Wednesday, June 22, 2016
Chris Martin and the team celebrate in Victory Lane in Des Moines (Conrad Nelson Photo)(Bill W) Des Moines, IA, June 22, 2016 – Chris Martin became the first driver with the Shottenkirk.com Sprint Invaders with a repeat win this season by driving the Chris Martin Racing #44 to victory Wednesday night at the Iowa State Fair Speedway in Des Moines. The win was worth $1,500 to the 18-year-old driver from Ankeny, Iowa.
Martin shot out to the early lead in the 20-lap feature event, ahead of Jon Agan, and John Schulz, who surged from sixth to third. Agan’s run was short-lived, however, on a night when his sponsor, Dee Zee Manufacturing, was sponsoring the race night. The Knoxville driver would pull to the infield and retire on lap three.
Tim Moore would spin shortly after that, and bring the ...