Grandview & Lincoln Complete USAC Eastern Storm

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Bryan Clauson (63), Robert Ballou (1) and Chase Stockon go three-wide during AMSOIL USAC National Sprint Car Series competition at Lincoln Speedway in 2016. (Hein Brothers Photo)
Bryan Clauson (63), Robert Ballou (1) and Chase Stockon go three-wide during AMSOIL USAC National Sprint Car Series competition at Lincoln Speedway in 2016. (Hein Brothers Photo)

INDIANAPOLIS – The USAC Eastern Storm schedule has been completed with the additions of Grandview Speedway and Lincoln Speedway to the five-race series for the USAC AMSOIL Sprint Car National Championship in Pennsylvania during June.

The series now kicks off on June 13 at Grandview Speedway in Bechtelsville, Pa., followed one night later by a visit Lincoln Speedway in Abbottstown, Pa., on June 14.

The Eastern Storm continues with the previously-announced dates on June 15 at Williams Grove Speedway in Mechanicsburg, Pa., before resuming June 17 at Port Royal Speedway and concluding at Susquehanna Speedway in York Haven, Pa., on June 18.

Grandview has been a staple of Eastern Storm since the series’ inception in 2007 while Lincoln has held Eastern Storm features in 2010 and 2011, including double-features in 2016 won by Bryan Clauson and Landon Simon.

Levi Jones (2007-2010-2011) and Clauson (2012-2013-2016) hold the record for most Eastern Storm titles with three apiece. Clauson won the 2016 Eastern Storm on the strength of three feature victories in five races. Additional champions include Cole Whitt (2008 & 2009), Brady Bacon (2014) and Robert Ballou (2015).

Jones and Clauson also hold the record for most Eastern Storm wins with six each. Both have a pair of victories at Grandview while Jones scored twice at Lincoln and Clauson once.

Other drivers who’ve earned Eastern Storm triumphs at Grandview include Jesse Hockett, Bobby East, Daron Clayton and Chase Stockon.