Bellm at Lake Ozark Speedway on Saturday after
another Podium Run
Lonnie Wheatley, NIXA,
Mo. (June 7, 2019) – After racing to his second
runner-up finish of the year at California,
Missouri’s Double X Speedway last Sunday, Kyle
Bellm is back in Sprint Car action this Saturday
night at Eldon’s Lake Ozark Speedway aboard the
familiar No. 14k entry.
Original plans to take
in the Thursday portion of ASCS Speedweek at
Creek County Speedway near Tulsa were scrapped
due to unfavorable weather forecasts that proved
to be accurate.
After vying for a win
at Lake Ozark Speedway on Saturday, a possible
return to Double X Speedway on Sunday could be
in the cards.
Bellm gridded last
Sunday’s feature at Double X Speedway and raced
forward to his second consecutive runner-up
finish atop the ¼-mile clay oval.
“We struggled a little
early in the night, but we got things going and
almost got there for the win,” Bellm comments.
He returns to Lake
Ozark Speedway for the first time since the LOS
360 Spring Nationals on Memorial Day weekend
where he was in contention to win the finale
aboard the Smith Racing No. 86 after struggles
the first night.
Starting the Spring
Nationals finale from the pole position, Bellm
held down the third position in the early going
until contact from another car resulted in
“We were a little snug
at the start and fell back to third, but we were
handing right in there with the top two and the
car was really starting to come in,” Bellm
commented. “We had a
top-three car at worst before that deal
It was a reunion with
the Smith Racing No. 86 that nearly netted an
impressive finish in ASCS National Tour
“It was good to be
back with those guys,” Bellm recalls.
“It took us a night to get reacclimated
and then we were really good the second night
Bellm looks to break
into victory lane this weekend at Lake Ozark
The Kyle Bellm Racing
efforts are made possible with support from
marketing partners including Greenworks Nursery,
Landscapes Awarded, Christian County Collision
Repair, Bybee Lawn Care, PPG Automotive
Finishes, Colorvision, Schure Built Suspensions,
Schaeffers Racing Oil and Park West Retirement
Quick Stats: 11
Races, 2 top-fives, 4 top-tens.
Up Next: Lake Ozark
Speedway on Saturday night.
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