7:54
Otto Sitterly celebrates his fourth career Budweiser International Classic 200 victory (Speed51.com photo).
7:53
7:53
That will conclude this weekend’s coverage of the 58th annual Budweiser Classic weekend. We hope you enjoy all of the action from Oswego Speedway (NY), which will feature another huge event in two weeks with the Race of Champions weekend.
7:49
58th Annual Budweiser International Classic 200 Unofficial Finishing Order

1 10 7 Otto Sitterly 209
2 11 22 Pat Lavery 209
3 5 6 Davey Hamilton 209
4 8 11 Bobby Santos 209
5 13 00 Joe Gosek 208
6 3 68 Michael Barnes 208
7 23 02 Brandon Bellinger 207
8 4 52 David Danzer 207
9 16 0 Tim Snyder 207
10 20 51 Michael Muldoon 206
11 25 05 Jeff Abold 205
12 29 24 Jerry Curran 205
13 9 37 Randy Ritskes 198
14 21 01 Dan Connors Jr. 195
15 26 26 Shaun Gosselin 175
16 12 50 Dave Gruel 170
17 17 84 Mike Lichty 165
18 22 2 Dave Shullick Jr. 145
19 24 5 Tim Devendorf 143
20 7 47 Bob Bond 140
21 1 99 Joey Payne 108
22 19 60 Tim Jedrzejek 94
23 2 90 Kody Graham 81
24 15 3 Brian Sweeney 77
25 31 44 Bobby Haynes Jr. 76
26 6 21 Ray Graham 71
27 34 83 Lou LeVea Jr. 64
28 30 88 Ryan Litt 52
29 33 96 Lou LeVea Sr. 50
30 18 55 Keith Shampine 18
31 32 45 Mike Barbera 15
32 27 18 Howard Page 7
33 14 79 Brian Sobus 4
34 28 9 Stephen Gioia III 4
7:44
7:42
Joey Payne gave up the lead earlier in the race to change the stagger as the car was starting to loosen up. Then was not happy at all with the call for the push truck to get the lapped car of Gruel back out on the track first which he felt cost him a lap.
7:37
Pat Lavery all smiles after a second place finish (Speed51.com photo).
7:34
We will have a full finishing order available after catching up with a few drivers in the pit area.
7:19
Comment From monted

Congrats Otto. And thanks speed51 another great job.

7:17
Otto Sitterly salutes the crowd (Speed51.com photo).
7:16
Top three finishers, all Hawk chassis (Speed51.com photo).
7:13
Comment From kevin

great coverage thanks a bunch

7:13
Comment From Richard Chartrand

Congrats to Sitterly , and thanks Speed51 for the updates ! 🙂

7:12
Comment From WINBIG

Congrats Otto .. He’s got it figured out…. Thanx Speed51 … GREAT JOB … CYA

7:12
Comment From Superdave

Thanks Speed51 almost like being there

7:10
7:10
CHECKERED FLAG: Sitterly wins his fourth Classic. Lavery, Hamilton, Santos, and Gosek round out the top five.
7:09
WHITE FLAG: Unless something goes wrong this is Sitterly’s race to win.
7:09
GREEN FLAG: Lavery needs to get around Gosek and currently is not able to. Sitterly leads.
7:09
One lap until green.
7:08
YELLOW FLAG: Santos came down on Muldoon coming out of turn two. Both continue.
7:08
GREEN FLAG: Lapped cars do not go to the rear which lets Sitterly checks out.
7:07
Ritskes comes just short of finishing (Speed51.com photo).
7:06
Santos comes into the pits. Appeared to be out of fuel. Santos did not lose a lap.
7:05
The race will end under green-white-checkered.
7:05
YELLOW FLAG: Fifth and sixth place cars Ritskes and Muldoon get together and spin on the frontstretch.
7:04
WHITE FLAG: Santos sounds down on power and loses third.
7:04
Lap 198: Two to go. Sitterly is all by himself up front. Santos trying to run down Lavery for second.
7:03
Lap 197: Santos takes over the third spot from Hamilton.
7:03
Lap 195: Five to go. Sitterly leads easily by about seven seconds.
7:03
Lap 193: The race on the track is going to be for second. Lavery dives inside Hamilton for second and takes the spot.
7:02
Lap 191: Lavery and Santos following in Hamilton’s tracks.
7:02
GREEN FLAG: Sitterly has no problem with the restart. Has three cars between he and Hamilton.
7:01
7:01
Top six are on the lead lap: Sitterly, Hamilton, Lavery, Santos, Muldoon, and Ritskes.
7:00
14 cars remain on the race track.
7:00
Comment From WINBIG

51 how many cars still running

6:58
YELLOW FLAG: Danzer around in turn four.
6:58
Lap 184: Battle is for second. Danzer has caught back up to Hamilton but for the moment the position remains unchanged.
6:57
Lap 182: Sitterly working on eighth place Gosek to put him down a lap.
6:57
Lap 181: Gosselin has given up the tenth position and is finished for the evening.
6:56
Lap 180: Lavery around Santos for fourth.
6:56
Lap 179: Lavery has worked by Ritskes, as has Muldoon.
6:56
Lap 178: Gruel heads into the pits and is done.
6:55
Lap 177: Gruel showing a little smoke but continues on the track.
6:55
Lap 175: 25 to go. About a five second lead for Sitterly.
6:54
Lap 173: Muldoon on the move. Up to seventh.
6:54
Lap 172: Danzer losing ground to Hamilton but holds nearly a half lap advantage on Santos in fourth.
6:53
Lap 170: Santos gets by Ritskes for fourth. A ways to go to catch third place Danzer.
6:52
Lap 167: Lichty slow and into the pits.
6:52
Lap 166: Ritskes being forced to race the lapped car of Snyder hard which is allowing Santos to catch him.
6:52
Lap 165: move Santos up to fifth past Barnes.
6:51
Lap 164: Sitterly has caught the rear of the field and leads by nearly three seconds.
6:51
Lap 162: Santos inside Gosek and takes sixth.
6:51
Lap 160: near mishap as Muldoon gets together with another car in turn one. All cars continue.
6:50
Lap 159: Danzer has passed Barnes and is catching Hamilton fast for second.
6:49
Lap 157: Lichty gets high in turn one and has to gather the car back up. Santos now seventh.
6:49
Lap 156: Lichty able to get by Gosek. Santos right there in eighth as well.
6:49
GREEN FLAG: Sitterly pulls away and Hamilton immediately passes Snyder in turn one on the outside.
6:48
Top 10 when we return to green: Sitterly, Hamilton, Barnes, Danzer, Ritskes, Gosek, Lichty, Santos, Snyder, and Gosselin.
6:47
Comment From monted

Let’s go Michael Barnes:-)

6:47
Santos remains on the lead lap and now finds himself in eighth spot.
6:47
Comment From Shane

How is Santos running?

6:46
Shullick has been towed to the pits and is out of the race.
6:46
This time by 50 laps to go.
6:46
Lavery, Muldoon head into the pits. Right rear tire change for Muldoon.
6:44
6:43
YELLOW FLAG: Devendorf goes into the turn three foam as Shullick was trying to lap by him.
6:43
Lap 145: Muldoon and Shullick use the lapped car of Devendorf as a pick to get by Lavery.
6:42
Lap 143: Appears to be a busted right rear tire on Bond’s machine. Team taking their time as there may be another issue.
6:42
Lap 142: Bond goes up in smoke and comes to the pits.
6:41
Lap 140: Bond working on Lichty for seventh. Muldoon working on Lavery for ninth.
6:40
Lap 137: Both Ritskes and Danzer have worked their way by Connors and try to catch third place Barnes.
6:40
Lap 135: Sitterly has put another lap on Gruel, his closest competitor in the season points.
6:39
Lap 132: Sitterly has about a 3.5 second lead on Hamilton.
6:38
Lap 130: Barnes clears Connors, but Danzer slows down briefly and Ritskes passes him for fourth.
6:37
Lap 127: Hamilton has worked his way by Connors and sets his sights on teammate Sitterly.
6:37
Lap 125: Michael Muldoon has cracked the top 10 for the first time today.
6:36
Lap 123: Gosek and Lichty have been quietly moving up in sixth and seventh. Perhaps we haven’t seen all that the veteran drivers have yet.
6:36
Lap 120: Barnes keeping within a car length of Hamilton. Danzer and Ritskes run a couple car lengths behind to round out the top five.
6:35
GREEN FLAG; Sitterly leads first lap car a lap down Connors and Hamilton once again and pulls away.
6:34
Payne joins teammates Kody and Ray Graham out of the race (Speed51.com photo).
6:33
Payne’s car is being towed back to the pit area. Day just went from bad to worse for the “Jerzy Jet” who set a torrid pace early on.
6:31
Comment From WINBIG

Shoutout to monted for turning me on to Speed51 … THANX Buddy

6:31
Comment From ben

thank you speed 51… nice to be able to follow along the racing action!!!

6:30
6:30
YELLOW FLAG: Santos checked up and Payne has nowhere to go. Payne is stopped in turn four.
6:29
Lap 110: Payne is on a mission coming through lapped traffic but remains in 19th.
6:28
Lap 108: Bond has worked by Shullick for ninth.
6:28
Lap 106: Leaders fairly evenly spaced at the moment.
6:27
GREEN FLAG: Sitterly checks out with the lapped car of Connors between he and Hamilton.
6:27
Halfway. Sitterly leads Hamilton, Barnes, Danzer, Ritskes, Gosek, Lichty, Lavery, Shullick, and Bond. 14 cars on the lead lap.
6:25
Payne’s crew has an issue with the tire change and has lost a lap.
6:24
Payne comes in for another stop. Right rear tire change. Gruel also in once again.
6:23
6:23
Before the caution there nearly was an issue. Jeff Abold slowed and nearly was run into by Michael Muldoon.
6:22
YELLOW FLAG: Jedrzejek goes around in turn four.
6:22
Lap 94: Payne now falling back. Gets passed by Snyder for 15th.
6:21
Lap 91: Dan Connors Jr. has been keeping up with Sitterly during this green flag. He is one lap down.
6:20
Lap 89: Payne has maneuvered up to 15th.
6:19
GREEN FLAG: Sitterly pulls ahead on the restart. Hamilton, Barnes, and Danzer bunch up but remain single file in those positions.
6:19
When we return to green the order will be Sitterly, Hamilton, Barnes, Danzer, Ritskes, Gosek, Lichty, Lavery, Bond, and Shullick. Payne will restart 19th.
6:18
Comment From monted

Great play by play THANK YOU SPEED51:-)

6:18
Comment From WINBIG

Yellow will tighten up .. Lots of Laps Left

6:17
6:17
Tim Snyder comes in to check on a fuel leak.
6:17
Kody Graham exits his car. The second of four Xtreme cars out of the race. Payne and Santos the only two that remain.
6:15
The leader comes down pit road and they are performing a weight adjustment on the left rear of the car.
6:15
Sweeney has come to the pits and climbs out of his car.
6:14
YELLOW FLAG: Brian Sweeney gets pinched down and makes contact with the turn one inside wall. He keeps it going, but the caution flies as it took place in traffic and in the groove.
6:13
Lap 76: Sitterly has taken second and has closed the gap on Payne in lapped traffic. Santos goes inside Payne and gets back on the lead lap again.
6:12
Lap 74: Ray Graham is in the pits and gives up a top 20 position.
6:12
Lap 73: Running Order – Payne, Hamilton, Sitterly, Danzer, Barnes, Ritskes, Kody Graham, Gosek, Lichty, Lavery.
6:11
Lap 70: Hamilton and Sitterly have broken away from fourth place Danzer, who is held up behind Gruel.
6:10
Lap 67: Payne working around 19th place Connors to put him a lap down. Santos has caught back up on follows him around.
6:10
Lap 65: Dave Gruel giving the leaders a hard time as he has lost a second lap in this race.
6:09
Lap 63: Last night’s ISMA winner Dave Shullick Jr. runs in 15th behind former Classic winner Tim Snyder.
6:09
Lap 60: Santos has lost a lap once again and is losing ground to Payne after keeping up with and passing him before.
6:08
Lap 57: Teammates Davey Hamilton and Otto Sitterly have made it past Danzer for second and third. Payne’s lead is at about seven seconds.
6:07
Lap 56: 21 cars remain on the lead lap.
6:06
Lap 54: Santos has unlapped himself. Leader Payne remains on his tail.
6:06
Lap 52: Lou LeVea Sr. follows into the pits.
6:05
Lap 50: Lou LeVea Jr. pulls into the pits.
6:04
Lap 48: Lichty on the move. Up to ninth from 17th starting position.
6:04
Lap 47: Hamilton took a peek for second place.
6:03
Lap 45: Danzer, Hamilton, Barnes, Ritskes, and Sitterly work through lapped traffic in that order.
6:03
Lap 43: Payne about to put a lap on B-Main winner Jerry Curran.
6:02
Lap 42: Davey Hamilton advances to third.
6:02
Lap 41: Santos following in Payne’s tracks as they pass by Ryan Litt.
6:01
Lap 40: Graham continues to drop. Sitterly by for sixth. Gosek reeling him in.
6:01
Lap 38: Payne laps his teammate Santos.
6:00
Lap 36: Graham continues to get passed. Hamilton under him for fourth, Ritskes follows.
6:00
Lap 34: Pass for second. Danzer around Graham, as does Barnes.
6:00
Lap 32: Meanwhile, Danzer, Barnes, and Hamilton run right with Kody Graham.
5:59
Lap 30: Payne has approximately an eight second lead.
5:58
Lap 28: Payne is catching the rear of the field.
5:58
Lap 26: Santos has lost a number of positions and runs near the back of the field.
5:57
Lap 24: First battle on track is between Snyder and Lichty for 12th.
5:57
GREEN FLAG: Payne with about a six car length lead out of turn two. Ritskes by Sitterly for sixth.
5:56
Shampine is out of the car. Heavy attrition in regards to mechanical problems very early in this race. Five of the 34 starters already out.
5:55
Barbera has been sent to the pits for spinning for the third time today.
5:55
Keith Shampine has been directed to come pit side to look at a leak in the rear of the machine.
5:54
Looks like the Gruel team is looking in the engine compartment..
5:53
Gruel comes back in. Haynes pits as well.
5:53
Howard Page also called it a day during the previous caution.
5:52
YELLOW FLAG: Barbera goes for a spin in turn two.
5:52
Lap 15: Second through about eighth running together, then a few car lengths back to Gosek in ninth.
5:51
Lap 13: Danzer reeling in on Kody Graham for second.
5:51
GREEN FLAG: Payne takes off. Behind them Ritskes passes Ray Graham for seventh.
5:50
One lap until green. Single file restarts.
5:50
Caution laps do count in today’s race.
5:49
Gruel loses a lap in the pits. One of the weekly top contenders has his work cut out for him to find his way to the front today.
5:48
Comment From WINBIG

Making Homemade Tomato Sauce.. But Kitchen is Starting To Smell Like METHANOL .. Go Fast Turn Left .. Good Luck Drivers

5:48
Sobus has climbed out of his machine. Gruel comes down pit road and the crew jacks up the rear of the car.
5:47
YELLOW FLAG: Sobus gets way out of shape in turn one and two and saves it, but bunches the back half of the field. Gioia slowed trying to gather his car up as well. Everyone continues.
5:46
Lap 4: Payne is in another zip code early. Graham, Danzer, Barnes, and Hamilton in single file,
5:45
Lap 2: Danzer takes third from Barnes.
5:45
GREEN FLAG: Payne jumps out into the front and teammate Graham files into second.
5:44
Field has doubled up. One lap until the 2014 running of the Budweiser Classic 200 begins.
5:43
There are five former Classic winners in the field: Joe Gosek, Davey Hamilton, Tim Snyder, Otto Sitterly, and Bob Bond.
5:41
5:40
Command has been given. A little bit different at the Steel Palace: “Push Trucks Take Them Away”
5:39
It has been determined that it was only the overflow. They pack these cars with fuel to get as many laps out of these Supermodifieds as possible.
5:38
Track officials and crew looking closely at the car of Mike Lichty. Potentially fuel leak (Speed51.com photo).
5:35
58th Annual Budweiser International Classic 200 Starting Grid

1 99 Joey Payne
2 90 Kody Graham
3 68 Michael Barnes
4 52 David Danzer
5 6 Davey Hamilton
6 21 Ray Graham
7 47 Bob Bond
8 11 Bobby Santos
9 37 Randy Ritskes
10 7 Otto Sitterly
11 22 Pat Lavery
12 50 Dave Gruel
13 00 Joe Gosek
14 79 Brian Sobus
15 3 Brian Sweeney
16 0 Tim Snyder
17 84 Mike Lichty
18 55 Keith Shampine
19 60 Tim Jedrzejek
20 51 Michael Muldoon
21 01 Dan Connors Jr.
22 2 Dave Shullick Jr.
23 02 Brandon Bellinger
24 5 Tim Devendorf
25 05 Jeff Abold
26 26 Shaun Gosselin
27 18 Howard Page
28 9 Stephen Gioia III
29 24 Jerry Curran
30 88 Ryan Litt
31 44 Bobby Haynes Jr.
32 45 Mike Barbera
33 96 Lou LeVea Sr.
34 83 Lou LeVea Jr.
5:27
5:22
Comment From Dr Mon

Good luck to all drivers Have an exciting , safe 200 laps.

5:22
5:22
A barber shop quartet just sang the Canadian and American National Anthems and drivers are getting strapped into their cars.
5:18
The John Nicotra fleet of Hawk chassis driven by ISMA winner Dave Schullick Jr., Davey Hamilton, and Otto Sitterly could be the biggest threat for the Xtreme team cars today (Speed51.com photo).
5:12
Comment From Rick from Canada

Glad to see good crowds supporting the Classic this year !!!

5:12
A case of Budweiser in front of each car on the grid (Speed51.com photo).
5:11
Defending #BudClassic200 Champion Bob Bond’s car ready to go. pic.twitter.com/xymimtnFy8
5:11
Drivers in the 34 car field are now being introduced.
5:10
Backstretch stands filling up nicely (Speed51.com photo).
5:10
Comment From winbig

Can we get a shot of Backstretch of race track…That’s where all the Ohio Boys Sit

5:08
Front four rows lined up (Speed51.com photo).
5:07
The Supermodifieds are lining up across the frontstretch in preparation for the Budweiser International Classic 200.
5:01
Comment From winbig

Looks like fans getting a Hofmann or 2 …. best hot dogs around

5:01
Seats are definitely getting filled now (Speed51.com photo).
5:00
4:54
Lap sponsor board for today\’s race (Speed51.com photo).
4:52
Fans are having a good time all over the midway area (Speed51.com photo).
4:50
Drivers are being instructed to head to the start-finish line for a brief drivers meeting. If they are not in attendance then they will start the feature in the back.
4:44
The other two Xtreme team cars driven by Ray Graham and NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour regular Bobby Santos are fast as well. Starting sixth and eighth (Speed51.com photo).
4:42
The fastest front row in Budweiser Classic history (Joey Payne and Kody Graham) displayed on the frontstretch earlier (Speed51.com photo).
4:40
4:39
We are waiting to hear who the sixth and final transfer will be.
4:39
Comment From winbig

Good Job WACKER .. Helping #44 Haynes Make THE CLASSIC

4:38
B-Main winner Jerry Curran excited to be in the show after a wreck in practice Friday morning (Speed51.com photo).
4:35
Litt passed Haynes on the last lap.
4:35
CHECKERED FLAG: Curran, Litt, Haynes, Barbera, and LeVea Sr. transfer.
4:34
Lap 13: Curran has a several car length lead. Second through fourth altogether in the same order as before.
4:33
Lap 10: Five to go. Top five seem to be safe as long as they don’t run into any problems. Further back, Muldoon and LeVea Jr. battle for sixth.
4:33
Lap 8: Halfway. Order is Curran, Haynes, Litt, Barbera, LeVea Sr., LeVea Jr.
4:32
Lap 7: Dave McKnight has pulled off the track. Curran has checked out.
4:32
Lap 5: Lou LeVea Sr. is in fifth. Lou LeVea Jr. runs in sixth over Hal LaTulip and Muldoon.
4:31
Lap 3: Barbera gets loose and loses third to Litt. Haynes runs in second.
4:30
GREEN FLAG: Single file start now that a lap has been completed. Curran pulls away at the drop of the flag.
4:30
10 cars remain for the restart.
4:28
YELLOW FLAG: Gene Lee Gibson slows on the track. One lap has been completed.
4:27
GREEN FLAG: Jerry Curran takes off and takes the lead over Mike Barbera.
4:26
4:26
Whatever problem there was may have been fixed as Muldoon now returns to the race track.
4:24
Shawn Muldoon pulls into his pit stall and appears to be done for the day.
4:22
Still 0 of 15 laps complete.
4:21
Another start waved off as McKnight spins in turn four coming to the start.
4:20
Next start is waved off as Litt gets a jump.
4:20
The top five will transfer into the feature, while the final transfer will be decided by either a provisional starter or the sixth place finisher if no one is available for a provisional.
4:19
Sanborn’s car gets towed off the track. He will not start today’s Budweiser Classic 200.
4:17
GREEN FLAG: All kinds of trouble at the start. Haynes gets the advantage up front, but behind them McKnight got crossed up high and Dave Sanborn hit the wall coming out of turn two.
4:16
Bud Light B-Main Lineup

1 88 Ryan Litt
2 44 Bobby Haynes Jr.
3 24 Jerry Curran
4 45 Mike Barbera
5 07 Dave Sanborn
6 70 Dave McKnight
7 75 Gene Lee Gibson
8 96 Lou LeVea Sr.
9 1 Shawn Muldoon
10 14 Joe Chillemi
11 83 Lou LeVea Jr.
12 56 Hal LaTulip
4:16
4:16
Some practice times may be misleading as some made some full fuel runs and as a result were slower.
4:15
Supermodifieds Practice Results

1 52 David Danzer 16.477
2 7 Otto Sitterly 16.667
3 99 Joey Payne 16.783
4 00 Joe Gosek 16.841
5 6 Davey Hamilton 16.923
6 90 Kody Graham 16.936
7 2 Dave Schullick Jr. 17.025
8 88 Ryan Litt 17.037
9 22 Pat Lavery 17.054
10 60 Tim Jedrzejek 17.059
11 37 Randy Ritskes 17.103
12 11 Bobby Santos 17.120
13 01 Dan Connors Jr. 17.152
14 55 Keith Shampine 17.173
15 47 Bob Bond 17.189
16 68 Michael Barnes 17.200
17 0 Tim Snyder 17.228
18 50 Dave Gruel 17.237
19 44 Bobby Haynes Jr. 17.269
20 79 Brian Sobus 17.328
21 51 Michael Muldoon 17.361
22 24 Jerry Curran 17.362
23 5 Tim Devendorf 17.396
24 1 Shawn Muldoon 17.446
25 21 Ray Graham 17.488
26 45 Mike Barbera 17.490
27 07 Dave Sanborn 17.498
28 3 Brian Sweeney 17.537
29 26 Shaun Gosselin 17.643
30 84 Mike Lichty 17.666
31 02 Brandon Bellinger 17.683
32 96 Lou LeVea Sr. 17.707
33 75 Gene Lee Gibson 17.773
34 9 Stephen Gioia III 17.878
35 56 Hal LaTulip 18.130
36 05 Jeff Abold 18.193
37 83 Lou LeVea Jr. 18.321
38 70 Dave McKnight 18.383
39 18 Howard Page 18.435
40 14 Joe Chillemi 18.481
4:06
B-Main cars are being called to line up for their race.
3:59
3:57
Fans continue to file into the unique Oswego stands for this afternoon\’s festivities (Speed51.com photo).
3:56
B-Main will be after some pre-race awards. Distance will be 15 laps.
3:53
Friday\’s \’fast 14\’ qualifiers (Speed51.com photo).
3:43
3:42
Practice has concluded. David Danzer is the fastest. Practice times to follow once available.
3:36
Shawn Muldoon and Mike Barbera on the track. David Danzer gets a push start to make one last practice run as well.
3:35
Five minutes remain in the session.
3:32
Track is silent briefly, but Bobby Santos and Stephen Gioia III get a push to return on the track.
3:30
Joe Chillemi searches for speed (Speed51.com photo).
3:28
Current fastest in the session David Danzer gets a push to return back on the track for another practice run.
3:27
3:26
Pat Lavery crosses the line (Speed51.com photo).
3:22
Joe Gosek, Michael Barnes, and Pat Lavery are among the half dozen or so cars currently making laps on the track.
3:20
The Budweiser Classic trophy on display at the podium (Speed51.com photo).
3:19
Among the drivers currently not locked in, Ryan Litt is fastest. The Ontario veteran of Must See Sprints, ISMA, and the Little 500 will start from the pole in the B-Main.
3:16
Comment From winbig

Thax for pix 51…. Good luck to Shoe2 and Timmy J Ohio Boys

3:15
3:14
Tim Devendorf and Joe Gosek work through the corners (Speed51.com photo).
3:13
Current top 20 in practice:
52 – David Danzer
7 – Otto Sitterly
99 – Joey Payne
00 – Joe Gosek
6 – Davey Hamilton
90 – Kody Graham
2 – Dave Shullick Jr.
22 – Pat Lavery
60 – Tim Jedrzejek
37 – Randy Ritskes
11 – Bobby Santos
01 – Dave Connors Jr.
47 – Bob Bond
88 – Ryan Litt
0 – Tim Snyder
50 – Dave Gruel
68 – Michael Barnes
79 – Brian Sobus
51 – Michael Muldoon
24 – Jerry Curran
3:10
Michael Muldoon and Otto Sitterly speed into turn one (Speed51.com photo).
3:07
30 minutes remain in hot laps.
3:02
3:00
Otto Sitterly spins in turn four as practice resumes.
2:58
2:55
Barbera has spun again coming out of turn three. No contact made with the wall.
2:53
Kody Graham makes his first appearance near the front. Fourth fastest currently. David Danzer has leaped to the top with a time of 16.477.
2:50
Last night’s ISMA runner up finisher Mike Lichty is trying to find some speed. Currently outside the top 20.
2:48
Practice has resumed. Joe Gosek fastest with a time of 16.841 seconds.
2:46
2:45
Yellow is out for Mike Barbera backing his car in the turn three foam. Doesn’t appear to any major damage. Barbera is not locked in to this afternoon’s race.
2:44
Fast qualifier Joey Payne heads to the top of the charts with a lap just under 17 seconds.
2:43
This will be the only practice session prior to the Budweiser Classic 200. There was one final practice scheduled to follow the B-Main, but that has been scratched due to the rain delay earlier.
2:40
Michael Barnes has been one of the fastest all weekend and is currently sixth on the charts.
2:39
David Danzer and Pat Lavery are out on the track and are among the top five fastest.
2:37
More than 20 cars have already taken to the track early in the session.
2:36
Former Classic winner “Double O” Joe Gosek now on the track and is second fastest.
2:35
Tim Jedrzejek has joined the practice action and jumps to the top the charts early.
2:34
Track is green for Supermodified warmups. On the track: Shawn Muldoon, Dave Shullick Jr., Davey Hamilton, Otto Sitterly, Jerry Curran, Joe Chillemi, Dan Connors Jr., Mike Barbera, Michael Muldoon, Dave Sanborn.
2:31
Top 28 Qualifiers Locked In for the Budweiser Classic 200

1 99 Joey Payne 15.802
2 90 Kody Graham 15.918
3 68 Michael Barnes 15.979
4 52 David Danzer 16.012
5 6 Davey Hamilton 16.135
6 21 Ray Graham 16.148
7 47 Bob Bond 16.153
8 11 Bobby Santos 16.169
9 37 Randy Ritskes 16.212
10 7 Otto Sitterly 16.229
11 22 Pat Lavery 16.241
12 50 Dave Gruel 16.308
13 00 Joe Gosek 16.441
14 79 Brian Sobus 16.467
15 3 Brian Sweeney 16.525
16 0 Tim Snyder 16.567
17 84 Mike Lichty 16.600
18 55 Keith Shampine 16.608
19 60 Tim Jedrzejek 16.620
20 51 Michael Muldoon 16.659
21 01 Dan Connors Jr. 16.683
22 2 Dave Schullick Jr. 16.690
23 02 Brandon Bellinger 16.724
24 5 Tim Devendorf 16.812
25 05 Jeff Abold 16.825
26 26 Shaun Gosselin 16.905
27 18 Howard Page 16.939
28 9 Stephen Gioia III 16.939
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Second round qualifying will not take place. The top 28 are locked in rather than the ‘Fast 14’ from Friday, and the remaining will participate in the Bud Light B-Main in which up to six cars will transfer into the 200 lap feature. The B-Main will take place almost immediately following an hour and a half of warmups.
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Warmups are scheduled to begin in less than five minutes.
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A weather system passed through late Saturday night through Sunday morning and then another storm popped up, but the skies are clearing and the track drying process has just completed.
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Welcome to today’s running of the 58th Annual Budweiser International Classic 200 for Supermodifieds at Oswego Speedway (NY).
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Trackside Now – Budweiser Classic at Oswego Speedway (NY) – 8/31/14