Lovells are back
Kevin Lovell looks for 1st title
Marysville CA -
April 3, 2014... This observer learned today
that local sprint car star, Yuba City ’s Kevin Lovell,
will be back in the saddle for the full season of MRP
Winged Sprint Car racing at Paul and Kathy Hawes’
Marysville Raceway Park . Former championship car
owner Richard Lovell confirmed that for the first time
in years Kevin Lovell has put together a team to run
for the title. Active on and off for the last decade,
a new focused and fit Kevin Lovell is now ready for a
full season of action.
Twin brother Korey, also
of Yuba City , is a 5-time champion of the division
and Kevin has just missed the title on a couple of
occasions. But, when Kevin did show up, he was a
significant force to be reckoned with.
sport in general begins a strong recovery after the
recession, more teams have been able to secure
sponsorship and the familiar #81 team of Kevin Lovell
is no exception. Brother Korey has remained in the
hunt each year, but Kevin’s reemergence as a force at
MRP makes the field just that much stronger. MRP is
benefiting with new teams forming with some
Defending champion Grass Valley ’s
Billy Wallace and former champions, Jeremy Burt also
of Grass Valley , Mike Monahan of Sparks Nevada ,
Colby Wiesz of Colfax, Kelseyville’s Brent Dothage and
brother Korey Lovell have a seasoned pro headed back
to do battle with them. Kevin Lovell wants to become
part of this select group of MRP champions.
quality and caliber of the Marysville Raceway Park
Winged Sprint Car field this season continues to grow.
Stay tuned. As we know more, you’ll know more. See you
Saturday at MRP!
The mighty MRP Winged Sprint
Cars, the MRP Super Stocks, the MRP Wingless Sprint
Cars, the MRP Mini Stocks and the Pro-4 Sprint Cars
will all compete this Saturday night in an action
packed 5 division show.
Gates open at 5. Hot
laps at 6.00. Qualifying follows hot laps with racing
action scheduled immediately after qualifying.
The text is based on the best information we have
at the time of its release.
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