C&H Veteran Ent. presents Hunt Magnetos Wingless Tour geared up for Salute to LeRoy Van Conett at the Stockton Dirt Track Saturday
By Gary Thomas
Stockton, CA – July 4, 2018…The cars and stars of the C&H Veteran Ent. presents Hunt Magnetos Wingless Tour will venture to the San Joaquin County Fairgrounds located Stockton Dirt Track for round seven in the battle for the championship this Saturday night July 7th.
This event honors retired Galt, CA racer LeRoy Van Conett, who was born in Stockton and would go on to become one of the very best to wheel a Sprint Car in California. Special event shirts will be available under the grandstands and LeRoy will be on hand during the night for autographs.
“We look forward to competing at the Stockton Dirt Track this Saturday,” said tour director Rick Faeth. “The C&H Veteran Ent. presents Hunt Magnetos Wingless Tour has continued to be competitive throughout the season and we expect much of the same this weekend. We’ve had five different winners in six races this year and it could easily be six out of seven on Saturday. The only Sprint Car event taking place in Northern California on Saturday is in Stockton, so we hope to see everyone there.”
Roseville’s Scott Hall brings the C&H Veteran Ent. presents Hunt Magnetos Wingless Tour point lead into Saturday’s event. Hall has put together a consistent season and maintains a 20-marker advantage over current second place driver Shawn Jones going into the Salute to LeRoy Van Conett. Troy Degaton, Ryan Siverling and rookie driver Kaimi Costa round out the top-five. Completing the top-10 in the standings are Robert Floyd, Angelique Bell, Nick Larson, Cody Spencer and Terry Schank Jr.
Adult tickets this Saturday July 7 at the Stockton Dirt Track will cost $20, kids 5-10 will be $10 and those four and under are free. All seating will be general admission. Online tickets are available at https://noceti-group.ticketleap.com/july-7-2018-sdt/dates/Jul-07-2018_at_0400PM
The front gate will open at 4pm with racing getting underway around 7. A full program of Quick Time Mortgage qualifying; King Racing Products, SpeedMart and Benic Ent. heat races; the Santamauro Racing Products dash and the Pit Stop USA/ Transport Products Unlimited A-main will be on tap.
The Stockton Dirt Track is a lightning fast 4/10-mile clay oval located on the San Joaquin County Fairgrounds in Stockton, California. The physical address is 1658 S Airport Way, Stockton, CA 95206. For information on the speedway visit www.stocktondirttrack.com
Pit Stop USA/ Transport Products Unlimited A-main winners this season: Kalib Henry (Marysville Raceway February 24), Shawn Jones (Silver Dollar Speedway March 10), Michael Faccinto (Petaluma Speedway March 31), DJ Johnson (Placerville Speedway April 28), Michael Faccinto (Stockton Dirt Track May 26), Bradley Terrell (Petaluma Speedway June 16).
C&H Veteran Ent. presents the Hunt Magnetos Wingless Tour is proudly brought to you by C&H Veteran Ent., Hunt Magnetos, Pit Stop USA, Transport Products Unlimited, Quick Time Mortgage, King Racing Products, SpeedMart, Benic Enterprises, Santamauro Racing Products, Davis Motorsports of Reno, Air One Hvac Systems and TW Racefotos.
Information on the tour can be found by visiting http://www.petaluma-speedway.com/ and clicking on the Hunt Series tab. You can also like the tour on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/joehuntwingless/?pnref=lhc
The Hunt Series debuted in 2010 under the leadership of Roger Gleason with Joe Hunt Magnetos. This season marks the ninth campaign for the traveling Wingless Spec Sprint tour and the second under the Glad Enterprises banner with manager Rick Faeth. If you’re interested in joining the 11-race tour as a marketing partner, please contact Scott Hall at firstname.lastname@example.org
Remaining C&H Veteran Ent. presents Hunt Magnetos Wingless Tour events in 2018:
Saturday July 7: Stockton Dirt Track (Third annual Salute to LeRoy Van Conett)
Saturday July 21: Placerville Speedway
Saturday August 25: Seventh annual Soares Classic– Petaluma Speedway
Wednesday September 5: Gold Cup– Silver Dollar Speedway
Friday November 2: Tribute to Gary Patterson– Stockton Dirt Track