The DAA Northwest Spec Motor Late Model Series presented by Sherwin Williams will visit Coos Bay Speedway in Coos Bay, Oregon this Saturday Night. This will be the first stop at fast 3/8’s mile clay oval this year and the ninth scheduled race in the 22 race series, four drivers have picked up main event wins so far this year, Greg Walters with three, Jason Wines has won two, while singles have been won by Russ Sell and Jerry Schram. Drivers competing in the series will compete for over $ 150,000 in prize and points fund money. The series will pay $5,000.00 to the 2010 Champion.
Current points leader and winner of the Firecracker 100 at Banks last Sunday Night, Greg Walters continues to add to his point lead. Walters leads Lebanon’s Jason Wines by 10 points 367 to 357. Brownville, Oregon’s Russ Sell sits in third position with 345 points, followed by his son Brady with 336 points. Vancouver, Washington’s Jerry Schram round’s out the top five only 1 point behind Brady Sell at 335. Through the first eight events 33 drivers have taken championship points.
Other drivers expected to challenge for the win include Vancouver, WA. driver’s Jimmy Schram, Brandon Biffle, along with Brandon’s dad Jeff Biffle. Oregon drivers Billy Workman Jr, from Canby, Lebanon’s Brett James, Salem’s Terry Ferrando, and Britton Donahoo, Kris Pickle from Sweethome, the Trout brothers, from Banks, Bob and Doug along with Beaverton’s Brittany Ray.
The front gate will open at 4:00 with racing to start at 6:30. Admission prices Adults $12.00, Juniors (7-12), Military, Seniors $10.00, Family Pack 2 Adults and 3 Juniors $30.00, under 6 are free. For more information visit www.coosbayspeedway.us or call (541) 269-2474.
The DAA Northwest Spec Motor Late Model Series presented by Sherwin Williams is a 22 race series that will hold events at six venues in Oregon and Washington States. The tracks include Coos Bay Speedway in Coos Bay, Oregon , Grays Harbor Raceway in Elma, Washington , Madras Speedway in Madras, Oregon , Southern Oregon Speedway in Medford Oregon, Sunset Speedway Park in Banks, Oregon and Willamette Speedway in Lebanon, Oregon