2nd Annual Talladega Nights race
September 20, 2008
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The field for the 2nd Annual Talladega Nights "Modified" NASCAR race is ready for Concours judging


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"Modified" NASCAR podium: L-R, Paul Sterrett 2nd, Ryan Miller 1st, Mike Aguirre 3rd


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Ryan Miller's winning "Modified" NASCAR Concours car


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Paul Sterrett's 2nd place "Modified" NASCAR Concours car


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Mike Aguirre's 3rd place "Modified" NASCAR Concours car.


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Rick Salvino congratulates Ryan Miller on winning the "Modified" NASCAR Concours


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Pete Zimmerman is the "Modified" NASCAR best TQ of 5.700 seconds


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Congrats to Pete Zimmerman on his TQ of 5.700 seconds with MIke Steube 2nd and Rick(y) Bobby Salvino 3rd


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Modified NASCAR racers, L-R, John Wakamatsu, Adam Kirchhofer, Mike Aguirre, Tim Neja, Doug Matthes, Pete Zimmerman, John Cukras, Brendan Aguirre. Not pictured: sitouts, Mike Steube, Paul Sterrett and Ryan Miller.


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Modified NASCAR race results. Congrats to Mike Steube on his win with Paul Sterrett edging out Ryan Miller for 2nd. Ricky Bobby Salvino and John Cukras were not far behind battling for 4th place.


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"Modified" NASCAR podium, L-R, Paul Sterrett 2nd, Mike Steube 1st, Ryan Miller 3rd


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Paul Sterrett's 2nd place Modified NASCAR (Sterrett chassis)


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Mike Steube's winning "Modified" NASCAR (Steube chassis)


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Mike recycled a piece of aluminum tubing from a damaged portable tent post to make this "36D" motor heatsink.


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This is Mike's "Burger Flipper" NASCAR chassis. Another great handling chassis by Steube.


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Ryan Miller's 3rd place Modified NASCAR (Miller chassis)


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Mike "Who" Aguirre presents a plaque to 8th place finisher Adam Kirchhoffer


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7th place finisher John Wakamatsu. Mike Aguirre of Who Racing? presented these plaques to the top 8 finishers. Thanks Mike!


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6th place finisher Doug Matthes


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5th place finisher John Cukras


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4th place finisher Rick(y) "Bobby" Salvino. Thanks to Mike Aguirre and Rick Salvino for hosting another great Talladega Nights race. Mike and Rick also did the race directing.


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3rd place finisher Ryan Miller


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2nd place finisher Paul Sterrett


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1st place "Modified" NASCAR, Mike Steube


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It's time for the next race, the Sportsman NASCAR (stock 36D motors).


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Adam Kirchhoffer judges the Sportsman NASCAR Concours


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"Sportsman" NASCAR Concours: L-R, Kyle Matthes 2nd (Rick Salvino car), Dennis "Foamy" Hill 1st, Dennis Samson 3rd


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Mike Aguirre congratulates Dennis "Foamy" Hill for winning the "Sportsman" NASCAR Concours.


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Sportsman NASCAR qualifying results. Congrats to Mike Steube on his TQ of 6.245 seconds with john Cukras 2nd and John Wakamatsu 3rd


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MIke Steube is the Top Qualifier for the Sportsman NASCAR, 6.245 seconds


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Sportsman NASCAR racers, L-R, Duran Trujillo, Dennis Samson, Dennis Hill, Doug Matthes, Russell Van Wyck, Tim Neja, Pete Zimmerman, John Cukras, Mike Boemker, Kyle Matthes, Mike Steube, Paul Sterrett, Keith Tanaka, John Wakamatsu, Ryan Miller


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Sportsman NASCAR race results. Congrats to John Cukras on his win just edging out Mike Steube for 1st. John Wakamatsu was 3rd and Paul Sterrett 4th


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Sportsman NASCAR podium, L-R, Mike Steube 2nd, John Cukras 1st, John Wakamatsu 3rd


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8th place finisher Duran Trujillo


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7th place finisher Ryan Miller


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6th place finisher Pete Zimmerman


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5th place finisher Keith Tanaka


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4th place finisher Paul Sterrett


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3rd place finisher John Wakamatsu


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2nd place finisher Mike Steube


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1st place John Cukras


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Two old pros, Steube and Cukras congratulate each other on a very close race. Hard to believe it's been 40 years, but these 2 racers are still as competitive as ever except it's more fun this time around!


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Mike Steube's 2nd place Sportsman car (Steube chassis).


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John Wakamatsu's 2nd place car (John Cukras chassis).


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John Cukras' winning Sportsman car (Cukras chassis).


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