Gardner Steals Kaeding’s Thunder
WATSONVILLE, Ariz. — AMSOIL USAC-CRA Sprint Car Series point leader Damion Gardner stole victory from the grasp of Bud Kaeding on the final lap of Friday night’s USAC/CRA and Western Classic Sprint feature at Ocean Speedway.
Gardner piloted the Scott Sales Company/CSI Shocks Spike/J & D to the win over Kaeding, Nic Faas, Matt Mitchell and Ryan Bernal. Faas led the first 21 laps and Kaeding led the next eight before yielding to Gardner.
Damion Gardner, Bud Kaeding, Nic Faas, Matt Mitchell, Ryan Bernal, Cory Kruseman, Richard Vander Weerd, Markus Niemela, Austin Liggett, Geoff Ensign, Colby Copeland, Brody Roa, Danny Faria, D.J. Johnson, Jace Vander Weerd, Rip Williams, Tony Hunt, Austin Williams, Cody Williams, Mike Spencer, Shane Golobic, Shauna Hogg, Colton Slack.