Ankrum Scores Second K&N East Win at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park
MOORESVILLE, N.C. (July 16, 2018) - DGR-Crosley traveled to Thompson, Conn. over the weekend to participate in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East (NKNPSE) Thompson Throwback race at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park. Points leader Tyler Ankrum scored his second win of the 2018 NKNPSE season, while his teammate Dippel came away with a third-place podium finish. Ankrum's victory in the 100 lap race allowed him to extend his points lead over Dippel by six points, stretching it out to a 22 point lead with six races remaining in the season.
Tyler Ankrum, No. 17 Modern Meat Co. Toyota Camry
Qualifying: 13 th
Race Result: 1st
Championship Standings: 1st (+22 points)
Ankrum on Thompson: "It was a pretty hectic 100 laps. I was in qualifying mode from start to finish. Awesome race car, awesome night. DGR-Crosley, Toyota, Modern Meat; I have to thank those guys for giving me fast race cars. Overall, it was fantastic night. Now we are going to focus on Loudon [New Hampshire Motor Speedway] and hopefully go win that one as well."