On Wednesday night Kolby Vandenbergh returned to FK Rod Ends Arizona Speedway (Queen Creek, Arizona) for the second round of the Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout. In a field of 45 cars, Vandenbergh held his spot for all 10-laps in his heat race to place 7th. Transferring into the B-Main for another shot at the $5,000-to-win A-Main, Kolby came up one spot short of a transfer position with a 5th place finish.
After a scheduled off night on Thursday, Vandenbergh laid down the ninth fastest time in his qualifying group on Sunday before logging a 7th place finish in his heat. Needing a 4th place finish or better in his B-Main to make the show, Kolby logged a 5th place finish.
Returning on Saturday for the two-day show, Kolby fell one spot short of a transfer position in his heat with a 5th place finish. Sending the Top 4 into the $5,000-to-win A-Main, Vandenbergh posted a 6th place outing bringing an early end to his night.
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Vandenbergh followed up the sixth fastest time in his qualifying group with a 6th place finish in his heat. Rolling off 6th in his B-Main for another shot at the main event, Kolby came two spots short with a 6th place outing.
Wrapping up the 13th annual Wild West Shootout on Sunday, Vandenbergh was able to record a time in qualifying but failed to make it out for both his heat and B-Main.
For full results from these events, please visit www.WildWestShootout.net