Flick Pilots No. 2 Into Prestigious Tuscarora 50 Races At Port RoyalWednesday - September - 2019
Apollo Ace places solidly in 50-plus car fields both nights
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE By Shawn Brouse
Apollo, Pa – Apollo Ace AJ Flick took part in the prestigious 52nd annual All Stars Circuit of Champions Sprints Tuscarora 50 races at Port Royal Speedway on September 6 and 7.
Flick and the Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and Brews, Fence Maintenance Service, Ferguson Heating & Air Conditioning, Chernega Construction, Flick Family No. 2 placed solidly in the shows both nights.
Competing against whopping fields numbering 58 cars on Friday and 52 cars on Saturday, Flick finished second and third, respectively, in his heat races, qualifying for both shows with confidence.
Friday’s event produced a 17th place feature finish while on Saturday in the Tuscarora 50 itself, Flick climbed up to 11th in the main event before ending up 15th at the checkers.
In shows of this magnitude, one of the biggest in the country, Flick was thrilled to qualify for both shows but especially to put the car into the big dance on Saturday night.
“We made the Tusky 50!,” Flick tweeted from pitside after climbing from his sprint car following his heat race on Saturday.
Flyin’ AJ Flick and the team will trek to Selinsgrove Speedway this Saturday, September 14 to compete in the Jim Nace Memorial National Open paying $20,000 to win, sponsored by Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and Brews.
Flick will have the No. 2 sprinter on display and will meet and greet fans prior to the race at the Red Robin location located north of the speedway along Rts. 11 & 15, near Selinsgrove, on Saturday from 11:30 am – 2:30 pm.
The 26-year old pilot has three wins on the season at Lernerville Speedway in Sarver, one at Sharon Speedway and he won the biggest race of his career, worth some $12,000 at the Port Royal Speedway on August 3.
Flick was the Lernerville track titlist in 2015, 2017 and 2018.
The Apollo pilots career sprint car win total now stands at 22 as he looks for more during the rest of his 2019 sprint car tour.
The AJ Flick No. 2 sprint car team wants to thank all of its sponsors for their support.
The success could not happen without the Flick partnership of:
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and Brews, Lehigh Valley Restaurant Group; Fence Maintenance Service, Mars; Ferguson Heating and Air Conditioning, New Kensington; Chernega Construction LLC., New Kensington; Rising Six Cross Fit, Plum; Brammell Excavating, Harrison City; Dr. Neff Eye Care Center, Freeport and Leechburg; Jd Byrider, Monroeville; Johnny Carpet, Freeport and Vandergrift; Sevic Landscape and Supply, New Kensington; Townsend Gas & Oil, Homer City; Stanford’s Glass Service, Apollo; My Place Bar & Grill, Bell, Weld Racing Products, Smith Titanium, King Racing Products, Brown & Miller Racing Solutions, Vapor Trail Clothing, Slade Shock Technology, Kinser Air Filters, , Rheem, Showtime Designs, Steel City Indoor Karting, Fluid Film, DMI, TBM Brakes, Penske Shocks and Indy Race Parts.
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