25-Lap Preliminary feature lineup
|#5 Tyler Walker
||#6 Brian Brown
|#11K Kraig Kinser
||#83 Tim Shaffer
|#1x Randy Hannagan
||#11 Steve Kinser
|#7 Craig Dollansky
||#11h Paul McMahan
|#2 Dean Jacobs
||#15 Donny Schatz
|#35 Jon Allard
||#7s Jason Sides
|#21 Daryn Pittman
||#V8 Jeff Hodgson
|#4x Toni Lutar
||#17 Joey Saldana
|#20 Danny Lasoski
||#28 Brian Paulus
|#83 Jr. Sammy Swindell
||#70 Calvin Landis
|#18S Jason Solwold
||#82 Keith Watkins
|#5B Brian O'Donnell
||#20AZ Steve Martin
Flag - Immediately replaced
with yellow when Jeff Hodgson got sideways in turn four and hit the wall.
Jason Solwold pulled into the pits. Solwold will finish last.
- No go. Keith Watkins spun in turn four, bringing out the yellow. He refires
but has damage to left top wing panel.
Lap 1 & 2
- Brian Brown leads lap one but going into lap two, turn two Brown flips,
bringing out the red flag. Brown is reported to be okay after crash. Brown
is driving the Casey's General Stores #6 which is being tuned by Davey Whitworth
in 2004. Whitworth was with Joey Saldana for the past two seasons. ...Open
red flag. That means that mechanics can tune the machines during the track
cleanup under red. Tyler Walker is the leader when we restart.
RESTART Lap 2:
Tyler Walker leads Steve Kinser, with Tim Shaffer third. As Paul McMahan
and Kraig Kinser were battling for fourth off of turn two, Kraig spun sideways
and got into the wall. Sammy Swindell got a late piece of the action and
ended up on his side. RED FLAG. All
drivers okay. Kraig Kinser to work area. Hodgson returns to the race.
RESTART Again Lap 2 -
Randy Hannagan, battling with Dollansky,
and Jacobs, went low in turn two, hit the berm and flipped. RED
FLAG. Randy is not hurt, and will restart.
Hannagan is back to Hurricane Chassis after a Rockit experiment. Lasoski
is 12th from 17th in one lap scored.
Another RESTART Again Lap
2 - Tyler Walker leads. Steve Kinser 2nd.
Lap 5 - Walker
leads in Guy Forbrook's #5, Steve Kinser #11 second, Tim Shaffer #83 third.
Lap 6 - Caution.
Daryn Pittman is into the wall. He was running 11th. Pittman is okay. Car
taken to work area but cannot be fixed in time.
Lap 6 - Walker leads Kinser by ten car lengths. Lasoski up to 8th.
- 5, 11. 83, 15, 11h, 7, 2, 35, 20, 7s, 17,
- Walker looks strong but Steve closes in to 5 car lengths in traffic.
Lap 16 - Caution.
Saldana stops in
turn two. Walker still leads but Kinser was on his butt in traffic. One
car between them for the restart. Shaffer is third, Schatz fourth, McMahan
fifth. Nine to go.
Lap 16 - RED FLAG - Brian O'Donnell
flipped hard in turn two. O'Donnell is reported to be okay.
Lap 16 - Randy Hannagan was the lapped car between Steve and Walker. He
went to the pits.
- Craig Dollansky pops a right rear tire and hits wall hard in turn one.
Dollansky was running seventh. Possible ankle injury for Dollansky after
drive line came loose. RED FLAG
RESTART lap 18 -
Kinser, Shaffer, Schatz, McMahan, Dean Jacobs, Allard, Lasoski, Sides, and
Paulus through the top ten.
- Walker wins riding the rim. Kinser second by a straightaway over Shaffer.
Schatz fourth, McMahan fifth. Lasoski sixth from 17th starting.