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Teams Score Five Wins, Three Championships, Rookie Of The Year Title


(Photo: Tony Stewart Racing Facebook)

McKENZIE, Tenn. (October 17, 2017) – Even as the summer of 2017 becomes old news, J&J Auto Racing teams continue to find heat and sunshine as they picked up five victories, three championships and a rookie of the year title in racing action across the country last week.

Jake McLain laid claim to the Carolina No Bull Sprints series championship with a victory at Traveler’s Rest (SC) Speedway on Saturday, Oct. 14. McLain has earned three 305ci winged sprint car victories to-date this season. On the other side of the country and the other side of sprint car racing, Caleb Saiz also claimed a championship this season as he earned the 305ci non-wing sprint Sandia Speedway title.

Ryan Stillwaggon found the way to victory lane in Mid-Atlantic Sprint Car (MASC) Series competition last Saturday at Grandview Speedway in Bechtelsville, Pa., to win his second on the season. Todd Pudwill won the IMCA 305ci RaceSaver (IMCA) feature event at El Paso County Raceway in Calhan, Co., to put his name on the win board.

Jared Horstman has had a standout season in 2017, winning 11 feature events to-date with J&J Auto Racing. The Ohio native was crowned as the NRA Sprint Invaders/Great Lakes Sprint Series (NRA/GLSS) champion following a 14th place run at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio, on Oct. 11. Max Stambaugh earned Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions (ASCoC) Rookie of the Year honors following the final race of the season at Eldora the same night.

Tony Stewart/Curb-Agajanian Racing’s Donny Schatz posted win No. 22 on the season as he drove to a victory at Port Royal (Pa.) Speedway on Saturday, Oct. 14, against the World of Outlaws (WoO) Craftsman Sprint Car Series. Schatz holds a 162-point lead as the series heads into the final six races of the year. Carl Bowser also won in 410ci winged sprint car action the same night and in the same state as he picked up an Allegheny Sprint Tour (AST) victory in the prestigious Steel City Stampede event at Lernerville Speedway in Sarver, Pa.

For a complete summary of current J&J Auto Racing team victories please see below.



 DATE     DRIVER        TRACK/STATE                   SERIES          



8/26/17  Todd Pudwill         El Paso County Raceway/CO          IMCA

10/14/17 Donny Schatz       Port Royal Speedway/PA               WoO

10/14/17 Carl Bowser          Lernerville Speedway/PA              AST

10/14/17 Jake McLain        Traveler’s Rest Speedway/SC        CNBS

                                           Champion                                       CNBS

10/14/17 Ryan Stillwaggon  Grandview Speedway/PA               MASC

10/14/17 Jared Horstman   Champion                                       NRA/GLSS

10/14/17 Caleb Saiz            Non-Wing 305ci Champion             Sandia Speedway

10/14/17 Max Stambaugh   Rookie of the Year                         ASCoC

 Earlier this season, J&J Auto Racing announced a Twitter contest open to both race teams competing under the brand’s banner as well as the public. For a chance to win a free J&J Auto Racing T-shirt, entrants must follow the brand on Twitter @JJ_Auto_Racing and post an appropriate racing-related image with J&J Auto Racing’s Twitter account tagged and using the hashtag #WinWithJ&J within the post.

A winner from tagged photos will be selected monthly and announced via J&J Auto Racing’s social media pages. All those submitting photos agree to allow J&J Auto Racing usage rights with photo credit. The contest will run through December 31, 2017. Monthly winners will be selected the last day of each month and announced accordingly.

To see a complete list of J&J Auto Racing race winners to-date, visit http://jandjautoracing.com/About/?Page=Winners

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About J&J Auto Racing

For more than 40 years, J&J Auto Racing has been a leader in racecar chassis manufacturing. With intricate attention to detail and a willingness to provide chassis to the consumer’s specifications, J&J has taken its place as a leader in Sprint car racing innovation and safety. Founded and headed by Jack and Bonnie Elam, J&J Auto Racing is based in McKenzie, Tenn. For more information regarding J&J Auto Racing, please visit www.jandjautoracing.com or follow the brand on Twitter @JJ_Auto_Racing and on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/JJAutoRacing/. 


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