Gets Second Win of 2017 Season at Quincy Raceway!!!
22, 2017) Following a pair of rain-outs at Lincoln
and Highland, Gordy Gundaker closed out the weekend in victorious
fashion by picking up his second feature win of the 2017 racing
season at Quincy Raceway in Quincy, Illinois on Sunday, May 21!
Gordy clicked off the third fastest lap overall during qualifying
prior to running second in heat race action. The St. Charles, Missouri
ace then grabbed control of the weekly Super Late Model feature
event on the seventh circuit and led the remainder of the 25-lapper
en route to capturing the $1,200 winner's check! Full results from
last night at Quincy Raceway can be obtained by pointing your web
browser to www.quincyraceways.com.
(Gregg Teel Photo)
Gundaker Leads Majority of Pevely
Feature; Finishes on Podium!
14, 2017) After unfortunately missing out on feature
events on Thursday and Friday during the 'Farmer City 74' program
at Farmer City Raceway in Farmer City, Illinois, the #11 team rebounded
in a strong way on Saturday night, May 13 at Federated Raceway at
I-55 in Pevely, Missouri! Gordy Gundaker stopped the clock third
quickest in his group during qualifying prior to running second
in both his heat race and the fast dash. After starting the 25-lap
weekly Super Late Model feature from the outside of the front row,
Gordy led the majority of the race and had his sights firmly set
on the $1,200 winner's check. Unfortunately, lapped traffic was
not kind to the St. Charles, Missouri native and he eventually slipped
back to third at the finish behind only victor Rusty Griffaw and
runner-up Jeff Herzog. Complete results from last night at I-55
can be viewed online at www.i55raceway.com.
Gordy Gundaker Pockets $2,000 for
First Win of 2017 at Quincy!
8, 2017) Following an unfruitful trip to Lee County
(IA) Speedway and a pair of rain-outs earlier in the long, extended
weekend, Gordy Gundaker and his #11 team celebrated in victory lane
for the first time in 2017 on Sunday evening, May 7 at Quincy Raceway
in Quincy, Illinois! Gordy timed in third quickest in Midwest Big
10 Series qualifying prior to scoring the victory in his heat race.
After starting the annual 'Scottie 43' headliner from the outside
of the front row, Gordy drove to the point around lap fifteen and
held the lead throughout the remainder of the 43-lap affair. At
the checkers, the St. Charles, Missouri ace bagged the $2,000 triumph
over Michael Kloos, Ricky Frankel, Denny Woodworth, and Jamie Wilson!
Full results from last night at Quincy can be accessed online at
Gundaker Seventh in Dueces Wild at
Granite City; Runner-Up at Pevely!
(April 16, 2017)
Gordy Gundaker and his #11 team traveled to Tri-City Speedway
in Granite City, Illinois and Federated Raceway at I-55 in Pevely,
Missouri on April 14-15 for a pair of UMP DIRTcar Series events.
On Friday night in the $2,000 to win 'Dueces Wild' program at Granite
City, Gordy timed in fourth fastest in his group during qualifying
prior to running fourth in his heat race. The St. Charles, Missouri
native then worked his way past a trio of competitors during the
headliner en route to a solid seventh place showing. In a $1,200
to win weekly show on Saturday evening at Pevely, Gordy won his
heat race and the fast dash before leading the feature early in
the distance and finishing an impressive runner-up behind only victor
Michael Kloos! Complete results from both Easter weekend races can
be accessed online at www.tricityspeedway.net
Gordy Gundaker on Podium at Federated
Raceway at I-55!
9, 2017) After a rain-out on Friday night
at Tri-City (IL) Speedway, the GGR Motorsports team found themselves
in the pit area at Federated Raceway at I-55 in Pevely, Missouri
for a weekly Super Late Model show on Saturday evening, April 8.
Gordy Gundaker timed in second fastest in his group during UMP DIRTcar
qualifying prior to running third in his heat race. After placing
fifth in the dash, Gordy drove to the front in the $1,200 to win
feature event and battled for the lead at different points in the
25-lapper. At the checkers, the St. Charles, Missouri native found
himself in the third finishing position behind only victor Rusty
Schlenk and runner-up Tim Manville! Complete results from last night
at Pevely can be viewed online at www.i55raceway.com.
Gundaker Battles World of Outlaws
Foes in Illini 100 Weekend
3, 2017) Gordy Gundaker and his #11 team
rolled into Farmer City Raceway in Farmer City, Illinois on April
1-2 for the annual running of the 'Illini 100,' which was once again
sanctioned by the World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series.
The doubleheader actually started on Saturday evening due to inclement
weather and a $15,000 winner's check was on the line in the weekend
opener. Gordy unfortunately narrowly missed out on transferring
into the 75-lap headliner after running fifth in his heat race and
fourth in his B-Main.
Things then wrapped up at the 1/4-mile bullring in the Land of
Lincoln on Sunday afternoon with a $6,000 to win shootout, which
was initially scheduled for Friday night before heavy rain hit the
area. Gordy finished fifth in his loaded heat race once again, but
later grabbed the third and final transfer spot through his consolation
race. After starting the 25-lap sprint from the outside of the eleventh
row, the St. Charles, Missouri native drove past seven competitors
en route to a respectable fifteenth place showing. Complete results
from both of these lucrative races can be accessed online at www.woolms.com.
Top Five for Gundaker in Tuckasee
Toilet Bowl Classic Finale!
5, 2017) The GGR Motorsports team returned to racing
action on March 3-4 in the annual 'Tuckasee Toilet Bowl Classic'
at Clarksville Speedway in Clarksville, Tennessee. The East and
West divisions of the MARS Dirt Car Series collided in the Volunteer
State for a pair of special events. On Friday night in the $3,000
to win weekend opener, Gordy Gundaker timed in thirteenth quickest
in Group B during qualifying prior to running fifth in his loaded
heat race. Following a triumph in his B-Main, Gordy wound up seventeenth
in the final rundown of the 30-lap main event.
In the 'Tuckasee Toilet Bowl Classic' finale on Saturday evening
at Clarksville Speedway, a $5,000 top prize was on the line for
the MARS competitors. Gordy clicked off the fifth fastest lap in
Group A during time trials and later grabbed the second transfer
spot through his heat race. After rolling off from the inside of
the third row in the 40-lap headliner, the St. Charles, Missouri
ace was a fixture inside of the top five throughout the distance
before bringing his #11 Pierce racecar home in the fourth position
behind only victor Dennis Erb, Jr., Rodney Sanders, and Scott Crigler!
Complete results from both weekend shows can be viewed online at