Bernal Rolls To Kings Victory


HANFORD, Calif. — Ryan Bernal passed Danny Faria Jr. with two laps remaining and won Saturday night’s USAC West Coast Sprint Car Series race at Keller Auto Speedway at Kings Fairgrounds.

Faria led the first lap before Richard Vander Weerd took over from lap two through 16. Faria was back in front on lap 17 and set the pace until Bernal swept past on lap 29 and led the final two laps of the three-eighths-mile dirt track.

Faria finished second with Jace Vander Werd, D.J. Johnson and Jake Swanson rounding out the top five.

Max Adams was fast qualifier for the 21-car field.

The finish:

Ryan Bernal, Danny Faria Jr., Jace Vander Weerd, D.J. Johnson, Jake Swanson, Landon Hurst, Trey Marcham, Max Adams, Austin Liggett, Johnathon Henry, Tristan Guardino, Jeff Sibley, Colton Slack, Kevin Barnes, Trent Carter, Brody Roa, Shannon McQueen, Richard Vander Weerd, Matt Day, Dwayne Marcum, Jeff Bothelo.