12:00
This will conclude our coverage of the 35th Annual SUPERSEAL Slinger Nationals. Thank you for joining us and again congratulations to Chris Wimmer.
11:31
Wimmer in victory lane. (Speed51.com photo)
11:13
Slinger Nationals
Unofficial Results

1 52 Chris Wimmer
2 8 Matt Kenseth
3 5 Casey Johnson
4 92 Conrad Morgan
5 99 Dalton Zehr
6 16 Steve Apel
7 39 Andrew Morrissey
8 2 Lowell Bennett
9 87 Nathan Haseleu
10 6 Austin Luedtke
11 89 Brad Mueller
12 10 Steve Dorer
13 35 Travis Dassow
14 76 Brian Johnson Jr.
15 98 Rob Braun
16 9 Tim Lampman
17 22 Dennis Prunty
18 2 Michael Bilderback
19 77 Ross Kenseth
20 89 Mike Egan
21 9 Braison Bennett
22 7 John DeAngelis
23 97 James Swan
24 03 Paige Decker
11:09
Chris Wimmer holds off Matt Kenseth to win the Slinger Nationals.
6:33
6:32
We will now be stopping our Trackside Now coverage as we are about to start the Pay-Per-View.
6:19
In less than 15 minutes, we will discontinue our Trackside Now coverage. We will not be providing any updates during the PPV broadcast on here. Now is the time to order tonight’s broadcast. http://speed51.com/51livetv…
6:13
6:13
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6:12
He will have to start at the back of the consolation race.
6:12
Comment From Todd

What will be the situation with Lowell now? Does he have to race his way in?

5:55
Just a reminder…when we start our 51 TV Live Pay-Per-View Broadcast, we will be stopping our Trackside Now coverage. The only way to get this live is through the PPV. You can still order it now.
5:53
5:53
It’s not too late! You can still order the Slinger Nationals PPV today!!! Speed 51 will present live Pay Per View coverage of the 35th Annual SUPERSEAL Slinger Nationals on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 from the high banked Slinger Super Speedway in Slinger, Wisconsin. This is a must see event with a 199-lap feature featuring some of the best Super Late Model drivers including six-time Slinger Nationals winner Matt Kenseth. Order it today for the advance price of $19.99. There is a 150-mile blackout area around the track for this event. Click here to order it today.
5:53
Late Models
Qualifying Results – Top Five

1. Gregg Pawelski 12.486
2. Ricky Heinan 12.518
3. Zack Riddle 12.551
4. Danny Church 12.500
5. Jack Stern 12.566

5:51
Midwest Truck Series
Qualifiying Results – Top Five

1. Camden Murphy 11.964
2. Ryan Gutknecht 12.070
3. John Beale 12.124
4. Kurt Kleven 12.137
5. Michael Raskovic 12.151

5:46
TECH UPDATE: Lowell Bennett failed post qualifying tech due to a carb issue. Brad “JJ” Mueller’s car has been summoned to the tech area since he was the 13th qualifier.
5:43
Gregg Palewski was the fast qualifier for the Late Models with a time of 12.486.
5:41
Provisionals won’t be announced until after the last chance.
5:41
Comment From Mel

Which drivers are eligible for a provisional?

5:40
Comment From fran nsb fl.

steve dorer you need to win this one for the florida boys.

5:34
Comment From JonesRacing

Way to go ANDREW! Keep up the good work and bring it home tonight!

5:34
12 from time, four from a qualifying race, 2 from last chance and four provisionals. Sponsor has the option of adding two more.
5:26
The parking lot is already jam packed with patrons. (Speed51.com photo)
5:24
5:24
Just a reminder that when we start the Pay-Per-View at 6:30pm CDT, we will stop with our Trackside Now until after the PPV. Now is a good time to order tonight’s PPV.
5:22
Comment From Packer Backer

Go Matt & Ross do all us cheeseheads proud. Wisco racing is tops in my book.

5:22
It will pay $999 to start and $9999 to win. 22 cars will start.
5:22
Comment From fran nsb fl.

what is the purse for this event.

5:22
Camden Murphy is the fast qualifier for tonight’s Midwest Truck Series with a time of 11.964.
5:17
Slinger Nationals
Qualifying Results

1 39 Andrew Morrissey 11.257
2 7 John DeAngelis 11.313
3 52 Chris Wimmer 11.344
4 10 Steve Dorer 11.356
5 6 Austin Luedtke 11.361
6 16 Steve Apel 11.361
7 8 Matt Kenseth 11.367
8 35 Travis Dassow 11.367
9 2 Lowell Bennett 11.371
10 2 Michael Bilderback 11.378
11 5 Casey Johnson 11.38
12 22 Dennis Prunty 11.389
13 89 Brad Mueller 11.393
14 9 Tim Lampman 11.4
15 87 Nathan Haseleu 11.403
16 77 Ross Kenseth 11.42
17 76 Brian Johnson Jr. 11.426
18 92 Conrad Morgan 11.439
19 99 Dalton Zehr 11.457
20 9 Braison Bennett 11.466
21 38 Nick Wagner 11.487
22 97 James Swan 11.488
23 48 Brad Keith 11.495
24 98 Rob Braun 11.499
25 91 Ty Majeski 11.503
26 0 Ryan DeStefano 11.51
27 17 Dale Prunty 11.517
28 43 Matt Kocourek 11.522
29 36 Kyle Shear 11.531
30 89 Mike Egan 11.564
31 03 Paige Decker 11.572
32 26 Chris Blawat 11.574
33 3 Tom Hromadka 11.63
34 66 Dave McCardle 11.643
35 89 Ryan Farrell 11.644
36 11 Race McComb 11.662
37 61 Jerry Eckhardt 11.683
38 18 Robert Maynor 11.716
39 38 Jeff Holtz 11.737
40 21 Corey Funk 11.884
41 80 Nick Ostberg 12.611
42 04 Natalie Decker 19.566
5:11
The top twelve go through post qualifying tech. (speed51.com photo)
5:06
Comment From D

Rooting for #85 Camden Murphy and #6 Austin Luedtke!! Go get em!

5:05
We will have a full rundown shortly.
5:05
Top 12 locked in…

1. Andrew Morrissey 11.257
2. John DeAngelis 11.313
3. Chris Wimmer 11.344
4. Austin Luedtke 11.345
5. Steve Dorer 11.356
6. Steve Apel 11.361
7. Matt Kenseth 11.366
8. Travis Dassow 11.367
9. Lowell Bennett 11.371
10. Michael Bilderback 11.378
11. Casey Johnson 11.380
12. Dennis Prunty 11.389

5:03
Andrew Morrissey is tonight’s fast qualifier for the SUPERSEAL Slinger Nationals.
5:03
21 – Corey Funk
Lap 1: 12.192
Lap 2: 11.947
Lap 3: 11.884
Best: 11.884
5:02
52 – Chris Wimmer
Lap 1: 11.578
Lap 2: 11.444
Lap 3: 11.344
Best: 11.344 (P3)
5:01
48 – Brad Keith
Lap 1: 11.591
Lap 2: 11.520
Lap 3: 11.495
Best: 11.495
5:00
Mueller is on the bubble with an 11.393.
5:00
43 – Matt Kocourek
Lap 1: 11.572
Lap 2: 11.522
Spins going into one on his final lap.
Best: 11.522
4:59
89 – Ryan Farrell
Lap 1: 11.821
Lap 2: 11.644
Lap 3: 11.646
Best: 11.644
4:58
39 – Andrew Morrissey
Lap 1: 11.466
Lap 2: 11.371
Lap 3: 11.257
Best: 11.257 (P1)
4:57
38 – Jeff Holtz
Lap 1: 11.988
Lap 2: 11.796
Lap 3: 11.737
Best: 11.737
4:57
4:57
It’s not too late! You can still order the Slinger Nationals PPV today!!! Speed 51 will present live Pay Per View coverage of the 35th Annual SUPERSEAL Slinger Nationals on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 from the high banked Slinger Super Speedway in Slinger, Wisconsin. This is a must see event with a 199-lap feature featuring some of the best Super Late Model drivers including six-time Slinger Nationals winner Matt Kenseth. Order it today for the advance price of $19.99. There is a 150-mile blackout area around the track for this event. Click here to order it today.
4:56
Tim Lampman is on the bubble with a 11.400. Top 12 are locked in.
4:56
36 – Kyle Shear
Lap 1: 11.731
Lap 2: 11.531
Lap 3: 11.532
Best: 11.531
4:55
38 – Nick Wagner
Best: 11.487
4:54
35 – Travis Dassow
Lap 1: 11.489
Lap 2: 11.381
Lap 3: 11.367
Best: 11.367 (P6)
4:54
26 – Chris Blawat
Best: 11.574
4:53
22 – Dennis Prunty
Best: 11.389
4:52
18 – Robert Maynor
Best: 11.716
4:52
17 – Dale Prunty
Best: 11.517
4:51
16 – Steve Apel
Lap 1: 11.597
Lap 2: 11.421
Lap 3: 11.361
Best: 11.420
4:50
11 – Race McComb
Best: 11.713
4:49
10 – Steve Dorer
Lap 1: 11.618
Lap 2: 11.411
Lap 3: 11.356
Best: 11.356 (P3)
4:47
So far, John DeAngelis holds down the fast time with a 11.313.
4:47
5 – Casey Johnson
Lap 1: 11.500
Lap 2: 11.416
Lap 3: 11.380
Best: 11.380 (P6)
4:46
0 – Ryan DeStefano
Lap 1: 11.826
Lap 2: 11.551
Lap 3: 11.510
Best: 11.510
4:46
77 – Ross Kenseth
Lap 1: 11.630
Lap 2: 11.497
Lap 3: 11.420
Best: 11.420 (P9)
4:45
9 – Tim Lampman
Lap 1: 11.555
Lap 2: 11.429
Lap 3: 11.400
Best: 11.400 (P7)
4:44
9 – Braison Bennett
Lap 1: 11.659
Lap 2: 11.475
Lap 3: 11.466
Best: 11.466
4:43
8 – Matt Kenseth
Lap 1: 11.535
Lap 2: 11.420
Lap 3: 11.366
Best: 11.366 (P3)
4:43
7 – John DeAngelis
Lap 1: 11.649
Lap 2: 11.327
Lap 3: 11.313
Best: 11.313
4:42
6 – Austin Luedtke
Lap 1: 11.609
Lap 2: 11.470
Lap 3: 11.345
Best: 11.345 (P1)
4:41
2 – Michael Bilderback
Lap 1: 11.439
Lap 2: 11.447
Lap 3: 11.378
Best: 11.378 (P2)
4:41
03 – Paige Decker
Lap 1: 11.776
Lap 2: 11.621
Lap 3: 11.572
Best: 11.572
4:40
3 – Tommy Hromadka
Lap 1: 11.890
Lap 2: 11.715
Lap 3: 11.630
Best: 11.630
4:39
Steve Apel waits to go through tech. (Speed51.com photo)
4:39
97 – James Swan
Lap 1: 11.629
Lap 2: 11.509
Lap 3: 11.488
Best: 11.488
4:38
2 – Lowell Bennett
Lap 1: 11.516
Lap 2: 11.371
Lap 3: 11.531
Best: 11.371 (P1)
4:38
Ross Kenseth is ready. (Speed51.com photo)
4:38
99 – Dalton Zehr
Lap 1: 11.585
Lap 2: 11.516
Lap 3: 11.457
Best: 11.457
4:37
Matt Kenseth heads to the qualifying line. (Speed51.com photo)
4:37
98 – Rob Braun
Lap 1: 11.725
Lap 2: 11.508
Lap 3: 11.499
Best: 11.499
4:36
92 – Conrad Morgan
Lap 1: 11.784
Lap 2: 11.463
Lap 3: 11.439
Best: 11.439 (P4)
4:35
91 – Ty Majeski
Lap 1: 11.614
Lap 2: 11.503
Lap 3: 11.510
Best: 11.503
4:35
89 – Brad “JJ” Mueller
Lap 1: 11.664
Lap 2: 11.508
Lap 3: 11.393
Best: 11.393 (P1)
4:34
87 – Nathan Haseleu
Lap 1: 11.593
Lap 2: 11.581
Lap 3: 11.403
Best: 11.403 (P1)
4:33
89 – Mike Egan
Lap 1: 11.706
Lap 2: 11.564
Lap 3: 11.564
Best: 11.564
4:32
76 – Brian Johnson Jr.
Lap 1: 11.584
Lap 2: 11.470
Lap 3: 11.426
Best: 11.426 (P1)
4:32
80 – Nick Ostberg
Lap 1: 12.816
Lap 2: 12.620
Lap 3: 12.611
Best: 12.611
4:31
66 – Dave McCardle
Lap 1: 12.358
Lap 2: 11.757
Lap 3: 11.643
Best: 11.643
4:30
61 – Jerry Eckhardt
Lap 1: 11.907
Lap 2: 11.735
Lap 3: 11.683
Best: 11.683
4:29
Cars roll through pre-qualifying tech. (Speed51.com photo)
4:29
Qualifying is underway for the Super Lates.
4:27
Lowell Bennett clears the tech line. (Speed51.com photo)
4:23
That is correct
4:23
Comment From Todd

I believe Tony set that record right after the tracked was repaved.

4:23
Comment From fans of drivers

Good luck to Natalie Decker and Chris Wimmer!

4:23
Comment From Dave B

GOOD LUCK #85 Camden Murphy in Midwest Truck Series…. From your friends at MOD

4:16
The track record for the Super Late Models is 11.095 that was set 20 years ago by Tony Strupp.
4:08
Comment From 52 Fan

Good Luck Chris Wimmer & Team!!! Cheering for you back home!!!

4:06
Top Five in the scuff…

1. Andrew Morrissey 11.347
2. Travis Dassow 11.389
3. Lowell Bennett 11.434
4. Dennis Prunty 11.474
5. John DeAngelis 11.483

4:05
Rob Braun is ready for qualifying. (Speed51.com photo)
4:04
Jerry Wood is always tough to beat in the Midwest Truck Tour. (Speed51.com photo)
4:03
4:03
It’s not too late! You can still order the Slinger Nationals PPV today!!! Speed 51 will present live Pay Per View coverage of the 35th Annual SUPERSEAL Slinger Nationals on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 from the high banked Slinger Super Speedway in Slinger, Wisconsin. This is a must see event with a 199-lap feature featuring some of the best Super Late Model drivers including six-time Slinger Nationals winner Matt Kenseth. Order it today for the advance price of $19.99. There is a 150-mile blackout area around the track for this event. Click here to order it today.
3:59
Lowell Bennett, Braison Bennett, James Swan, Brian Johnson Jr., Travis Dassow, Race McComb, and Paige Decker are now out.
3:57
Natalie Decker is excited about her first Slinger Nationals. (Speed51.com photo)
3:55
Kocourek gets going after his spin. (Speed51.com photo)
3:53
CAUTION: Kocourek spins in two. Re-fires and keeps going.
3:53
Kyle Shear, Casey Johnson, Rob Braun, Ryan Farrell, Ross Kenseth, Dennis Prunty, Matt Kocourek, and Tim Lampman are in this group.

Andrew Morrissey has a fast lap of 11.347.

3:52
Work being done to Alex Prunty\’s Late Model. (Speed51.com photo)
3:51
Swan, Morrissey, Blawat, Johnson Jr. and DeStefano were out.
3:50
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3:50
Comment From dan

What was the qualifying number for today?

3:49
A plethora of Super Late Models wait to head out for the scuff session. (Speed51.com photo)
3:48
Travis Dassow, Ty Majeski, John DeAngelis, Claire Decker, Brian Holtz, and Mike Egan are out first.
3:47
The Super Lates are now out for a scuff session. Looking at qualifying as close to 4pm as they can.
3:46
Camden Murphy is the fastest with a time of 12.179 for the trucks. 11 trucks were out that session.
3:46
More trucks rolling out. (Speed51.com photo)
3:44
The Chicago Blackhawks are a popular team in the Wisconsin area. (Speed51.com photo)
3:44
Trucks head back out for practice. (Speed51.com photo)
3:43
The track is back out for a quick session and then the Super Lates will have a scuff session.
3:41
Steve Dorer explains what he wants to do when he gets back out for the scuff session. (Speed51.com photo)
3:40
Michael Raskovic climbs back in his truck. (Speed51.com photo)
3:35
Conrad Morgan relaxes while waiting for the track to dry. (Speed51.com photo)
3:35
Camden Murphy waits to get back on track. (Speed51.com photo)
3:34
Track drying efforts are back under way. (Speed51.com photo)
3:33
3:33
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3:33
We are seeing some dry spots in the track. Qualifying is scheduled to begin at 4:00pm here at Slinger Super Speedway.
3:28
The safety crew is out to help dry off the track.
3:22
Yes
3:22
Comment From Guest

will the time trials be on here

3:20
The rain has stopped and the track is drying.
3:19
Just a reminder that when our Pay-Per-View starts at 6:30pm CDT tonight, we will stop our Trackside Now coverage until after the PPV is done. The PPV will be the only place where we are providing live coverage tonight. Order it now!
3:16
3:14
It appears this low pressure system is moving to the east and hopefully it will clear out the rain.
3:13
And…another pop up shower has come over the track.
3:13
Top five in Late Models so far…

1. Alex Prunty 12.649
2. Danny Church 12.662
3. Ricky Heinan 12.717
4. Zack Riddle 12.721
5. Gregg Pawelski 12.744

3:11
Dan Church goes to P2 wit ha 12.662.
3:09
Prunty has a fast lap so far with a 12.649.
3:08
Alex Prunty, Zack Riddle, Al Stippich, Jack Stern, Grant Griesbach, Tyler Schley, and Hunter Drefahl are currently on track.
3:07
3:07
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3:04
The Late Models are now out on the track for a practice session.
3:01
The drivers meeting has ended. We are waiting to see if there will be any more adjustments to the schedule.
2:57
Five Star Race Car Bodies will be providing product certificates for the three divisions racing today. $250 for a Super Late Model, $150 for the Late Model and $50 for the Trucks.
2:45
They have called the drivers meeting early. We have a person there to provide any updates.
2:39
2:38
Comment From 52 Fan

Go Chris Wimmer, you deserve a win!

2:34
The rain has stopped and the sun is back out over Slinger Super Speedway and the track is drying.
2:32
Comment From Guest

Lowell Bennett will be one to watch

2:32
Comment From Guest

BENNETT FAMLY VERY EXCITED TO WATCH LOWELL AND BRASON ON PPV THANKS SPEED 51

2:27
Thanks Lumpy
2:27
Comment From Lumpy

The weather report looks like might have some showers now and then. But after 6 looks clear and ready for racing. See you guys shortly. The Slinger Nationals one of the BIG Super Late Model events in Wisconsin. Good luck to all!

2:24
2:24
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2:23
We are still at a stand still as we wait for a small shower to pass over the track.
2:19
Practice has come to a stop as we have another pop up shower over the track.
2:18
Comment From Jeff Shrewsberry

Do work Shear

2:17
Kyle Shear, Ross Kenseth and Brad “JJ” Mueller are the only three on the track currently.

Andrew Morrissey goes to P2 with an 11.408.

2:15
McCardle, Majeski, Morgan, Swan and Bilderback are currently out on the track.

Chris Wimmer has increased his fast time to 11.350.

2:14
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2:05
Wimmer continues at the top with Haseleu in second and Keith in third. Egan is fourth and DeAngelis in fifth. Kenseth is sixth with Johnson in seventh. Kocourek is eighth and Zehr is ninth. Ross Kenseth rounds out the top ten.
2:01
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2:01
2:01
Only change to the top five, Mike Egan jumped to fourth quick with a time of 11.475 and John DeAngelis is fifth with a 11.490. Wimmer, Haseleu and Keith continue as your top three. Kenseth is sixth.
1:55
Comment From Shawn

Is Al Schill racing tonight?

1:55
No…sadly he is not.
1:53
Conrad Morgan, Brad “JJ” Mueller, Ty Majeski, Rob Braun, Michael Bilderback, Tommy Hromadka, and Brian Johnson Jr. are currently on the track.
1:51
Top five so far…

1. Chris Wimmer 11.350
2. Nathan Haseleu 11.416
3. Brad Keith 11.442
4. John DeAngelis 11.490
5. Matt Kenseth 11.491

1:47
Just a reminder that Speed51.com will not have Trackside Now coverage of the 35th Annual SUPERSEAL Slinger Nationals when the PPV starts at 6:30pm CDT. later today.
1:44
1:44
It’s not too late! You can still order the Slinger Nationals PPV today!!! Speed 51 will present live Pay Per View coverage of the 35th Annual SUPERSEAL Slinger Nationals on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 from the high banked Slinger Super Speedway in Slinger, Wisconsin. This is a must see event with a 199-lap feature featuring some of the best Super Late Model drivers including six-time Slinger Nationals winner Matt Kenseth. Order it today for the advance price of $19.99. There is a 150-mile blackout area around the track for this event. Click here to order it today.
1:43
They didn’t reset the practice times from earlier. Still showing Chris Wimmer with the fastest lap of the day so far with a 11.410.
1:40
Super Lates are back out. Apel, Kenseth, McCardle and Holtz are the first four cars out.
1:37
Steve Apel\’s mean machine. (Speed51.com photo)
1:30
1:30
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1:29
Jerry Wood is the fastest with a 12.222 so far in the Midwest Truck Series. John Beale is second quick with a 12.307 and Ryan Gutknecht is third with a 12.727.
1:27
This is a Pathfinder that Ross has driven the last couple of years. The plan is to run it tonight and sell it after the Nationals.
1:27
Comment From Guest

Does Matt Kenseth still run with pathfinder or is his car one of Ross’s?

1:26
The Midwest Truck Series are out now for practice.
1:23
Alex Prunty was the fastest in the first practice for the Late Models with a 12.684.

2. Jack Stern 12.749
3. Dan Church 12.769
4. Ricky Heinan 12.802
5. Stephen Scheel 12.832

1:17
1:17
Comment From Gary

Thanks for the coverage. Cheering on Steve Dorer. Hope he can top his great fifth place finish In 2013.

1:16
SUPERSEAL Slinger Nationals
First Practice Times

1 52 Chris Wimmer 11.41
2 87 Nathan Haseleu 11.416
3 48 Brad Keith 11.442
4 7 John DeAngelis 11.49
5 43 Matt Kocourek 11.502
6 2 Lowell Bennett 11.526
7 39 Andrew Morrissey 11.545
8 10 Steve Dorer 11.553
9 89 Brad Mueller 11.559
10 8 Matt Kenseth 11.57
11 35 Travis Dassow 11.578
12 89 Ryan Farrell 11.602
13 76 Brian Johnson Jr. 11.607
14 5 Casey Johnson 11.617
15 2 Michael Bilderback 11.653
16 89 Mike Egan 11.662
17 04 Natalie Decker 11.665
18 6 Austin Luedtke 11.679
19 99 Dalton Zehr 11.689
20 9 Tim Lampman 11.698
21 16 Steve Apel 11.71
22 22 Dennis Prunty 11.713
23 92 Conrad Morgan 11.722
24 66 Dave McCardle 11.724
25 17 Dale Prunty 11.732
26 9 Braison Bennett 11.744
27 91 Ty Majeski 11.745
28 0 Ryan DeStefano 11.78
29 18 Robert Maynor 11.795
30 97 James Swan 11.801
31 98 Rob Braun 11.801
32 38 Nick Wagner 11.822
33 38 Jeff Holtz 11.844
34 26 Chris Blawat 11.902
35 3 Tom Hromadka 11.954
36 11 Race McComb 11.986
37 21 Corey Funk 12.028
38 61 Jerry Eckhardt 12.041
39 03 Paige Decker
40 36 Kyle Shear
41 77 Ross Kenseth
42 80 Nick Ostberg
1:04
1:04
While we have some down time, now is a good time to order the Pay-Per-View of tonight’s SUPERSEAL Slinger Nationals on 51 TV. It is only $19.99 and it is the only way to get exclusive live coverage of the 35th Annual event. There will NOT be Trackside Now during the PPV coverage.
1:03
Passing shower at Slinger. (Speed51.com photo)
1:03
The Late Models have been sent back to the pits as we wait out this small shower.
1:01
We do have another spotty shower over the track.
1:01
The Late Models are now out for their first practice session. The Super Late Models will be back out at 1:20pm.
1:00
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12:59
Ross Kenseth, Kyle Shear, Paige Decker, and Nick Ostberg don’t have transponders on their cars.
12:57
Nathan Haseleu goes to P2 with a 11.416. Brad Keith to third with a 11.517.
12:55
Comment From Kristen

Thanks for the updates Speed51! Cheering on Chris Wimmer from work and will be tuning in tonight for the live broadcast!!

12:55
Five minutes remaining in the first practice session.
12:55
Ross has been out, but it appears he is one of a few without a transponder on his car.
12:55
Comment From Jim

I see no time for Ross Kenseth. Is he having issues. Thank for the coverage

12:51
Schedule for the remainder of the day…

1 – 1:20 – Late Model & Trucks practice

1:20 – 2:40 – SLM practice

2:40 – 3pm – LM & Trucks practice

3 – 3:15pm – Tire Scuff SLM

3:30pm – Drivers Meeting (Spotters Stand)

4pm – SLM, LM, Trucks Qualifying

5pm – Pre-Race Entertainment

6:30pm – Broadcast Begins/TN Stops & Opening Ceremonies

12:50
Chris Wimmer holds down the fastest lap in this practice session with a 11.410.
12:49
Tim Lampman, Dale Prunty, Dalton Zehr, McCardle, DeAngelis, Egan, Johnson Jr., and Farrell are out in this group.
12:47
12:47
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12:47
He is 26
12:47
Comment From Guest

how old is Kyle Shear?

12:42
James Swan, Lowell Bennett, Travis Dassow and Dave McCardle roll out with a little over 15 minutes remaining.
12:41
Matt Kocourek now has the track to himself.
12:40
Ostberg, McComb and Bilderback are out now. Dorer joins them.
12:39
Austin Luedtke comes off the track. (Speed51.com photo)
12:39
Wimmer goes to the top of chart with a 11.410.
12:37
Chris Wimmer, Lowell Bennett join Braun and DeStafano.
12:35
Rob Braun, Nick Ostberg and Dave McCardle are on the track.
12:35
Super Late Models on the high-banks of Slinger. (Speed51.com photo)
12:30
12:30
Caution is out again as we have some rain over the track again.
12:28
Kenseth, Haseleu, Zehr, Farrell, Holtz, DeAngelis, Dale Prunty, and Swan are out for this group.
12:26
Mueller goes to fourth quick with a 11.559.
12:25
Brad “JJ” Mueller, Corey Funk, Brian Johnson Jr. Robert Maynor, Austin Luedtke, Rob Braun, Ty Majeski, Dennis Prunty and Nick Wagner are currently out.
12:23
Paige Decker. (Speed51.com photo)
12:23
12:23
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12:23
Casey Johnson goes up to fifth quick wit ha 11.617.
12:21
Tim Lampman, Travis Dassow, Braison Bennett, Race McComb, Dalton Zehr, Rob Braun, Andrew Morrissey, and Tommy Hromadka are out in this group.
12:18
Kenseth goes up to fifth quick with a 11.639.
12:17
Dennis Prunty, Chris Blawat , Rob Braun, Tommy Hromadka, Paige Decker, Matt Kenseth, and Jeff Holtz are currently out.
12:17
Still no change in the top five. DeAngelis is still the fastest with Lowell Bennett in second and Travis Dassow in third.
12:16
Matt Kenseth climbs back in his car. (Speed51.com photo)
12:15
12:15
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12:14
Green is back out
12:13
Corey Funk, Ryan Farrell and Nathan Haseleu are now out. They are still running caution laps.
12:11
Michael Bilderback and Jerry Eckhardt also come out.
12:11
What is Matt Kenseth doing? (Speed51.com photo)
12:10
Brad Keith is the first car out after a brief shower.
12:08
The track is now back open for practice.
12:07
The rain has stopped at Slinger.  We should be back to practice soon.  
12:05
12:05
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12:05
Practice Times so far…

1 7 John DeAngelis 11.49
2 2 Lowell Bennett 11.569
3 35 Travis Dassow 11.578
4 5 Casey Johnson 11.617
5 48 Brad Keith 11.695
6 97 James Swan 11.717
7 92 Conrad Morgan 11.739
8 6 Austin Luedtke 11.779
9 0 Ryan DeStefano 11.78
10 76 Brian Johnson Jr. 11.78
11 18 Robert Maynor 11.795
12 87 Nathan Haseleu 11.795
13 66 Dave McCardle 11.801
14 17 Dale Prunty 11.817
15 9 Tim Lampman 11.853
16 22 Dennis Prunty 11.853
17 04 Natalie Decker 11.863
18 38 Nick Wagner 11.906
19 89 Ryan Farrell 11.917
20 3 Tom Hromadka 12.001
21 38 Jeff Holtz 12.018
22 26 Chris Blawat 12.084
23 61 Jerry Eckhardt 12.497
12:01
Jimmie Johnson\’s crew chief Ron Malec is here helping Steve Apel (right) and Paige Decker. (Speed51.com photo)
11:53
Travis Dassow’s good looking race car. (Speed51.com photo)
11:52
Natalie Decker\’s car is being covered for a passing shower. (Speed51.com photo)
11:50
11:50
Comment From Aaron

Jerry Eckhardt…49 years racing, 71 years old, and just finished 5th in the 68 lap LM feature on Sunday!

11:50
Practice has come to a stop as we have a light shower over the track.
11:49
John DeAngelis goes to the top with a 11.490. Lowell Bennett is second with a 11.569. Travis Dassow is third quick with a 11.578.
11:48
71 year-old Super Late Model driver Jerry Eckhardt.
11:47
John DeAngelis, Mike Egan, Dave McCardle, Lowell Bennett, Casey Johnson, Tim Lampman and Brian Johnson Jr. are currently out on the track.
11:47
Nathan Haseleu and crew make adjustments. (Speed51.com photo)
11:43
The teams for Casey Johnson (5), James Swan (97) and Jeff Holtz (38) prepare their Super Late Models. (Speed51.com photo)
11:43
11:43
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11:41
Kyle Shear, Chris Wimmer, Conrad Morgan and Mike Egan are currently out.  
11:40
35th Annual Slinger Nationals
Entry List

CAR # COLOR DRIVER
1 0 Black/Ylw Ryan DeStefano
2 2 Red Michael Bilderback
3 2 Black/Pink Lowell Bennett
4 03 Black Paige Decker
5 3 Silver/Red Tom Hromadka
6 04 Black Natalie Decker
7 5 Black Casey Johnson
8 6 Blue Austin Luedtke
9 7 Blk/Orng John DeAngelis
10 8 Black/Red Matt Kenseth
11 9 White Braison Bennett
12 9 Orange Tim Lampman
13 10 Black/Red Steve Dorer
14 11 Black Race McComb
15 16 Yellow Steve Apel
16 17 Black Dale Prunty
17 18 Blk/Blue Robert Maynor
18 21 White/Red Corey Funk
19 22 Black Dennis Prunty
20 26 Silver Chris Blawat
21 35 Silver Travis Dassow
22 36 Blue Kyle Shear
23 38 Black/Ylw Jeff Holtz
24 38 Black/Orng Nick Wagner
25 39 Black Andrew Morrissey
26 43 Black Matt Kocourek
27 48 White/Red Brad Keith
28 52 Black Chris Wimmer
29 61 Orange Jerry Eckhardt
30 66 Blue Dave McCardle
31 76 Black Brian Johnson Jr.
32 77 Black Ross Kenseth
33 87 Red Nathan Haseleu
34 89 White Brad Mueller
35 89 Yellow Mike Egan
36 89 Blue/Orng Ryan Farrell
37 91 Black Ty Majeski
38 92 Blue Conrad Morgan
39 97 White James Swan
40 98 Blue Rob Braun
41 99 Black Dalton Zehr

 

11:40
Chris Wimmer comes down the hill in the pits for practice. (Speed51.com photo)
11:38
Brian Johnson (76) and Michael Bilderback (2)are at Slinger. (Speed51.com photo)
11:38
Bennett has gone to fifth quick with a 11.733.
11:37
Lowell Bennett, who is the only five-time winner of the Slinger Nationals, is out with Andrew Morrissey, Paige Decker and Ryan DeStefano.
11:36
Majeski, Haseleu, Zehr, Lowell Bennett, Chris Blawat and Ryan Farrell are currently on the high banks.
11:34
Plenty of cars want more practice. (Speed51.com photo)
11:33
Top Five so far…

1. Travis Dassow 11.578
2. Brad Keith 11.653
3. Mike Egan 11.695
4. James Swan 11.717
5. Conrad Morgan 11.753

11:32
Jerry Eckhardt is out with his Orange Blossom Special. He is in his 49th year of racing.
11:32
11:32
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11:31
Comment From Curt Keene

34 years ago a man from Wausau Wi, named Larry Detjens won the first ever Slinger Nationals. Wouldn’t it be awesome to see his nephew Chris Wimmer win it.

11:31
It appears that Kenseth doesn’t have a transponder in his car at this time.
11:29
Dale Prunty and Braison Bennett are now out.
11:28
Matt Kenseth is out for the first time today.
11:28
Kyle Shear waits for adjustments during practice. (Speed51.com photo)
11:28
Travis Dassow goes to the top of the chart with a 11.578.
11:28
Mike Egan is back out. He is still third quick.
11:27
Steve Dorer made the annual trip from Florida to compete in the Slinger Nationals today. He is out taking some laps.
11:26
Ryan DeStefano comes out for practice.
11:26
Matt Kenseth heads out for practice. (Speed51.com photo)
11:25
Comment From J Swans Dad

Good day Speed51! Been waiting for you! Thanks for all that you do!!! Go #97 James Swan

11:25
CAUTION: Conrad Morgan spins in turn four. Tom Hromadka nearly avoids him.
11:24
Dennis Prunty, who won the 60-lap feature at Slinger last week, is out for the first time today.
11:23
SUPERSEAL is the sponsor of the 35th Annual Slinger Nationals. they have three cars they are sponsoring tonight. Ross Kenseth, Brian Johnson Jr. and Michael Bilderback.
11:22
Casey Johnson and Ross Kenseth are now out on the track.
11:20
Robert Maynor comes out for the first time today.
11:20
Looks like some of the drivers don’t have transponders on their cars yet.
11:19
Austin Luedtke takes to the track for the first time today.
11:19
Chris Wimmer came out for a few laps.
11:19
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11:17
Kyle Shear and Dalton Zehr come out.
11:17
About 15 minutes into practice, Brad Keith has posted the fastest time of the day wit ha 11.653. Travis Dassow is second quick with a 11.698 and Mike Egan is third with a 11.718.
11:16
Travis Dassow, Ty Majeski, Nathan Haseleu, Mike Egan, and Matt Kocourek are a few cars that are out now.
11:15
11:15
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11:15
CAUTION: Natalie Decker goes for a spin coming off of turn four. Doesn’t appear she hits the wall. She has driven it back to the pits.
11:10
Ty Majeski is now out on the track. Interesting note on Majeski, they decided to make a final practice run yesterday. During that run, they broke the rear end. They fixed it during the overnight and he is back out today.
11:06
Practice just got underway with what appears to be 41 or 42 cars on hand.
11:05
11:05
Good morning and welcome to Slinger Super Speedway for today’s 35th Annual SUPERSEAL Slinger Nationals.

This Trackside Now coverage will take you up to the 6:30pm start time for 51 TV’s exclusive Pay-Per-View coverage. There will not be a Trackside Now coverage during the race.

11:03
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Trackside Now: 35th Annual Slinger Nationals at Slinger Speedway (WI) – 7/15/14