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LoanMart Racing battles through mechanical issues at Irwindale Raceway
Encino, Calif. -- Mechanical issues usually come when you least expect it, and when it rains it pours. That was the case for Team LoanMart at their home track of Irwindale Event Center on Saturday, August 16th. Two of the three LoanMart Racing entries on Back to School night dealt with major mechanical problems that didn’t allow a fighting chance against the fierce competition of both touring racing series, Spears SRL Southwest Tour and Lucas Oil Modified.
The Irwindale grandstands were full and the fans were excited for a fast night of racing kicked off by The Spears SRL Southwest Tour. The Regional Stock Car Series featured 21 cars with drivers from across the western United States. Unfortunately for LoanMart, their sole entry, the #25 car driven by San Bernardino’s Brandon Loverock, had a throttle issue that put him in the wall during the qualifying round and ultimately ended his weekend.
The Lucas Oil Modified Tour, presented by LoanMart, featured a record-breaking 35 cars. The LoanMart Super Fast 75 was round seven of a 10- round season. With two entries in the feature, LoanMart, California’s largest auto tile loan lender (http://www.800loanmart.com/
It was not the night LoanMart hoped for after Shelby Stroebel’s win in the Lucas Oil Modified tour last month. However, they are looking ahead to Round 8 of the 10-race series at Lucas Oil I-10 Speedway in Blythe, CA on September 27.
About Lucas Oil Modified
The Lucas Oil Modified Series presented by LoanMart is supported by a potent marketing concept known as "Team Lucas" whose members include General Tire, GEICO, E3 Spark Plugs, Optima Batteries, Ole Smoky Moonshine, iON Cameras, Speedco Truck Lube and Tire, BILSTEIN Shocks, LoanMart and SuperClean.
About the SPEARS Southwest Tour Series
Celebrating its 14th season in 2014, the SPEARS Southwest Tour Series (http://www.srlsouthwesttour.com/
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