Grand National Championship

Late Model Stock Car & Late Model Sportsman Races

On the Historic Half-Mile Racetrack at the

Kansas State Fairgrounds

Hutchinson, Kansas

 

Saturday July 30, 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  

 

Total Late Model Stock Cars Entered 37 

Attendance 2,500

 

 

 

Farris Collier of Glencoe, Oklahoma - Mike Corenlison photo

 

 

 

 

Late Model Sportsman

First Heat Race

Place

Driver

From

1

Steve Bush

Wichita, Kansas

2

Bob Billups

Wichita, Kansas

3

Craig Miller

Hutchinson, Kansas

4

Ed Borecky

Hutchinson, Kansas

5

Buddy Mullens

Wichita, Kansas

 

 

 

Late Model Sportsman

Second Heat Race

Place

Driver

From

1

John Craig

Manhattan, Kansas

2

Frank McGehee

Wichita, Kansas

3

Frank Key

Wichita, Kansas

4

Rob Glasse

Wichita, Kansas

5

Dick Hendershot, Jr.

Hutchinson, Kansas

 

 

 

Late Model Sportsman

Third Heat Race

Place

Driver

From

1

John McAllister

Wichita, Kansas

2

R. B. Flynn

Wichita, Kansas

3

Don Foster

Wichita, Kansas

4

Bill Hickey

Wichita, Kansas

5

Rick Mueller

Wichita, Kansas

 

 

 

Late Model Sportsman

Fourth Heat Race

Place

Driver

From

1

John Arnce

Wichita, Kansas

2

Al Purkey

Coffeyville, Kansas

3

Lonnie Smith

Wichita, Kansas

4

Steve Stults

Wichita, Kansas

5

Joe Hauck

Wichita, Kansas

 

 

 

Late Model Sportsman

Fifth Heat Race

Place

Driver

From

1

Gary Haas

Wichita, Kansas

2

Delbert Smith

Wichita, Kansas

3

Bobby Simmons

Wichita, Kansas

4

Mike Smith

Wichita, Kansas

5

Ken Sweet

Wichita, Kansas

 

 

 

Late Model Stock Car

First Heat Race

Place

Car #

Driver

From

1

701

David Brack

Great Bend, Kansas

2

57

Dhon Hauserman

Wichita, Kansas

3

4x

Roger Thompson

Junction City, Kansas

4

D11

David Hennan

Wichita Falls, Texas

5

70

Don Morris

Junction City, Kansas

 

 

 

Late Model Stock Car

Second Heat Race

Place

Car #

Driver

From

1

75

Larry Phillips

Springfield, Missouri

2

53

Joe Kosiski

Omaha, Nebraska

3

10-4

T. J. Pauschert

Carlisle, Arkansas

4

12

Johnny Bone

Pea Ridge, Arkansas

5

7B

Clay Bontrager

Hutchinson, Kansas

 

 

 

Late Model Stock Car

Third Heat Race

Place

Car #

Driver

From

1

33

Junior Slay

Woodward, Oklahoma

2

4

Terry Deatherage

Houston, Texas

3

32

Bud Purkey

Coffeyville, Kansas

4

14

Jay Hudson

Osborn, Kansas

5

31

David Chase

Omaha, Nebraska

  

 

 

Late Model Stock Car

Fourth Heat Race

Place

Car #

Driver

From

1

50B

Larry McDaniels

Wichita, Kansasq

2

86

Ferris Collier

Glencoe, Oklahoma

3

60

David Hughes

Breckinridge, Oklahoma

4

1

Charlie Bertrand

El Reno, Oklahoma

5

2

George England

Houston, Texas

 

 

 

 

Hutchinson News

July 31, 1983 Page 16

 

 

 

  

Craig Miller

Warren Vincent photo 

Steve Bush

Joe Aldershof collection

Frank McGehee

Haehn collection

 

Al Purkey

Purkey collection 

 

 

 

Gary Haas

Warren Vincent photo 

 

Joe Kosiski

Midwest Racing Archives website

 

T. J. Pauschert

Race-Place website

Larry McDaniels

Bill Rogers collection

 

 

 

Rob Glasse

Warren Vincent photo

David Hennan

Mikek Cornelison photo

Larry Phillips

Brian Carroll collection

Terry Deatherage

Warren Vincent photo 

 

 

Bud Purkey

Mike Cornelison photo

Don Morris

Warren Vincent photo

Dhon Hauserman

Rick Kippes photo

Roger Thompson

Warren Vincent photo

 

 

 

Buddy Mullens

Mullens family collection

John Arnce

81 Speedway program

Ed Borecky

Hutchinson News

Dick Hendershot, Jr.

Warren Vincent photo

 

Frank Key

81 Speedway program

Clay Bontrager

81 Speedway program

 Lonnie Smith

81 Speedway program

Ken Sweet

81 Speedway program

 

Steve Stults

Stults collection

 

 

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