Dave Raser wins NHRA King of the Track title; Universal Technical Institute Jr. Dragster trophy to Ketterer
Maple Grove Raceway hosted another round of the Sunoco Race Fuels Money Trail bracket racing series tonight, which included the annual NHRA King of the Track competition. All four final-round Sunoco series winners competed against each other for the title and Dave Raser of Oxford, Pa., claimed the honors. Raser qualified for the competition by winning the final round of P.C. Richard & Son Street eliminations over Brent Long of Center Valley, Pa.
C.J. Ketterer of Sellersville, Pa., won the Universal Technical Institute Jr. Dragster final over Kelsey Brinckman of Boyertown, Pa.
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The Ciccarone Racing Products Pro class was won by Andy Anderson of York, Pa. Anderson defeated Dave Raser of Oxford, Pa. for Pro honors (Raser competed in two classes). Anderson also was runner-up in the NHRA King of the Track battle.
Jack Grater of Perkiomenville, Pa., won the Gold Rush Trailers Super Pro class over Chris Camplone of West Chester, Pa.
The Ray’s Yamaha Top Bike class was won by Wayne Pyfrom of Denver, Pa. Jeff Jampo of Ambler, Pa., finished runner-up in the motorcycle class.
Fifteen-year-old Robert Weidenhammer of Reading, Pa., defeated June 1 winner Samantha Hess in the new NHRA Jr. Street division for teens.
On Sunday and Monday, June 15-16, MGR hosts the Pure Speed Drag Racing Experience (www.purespeedracing.com). Pure Speed offers five different packages and is operated by NHRA and IHRA Top Alcohol Dragster driver Doug Foley. Pure Speed reservations may be secured online or by calling 866-DRAGSTER.
Now in its 52nd year of operation, historic Maple Grove Raceway is recognized as a leading facility in the sport of NHRA-sanctioned drag racing. The NHRA Nationals, MGR’s annual NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series national event, will take place on Oct. 2-5.
For more information, please call Maple Grove Raceway at (610) 856-9200. Follow Maple Grove Raceway on Facebook and Twitter (@maplegrove).