10:38

That ends our night here at Slinger Speedway were Kyle Busch has won the Slinger Nationals. We will have more on this later in the week on Speed51.com Thanks for joining us, goodnight.

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10:33

If anything goes down in tech we will have the info on our Facebook page.

 

10:32

We saw history here tonight as Kyle Busch gets his first Slinger Nationals win, Becca Kasten became the first female driver to lead laps at the Nationals and Busch puts an end to the local's streak as he is the first none Wisconsin driver since Butch Miller in 1995.

 

10:30

The KBM team takes another win in Super Late Model racing. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

10:29

Kyle Busch does his bow here at Slinger Speedway. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

10:21

Unofficial Resutls of the Slinger Nationals
1 51B Kyle Busch 200
2 40F Dave Feiler 200
3 40L Jeremy Lepak 200
4 38H Jeff Holtz 200
5 51K Becca Kasten 200
6 25K Ross Kenseth 200
7 18M Kelly Bires 200
8 2B Lowell Bennett 200
9 89M Brad Mueller 200
10 42P Dennis Prunty 199
11 55L Rich Loch 196
12 40S Al Schill 192
13 12G Mike Graczkowski 185
14 61E Jerry Eckhardt 179
15 26B Chris Blawat 161
16 72S Randy Schuler 140
17 5F Eric Fransen 138
18 10R Jon Reynolds Jr. 138
19 43K Matt Kocourek 132
20 92M Conrad Morgan 130
21 98B Rob Braun 100
22 89E Mike Egan 99
23 9P Tommy Pecaro 74
24 16A Steve Apel 56
25 8W Josh Wallace 45
26 48K Brad Keith 38

 

10:15

Comment From Guest 

Klye is something else. Nice run as always. Congrats KBM.

 

10:14

Unofficial Top Ten: Kyle Busch by 15 car lengths

Dave Feiler

Jeremy Lepak

Jeff Holtz

Becca Kasten

Ross Kenseth

Kelly Bires

Lowell Bennett

Brad Mueller

Dennis Prunty (one lap down)

-- Kyle Busch proclaims that he's going to 'try to come back next year and defend his title'.

 

9:56

Full results will be posted shortly.

 

9:56

Top Five
Kyle Busch
Dave Feiler
Jeremy Lepak
Jeff Holtz
Becca Kasten

 

9:55

Kyle Busch wins the 32nd Annual Miller Lite Slinger Nationals.

 

9:55

1 lap to go.

 

9:54

Five laps to go.

 

9:53

10 laps to go.

 

9:53

Jerry Eckhardt retires to the infield.

 

9:53

Kenseth is running in sixth.

 

9:53

15 laps to go.

 

9:52

Busch has extended his lead by 1.2 seconds over Feiler.

 

9:52

Lap 181-Top Five
Kyle Busch
Dave Feiler
Jeremy Lepak
Jeff Holtz
Becca Kasten

 

9:51

20 laps to go.

 

9:51

23 laps to go.

 

9:50

Kyle messes Feiler up a bit and takes the lead.

 

9:50

Dave Feiler chose to start on inside of Busch.

 

9:49

Nine cars are on the lead lap.

 

9:48

Feiler makes contact with team car, Al Schill. Schill spun on the backstretch. No one else gets collected.

 

9:46

Kyle Bush dives to the inside with 30 to go, but Feiler shuts the door.

 

9:45

Lap 165-Top Ten
Dave Feiler
Kyle Busch
Jeremy Lepak
Ross Kenseth
Jeff Holtz
Becca Kasten
Kelly Bires
Lowell Bennett
Brad Mueller
Al Schill

 

9:44

Leaders are approaching lapped traffic.

 

9:44

40 laps to go.

 

9:43

45 laps to go.

 

9:43

Kyle Busch looks under Feiler, but settles back in second.

 

9:42

50 laps to go.

 

9:41

Lowell Bennett runs in eighth.

 

9:41

Lap 145-Top Five
Dave Feiler
Kyle Busch
Jeremy Lepak
Ross Kenseth
Jeff Holtz

 

9:40

Dave Feiler leads lap 139.

 

9:39

Kyle Busch jumped the start, so they will try it again.

 

9:38

Kyle Busch once again elects to restart on the outside of Dave Feiler.

 

9:38

Cars are working in the speedy dry.

 

9:38

We will go green with 138 laps in the books.

 

9:36

Twelve cars are currently on the lead lap. We may have less than that when we go back green.

 

9:36

Eric Fransen gets the black flag after a report of leaking fluid.

 

9:36

Chris Blawat is having problems and stopped in turn four.

 

9:35

Dennis Prunty is a lap down.

 

9:34

Jon Reynolds Jr. and Rich Loch go to the pit area.

 

9:34

The safety crew is spreading oil dry going into turn three and coming out of turn four.

 

9:32

Eric Fransen has go to the pit area.

 

9:31

Prunty goes in the pits.

 

9:31

Dennis Prunty stops in turn four. Caution is out.

 

9:30

Dennis Prunty got a little loose and ran Fransen up high, but everyone kept going.

 

9:29

Busch gets a great restart.

 

9:29

Kyle Busch has elected to start on the outside of Dave Feiler on the restart.

 

9:27

Restart with Busch and Feiler will be interesting as Busch ran him up the track at the restart of the second half of the race.

 

9:24

Brad Mueller goes to the pits.

 

9:24

132 laps in the books.

 

9:24

Matt Kocourek has gone into the pits.

 

9:23

Brad Mueller spins coming out of turn two. He collects Jon Reynolds Jr. as well. Caution is out.

 

9:23

Conrad Morgan goes to the pits.

 

9:22

Lap 130-Top Ten
Kyle Busch
Dave Feiler
Jeremy Lepak
Ross Kenseth
Dennis Prunty
Eric Fransen
Jon Reynolds Jr.
Brad Mueller
Matt Kocourek
Becca Kasten

 

9:22

Becca Kasten slipped back to tenth.

 

9:21

75 laps to go.

 

9:20

80 laps to go.

 

9:20

117 laps complete.

 

9:20

The pair of 40's battle it out for second. Feiler gets around Lepak for second.

 

9:19

Kyle Busch has a 2.3 second lead over Lepak.

 

9:19

Feiler follows Lepak around Ross for third.

 

9:18

Lepak gets under Kenseth for second.

 

9:18

Lap 105-Top Five
Kyle Busch
Ross Kenseth
Jeremy Lepak
Dave Feiler
Dennis Prunty

 

9:17

Kenseth is up to second.

 

9:17

The field stacked up, but everyone was able to keep going. Rob Braun heads to the pits with damage.

 

9:17

GREEN FLAG!

 

9:16

Once again, we have one to go.

 

9:16

No laps are yet complete in the second half.

 

9:15

Feiler jumped the restart. It will be a complete restart.

 

9:15

One lap to go as we restart the second 100 laps.

 

9:14

We are still under caution.

 

9:13

Kyle Busch is still the leader.

 

9:13

Conrad Morgan will restart at the rear of the field.

 

9:12

Conrad Morgan spun down the back stretch, almost up in to traffic, but did not collect anyone. Caution is out.

 

9:11

One to go before the drop of the green.

 

9:10

Cars are warming up their tires.

 

9:09

Dave Feiler will start on the outside of Kyle Busch for the restart of the second half.

 

9:08

It was confirmed that the problem with Steve Apel was a loss of power steering.

 

9:07

Cars will line up in the order they completed the first half.

 

9:06

The cars are back on the speedway.

 

9:04

Two minutes left on the clock before drivers will be getting back into their cars.

 

9:01

Conrad Morgan has moved up from 14th to 5th.

 

8:59

Comment From Eric 

To go caution free, speaks volumes about the caliber of drivers there tonight. All pros to say the least!

 

8:59

22nd on back are unofficially out of the race.

 

8:57

First half of the race was run in 20:30.

 

8:56

Half-way Break Running Order
1 51-Kyle Busch
2 40-Dave Feiler
3 25-Ross Kenseth
4 5F-Eric Frandsen
5 92M-Conrad Morgan
6 51K-Becca Kasten
7 40L-Jeremy Lepak
8 43K-Matt Kocourek
9 42P-Dennis Prunty
10 2B-Lowell Bennett
11 X- Jon Reynolds Jr.
12 89M-Brad Mueller
13 40S-Al Schill
14 38H-Jeff Holtz
15 18M-Kelly Bires (last car on lead lap)
16 89E-Mike Egan
17 98B-Rob Braun
18 26B-Chris Blawat
19 55L-Rich Loch
20 12G-Mike Graczkowski
21 61-Jerry Eckhardt
22 9-Tommy Pecaro
23 16A-Steve Apel
24 8W-Josh Wallace
25 72S-Randy Schuler
26 48-Brad Keith

 

8:52

We are at the half-way break. The first half went caution free.

 

8:51

98 complete this time by.

 

8:51

Busch takes back the lead.

 

8:51

Dave Feiler takes the lead from Busch with five laps to half-way.

 

8:50

Five laps to half-way.

 

8:50

Dave Feiler has cleared lapped traffic between him and the leader.

 

8:49

10 laps to half-way.

 

8:49

Eric Frandsen is up to fifth.

 

8:49

15 laps to half-way.

 

8:48

Defending champion, Lowell Bennett is up to 11th.

 

8:48

20 laps to half-way.

 

8:47

21 of 26 cars are still running. We will have a full field run down at half-way.

 

8:47

Tommy Pecaro goes to the pits.

 

8:46

25 laps to half-way.

 

8:46

At this point in the race everyone is running about 12 second laps, but the pace is very fast.

 

8:45

Lap 65-Top Ten
Kyle Busch
Dave Feiler
Ross Kenseth
Jeremy Lepak
Becca Kasten
Eric Frandsen
Conrad Morgan
Matt Kocourek
Jon Reynolds Jr.
Dennis Prunty

 

8:44

After leading the early part of the race, Becca Kasten settles into fifth.

 

8:44

Kyle Busch leads by 3.5 seconds.

 

8:43

Dave Feiler is up to second as Kyle Busch continues to lead.

 

8:43

Fifteen cars remain on the lead lap.

 

8:43

Steve Apel goes to the pits on lap 57

 

8:42

Brad Keith goes to the pits.

 

8:42

Lap 52-Top Five
Kyle Busch
Steve Apel
Ross Kenseth
Dave Feiler
Becca Kasten

 

8:42

Lap 50-Ross Kenseth takes third away from Kasten.

 

8:41

Kyle Busch currently has a 2.2 second lead over Steve Apel.

 

8:41

Josh Wallace has retired to the infield

 

8:41

We are no longer seeing the smoke from the 51 of Kyle Busch

 

8:40

#72-Randy Schuler is off the pace

 

8:40

Busch pulls away, Apel to second, Kasten back to third. 40 laps clean and green.

 

8:39

Kyle Busch is smoking

 

8:39

Lap 37-Busch takes over the lead

 

8:39

Busch pressures Kasten for the lead

 

8:38

The two 51's are leadinng the pack

 

8:37

Lap 29-Busch goes around Apel on the outside for second. Kasten continues to lead

 

8:36

Kyle Busch is all over the rear of Steve Apel

 

8:36

Lap 22-Busch around Kenseth for third

 

8:35

Lap 20-Apel begins to close in on Kasten for the lead

 

8:35

Lap 16-Leaders are closing in on lapped traffic

 

8:34

Lap 15-Kyle Busch takes fourth over Lepak

 

8:34

Lap 12-Top Five
Kasten
Apel
Kenseth
Lepak
Busch

 

8:33

Kyle Busch to fifth

 

8:33

Jeremy Lepak is fourth

 

8:33

Ross Kenseth clears for third

 

8:32

Lap 4-Apel takes second over Ross Kenseth

 

8:32

Becca Kasten leads lap 1

 

8:31

GREEN FLAG!

 

8:31

Field will get the one to go this time by

 

8:30

They have slowed them down to get back in line

 

8:30

Cars will have a couple warm-up laps to scuff the tires

 

8:30

Now we are back to single file

 

8:28

It's a four-wide parade lap

 

8:27

Cars are rolling across the line for the wave lap

 

8:25

Engines have fired for tonight's feature event!

 

8:21

Comment From Duke - 51 

Go Becca! Wish I was there on the radio with ya but I'm following along intensely...dig hard!

 

8:21

Drivers are getting in their cars as we close in for the 32nd Annual Miller Lite Slinger Nationals.

 

8:20

Comment From andrew 

go Becca

 

8:19

The Field tonight (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

8:19

John DeAngelis in victory lane of the Late Model race. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

8:14

Kyle Busch states that he's "super stoked" and "ready to win his first Nationals"

 

8:13

Kyle Busch is being introduced to a combination of cheers and boos

 

8:00

Driver introductions have started

 

7:54

Starting Lineup for the 32nd Annuall Miller Lite Slinger Nationals
1 25K Ross Kenseth
2 51K Becca Kasten
3 40L Jeremy Lepak
4 16A Steve Apel
5 38H Jeff Holtz
6 10R Jon Reynolds Jr.
7 40F Dave Feiler
8 51B Kyle Busch
9 5F Eric Fransen
10 42P Dennis Prunty
11 43K Matt Kocourek
12 89M Brad Mueller
13 8W Josh Wallace
14 92M Conrad Morgan
15 2B Lowell Bennett
16 18M Kelly Bires
17 26B Chris Blawat
18 9P Tommy Pecaro
19 72S Randy Schuler
20 55L Rich Loch
21 40S Al Schill
22 12G Mike Graczkowski
23 61E Jerry Eckhardt
24 89E Mike Egan
25 98B Rob Braun
26 48K Brad Keith

 

7:47

Cars are lining up on the track for the beginning of the 32nd Annual Miller Lite Slinger Nationals

 

7:28

Super late models have been called to line up

 

7:28

Unofficial results of the Limited Late Model 40
1 John DeAngelis
2 Ryan DeStefano
3 Dave McCardle
4 Jacob Vanoskey
5 Wayne Freimund
6 Jon Reynolds Jr.
7 Ryan Miles
8 Alex Prunty
9 James Swan
10 Scott Shambeau

 

7:26

Spin on the last lap between Ryan Miles and Alex Prunty

 

7:26

Two laps to go-DeAngelis leads DeStefano

 

7:25

Lap 34-James Swan pulls off the track

 

7:25

Lap 32-Ryan DeStefano got around Swan and challenges DeAngelis for the lead with 8 to go

 

7:24

Lap 29-It's a three way battle for the lead between DeAngelis, Swan and DeStefano

 

7:23

Lap 26-Swan tries the high side as he and DeAngelis are side by side.

 

7:22

Lap 23-James Swan is all over the bumper of DeAngelis for the lead

 

7:22

We are half way home

 

7:22

Lap 20-Top Five
John DeAngelis
James Swan
Ryan DeStefano
David McCardle
Alex Prunty

 

7:21

Lap 16-James Swan takes over second

 

7:20

Lap 11-Swan is unable to complete the pass on DeStefano

 

7:20

Lap 9-James Swan goes to the outside of Ryan DeStefano

 

7:19

Lap 7-John DeAngelis takes the lead

 

7:18

Lap 3 - the #7 of John DeAngelis takes over second

 

7:18

Dave McCardle takes the early lead on lap 1

 

7:17

We're green

 

7:17

One to go this time by

 

7:16

Late models are taking a couple warm up laps

 

7:15

The command has been given to start engines

 

7:13

Driver introductions are taking place right now

 

7:12

Cars have rolled onto the speedway

 

7:10

Limited Late Model 40 Line up
1 66M David McCardle
2 11P Alex Prunty
3 7D John DeAngelis
4 95F Wayne Freimund
5 0D Ryan DeStefano
6 97S James Swan
7 57M Ryan Miles
8 10R Jon Reynolds Jr
9 84V Jacob Vanoskey
10 88S Scott Shambeau

 

7:01

We are doing pre-race ceremonies right now

 

6:49

Comment From Guest 

Cruising Lake Norman, Go Mike Egan

 

6:49

Great stuff, glad to see it live!

 

6:48

Comment From Guest 

I see you guys been coming to the midwest more. What do you think of the racing and compation here?

 

6:46

Comment From Matt 

cheering for dennis and alex prunty

 

6:46

Comment From Guest 

A-town, home of the Redbud 300, tell Kyle he needs to loan one of those back up cars to Mark "The Kid" Martin

 

6:45

Comment From Brett 

Let's go Driver X!

 

6:45

Comment From Guest 

Cassius Clark, Charlotte NC

 

6:43

Comment From mikelcpl 

taylorsville nc wishing rich bickle was in it

 

6:42

Comment From Guest 

KENSETH'm sitting at the movies on my iphone!

 

6:42

Comment From sportsman12 

Becca Kasten-#51K, Pensacola, Florida..home of the Snowball Derby baby!! Go get em girl! Shadow the shrub!

 

6:41

We are getting close to opening ceremonies for the Slinger Nationals.

 

6:35

Comment From Jamie 

just watched 1985 race on youtube with Mark Martin, Awesome track

 

6:35

Comment From kevin 

LaCrosse, WI. I think Lepak will win.

 

6:34

Comment From Eric 

Watching from Fort Wayne, IN. Just got home from the CRA Super Series event in Jones, MI. Saw Mr. Dorer from Florida take home the win.

 

6:33

Comment From Guest 

Watching from Kreamer pa. Go Kyle!!!!!

 

6:33

4th in 2008

 

6:32

Comment From matt 

Any clue on what Kyle's best finish is at the nationals?

 

6:32

Comment From Bob Dillner 

Great to have a Shear working for Speed51.com tonight. Thanks Kari! And Go Becca! May the good 51 finish up front. Haha

 

6:30

Comment From Guest 

Maine

 

6:29

Comment From Jamie 

Go Ross, watchin from Gettysburg, PA.

 

6:28

Comment From ddp 

kyle better look out!

 

6:27

Comment From Donna 

Watching from FL may the best car win!

 

6:27

Comment From matt 

Go Ross, Kaukauna Wi

 

6:26

Comment From wirphotos 

40 cars will be tought, they have won every week. Last week they got caught with something on the car. We will see if they still dominate without it.

 

6:26

Comment From S Morledge 

I am listening from Las Vegas, NV and I am pulling for the 51 KBM and Kyle Busch!

 

6:26

Comment From ddp 

Watching from in the car....

 

6:26

Comment From McLovin 

Charlotte, NC! Go Becca and Lowell!

 

6:25

Your pole sitter for the 32nd Annual Slinger Nationals, Ross Kenseth

 

 

6:25

Comment From Lenny 

Becca and Ross from Kentucky

 

6:23

Tell us who you are pulling for and where you are watching from tonight!

 

6:23

Comment From kevin 

good luck to all the drivers. hope it's a good race.

 

6:21

Comment From brad keith 

watch out for me. my car is fassst. found a few issues after the qualfing race.

 

6:08

Starting Lineup for the 32nd Annuall Miller Lite Slinger Nationals
1 25K Ross Kenseth
2 51K Becca Kasten
3 40L Jeremy Lepak
4 16A Steve Apel
5 38H Jeff Holtz
6 10R Jon Reynolds Jr.
7 40F Dave Feiler
8 51B Kyle Busch
9 5F Eric Fransen
10 42P Dennis Prunty
11 43K Matt Kocourek
12 89M Brad Mueller
13 8W Josh Wallace
14 92M Conrad Morgan
15 2B Lowell Bennett
16 18M Kelly Bires
17 26B Chris Blawat
18 9P Tommy Pecaro
19 72S Randy Schuler
20 55L Rich Loch
21 40S Al Schill
22 12G Mike Graczkowski
23 61E Jerry Eckhardt
24 89E Mike Egan
25 98B Rob Braun
26 48K Brad Keith

 

6:08

Comment From Cale 

Busy week for Ky Busch, after todays Slinger Nationals, hes heading up to Canada for our APC Summer Showdown this wednesday in London, Ontario!

 

6:07

Dick Trickle and Kyle Busch

 

 

6:05

The invert is in and the front row for tonight's Miller Lite Slinger Nationals will have Ross Kenseth and Becca Kasten leading the charge to turn one. Full rundown coming soon.

 

6:02

Fans line up for autographs

 

 

5:59

Lowell Bennett has competed in all 32 Slinger Nationals...quite a feat

 

5:54

We have one funny story from the driver's meeting as Dick Trickle came up the hill Kyle Busch told him he had a back up car he could run. Trickle had an idea, but then said he would just be watching tonight. Trickle is in the house as is five-time champ Matt Kenseth. Lots of history here tonight at Slinger Speedway (WI).

 

5:52

Past Winners of the Slinger Nationals
2010 Lowell Bennett
2009 Matt Kenseth
2008 Matt Kenseth
2007 Lowell Bennett
2006 Matt Kenseth
2005 Nathan Haseleu.
2004 Lowell Bennett
2003 Rich Bickle
2002 Matt Kenseth
2001 David Prunty
2000 Lowell Bennett
1999 Conrad Morgan
1998 Tony Strupp
1997 Lowell Bennett
1996 Rick Bickle
1995 Butch Miller
1994 Matt Kenseth
1993 Joe Shear
1992 Rick Bickle
1991 Joe Shear
1990 Joe Shear
1989 Dick Trickle
1988 Butch Miller
1987 Joe Shear
1986 John Ziegler
1985 Dick Trickle
1984 Mark Martin
1983 Dick Trickle
1982 Dick Trickle
1981 Alan Kulwicki
1980 Larry Detjens

 

5:52

Matt Kenseth and son, Ross Kenseth

 

 

5:50

Kyle Busch and the legendary, Dick Trickle at the autogragh session

 

 

5:49

Matt Kenseth signing autograghs

 

 

5:42

Comment From ddp 

Keep up the good work Speed51!

 

5:39

Race Results from the SLM Qualifying Event
1 26B Chris Blawat
2 9P Tommy Pecaro
3 72S Randy Schuler
4 55L Rich Loch
5 40S Al Schill
6 12G Mike Graczkowski
7 61E Jerry Eckhardt
8 89E Mike Egan
9 98B Rob Braun
10 48K Brad Keith

 

5:35

Chris Blawat takes the win over Tommy Pecaro. Full resutls coming in a minute.

 

5:34

White Flag!

 

5:34

Chris Blawat is on his way to lock this race up.

 

5:34

Three laps to go.

 

5:34

Rob Braun spins on lap 17. No Yellow he comes back out a few laps down.

 

5:33

Chris Blawat pulls away, but Tommy Pecaro is staying right with him.

 

5:33

Lap 15: We are single file up front.

 

5:32

Randy Schuler moves up to third as we are halfway.

 

5:32

Chris Blawat pulls away as we work lap 11.

 

5:31

Randy Schuler is working for third on the inside of Rich Loch.

 

5:31

Five laps down.

 

5:31

Rich Loch trying to stay in third.

 

5:30

Blawat leads as we work lap 4. Tommy Percaro moves to second.

 

5:30

Chris Blawat leads the restart from the inside.

 

5:29

One lap in the books.

 

5:29

Chris Blawat takes the lead on lap one. Right as the cars cross the line All Schill spins and brings out the yellow.

 

5:28

GREEN FLAG!

 

5:27

We will do it again.

 

5:27

The frist start has been waved off.

 

5:27

GREEN FLAG: We are underway. Loch and Blawat race to turn one.

 

5:26

Rich Loch will lead them down.

 

5:26

Time for action!

 

5:26

We are warming the cars up right now.

 

5:25

Best these drivers can do is start 19th.

 

5:25

25 laps is the distance.

 

5:24

Cars are on the speedway.

 

5:24

All the cars in this race are in the show. This is for starting spots. They will all get a chance to gain spots before the A Main.

 

5:23

Comment From Shelley 

Go 89!!!!!!!

 

5:21

Starting Line Up for the 25 Lap Qualifying Race
55L Rich Loch
26B Chris Blawat
40S Al Schill
48K Brad Keith
9P Tommy Pecaro
89E Mike Egan
98B Rob Braun
72S Randy Schuler
12G Mike Graczkowski
61E Jerry Eckhardt

 

5:18

The Super Late Model qualifying race will be up next.

 

5:16

The Larry Detjens Cup goes to the winner tonight. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

5:13

Comment From Donna 

Made it here have a great race!!

 

5:09

Kyle Busch and Ross Kenseth chat before the race. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

5:07

Comment From Guest 

My pick for tonights winner is my good friend Jeremy Lepak. Cheering for him down here in Alsip, Illinois. Wish I could be there in person to see the race but o well.

 

5:07

Josh Wallace was 13th in time trials. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

5:01

Comment From harry hyde 

my $ is on DDP #42

 

5:01

$6,500 plus

 

5:00

Comment From sportsman12 

How much does the winner take home?

 

5:00

Comment From Hank 

if Kyle wins tonight, this weekend tops the Bristol Sweep in my book

 

4:31

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4:30

Not tonight.

 

4:30

Comment From Guest 

Any Canadians in the field?

 

4:24

SLinger Nationals Time Trial Results
1 51B Kyle Busch 11.355
2 40F Dave Feiler 11.408
3 10R Jon Reynolds Jr. 11.431
4 38H Jeff Holtz 11.435
5 16A Steve Apel 11.443
6 40L Jeremy Lepak 11.447
7 51K Becca Kasten 11.458
8 25K Ross Kenseth 11.464
9 5F Eric Fransen 11.475
10 42P Dennis Prunty 11.492
11 43K Matt Kocourek 11.495
12 89M Brad Mueller 11.503
13 8W Josh Wallace 11.504
14 92M Conrad Morgan 11.511
15 2B Lowell Bennett 11.533
16 18M Kelly Bires 11.567
17 55L Rich Loch 11.589
18 26B Chris Blawat 11.593
19 40S Al Schill 11.625
20 48K Brad Keith 11.628
21 9P Tommy Pecaro 11.628
22 89E Mike Egan 11.632
23 98B Rob Braun 11.684
24 72S Randy Schuler 11.718
25 12G Mike Graczkowski 11.75
26 61E Jerry Eckhardt 11.808

 

4:23

Kyle Busch
Lap 1: 11.455
Lap 2: 11.358
Lap 3: 11.355
Kyle Busch has set fast time here at the Slinger Nationals.

 

4:21

Lowell Bennett
Lap 1: 11.637
Lap 2: 11.581
Lap 3: 11.533

 

4:19

Randy Schuler
Lap 1: 11.773
Lap 2: 11.718
Lap 3: 11.765

 

4:18

Jerry Eckhardt
Lap 1: 12.067
Lap 2: 11.838
Lap 3: 11.808

 

4:17

Rich Loch
Lap 1: 11.640
Lap 2: 11.589
Lap 3: 11.607

 

4:15

Becca Kasten
Lap 1: 11.603
Lap 2: 11.552
Lap 3: 11.458

 

4:14

Matt Kocourek
Lap 1: 11.635
Lap 2: 11.495
Lap 3: 11.527

 

4:13

Kelly Bires
Lap 1: 11.727
Lap 2: 11.584
Lap 3: 11.567

 

4:11

John Reynolds Jr.
Lap 1: 11 496
Lap 2: 11.446
Lap 3: 11.431

 

4:10

Brad Keith
Lap 1: 11.676
Lap 2: 11.628
Lap 3: 11.639

 

4:09

Dennis Prunty
Lap 1: 11.579
Lap 2: 11.538
Lap 3: 11.492

 

4:08

Steve Apel
Lap 1: 11.525
Lap 2: 11.443
Lap 3: 11.503

 

4:08

Ross Kenseth
Lap 1: 11.610
Lap 2: 11.489
Lap 3: 11.464

 

4:07

Josh Wallace
Lap 1: 11.765
Lap 2: 11.541
Lap 3: 11.504

 

4:05

Eric Fransen
Lap 1: 11.715
Lap 2: 11.475
Lap 3: 11.654

 

4:05

Jeremy Lepak
Lap 1: 11.653
Lap 2: 11.521
Lap 3: 11.447

 

4:04

Dave Filer
Lap 1: 11.650
Lap 2: 11.489
Lap 3: 11.408

 

4:03

Al Schill
Lap 1: 11.858
Lap 2: 11.688
Lap 3: 11.625

 

4:02

Jeff Holtz
Lap 1: 11.598
Lap 2: 11.457
Lap 3: 11.435

 

4:02

Chris Blawat
Lap 1: 11.717
Lap 2: 11.609
Lap 3: 11.593

 

4:01

Mike Graczkowski
Lap 1: 11.855
Lap 2: 11.763
Lap 3: 11.750

 

4:00

Tommy Pacaro
Lap 1: 11.752
Lap 2: 11.660
Lap 3: 11.628

 

4:00

Rob Braun
Lap 1: 11.876
Lap 2: 11.712
Lap 3: 11.684

 

3:58

Conrad Morgan
Lap 1: 11.612
Lap 2: 11.572
Lap 3: 11.511

 

3:58

Brad Mueller
Lap 1: 11.654
Lap 2: 11.503
Lap 3: 11.561

 

3:56

Teams will get three laps tonight.

 

3:56

Lap 3: 11.632

 

3:55

Mike Egan
Lap 1: 11.789
Lap 2: 11.637

 

3:55

Super Late Models are on the track for time trials.

 

3:53

Late Model Time Trial Results
1 0D Ryan DeStefano 12.452
2 95F Wayne Freimund 12.485
3 7D John DeAngelis 12.485
4 11P Alex Prunty 12.5
5 66M Dave McCardle 12.532
6 97S James Swan 12.564
7 57M Ryan Miles 12.59
8 10R Jon Reynolds Jr. 12.614
9 84V Jacob Vanoskey 12.789
10 88S Scott Shambeau 13.067

 

3:52

Comment From Daniel Vining 

Looks like Slinger has some very high banks. great speed shots from the crew of Speed51.com!

 

3:51

We will have the full list in a few minutes.

 

3:51

Ryan DeStefano has set fast time for the Late Models.

 

3:50

Comment From sportsman12 

Would love to see Becca win this evening..looks like she's got a great car for tonight's race..would make BD proud!

 

3:49

We have moved to the media center from the pits and right now the Late Models are on the track taking their laps for time trials. We will have the rundown at the end of the session.

 

2:59

We will now have a driver's meeting at 3:10pm Central Time. We will be back in a few minutes.

 

2:57

We see several teams working in all six tires for tonight's race.

 

2:51

Super Late Models are now on the track working in tires for later on tonight.

 

2:43

Late Model Practice Times (Not Slinger Nationals Cars)
1 97S James Swan 12.517
2 7D John DeAngelis 12.522
3 0D Ryan DeStefano 12.534
4 11P Alex Prunty 12.615
5 57M Ryan Miles 12.659
6 10R Jon Reynolds Jr. 12.753
7 66M Dave McCardle 12.753
8 95F Wayne Freimund 12.876
9 84V Jacob Vanoskey 13.011
10 88S Scott Shambeau 13.064

 

2:41

(#89) Brad Mueller runs in front of (#51) Kyle Busch. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

2:41

Comment From LTN Fan 

Go Brad Mueller!

 

2:39

There will be a driver's meeting later on today and then we will find out how many cars will start. We think that all 26 will have a chance to run the Slinger Nationals.

 

2:38

Rob Braun at speed. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

2:33

There will be one more practice session and then a tire scuff for the Super Late Models.

 

2:30

Final Times for Super Late Model Practice
1 51B Kyle Busch 11.511
2 51K Becca Kasten 11.547
3 42P Dennis Prunty 11.602
4 48K Brad Keith 11.616
5 38H Jeff Holtz 11.624
6 89E Mike Egan 11.666
7 18M Kelly Bires 11.694
8 40L Jeremy Lepak 11.718
9 40F Dave Feiler 11.727
10 55L Rich Loch 11.74
11 40S Al Schill 11.767
12 43K Matt Kocourek 11.785
13 25K Ross Kenseth 11.792
14 89M Brad Mueller 11.8
15 10R Jon Reynolds Jr. 11.802
16 98B Rob Braun 11.828
17 92M Conrad Morgan 11.832
18 2B Lowell Bennett 11.859
19 16A Steve Apel 11.884
20 26B Chris Blawat 11.895
21 72S Randy Schuler 11.922
22 5F Eric Fransen 11.963
23 61E Jerry Eckhardt 12.02
24 8W Josh Wallace 12.099
25 9P Tommy Pecaro 12.149
26 12G Mike Graczkowski 12.315

 

2:27

Duel of the 51's. Kyle Busch is now on top with a lap of 11.511.

 

2:20

The 51 is on top of the charts, no not that 51 this 51 of Becca Kasten. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

2:17

Dave Feiler crew is getting him ready for the last few minutes of practice.

 

 

2:15

Jerry Eckhardt running his 31st Slinger Nationals event

 

 

2:15

Super Late Models have 15 minutes left in practice.

 

2:15

Comment From DLWEST61 

GO 51B GO KYLE

 

2:14

Looks like we have at least 26 cars now.

 

2:14

Live Times as of Five Minutes Ago
1 51K Becca Kasten 11.547
2 51B Kyle Busch 11.561
3 42P Dennis Prunty 11.602
4 48K Brad Keith 11.616
5 38H Jeff Holtz 11.624
6 89E Mike Egan 11.666
7 18M Kelly Bires 11.694
8 40L Jeremy Lepak 11.718
9 40F Dave Feiler 11.727
10 55L Rich Loch 11.74
11 40S Al Schill 11.767
12 43K Matt Kocourek 11.785
13 25K Ross Kenseth 11.792
14 89M Brad Mueller 11.8
15 10R Jon Reynolds Jr. 11.802
16 98B Rob Braun 11.828
17 92M Conrad Morgan 11.832
18 2B Lowell Bennett 11.859
19 16A Steve Apel 11.884
20 26B Chris Blawat 11.895
21 72S Randy Schuler 11.922
22 5F Eric Fransen 11.963
23 61E Jerry Eckhardt 12.02
24 8W Josh Wallace 12.099
25 9P Tommy Pecaro 12.149
26 12G Mike Graczkowski 12.315

 

2:13

Brad Keith taking a look at the tires after practice

 

 

2:12

Becca Kasten just went to the top of thr charts with a lap of 11.547.

 

2:11

From what we see it's at 23. We are still checking.

 

2:11

Comment From sportsman12 

Do you guys have a count on how many SLM's there are?

 

2:10

Mike Egan taking a look at the motor

 

 

2:04

The crew of Brad Mueller checking tire temps

 

 

2:01

Dennis Prunty #42

 

 

1:57

We've got a short break in the action as the saftey trucks do a little clean up on the front stretch

 

1:53

Kelly Bires #18 is in the next group of cars to head on to the track

 

 

1:51

Multiple time track champion, Conrad Morgan #92 lined up for practice

 

 

1:47

Lowell Bennett making some final adjustments before he heads back on track

 

 

1:42

Becca Kasten getting ready to head out for practice

 

 

1:39

We also have two types of Late Models here as well with the Limited Late Models acting as the under card for tonight's action.

 

1:38

The tower just called Late Model to the track for practice.

 

1:36

We did only run a few laps, but here are times from the first 20 minutes of practice.
1 51B Kyle Busch 11.561
2 42P Dennis Prunty 11.602
3 38H Jeff Holtz 11.624
4 40L Jeremy Lepak 11.718
5 40F Dave Feiler 11.727
6 51K Becca Kasten 11.734
7 25K Ross Kenseth 11.792
8 98B Rob Braun 11.828
9 43K Matt Kocourek 11.922
10 72S Randy Schuler 11.922
11 16A Steve Apel 11.96
12 92M Conrad Morgan 12.005
13 26B Chris Blawat 12.017
14 18M Rob Maynor 12.101
15 8W Josh Wallace 12.115
16 55L Rich Loch 12.28
17 12G Mike Graczkowski 12.315
18 2B Lowell Bennett 12.318
19 89M Brad Mueller 12.348
20 89E Mike Egan 12.949

 

1:32

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1:31

Track drying is going well. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

1:28

We now see some of the teams taking the rain covers off their cars as we look to get practice back going here at the Slinger Nationals.

 

1:09

Another light shower has moved into the area once again. According to the radar, once this cell passes, we should have clear skies for the remainder of the day.

 

12:54

The rain has stopped, but the track is still wet. There is a lot of humidity in the air today so it's going to be a warm one here at Slinger.

 

12:24

While we wait check out the past winners from the Slinger Nationals. http://www.shorttrackhistory.org/Events/Slinger.html

 

12:23

Five-time Slinger Nationals winner Lowell Bennett on the track before the rain. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

12:16

A brief rain shower has moved into the area. Practice will resume as soon as it passes.

 

12:13

Ross Kenseth taking a break from practice

 

 

12:11

Cars getting ready to head out on the track for practice

 

 

12:09

Kyle Busch making some adjustments early in practice

 

 

12:02

Comment From sportsman12 

hooked up and ready here from Pensacola, FL...thanks to all you folks at speed51!!

 

12:00

The best way and the only way to see the Slinger Nationals is live. We will have updates all day today.

 

12:00

Comment From kevin 

will it be live video feed?

 

11:59

Comment From Mike Ray 

Thanks Speed51.com!

 

11:59

This session will go for two hours so we will be in and out to start the day.

 

11:59

Practice is about to get rolling and we will have more as we go. We were told there are at least 24 Super Late Models here, but we need to check that first.

 

11:24

Practice will be starting here at the top of the hour.

 

11:14

TODAY'S SCHEDULE
9:00am – Pit Gates Open
12:00pm – 2:00pm Practice
2:30pm – Drivers Meeting
3:30pm – Qualifying
5:30pm – Qualifying Race – 30 laps (4 advance)
6:00pm – Autograph Session
6:50pm – Opening Ceremonies
7:05pm – SLM Semi
7:20pm – Late Model Feature

 

11:12

Good afternoon and welcome to Slinger Speedway (WI) for the 32nd installment of the Miller Lite Slinger Nationals. It's the biggest summer time Super Late Model show in Wisconsin as the drivers will race for 200 laps tonight on the Slinger high banks that have over 30 degrees of banking. We will have all the action here today from the Slinger Nationals.

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Trackside Now: Miller Lite Slinger Nationals 200 – Slinger Speedway (WI) – 7/10/11