Kevin Brannon strikes again, this time capturing the Laris Motorsports Insurance $20,000 Shootout win at the RAD Torque Spring Fling presented by Optima Batteries.
BENSON, NC — The RAD Torque Spring Fling presented by Optima Batteries at GALOT Motorsports Park fired up with Rob’s Test & Tune Tuesday in which drivers dialed their cars in for a full slate of racing throughout the week.
The victor of the Laris Motorsports Insurance $20,000 Shootout would partake in the first winner’s circle celebration of the weekend. The list of the 32 competitors consisted of seasoned veterans and up-and-coming talent alike.
As the day progressed into the early afternoon a ladder was set at eight cars including John Brown, Noah Lewis, Chris Gulitti, Troy Williams Jr., Kevin Brannon, Gary Williams, Mike Harbaugh, and Kyle Cultrera. Troy Williams Jr. was .017 total to advance past the .018 light of Cultrera, while Gulitti turned it .001 red to Harbaugh. Gary Williams broke out by just one thousandth on Lewis for the loss, and Brown was two thousandths red against Brannon’s .014 package.
In the semifinals Lewis was .002 red to Williams while Brannon used a .017 advantage on the tree and took one thousandth on Harbaugh for the win, creating an all-star matchup in the next round. Neither driver was a stranger to a Fling final, with both racers having a reputation of dominating big bucks bracket races across the country,
By way of Williams’ redlight, it was “The Rabbit” who backed up his Spring Fling Million main event win just under two weeks prior with the Laris $20,000 big check.
Advanced Product Design $15,000 Warm-Up Wednesday will kick off with a time run for all on property at 8:30 a.m. starting with Group A.
Everything will be streamed live as it happens on the MotorManiaTV YouTube channel free to the viewer courtesy of JEGS Performance and Hoosier Racing Tire with new exclusive content produced by the Fling Team.
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