Saline Demolition Derby Championship, September 8, 2018

                         The 2018 USA Derby Drivers are a great looking group of guys!

The 2018 USA Demolition Derby Season has finished up with it’s Championship Event held at the Saline Fair. The gates opened at 3PM and after a long day of inspections and fixes, the show began.  

               Demolition Derby Award Winners

First on the agenda, was recognition and awards for some fine drivers. These awards are chosen by the officials based of each driver’s performances throughout the 2018 racing season. They are then presented to our drivers on Championship night.  

Drivers from left to right in photo:

Ted Dalia #674 – RWD Hard Charger

Jason Goff #500 – RWD Driver of the Year

Robert Petit #015 – RWD Sportsman Driver

Brian Boelter #10 – FWD Hard Charger

John Pool Sova #11x – FWD Driver of the Year  

 The night started out with FWD MOD action.

           The FWD MOD cars WRECK IT!

  

    1st and 2nd Place FWD MOD Derby Winners

 

                              

 

              3rd Place FWD MOD Derby Winner

 

 

 

 

Congratulation Winners!     

1st – Solon Grey #23

2nd – Corey Miechiels #423  

3rd – Kevin Rochon #927                                  

 

                            WILD!

 

          

                    1st and 2nd Place Truck Winners

 

 

 

 

 

                   3rd Place Truck Winner

     

                         

 

 

 

 

                               

 

Then, the trucks showed us how they like to CRASH!                                                          

  1st – Trevor Couturier #14    

  2nd – Josh Englebrecht #41    

  3rd – Brett Couturier #10                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  The cool, breezy night finished off with the battle everyone was anticipating. These guys fought their hearts out, but only one outlasted everyone else.                                                                                                                                               

                                                                      The RWD Derby cars Clash for Cash!

Congratulation Winners!

1st and 2nd Place Winners Shake Hands

      3rd Place takes a Moment to Relax

 Hard Hitter of the Night Embraces 1st

 

                    

 

 

 

1st – Jason Goff #500

2nd – CJ Milton #74

3rd – Jacob Kawnacki #196

Mad Dog – Darren Hill #797

Everyone had a great night and we can’t wait to see you race again next year with USA!

Get building those cars guys; its never to early to start over.

 

A special thank you to Lowell’s Towing and David Lowell for help with car removal.

        

Saline County Fair, 9/2, Autocross Winners

The last race of the season has ended and it was HOT and fast! Thank you to everyone that has supported us this season; we wouldn’t be here without great drivers, spectators, and venues to promote these shows.

See everyone at the Championships!

Demolition Derby Championship – Clash for Cash on September 9, 2018 @ 7PM.

See RWD Cars, FWD Modified Cars, and Trucks spare for cash with the top three in each class winning a cash prize. Total cash prizes for the day will be $17,000 plus trophies!

See additional details at http://www.salinefair.org/after-fair-events-derbies/

Autocross Championship – September 22, 2018 @ 7PM.

These quick moving cars will be completing laps without getting spun out to win prizes totaling over $5,750 plus trophies. Additional details at http://www.salinefair.org/after-fair-events-derbies/.

 

Congratulations  Autocross Winners:

1st – Todd White #1217

2nd – Todd Gilbert #48

3rd – Kyle Kortier #13K

4th – Kevin Rochon #927

5th – Glenn Jones #2-1

6th – Shawn Nicks #313

7th – JT Harley #994

8th – Jason McFarland #31Jr

Powder Puff Heat:

1st – Becky Richardson #12B

2nd – Millie Staton #28G

 

 

 

Farwell Labor Day Festival, 9/1, FWD & RWD Figure 8 Winners

It was a great night spent racing together for the last big weekend of summer. Have a safe, fun, relaxing holiday.

USA will see everyone at the Figure 8 Championship, September 15 @ 6:30PM in Munger, MI. This event is sponsored by Advanced Tree Experts, Inc. and showcases the top Figure 8 drivers of the 2018 racing season. They will be competing for prizes totaling $11,600 plus trophies and awards.

Click the link for more details https://mungerpotatofest.com/

Congratulations Winners!

FWD Figure 8:

1st – Dave Machler #X97

2nd – Austin Huff #511

3rd – Todd White #1217

4th – Cory Hayes #390

5th – Kyle Kortier #13K

6th – James Forbing III #814x

RWD Figure 8:

1st – Chris Light #5x

2nd – Chad Palmreuter #187

3rd – Mike Hamilton #00

4th – Jason Goff #500

5th – Jason Barabe #510

6th – Jory Magness #72

 

Chippewa County Fair, 8/29, Autocross & Mini Van Derby Winners

Another great night racing in Upper Michigan! The drivers around here really come out and support this sport with great car count. 

USA would like to thank Anytime Towing for their generous donation to the purse and for help with car removal so the race ran smoothly. We appreciate you!

Congratulations Winners!

Autocross:

1st – Timothy Lambert #1415

2nd – Halden Shipp Jr #78

3rd – Christafer Cornwell #35

4th – Chris Porcaro #33

5th – Brian Azevedo #13A

6th – David Burke Jr #34

7th – Keith Krull #44

8th – Kyle Maleport #4

Mini Van Demo Derby:

1st – Christafer Cornweill #35

2nd – Larry Miller #3

3rd – Hunter Lambert #12

Chippewa County Fair, 8/28, Autocross & RWD Derby Winners

The car count was amazing for a show that turned into a long, wet race. These drivers from Upper Michigan were here to have some serious fun.

Congratulations to all the Winners! 

Autocross:

1st – Timothy Lambert #1415

2nd – Christafer Cornwell #35

3rd – Keith Krull #44

4th – Christopher Smithson #79

5th – Kenneth Holm #77x

6th – Kaleb Barbeaux #12

7th – Ronald Etcher #88

8th – Shaun Davis #007

Mini Van Autocross Heat:

Thank you to Anytime Towing for sponsoring the awards for this race category. We appreciate your support!

1st – Joshua Baschab #44

2nd – Matthew Segura #95

3rd – Christopher Brady #34

RWD Derby:

1st – Steven Maleport #22

2nd – Shane Stevens #24

3rd – Michael Kravis #61

Best Decorated Car:

Shaun Davis #007

USA would like to add an additional word of gratitude to Anytime Towing for their time and help with car removal!

Sanilac County 4-H Fair, 8/22, FWD & RWD Figure 8 Winners

It was a crisp night which felt like we should be watching football under the big lights instead of the quick twisting action of a figure eight race. No complaints, though. This weather is much nicer than rain or humidity.

Congratulations Winners!

Tonight was a double points show, so don’t forget to check the results in points standings.

FWD Figure 8:

1st – Mitchell Pratt #M19

2nd – Richard Mielens #.08

3rd – Ricky Hilliker #410

4th – Kevin Rochon #927

5th – Dillon Muylaert #904

6th – Todd Kerr #523

7th – Mike Vail #v90

RWD Figure 8:

1st – Trevor Dailey #1

2nd – Chaz Debo #112

3rd – Bob Groulx #43

4th – Brad Beaubien #400

5th – Butch Milton #34

6th – Thomas Bolday  #53

Sanilac County 4-H Fair, 8/21, Autocross Winners

What began as a wet, muddy mess, turned into a dry, fast cranking and moving race track. Great job drivers!

Congratulations Winners.

Autocross:

1st – Ricky Hilliker #523

2nd – Greg Siegler #2%

3rd – Chad Gow #511

4th – Jonathan Brewer #83

5th – J.T. Harley #994

6th – Trae Hill #710

7th – Jeffery Harris #128

8th – Greg Mento #118

B Main:

1st – Michael Heisler #68

2nd – Austin Kaeding #85

3rd – Dustin Morris #78x

Genesee County Fair, 8/21, Figure 8 & Burn Out Contest Winners

The rain throughout the day didn’t put the brakes on some great racing.

Congratulations Winners!

FWD Figure 8:

1st – Kyle Kortier #13K

2nd – Jim Duke #3D

3rd – Todd Kerr #523

4th – Adam Rhodes #20

5th – Cody Ayers #23

6th – Matt Roe #R41

B Main:

1st – Matt Roe #R41

2nd – Tom Owens #62

Burn Out Contest Winner

Earl Kennan

Midland Countny Fair, 8/18, Autocross & Derby Winners

It was a long night, but worth every minute. We had a fantastic show of great driving.

Congratulations Drivers!

Autocross:

1st – Jim Duke #3D

2nd – Ricky Hilliker #523

3rd – Mike Schnettler #611

4th – Tony Gilbert #439

5th – Jason McFarland #31Jr

6th – Todd White #1217

7th – Ted Tomczak #7T

8th – J.T. Harley #994

RWD Derby:

1st – Trevor Dailey #53

2nd – Robert Pettit #015

3rd – Christopher Lloyd #33L

FWD Derby:

This class was added per drivers request and was a 100% payback to the drivers. Winner took all.

1st – Jack Dailey #77

2nd – John Pool Sova 

3rd – Dan Delano

 

 

Midland County Fair, 8/16, FWD & RWD Figure 8 plus Burn Out Winners

Dodged the rain again. Thank you to all the USA supporters that come rain or shine. We appreciate you.

Congratulation Drivers!

FWD Figure 8:

1st – Jim Duke #3D

2nd – Kyle Kortier #13K

3rd – David Laney #22

4th – Todd Kerr #523

5th – Billy Simpson #421

6th – Tony Gilbert #439

7th – Ron Smith Jr #114

RWD Figure 8:

1st – Trevor Dailey #1

2nd – Bob Groulx #43

3rd – Chad Palmreuter #187

4th – Mike Hamilton #00

5th – Justin Craft #J7jr

6th – Benjamin Tomczak #01

Burn Out:

Benjamin Whittier