11:07
Thanks to everyone for joining us and have a great night!
11:07
Comment From Jill

Woohoo! Way to go Chris & team!!!!

11:07
Comment From Nancy

Thank you Speed51! Great coverage.

11:07
Tech is cleared and Chris Wimmer is your official winner of the Triple Crown round 3 and Triple Crown championship.
10:49
Chris Wimmer won the Triple Crown overall championship by 6 points over Dave Feiler.
10:49
10:49
Today’s coverage of 2014 Championship Round of the Triple Crown Series at Madison International Speedway in Oregon, Wisconsin is presented by Pathfinder Chassis in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin. Pathfinder Chassis offers a number of services, including chassis repair & setup, shock dyno & quick change rear end service. They also carry a complete inventory of chassis and suspension parts. Click here view their latest catalog.
10:48
We will head down to tech to make sure everyone clears.
10:48
Triple Crown Round 3 Unofficial Results

1 Chris Wimmer
2 Bobby Wilberg
3 Nick Murgic
4 Skylar Holzhausen
5 Travis Sauter
6 Dave Feiler
7 Casey Johnson
8 Bobby Kendall
9 Jeremy Miller
10 Russ Blakely
11 Brian Johnson Jr
12 Collin Reffner
13 Johnny Baumeister
14 Dale Nottestad
15 Austin Luedtke
16 Kyle Shear
17 Jeff Storm
18 Ross Zumbach
19 Chuck Garetson
20 Tim Schendel
21 Steve Rubeck
22 Michael Bilderback
23 Landry Potter
24 Gary LaMonte
10:42
Comment From Joan

Great job Chris.

10:39
We will get a full field rundown as soon as possible.
10:39
Wimmer in Victory Lane
10:39
Comment From Gus

Great job Wimmer!!!!

10:38
Comment From Nancy

Woo hoo!,,,,

10:38
Comment From cammy

GREAT Job Chris!!!!

10:38
Comment From Hank W

Way to go uncle Chris!

10:38
Wimmer
10:38
Comment From Guest

Wimmer wins triple crown or filer?

10:35
Wimmer in Victory Lane
10:34
With Wimmer winning and Feiler finishing 6th he wins the Triple Crown
10:31
CHECKERED FLAG – Wimmer wins
10:31
WHITE FLAG for Chris Wimmer
10:31
Lap 98: Sauter into fifth.
10:30
Lap 97: Wimmer still with a huge lead over Wilberg.
10:30
Lap 96: Sauter still looks for a way around Feiler.
10:30
Lap 96: Sauter peeks to the inside of Feiler.
10:29
Lap 85: Sauter all over the Feiler machine for fifth.
10:29
Lap 94: Sauter closes in on Feiler for fifth.
10:29
Lap 93: WImmer, Wilberg, Murgic, Holzhausen and Feiler are your top five.
10:29
Lap 92: Sauter gets passed MIller and into sixth.
10:28
Lap 91: WImmer continues to lead by a large margin.
10:28
Lao 90: Sauter peeks to the inside of Miller for sixth.
10:28
Lap 89: Sauter is up to seventh and closing in on Miller for sixth.
10:27
Lap 88: Wimmer leads Wilberg by half a straighyaway.
10:27
Lap 87: Holzhausen closes in on Murgic for third.
10:27
Lap 86: Wilber is up to second.
10:26
Lap 85: Wimmer leads by well over 20 car lengths.
10:26
Lap 84: Wilberg and Murgic continue to battle for the second spot.
10:26
Lap 82: WIlberg and Murgic side by side for second again.
10:25
Lap 82: Wilberg is all over Murgic for second.
10:25
Lap 81: Wimmer leads by fifteen car lengths.
10:25
Lap 80: Sauter and Johnson side by side for 8th.
10:25
Lap 79: Holzhausen into fourth.
10:25
Lap 79: Holzhausen to the outside of Feiler for fourth.
10:24
Lap 78: Wimmer leads by five car lengths.
10:24
Lap 77: Murgic into second.
10:24
Lap 76: Murgic and Wilberg side by side for second.
10:24
GREEN FLAG Lap 75: Wimmer to the lead.
10:23
One to go….again.
10:22
Trouble as we were coming to green, WIlberg appeared to jump the start, so it was a no start, but Storm and Shear piled into the car ahead of them and had damage and pulled into the pits.
10:20
Drivers get the one to go from the flagman.
10:20
Wimmer chooses the outside for the restart. Cars double up and get ready to go racing.
10:18
Drivers fire their engines and are rolling on the track. We will have 25 more laps of racing.
10:16
Crews are clearing the track and we are getting set to go back racing.
10:15
Full Field Rundown Lap 75
Wimmer
Wilberg
Feiler
Murgic
Miller
Holzhausen
Sauter
Johnson
Luedtke
Shear
Storm
Blakely
Kendall
B. Johnson
Reffner
Baumeister
Nottestad
Zumbach
Garetson
Schendel
Rubeck
Bilderback
Potter
LaMonte
10:13
Miller says he is loose off the corner and is trying to tighten up the car.
10:13
Wilberg says he needs to tighten his car up.
10:13
Leader Wimmer is making small changes at the break.
10:12
Feiler sits in his car while his crew makes adjustments.
10:12
Murgic says he needs to get his brakes back, they were fading.
10:12
Sauter is up to seventh after starting 19.
10:05
Lap 60: the break can come any time in the next 15 laps.
10:05
Sauter is up to seventh after starting 19.
10:02
Caution for the break.
10:02
Thanks!
10:02
Comment From Nancy

13 points

10:02
The caution will fly for the break after the drivers complete lap 75, which they are on now.
10:01
Lap 74: The lap traffic allowed Wilberg to close the gap a little, but he is now in lap traffic.
10:01
Lap 72: Kendall and Johnson are side by side in front of the leader trying to stay on the lead lap.
10:00
Lap 71: Wimmer has side by side lap traffic right in front of him.
10:00
Drivers will get 10 minutes to make changes on the front stretch.
10:00
The break will come any time in the next six laps.
10:00
Top 5
Wimmer
Wilberg
Feiler
Murgic
Miller
9:59
Lap 66: Wimmer clears lap traffic.
9:59
Lap 65: Wimmer has side by side lap traffic right in front of him. The get single file and allow room for him to pass.
9:58
Lap 64: Wimmer is coming up on lap traffic.
9:57
I believe it is about 15 points, so currently Feiler would win.
9:57
Comment From Guest

What’s the points spread from Wimmer to fieler who has to finish where

9:56
Lap 55: Wimmer inside of Wilberg. Slight contact and Wimmer to the lead.
9:55
Lap 43: Wimmer with another good run, but not able to fully pull to the inside of the 28 car.
9:54
Lap 52: Wimmer to the inside of Wilberg, but Wilberg shuts the door.
9:54
Lap 52: Wimmer takes a look to the inside of Wilberg.
9:54
Lap 51: Wilber continues to lead, bt Wimmer is right there.
9:54
Lap 50: Sauter is up to 8th.
9:53
Lap 50: Shear is way off the pace and has slipped back to ninth.
9:52
Lap 46: Murgic moved to fourth and MIller fifht.
9:52
Lap 46: Problems for Shear, he is off the pace and falls from his fourth spot.
9:52
Lap 45: Wimmer continues to follow in Wilbergs tire tracks at the front.
9:52
Lap 44: Cars are single file around Madison International Speedway.
9:51
There will be a ten minute break during the race. The break will happen sometime between lap 60 and 75
9:51
Lap 41: Miller closes in on Murgic for the fifth spot.
9:51
Lap 40: Wimmer is on the rear bumper of WIlberg.
9:50
p16
9:50
Comment From Guest

were is nottlestad

9:50
Comment From cammy

go Chris Wimmer

9:50
Lap 38: Wilberg and WImmer have checked out from the rest of the field.
9:50
Lap 37: Sauter is gets inside Luedtke and he’s up to ninth.
9:49
Lap 37: Wimmer has over 15 car lengths on third place Feiler.
9:49
Lap 35: Wimmer can catch Wilberg in the corners, but on the straightaway Wilberg pulls away.
9:49
Lap 34: Wilber continues to lead Wimmer, the gap is less than half a second.
9:48
Lap 32: Sauter is up to 10th and pressuring Austin Luedtke for ninth.
9:48
Lap 31: Wimmer appears to be closing in on Wilberg at the front.
9:48
Lap 30: Travis Sauter is up to 11th and closing in on the top ten.
9:47
Lap 29: Murgic still looks for a way around Shear for fourth.
9:47
Lap 28: Wilberg leads Wimmer by three car lengths, who has five car lengths over Feiler.
9:47
Lap 27: Murgic is all over the back bumper of Shear for fourth.
9:46
Lap 26: Miller and Reffner race side by side for 6th, give the spot to Miller.
9:46
Lap 25: Wimmer pulls away from Feiler and holds on to second.
9:46
Lap 24: Feiler tries to look inside WImmer for second.
9:46
Lap 24: WImmer and WIlberg continue to battle. WIlberg to the lead.
9:45
GREEN FLAG: Wimmer and WIlberg side by side for the lead.
9:45
One to go.
9:45
Cars double up for the restart.
9:43
22nd.
9:43
Comment From Guest

Where’s potter?

9:43
Comment From Wimmer Fan

Go Chris Wimmer!

9:43
Wilber leads Wimmer, Shear, Feiler and Murgic – that’s your top 5.
9:42
Travis Sauter, who started 19th is up to 12th.
9:42
CAUTION Lap 23: Blakely goes around on the front stretch.
9:42
Top Ten Rundown Lap 21
Wilberg
Wimmer
Shear
Feiler
Murgic
Reffner
Holzhausen
Miller
Johnson
Schendel
9:41
Lap 20: Shear slams the door on Feiler.
9:41
Lap 20: Feiler peeks to the inside of Shear for third.
9:40
Lap 19: Wimmer appears to be closing in a little on Wilberg.
9:40
Lap 18: Jeremy Miller is on the move, he’s all over the bumer of Holzhausen for seventh.
9:40
Lap 16: The only side by side battle on the track is Schendel and Johnson for 9th.
9:39
Lap 15: Feiler closes in on Shear for fourth.
9:39
Lap 14: Reffner on the move he’s up to sixth.
9:39
Lap 13: Wilberg still leads Wimmer by about ten car lengths.
9:38
Lap 12: Fast timer Murgic also making his way to the front, he’s up to fifth.
9:38
Lap 11: Feiler works his way to the front, he is inside Holzausen and up to fourth.
9:37
Lap 10: Shear to the inside of Holzhausen for third.
9:37
Lap 10: Shear into fourth and all over Holzhausen for third.
9:37
Lap 9: Wilberg leads WImmer by ten car lengths.
9:37
Lap 8: Shear and Shendel race side by side for fourth.
9:37
Lap 7: Wimmer to seconf.
9:36
Lap 6: Wimmer now works on Holzhausen for second, hes to the inside.
9:36
Lap 5: Wilberg to the inside of Holzhausen for the lead, give the lead to WIlberg.
9:36
Lap 4: Wilberg dives to the inside of Wimmer in three for second, WIlberg into second.
9:36
Lap 4: Wilberg into third, Schendel settled into fourth.
9:36
Lap 3: Wimmer closes in on Holzhausen at the front.
9:35
Lap 3: Kyle Shear to the outside of Wilberg for fourth.
9:35
Lap 2: Wimmer into second.
9:35
Lap 2: Wimmer and Schendel side by side for second.
9:35
GREEN FLAG: Holzhausen to the lead.
9:34
`Drivers get the one to go signal.
9:32
Drivers put some heat in their Hoosier racing tires.
9:29
Drivers start their engines.
9:28
24 cars will start the 100-lap feature event.
9:26
Comment From Gus

Go get em Wimmer! Cheering from up North!

9:25
Comment From Dean

Good Luck Chris Wimmer

9:25
Comment From Joan

Way to go Chris!! Wish I could be there

9:25
Comment From Lenny

Go Schendel,In Kentucky

9:25
Comment From Hank W

Let’s Go #52

9:25
Thanks for joining us, be sure to tell us where you are following and who you are cheering for!
9:24
Driver intros are going to be in car. Drivers are buckled in and ready to go on the front stretch.
9:24
Triple Crown Race #3 Line-up
Tim Schendel
Skylar Holzhausen
Bobby Wilberg
Chris Wimmer
Bobby Kendall
Kyle Shear
Colin Reffner
Dave Feiler
Russ Blakely
Nick Murgic
Jeremy Miller
Austin Luedtke
Casey Johnson
Landy Potter
Brian Johnson Jr
Michael Bilderback
Jeff Storm
Chuck Garetson
Travis Sauter
Dale Nottestad
Gary LaMonte
Steve Rubeck
Bill Baumeister
Ross Zumbach

9:17
Comment From Guest

Go after them Travis Sauter. Good luck bud!

9:17
Super Late Model drivers are pulling on to the track for driver intros.
9:12
After the Sportsman feature there will be out of car introductions for Round 3 of the Triple Crown.
9:05
9:05
Today’s coverage of 2014 Championship Round of the Triple Crown Series at Madison International Speedway in Oregon, Wisconsin is presented by Pathfinder Chassis in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin. Pathfinder Chassis offers a number of services, including chassis repair & setup, shock dyno & quick change rear end service. They also carry a complete inventory of chassis and suspension parts. Click here view their latest catalog.
8:58
The Sportsman cars are on track for their feature.
8:58
The Bandit feature is coming to an end.
8:53
Tim Schendel\’s crew changes gears before the feature. (Speed51.com photo)
8:53
Tim Schendel\’s crew changes gears before the feature. (Speed51.com photo)
8:45
Skylar Holzhausen finished third in round 2 of the Triple Crown and said his car is good tonight. (Speed51.com photo)
8:43
Michael Bilderback had a left rear tire issue in the heat race. They are working to get it fixed. (Speed51.com photo)
8:41
Jeff Storm had a miss in his motor earlier in the day but says it\’s fixed. (Speed51.com photo)
8:27
It is intermission at the track. Then we will have the Bandit feature, the Sportsman feature and then the Triple Crown 100.
8:25
8:24
CHECKERED FLAG: Kendall gets past Sauter in three and four to win. Sauter second and Johnson third.
8:24
WHITE FLAG: Kendall all over the bumer of Sauter, he gets inside of him off of turn two.
8:23
Lap 8: Kendall appears to be closing in on Johnson. He’s within half a car length.
8:23
Lap 7: Sauter leads Kendall by five car lengths.
8:23
Lap 5: Johnson slams the door, Kendall peeks to the inside again and takes the second spot.
8:22
Lap 4: Kendall looks to the inside of Johnson.
8:22
Lap 3: Sauter leads by three car lengths. Bobby Kendall is up to third and pressuring Johnson for second.
8:22
Lap 2: Johnson to second.
8:22
Lap 2: Casey JOhnson follows on the outside and he and Baumeister are side by side for second.
8:21
GREEN FLAG: Sauter to the lead on the outside.
8:21
Drivers get the one to go signal
8:21
Comment From Joan

Way to go Chris

8:20
Super Late Model Heat #2 Line-up
Bill Baumeister
Travis Sauter
Brian Johnson Jr
Casey Johnson
Tim Schendel
Bobby Kendall
Jeremy Miller
Gay LaMonte
Jeff Storm
8:18
Super Late Model Heat #2 will be next.
8:18
CHECKERED FLAG: Wimmer wins, Potter second and Rubeck third.
8:18
WHITE FLAG: Landry Potter up to second.
8:18
GREEN FLAG: Wimmer got the front row to himself and maintains the lead.
8:17
One to go.
8:17
Comment From 52 Fan

Go Chris Wimmer! Thank you Speed 51 for bringing coverage to those of us unable to attend.

8:14
Comment From Nancy

Good luck to Chris Wimmer!

8:14
Top 3
Wimmer
Rubeck
Nottestad
8:14
CAUTION: Bilderback goes around in turn three.
8:14
Lap 8: Wimmer leads Robeck by 3 car lengths.
8:13
Lap 7: GIve the lead to WImmer
8:13
Lap 6: Wimmer to the inside of Rubeck for the lead.
8:13
Lap 5: Wimmer into second.
8:13
Lap 4: Wimmer and Nottestad are now side by side for second and on the bumper of Rubeck.
8:12
Lap 3: Rubeck to the lead. Wimmer follows to the inside and he’s up to second.
8:12
Lap 2: Nottestad and Rubeck still side by side. Wimmer inside Bilderback for third.
8:12
GREEN FLAG: Steve Rubeck and Dale Nottestad side by side for the lead.
8:11
Drivers get the one to go.
8:09
Super Late Models are on track for the first of two heat races.
8:04
Sauter will have his work cut out for him tonight as he qualified 19th and that’s where he will start.
8:03
Dave Feiler won the first Triple Crown event and Travis Sauter won the second.
8:02
Comment From JSwansDad

Great coverage tonight!!! Thanks speed51 for all you do!!

8:00
8:00
The Wayne “Lodi” Lodholz Memorial remembers a great central Wisconsin driver in this annual event at State Park Speedway in Wausau, Wisconsin. Click here for more information.
8:00
Sportsman cars are now on the track for heat races.
7:55
WImmer is actually in a WC2 car. The car is owned by Wes Coon. Chris and Claire both race the car with Chris being Claire’s crew chief.
7:55
Comment From Lenny

Go Schendel,Thanks for the coverage Speed 51,why is Wimmer in a Decker racing car?

7:54
During the drivers meeting the dice was rolled for the invert for the 100-lap feature. The invert will be 11, putting Tim Schendel on the pole.
7:54
Bandit cars are on track for their heat race.
7:51
Bandit and Sportsman heat races will be up next.
7:50
The Chet Championship Night Labor Day Spectactular will take place on Saturday, August 30th at Berlin Raceway in Marne, Michigan. Seven divisions will be in action with $1 hot dogs and $1 beers. Click here for more information.
7:49
CHECKERED FLAG: Shear wins, Feiler second, Kendall third, Reffner fourth, Blakely fifth and Murgic sixth.
7:49
WHITE FLAG: Shear leads Feiler by a car length.
7:49
Lap 8: Feiler all over the bumper of Shear. Kendall holds off Reffner for third.
7:48
Lap 6: Feiler ducks to the inside of Shear, but Shear slams the door.
7:48
Lap 5: Feiler closes in on Shear up front.
7:48
Lap 4: Reffner looks inside Kendall for third.
7:48
Lap 4: Give second to Feiler.
7:47
Lap 3: Feiler and Kendall side by side for second spot.
7:47
Lap 2: Shear leads, Kendall into second, Feiler into third. Feiler inside Kendall for second.
7:47
GREEN FLAG: Kendall and Shear side by side for the lead. Shear takes the lead on the outside.
7:46
Drivers get the one to go signal.
7:45
This is race #3 of the three race Triple Crown Series at MIS.
7:44
The dash cars are on the track and warm-up their tires.
7:43
The final race of the 2014 Yellow River Racing Series season will take place on Saturday, September 13 at Marshfield Motor Speedway in Marshfield, WI. Steve Holzhausen will be looking to defend his championship in a 100-lap race to cap off the Annual Fall Shootout. Click here for more information.
7:42
Dash Line-up
Bobby Kendall
Kyle Shear
Collin Reffner
Dave Feiler
Russ Blakely
Nick Murgic
7:42
The Super Late Model dash will be the first event of the night featuring the top six qualifiers.
7:39
Chris Wimmer is currently second in Triple Crown points. (Speed51.com photo)
7:38
Travis Sauter chums it up racing starts. (Speed51.com photo)
7:37
Dave Feiler is the current Triple Crown point leader. (Speed51.com photo)
7:36
Opening ceremonies are underway. (Speed51.com photo)
7:16
Jeff Storm and Chris Wimmer chat in the drivers meeting. (Speed51.com photo)
7:16
Jeff Storm and Chris Wimmer chat in the drivers meeting. (Speed51.com photo)
7:14
Jeff Storm and Chris Wimmer chat in the drivers meeting. (Speed51.com photo)
7:04
The ISMA Super Modified Series will be heading north of the border on August 15-16. On Friday, they will visit Delaware Speedway in Delaware, Ontario. They will then travel to Sunset Speedway in Innisfil, Ontario. Click here for more information.
7:04
Qualifying Results
Triple Crown Race #3

1 Nick Murgic 17.545
2 Russ Blakely 17.612
3 Dave Feiler 17.64
4 Collin Reffner 17.642
5 Kyle Shear 17.643
6 Bobby Kendall 17.668
7 Jeremy Miller 17.676
8 Chris Wimmer 17.682
9 Bobby Wilberg 17.706
10 Skylar Holzhausen 17.712
11 Tim Schendel 17.757
12 Austin Luedtke 17.778
13 Casey Johnson 17.789
14 Landry Potter 17.821
15 Brian Johnson Jr. 17.862
16 Michael Bilderback 17.871
17 Jeff Storm 17.875
18 Chuck Garetson 17.88
19 Travis Sauter 17.93
20 Dale Nottestad 17.998
21 Gary LaMonte 18.002
22 Steve Rubeck 18.003
23 Bill Baumeister 18.018
24 Ross Zumbach 18.334
6:57
Nick Murgic is your fast qualifier. We will post a full rundown shortly.
6:56
Comment From Cammy

Good Luck Chris Wimmer

6:55
Your top three in qualifying currently are 1. Nick Murgic 2. Russ Blakely and 3. Dave Feiler
6:54
Russ Blakely just jumped up to second quick on the board.
6:53
Comment From Joan

Go get em Chris

6:53
Current point standing in the Triple Crown are: 1. (216) Dave Feiler, 2. (203) Chris Wimmer, 3. (189) Casey Johnson, 4. (154) Michael Bilderback, 5. (152) Jeremy Miller, 6. (149) Bobby Wilberg, 6.. (149) Bobby Kendall, 8. (139) Jeff Storm, 9.. (138) Austin Nason, 10. (126) Chuck Garetson, 10. (126) Russ Blakely, 12. (106) Travis Sauter, 13. 87) Skylar Holzhausen, 14. (80) Gary Lamonte, 15. (69) Rob Braun, 15. (69) Collin Reffner, 17. (68) John Baumeister Jr., 18. (64) Steve Rubeck, 19. 59) Mike Lichtfeld 20. (56) Jamie Wallace, 21. (56) Brian Johnson Jr., 22. (50) Jim Olson
6:51
Nick Murgic just bumped Feiler and is currently your fast qualifier.
6:50
Comment From Nancy

Go Chris Wimmer!

6:49
6:48
The ARCA Gold Cup Series returns to Toledo Speedway in Toledo, Ohio on Friday, August 15th. The ARCA Gold Cup & Main Event Series will get together for the Miller Lite 100 plus a full racing program. Click here for more information.
6:48
Dave Feiler is currently on the top of the board for qualifying with a 17.640.
6:48
Super Late Model qualifying is underway as we are just getting here and getting settled. We will have a full qualifying rundown upon its completion.
6:35
There are 22 super late models here for tonight’s 100 lap event.
6:34
Good evening from Madison International Speedway. We are here for the final round of the Triple Crown.

Trackside Now: SLM Triple Crown at Madison Int’l – 8/8/14