Top 40 Asphalt Stories From RPW During The 2018 Season: #40 – #36

STORIES FROM 2018 – Now, with 2018 coming to a close, we decided to look back at the most talked about and shared stories of the season on the asphalt portion of Race Pro Weekly. So from here to New Years Day, we’re going to count down the top 40 stories you guys liked on our site. Here’s #40-#36

#40: Tyler Thompson Adds To Win Total At NYS Indoor Kart Championships
December 4, 2018

Story By: DAN KAPUSCINSKI / JASON SIMMONS RACING – SYRACUSE, NY – Tyler Thompson is now a six-time main event winner at the NYS Indoor Kart Championships in Syracuse, NY, following two more victories over the weekend.  Read More

#39: Sauter Holds Off Friesen To Win NASCAR Truck Series Race At Bristol; Clinches Regular-Season Title
August 17, 2018

Story By: REID SPENCER / NASCAR – BRISTOL, TN – Passing John Hunter Nemecheck for the lead on Lap 196 of 200 at Bristol Motor Speedway, Johnny Sauter picked up his series-best fifth victory of the season, along with the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series regular-season championship, but fellow two-time champion Matt Crafton wasn’t about to begrudge Sauter his success.  Read More

#38: Ageless Bond Between “Bubba” & “The King” Evident At Daytona During Speedweeks
February 21, 2018

Column By: HOLLY CAIN / NASCAR – DAYTONA BEACH, FL – Richard Petty walked onto pit road Sunday evening after the Daytona 500 just like he raced: fast and focused.  Read More

#37: Hailie Deegan Makes History; Grabs K&N West Win At Meridian; First Female To Earn Victory In Series’ History
September 30, 2018

Story By: JASON CHRISTLEY / NASCAR – MERIDIAN, ID – Hailie Deegan’s first season in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series has been full of historic achievements.  She topped them all Saturday night.  Read More

#36: Michael Christopher Jr. Scores First Career Stafford SK Modified Win
June 16, 2018

Story By: SCOTT RUNNING / STAFFORD MOTOR SPEEDWAY – STAFFORD SPRINGS, CT – Stafford Speedway returned to NASCAR Whelen All-American Series racing action on Friday, June 15th as part of Whelen Event Night. It was a night of milestones for the two premier divisions as Michael Christopher, Jr. scored his first career SK Modified® win by outdueling Ryan Preece in his Uncle Ted’s car.  Read More