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Andy Forsberg tallies 56th career Placerville Speedway win on Saturday

Auburn’s Andy Forsberg races to 56th career Placerville Speedway victory in a wild feature on Saturday Jake Morgan, Ryan Peter and Thomas Jensen also claim entertaining wins

-Placerville, CA – July 21, 2018…Five-time Thompson’s Auto Winged 360 Sprint Car champion Andy Forsberg made a power move off the second corner to grab the lead with seven laps remaining in the feature and went on take the checkered flag for his 56th career main event victory at the Placerville Speedway on Saturday.

Sharing victory lane during another exciting night of racing at the quarter-mile were Jake Morgan with the C&H Veteran Ent. presents Hunt Magnetos Wingless Tour, Ryan Peter with the Pure Stocks and Thomas Jensen with the Mini Trucks. The triumphs were career firsts at the Placerville Speedway for both Peter and Jensen, while it marked Morgan’s second ever win at the track.

When the green flag dropped in the 25-lap Thompson’s Auto Group Winged 360 main event it was 16-year-old Tanner Carrick jumping into the lead, but before a lap could be completed the caution waved. On the complete restart Rio Linda’s Cody Lamar battled Carrick for the top spot as the duo went wheel to wheel all the way around the speedway. Lamar led lap one but Carrick charged around him off the second corner. The first handful of laps featured some of the best racing you’ll ever see with Hollister’s Tony Gualda making it a three-car war.