Magnolia Motor Speedway on Saturday night. (USCS photo).

 

United Sprint Car Series News Release:  Contact – PETE WALTON – (770) 865-6097