The OBRL 12 Week Metro Ford Cup Series Quaker State 400 night race at Kentucky Speedway started with Carl Dodson capturing the pole and Josh Mayeu recording the fastest lap of the race. Matt Switzer gained 23 spots for the most positions gained bonus. The race produced many close battles for position through the field with many position changes. Dwayne McArthur led the most laps with 78, with Joel Kilburn going on to take the win. This week the drivers showed good race-craft, which resulted in 4 cautions with 11 lead changes and there were 2 disqualifications with 5 disconnects in a 34 car field ending with Joel Kilburn capturing his 3rd win of the season with Carl Dodson finishing 2nd, Kevin Rupert 3rd and Matt Switzer capturing 4th.
This week the OBRL 12 Week Metro Ford Cup Series moves to the Toyota Care 400 night race at Richmond Raceway with the current playoff leader Jim Westerfield 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, Mike Schrader in 2nd, Dode Hoskins 3rd, Joel Kilburn in 4th and Bobby McCormick in 5th.
The Richmond night race will be intense, and expect to see close battles all over the track.
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January 7, 2019
Written By Mike Schrader