Teuton is the king
Joe Teuton and his 1968 Barracuda was the last one standing at the end of the day, winning the Hemi Challenge at The Dutch presented by Penske Truck Leasing Saturday at Maple Grove Raceway.
Teuton, who came up for the big event from Schriever, La., beat Tyler Hard in the final with a pass of 8.479 seconds at 156.84 mph. Hard, a local favorite who resides in Harrisburg, Pa., went 9.331 at 104.15 mph in his ’68 Cuda.
This year’s payout was:
- Winner: $4,500
- Runner-up: $2,500
- Semifinalists: $500
- Quarterfinalists: $250
Jesel Valvetrain Innovation was an associate sponsor.