Stacey Bortz wins Bowling Green and takes ET records in Outlaw Street

Stacey Bortz wins Bowling Green and takes ET records in Outlaw Street

The AMRA Spring Nationals at Beech Bend raceway in Bowling Green KY was a successful outing for GMS Race Team!


Photo by Steve Parsons Photography

She reset the 1/8 mile e.t National Record at 5.30 and the 1/4 mile e.t National Record at 8.25, won 3 rounds of eliminations to win the event.

Gregg Dahl was working through a couple of technical issues, qualified #5 with an 8.59@ 160mph. He won the first round of eliminations with an 8.46@ 161.90.

The riders in order of qualifying were:

1. Stacey Bortz (Uniontown PA GMS)
2. Tim Grindle (Uniontown PA GMS)
3. Nick Gonatas
4. Charley Douglass
5. Gregg Dahl (Uniontown PA GMS)
6.Tom Helms
7. Greg Baugh (Uniontown PA GMS)
8. Verl “Smitty” Smith / Mike Motto (alternate)

Outlaw Street Final Round

 

Outlaw Street Semi-Final Round
Stacey Bortz vs. Gregg Dahl

 

Outlaw Street Semi-Final Round
Nick Gonatas vs. Tim Grindle

 

GMS Race Team would like to thank the following partners for their support: S&S, Vanson Leathers, Victory One Titanium Valves, Bandit Machineworks, MS Shock Therapy, Kadafe and Street King Entertainment, Performance Electronics, Greg Baugh and Arch Manufacturing, JTs Auto & Cycle, Tim Grindle Insulation, Renegade Race Fuels, Ron Tonetti and RTs North Hills Cycle, Penn Summit Insurance Agency, Racing Brothers Shocks, Baker Drivetrain, Axtell Sales, The crew at GMS for their commitment at the shop AND the track, and Special Thanks to Shinko Tires for committing to partner for the 2017 season!

We appreciate all of your continued support! We couldn’t do this without you!

If you are looking for target market advertising, GMS Race Team is seeking sponsors for the 2017 Season upcoming events.

Stay tuned for team updates from the upcoming AMRA race events:

  • Harley Davidson of Williamsport Gas Nationals – Mason Dixon Dragway Hagerstown MD May 19-20
  • Summer Shootout & Rally – Beech Bend Bowling Green KY June 24-25
  • Michigan Nationals Race & Rally – US 131 Motorsports Park Martin MI – July 22-23
  • Pennsylvania Nationals – Numidia Dragway – Numidia PA August 19-20
  • Clay Jones Memorial Race & Rally – Beech Bend Raceway Bowling Green KY Sept 23-24
  • Jim McClure Memorial Harley Nitro Nationals – The Rock Dragway Rockingham NC Oct 14-15

 

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