Thomas Tops Finale as Bayston Bags Midget Week Title

Kevin Thomas, Jr. captured Sunday night’s electric USAC P1 Insurance National Midget feature at Kokomo Speedway while Spencer Bayston returned from ruination to win the “Indiana Midget Week” title.

Sure, the box score may read that Thomas won the race from the pole position while Bayston moved up one position from third to second to secure the championship in a concise, clean-cut manner. However, Kokomo usually provides a cornucopia of theatrics that defy the norm and Sunday’s IMW finale was no exception.

“I just tried to fine tune my line there and started reeling them in little by little. Once I got by, I don’t know if (Courtney) went to the top or not. Being able to see your line here is probably the biggest deal. If you’re running behind a car, even if it’s a lapped car, it’s kind of hard to hit your marks. Having a clear track is a big advantage…”

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