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11/14/2022 -
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11/21/2022 -
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12/7/2022 -
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12/6/2022 -
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Steven Russell Reigns as POWRi WAR Sprint League 2022 Rookie of the Year

Steven Russell Reigns as POWRi WAR Sprint League 2022 Rookie of the Year

Belleville, IL. (10/6/2022) Immediately setting a precedent of racing precision, Steven Russell would make an emphatic statement of speed in his debut season with the Lucas Oil POWRi Wingless Auto Racing Sprint League to capture the 2022 Rookie of the Year Honors as well as runner-up placement in the seasonal championship chase.

Notching a single heat race win as well as a lone semi-feature victory, Russell would shine in earning feature hard-charging accolades by collecting six on the year; to double the most won in the previous two seasons. Finishing inside the top-10 on ten occasions, six by way of top-5 performances, Steven would advance ninety-eight positions in feature competition in 2022.

“I’m so proud of this team that we have put together as it was my first real full season behind a car in five years while having never raced non-wing before.
Practically building the car from the ground up to finishing runner-up in the season standings with a Rookie of the Year award is beyond our expectations. I can’t begin to thank everyone enough who came aboard this year to make the season as successful as it was,” stated Steven Russell on his outstanding POWRi WAR debut year.

Hard-charging onto the scene in the JR1 Racing, Southern Electric, EL Pruitt Mechanical Contractors, Engler Machine & Tool, Donley Trucking, Xtreme Body & Paint, Route 66 Motorheads Bar & Grill, JR1 Chassis, Engler 410 Racing Engine, Steven Russell remains hopeful and ambition in his future racing career while continually solidifying himself as a force in the open-wheel world.

Lucas Oil POWRi Wingless Auto Racing Sprint League 2022 Top-10 Season Standings: 1. 28-Kory Schudy, 2. 1JR-Steven Russell, 3. 16-Anthony Nicholson, 4. 44-Wesley Smith, 5. 77-Jack Wagner, 6. 6-Mario Clouser, 7. 73-Samuel Wagner, 8. 74-Xavier Doney, 9. 31-Joe B Miller, 10. 11W-Wyatt Burks.

Steven Russell, among other POWRi League Rookie of the Year winners, will be honored at the Annual POWRi Championship Banquet on Saturday, January 21 at Margaritaville Lake Resort in Osage Beach, Missouri.

The full 2023 Lucas Oil POWRi Leagues Season Schedules are currently being finalized and will be released in the following weeks.

Follow along for more information such as race recaps, updates, full results, and press releases online at www.powri.com, on Twitter & Instagram at @POWRi_Racing, or on Facebook at POWRi.

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