19th Annual Kansas State Championship

Late Model Stock Car Races

On the Historic Half-mile Racetrack at the

Kansas State Fairgrounds

 Hutchinson, Kansas

 

Sunday September 18, 1983

 

Promotional company Speedways Inc. of Wichita, Kansas

Race director C. Ray Hall of Wichita, Kansas

Flagman / starter Nunie Coleman of Wichita, Kansas

Announcers Bo Kline and Warren Hardy of Wichita, Kansas

 

 

 

Larry McDaniels is shown here taking a victory lap after winning both the A feature and the Late Model Stock Car Kansas State Championship on this afternoon Craig Chandler photo for the Hutchinson News

 

 

 

First Heat Race 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Time

1

701

David Brack

Great Bend, Kansas

3:16.3

2

7c

Howard Spitler

Republic, Kansas

 

3

4

Roger Thompson

Johnson, Kansas

 

4

77

Rick Dauer

Falun, Kansas

 

5

05

Mike Lutkie

Wichita, Kansas

 

6

x11

Bud Haehn

Hoisington, Kansas

 

7

00

Rick Taylor

Wichita, Kansas

 

8

101

Herman Hunt

Hutchinson, Kansas

 

9

M14

Henry Martin

McPherson, Kansas

 

 

  

 

Second Heat Race 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

 

1

60

David Hughes

Breckinridge, Oklahoma

 

2

18

Tony Bruce, Sr.

Liberal, Kansas

 

3

50B

Larry McDaniels

Wichita, Kansas

 

4

D11

David Hennan

Wichita Falls, Texas

 

5

47

Jerry Covert

Topeka, Kansas

 

6

M1

Marvin McNett

Great Bend, Kansas

 

7

48M

Craig Miller

Hutchinson, Kansas

 

8

99

Leroy Dauer

Falun, Kansas

 

9

z21

Steve Foster

Abilene, Kansas

 

 

  

 

Third Heat Race 8 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Time

1

23

Jeff Scott

Roxbury, Kansas

3:19.2

2

L99

Ron Dauer

Falun, Kansas

 

3

D21

Don Davis, Jr.

Hutchinson, Kansas

 

4

70x

Don Morris

Junction City, Kansas

 

5

7B

Clay Bontrager

Hutchinson, Kansas

 

6

44x

Rob Glasse

Wichita, Kansas

 

7

76

Errol Lank

Wichita, Kansas

 

8

17

James Shepherd

Wichita Falls, Texas

 

 

  

 

Trophy Dash 5 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Time

1

60

David Hughes

Breckinridge, Oklahoma

1:40.1

2

18

Tony Bruce, Sr.

Liberal, Kansas

 

3

4

Roger Thompson

Junction City, Kansas

 

4

7c

Howard Spitler

Republic, Kansas

 

 

  

 

Consolation Race 10 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

 

  1

7B

Clay Bontrager

Hutchinson, Kansas

 

  2

D11

David Hennan

Wichita Falls, Texas

 

  3

70x

Don Morris

Junction City, Kansas

 

  4

50B

Larry McDaniels

Wichita, Kansas

 

  5

05

Mike Lutkie

Wichita, Kansas

 

  6

18

Tony Bruce, Sr.

Liberal, Kansas

 

  7

701

David Brack

Liberal, Kansas

 

  8

4

Roger Thompson

Junction City, Kansas

 

  9

60

David Hughes

Breckinridge, Oklahoma

 

10

47

Jerry Covert

Topeka, Kansas

 

11

X11

Bud Haehn

Hoisington, Kansas

 

12

7c

Howard Spitler

Republic, Kansas

 

 

  

 

B Feature Race 10 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

Time

1

44x

Rob Glasse

Wichita, Kansas

4:07.8

2

M1

Marvin McNett

Great Bend, Kansas

 

3

76

Errol Lank

Wichita, Kansas

 

4

48M

Craig Miller

Hutchinson, Kansas

 

5

17

James Shepherd

Wichita Falls, Texas

 

6

99

Leroy Dauer

Falun, Kansas

 

7

00

Rick Taylor

Wichita, Kansas

 

8

z21

Steve Foster

Abilene, Kansas

 

9

M14

Henry Martin

McPherson, Kansas

 

 

 

 

A Feature Race 20 Laps

Place

Car #

Driver

From

 

  1

50B

Larry McDaniels

Wichita, Kansas

 

  2

60

David Hughes

Breckinridge, Oklahoma

 

  3

23

Jeff Scott

Roxbury, Kansas

 

  4

4

Roger Thompson

Junction City, Kansas

 

  5

L99

Ron Dauer

Falun, Kansas

 

  6

7B

Clay Bontrager

Hutchinson, Kansas

 

  7

70x

Don Morris

Junction City, Kansas

 

  8

77

Rick Dauer

Falun, Kansas

 

  9

D11

David Hennan

Wichita Falls, Texas

 

10

7c

Howard Spitler

Republic, Kansas

 

11

44x

Rob Glasse

Wichita, Kansas

 

12

18

Tony Bruce, Sr.

Liberal, Kansas

 

13

17

James Shepherd

Wichita Falls, Texas

 

14

47

Jerry Covert

Topeka, Kansas

 

McDaniels passed Hughes on the 13th lap and pulled away to win by a comfortable margin.

 

 

  

 Kansas State Late Model Sock Car Championship

Determined from those winning the most total points over the two days of Late Model Stock Car racing at the Kansas State Fair.

Place

Driver

From

Points

1

Larry McDaniels

Wichita, Kansas

157

2

David Hughes

Breckinridge, Oklahoma

129

3

Clay Bontrager

Hutchinson, Kansas

113

4

Ron Dauer

Falun, Kansas

104

5

Don Morris

Junction City, Kansas

100

6

Rob Glasse

Wichita, Kansas

  97

7

David Brack

Great Bend, Kansas

  63

8

Tony Bruce, Sr.

Liberal, Kansas

  59

 

 

 

 

#4 Roger Thompson of Junction City, Kansas leading #18 Tony Bruce of Liberal Kansas through the northeast turn on this afternoon Jim Petty collection

 

 

 

 

Howard Spitler

Racing from the Past website

Leroy Dauer

Racing from the Past website

Craig Miller

Racing from the Past website 

Ron Dauer

Racing from the Past website

  

 

 

Don Davis, Jr.

Racing from the Past website

Roger Thompson

Racing from the Past website

Steve Foster

Racing from the Past website

Rob Glasse

Racing from the Past website

 

 

 

Larry McDaniels

Bill Rogers collection

Bud Haehn

Racing from the Past website

David Brack

Racing from the Past website

Don Morris

Racing from the Past website

 

 

 

David Hennan

Mikek Cornelison photo

Clay Bontrager

81 Speedway program

 

 

 

 

 

 

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