NorCal Driver Highlights in NASCAR for the week ending March 24th

Here are the race results for Northern California Drivers competing in the NASCAR Sprint Cup, Nationwide, Camping World Truck, the K&N Pro Series and other stock car series during the past week.

NASCAR driver Cameron Hayley
Cameron Hayley, 15 year old driver for Bill McAnally Racing with my son Ryan at their new shop in Roseville.

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NASCAR Camping World Truck Series

Last Weekend’s Race: No racing this past weekend.
Upcoming Race: Saturday, March 31st, the Kroger 250 at Martinsville Speedway.

Matt Crafton from Tulare is currently in 21st place in the points standings.

Mike Skinner from Susanville is 30th in the points standings.

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NASCAR K&N Pro Series East

Last Weekend’s Race: No racing this past weekend.
Upcoming Race: Saturday, March 31st, Kevin Whitaker Chevrolet 150 at Greenville-Pickens Speedway.

Kyle Larson, the 19 year-old USAC Champion from Elk Grove, is in 9th place in the points standings after his first start in the series.


Eric Holmes from Escalon, CA.
3-time NASCAR K&N Pro Series Champion Eric Holmes from Escalon with my son's good friend Kaina Gueulette.

NASCAR K&N Pro Series West

Last Weekend’s Race: No racing this past weekend.
Upcoming Race: Saturday, April 14th, the Toyota/NAPA 150 at Havasu 95 Speedway.

Trevor Cristiani from Ukiah: Another 17 year-old rookie, is in 25th place after the first race.

Brady Flaherty from Wilton, is in 21st place in the points to start the year.

Justin Funkhouser from Paradise: Justin starts the year in 28th place in the points.

Cameron Hayley is a 15 year-old from Calgary, Albert and drives for Bill McAnnaly in Roseville. Cameron is in 22nd place in the points standings.

Eric Holmes from Escalon, the 3-time Champion, is in the 8th spot in the points.

Dylan Hutchison from Fair Oaks: The 17 year-old rookie is currently in 23rd in the 2012 standings.

Ryan Philpott from Tracy, is in the 16th position in the points standings.

Jack Sellers from Sacramento:The 67 year-old veteran racer and team owner struggled in the first race of the year and is in the 29th spot in the standings.

Derek Thorn from Lakeport, is in 5th place in the 2012 points standings.

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NASCAR Nationwide Series

Last Weekend’s Race: Saturday, March 24th, the Royal Purple 300 at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, CA.
Upcoming Race: Friday, April 13th, the O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 at Texas Motor Speedway.

T.J. Bell from Sparks, NV started 27th and raced to a 27th place finish. T.J. is still 21st in the Nationwide points standings.

Scott Speed
from Manteca: Scott qualified in the 23rd position and finished 41st after a vibration caused him to drop out after just 4 laps.

Brad Sweet from Grass Valley in his first race of the year, qualified 14th and raced to a 6th place finish. He is in 30th place in the points and will only run a partial schedule.

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NASCAR Sprint Cup Series

Last Weekend’s Race: Sunday, March 25th, the Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana.
Upcoming Race: Sunday, April 1st, the Goody’s Fast Relief 500 at Martinsville Speedway in Virginia.

A.J. Allmendinger from Los Gatos qualified in the 25th spot and finished in 15th place. A.J. remained in 26th place in the points standings.

Jeff Gordon from Vallejo qualified 21st and finished in 26th place. Jeff dropped 4 spots to 27th in the points standings.

SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series

Last Weekend’s Race: No racing this past weekend.
Upcoming Race: Saturday, March 31st, the SPEARS Manufacturing 125 at the Stockton 99 Speedway.

Ken Benhamou from San Ramon

Dave Byrd from Los Gatos

Jacob Gomes from Manteca

Jonathan Mawhinney from Sacramento

Jim Pettit II from Prunedale

Michael Sandoval from Ripon

Ross Strmiska from Stockton

Derek Thorn from Lakeport

Carlos Vieira from Atwater


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