The OBRL 12 Week Metro Ford Cup Series Toyota Care 400 night race at Richmond Raceway started with Kevin Rupert capturing the pole and Ed Adams recording the fastest lap of the race. Gary Griffith gained 17 spots for the most positions gained bonus. The race produced many close battles for position through the field with many position changes. Mike Schrader led the most laps with 107, going on to take the win. This week the drivers showed good race-craft, which resulted in 5 cautions with 8 lead changes and there was 1 disqualification with 3 disconnects in a 24 car field ending with Mike Schrader capturing his 1st win of the season with Josh Mayeu finishing 2nd, Ed Adams 3rd and Jim Westerfield capturing 4th.

This week the OBRL 12 Week Metro Ford Cup Series starts the playoffs with the Drive for Autism 400 race at Dover Int’l Speedway with the current playoff leader Mike Schrader looking for ways to maintain his lead in the Series.

The question is … can he hold off the charging Old Bastards?

We shall see when the green flag drops at 11:40 am Eastern time.

In the OBRL 12 Week Metro Ford Cup Series points championship, Jim Westerfield in 2nd, Joel Kilburn 3rd, Dode Hoskins in 4th and Ed Adams in 5th.

The Dover race will be intense, and expect to see close battles all over the track.

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January 14, 2019

Written By Mike Schrader