Nov 17, 2008
NASCAR champions crowned
NASCAR crowned its 2008 champions on November 14-16, which included Craftsman Truck Series winner Johnny Benson of Grand Rapids, Mich. Benson is the first Michigan native to win a NASCAR series championship since Jack Sprague (Spring Lake, Mich.) won the truck title in 2001.
Nov 5, 2008
Short tracks benefiting from MIS
With MIS replacing old grandstands in Turn 1 with new and improved seating, the opportunity arose for a short track to purchase the steel and aluminum from one of the old grandstands. Spartan Speedway took advantage of the opportunity and purchased the grandstand for future use at their facility.