Salem, IN (September 15, 2020) – The Vore’s Welding CRA Late Model Sportsman Powered by JEGS will return to action this weekend in the 2020 CRA Fall Brawl at the famed Lucas Oil Raceway, located just outside of Indianapolis in Brownsburg, Indiana. The CRA Fall Brawl has become a very popular stock car racing event in central Indiana with each feature winner getting an event signature trophy that includes a pair of boxing gloves. T.J. Fisher is the defending event winner.
After having several events postponed or canceled because of the COVID 19 pandemic, the series began its 2020 season on June 6th at Anderson Speedway, which was won by veteran Tommy Cook over a tough field of 26 cars. Multi-time Anderson Speedway Late Model Champion Jeff Marcum got the win in the series 100 lap special event on July 25th at Anderson Speedway. Austin Coe picked up his first series win of the season in the Norton Transport Raintree 100, at Mt. Lawn Speedway on August 16th. Brandon Varney got his first ever series win in the series event at Anderson Speedway on August 22nd. Coe went back to victory lane in the series last event at Mt. Lawn Speedway on September 6th.
Sunday’s CRA Fall Brawl event will be the second event in the series 2020 Chase for the Championship. Coe won the first event of the Chase at Mt. Lawn Speedway. The third event of the Chase will be at Anderson Speedway on September 26th with the final Championship event on Saturday, October 10th of Winchester 400 Weekend.
Leading series Rookie Tanner Jack was the regular season points Champion and is locked into the final four drivers who will race for the series Championship, as long as he competes in the remaining two Chase events leading up to the Championship event. With his win at Mt. Lawn, Coe is also locked into the final four drivers who will race for the series Championship, as long as he competes in the remaining two Chase events leading up to the Championship event.
The other drivers earning the right to compete over the next two point events to be in the final four drivers to compete for the series Championship on Winchester 400 weekend include 2007 series Champion Billy Hutson, Cassten Everidge, Kent Carson, and former CRA Street Stocks regular Corey Adams.
The 10 divisions racing in this year’s Fall Brawl include the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour, the Vores Welding CRA Late Model Sportsman and the Van Hoy Oil CRA Street Stocks. Also, the Mt. Lawn Speedway Modifieds, ThunderCars, Pro Compacts, Stock Compacts, and Crown Vics. As well as the Thunder Roadsters and AVSCA Vintaged Sprint Cars.
On Saturday, the pit gates will open at 9am. Rotating open practice starts at 12noon and will go to 5:45pm for all divisions except the ThunderCars and Thunder Roadsters.
On Sunday, pit gates open at 9:00am. Each division’s final practice and group qualifying sessions will begin at 11am. Racing will begin at 1:30pm and will include the Fall Brawl 40 for the Vores Welding CRA Late Model Sportsman. In all there will be 10 feature races on Sunday for all the included divisions.
More event and track information is available at www.lucasoilraceway.com.
More information on all the CRA Series is available at www.cra-racing.com.