Hoosier Racing Tire Will Continue Successful Partnership with Auto Value Bumper to Bumper Super Sprints and King of Wing in 2015  

CASSOPOLIS, Mich. (December 12, 2014) – The most powerful name in short track racing tires, Hoosier Racing Tires, will continue its successful partnership with the Auto Value Bumper to Bumper Super Sprints (AVBBSS) and King of the Wing Sprint Car Shootout for the 2015 racing season.

Hoosier Racing Tire has been the official tire of the AVBBSS since Michigan Short Track Legend Gary Fedewa earned the initial pavement series victory in May of 1997 at Auto City Speedway in Clio, Mich. Since that initial event, Hoosier has helped provide some of the best Sprint Car Racing in the country. During the early portion of the partnership, Hoosier and AVBBSS developed the right rear tire that is continued to be utilized by many Pavement Sprint Car series today.

In 2014, Jason Blonde earned his fifth AVBBSS championship. He wrapped up the title with earning the victory in the season finale at Sandusky (OH) Speedway in September. Other drivers to record wins included California's Jo Jo Helberg (6), Florida's Troy DeCaire (2), Canada's Ryan Litt (1), Ohio's Jimmy McCune (1) and Indiana's Aaron Pierce (1).   Full Story

Helberg Wraps Up King of the Wing
Title with Kern County Victory
Third King of the Wing Victory to Helberg

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (November 23, 2014) –
Jo Jo Helberg won his second consecutive main event and fourth of the series to cap off the King of the Wing Sprint Car Shootout Championship at Kern County (CA) Raceway Park on Sunday, November 23.

Helberg grabbed the lead at the drop of the green flag in the 40-lap feature. He led the entire distance with Aaron Pierce crossing the finish line in second spot. Bobby Santos finished in third spot with David Byrne and Sierra Jackson rounding out the top five.

In preliminary action, heat race victories were earned by Helberg, Pierce and Jackson. In qualifying, Helberg turned the fastest lap at 14.296 seconds.


MADERA, Calif. (November 22, 2014) –
California's Jo Jo Helberg scored his ninth feature victory of the 2014 campaign on Saturday, November 22 after winning the King of the Wing Sprint Car Shoot Out event at Irwindale (CA) Speedway. The event is the fifth event of the series and third main event win for Helberg.

The 40-lap feature began with David Byrne taking the lead. The Wisconsin driver, who earned the USAC Silver Crown victory at Lucas Oil Raceway in Indianapolis this season, led the event for the opening 12 laps with Helberg then advancing to the first position.
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