USAC: Southwest Sprints Back in Action May 2 at Canyon; R.J. Johnson Continues to Top Standings

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PEORIA, Ariz. — official series release — R.J. Johnson enjoys a 37-point lead in his quest for a third consecutive USAC Southwest Sprint Car title after scoring his 21st USAC feature victory in the state of Arizona last Saturday night at Arizona Speedway in Queen Creek. The series resumes May 2 at Canyon Speedway Park in Peoria. Johnson won Saturday night’s 30-lap Spring Fling …

USAC Southwest: R.J. Johnson Scores at Queen Creek

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QUEEN CREEK, Ariz. — official release — R.J. Johnson won Saturday night’s USAC Southwest Sprint Car Series feature at Arizona Speedway. Johnson took the lead from Charles Davis Jr. on lap 13 and led the remainder of the 30-lap feature. Aaron Ruetzel came home second with Josh Pelkey, Mike Martin and Matt Rossi rounding out the top five.

USAC Southwest: R.J. Johnson Tops Freedom Tour Opener at Lawton

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LAWTON, Okla. – official release — Phoenix ace R.J. Johnson has held the hottest of Arizona hands in non-wing sprint car racing over the past year and a half or so. So it was only fitting that he carried that hot hand over to Oklahoma where he topped the opening round of the four-race USAC Southwest Sprint Car Series’ Second …