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BIG MACK BAGS WIN

BIG MACK BAGS WIN

7/22/2020
Merritt, MI – Mack Erickson (South Boardman, MI) takes his first win of the season with Great Lakes Lightning Sprints presented by Maxima Racing Oils. Saturday, July 18th the Lightning Sprint class made their first visit to Merritt Speedway of the 2020 Season. In 2018 and 2019, this class was a weekly class and were regulars at Merritt. In the Fall of 2019, Great Lakes Lightning Sprints was formed as a traveling group to start visiting other local dirt tracks around the state and potentially...more
NICKLES WINS 2nd WIN

NICKLES WINS 2nd WIN

8/7/2020
Auburn, MI – Jac Nickles (Harrod, OH) takes advantage of a late caution to grab his 2nd feature win of the season at Tri-City Motor Speedway. Rolling out 7th to qualify, Nickles set a fast time of 12.774 seconds which was .142 seconds quicker then 2nd quick qualifier Justin Ward (Benzonia, MI) who put in a lap time of 12.916 seconds. Mack Erickson (South Boardman, MI), Tom Hunt (Ithaca, MI) and Lindsey Erickson (South Boardman, MI) rounded out the top 5 qualifiers. In the Engler Machine &...more
2021 LIGHTNING SPRINT SCHEDULE

2021 LIGHTNING SPRINT SCHEDULE

1/31/2021
Merrill, MI – 2021 Season looks bright for the fast and popular Great Lakes Lightning Sprints presented by Maxima Racing Oils! GLLS will be visiting 10 Michigan dirt tracks this summer, with 20 races spaced out over 12 weekends. There are 8 double header weekends and fou single race weekends. GLLS kicks off the season on Friday, May 21 in Auburn, MI at Tri-City Motor Speedway. On Saturday we travel 52 miles east to the thumb of Michigan for our first ever visit to Silver Bullet Speedway. We...more
CASCADDEN WINS AT MT PLEASANT

CASCADDEN WINS AT MT PLEASANT

6/11/2021
Mt Pleasant, MI – Qualifying 4th quick and finishing 2nd in his heat race, Brendon Cascadden (Traverse City, MI) pulled it all together to take the checkered flag at Great Lakes Lightning Sprints presented by Maxima Racing Oils first visit to Mt Pleasant Speedway last Friday night. With 17 cars registered last Friday, the 84 car, driven by veteran Bill Dunham (Bellevue, MI), set fast time with a 14.668 second lap. Jac Nickles (Harrod, OH), driving in the yellow 31 car, was second quick, with...more
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