KNOXVILLE, Iowa – Carson Macedo’s strong Southern Iowa Sprintweek netted him the 2018 Beaver Drill & Tool Jesse Hockett Mr. Sprint Car Award.
His 330 points, which included a pair of victories and a sixth-place finish in Saturday’s Knoxville Nationals A-Main, bested second place Gio Scelzi (237), Terry McCarl (256), Tim Kaeding (250) and Cory Eliason (233).
Beaver Drill & Tool Company of Kansas City is the new title sponsor of the Beaver Drill & Tool Jesse Hockett Mr. Sprint Car Award. The Vielhauer family increased the prize money to $2,000 for first, $1,250 for second and $750 for third.
2018 Jesse Hockett Mr. Sprint Car Final Top Five
1. Carson Macedo, California, 330 points ($2,000); 2. Gio Scelzi, California, 287 points ($1,250); 3. Terry McCarl, Iowa, 256 points ($750); 4. Tim Kaeding, California, 250 points; 5. Cory Eliason, California, 233 points