30th Annual Kansas State Championship

360 Sprint Car, Road Runner & Thumper Races

On the Historic Half-mile Racetrack at the

Kansas State Fairgrounds

 Hutchinson, Kansas

 

Sunday September 18, 1994

 

 

Promotional company Speedways Inc. of Wichita, Kansas

Race director C. Ray Hall of Wichita, Kansas

Announcer Warren Hardy of Wichita, Kansas

 

 

 

Thumper

First Heat Race 6 Laps

Place

Driver

From

1

Mike Burkhart

Hutchinson, Kansas

2

Mike Jarvis

Wichita, Kansas

3

Lee Steffen

Hutchinson, Kansas

4

Mark Haehn

Wichita, Kansas

5

Bob Lane

Wichita, Kansas

 

 

 

Thumper

Second Heat Race 6 Laps

Place

Driver

From

1

Don Strahley

Junction City, Kansas

2

Kevin Arebalo

Wichita, Kansas

3

Howard Cravens

Wichita, Kansas

4

Lyle Goertzen

Buhler, Kansas

5

T. J. Herl

Wichita, Kansas

 

 

 

Thumper

Third Heat Race 6 Laps

Place

Driver

From

1

Brad Taylor

Hutchinson, Kansas

2

Clint Smith

Hutchinson, Kansas

3

Rusty Rice

White City, Kansas

4

Rod Robinson

Perry, Kansas

5

Joe Wakefield

Hutchinson, Kansas

 

 

 

Thumper

Fourth Heat Race 6 Laps

Place

Driver

From

1

Grady Fielder

Chapman, Kansas

2

Tad Uncapher

Wichita, Kansas

3

Duane Zwickl

Wichita, Kansas

4

Brian Casey

Hutchinson, Kansas

5

Harlan Lofthus, Jr.

Junction City, Kansas

     

 

 

Thumper

B Feature Race 10 Laps

Place

Driver

From

1

Bob Lane

Wichita, Kansas

2

Jeremy Chambers

Yates Center, Kansas

3

Rick Bell

Hutchinson, Kansas

4

Joe Wakefield

Hutchinson, Kansas

  

 

 

Thumper

A Feature Race 12 Laps

Place

Driver

From

  1

Lee Steffens

Hutchinson, Kansas

  2

Brad Taylor

Hutchinson, Kansas

  3

Mike Burkhart

Hutchinson, Kansas

  4

Clint Smith

Hutchinson, Kansas

  5

Bob Lane

Wichita, Kansas

  6

Don Strahley

Junction City, Kansas

  7

Rusty Rice

White City, Kansas

  8

Kevin Arebalo

Wichita, Kansas

  9

Lyle Goertzen

Buhler, Kansas

10

Brian Casey

Hutchinson, Kansas

DNF

Mike Jarvis

Wichita, Kansas

Jarvis led until the ninth lap when he was sidelined with a blown engine.  Inside second row starter Steffens then assumed the lead and held it the rest of the way.

 

 

 

Kansas State Thumper Championship

Determined from those winning the most total points over the three days of Thumper racing at the Kansas State Fair

Place

Driver

From

1

Clint Smith

Hutchinson, Kansas

2

Mike Burkhart

Hutchinson, Kansas

 

 

 

Road Runner

First Heat Race 6 Laps

Place

Driver

From

1

Buddy Mullens

Wichita, Kansas

2

Gayle Smith

Hutchinson, Kansas

3

Danny McFadden

Wichita, Kansas

4

John Schwab

Liberal, Kansas

5

Doug Miller

Hutchinson, Kansas

 

 

 

Road Runner

Second Heat Race 6 Laps

Place

Driver

From

1

Steve Burch

Junction City, Kansas

2

Kenny Schmidt

Hutchinson, Kansas

3

Gary Nulf

Hutchinson, Kansas

4

Jim Evans

Council Grove, Kansas

 

 

 

Road Runner

A Feature Race 15 Laps

Place

Driver

From

  1

Buddy Mullens

Wichita, Kansas

  2

Steve Burch

Junction City, Kansas

  3

Danny McFadden

Wichita, Kansas

  4

Gayle Smith

Hutchinson, Kansas

  5

Gary Nulf

Hutchinson, Kansas

  6

Kenny Schmidt

Hutchinson, Kansas

  7

Ray Thiel

Nickerson, Kansas

  8

Doug Miller

Hutchinson, Kansas

  9

John Schwab

Liberal, Kansas

10

Jim Evans

Council Grove, Kansas

  

 

 

Kansas State Road Runner Championship

Determined from those winning the most total points over the four days of Thumper racing at the Kansas State Fair

Place

Driver

From

1

Gayle Smith

Hutchinson, Kansas

 

 

 

360 Sprint Cars

First Heat Race 6 Laps

Place

Driver

From

1

John Blurton

Dodge City, Kansas

2

Rick Riner

Wichita, Kansas

3

Tony Steenson

Newton, Kansas

4

Adam Fellers

Newton, Kansas

5

Shelby Steenson

Salina, Kansas

 

 

 

360 Sprint Cars

Second Heat Race 6 Laps

Place

Driver

From

1

Jim Selenke

Goddard, Kansas

2

Clay Bontrager

Hutchinson, Kansas

3

Paul Dutton

Wichita, Kansas

4

Chris Cox

Sedgwick, Kansas

5

Doug Hower

Concordia, Kansas

 

 

 

360 Sprint Cars

A Feature Race 15 Laps

Place

Driver

From

  1

Clay Bontrager

Hutchinson, Kansas

  2

Jim Selenke

Goddard, Kansas

  3

John Blurton

Dodge City, Kansas

  4

Paul Dutton

Wichita, Kansas

  5

Shelby Steenson

Salina, Kansas

  6

Adam Fellers

Newton, Kansas

  7

Rick Riner

Wichita, Kansas

  8

Chris Cox

Sedgwick, Kansas

  9

Tony Steenson

Newton, Kansas

10

Roger Thompson

Junction City, Kansas

Blurton started this race on the second row.

 

 

 

Kansas State 360 Sprint Car Championship

Determined from those winning the most total points over the two days of 360 Sprint Car racing at the Kansas State Fair

Place

Driver

From

1

John Blurton

Dodge City, Kansas

 

 

 

Ernest Jennings

Rudy Garcia collection from the Racing From the Past website

 Shelby Steenson

SLYS Speed Shots photo from Steenson collection

Jim Selenke

J D and Jannie Porter collection from the Racing From the Past website

 

 

  

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