Mercer, PA (May 26, 2012): Jimmy Light claimed his first career 410 winged Sprint Car victory at Mercer Raceway Park. That came in the Luxaire Heating & Cooling Sprint Car division. The “Tugboat,” Lonny Riggs, docked his Approved Toilet Rentals 358 Modified in victory lane.
Mark Marcucci won his third straight in the Modified Lites presented by Big Daddy’s Speed Center and Rock Concrete, while Pete Blazak regained his winning form in the Mini Stocks. Curtis J. Bish topped the Precise Racing Products Stock Cars and Justin Whitesell was victorious in the Ti22 Performance Outlaw Sprint Warriors.
In the Luxaire Heating & Cooling Sprint cars, the “Wheelman,” Brandon Matus, jumped into the lead and he immediately began to pull away from the field. Matus had a close call when lapping John McCracken in turn four. McCracken spun, and Matus barely avoided contact.