KTJ Takes Momentum Racing Suspensions Non-Wing 410 Power Rankings Lead into Indiana Sprintweek

The Wheatley Chronicles – Volume VI, No. 10

Lonnie Wheatley, TULSA, Okla. (July 20, 2018) – With arguably the biggest non-wing Sprint Car racing week of the year set to fire off Friday night at Plymouth Speedway with the opening leg of USAC’s Indiana Sprintweek, it’s Kevin Thomas, Jr., leading the way in the latest Momentum Racing Suspension Non-Wing 410 Sprint Car Rankings.

Already with 11 feature wins to his credit this season, KTJ is gunning for the top spot in Momentum Racing Suspensions Non-wing 410 Power Rankings for the third consecutive year.  Thomas, Jr., scored 18 wins en route to the top spot last year after a 13-win season in 2016.

Thomas, Jr., takes a 68-point edge over Chris Windom into Sprintweek.  Already up to eight wins on the season, Windom finished out last year third in Power Rankings.

Currently leading the way in USAC Nationals points, Tyler Courtney holds down the third position in Non-Wing 410 Power Rankings on the strength of six wins with Robert Ballou climbing up to fourth and Dave Darland rounding out the current top five.

The balance of the current top ten in Momentum Racing Suspension Non-Wing 410 Sprint Car Power Rankings going into Indiana Sprintweek includes Brady Bacon, C.J. Leary, Justin Grant, Chase Stockon and Thomas Meseraull.

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The Momentum Racing Suspensions Non-Wing 410 Power Rankings are a part of the Open Wheel Power Rankings that also includes STIDA Winged 410s, Rod End Supply Winged 360s, Beaver Stripes Non-Wing 360s, and www.midgetmadness.com Midgets.

A look at the current Top 40 in Momentum Racing Suspensions Non-Wing 410 Sprint Car Power Rankings is as follows:

RankNameHometownWinsPointsPrev
1Kevin Thomas, Jr.Cullman, AL115101
2Chris WindomCanton, IL84422
3Tyler CourtneyIndianapolis, IN63363
4Robert BallouRocklin, CA232913
5Dave DarlandLincoln, IN22984
6Brady BaconBroken Arrow, OK32887
7C.J. LearyGreenfield, IN226410
8Justin GrantIone, CA32339
9Chase StockonSullivan, IN222114
10Thomas MeseraullSan Jose, CA422072
11Carson ShortMarion, IL519625
12Shane CockrumBenton, IL217824
13A.J. HopkinsBrownsburg, IN517779
14Shane CottleKokomo, IN115318
15Jarett AndrettiMooresville, NC014216
16Jeff Bland, Jr.Bedford, IN213930
17Kyle CumminsPrinceton, IN21368
18Chad BoespflugHanford, CA01226
19Matt WestfallLudlow Falls, OH411627
20Brody RoaBuena Park, CA211311
21Clinton BoylesGreenwood, MO311156
22Damion GardnerConcord, CA21095
23Jordan KinserBedford, IN19829
24Brent BeauchampFairland, IN19478
25Jake SwansonAnaheim, CA09112
26Nick BilbeeIndianapolis, IN28936
27Garrett AbramsRushville, IN18970
28Kody SwansonKingsburg, CA08617
29Brandon MattoxTerre Haute, IN08669
30Colten CottleKansas, IL08361
31Landon SimonTipp City, OH28140
32Isaac ChappleWillow Branch, IN08115
33Jon StanbroughAvon, IN170112
34Dallas HewittTroy, OH06841
35Joe Stornetta, Jr.Napa, CA06132
36Austin WilliamsYorba Linda, CA15542
37Stephen SchnapfNewburgh, IN154115
38R.J. JohnsonPhoenix, AZ05219
39Max AdamsLoomis, CA05226
40Cody WilliamsYorba Linda, CA05135

Features Completed: 111

Number of Different Winners: 49

Number of Drivers to Earn Points: 178

Past Top Tens in Momentum Racing Suspensions Non-Wing 410 Sprint Car Power Rankings:

2017 – 1. Kevin Thomas, Jr. (18) 928, 2. Justin Grant (9) 682, 3. Chris Windom (10) 667, 4. Tyler Courtney (7) 618, 5. Robert Ballou (4) 599, 6. C.J. Leary (8) 479, 7. Brady Short (7) 465, 8. Thomas Meseraull (6) 454, 9. Chad Boespflug (2) 437, 10. Brady Bacon (3) 436.

2016 – 1. Kevin Thomas, Jr. (13) 782, 2. Brady Bacon (3) 742, 3. Chris Windom (5) 661, 4. Thomas Meseraull (8) 658, 5. Dave Darland (2) 632, 6. Chad Boespflug (6) 555, 7. Robert Ballou (4) 503, 8. Chase Stockon (3) 497, 9. Shane Cottle (4) 451, 10. C.J. Leary (3) 446.

2015 – 1. Robert Ballou (18) 959, 2. Dave Darland (6) 895, 3. Kevin Thomas, Jr. (6) 649, 4. Chase Stockon (5) 607, 5. Brady Bacon (9) 601, 6. Jon Stanbrough (2) 577, 7. Brady Short (16) 561, 8. C.J. Leary (4) 517, 9. Thomas Meseraull (9) 466, 10. Shane Cottle (5) 419.

2014 – 1. Robert Ballou (11) 822, 2. Dave Darland (11) 750, 3. Jon Stanbrough (8) 705, 4. Bryan Clauson (9) 671, 5. Justin Grant (8) 625, 6. Brady Short (12) 605, 7. Chase Stockon (4) 532, 8. Brady Bacon (4) 477, 9. Chad Boespflug (7) 438, 10. Shane Cottle (3) 410.

2013 – 1. Dave Darland (9) 631, 2. Bryan Clauson (11) 627, 3. Brady Short (10) 531, 4. Jon Stanbrough (3) 509, 5. Chase Stockon (3) 507, 6. Kevin Thomas, Jr. (10) 496, 7. Robert Ballou (5) 474, 8. Chris Windom (6) 414, 9. Chad Boespflug (6) 390, 10. Brady Bacon (2) 389.

 

A part of the recurring “The Wheatley Chronicles” series of articles on www.sprintcarmania.com, the Open Wheel Power Rankings are determined by cumulative points based on a sliding scale dependent upon car count at Sprint Car and Midget events across all sanctions and non-sanctions throughout North America.

The Wheatley Chronicles brings insight and highlights from all variety of racing series throughout the nation in 2018 and beyond along with the Open Wheel Power Rankings.  Please send any comments, questions or advertising inquiries regarding The Wheatley Chronicles at www.sprintcarmania.com to Lonnie Wheatley at lonniewheatley@gmail.com.

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