Richard Vander Weerd Vaults To Oval Nats Passing Master Lead

Richard Vander Weerd rocketed to the top of the Oval Nationals ProSource Passing Master standings following his charge from 19th to 8th during Friday’s night two feature event at California’s Perris Auto Speedway.

Vander Weerd (Visalia, Calif.) now has gained 14 total positions over the first two nights of racing in the 24th annual event. ProSource will award a $400 bonus for the Passing Master - the driver who accumulates the most total positions gained from his or her starting spot during the course of Thursday, Friday and Saturday night’s preliminary and feature events.

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Nov. 7-9 | 9am ET

Racing continues Saturday night at Perris on November 9 featuring USAC’s AMSOIL National, CRA and Sands Chevrolet Southwest Sprint Car divisions for the event finale.  Cars hit the track at 5:15pm Pacific on Saturday.

If you are unable to make it to the track, all the action can be watched live on FloRacing.  Live timing and scoring is available on both the USAC and Race-Monitor apps.


(After Night 2 of 3)

1. (14) Richard Vander Weerd

2. (13) Brody Roa

3. (12) Justin Grant

4. (12) Chris Bonneau

5. (11) Hunter Schuerenberg

6. (11) Austin Liggett

7. (10) Logan Seavey

8. (10) Bud Kaeding

9. (9) Tyler Courtney

10. (8) Damion Gardner, Austin Williams, Cody Williams, Stevie Sussex & Thomas Meseraull

15. (7) C.J. Leary, Chase Stockon & Jake Swanson

18. (6) Josh Hodges

19. (5) Brady Bacon, Chris Windom & Kevin Thomas, Jr.

22. (4) Charles Davis, Jr. & Tommy Malcolm

24. (3) Matt McCarthy

25. (2) Bill Rose, Jeremy Ellertson & Max Adams

28. (1) Chris Gansen, Frank Rodgers III, Joel Rayborne, R.J. Johnson, Sterling Cling & Will Perkins

34. (0) Chase Johnson, Dennis Gile, Donnie Gansen, Eddie Tafoya, Jr., Jace Vander Weerd, Jason McDougal, Steve Hix, Tye Mihocko & Verne Sweeney

Beaver Stripes Adds $5,000 Western World Bonus

Beaver Stripes has added a $5,000 bonus if a driver can collect feature victories on consecutive nights in the USAC AMSOIL National/CRA/Sands Chevrolet Southwest Sprint Car portion of the 52nd annual Western World Championships presented by San Tan Ford on November 15-16 at Arizona Speedway in San Tan Valley.

Mat Williamson Crowned Super DIRTcar Champion At Charlotte

If one thing was certain about the 2019 Super DIRTcar season, is that it belonged to Mat Williamson and Matt Sheppard. 

Bud Kaeding Collects Oval Nats Passing Master Honors

Bud Kaeding passed a total of 17 cars throughout the three nights of Oval Nationals to earn the ProSource Passing Master Award for the event.

C.J. Leary Lands Oval Nats Victory At Perris

In his seven previous Oval Nationals final night starts, C.J. Leary had never managed a finish better than 13th. But all that changed on Saturday night. 

Diatte Wins USAC iRacing Finale At Fairbury

D1RT’s Ryan Diatte made the deciding pass halfway through Wednesday night’s iRacing USAC World Championship presented by FloRacing feature at Fairbury American Legion Speedway, ending the season on a high note with his first World Championship victory. Championship runner-up Alex Bergeron made a late-race charge to finish second, while Bobby Sandt Jr. completed the podium after winning the pole and leading the first half of the race.

Brady Bacon Does It Again On Night 2 At Perris

It took Brady Bacon 27 starts over a span of 13 years to reach victory lane for the first time at California’s Perris Auto Speedway on Thursday night.

Brady Bacon Among 6 Locked Into Saturday Oval Nats A-Main

Two consecutive victories for Brady Bacon on Thursday and Friday night at Perris Auto Speedway have netted him the Oval Nationals point lead.

Chris Windom Tops Oval Nats Points After Night #1


Although he finished second in Thursday night’s feature, Chris Windom sits in first in the Oval Nationals point standings after the opening night at California’s Perris Auto Speedway.

Brady Bacon Gets Best Of Perris On Night #1 Of Oval Nats


In 26 previous USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car starts at Perris Auto Speedway, Brady Bacon was in contention in the majority of them, garnering 17 top-tens and nine top-fives between 2006 and 2018.