Episode 112 - AJ Bender

Dirt Tracks & Rib Racks

18-09-2023 • 1時間 43分

The fellas are fresh off of the 16th Annual Haubstadt Hustler! We switch it up with this episode and hit our 3 segments and then finish with an interview with AJ Bender. He is the a driver out of San Diego, California. Driving the #21 non-wing sprint car, lightning sprint, and whatever else he has the chance to race.

Stoking the Fire

  • Haubstadt Hustler review
  • Justin Henderson gets a new ride out East
  • DIRTcar champions crowned
  • Tuscarora 50 reschedule date annouced
  • Maverick Winged Sprint car series starting up
  • Schaeffers Oil Indiana Racesaver series has been sold
  • XR Workin' Man Late Models @ Volunteer Speedway date rained out and announced a new date.

(ends around 21 minute mark)

Feature Finish

  • FloRacing Night in America @ Fairbury
  • MARS late models at Brownstown Bullring, Fairbury
  • USAC National Sprints @ Circle City
  • USAC/MSCS Sprints @ Tri-State Speedway for the Haubstadt Hustler
  • WoO Sprint cars @ Kings Speedway and Placerville
  • Lucas Oil Late Models @ Knoxville Raceway for the Lucas Oil Late Model Nationals
  • ASCoC @ Fremont for the Jim & Joanne Ford Classic
  • POWERi/WAR & ASCS National sprints @ Lucas Oil Speedway for the 13th Hockett/McMillin Memorial
  • STSS @ Fonda for prelims and the Fonda 200
  • Xtreme Outlaw Midgets Illinois swing
  • Indiana, Illinois, PA weekly shows
  • River Cities Speedway season finale

(ends around 34 minute mark)

The Smoke

  • Uh oh, Spaghetti O's!!
  • Tequilia lime chicken tacos
  • Carriage Inn for lunch
  • Daytona Wings
  • Sandy's pizza
  • Hustler Sandwich @ Haubstadt

(ends around 45 minute mark)

The Drivers seat - with AJ Bender

  • A last minute trip to Ventura Raceway on Saturday. A recap of that night.
  • Texas swing with the USAC National sprint cars.
  • Winning the sprint car portion of Turkey Night and what other opportunities that led to.
  • Chili Bowl experiences
  • Coming to Indiana for USAC Indiana Sprint Week for the first time in 2023.
  • Captain AJ 🛥️
  • An eventful first time Hibachi visit. And what are some other food favorites?
  • He's a OG, In-N-Out guy!