Midwest Trucks Jim Sauter Classic By The Numbers
1 - Abe Bires will be making his Midwest Truck Series debut in the #1 truck. Bires is the grandson of Jim Sauter, and the nephew of Kelly Bires.
3 - After Saturday, only 3 races remain on the 2021 schedule for the Midwest Truck Series.
3.3 - Tristan Swanson leads the top 4 in points with a +3.3 plus/minus in the feature. James Swan is second with a +1.8, Bryce Miller 3rd with a +1.6, and Chester Ace with a +.8.
4 - James Swan is going for his fourth consecutive Dells Raceway Park win. He won the Icebreak 50 event back in April as well as both in 2020.
5- Five drivers have gone to victory lane this year with the Midwest Truck Series. James Swan (4), Tristan Swanson (3), Bryce Miller (1), AJ Kreager (1) and James Lynch (1).
9- James Lynch currently sits 9th in points. Lynch has had strong runs of late winning the Dixieland Delight (WIR) and finishing 4th in the Howie Lettow Classic (Madison).
10- Ten rookies are entered to do battle this Saturday at Dells Raceway Park.
10 - Chester Ace and Bryce Miller are the only 2 who have finished inside the top 10 in all 10 races so far held in 2021.
11- This Saturday night will be race 11 of the 2021 season.
13.947- The current track record for the Midwest Truck Series at Dells Raceway Park held by Joe Valento that he set October 24, 2020.
17- The number of points separating first and second in the standings. Tristan Swanson leads the points by 17 over James Swan.
26- The number of Trucks entered and ready for this Saturday night at Dells Raceway Park.
37 - Kevin Knuese was the last guy not named James Swan to win at Dells Raceway Park back on October 20, 2019.
39- There have been 39 different competitors in the Midwest Truck Series this season.
50- The number of green flag feature laps for the Midwest Truck Series this Saturday.
58 - The point difference between finishing 1st and finishing 20th. Surviving any early cautions will be critical in the points championship race.
97- Sean Eurick is set to make his Midwest Truck debut this Saturday night at the age of 13.
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Expected Entry List [26 Entries as of 2PM Sept. 02]
1. 1 Abe Bires Mauston, WI
2. 3E Evan Hassler [R] Lake Five, WI
3. 3 Rusty Hansen Madison, WI
4. 4 Cody Vander Loop [R] Freedom, WI
5. 5 Nick Quinnell [R] Arkdale, WI
6. 7N Tyler Noble [R] Arena, WI
7. 11 Bryce Miller Columbus, WI
8. 12 Brad Kossow Union Grove, WI
9. 20H Kody Hubred Utica, WI
10. 20D Derek Doerr Watertown, WI
11. 21 Cody Houseweart [R] Machesney Park, IL
12. 21 Kevin Zielezinski [R] New Lenox, IL
13. 21w Jesse Pokszyk Friendship, WI
14. 26 Chris Blawat Palmyra, WI
15. 28 Danielle Behn Waupaca, WI
16. 31 Trevor Raskie [R] Phillips, WI
17. 37 Kevin Knuese Wanakee, WI
18. 47 Kenny Joosten Wonder Lake, IL
19. 57 Steve Henke [R] Stevens Point, WI
20. 76 James Lynch [R] Palos Park, IL
21. 89 Brad Mueller Random Lake, WI
22. 93 Chester Ace Oregon, WI
23. 97 James Swan Genoa City, WI
24. 97 Sean Eurick [R] New Berlin, WI
25. 99 Phillip Wuesthoff [R] Beaver Dam, WI
26. 100 Tristan Swanson [R] Elko, MN