Time Trials

2013 Day 3 (I-500 Qualifying)

Place No. Team Driver Hometown Driver Hometown Driver Hometown Driver Hometown Sled Time Speed
1 12 Countryside Motorsports Grant Vermeersch

Unionville, Mich. Keith Gainforth Unionville, Mich. Tom Bell Unionville, Mich.     Yamaha 40.593 88.69
2 11 Wuppett Wace Team John Bozek Garfield, Minn. Ryan Flynn  Petoskey, Mich. Cameron Rittenour
Sioux Falls, S.D.
Tom Bozek Alexandria, Minn. Polaris 39.920 90.18
3 21 Cadarette Collision Troy DeWald AuGres, Mich. Ryan Spencer Gaines, Mich. Todd Krikke Hudsonville, Mich.     Arctic Cat 40.784 88.27
4 20 R&R Racing Josh Ware Barbeau, Mich. John Giffel Essexville, Mich. Chris Ryan

Matt Ryan
Carson City, Mich.     Polaris 40.831 88.17
5 19 Tommie Bauer Racing Cody Badour Farwell, Mich. Tyler Nickels Alpena, Mich. Chad Bauer Farwell, Mich.     Arctic Cat 41.431 86.89
6 3 XLT Engineering/ Woody's Corey Davidson Holt, Minn. Eric Gausen Warroad, Minn. John Anetsberger Northbrook, Ill.     Polaris 41.768 86.19
7 32 Piche Performance Larry Young Sault Ste. Marie Bryan Ball Sault Ste. Marie Scott Rutledge Pickford, Mich.     Polaris 41.898 85.92
8 311 Yamaha Racing Ross Erdman Fargo, N.D. Re Wadena Dilworth, Minn. Jacob Muller Richmond, Minn.     Yamaha 41.997 85.72
9 85 Eichenberg Racing Kris Eichenberg Hawkins, Mich. Kirk Ringler Hawkins, Mich.         Yamaha 42.064 85.58
10 10 Countryside Motorsports Cam Vermeersch Unionville, Mich. Ben Lindbom Avon, Minn. Brent Vermeersch Unionville, Mich.     Yamaha 42.067 85.58
11 35 Team Torture Scott Odom Traverse City, Mich. Greg Town Traverse City, Mich. Cody Shinualt
Sault Ste. Marie
Jeff Wilcox Brimley, Mich. Ski-Doo 42.329 85.05
12 74 Bunke Racing Gabe Bunke Moorhead, Minn. Aaron Christiansen Metiskow, Alta. Spencer Kadlec Cloquet, Minn.     Polaris 42.470 84.77
13 22 Beard Motorsports Mike Haynes Mt. Pleasant, Mich. Joe Burch Rosebush, Mich. Jesse Wezensky Mt. Pleasant, Mich.     Polaris 42.523 84.66
14 02 Team Blu Joel Diamond Lapeer, Mich. Cardell Potter Camp Douglas, Wis. Duane Baur Bay Port, Mich.     Polaris 42.535 84.64
15 131 131 Racing Mike Babcock Rudyard, Mich. Bobby Menne Virginia, Minn. Ivan Hansen Hillman, Mich.     Polaris 42.687 84.33
16 18 Dunn Racing James Hicks Cedarville, Mich. Dustin Fierek Cedarville, Mich. Dale Dunn Jr. Cedarville, Mich.     Ski-Doo 42.725 84.26
17 537 Bunke Racing 2 Ryan Faust Rubicon, Wis. Travis Faust Rubicon, Wis.         Polaris 42.756 84.20
18 29 DL Racing Justin Tate Scandia, Minn. Mike VanDolder Annan, Ont. Jeff Leuenberger Freeland, Mich.     Ski-Doo 42.801 84.11
19 14 Gentz /Bouchard Racing Chad Dyrdahl Bagley, Minn. Brady Dyrdahl Bagley, Minn. Jason McArthur
Las Vegas, Nev.
Mike Gentz Marquette, Mich. Polaris 43.001 83.72
20 67 Hoos Racing Bill Wilkes Wassila, Alaska Steve Spence Anchorage, Alaska John Hoos

Alpena, Mich.
Dave Nelson Big Rapids, Mich. Polaris 43.046 83.63
21 16 Russell Racing Shane Felegy North Branch, Minn. Joe Fjerstad Minneapolis, Minn. Mike Dolezal Milwaukee, Wis.     Polaris 43.068 83.59
22 1 Blue Team Racing Rod Bell Akron, Mich. Brandon Vermeersch Akron, Mich. Mickey Kandle
Gladwin, Mich.
Brad Green Sebawing, Mich. Yamaha 43.205 83.32
23 167 Mohan Racing Darrell Howard Anchorage, Alaska Matt Hoos Alpena, Mich. Brad McConnell Alpena, Mich.     Arctic Cat 43.484 82.79
24 5 LMB Speedshop Kevin Bouman Martin, Mich. Eric Bouman Martin, Mich.         Polaris 43.593 82.58
25 52 Christian Bros. Racing Ryan Simons Camrose, Alta. Brian Dick Thief River Falls, Minn.         Arctic Cat 43.652 82.47
26 X1 KingKat Racing Isaac Wolfgang Breckenridge, Mich. Eric Rouland Thief River Falls, Minn.         Arctic Cat 43.678 82.42
27 9 Mayer Racing Aaron Mayer Rudyard, Mich. Anthony Mayer Rudyard,  Mich. Mike VanSloten Rudyard, Mich.     Polaris 43.683 82.41
28 407 Yovich Racing Brian Anderson Newberry, Mich. Eric Zellar Germfask, Mich. Tim Hall

Rockford, Mich.
Nate Woodward Holly, Mich. Polaris 43.695 82.39
29 17 R&S Racing John Booth Cedarville, Mich. Lance Tremblay Rudyard,  Mich. Terry Wright Sault Ste. Marie, Ont.     Arctic Cat 43.790 82.21
30 26 Top Secret Racing Lance Kalbfleisch Brown City, Mich. Kyle Strieter Unionville, Mich. Kyle Roe Rudyard, Mich.     Arctic Cat 43.802 82.19
31 42 Millenium Motorsports Andy Shoemaker Pinconning, Mich. Grant Lynch Pinconning, Mich.         Polaris 43.805 82.18
32 57 Felzke Farms James Heiler DeWitt, Mich. Gary McNeil Aberdeen, S.D.         Polaris 43.866 82.07
33 86 Team Traction Tim Gregory Sault Ste. Marie Jason Fountain DeTour, Mich. Greg May

Sault Ste. Marie
Dan Minta Sault Ste. Marie Polaris 43.896 82.01
34 34 Kovar Racing Jim Erickson Negaunee, Mich. Dan Maki Newberry, Mich. Rich Autterson Newberry, Mich.     Polaris 43.922 81.96
35 63 Eckert Racing Antero Tarvudd Echo Bay, Ont. Kyle Eckert Gaylord, Mich. Zak Mason Gaylord, Mich.     Polaris 44.046 81.73
36 72 Applebee's Racing Karl Schwartz Freeland, Mich. Jeremy Piippo Rudyard,  Mich. Rich Spranger Reese, Mich.     Polaris 44.310 81.25
37 36 K&K Racing Walt Komarnizki Sault Ste. Marie Dan Crimin Sault Ste. Marie Fred Lupintz St. Ignace, Mich.     Ski-Doo 44.578 80.76
38 66 Moyle Racing Gary Moyle Houghton, Mich. Chad Lian Thief River Falls, Minn. Andrew Terrill Midland, Mich.     Arctic Cat 44.585 80.74
* The No. 73 Holeshot Motorsports team did not qualify

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Day 2 (I-500 Qualifying)

Place No. Driver Hometown Team Sled Time Speed
1 12 Grant Vermeersch Unionville, Mich. Countryside Motorsports Yamaha 40.593 88.69
2 11 John Bosek Garfield, Minn. Wuppett Wace Team Polaris 39.920 90.18
3 21 Troy DeWald AuGres, Mich. Cadarette Collision Arctic Cat 40.784 88.27
4 20 Josh Ware Sault Ste. Marie R&R Racing Polaris 40.831 88.17
5 19 Cody Badour Farwell, Mich. Tommie Bauer Racing Arctic Cat 41.431 86.89
6 3 Corey Davidson Holt, Minn. XLT Engineering/Woody's Polaris 41.768 86.19
7 32 Larry Young Jr. Sault Ste. Marie Piche Performance Polaris 41.898 85.92
8 311 Ross Erdman Fargo, N.D. Yamaha Racing Yamaha 41.997 85.72
9 85 Kris Eichenberg Reed City, Mich. Eichenberg Racing Yamaha 42.064 85.58
10 10 Cam Vermeersch Unionville, Mich. Countryside Motorsports Yamaha 42.067 85.58
11 35 Scott Odom Traverse City, Mich. Team Torture Ski-Doo 42.329 85.05
12 74 Gabe Bunke Brownstown, Minn. Bunke Racing Polaris 42.470 84.77
13 22 Joe Burch Mt. Pleasant, Mich. Beard Motorsports Polaris 42.523 84.66
14 2 Joel Diamond Lapeer, Mich. Team Blu Polaris 42.535 84.64
15 131 Mike Babcock Rudyard, Mich. 131 Racing Polaris 42.687 84.33
16 18 Dale Dunn Jr. Cedarville, Mich. Dunn Racing Ski-Doo 42.725 84.26
17 537 Ryan Faust Rubicon, Wis. Bunke Racing 2 Polaris 42.756 84.20
18 29 Jeff Leuenberger Freeland, Mich. DL Racing Ski-Doo 42.801 84.11
19 14 Chad Dyrdahl Bagley, Minn. Bouchard Racing Polaris 43.001 83.72
20 67 Bill Wilkes Alpena, Mich. Hoos Racing Polaris 43.046 83.63
21 16 Shane Felegy North Branch, Minn. Russell Racing Polaris 43.068 83.59
22 1 Rod Bell Akron, Mich. Blue Team Racing Yamaha 43.205 83.32
23 8 Eric Zellar Germfask, Mich. Yovich Racing Polaris 43.587 82.59
24 5 Kevin Bouman Martin, Mich. LMB Speedshop Polaris 43.593 82.58
25 52 Ryan Simons Fertile, Minn. Christian Bros. Racing Arctic Cat 43.652 82.47
26 X1 Isaac Wolfgang Breckenridge, Mich. KingKat Racing Arctic Cat 43.678 82.42
27 9 Anthony Mayer Rudyard, Mich. Mayer Racing Polaris 43.683 82.41
28 407 Brian Anderson Newberry, Mich. Yovich Racing Polaris 43.695 82.39
29 17 John Ranta Cedarville, Mich. R&S Racing Arctic Cat 43.790 82.21
30 26 Lance Kalbfleisch Brown City, Mich. Top Secret Racing Arctic Cat 43.802 82.19
31 42 Andy Shoemaker Pinconning, Mich. Millenium Motorsports Polaris 43.805 82.18
32 51 Jon Giffel Essexville, Mich. R&R Racing Polaris 43.861 82.08
33 57 Josh Hubbard Dewitt, Mich. Felzke Farms Polaris 43.866 82.07
34 86 Jason Fountain DeTour, Mich. Team Traction Polaris 43.896 82.01
35 34 Jim Erickson Marquette, Mich. Kovar Racing Polaris 43.922 81.96
36 63 Antero Tarvudd Echo Bay, Ont. Eckert Racing Polaris 44.046 81.73
37 72 Karl Schwartz Freeland, Mich. Applebee's Racing Polaris 44.310 81.25
38 167 Darrell Howard Anchorage, Alaska Mohan Racing Arctic Cat 44.399 81.08
*Note: The lead driver is listed as the driver, even if a co-driver drove during qualifying

Day 1 (I-500 Qualifying)

Place No. Driver Hometown Team Sled Time Speed
1 12 Grant Vermeersch Unionville, Mich. Countryside Motorsports Yamaha 40.593 88.69
2 11 John Bosek Alexandria, Minn. Wuppett Wace Team Polaris 40.666 88.53
NOTE: Top two positions are locked in. 
3 21 Troy DeWald AuGres, Mich. Cadarette Collision Arctic Cat 40.784 88.27
4 20 Josh Ware Sault Ste. Marie R&R Racing Polaris 40.831 88.17
5 19 Cody Badour Farwell, Mich. Tommie Bauer Racing Arctic Cat 41.645 86.44
6 3 Corey Davidson Holt, Minn. XLT Engineering/Woody's Polaris 41.768 86.19
7 32 Larry Young Sault Ste. Marie Piche Performance Polaris 41.898 85.92
8 311 Ross Erdman Fargo, N.D. Yamaha Racing Yamaha 41.997 85.72
9 10 Cam Vermeersch Unionville, Mich. Countryside Motorsports Yamaha 42.067 85.58
10 35 Scott Odom Traverse City, Mich. Team Torture Ski-Doo 42.329 85.05
11 74 Gabe Bunke Browerville, Minn. Bunke Racing Polaris 42.470 84.77
12 131 Mike Babcock Rudyard, Mich. 131 Racing Polaris 42.687 84.33
13 85 Kris Eichenberg Reed City, Mich. Eichenberg Racing Yamaha 42.736 84.24
14 537 Ryan Faust Horicon, Wis. Bunke Racing 2 Polaris 42.756 84.20
15 2 Joel Diamond Lapeer, Mich. Team Blu Polaris 42.764 84.18
16 29 Jeff Leuenberger Freeland, Mich. DL Racing Ski-Doo 42.801 84.11
17 22 Joe Burch Rosebush, Mich. Beard Motorsports Polaris 42.900 83.92
18 67 Bill Wilkes Alpena, Mich. Hoos Racing Polaris 43.046 83.63
19 16 Shane Felegy North Branch, Minn. Russell Racing Polaris 43.299 83.14
20 18 Dale Dunn Jr. Cedarville, Mich. Dunn Racing Ski-Doo 43.356 83.03
21 8 Eric Zellar Germfask, Mich. Yovich Racing Polaris 43.587 82.59
22 5 Kevin Bouman Martin, Mich. LMB Speedshop Polaris 43.593 82.58
23 407 Brian Anderson Newberry, Mich. Yovich Racing Polaris 43.695 82.39
24 17 John Ranta Cedarville, Mich. R&S Racing Arctic Cat 43.818 82.16
25 26 Lance Kalbfleisch Brown City, Mich. Top Secret Arctic Cat 43.840 82.12
26 51 Jon Giffel Essexville, Mich. R&R Racing Polaris 43.861 82.08
27 57 James Heiler DeWitt, Mich. Felzke Farms Polaris 43.866 82.07
28 86 Jason Fountain DeTour Village, Mich. Team Traction Polaris 43.896 82.01
29 63 Antero Tarvudd Echo Bay, Ont. Eckert Racing Polaris 44.046 81.73
30 42 Andy Shoemaker Pinconning, Mich. Millenium Motorsports Polaris 44.232 81.39
31 72 Karl Schwartz Freeland, Mich. Applebee's Racing Polaris 44.310 81.25
32 167 Darrell Howard Anchorage, Alaska Mohan Racing Arctic Cat 44.399 81.08
33 9 Anthony Mayer Rudyard, Mich. Mayer Racing Polaris 44.413 81.06
34 1 Rod Bell Akron, Mich. Blue Team Racing Yamaha 44.632 80.66
35 X1 Isaac Wolfgang Breckenridge, Mich. KingKat Racing Arctic Cat 44.854 80.26
36 73 Billy Skea Traverse City, Mich. Holeshot Motorsports Polaris 45.246 79.57
37 34 Jim Erickson Marquette, Mich. Kovar Racing Polaris 45.413 79.27
38 66 Gary Moyle Houghton, Mich. Moyle Racing Arctic Cat 46.564 77.31

Woody's Challenge Qualifying

Just 16 qualifying attempts were made for the Woody’s Challenge pro-am, to be held on Thursday at 7 p.m. Larry Young Jr. of the Brimley, Mich.-based Piche Performance No. 32 Polaris was the fastest racer at 87.63 mph. Kevin Bouman of Martin, Mich., driving the LMB Speedshop No.5 Polaris was second at 87.50 mph. There is another hour-long qualifying session Wednesday at 10 a.m.

Place No. Driver Hometown Team Sled Time Speed
1 32 Larry Young Jr. Sault Ste. Marie Piche Performance Polaris 41.082 87.63
2 5 Kevin Bouman Martin, Mich. LMB Speedshop Polaris 41.141 87.50
3 74 Gabe Bunke Browerville, Minn. Bunke Racing Polaris 42.035 85.64
4 311 Ross Erdman Fargo, N.D. Yamaha Racing Yamaha 42.102 85.51
5 132 Bryan Ball Sault Ste. Marie Piche Performance Polaris 42.180 85.35
6 10 Cam Vermeersch Unionville, Mich. Countryside Motorsports Yamaha 42.337 85.03
7 31 Aaron Mayer Rudyard, Mich Hunt Racing Polaris 43.003 83.72
8 20 Josh Ware Sault Ste. Marie R&R Racing Polaris 43.332 83.08
9 1 Rod Bell Akron, Mich. Blue Team Racing Yamaha 43.436 82.88
10 16 Shane Felegy North Branch, Minn. Russell Racing Polaris 43.681 82.42
11 9 Anthony Mayer Rudyard, Mich Mayer Racing Polaris 44.057 81.71
12 63 Antero Tarvudd Echo Bay, Ont. Eckert Racing Polaris 44.181 81.48
13 131 Mike Babcock Rudyard, Mich 131 Racing Polaris 44.453 80.98
14 72 Karl Schwartz Freeland, Mich. Applebee's Racing Polaris 45.810 78.59
15 86 Jason Fountain DeTour Village, Mich. Team Traction Polaris 50.755 70.93