Hot Rod Races

Oakley Sportsman Park - Oakley, Kansas

Sunday Afternoon - July 24, 1949

 

 

Total Cars Entered:

13

Total Posted Purse:

$882.00

 

Time Trials – 1 Lap

Place

Driver

Hometown

Car #

Time

1

Glen Majors

Denver, CO

50

25.50

 

 

 

 

 

Trophy Dash

Place

Driver

Hometown

Car #

 

1

Glen Majors

Denver, CO

50

 

 

 

 

 

 

First Heat Race

Place

Driver

Hometown

Car #

 

1

_____ Voorhees

Denver, CO

4

 

 

 

 

 

 

Second Heat Race

Place

Driver

Hometown

Car #

 

1

_____ Williams

Hutchinson, KS

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

Third Heat Race

Place

Driver

Hometown

Car #

 

1

Glen Majors

Denver, CO

50

 

 

 

 

 

 

Grandstand Choice Race

Place

Driver

Hometown

Car #

 

1

Glen Majors

Denver, CO

50

 

 

 

 

 

 

B Feature Race

Place

Driver

Hometown

Car #

 

1

Bill Ratcliffe

Hutchinson, KS

66

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Feature Race

Place

Driver

Hometown

Car #

 

1

Rick Allen

Denver, CO

34

 

 

Bill Ratcliffe

B Feature Winner

 

 

 Rick Allen

A Feature Winner

 

Les Suter

 “The only thrill, or near thrill, came when car 20 driven by Les Suter of Oakley splashed into a mudhole near the end of the feature race.”

Oakley Graphic, July 29, 1949

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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