Driven Racing Oil Battlegrounds Bash Race #2 for SOD Saturday at Butler


Butler Driven BB 4 inch x 4 inch

This Saturday, July 22nd, Engine Pro Sprints On Dirt presented by ARP racers head to Butler Motor Speedway for the second race of the Driven Racing Oil Battlegrounds Bash.

Litchfield’s Chad Blonde drove from 6th to win the first BB race, the Driven Racing Oil Battlegrounds Bash WW III presented by Jim Coffey & Son Plumbing & Heating, feature on June 17th over Ryan Ruhl and Thomas Schinderle.

Blonde has two Butler wins in 2017, winning a weekly feature as well as the BB race.  Ruhl has two 2nd place finishes at Butler this season.  Last Friday, Blonde won the King Engine Bearings King of Michigan race at Hartford Speedway and Ruhl finished 2nd.

All three races of the Driven Racing Oil Battlegrounds Bash three-race series are being contested at Butler Motor Speedway, the birthplace of dirt track sprint car racing in Michigan and where many SOD competitors started their careers.   The BB will pay the points champion $1,000; the top five will each earn part of the point fund.  The third and final race will be on August 12th.

Driven Racing Oil Battlegrounds Bash points
Car # Driver Points
1 5B Chad Blonde 150
2 71H/16 Ryan Ruhl 142
3 41 Thomas Schinderle 135
4 49T Gregg Dalman 130
5 10S Jay Steinebach 125
6 4 Josh Turner 122
7 0 Steve Irwin 119
8 1A Mark Aldrich 116
9 10J Chris Jones 113
10 27K Ryan Kirkendall 110
11 20A Andy Chehowski 108
12 5QB Quentin blonde 106
13 71H Ryan Grubaugh 104
14 46 Robert Huisken 102
15 7R Nic Rogers 100
16 21T Troy Chehowski 98
17 7J Joe Swanson 96
18 27B Boston Mead 94
19 17x Dain Naida 92
20 19 Doug Zimmerman 90
21 47 Robert Bullock 89
22 18 DJ Lamance 88
23 77 Andrew Scheid 87
24 6 Tyler Beardon 80

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Engine Pro Sprints On Dirt presented by ARP is brought to you in 2017 by many important sponsor partners including: Engine Pro (Title Sponsor), ARP (Title Sponsor), Hoosier Racing Tire (Official SOD Tire), MAHLE/Clevite (Beyond Limits Challenge Sponsor), Driven Racing Oil (Battlegrounds Bash Sponsor), King Engine Bearings (King of Michigan Sponsor), Lane Automotive/MSD Ignition (Fast Masters Sponsor), Engler Machine & Tool (Heat Race Sponsor), COMP Cams (Heat Race Sponsor), (Heat Race Sponsor), The Perfit Corporation (Lucky Dog Sponsor), KSE Racing Products (Hard Charger Sponsor), XYZ Machining (Season Sportsman & Crew Chief Sponsor).  In addition, SOD contingency sponsors include: Allstar Performance, ATL Racing Fuel Cells, BR Motorsports, Diversified Machine Inc. (DMI), K2W Precision/Keizer Aluminum Wheels, King Racing Products, Kistler Racing Products, Maxim Racing, Motor City Racing Promotions, Racing Optics, Rod End Supply, Schoenfeld Headers, Simpson Racing Products, Walker Performance Filtration.