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|Posted: Tuesday May 14th, 2019 03:17 PM||
|Starks Set for Debut at Jackson Motorplex Before Return to Knoxville Raceway
Inside Line Promotions - PUYALLUP, Wash. (May 13, 2019) - Four of the seven scheduled races this season have been rained out for Trey Starks and the Gobrecht Motorsports team.
Last Saturday was more of the same as a late shower cancelled racing at Knoxville Raceway in Knoxville, Iowa, forcing the team to be idle for another weekend.
"Three of the first five races at Knoxville have rained out," Starks said. "The weather was supposed to be good so we're not sure where it came from. Hopefully we'll get past this stuff soon."
The team is scheduled to compete in a Midwest Power Series and Midwest Sprint Touring Series event at Jackson Motorplex in Jackson, Minn., this Friday before returning to Knoxville Raceway on Saturday.
"I haven't ever raced at Jackson so I'm really looking forward to racing there," Starks said. "I've heard great things about the track and the videos I've seen since they redid the track make it look like a racy track."
Friday will mark Starks' second start of the season in a 360ci winged sprint car. He placed second during his season opener.
Saturday is slated to be Starks' third race this season at Knoxville Raceway, where he recorded his career-best finish in the 410 division during the most recent race.
"We gained a lot from the Knoxville opener to the second race so we're eagerly awaiting the next opportunity to continue that growth," he said.
SEASON STATS -
3 races, 0 wins, 1 top five, 2 top 10s, 2 top 15s, 2 top 20s
UP NEXT -
Friday at Jackson Motorplex in Jackson, Minn., with the Midwest Power Series and Midwest Sprint Touring Series and Saturday at Knoxville Raceway in Knoxville, Iowa
MEDIA LINKS -
Starks has t-shirts and hoodies for sale at http://www.TreyStarksRacing.com .
SPONSOR SPOTLIGHT - Beer Hill Gang
The Beer Hill Gang, which is made up of diehard sprint car fans in Central Pennsylvania, has participated in the "Adopt-A-Highway Program," organizes trash clean ups and sponsors various race teams, Hard Charger Awards and laps at the Tuscarora 50. The group is also a strong supporter of the Jeff Gordon's Kick-It Foundation that helps aid children's cancer research. For more information, visit http://www.BeerHillGang.net.
"The Beer Hill Gang is a big supporter of the Gobrecht Motorsports team," Starks said. "The way they've welcomed me into the state of Pennsylvania has been much appreciated."
Gobrecht Motorsports would also like to thank E-Z-GO, Golf Cart Services, Champion Brands, J&J Auto Racing, FK Rod Ends, Fibreworks Composites, Moose Blocks, Brown & Miller Racing Solutions, Gettysburg Rental Center, Gardy's Enterprises, Baker Door Company, Moose Lodge 720, Pancho's Racing Products, Pro Shocks, Auto Meter, KSE Racing Products, Fel-Pro, Taylor Ignition Wires, Miller Welders, K&N Filters, Mettec, Bell Helmets, AL Driveline, DMI, Champion Spark Plugs, ISC Racers Tape, Schroth Racing, HMS Motorsports, King Racing Products, Kinsler Fuel Injection, All Pro Aluminum Cylinder Heads, Ultra Lite Brakes & Components, Security Race Products, Benner's Butcher Shoppe and Darwin L. Martin Trucking for their continued support.
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