KOKOMO, Ind. — official release — Gordon Gill photo — Rain washed out the opening night of Sprint Car Smackdown III Thursday night at Kokomo Speedway following heat race action.
The three-night event will continue Friday night.
Dave Darland was the fast qualifier for the 35-car field with a 12.791-second lap of the quarter-mile dirt track.
C.J. Leary and Chase Stockon won heats.