This week, we roll out some new projects, and discuss Metal Mayhem 2016 with winner Vic Whaley Jr, and then talk with CNY regular Mark Benjamin, who won his fifth straight stock class feature at the annual Bath Father’s Day show. This year, the show was held under new leadership, and dubbed the Summer Smash.
This week, we talk with Rick Clarke following his win at the Kings of Old School event in Whitney Point, NY then we talk with Tanner Werkhoven, the driver who broke his femur in 3 places at the Mandan, ND team show Saturday.
This week, we look ahead to the 2016 Bash for Cash. The summer’s premier derby rolls out Friday with inspections and qualifying for the compacts; Sunday’s features include Turn Back the Clock, Old Iron and Compacts, with each paying in excess of $10,000. We catch up with Smash It Promoter Tim Clark, and then Nick King, who built the compact raffle car. We open the show with Zach Johnson, who followed up his Spring Explosion team victory with a win at Saturday’s Drive for Five in Elkhorn, Wisc.
This week, we catch up with Matt Ertman regarding the May 6-7 Crossroads of Destruction show in Albert Lea, MN and then we talk with Jim Olin as he prepares for the launch of Speedworld 2016 at the Finger Lakes Mall in Auburn where James Brown will debut his new RC derby track during the Jailbreak in the Prison City RC Derby.