CONTINUES TO DOMINATE MAHDER 55!
30, 2022) Jimmy Mars continued his dominance of the annual
'Mahder 55' last Thursday night, September 22 at the nearby Red
Cedar Speedway in Menomonie, Wisconsin! After securing a heat race
triumph in preliminary action, Jimmy rolled off from the pole position
in the 55-lap feature event. The popular driver known as "The
Iceman" then led from flag-to-flag in the headliner to bag
the $5,555 top prize for his eleventh win of the 2022 season ahead
of a top five that included runner-up A.J. Diemel, Chad Mahder,
Darrell Nelson, and Rick Hanestad!
Over the weekend at Red Cedar Speedway, the 42nd Annual 'Punky
Manor Challenge of Champions' was held and a $4,500 paycheck was
up for grabs for the WISSOTA Late Models. Jimmy moved up two spots
during his heat race on Friday evening to finish in the second position.
After inclement weather on Saturday night pushed the 40-lap main
event back to Sunday afternoon, Jimmy ran as high as second in the
running order of the daytime special event. At the checkers of the
'Punky Manor Challenge of Champions,' the Menomonie, Wisconsin ace
found himself in the fourth spot behind only race winner Chad Mahder,
Darrell Nelson, and A.J. Diemel! Complete results from the action-packed,
extended weekend can be accessed online at www.redcedarspeedway.com.
“It was awesome to win another Mahder 55 trophy,” quoted
Mars today after also winning the race in 2021, 2019, 2018, and
2017. “That race is always special to us, as is the Punky
Manor so it was a really big weekend for our team and our partners.
I got up to second there in Sunday’s feature and I could have
just rode to finish runner-up, but I decided to go for the win and
fell back to fourth. Things have been going pretty well for us as
of late and hopefully that continues heading into this weekend’s
Red Clay Classic.”
Jimmy and his Mars Racing team will look to remain red hot when
they roll into ABC Raceway in Ashland, Wisconsin on September 30-October
1. The 47th Annual ‘Red Clay Classic’ will be held this
weekend and Jimmy will look to add a sixth race title to his illustrious
resume. Preliminary action will be held later tonight at ABC Raceway,
while Saturday’s grand finale will boast a $6,000 winner’s
check for the WISSOTA Late Model division. Jimmy has previously
recorded ‘Red Clay Classic’ wins back in 2015, 2004,
1996, 1995, and 1994. Additional information can be found online
by pointing your web browser to www.abcraceway.com.
The Mars Racing team would like to thank all of their 2022 marketing
partners including: Veit & Company, Inc., Vonco, Deppe Enterprises,
T.L. Sinz Plumbing, Keyes Chevytown, ARMI Contractors, Baileigh
Industrial, Mid-States Equipment & Hydraulics, Quality Freight
Rate, Accurate Construction, MB Customs Race Cars, Pro Power Racing
Engines, Joe Provo Racewear, Joe Signs, Graveyard Auto, VP Racing
Fuels, CMD Shocks, Integra Racing Shocks, Swift Springs, Wilwood
Engineering, Wiles Driveshafts, Wehrs Machine & Racing Products,
Speedwerx, FK Rod Ends, Champion Racing Oil, Delph Communications,
Sweet MFG., Allstar Performance, Peterson Fluid Systems, Champ Pans,
and Performance Bodies.
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Media Contact: Ryan Delph - Delph Communications