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Ruhlman Makes Last Lap Pass for GLTS Win at Tri Ci

Ruhlman Makes Last Lap Pass for GLTS Win at Tri Ci...

8/6/2021
Auburn, MI (Friday, August 6, 2021) - Part of an Open Wheel only show at Tri City Motor Speedway, the Great Lakes Traditional Sprints Presented by PERFIT brought a strong field of 19 cars to the speedway to race alongside the Great Lakes Super Sprints and Great Lakes Lightning Sprints. Keith Sheffer, Jr and Mike Astrauskas led the field to the green flag for their 20 lap feature event, which served as the night cap of the evening. Sheffer, whow set quick time earlier in the evening, grabbed...more
Sheffer, Jr Scores First Career GLTS Win Saturday

Sheffer, Jr Scores First Career GLTS Win Saturday...

7/11/2021
Lake City, MI (Saturday, July 10, 2021) - As part of a doubleheader weekend the Great Lakes Traditional Sprints Presented by PERFIT took on Merritt Speedway for the first time this season. A strong field of drivers unloaded at the facility in Lake City, Michigan with high hopes of conquering the challenging 3/8ths mile oval. In Qualifying, Dustin Daggett set the pace of the field turning in a lap time of 13.855, besting Championship Points Leader, Steve Irwin for the Fast Qualifier Award who...more
IRWIN  & DAGGETT TAKE AWAY WINS AT HARTFORD

IRWIN & DAGGETT TAKE AWAY WINS AT HARTFORD

7/10/2021
Hartford, MI (Friday, July 9, 2021) - The double-header Great Lakes Sprints weekend officially kicked off Friday night at Hartford Motor Speedway with the Great Lakes Super Sprints Presented by Engine Pro and ARP (GLSS) and the Great Lakes Traditional Sprints Presented by PERFIT (GLTS). Nearly 30 GLSS drivers unloaded ready to do battle alongside a stout field of GLTS drivers. The night began with qualifying where drawing early appeared to be important. For GLSS, 2020 Champion, Jared Horstman...more
DAGGETT WINS TOPLESS AT I-96 SPEEDWAY

DAGGETT WINS TOPLESS AT I-96 SPEEDWAY

6/28/2021
Lake Odessa, MI – Dustin Daggett (Portland, MI), never missing an opportunity to run at his home track, took his non wing sprint car to I-96 Speedway on June 18th to run with Great Lakes Traditional Sprints presented by Perfit and went home with his first topless win of the season. Stevie Irwin (Fenton, MI) started out the night on top of board setting fast time during group qualifying with a 16.75 second lap. Lee Underwood (Troy, OH) was second quick with a 16.837 lap, while Daggett, Max...more
RADER TAKES WIN AT BUTLER

RADER TAKES WIN AT BUTLER

6/13/2021
Quincy, MI – Great Lakes Traditional Sprints presented by Perfit rolled into Butler Motor Speedway for the first non-wing show there in over ten years. Drew Rader (Findlay OH) battled Steve Irwin (Fenton, MI) for the last 14 laps of the feature to take the checkered flag and his first win with GLTS. Steve Irwin rolled out 13th for qualifying, but set fast time with an average lap time of 15.479 seconds which was an average speed around the Battle Grounds of 87.24 miles per hour. Rader was...more
IRWIN DOUBLES DOWN ON GLTS DOUBLEHEADER

IRWIN DOUBLES DOWN ON GLTS DOUBLEHEADER

6/4/2021
Cyrstal, MI (Wednesday, June 2, 2021) - Hartford Speedway was set for two nights of sprint car racing this weekend. Unfortunately, mother nature had other plans raining out the Great Lakes Super Sprints (GLSS) portion of the weekend on Friday. Saturday brought sun and the Great Lakes Traditional Sprints (GLTS) to the 3/8 mile track in Hartford, Michigan. Steve Irwin is no stranger to success at Hartford, and it didn’t take long for him to get to work. Irwin paced the field in qualifying...more
FLYING ZERO WINS TRIFECTA AT HARTFORD

FLYING ZERO WINS TRIFECTA AT HARTFORD

5/29/2021
Hartford, MI – Steve Irwin sets quick time, wins heat and wins the feature in Night 1 of a double header weekend at Hartford Motor Speedway. The Great Lakes Traditional Sprints presented by Perfit (GLTS) made their first of three visits last night with 14 cars. The night started early with engine heat at 6 pm. GLTS took the track first at 6:30 with 3 car qualifying. With the sun still high in the west, the track proved challenging the first time out, with Steve Irwin setting quick time. A...more
Great Lakes Sprints Embark on Double Header Weeken

Great Lakes Sprints Embark on Double Header Weeken...

5/27/2021
Hartford, MI (Thursday, May 27, 2021) - The Great Lakes Super Sprints Presented by Engine Pro and ARP (GLSS) and Great Lakes Traditional Sprints Presented by Comp Cams (GLTS) are preparing for a weekend full of racing to ring in the Memorial Day Holiday. A double-header for both divisions stretches across three days for the Great Lakes Family of Sprint Cars. First up, GLSS will embark on what it hopes will be the first full double-header weekend of the season. Earlier this year, GLSS was set...more
2021 GLTS SCHEDULE

2021 GLTS SCHEDULE

1/30/2021
Merrill, MI – The Great Lakes Traditional Sprints presented by Comp Cams is looking forward to our second year as GLTS. This year we have 19 races scheduled in Michigan at 7 different tracks in 11 weekends. There are 8 double header weekends and 3 single race weekends. We open the season on May 7th with a big all sprint double header at I-96 Speedway near Lake Odessa, MI. GLTS will play host to the Buckeye Outlaw Sprint Series (BOSS) and Great Lakes Super Sprints presented by Engine Pro &...more
STEINEBACH BAGS FIRST GLTS WIN

STEINEBACH BAGS FIRST GLTS WIN

8/7/2020
Auburn, MI – Jay Steinebach (Hudsonville, MI) was due for a win and he increased his odds Friday, seeing the track twice as much as anyone else, by driving double duty in his winged sprint and his non-wing sprint. Those increased odds paid off for Steinebach as he took the double checkered flags during Friday nights Great Lakes Traditional Sprints feature, holding off a pesky Double 0 Joe Irwin (Davison, MI). With a full night of open wheel racing at Tri-City Motor Speedway, GLTS took the...more
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