Wednesday, June 13, 2012

The "Madhouse" Super Late Model Series (SLM)

     We begin a new chapter at IMS with the introduction of the Madhouse SLM series. John Foster in his #33 wins the first ever (Madhouse) pole award with a lap of 6.276. Todd Holloway comes home 2nd in his # 2 car with a lap of 6.373 and a 6.440 was put down by the #98 of Jeremy Brawner to come home 3rd .                                              

     Top (2) in qualifying win their heat races and line up on the front row for the feature . Jeremy lines up 3rd with #88 Jerry Brawner and the #21 Jerry Morgan rounds out the top (5). Everyone on pins and needles to watch these bad azz machines get around the Madhouse . Green / NO WAIT / YF  comes out before we complete a lap / racers ask director for a complete restart / director agrees but because of a couple bad speakers and a bunch of deaf old men we line up in the wrong order.  LOL . Moving on . GGG / Lap (2) Holloway spins off turn and collect the #92 of Jason Crist who makes his return to IMS . Line up coming to the green is Foster , Pappy , Morgan , Jeremy and Holloway . GF / 98 and 2 by Morgan / 21 spins on lap (8) . RS / 2 outside 98 in (1&2)  / 2 tucks back in off (2) / cross over down BS / 2 in the grass in (3&4) / side by side down FS  and into turn (1)  / holloway grabs 3rd off turn (2). Lap (12) 92 spins on the BS. Coming back to the GF / Foster brings them down real sloooow / 33 gases it and leaves them all sitting / 2 after the 88 for 2nd  / 88 shuts the door / 98 after the 2 / Jeremy inside in turns (1&2) / CONTACT / 98 takes 3rd / (1) lap later 98 lose off turn (2) and Holloway goes to the outside down the BS to retake 3rd. Holloway not done / Runs down the 88 / 2 takes 2nd off turn (4) / 98 takes advantage of his dad and takes 3rd  moving Pappy back to 4th . Jeremy back after Holloway / 98 grabs 2nd off turn (4) / 2 retakes the spot off turn (2) / this goes on like this for 3 laps until lap (24) when the 98 gets inside of the 2 off turn (4) / CONTACT / 98 spins and Holloway joins him at the tail. GGG / 2 waste no time getting back up to Pappy and passing him for the 2nd spot just as the 92 spins on lap (28) . RS 98 roughs up his dad not once but twice in (2) laps to take 3rd away . Lap (42) / Foster laps Crist  into turn (1) / 92 spins off turn (2) and collects Jeremy / Meanwhile 88 loses a belt and (6) laps. BOUT TO GET GOOD / GF / Top (3) nose to tail / 98 working on the 2 / Jeremy love taps the 2 off turn (2) door to door down BS / CONTACT / 2 climbs the hill off of turn (4) / 98 clear and up to 2nd. Top (3) running down the back of the pack / 98 closes up on the 33 as they work lap traffic / 2 still right on the rear bumper of 98 / Jeremy gets lose off turn (4) as he trys to get around a lap car / Holloway smells blood and takes back  2nd . Lap (56) 92 spins . RS Lap (60) / Foster lose off turn (2) / NEW LEADER Holloway becomes only 2nd leader of the day / 33 losing the handle on the car and Foster loses 2nd to the 98. Lap (66) 21 spins. We now watch the top (3) run nose to tail to fuel. /FS/ They come back out and run (49) laps and the 2 is stealing the show as top (3) spread out . Lap 124 / 88 spins andthe 98 gets one more shot at getting the first EVER feature  win  in this new series. (25) to go / TODD (HOLLYWOOD) HOLLOWAY walks the dog in the closing laps and wins the inaugural   Madhouse (SLM) 150 . Key Stat. / 2 cars under 6 sec.....2 ran a 5.959 and 98 ran a 5.976.........Great show and now i start on Last Saturdays race witch was blast to watch and race in.........6                      

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