Monthly Archives September 2013

End Of The Season For Bill Mooney Racing

The final two nights of the season produced two more top tens for Bill Mooney, driver of the No. 2 freehearingtest.ca/McPhillips Toyota Millar powered Rocket.

Bill started third and finished fifth in the heat race, giving him the tenth starting position in main event. He avoided disaster on the initial start when Kevin Sexton and Coard Allard spun, collecting two other cars, as Bill drove over the banking to miss the pile-up. On the restart, Bill passed two cars, moving up to the eighth spot, and remained there for 19 of the 20 laps. Bill spent most of the race battling with Allard for seventh. Bill made a pass for seventh on lap 19, but Allard took the position back at the finish. Bill finished 8th, his 22nd top ten on his 35th night of racing in 2013.

Night two went exactly as night one ...

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Bill Mooney Racing – Seitz Weekend Recap

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Bill and Mooney Racing Crew Member Brian Bork during the fuel stop at the Seitz Memorial

Bill Mooney, driver of the No. 2 freehearingtest.ca/McPhillips Toyota Millar powered Rocket raced three nights in a row at the River Cities Speedway in Grand Forks for the seventh John Seitz Memorial.

On Thursday night it was the NLRA season finale. Another bad draw put Bill in the 8th starting spot in his heat race. He charged to the front, he was third by lap three, and second by lap four, finishing 2nd to Wisconsin veteran Steve Laursen. Bill drew the seventh spot for the main event, but lost a few spots early due to a rough cushion between turns on and two...

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Pictures From A Long Night Of Repair Work On Tuesday Night

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fixing damage from Sunday night in Alexandria. The car hasn’t been this bare since last winter.

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Feature Win Number Two For Car Number Two at River Cities

Bill in victory lane at the River Cities Speedway last Friday night. Rick Rea photo.

After another top five finish at the Red River Co-Op Speedway last Thursday night, Bill Mooney, parked the No. 2 freehearingtest.ca/McPhillips Toyota Millar powered Rocket in victory lane on Friday night at the River Cities Speedway in Grand Forks.

Things started off as normal on Friday night at River Cities, with Bill drawing a high number upon entering the speedway giving him the fifth starting spot out of seven in his heat race. After getting to move up a row after a jumped start by Mike Balcaen, he restarted third, and finished second. By finishing in the top four in the heat, he made the redraw, and received the second starting spot in the main event...

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