Sunoco King Street Cruise headlines weekend at Bandimere Speedway

Sunoco King Street Cruise headlines weekend at Bandimere Speedway

By Ronnie Kohrt

Bandimere Speedway plays host to the Corvette Connection Club Clash, Diesels on the Mountain presented by the Northwest Dyno Circuit, Sunoco King Street and Crossroads Trailer Jr. Drag Racing League Series this week.

Friday Night


The Corvette Connection Club Clash is a fun night out with friends as clubs race for points in the 5-person and all-team, as well as individual points in the Hot Rod and Top Street category. 

Currently leading the points in the 5-man is "The Other Guys" while Heavy Metal racing sits in No. 2 with Disorganized Grime in third, Work Release racing in fourth and Quarter-Mile Addicts in fifth.

The all-team category is led by Rocky Mountain Performance Mopar. With 143 points, they led Disorganized Grime who is No. 2 by 11 points.

Individually, Nate Larson currently leads the points in the Top Street category ahead of the team of Rheanna Goscha/Skylar Olson, while Tim Larson sits in third, Stephen Miller in fourth and Tony Porras in fifth. 

The Hot Rod category is led by Loren Kerstiens by one point over Allan Ray. Daniel Rosenthal is third followed by Debby Jenkins in fourth and Paul Hernandez Jr. in fifth.


The ATS Diesel Diesels on the Mountain - Hot Shot Diesel Series is headed for Thunder Mountain Saturday. It's a day dedicated to all things diesel trucks with drag racing and dyno pulls!

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The weekend finishes at Bandimere Speedway with the Sunoco King Street. They will participate in the year cruise as all competitors are street legal vehicles. Once they finish the cruise, they'll hit the race track for time trials and eliminations. 

The Sunoco King Street category is currently tied at the top between Ed Holmes and Chris Wells. Jeff Raetz is currently third with Brian Lewis tied with David Zinke for fourth. 

Also featured on Sunday is the Crossroads Trailer Jr. Drag Racing program.

Points leaders in the Jr. Dragster program have two races left after this weekend to hold their podium spots as racers come down the stretch in the Crossroads Trailer Jr. Drag Racing Series. 

1. Edison Shoemaker
2. James Brown
3. Brenna Shannon
4. Wyatt Epperson
5. Aiden Rizner

1. Tristan Vehar
2. Isaak Stephenson
3. Lilly Strong (tie)
3. Audrey St. Clair (tie)
5. Logan Sweetman

1. Kylee Nazarenus
2. Colby Crooks
3. Brody Woolverton (tie)
3. Sammi Costain (tie)
5. Bradly Rainwater (tie)
5. Adyson Vogel (tie)

It's a family fun atmosphere at Bandimere Speedway when the Jr. Drag Racing program races down Thunder Mountain! Spectators are welcome and tickets can be purchased by CLICKING HERE. Racers can purchase tech cards by CLICKING HERE.

Two more races left to catch the Jr. Drag Racing Proram: August 21st, Sept 11th

The Crossroads Trailer Jr. Drag Racing Series is presented by our friends at Kinsco, MagnaFuel, Security Safe of Colorado, ColoradoLift, Pepsi, Fineline, JR Race Car, Lucas Slick Mist, Tops Heating and Air Conditioning and SRA Photo.



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