Hirst Wins Civil War HK Classic
7/17/2017- Driver Kyle Hirst showed his strength over the weekend participating in the Howard Kaeding Classic at Ocean Speedway in Watsonville, California.
On Friday evening, Hirst and his Roth team went up against the Civil War 360 Series. Qualifying 5th out of the 28 car field, Hirst finished first in his heat and third in the dash. Hirst went on to win the A-Main Event for his 7th win of the year aboard the Roth Enterprises/HR Livestock machine.
Saturday evening, the Roth team competed in the 410 portion of the HK Classic against the KWS-NARC Fujitsu Series. Hirst qualified 12th overall, won his heat race and finished 8th in the dash event.
Starting on the outside of row #4, Hirst wasted no time by racing his way up to the sixth position by Lap 14. Hirst used both the bottom and top side of the speedway to gain two more spots, coming home with a 4th place finish. Adding another Top-5 to his season stats to complete the weekend.
The Roth Motorsports team would like to thank Roth Enterprises, HR Livestock Transportation, Roth Investments, 3H Cattle, FK Rod Ends, Weld Wheels, Brown & Miller Racing Solutions, Kent Performance and Astro Titanium for their support in 2017.
ON TAP: Hirst and the Roth Motorsports team will have an off weekend of racing this coming week.
SEASON STATS: Races: 37, Wins: 7, Top 5’s: 25, Top 10’s: 32
**Photo credit: TDS Shots
Roth Motorsports: Website: www.rothmotorsports83.com
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