7:18
Thank you to everyone who joined us for our coverage of ARCA Fest. This will end our coverage from the Milwaukee Mile.
7:15
TECH UPDATE: We just received word that all cars have cleared tech. Erik Jones is the official winner of the Swiss Colony Howie Lettow Memorial 150 presented byRaceTeamGear.com
7:06
Tech is still going on, we hope to have an update soon.
7:06
Comment From Steve – Indiana

Congrats to Erik Jones on victory and top 5’s for Mcgrath, Finley, sauter, and Nemechek. Good job as always on coverage Speed51.

6:53
Comment From L Abernathy

Congrats to Griffin McGrath and the 64 Race Team!

6:53
A very happy Erik Jones. (Speed51.com photo)
6:52
Erik Jones and his KBM team celebrate. (Speed51.com photo)
6:52
Erik Jones in Victory Lane. (Speed51.com photo)
6:48
6:48
The ARCA Midwest Tour will make their annual visit to Grundy County Speedway in Morris, Illinois on Friday, June 20th for the Calypso Lemonade 100. Last year, Jonathan Eilen started 17th and came through the field to pick up the win.
6:44
Post race tech is underway…we will stay on until we have an update from there.  
6:41
Comment From SeattleSwans

Way to go #97 James Swan…26th to 11th!! Thank you Speed51.com for the great coverage!

6:41
Big Ups to Erik & the @KBMteam boys RT @erik_jones: Winner Winner Winner !!!!!#lettow150
6:37
ARCA Midwest Tour
Howie Lettow Memorial 150

Pos No. Name Laps
1 51 Erik Jones 150
2 64 Griffin McGrath 150
3 42 Chad Finley 150
4 8N John Hunter Nemechek 150
5 99 Tim Sauter 150
6 29B Anderson Bowen 150
7 77K Ross Kenseth 150
8 12M Nick Murgic 150
9 66 Stephen Wallace 150
10 58 Cardell Potter 150
11 97 James Swan 150
12 2 Joey Mucciacciaro 150
13 9 Mark Kraus 150
14 29N Stephen Nasse 150
15 63 Gary LaMonte 150
16 5G Will Gallaher 150
17 5M Jeremy Miller 148
18 77E Jonathan Eilen 148
19 14 Austin Nason 144
20 8K Brent Kirchner 143
21 8V Johnny VanDoorn 119
22 87 Nathan Haseleu 119
23 5W Spencer Wauters 112
24 43 Matt Kocourek 112
25 5J Johnny Sauter 107
26 76W Jason Weinkauf 105
27 5T Travis Sauter 100
28 75W Chris Weinkauf 99
29 75T Joel Theisen 73
30 91 Ty Majeski 72
31 36S Kyle Shear 72
32 7 Paul Shafer, Jr 71
33 82 Nathan Matz 62
34 39 Andrew Morrissey 48
35 76J Jerick Johnson 39
36 22 Chris Eggleston 17
DNS 27 Travis Rodewald

 

6:35
Erik Jones celebrates with his crew in victory lane. (Speed51.com photo)
6:31
The last time Erik Jones was in a Super Late Model was this past December when he won his second consecutive Snowball Derby.
6:28
Jones gets the checkered flag. (Speed51.com photo)
6:28
Erik Jones celebrates his win. (Speed51.com photo)
6:27
Comment From Kel kel

woohooohooo! Winner, winner, chicken dinner for Erik Jones and the KBM team!!!

6:27
Comment From Lenny

Congrats to Erik Jones on the win

6:27
Comment From Momma Bear

Congratulations Erik Jones!! Wish I was there to see it. So happy for you and the team 🙂

6:26
John Hunter Nemechek will finish fourth and Tim Sauter is fifth.

We will post a full rundown shortly.

6:25
Griffin McGrath is second and Chad Finley is third.
6:25
The KBM team celebrates. (Speed51.com photo)
6:25
CHECKERED FLAG: Erik Jones adds the Howie Lettow Memorial 150 to his impressive short track resume of victories.
6:24
WHITE FLAG: Erik Jones is looking to do what his boss did last year…win the Lettow 150. Miller is slow to the pits.
6:24
Lap 148: MIller is slow on the backstretch
6:24
Lap 147: Murgic into eighth and Bowen into sixth.
6:24
Lap 148: Two laps to go for Erik Jones.
6:23
Lap 147: Murgic continues to move up, he is outside of Wallace looking for eighth.
6:23
Lap 147: Nemechek will try to chase down Finley for the final podium spot.
6:23
Lap 146: Jones and McGrath and Finley each have distance among each other.
6:23
Lap 146: Bowen and Kenseth side by side for sixth.
6:23
Lap 146: Bowen looks to the inside of Kenseth for sixth.
6:22
Lap 145: Five to go for Erik Jones
6:22
Lap 144: Nason is slow in turn four, he pulls into the pits.
6:22
Lap 144: Jones and McGrath get some distance between each other. Nemechek goes to fourth.
6:22
Lap 144: Swan into tenth and Potter follows.
6:21
Lap 143: Swan and Potter look to the high side of MIller, that is for tenth.
6:21
Lap 143: Finley gets third. Sauter to fourth and Nemechek to fifth.
6:21
Lap 143: Bowen looks inside Kenseth, he’s up to sixth.
6:21
Lap 142: Murgic on the outside of Miller and into ninth.
6:21
Lap 142: Jones pulls away from McGrath. Batthe for third between Finley, Nemechek, and Tim Sauter.
6:21
Lap 142: Bowen around the 66 of Wallace and into seventh.
6:20
Lap 141: Nemechek with a good run, he looks outside Finley for third.
6:20
GREEN FLAG LAP 141: Jones gets another good run out of two and leads McGrath.
6:19
Comment From SeattleSwans

Keep climbing James Swan #97…you’re doing great!

6:19
If you have the Race Monitor app, this race is available on there.
6:19
Comment From cblu41

GO MURGIC! His nick name is Nick “The Hammer” Murgic, due to his large size and stature. also Elko speedways youngest super late feature winner ever.

6:19
The field gets double file and gets the one to go.
6:19
Eilen reportedly ran out of gas.
6:18
Top 15 rundown – lap 139
1. Erik Jones
2. Griffin McGrath
3. Chad Finley
4. John Hunter Nemechek
5. Tim Sauter
6. Ross Kenseth
7. Anderson Bowen
8. Stephen Wallace
9. Nick Murgic
10. Jeremy Miller
11. Mark Kraus
12. Joey Mucciacciaro
13. James Swan
14. Cardell Potter
15. Stephen Nasse
6:16
CAUTION LAP 138: Eilen comes to a stop in turn two.
6:16
Lap 137: Eilen off the pace on the frontstretch.
6:16
Lap 136: Murgic inside the 5 of Miller, they are side by side for tenth.
6:16
Lap 136: Nemechek can’t make it stick in one and two as Finley gets a good run out of two.
6:15
Lap 136: Nick Murgic catches Miller and pressures to get into the top ten.
6:15
Lap 135: Nemechek catches Finley and peaks to the inside in one and two.
6:14
Lap 134: Finley on the inside of McGrath going into three.
6:14
Lap 134: Bowen into seventh.
6:14
Lap 133: Bowen, takes a look to the inside of Wallace for seventh.
6:14
Lap 133: Nemechek is not gaining on Finley for third at the moment.
6:14
Lap 132: Eilen uses the inside line and he’s into eighth.
6:14
Lap 132: Jones has about a half second lead on McGrath. Finley closing in on McGrath.
6:13
Lap 132: Eilen now sizes up Miller, that’s for ninth.
6:13
Lap 131: Nemechek is coming with the new tires. He is closing in on Finley for third.
6:13
Lap 130: 20 to go. Jones leads with McGrath in second. Tim Sauter on the inside of Finley but fades back to fifth in three and four. Nemechek goes to fourth.
6:13
Lap 130: Anderson Bowen is inside Jeremy Miller and into eighth.
6:12
Haseleu said he got hooked and went into the wall.
6:12
Lap 129: Nemechek into fifth and on the bumper of Tiim Sauter for fourth.
6:12
Lap 129: Jones leads with McGrath in second. Tim Sauter challenging Finley for third.
6:12
Lap 129: Nemechek and Kenseth side by side for fifth.
6:12
Lap 128: Nemechek looks inside Kenseth for fifth spot.
6:11
Lap 128: Nemechek is up to sixth.
6:11
Lap 127: Tim Sauter gets a run on the outside, he’s in fourth and looks inside FInley for third.
6:11
GREEN FLAG LAP 127: McGrath gets a run on the inside but Jones gets a run on the outside of one and two. Jones to the lead.
6:10
Comment From Kenny

Hang in there Nasse your doing awesome!!

6:10
We will be working lap 127 when we go back to green.
6:09
Drivers double up and get the one to go signal.
6:09
VanDoorn’s ride. (Speed51.com photo)
6:09
James Swan is moving up as well, he started 26th and is currently p9.
6:08
Jonathan Eilen started 22nd and is now up to eighth. He did not get to practice yesterday as he was in his brother-in-laws wedding.
6:08
Haseleu’s ride after the wreck in two. (Speed51.com photo)
6:07
Top 15 rundown – unofficial – lap 123
1. Erik Jones
2. Griffin McGrath
3. Chad Finley
4. Tim Sauter
5. Ross Kenseth
6. Mark Kraus
7. Jeremy Miller
8. Jonathan Eilen
9. James Swan
10. John Hunter Nemechek
11. Anderson Bowen
12. Stephen Wallace
13. Stephen Nasse
14. Nick Murgic
15. Joey Mucciacciaro
6:05
6:05
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6:05
These caution laps do count.
6:03
Lap 120: Under caution…field went into turn one with Finley going three wide on the inside of McGrath. The field bottle necked into one and two and was stacked in two. Haseleu got turned and went into the wall collecting VanDoorn.
6:03
Safety crews tend to the cars in the turn two wall.
6:02
Chris Weinkauf broke a hub.
6:02
Comment From Guest

What happen to chris weinkauf

6:02
CAUTION LAP 119: Haseleu goes into the wall and collects VanDoorn.
6:01
GREEN FLAG LAP 119:Finley goes three wide on McGrath.
6:00
Green flag is waved off. Jones got a big jump on McGrath and the starter didn’t like it.
5:58
Jones chooses the outside lane once again.
5:57
Drivers double up at the line and receive the one to go signal.
5:56
Erik Jones will remain your leader as we did not complete a lap.
5:55
Gallaher will be the lucky dog and is now the on the lead lap.
5:55
Wauters pulls behind the wall.
5:54
CAUTION Lap 113: Spencer Wauter has issues in turn two.
5:54
GREEN FLAG LAP 113: Jones crossed the line first but its McGrath in the lead.
5:53
McGrath will be on the inside.
5:53
Jones chooses the outside for the restart.
5:52
Matt Kocourek’s day is over with motor issue.
5:51
Drivers will double up next time by and receive the one to go from Tom White.
5:51
Transmission issue for Travis Sauter ended his day.
5:51
Comment From KT

What happened to Travis Sauter?

5:50
We are trying to look over the field and it appears that Nemechek will restart 12th.
5:48
Final stops of the day. (Speed51.com photo)
5:47
5:47
The ARCA Midwest Tour will make their annual visit to Grundy County Speedway in Morris, Illinois on Friday, June 20th for the Calypso Lemonade 100. Last year, Jonathan Eilen started 17th and came through the field to pick up the win.
5:47
There will be 38 laps to go when we go back to green.
5:47
Bowen swaps tires. (Speed51.com photo)
5:47
Swapping tires on Bowen’s car.
5:47
Comment From racer6

Go JVD!

5:47
Comment From Scott Neal

This is over .. bring it home EJ !!

5:46
Nemechek pits for right side tires. (Speed51.com photo)
5:46
Jones, McGrath, Finley,Tim Sauter, Kenseth, Kraus, Miller, VanDoorn, Haseleu, and Swan stay out.
5:46
About 10 other cars join them on pit road, including Potter, J. Weinkauf, Murgic, Nasse, Kocourek and LaMonte
5:45
Pit road is busy: John Hunter Nemechek, Anderson Bowen, Stephen Wallace, Spencer Wauters all pit.
5:44
Comment From JVan

Great run for John Hunter Nemechek … Go for the W

5:44
Comment From Ricky

Go John Hunter!

5:44
Pits are still closed…they must commit at this time if they are going to pit next time by.
5:43
Comment From [email protected]

Bring it on home Erik Jones!

5:43
Report from Chris Weinkauf is a broken left hub is what ended his day.
5:42
5:42
Matt Kenseth returns to his home track on Tuesday, June 17th for a special night of racing at Wisconsin’s Fastest Half-Mile oval. The 1994 track champion will be a part of a 100-lap Super Late Model event. Get your tickets now for this special event. Click here for more information.
5:42
Top 20 rundown – Lap 112 – unofficial
1. Erik Jones
2. John Hunter Nemechek
3. Griffin McGrath
4. Chad Finley
5. Anderson Bowen
6. Tim Sauter
7. Ross Kenseth
8. Mark Kraus
9. Jeremy Miller
10. Johnny VanDoorn
11. Jonathan Eilen
12. Stephen WSallace
13. Naseleu Haseleu
14. Stephen Nasse
15. Spencer Wauters
16. Nick Murgic
17. Joey Mucciaciaro
18. Austin Nason
19. James Swan
20. Gary LaMonte
5:42
We are showing 22 cars on the lead lap.
5:41
COMPETITION YELLOW 112: This is the final competition yellow for the day.
5:41
Nemechek charging in second. (Speed51.com photo)
5:41
Report from Johnny Sauter’s it is either something in the rear end or transmission broke on his car.
5:40
Lap 112: Jones has a 4.7 second lead over Nemechek with the break coming.
5:39
Lap 110: Two laps away from the break.
5:39
Lap 110: McGrath pulls back in line. We are two laps from the break.
5:39
Crew looks at Johnny Sauter’s car. (Speed51.com photo)
5:39
Lap 109: McGrath with a big run through one and two and looks outside of Nemechek for second.
5:38
Lap 108: Tim Sauter comtinues to move, he is currently sixth and pressuring Bowen for fifth.
5:38
Lap 108: Crew is checking Sauter’s tires.
5:38
Lap 108: McGrath is up to fourth, third as J. Sauter pulls onto pit road.
5:37
Lap 106: Johnny Sauter is off the pace. He is coming to pit road.
5:37
Lap 106: We are six laps from the final break of the day.
5:37
Lap 105: Johnny Sauter is at the bumper of Jones as they go into three.
5:37
The Chris Weinkauf car behind the wall. (Speed51.com photo)
5:36
Lap 105: Travis Sauter is still on pit road.
5:36
Lap 104: Finley holds McGrath off out of turn two, but McGrath gets another good run through three and four.
5:36
Lap 104: Nemechek is in third about 5 seconds back.
5:36
Lap 104: Battle for fourth as Griffin McGrath looks inside Finley.
5:36
Lap 103: Johnny Sauter is within three car lengths of Jones as they go into one.
5:35
Lap 102: Chris Weinkauf has pulled behind the wall. We have a reporter going to find out what happened.
5:35
Top 10 rundown – lap 103
1. Erik Jones
2. Johnny Sauter
3. John Hunter Nemechek
4. Chad FInley
5. Griffin McGrath
6. Anderson Bowen
7. Tim Sauter
8. Ross Kenseth
9. Mark Kraus
10. Jeremy Miller
5:35
Lap 102: Jones holds about a 0.473 second lead over Johnny Sauter.
5:35
Lap 100: Erik Jones continues to lead but Sauter is coming.
5:34
Lap 100: Travis Sauter is also slow on track and comes down pit road.
5:34
Lap 100: C. Weinkauf is off the pace on the back stretch and pulls onto pit road.
5:34
Lap 99: Jones leads while Sauter closes up to 0.4 behind him.
5:33
Lap 98: C. Weinkauf continues to slide, Kenseth to the inside of the 75 – that;s for eighth.
5:33
Lap 98: Jones leads by 0.6 seconds over Johnny Sauter.
5:33
Lap 97: Tim Sauter around C. Weinkauf, he’s up to seventh.
5:32
Lap 97: Sauter is clicking off about 0.1 seconds each lap.
5:32
Lap 96: Chris Weinkauf has slide back to sixth.
5:32
Jones clears for the lead. (Speed51.com photo)
5:32
Lap 95: Kraus peeks inside Kenseth for the ninth position.
5:31
Lap 96: Sauter is inching closer and closer to Jones.
5:31
Lap 94: The only side by side battle on the track is Stephen Nasse and Nathan Haseleu – that’s for 14th spot.
5:31
Lap 95: Erik Jones leads with Johnny Sauter now in second and Chris Weinkauf in third. Nemechek is fourth.
5:31
Lead change. (Speed51.com photo)
5:31
Lap 94: Sauter doesn’t waste time and passes Weinkauf in one and two and goes to second.
5:31
Lap 93: Kenseth now falls into the clutches of Mark Kraus, who sizes up the 77 machine into three and four.
5:30
Lap 93: Jones pulls away from Weinkauf as Weinkauf is falling back to Johnny Sauter.
5:30
Lap 92: Sauter clears for eighth.
5:30
Lap 92: Tim Sauter and Kenseth continue to battle for eighth.
5:30
Lap 92: Jones gets on the inside of Weinkauf going into three and will take the lead off of turn four.
5:30
Lap 91: Kenseth and Sauter still side by side.
5:29
Lap 91: Jones sees that Johnny Sauter is coming and feels its time to get by Weinkauf for the lead.
5:29
Lap 90: Kenseth fights back, Tim Sauter and Kenseth are side by side.
5:29
Lap 90: Johnny Sauter pulls away from Nemechek and sets his sites on Jones. Jones is on the bumper of Weinkauf for the lead.
5:29
Lap 90: Tim Sauter now makes a move inside Kenseth, he’s up to the eighth spot.
5:29
Lap 89: McGrath into seventh.
5:28
Lap 89: Johnny Sauter completes the pass and goes to third.
5:28
Lap 88: Sauter peaks to the inside of Nemechek in one and two but nothing works. He looks again in three and four. Sauter is alongside Nemechek.
5:28
Lap 88: McGrath makes another run at Kenseth, this time to the outside through three and four.
5:28
Lap 87: McGrath and Kenseth side by side. Kenseth holds the position for now.
5:28
Lap 86: Johnny Sauter goes to the inside of Nemechek off of turn four. Nemechek gets a run out of two and holds the spot.
5:27
Lap 86: McGrath looks to the inside of Kenseth out of turn two for seventh position,.
5:27
The train for the top five. (Speed51.com photo)
5:27
Lap 85: Weinkauf gets about five car lengths on Jones as they go into turn one.
5:27
Lap 85: Now Kenseth is about to fall into the clutches of Griffin McGrath. Kenseth is currently p7.

5:26
Lap 84: Chris Weinkauf continues to lead but Jones is right there. Nemechek is a half second back.
5:26
Lap 84: Kenseth can catch Bowen in turns three and four, but loses ground in turns one and two.
5:26
It’s been a great battle up front all day. (Speed51.com photo)
5:26
Lap 84: Kenseth looks inside Bowen again for sixth.
5:26
Lap 83: The top ten are single file.
5:25
Lap 82: Johnny Sauter is charging to the front as he is up to fourth. Chris Weinkauf leads with Jones in second and Nemechek in third.
5:25
Lap 82: Kenseth gets a good run, but so does Bowen to hold the spot.
5:25
Lap 81: Johnny Sauter looking to the inside of Finley for fourth. Sauter has the spot at the line.
5:25
Lap 82: Kenseth takes a look inside Bowen for sixth.
5:24
Lap 80: Weinkauf leads with Jones on the inside of Finley for second and takes the spot off of two. Nemechek charges up on Finley’s inside in three and gets the spot. Finley back to fourth. Johnny Sauter in fifth. Bowen sixth.
5:24
Lap 80: Sauter around Bowen and set his sights on Finley.
5:24
Lap 80: Sauter inside Bowen for fifth, they are side by side.
5:24
Lap 79: Nemechek looks inside Bowen for fourth, takes the spot. J. Sauter is right there and follows him through.
5:23
Lap 78: Nemechek is up to fifth.
5:23
Lap 77: Nemechek gets a good run, he’s up to fifth.
5:23
GREEN FLAG LAP 77: Weinkauf leads but Jones gets caught in a middle of a three wide with Bowen on the inside and Finley on the outside. Finley goes to second.
5:22
Weinkauf takes the outside again.
5:21
5:21
Round two of the Yellow River Racing Series will take place on Saturday, July 12th at Marshfield Motor Speedway in Marshfield, Wisconsin. Dalton Zehr held off defending YRRS champion Steve Holzhausen for the win. Click here for more information.
5:21
The drivers double up and get one to go at the line.
5:21
The leader gets to choose the high side or low side on restarts, everyone else then falls into line.
5:20
Slid marks from Theisen’s problem. (Speed51.com photo)
5:19
Theisen’s crew tries to stop him on pit road. (Speed51.com photo)
5:18
Theisen comes to pit road, it looks like he has some right side damage.
5:17
CAUTION lap 73: Joel Theisen is in the wall in turn one.
5:17
GREEN FLAG LAP 73: Weinkauf gets a good jump on Jones
5:16
The last competition yellow will be on lap 112.
5:15
Drivers will double up and get the one to go at the line.
5:15
Comment From Guest

Come on VanderGeest Racing……

5:15
Paul Shafer Jr’s day comes to an end with a burnt piston.
5:14
Comment From Kenny

Let’s go Stephen Nasse!! Doing awesome!

5:13
Erik Jones also changed a rear end gear.
5:12
5:12
51 TV, a live video streaming broadcast service from Speed51.com, will debut on Saturday, June 14 with the prestigious Stoops Freightliner Redbud 300 at Indiana’s Anderson Speedway. Fans can watch a live pay-per-view video broadcast of the historic ARCA/CRA Super Series event for just $24.99. If you can’t make it to Anderson on June 14, tune in to the multiple-camera production of this classic short track event. 51 TV’s production of the Redbud 300 is just $24.99 and can be purchased beginning Monday, June 9. Click here for more information.
5:12
Ty Majeski pulls his car into the garage, it appears he is done for the day.
5:12
Bowen on pit road. (Speed51.com photo)
5:12
5:12
The ARCA Midwest Tour will make their annual visit to Grundy County Speedway in Morris, Illinois on Friday, June 20th for the Calypso Lemonade 100. Last year, Jonathan Eilen started 17th and came through the field to pick up the win.
5:12
J. Weinkauf was in 18th spot.
5:12
Pit stops are coming to an end and field is heading back out.
5:12
Jason Weinkauf’s car is still up on jack stands as the competition caution comes to a close.
5:10
Chris Weinkauf refires as work is complete on his 75 machine.
5:10
Tires for Weinkauf. (Speed51.com photo)
5:10
Work is complete on the Johnny Sauter machine.
5:10
Rear end work on the 51. (Speed51.com photo)
5:09
All cars on pit road. (Speed51.com photo)
5:09
Travis is putting new rubber on the right side.
5:08
There is a lot of work going on to the 51 machine of Jones. The crew is working hard on the rear end.
5:08
Potter is putting on new right side tires as well.
5:08
Your leader, Chris Weinkauf, put on two new right side tires.
5:07
Competition caution lap 72 p17! pic.twitter.com/89fKiR8lfw
5:07
Gallaher will be the lucky dog and is now only two laps down.
5:07
Gallaher is the only car that stays out.
5:07
It appears everyone is coming to pit road under this competition caution. Again, drivers will not loose spots on pit road.
5:06
It appears that just about everyone is coming in.
5:06
The 7 car of Paul Shafer Jr. is taken off on the hook.
5:06
The 36 of Kyle Shear has a broken valve and is done for the day.
5:05
Top 20 Rundown – Lap 72
1. Chris Weinkauf
2. Erik Jones
3. Anderson Bowen
4. Chad Finley
5. Ross Kenseth
6. John Hunter Nemechek
7. Johnny Sauter
8. Mark Kraus
9. Griffin McGrath
10. Tim Sauter
11. Jeremy Miller
12. Johnny VanDoorn
13. Stephen Wallace
14. Nathan Haseleu
15. Jonathan Eilen
16. Stephen Nasse
17. Ty Majeski
18. Jason Weinkauf
19. Spencer Wauters
20. Brent Kirchner
5:05
Pit road is still closed but cars who are going to pit will start committing to the inside line.
5:02
Jones is stating on the radio that he may have a loose hub. This caution may be coming at a good time for him.
5:01
Safety crews tend to the 7 machine of Schafer.
5:01
Jones in the 51 looks low on Weinkauf. (Speed51.com photo)
5:01
The pits will get busy as we are close to the halfway break.
5:00
Shafer is stopped in turn four.
5:00
This caution will serve as the competition caution.
5:00
CAUTION Lap 72: Shafer was smoking in turn three, Potter, Shear and Theissen were involved in the incident.
4:59
Lap 70: J. Sauter, McGrath and Kraus were three wide going into one, McGrath fell back into his spot.
4:59
Lap 71: Bowen on the inside of Finley for third.
4:59
Lap 69: Nemechek inside J. Sauter and now tried to look inside Griffin McGrath for seventh.
4:59
Lap 70: Chris Weinkauf leads with Jones in second and Finley in third. Bowen is fourth and Ross Kenseth in fifth.
4:58
GREEN FLAG LAP 69: Weinkauf gets a good jump on Jones out of two.
4:58
Lap 67: Nemechek, J. Sauter and Majeski were three wide at the start.
4:57
Green flag waved off. Tom White, the flagman didn’t like how Jones and Weinkauf came off of turn four.
4:56
Drivers can have four tires in their pits. New two and two used or four used. They are allowed to use all four tires, but can only change two per competition caution.
4:56
Comment From Guest

Is it 2 tires per break or 2 total?

4:55
Cars double up at the line and receive the one to go signal.
4:54
Lap 64: Under caution for Matz’s spin. Will Gallaher will get the lucky dog. 31 cars are currently on the lead lap.
4:52
The rules state that if they were within 10 laps of the break, they would take the break. But we will get back to green before the next break.
4:52
Top 15 Rundown – Lap 63
1. Chris Weinkauf
2. Erik Jones
3. Anderson Bowen
4. Chad Finley
5. Griffin McGrath
6. Ross Kenseth
7. Ty Majeski
8. Mark Kraus
9. John Hunter Nemechek
10. Johnny Sauter
11. Paul Schafer
12. Tim Sauter
13. Stephen Wallace
14. Jeremy Miller
15. Johnny VanDoorn
4:52
Finley leads McGrath for fourth. (Speed51.com photo)
4:51
CAUTION LAP 62: Nathan Matz spins coming out of turn two.
4:51
Lap 60: McGrath takes a peak inside Finley coming off of turn four.
4:50
Lap 60: About two car lengths separate the top three. They may be saving their tires until the break.
4:50
Lap 59: Nemechek ducks inside J. Sauter again and takes the ninth potision.
4:50
Lap 59: Finley gets a car length on McGrath for that fourth now.
4:49
Still tight up front for the lead. (Speed51.com photo)
4:49
Lap 58: McGrath looks to the inside of Finley but Finley gets a run off of turn two.
4:49
Lap 58: J. Sauter slams the door on Nemechek, who continues to look for a way around.
4:49
lap 57: Nemecheck makes the move inside Sauter in turns three and four.
4:48
Next competition yellow is lap 75.
4:48
Lap 56: Chris Weinkauf continues to lead with Jones in second and Bowen in third. Finley is fourth about 3.2 seconds back.
4:48
Lap 56: Nemecheck closes in on J. Sauter for the ninth spot.
4:48
Stephen Nasse ahead of Travis Sauter. (Speed51.com photo)
4:48
Lap 56: Cars are single file around the Milwaukee Mile.
4:47
Lap 54: Things settle for a little bit among the top three.
4:47
Lap 53: Jones then tries the inside of Weinkauf for the lead but Weinkauf holds for now.
4:47
Lap 53: McGrath and Finley continue to battle for fourth, with Finley holding the advantage for the fourth spot.
4:46
Lap 52: Bowen peaks to the inside off of four, but Jones goes to the outside of him to battle for second. Jones goes to second off of turn two.
4:46
Lap 52: Ryan Schafer on the move, he’s around Tim Sauter and now hunts Wallace for 11th. Shafer to the outside and takes the spot.
4:46
Lap 51: Bowen takes his car deeper into three and gets to Weinkauf’s bumper.
4:45
Lap 51: The battle heats up for 11th as Tim Sauter pressures Wallace for the position.
4:45
Lap 50: The top three has pulled away to about a 2.5 second lead over Finley in fourth.
4:45
They continue to slice and dice for the lead. (Speed51.com photo)
4:45
Lap 49: McGrath is able to close the gap on Finley in turns one and two, but then loses ground down the backstretch and into three and four.
4:44
Lap 48: Weinkauf recovers and vaults back to the lead out of two.
4:44
Lap 47: McGrath gets a good run and peeks inside Finley for fourth.
4:44
Jerick Johnson is out after a vibration in the rear end.
4:44
Lap 47: Weinkauf gets loose in three. Bowen is there and on the inside. He leads the lap.
4:43
lap 46: Finley stretches the gap and has fourth spot by two car lengths over McGrath with two car lengths bck to Kenseth.
4:43
Lap 46: Bowen holds on to second and resets to battle Weinkauf for the lead.
4:43
Lap 45: Bowen tries on the outside of three and four to get by Weinkauf but loses momentum and Jones is there to challenge for the second spot.
4:43
Close battle for the lead. (Speed51.com photo)
4:43
Lap 46: Three car battle for fourth between Finley, McGrath and Kenseth.
4:42
Lap 45: Johnny Sauter and Wallace side by side ninth. Give the spot to Sauter. Nemechek right behind. he’s around Wallace as well.
4:42
Lap 44: The top three are running the high line in the corners.
4:42
Morrissey out with engine trouble.
4:42
Lap 43: Majeski takes a look to the inside of Kenseth for the sixth spot.
4:41
Lap 43: Weinkauf gets a couple of car lengths on Bowen out of turn two.
4:41
Lap 43: McGrath and Finley side by side for fourth.
4:41
Lap 42: Bowen, who set a new track record in qualifying, is looking for the lead.
4:41
Lap 42: Griffin McGrath looks inside Chad Finley- that’s a battle for fourth.
4:41
Lap 41: Chris Weinkauf and Bowen battle for the lead. Jones is about five car lengths back.
4:40
Lap 41: J. Sauter and Nemechek looking to make up ground after pitting, they are inside Potter and up to 10th and 11th respectively.
4:40
Lots of action up front. (Speed51.com photo)
4:40
Morrissey goes right to the garage.
4:40
Lap 40: Chris Weinkauf leads with Bowen in second and Jones in third.
4:40
Lap 39: Andrew Morrissey is slow on the backstretch and pulls onto pit road.
4:39
Lap 39: Majeski is around Potter and now inside Mark Kraus for seventh.
4:39
Lap 39: Chris Weinkauf leads with Bowen now in second and Jones in third. Finley is fourth and Kenseth up to fifth.
4:39
Lap 38: Potter and Majeski are side by side for eighth.
4:38
GREEN FLAG LAP 38: Chris Weinkauf gets a good run but Jones is there. Now Bowen is on the outside of Jones for second.
4:37
Chris Weinkauf chose the high line for the restart.
4:37
Cars double up at the line and get the one to go signal.
4:36
Field will double up this time by.
4:36
Drivers should be getting the one to go next time by.
4:36
The cars are getting lined up as we complete pace laps for the first competition caution.
4:34
The Nemechek crew changed a rear end gear because the ignition box was having the engine hit the chip at different places on the straightaways. (Speed51.com photo)
4:34
Nathan Haseleu is back on pit road briefly. The crew is checking lug nuts, he will have to start at the tail.
4:33
All have completed the first stop and pit road is clear. Officials will now quickly get cars lined up.
4:32
This is the final pace lap, cars still on pit road will need to beat the pace truck out, or they will go down a lap.
4:32
Travis Sauter’s crew goes under the hood. (Speed51.com photo)
4:32
4:32
The Flip Merwin Memorial is the first of three memorial events on the 2014 State Park Speedway schedule. The Wimmer family owned track, located west of Wausau, WI, will remember a close friend, pit crew member, and celebrated snowmobile racer with this annual event. Click here for more information.
4:31
Johnny VanDoorn. (Speed51.com photo)
4:31
Cars are slowly rolling back out. Two of the three laps for the break are completed.
4:31
Haseleu’s car is up on jack stands on pit road as the crew is working quickly.
4:31
Johnny Sauter. (Speed51.com photo)
4:30
Pit road is busy. (Speed51.com photo)
4:30
Chris Weinkauf, Erik Jones, Chad FInley, Anderson Bowen, Griffin McGrath, Ross Kenseth, Ty Majeski, Mark Kraus, Stephen Wallace, Cardell Potter, Jonathan Eilen and Joe Theisen all stayed out.
4:30
Johnny Sauter is adding fuel and and left side tires. Hood is up on Travis Sauter’s car as they are making an adjustment.
4:29
Remember those who are on pit road will not lose their position, but will need to restart behind those who did not pit.
4:29
A whole field of cars come down pit road, included are: Johnny Sauter, Jeremy Miller, John Hunter Nemechek, Nathan Haseleu, Tim Sauter, Jason Weinkauf and Johnny VanDoorn.
4:29
Pits are open.
4:27
Top 20 Rundown – Lap 37
1. Chris Weinkauf
2. Erik Jones
3. Chad Finley
4. Anderson Bowen
5. Johnny Sauter
6. Jeremy Miller
7. Griffin McGrath
8. John Hunter Nemechek
9. Ross Kenseth
10. Ty Majeski
11. Mark Kraus
12. Nathan Haseleu
13. Stephen Wallace
14. Tim Sauter
15. Nick Murgic
16. Jason Weinkauf
17. Cardell Potter
18. Johnny Van Doorn
19. Stephen Nasse
20. Travis Sauter
4:27
Pit road will be open next time by. Cars pitting must go to the inside line.
4:27
The other two competition yellows will be on 75 and 112.
4:26
COMPETITION YELLOW LAP 37: First competition yellow of the event. These caution laps will NOT count. They will have three laps to make adjustments, add fuel or change tires. This is a six-tire event. Cars pitting will NOT lose their position but will need to restart behind those who do not pit.
4:26
Jones almost took the lead in the 51. (Speed51.com photo)
4:24
Erik Jones stalks Weinkauf. (Speed51.com photo)
4:24
Lap 37: Chris Weinkauf holds on to the lead.
4:24
Lap 36: Jones on the inside of Weinkauf out of turn four. They are side by side but Jones backs off as Gallaher was in the way.
4:24
Lap 36: Bowen us hunting Chad Finley for the third spot as we close in on the first competition caution.
4:23
Lap 35: McGrath and Nemechek side by side around the Mile. Give the spot to McGrath.
4:23
Lap 35: Jones has caught Chris Weinkauf’s bumper and the battle for the lead is on.
4:23
Johnny Sauter looks low on Nemechek. (Speed51.com photo)
4:23
Lap 34: Just a few laps away from the first competition yellow.
4:22
Lap 33: McGrath gets a run and looks to the outside of Nemechek through three and four.
4:22
Lap 34: Jones is creeping up to Chris Weinkauf’s bumper.
4:22
Lap 33: Griffin McGrath closes in on Nemechek for seventh.
4:22
Lap 33: Bowen looking for a way around Finley for the third spot.
4:22
Weinkauf leads the field. (Speed51.com photo)
4:22
Lap 31: Finley holds third for now over Bowen. Miller gets away as Johnny Sauter gets by Nemechek for sixth.
4:21
Lap 30: Jones on the inside of Finley in one and comes out in second out of turn two. Bowen goes to the outside of Finley in three and four.
4:20
Lap 29: Nemechek goes to the inside of Miller for fifth. Miller holds for now.
4:20
Lap 26: Field settles down as Chris Weinkauf has about five car lengths on Finley. Jones is right there. Bowen is fourth. Miller fifth and Nemechek to sixth.
4:19
Lap 26: Sauter and Nemechek side by side for sixth spot, fifth belongs to MIller.
4:19
Lap 25: Miller is getting shuffled back. Chris Weinkauf less with Finley in second and Jones now to third. Bowen goes to fourth.
4:19
Lap 26. J. Sauter, Miller and Nemechek are three wide into two, Nemechek pulls out and slide into line.
4:18
Lap 24: Weinkauf goes inside on Miller and Finley into turn one. Weinkauf is your new leader. Finley to second. Jones going to third.
4:18
Lap 24: Nemechek and McGrath are side by side fifth.
4:18
GREEN FLAG LAP 24: Three wide for the lead.
4:17
It will be one to go next time by.
4:17
They will double the field. They are not using the cone. The leader can choose inside or outside but everyone else will double up in their respective spot.
4:16
Pit road is a busy place. (Speed51.com photo)
4:15
Lap 22: Still under our first caution. Gallaher is back on pit road for his crew to tend to his car.
4:15
Gary LaMonte is on pit road for service.
4:15
4:15
The ARCA Midwest Tour will make their annual visit to Grundy County Speedway in Morris, Illinois on Friday, June 20th for the Calypso Lemonade 100. Last year, Jonathan Eilen started 17th and came through the field to pick up the win.
4:14
The belt is gone from the water pump on the Eggleston ride. They have gone behind the wall.
4:14
Kyle Shear and Jerick Johnson come down pit road.
4:14
Pit road is open for drivers.
4:13
Erik says his car feels good but he can’t catch the guys in front of him. Says he is hitting the chip pretty hard #lettow150
4:13
The 5 car of Will Gallaher pitted before pit road was open and will lose a lap.
4:13
Crew tends to Gallaher’s car. (Speed51.com photo)
4:13
Top Ten Rundown Lap 20
Swiss Colony Howie Lettow Memorial 150
1. Jeremy Miller
2. Chad Finley
3. Chris Weinkauf
4. Johnny Sauter
5. Griffin McGrath
6. Erik Jones
7. Anderson Bowen
8. John Hunter Nemechek
9. Mark Kraus
10. Ross Kenseth
4:13
Gallaher goes for a spin. (Speed51.com photo)
4:12
Gallaher comes to the pits with right rear damage.
4:11
Drivers will be able to pit if they want. They cannot lose spots on pit road, but will need to beat the pace car back onto the track. They cannot change tires or add fuel before the competition cautions.
4:11
CAUTION LAP 18: Will Gallaher tags the wall in turn one. Is rolling slow.
4:10
Ty Majeski looks low in two. (Speed51.com photo)
4:10
Lap 16: Tim Sauter on the move. He looks inside his son, Travis and is up to 13th.
4:09
Lap 15: Nathan Haseleu closes in on Majeski for the 11th spot.
4:09
Lap 15: Bowen up to seventh and Nemechek to eighth.
4:09
Lots of action in the pack. (Speed51.com photo)
4:09
Lap 14: Jones is in sixth and trying to catch the lead pack.
4:08
Lap 14: Kenseth into tenth. Majeski in 11th.
4:08
Lap 13: The battle for tenth continues. Meanswhile Tim Sauter moves around Steven Wallace for the 15th spot.
4:08
Lap 13: Miller leads with Finley in second then Chris Weinkauf, Johnny Sauter and McGrath.
4:08
Lap 12: Majeski and Kenseth are still side by side. Kenseth with the advantage out of two, but Majeski fights back in three and four.
4:08
Lap 12: Weinkauf gets loose off of two allowing Finley get away for now.
4:07
Lap 11: Miller continues to lead with Finley in second while Johnny Sauter challenges Chris Weinkauf for third. Now Weinkauf on the inside of Finley for second.
4:07
Lap 11: Ty majeski and Ross Kenseth battle side by side for tenth.
4:07
Lap 10: Nemecheck around Kraus, he’s up to eighth spot.
4:07
Lap 10: Jones is up to fifth.
4:06
Lap 10: Bowen into seventh and now Nemechek is inside Kraus for eighth.
4:06
Lap 9 p6 erik says his car rolls the center pretty well just a small lack in lateral. #ejr51#lettow150
4:06
Lap 9: Miller has a 1.7 second lead over Finley as Chris Weinkauf is fading back to Johnny Sauter.
4:06
Lap 8: Anderson Bowen inside Mark Kraus for seventh and Nemecheck and Kenseth side by side right behind them. Those are for positions 7-10
4:06
Lap 8: Finley holds on to second as Johnny Sauter looks to the inside of McGrath for fourth and takes the spot out of turn two.
4:05
Lap 8: Sauter peeks inside McGrath into turn one. McGrath gives him room, Sauter into fourth.
4:05
Lap 7: Johnny Sauter s closing in on Griffin McGrathwho, is currently 4th.
4:05
Lap 6: Chris Weinkauf to the inside of Finley for second.McGrath is fourth and Johnny Sauter is fifth.
4:05
Start of the race. (Speed51.com photo)
4:05
Lap 6: Jones and Krau continue to battle for the sixth spot. Jones with a run off of two and takes the spot. Anderson Bowen is right there in eighth.
4:04
Lap 6: Miller out to a big lead with Finley in second and Chris Weinkauf in third.
4:04
Lap 5: McGrath is is on the move as he closes on Chris Weinkauf for third.
4:04
Lap 5: Jones now looks inside Mark Kraus, that is for sixth.
4:04
Lap 4: Give the spot to Jones.
4:03
Lap 4: McGrath goes to fourth. While Johnny Sauter challenges Kraus for fifth.
4:03
Lap 3: Jones and Kenseth continue to battle for seventh. They are side by side again.
4:03
Lap 3: Miller leads with Finley in second and Chris Weinkauf in third. Kraus is fourth.
4:03
Lap 3: Kenseth and Jones side by side.
4:03
Lap 3: Battle for sixth between Ross Kenseth and Erik Jones.
4:02
Lap 2: Finley goes to second while Miller leads. Chris Weinkauf is third.
4:02
Lap 1: Chris Weinkauf and Griffin McGrath are side by side for fourth.
4:02
GREEN FLAG: Miller will get the early lead out of turn two. Finley and Kraus battle for second.
4:01
(Speed51.com photo)
4:00
One to go.
4:00
Caution laps will count during the 150-lap race.
4:00
Drivers will get the one to go at the line from flagman Tom White.
3:59
The drivers are four wide coming down the frontstretch as they wave to the fans.
3:58
Chris Eggleston is on pit road, he will have to start at the rear of the field. The inside row will all move up.
3:57
Comment From sportsman12

may the best blizzard series regular git r dun! from Pensacola, FL. Thanks speed51 for all you do!

3:57
Comment From Uncle Jon in Phoenix

Go Chad #42

3:56
The field. (Speed51.com photo)
3:56
Comment From Brett

Lets go James swan! From Elkhorn

3:54
Lunch on @AustinPollak8 tomorrow, folks! Congrats @JohnNemechek on the win in Milwaukee!!
3:54
The command to start engines is given.
3:52
Comment From Craig

Mooresville, NC cheering on Kyle Sheer

3:51
Driver are strapped into their cars on pit road.
3:51
3:51
The World Crown 300 is one of the prestigious Super Late Model events on the Southern Super Series schedule. Last year, Preston Peltier added his name to a winner’s list of who’s won in stock car racing. Past winners include Dick Trickle, Gary Balough, Darrell Waltrip, Rich Bickle, Ronnie Sanders, Chase Elliott and more. Make your plans now to be a part of the 31st Annual event on Saturday, August 9th. Click here for more information.
3:49
Comment From JVan

Good Luck John Hunter.. Clean Sweep !!

3:49
Jeremy Miller will roll off from the pole. (Speed51.com photo)
3:49
Comment From Guest

Cmon JVD Standonner

3:49
ARCA Midwest Tour
Howie Lettow Memorial 150
Starting Lineup

Pos No. Name
1 5 Jeremy Miller
2 9 Mark Kraus
3 42 Chad Finley
4 64 Griffin McGrath
5 75 Chris Weinkauf
6 77 Ross Kenseth
7 5 Johnny Sauter
8 87 Nathan Haseleu
9 91 Ty Majeski
10 51 Erik Jones
11 8 John Hunter Nemechek
12 29 Anderson Bowen
13 43 Matt Kocourek
14 5T Travis Sauter
15 66 Stephen Wallace
16 58 Cardell Potter
17 5W Spencer Wauters
18 12M Nick Murgic
19 99 Tim Sauter
20 76W Jason Weinkauf
21 7 Paul Shafer, Jr
22 77E Jonathan Eilen
23 8V Johnny VanDoorn
24 8K Brent Kirchner
25 36S Kyle Shear
26 97 James Swan
27 2 Joey Mucciacciaro
28 22 Chris Eggleston
29 29N Stephen Nasse
30 75T Joel Theisen
31 5G Will Gallaher
32 63 Gary LaMonte
33 82 Nathan Matz
34 39 Andrew Morrissey
35 14 Austin Nason
36 76J Jerick Johnson
37 27 Travis Rodewald

 

3:49
John Hunter Nemechek looks for the sweep. (Speed51.com photo)
3:48
Comment From Scott Neal

How about JVD in a Lisa Thomas ride !!

3:48
Comment From Guest

Come on VanDerGeest Racing. Merrill is cheering for the Weinkauf Boys……

3:48
Thanks to everyone who is joining our coverage! Make sure to tell us who you are from and who you are cheering for!
3:47
Erik Jones is ready to go. (Speed51.com photo)
3:47
Comment From Guest

go get ’em Eggs

3:47
Comment From Bill from West Salem Wi.

Go Sauters Go

3:46
Crew members make final air pressure adjustments as drivers get strapped in for 150 laps around the Milwaukee Mile.
3:46
Drivers are being told to get into their cars and get strapped in.
3:45
Comment From Kel kel

Good Luck Erik Jones and the KBM team!

3:45
Comment From Jessica

Go Travis Sauter! Bring home the W!

3:44
Comment From Lenny

Go Eggleston and Nasse

3:41
The cars will stage on pit road and then take to the track for the 150-lap event.
3:40
The cars begin to roll onto pit road for the Swiss Colony Howie Lettow Memorial 150 presented by RaceTeamGear.com
3:40
Comment From Jayne

Good Luck to Mark Kraus #9

3:38
John Hunter Nemechek in victory lane. (Speed51.com photo)
3:33
Comment From Donald Pickett

Good job Justin South.

3:31
John Hunter Nemechek with the JEGS win here at Milwaukee. (Speed51.com photo)
3:30
John Hunter Nemechek will be looking to pull off the double as he will be strapping into his Super Late Model for the ARCA Midwest Tour’s Howie Lettow Memorial 150.
3:29
3:29
Anderson Speedway will host the Redbud 300 with a new date in 2014. This year’s Super Late Model ARCA/CRA Super Series event will take place on Saturday, June 14 at the famed quarter-mile high-banked oval in Anderson, Indiana. Last year, Johnny Van Doorn picked up a big win in a star-studded field. Click here for more information.
3:27
Comment From Scott Neal

GREAT coverage !!! Thanks and look forward to the 150.. Congrats to the 8 and also the Van Wieringen teams !!!

3:26
ARCA Fest 100 – Unofficial Results
CRA/JEGS All-Stars Tour

1 John Hunter Nemechek
2 Dominique Van Wieringen
3 Tristan Van Wieringen
4 Anderson Bowen
5 Jeff CAnnon
6 Justin South
7 David McManus
8 Jack Smith
9 Robbie Johnson
10 Phil Bozell
11 Todd Schmitz
12 Garrett Jones
13 Jake Finney
14 Lindsay Katz
15 Jeff Berg
16 Sterling Marlin
17 Dave Gentile
3:26
Nemechek does a quick burnout on the frontstretch and is now doing a polish victory lap.
3:25
CHECKERED FLAG: John Hunter Nemechek wins at The Mile. Dominique Van Weiringen edges younger brother Tristan by 0.016 seconds at the line.
3:24
WHITE FLAG: One more mile for John Hunter Nemechek. Tristan, again, on the inside of Dominque.
3:23
Lap 98: Two laps to go for John Hunter Nemechek.
3:23
Lap 97: Tristan tries the inside going into turn three, but Dominique is getting a good run on the outside.
3:22
Lap 96: Tristan again catches up to big sister as only two years separate them.
3:22
Lap 95: Tristan on the inside again going into one. Dominique gets a good run out of two and gets a car length.
3:21
Lap 94: Bowen is able to clean Bozell, but is now 1.4 second back from the battle for second.
3:21
Lap 94: Nemechek has no lap traffic directly ahead of him.
3:21
Lap 93: Bowen struggles to get around the lap car of Bozell, who is currently tenth.
3:21
Lap 93: Tristan gets a run out of two but Dominique is doing everything she can to keep her younger brother behind her.
3:20
Lap 92: Nemechek’s lead is up to 1.7 second.
3:20
Lap 92: Dominique shuts the door at the line.
3:20
Lap 91: Bowen is fading away from the battle for second. Tristan on the inside of Dominique into one.
3:19
Lap 90: The Van Weiringen siblings and Bowen appear to be catching Nemechek, the lead is down to 1.3 second.
3:18
Lap 88: Dominique Van Wieringen goes by Schmitz and Tristan tries to pass again and is denied.
3:18
Lap 87: Tristan now tries to pass his sister for second and she says no.
3:17
Lap 86: Using Katz as a pick, Tristan goes to third.
3:17
Lap 86 Nemechek catches lap traffic, but maintains a 1.5 second lead.
3:17
Lap 85: Tristan gets a run on Bowen out of four and goes to the inside. Tristan has the edge out of two. But are still side by side.
3:16
Top 10 – Lap 85
1. John Hunter Nemechek
2. Dominique Van Wieringen
3. Anderson Bowen
4. Tristan Van Wieringen
5. Jeff Cannon
6. Justin South
7. David McManus
8. Jack Smith
9. Robbie Johnson
10. Phil Bozell
3:16
Lap 84: Nemechek is coming up on some lap traffic.
3:15
Lap 83: Bowen and Van Wieringen is hoping for a caution as they are not gaining any ground on Nemechek.
3:15
Lap 82: Nemechek is holding on to a 1.8 second lead.
3:14
Lap 80: Tristan gets into Bowen’s left rear bumper out of two and now is inside to battle for third. But Bowen gets a good run in four and gets away from him.
3:14
Lap 81: Cars are single file around the Milwaukee Mile.
3:13
Lap 78: Bowen is doing everything he can to get by Dominique Van Wieringen.
3:13
Lap 78: McManu gets around Smith and takes seventh.
3:13
Lap 77: The battle for seventh head up again as McManus looks inside Justin South. These two have battled for the last 25 laps.
3:13
Lap 77: Tristan can’t complete the pass. Bowen gets third and chases back down Dominique.
3:12
Lap 76: Bowen goes to the outside of Dominque out of turn four…she drives up and shuts the door. Bowen loses momentum and Tristan dives to the inside of Bowen.
3:12
Lap 75: Jones and Bozell continue to battle side by side for a spot in the top ten. Give the spot to Jones this time by.
3:11
Lap 75: Jones and Bozell side by side for tenth.
3:11
Lap 75: 25 to go and the fans are watching a great battle for the second spot.
3:11
Lap 74: Jones peeks inside Bozell for tenth.
3:10
Lap 74: Tristan Van Wieringen peaks to the inside of Bowen going into four, but Bowen shuts the door.
3:10
Lap 72: Smith clears for seventh and now has a two car length lead over McManus.
3:10
Lap 71: Nemechek has a 1.7 second lead.
3:10
Lap 71: Bowen continues to be the middle of the Van Wieringen sandwich.
3:09
Lap 70: McManus pulls alongside Smith again, but Smith slams the door. Johnson right there, he doesn’t know whether to go high or low as Smith and McManus continue to battle for seventh.
3:09
Lap 70: You could put a blanket over second through fourth.
3:08
Lap 68: Bowen gets a good run off of two and inches closer to Dominique Van Wieringen for second. Younger brother Tristan is right there as well.
3:08
Lap 68: Smith and McManus continue to battle.
3:07
Lap 68: McManus and Smith side by side off of turn four with Johnson right behind them.
3:07
Lap 67: Nemechek continues with a 1.3 second lead over Dominique Van Wieringen as she tries to hold off Bowen.
3:07
Lap 67: As McManus and Smith battle, Johnson closes in and there is now a three car battle for seventh.
3:07
Lap 66: Smith gets a good run this time and continues to hold off McManus for seventh.
3:07
Lap 66: Nemechek puts Katz a lap down.
3:06
Lap 65: McManus gets a run on the inside and is side by side wtih Smith.
3:06
Lap 65: Bowen is right on Dominique’s bumper down the frontstretch but Dominique drives it deeper into the corner.
3:06
Lap 65: McManus stalks the 128 of jack Smith. That is for seventh.
3:06
Lap 64: Cannon and South side by side for fifth. Cannon with a good run off of turn two and takes the spot.
3:06
Lap 64: Bowen appears to be looking for a good line around the corners that his car likes as he continues to chase down Dominique Van Wieringen.
3:05
Lap 63: South holds off Cannon, but Cannon ducks inside again through three and four.
3:05
Lap 63: A car length separates Dominique in second with Bowen in third and Tristan Van Wieringen in fourth.
3:05
Lap 62: Good battle for fifth as Jess Cannon takes a peek inside the 43 machine of South.
3:04
Lap 61: Give the spot to Johnson.
3:04
Lap 61: Tristan Van Wieringen joins that battle for second.
3:04
Lap 60: The battle for tenth heats up as Robbie Johnson looks inside Bozell for the spot.
3:04
Lap 60: Bowen Is searching for a way around Dominique Van Wieringen but also being conscious to save his tires.
3:03
Nemechek on the restart. (Speed51.com photo)
3:03
Lap 58: Schmitz and Finney continue their battle for the 11th spot. Schmitz is able to pull side by side through one and two, but loses ground in three and four.
3:03
Lap 59: Bowen gets a good run out of four and tucks up right behind Dominique in one and two.
3:02
Lap 58: Bowen peaks to the inside of Dominique off of turn four but slips back in going into one.
3:02
Lap 57: Smith now with a two car length lead over McManus for seventh.
3:02
Lap 57: Bowen is closing in on Dominique Van Wieringen for second. Tristan is not far behind in fourth.
3:02
Lap 57: Smith slams the door.
3:02
Lap 56: McManus looks inside of Smith for the seventh spot.
3:01
Lap 55: Nemechek leads with Dominique Van Wieringen in second. Bowen in third. Tristan Van Wieringen passes South for fourth.
3:01
Lap 55: Schmitz and Finney are side by side again for 11th. Finney holds the spot for now.
3:00
Lap 54: McManus stalks Smith for seventh.
3:00
Lap 54: Bowen goes to third.
3:00
Lap 53: Jake Finney and Todd Schmitz battle for the 11th spot. They are side by side.
3:00
Lap 53: That battle between Dominique and Bowen catches up to South. Dominique goes to second and Bowen battles South for third.
2:59
Lap 52: Dominique battles with Bowen for the third spot.
2:59
Lap 52: McManus into eighth.
2:59
GREEN FLAG LAP 51: Dominique Van Wieringen was not ready to go when Nemechek hits the gas. Nemechek gets away but brings South and Bowen with him.
2:57
The field doubles up and receives the one to go signal from the flag stand.
2:56
What we had originally reported with Garrett Jones was not the case. A Slow leak in a tire was the problem, not a shock or spring issue.
2:55
Drivers who are the first car one lap down when a caution comes out do receive the ‘lucky dog’ and can get their lap back.
2:54
The 88 machine or Garrett Jones will receive a one lap penalty. He had a right front tire going down and had to change the tire, resulting in the penalty.
2:54
Just a reminder, the caution laps will count up to lap 95. The last five laps will be green.
2:53
2:53
51 TV, a live video streaming broadcast service from Speed51.com, will debut on Saturday, June 14 with the prestigious Stoops Freightliner Redbud 300 at Indiana’s Anderson Speedway. Fans can watch a live pay-per-view video broadcast of the historic ARCA/CRA Super Series event for just $24.99. If you can’t make it to Anderson on June 14, tune in to the multiple-camera production of this classic short track event. 51 TV’s production of the Redbud 300 is just $24.99 and can be purchased beginning Monday, June 9. Click here for more information.
2:53
One minute remaining. The cars are starting to lineup on pit road and will head out shortly for the final 50.
2:51
No, this is not a point race for the CRA/JEGS All-Stars Tour.
2:51
Comment From kenny

is this a points race for the jegs series

2:51
“We’ll see,” said Nemechek on the second half of the race. (Speed51.com photo),
2:49
Five minutes remaining in this break.
2:49
Work continues on Tristan (81) and Dominique (5) Van Wieringen’s cars. (Speed51.com photo)
2:48
The Bowen car gets service. (Speed51.com photo)
2:47
Crew Chief Alex Smith talks to John Hunter Nemechek. (Speed51.com photo)
2:46
The Jones’ crew works on the right front. (Speed51.com photo)
2:46
ARCA Fest 100 Full Field Rundown
CRA/JEGS All-Stars Tour

1 John Hunter Nemechek
2 Dominique Van Wieringen
3 Justin South
4 Tristan Van Wieringen
5 Anderson Bowen
6 Jeff Cannon
7 Phil Bozell
8 Jack Smith
9 Jake Finney
10 David McManus
11 Todd Schmitz
12 Robbie Johnson
13 Garrett Jones
14 Lindsay Katz
15 Jeff Berg
16 Sterling Marlin
17 Dave Gentile
2:46
Mass pit stops. (Speed51.com photo)
2:45
After this race, we will have the ARCA Midwest Tour’s Howie Lettow Memorial 150. 37 cars are ready to take the green flag today for the third annual event.
2:44
The 10-minute break has started.
2:43
2:43
The 2014 Southern Super Series will be decided at the 30th Annual All-American 400 at the Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville. Last year, Daniel Hemric beat out Bubba Pollard for the championship while Chase Elliott hoisted the guitar in victory lane. Who will get the famous guitar and who will be the 2014 SSS champion? Make your plans now to be a part of this memorable event. Click here for more information.
2:43
Garrett Jones was having trouble on the right front before the lap 50. (Speed51.com photo)
2:43
Garrett Jones was telling his crew that something was wrong on the right side of his car. Watch for his crew to give that attention during the break. He is currently 13th.
2:42
We have 50 laps complete with 50 to go. The teams will now come down pit road and will have 10 minutes to make adjustments to their cars, but cannot change tires.
2:41
COMPETITION YELLOW LAP 50
2:40
Lap 49: Nemechek leads Dominique Van Wieringen with South in third and Tristan Van Wieringen in fourth. Bowen sits fifth.
2:40
Lap 48: South gets by Tristan Van Wieringen for third.
2:39
GREEN FLAG LAP 46: Good restart this time into turn one as Nemechek comes out with the lead with Dominque Van Wieringen in second.
2:37
We are five laps from the 10 minute break at lap 50.
2:37
Lap 44: Working our fourth caution after the multi car incident in turn one.

One to go at the line.

2:37
Nose damage to the Berg car. (Speed51.com photo)
2:35
Lap 43: Jeff Berg rolls on pit road as his crew looks at his front bumper. Katz also comes on pit road.
2:34
All cars are able to refire and drive away.
2:34
CAUTION Lap 42: Finney, Johnson, Schmitz and Katz involved in an incident in turn one.
2:33
GREEN FLAG LAP 41: Nemechek gets away from the Van Wieringens. South tries to get on the inside of Dominique but she shuts the door and takes second.
2:32
Rundown – Lap 39
1. John Hunter Nemechek
2. Tristan Van Wieringen
3. Dominique Van Wieringen
4. Anderson Bowen
5. Justin South
6. Garrett Jones
7. Jeff Cannon
8. Phil Bozell
9. David McManus
10. Jack Smith
11. Todd Schmitz
12. Jake Finney
13. Lindsay Katz
14. Robbie Johnson
15. Sterling Marlin
16. Jeff Berg
17. Dave Gentile
2:32
Jack Smith just drove by and it sounds like he has a miss in his engine.
2:32
Katz goes around.(Speed51.com photo)
2:32
Lap 40: Working our third caution. There will be a break at lap 50.
2:31
2:31
The ARCA Midwest Tour will make their annual visit to Grundy County Speedway in Morris, Illinois on Friday, June 20th for the Calypso Lemonade 100. Last year, Jonathan Eilen started 17th and came through the field to pick up the win.
2:30
CAUTION LAP 38: Katz was way up in the marbles as she went into turn one and spun all by herself. Nemechek and the rest of the field were heading into turn one but had enough time to miss her.
2:29
Lap 38: Smith now falls into the clutches of McManus. McManus looks to the high side for tenth.
2:29
Lap 37: Nemechek continues to lead and is approaching the lapped car of Lindsey Katz.
2:28
Lap 35: Bozell clears for eighth and pits three cars lengths between himeself and Smith.
2:28
Lap 34: It appears the rest of the field has settled down around The Mile. Many are watching the battle between Bozell and Smith.
2:28
Lap 34: The battle for eighth continues, Bozell and Smith have battled side by side for three plus laps now.
2:27
Lap 33: Bozell and Smith side by side for eighth.
2:27
Lap 32: Nemechek, Tristan Van Wieringen, Dominique Van Wieringen, Bowen and South are your current top five.
2:27
Action continues as teams watch from the pits. (Speed51.com photo)
2:27
Lap 32: Bozell sizes up Smith and they are side by side for eight.
2:26
Lap 31: Bowen continues his charge to the front and he easily rolls by South going into turn three. Bowen up to fourth.
2:26
Lap 30: Bozell now stalking Smith for the eight spot, he wants it back.
2:26
Lap 30: About one second separates Nemechek from Tristan Van Wieringen and 1.3 seconds separate brother and sister.
2:25
Lap 29: Dominique Van Wieringen gets by South entering turn three to move to third.
2:25
Lap 29: Smith gets around Bozell and takes the eight spot.
2:24
Lap 28: Bowen and Jones side by side for fifth. Give the spot to Bowen.
2:24
Lap 27: Dominique Van Wieringen is challenging South for third.
2:24
Lap 27: Bowen looks inside of the 88 machine again off of turn 4.
2:24
Lap 26: Bowen takes a peek to the inside of Jones, but Jones slams the door.
2:24
Lap 26: Nemechek has a 1.297 second lead over Tristan Van Wieringen.
2:23
Lap 26: Bowen closes in on the top five, he is on the bumper of Garrett Jones.
2:23
Lap 25: Tristan makes an easy pass on South going into three and moves to second.
2:23
Lap 25: Tristan Van Wieringen is catching the bumper of South for second.
2:23
Lap 25: Bozell continues to stalk Smith for that eight spot.
2:22
Lap 24: Give sixth to Bowen.
2:22
Lap 24: Dominique Van Wieringen is on the inside of Jones for fourth and will take the spot out of turn two.
2:22
Lap 24: Bowen inside of Cannon for sixth spot. They are side by side in one and two.
2:22
Lap 23: Bowen closes in on Jeff Cannon for sixth.
2:22
Lap 22: Battle for third as the Van Wieringen’s challenge Jones for third. Tristan moves into the spot while Dominique is stuck behind Jones.
2:22
Lap 22: Bozell holds off the charge this time around.
2:21
Lap 22: Bozell now looks inside Smith for eight.
2:21
Lap 21: Nemechek has a good lead over South with Jones in third and Tristan leading his sister Dominique Van Wieringen.
2:21
Lap 21: Bowen looks inside Jack Smith for the seventh spot. He takes it in turns one and two.
2:20
Lap 20: Bowen inside Bozell for 8th.
2:20
GREEN FLAG LAP 19: Tristan Van Wieringen appears to miss a shift on the restart, he falls back to fourth. Nemechek leads with South now in second and Garrett Jones in third.
2:20
Marlin is out thanks to an oil leak that can’t be fixed.
2:19
Phil Bozell is up to seventh after starting last.
2:18
Lap 18: The field doubles up as we should be back to green shortly.
2:17
Nemechek leading the pack. (Speed51.com photo)
2:17
Lap 17: Still under our second caution. Looks like the day is done for Sterling Marlin as he has climbed out of his #1 machine.
2:17
Rundown after 16 laps:
John Hunter Nemechek
Tristan Van Wieringen
Justin South
Dominique Van Wieringen
Garrett Jones
Jeff Cannon
Phil Bozell
Jack Smith
Anderson Bowen
David McManus
Toss Schmitz
Jake Finney
Lindsay Katz
Robbie Johnson
Sterling Marlin
Jeff Berg
Dave Gentile
2:16
Gentile is ok, but is very frustrated about the incident.
2:16
2:16
Its a new date for the Battle of Berlin 251 at Berlin Raceway in Marne, Michigan. This year’s event will take place on July 18-19 featuring the stars of the ARCA/CRA Super Series and JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour. Last year, Johnny VanDoorn held off Travis Braden to pick up the big win. Click here for more information.
2:15
CAUTION Lap 15: Jeff Berg was slow in turn four and brought out the caution.
2:14
The Gentile car after the early wreck. (Speed51.com photo)
2:14
Lap 15: Slow car in turn four.
2:14
Lap 13: Sterling Marlin is back on pit road and the hood is up.
2:14
Lap 12: Nemechek, South, Tristan Van Wieringen, Dominqiue Van Wieringen, and Jeff Cannon are your top five.
2:13
Lap 12: Bowen catches McManus, looks inside in three and four and takes the ninth spot.
2:13
Lap 11: Nemechek opens up to a 0.694 second lead.
2:13
Lap 10: Bowen looks inside the 1 of Sterling Marlin. Bowen back in the top ten.
2:12
The Bowen and Gentile crews talk about the incident. (Speed51.com photo)
2:12
Lap 10: Nemechek is your new leader with South in second and Tristan Van Wieringen in third.
2:12
Lap 9: Bowen was forced to go to the back, he now looks inside Lindsay Katz and takes the 11th spot.
2:12
Lap 9: Nemechek looks to the inside of South coming off of four. Side by side battle for the lead on the frontstretch. Nemechek goes to the lead out of two.
2:11
Lap 8: David McManus makes a big move on the inside and is up to 8th.
2:11
GREEN FLAG LAP 8: South gets a fun but has Nemechek right on his bumper as they go into one.
2:11
Gentile in the wall as Bowen slowed. (Speed51.com photo)
2:10
Prior to that accident, Nemechek and Bowen were trying to pass Gentile coming down the frontstretch, which cause them to go three wide with Bowen in the middle. Bowen tried to back up but there was contact between Bowen and Gentile causing Gentile to go into the wall.
2:10
we get set to go back to green.
2:09
Marlin also pits. (Speed51.com photo)
2:09
Gentile’s car goes off on the hook.
2:09
Top five after six laps…

1. South
2. Tristan Van Wieringen
3. John Hunter Nemechek
4. Dominique Van Wieingen
5. Jeff Cannon

2:09
Safety crew continue to tend to Gentile’s machine in turn one.
2:09
The Bowen car pits. (Speed51.com photo)
2:08
Marlin, Finney and Bowen all pull own pit road.
2:07
Caution laps are being counted.
2:07
Report is that Gentile took a hard shot into the turn one wall on the driver side. Safety crew is there.
2:06
Bowen stays out on the track, he doesn’t appear to have much, if any, damage.
2:06
Bowen refires and drives away. Gentile is in the turn one wall and safety crew are on their way.
2:06
CAUTION: Bowen and Gentile make contact in turn one, both are up in the turn one wall.
2:05
Lap 4: Phil Bozell looks inside David McManus to crack the top ten
2:05
Lap 4: Tristan Van Wieringen goes to the inside of Gentile out of turn two to battle for second.
2:05
Lap 3: Bowen is fourth with Nemechek right behind him in fifth. Dominique Van Wieringen settles in sixth.
2:04
Lap 2: Nemecheck into fifth. He sets his sight on Anderson Bowen in fourth.
2:04
Lap 2: South leads with Gentile in second and Tristan Van Wieringen in third. Anderson Bowen is fourth.
2:04
Lap 1: John Hunter Nemecheck inside Dominique Van Wieringen for fifth.
2:04
GREEN FLAG: South and Gentile go into turn one side by side, but South comes out with the lead out of turn two.
2:03
One to go at the line. The inside row has moved up after Bozell goes to the rear. Justin South will be on the pole. Jack Smith will also go to the rear after making a pit stop.
2:02
Caution laps will count in the CRA/JEGS All-Stars Tour race. The last five laps, however, will be run under green flag conditions.
2:01
Phil Bozell is scheduled to start on the pole but will go to the rear of the field. After qualifying, they noticed they had a tire going flat and had to make a change. Since this is an impound race for the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour, he had to pull his car out of line and will go to the rear.
2:01
Fans wave to the drivers as they roll down the front stretch.
1:59
The field is rolling on their first pace lap.  
1:59
JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour
ARCA Fest 100
Starting lineup

Pos No. Name
1 04 Phil Bozell
2 6 Dave Gentile
3 43 Justin South
4 5 Dominique Van Wieringen
5 81 Tristan Van Wieringen
6 8 John Hunter Nemechek
7 29 Anderson Bowen
8 88 Garrett Jones
9 33 Jeff Cannon
10 21 Robbie Johnson
11 28 Jake Finney
12 128 Jack Smith
13 7 David McManus
14 67 Todd Schmitz
15 27 Jeff Berg
16 104 Lindsey Katz
17 1 Sterling Marlin

 

1:57
Comment From Steve Dawg

Good luck David the Juice Mcmanus

1:57
Comment From [email protected]

Cheering for John Hunter from Thomasville, NC while watching the NASCAR race at Pocono!

1:57
The command has been given and the engines have been fired for the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour ARCA Fest 100.
1:57
JEGS field about to roll off. (Speed51.com photo)
1:55
1:55
The NASCAR K&N Pro Series East will make their second straight appearance to 5 Flags Speedway on Friday, June 13th. Last year, Ben Kennedy won the inaugural event at the home of the Snowball Derby over Gray Gaulding. Click here for more information.
1:54
The invocation and national anthem is complete. We are about ready to go racing at “America’s Legendary Oval.”
1:53
The JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour drivers are strapping in the cars as they will be up first with their 100-lap event. The Howie Lettow Memorial 150 will be right after that.
1:50
Midwest Tour Live Powered by Speed51.com is the only place providing live coverage of ARCA Fest 2014. Sorry there is no radio coverage this year.
1:49
Today’s race is in honor of legendary crew chief Howie Lettow, who we sadly lost in 2010 after a battle with cancer. Please take a look at this archived story onSpeed51.com to learn more about his who he mentored through his career. One driver includes, six-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion Jimmie Johnson.

http://www.speed51archives….

1:49
There will just be live updates this year.
1:49
Comment From Guest

Is there an audio broadcast this year or just the live updates?

1:49
Comment From Donald Pickett

Good luck to Justin South in the pro late model race today. #43 Alabama Brick

1:47
The JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour drivers are climbing into their cars.
1:43
1:43
It will be the richest Super Late Model race in the Northwest this year. Evergreen Speedway’s Summer Showdown will pay $20,000 to the winner of the 200-lap event on Saturday, June 28th. The famous Monroe, Washington track will host over 50 Super Late Models looking to take home a big check. Make your plans now to join Grand Marshal Hershel McGriff and the star studded field. Click here for more information.
1:43
Driver introductions are complete. The JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour drivers are heading to their cars.
1:43
@RossKenseth waves to the crowd during driver introductions for the #Lettow150 at@savethemile#ARCAfest pic.twitter.com/Fe1VqhKqoi
1:42
Comment From WI girl

Good luck to Travis Sauter-would love to see his luck turn around today!

1:42
Comment From Brian

Good Luck to Ty Majeski. Make it 2 in a row!!!

1:42
Comment From Alexis

Good luck to Paul Shafer Jr and #7 crew. Cheering you on from the Square

1:40
Comment From Jamie Ryder

Good luck to Phil Bozell and Lindsey Katz ….

1:39
Erik Jones. (Speed51.com photo)
1:39
It is a great day for racing at The Milwaukee Mile. Clear skies and temps in the high 60’s.
1:35
Driver intros for the Howie Lettow Memorial 150 are now underway.
1:33
Comment From Mike

Good luck to Dave Gentile Jr and the crew of the #6

1:30
Comment From Robert Sharp

Good luck today 97 James Swan and team. We will be cheering you on from Slinger Super Speedway. Bring home the trophy!

1:29
We are about a half hour away from the green flag for the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour ARCA Fest 100.
1:29
1:29
51 TV, a live video streaming broadcast service from Speed51.com, will debut on Saturday, June 14 with the prestigious Stoops Freightliner Redbud 300 at Indiana’s Anderson Speedway. Fans can watch a live pay-per-view video broadcast of the historic ARCA/CRA Super Series event for just $24.99. If you can’t make it to Anderson on June 14, tune in to the multiple-camera production of this classic short track event. 51 TV’s production of the Redbud 300 is just $24.99 and can be purchased beginning Monday, June 9. Click here for more information.
1:22
Driver intros. (Speed51.com photo)
1:19
Driver introductions are underway with the field introducing the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour field first.
1:12
Drivers start to gather for intros. (Speed51.com photo)
1:11
Pre-race entertainment on pit road by our great military. (Speed51.com photo)
1:07
1:07
The ARCA Midwest Tour will make their annual visit to Grundy County Speedway in Morris, Illinois on Friday, June 20th for the Calypso Lemonade 100. Last year, Jonathan Eilen started 17th and came through the field to pick up the win.
1:07
Comment From Scott Neal

Thanks for the line ups !!! Have fun boys !! my picks are Bowen in Pro late race and Kenseth in super lates… come on Ross !!!

1:07
Pre-Race Ceremonies are about to get underway on the frontstretch. The JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour field is lining up on pit road.
12:58
12:58
The Bright House Challenge Series returns to New Smyrna Speedway in New Smyrna Beach, Florida on Thursday, July 3rd for the Clyde Hart Memorial 125. Joe Boyd and Jesse Dutilly are locked into a tight points battle as only eight points separate the two. Will fireworks fly on the night before Independence Day? Find out on July 3rd. Click here for more information.
12:54
Kyle Shear and Ross Kenseth chat before driver intros. (Speed51.com photo)
12:53
Five is a popular number today as there are five of the fives in the field. (Speed51.com photo)
12:51
JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour
ARCA Fest 100
Starting Lineup

Pos No. Name
1 04 Phil Bozell
2 6 Dave Gentile
3 43 Justin South
4 5 Dominique Van Wieringen
5 81 Tristan Van Wieringen
6 8 John Hunter Nemechek
7 29 Anderson Bowen
8 88 Garrett Jones
9 33 Jeff Cannon
10 21 Robbie Johnson
11 28 Jake Finney
12 128 Jack Smith
13 7 David McManus
14 67 Todd Schmitz
15 27 Jeff Berg
16 104 Lindsey Katz
17 1 Sterling Marlin

 

12:51
I little chicken cooking in the Wauters team pit. (Speed51.com photo)
12:45
ARCA Midwest Tour
Howie Lettow Memorial 150
Starting Lineup

Pos No. Name
1 5 Jeremy Miller
2 9 Mark Kraus
3 42 Chad Finley
4 64 Griffin McGrath
5 75 Chris Weinkauf
6 77 Ross Kenseth
7 5 Johnny Sauter
8 87 Nathan Haseleu
9 91 Ty Majeski
10 51 Erik Jones
11 8 John Hunter Nemechek
12 29 Anderson Bowen
13 43 Matt Kocourek
14 5T Travis Sauter
15 66 Stephen Wallace
16 58 Cardell Potter
17 5W Spencer Wauters
18 12M Nick Murgic
19 99 Tim Sauter
20 76W Jason Weinkauf
21 7 Paul Shafer, Jr
22 77E Jonathan Eilen
23 8V Johnny VanDoorn
24 8K Brent Kirchner
25 36S Kyle Shear
26 97 James Swan
27 2 Joey Mucciacciaro
28 22 Chris Eggleston
29 29N Stephen Nasse
30 75T Joel Theisen
31 5G Will Gallaher
32 63 Gary LaMonte
33 82 Nathan Matz
34 39 Andrew Morrissey
35 14 Austin Nason
36 76J Jerick Johnson
37 27 Travis Rodewald

 

12:41
The invert for the Howie Lettow Memorial 150 is 12. That will put Jeremy Miller and Mark Kraus on the front row.
12:39
Some Midwest Tour teams make adjustments. (Speed51.com photo)
12:36
Phil Bozell had a flat tire and pulled out of impound giving up the pole. Justin South will now start p1.
12:34
The JEGS field is assembled. (Speed51.com photo)
11:37
We are going to take a quick break and fuel ourselves up and get ready to provide exclusive Midwest Tour Live Powered by Speed51.com coverage of today’s ARCA Midwest Tour’s Howie Lettow Memorial 150 and the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour 100 here at The Milwaukee Mile.

 

Thank you for joining us today.

11:35
11:35
Matt Kenseth returns to his home track on Tuesday, June 17th for a special night of racing at Wisconsin’s Fastest Half-Mile oval. The 1994 track champion will be a part of a 100-lap Super Late Model event. Get your tickets now for this special event. Click here for more information.
11:35
Here is the remaining schedule for today.  We have clear skies with temps in the high 60’s today. Great day to join us at The Milwaukee Mile and see this race in person.

1:00PM Opening Ceremonies Festivities Begin
Driver Intros JEGS All Stars
Driver Intros ARCAMT
1:45PM Cross over gate closes
2:00PM Start Your Engines JEGS All Stars 100 100 Laps
Break at Lap 50 – 10 Mins
3:30PM Start Your Engines Howie Lettow 150 150 Laps
11:33
ARCA Midwest Tour
Howie Lettow Memorial 150
Qualifying Results

Pos No. Name Best Tm Best Speed
1 29B Anderson Bowen 28.528 126.192
2 8N John Hunter Nemechek 28.583 125.949
3 51 Erik Jones 28.611 125.826
4 91 Ty Majeski 28.736 125.278
5 87 Nathan Haseleu 28.835 124.848
6 5J Johnny Sauter 28.853 124.77
7 77K Ross Kenseth 28.863 124.727
8 75W Chris Weinkauf 28.87 124.697
9 64 Griffin McGrath 28.946 124.37
10 42 Chad Finley 28.953 124.339
11 9 Mark Kraus 28.967 124.279
12 5M Jeremy Miller 28.983 124.211
13 43 Matt Kocourek 28.987 124.194
14 5T Travis Sauter 29.013 124.082
15 66 Stephen Wallace 29.023 124.04
16 58 Cardell Potter 29.035 123.988
17 5W Spencer Wauters 29.041 123.963
18 12M Nick Murgic 29.047 123.937
19 99 Tim Sauter 29.075 123.818
20 76W Jason Weinkauf 29.083 123.784
21 7 Paul Shafer, Jr 29.084 123.779
22 77E Jonathan Eilen 29.14 123.542
23 8V Johnny VanDoorn 29.148 123.508
24 8K Brent Kirchner 29.185 123.351
25 36S Kyle Shear 29.254 123.06
26 97 James Swan 29.295 122.888
27 2 Joey Mucciacciaro 29.307 122.838
28 22 Chris Eggleston 29.32 122.783
29 29N Stephen Nasse 29.322 122.775
30 75T Joel Theisen 29.379 122.537
31 5G Will Gallaher 29.434 122.308
32 63 Gary LaMonte 29.523 121.939
33 82 Nathan Matz 29.531 121.906
34 39 Andrew Morrissey 29.635 121.478
35 14 Austin Nason 29.638 121.466
36 76J Jerick Johnson 29.976 120.096
37 27 Travis Rodewald no time no time
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We will post a full rundown shortly.

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