Wins Continue, Schatz Wins The War In Charlotte
(Photo: Tony Stewart Racing)
McKENZIE, Tenn. (November 10, 2017) – J&J Auto Racing teams continued to harvest wins last week as the McKenzie, Tenn., based manufacturer saw four drivers earn wins in three states and two countries including Florida, New Jersey, North Carolina and Australia.
For the fifth consecutive year, Donny Schatz and the No. 15 Tony Stewart/Curb-Agajanian Racing team broke through the 20-win barrier with a victory at The Dirt Track @ Charlotte on November 3rd. The win put Schatz at 23 victories thus far in 2017. The Textron Off Road/Arctic Cat/Curb/Ford Performance/J&J team also claimed the 2017 World of Outlaws (WoO) Craftsman Sprint Car Series title to wrap up the traditional racing season. They were honored at the WoO series banquet on Sunday, Nov. 5 in Concord, NC.
J&J Auto Racing was also named as the 2017 WoO Craftsman Sprint Car Series “Chassis Builder of the Year” at the awards banquet.
Highlights from the banquet can be found here: http://woosprint.com/news/latest-news/4819-open-red-ep-71-championship-banquet
Lucas Wolfe drove to another victory in the Northeast over the weekend, posting a win against the United Racing Club (URC) at Bridgeport Speedway in New Jersey. The triumph marked Wolfe’s fourth win in a J&J Auto Racing entry this season. Hayden Campbell picked up a win at East Bay Raceway Park in Tampa, FL, on Oct. 28 against the Top Gun Sprint Series to earn his second win behind the wheel of a J&J Auto Racing entry this year in back-to-back weekends.
Dave Murcott won the Australian Sprintcar Allstar event at Maxi Moves Timmis Speedway in Mildura, Vic., Australia on Nov. 4 as the sprint car racing action overseas heats up. In addition, Jamie Oldfield took the winning international on Nov. 3 as he drove to victory lane at the Perth Motorplex in Australia.
For a complete summary of current J&J Auto Racing team victories please see below.
DATE DRIVER TRACK/STATE SERIES
10/28/17 Hayden Campbell East Bay Raceway Park/FL Top Gun Sprint Series
11/3/17 Lucas Wolfe Bridgeport Speedway/NJ URC
11/3/17 Donny Schatz The Dirt Track @ Charlotte/NC WoO
11/3/17 Jamie Oldfield Perth Motorplex/AUS 360ci Division
11/4/17 Dave Murcott Timmis Speedway/AUS Australian Sprintcar Allstars
11/4/17 Donny Schatz 2017 Champion WoO
To see a complete list of J&J Auto Racing race winners to-date, visit http://jandjautoracing.com/About/?Page=Winners
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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