Grant Goes West, Claims Victory

Justin Grant (19) pulls away from Damion Gardner at Perris Auto Speedway. (Doug Allen photo)

PERRIS, Calif. — Justin Grant, a regular on USAC’s AMSOIL National Sprint campaign, ventured west and captured Saturday night’s 30-lap AMSOIL USAC/CRA Sprint feature at Perris Auto Speedway.

The California native battled Damion Gardner for the second half of the race before finally leading the final six laps for the win in his Reinbold/Underwood machine.

Gardner, who led 10 laps, finished second ahead of Brody Roa, Austin Williams and Jake Swanson.

Matt Mitchell posted the fastest Woodland Auto Display qualifying run.

The finish:

Justin Grant, Damion Gardner, Brody Roa, Austin Williams, Jake Swanson, Tommy Malcolm, Max Adams, Cody Williams, R.J. Johnson, Logan Williams, A.J. Bender, Chris Gansen, Trent Williams, Matt Stewart, Randy Waitman, Joel Rayborne, Jeff Dyer, Verne Sweeney, Austin Ervine, Tony Everhart, Matt Rossi, Matt Mitchell.