2011 Griffin King of the Hammers Starting Order announced

Greg Adler has a lot to celebrate in 2011, not only is his company 4 Wheel Parts observing 50 years in the 4 wheel drive parts and accessories business, the CEO and closed course off-road racer has also drawn the pole position  for the 5th running of the Griffin radiator King of the Hammers(KOH)  slated for February 11, 2011.  The title sponsor for the Last Chance Qualifier (LCQ) played host to the KOH Drawing party on January 4th at its Compton Headquarters and Adler Joked with Ultra4 Series official exhaust Dynomax driver Bob Willis about drawing the polar opposite last starting position at 100.

2011 King of the Hammers drawing partyThe top 20 starting spots are stacked with the heavy hitters of Ultra4 racing with David Smiley the winner of the Badlands qualifier, and Stan Haynes 2nd at Badland in a rematch in the 19th and 20th spot. Kevin Sacalas, 2009 Ultra4 Vegas to Reno winner, reigning Ultra4 Grand Slam champion and “King” Loren Healy, SMORR Qualifier Winner Lucas Murphy, RCQ winner Derek West will be set up for a dual of event winners in the Top 20. Consistent Rocksports finisher Roger Lovell, Formula 4×4 Nation Champion Ragnar Robertsson from Iceland, 2009 Rock-crawling and Rock-racing Champion Brad Lovell who missed the 2010 KOH win by 28 seconds will be an exciting match up of teams that posses the ability to win KOH. Lastly Australian Ultra4 racer Ben Napier who is fresh off a third place finish in the Stampede, and Rocksports Icon Tracy Jordan join Adler in the Top 20.

To mix up the field even further the 4 fastest Last chance Qualifiers will run in the top 20. No one knows who will grab these spots but the LCQ field includes a two time podium winner at KOH Casey Currie, experienced KOH racer Greg Hussey, XRRA’s Brian Shirley, Joey Archuleta and Rusty Bray round out an extremely fast field of LCQ participants.

The 2011 Griffin King of the Hammers will take place from Feb 6th-11th and features a full week of race action. The 4 wheel parts LCQ will split racing between two days on Tuesday Feb 8th and Weds Feb 9th. A giant interactive Vendor show will be running the entire week, but will be the highlight of the Thursday Feb 10th contingency. Ultra4 race cars will be on display for technical inspection the entire day. In addition Thursday will emphasize the Pitbull UTV race on a 40 mile course. KOH features a full week of action, from seminars, to the Raceline show and shine, to the BRC most prepared rig contest, to enjoyment of the Johnson valley trails.  Meet the drivers, see the newest 4 wheel drive related products, and see some of the most exciting off-road racing on the planet from multiple safe spectator viewing areas.

The official starting position for the LCQ and KOH main event is as follows.

KOH Main event
Driver of record start car#
Bob Willis 100 Car # 913
Buzz Bronsma 99 car # 4417
Kevin Yoder 98 Car # 4434
Adam Arenault 97 car # 762
Dean Bulloch 96 Car # 4411
LCQ #20 95
LCQ #19 94
Chris Ridgway 93 car # 4423
LCQ #18 92
Cottin Rodd 91 car # 7
LCQ #17 90
Travis Carpenter 89 Car # 4405
Matt Enochs 88 car # 4424
LCQ#16 87
LCQ#15 86
Hobie Smith 85 car # 10
Travis Cook 84 car # 4440
John James 83 car # 28
John Sweet 82 car # 366
Ritchie Keller 81 Car # 202
Derek Summers 80
LCQ#14 79
Tim Madge 78
Brandon Watson 77 car # 4488
Todd Pucket 76 car #7114
Sean Rose 75 Car # 914
Eric Anderson 74 Car # 66
Joe Silva 73 Car #4449
Nazir Adam 72 car # 4467
Travis Watford 71 Car # 4429
Adam Carter 70 car # 4433
LCQ#13 69
Jesse Haines 68 Car # 4499
Jack Adams 67 car # 284
Mike Karwath 66 car # 999
Rob Usnick 65 car # 406
Rick Mooneyham 64 Car # 554
LCQ#12 63
Shannon Campbell 62 Car # 5
Jt Taylor 61 Car # 13
Dave Schneider 60 car # 4471
Clint Ellett 59 Car # 70
Erik Miller 58 car # 4421
John Boring 57 car # 87
LCQ#11 56
Chuck Dempsey 55 car # 50
Tom Wayes 54 car # 321
Larry McRae 53 Car# 80
Jason Picket 52 car #4444
Matt Overton 51 car # 4462
Levi Shirley 50 car # 81
Mike Coleville 49 car #204
Nick Nelson 48 Car # 4404
PSC 47
Rob McKeeney 46 car # 8
Jack Graef 45 car # 99
Matt Messer 44 Car # 17
Kris Fraser 43 car # 604
LCQ#10 42
Tony Pelligrino 41 car # 805
LCQ#9 40
Doug Bigelow 39 car # 4413
Derek Trent 38 Car # 22
Jose Manuel Ponce 37 Car # 4472
Jason Scherer. 36 Car # 76
Gary Ferravanti 35 Car # 4446
Curtis Warner 34 car # 4410
John Reynolds 33 car # 427
Todd McCullen 32 car#4422
Les Figueroa 31 Car # 4478
Fabio Manno 30 car # 100
Brent Goegebuer 29 Car # 4473
LCQ#8 28
LCQ#7 27
Tony Rientdorf 26 car # 302
Bill Phillips 25 Car # 4480
LCQ#6 24
JR Van Ortwick 23 car # 11
Brandon Haynes 22 Car # 518
LCQ#5 21
Stan Haynes 20 car # 4408
David Smiley 19 car # 609
Bart Dixon 18 Car# 26
Kevin Sacalas 17 Car # 4435
Loren Healy 16 Car#4428
Lucas Murphy 15 car # 816
LCQ#4 14
LCQ#3 13
Michael Feagins 12 car # 929
Derek West 11 Car# 4420
Dustin Emick 10 Car # 4443
Roger Lovell 9 Car # 4432
Ragnar Robertsson 8 car # 780
Brad Lovell 7 Car#232
Ben Napier 6 Car # 4461
LCQ#2 5
Barry Beadle 4 Car # 4452
LCQ#1 3
Tracy Jordan 2 Car # 112
Greg Adler 1 car # 210
last chance Qualifier
driver of record start Car#
Craig Ross 70 car # 4138
Fred Hill 69 car # 109
BJ Allen 68 car # 4426
Greg Hussey 67 Car #4450
Mike Stowe 66 car # 269
Chris Garrison 65 Car # 9
Billy Briney 64 car # 4439
Greg Lundeen 63 Car #701
Bill Kreisel 62 car # 407
Ryan Pierce 61 car # 72
Jon Moulden 60 car # 2175
Gregg McNair 59 Car # 1544
Randy Slawson 58 Car # 4448
Scott Sines 57 car # 88
Jermey Hengl 56 car # 85
Joey Archuleta 55 car # 127
Garland (BO) Tucker 54 Car # 6
Harold Fijman 53 car # 777
John Bennett 52 car # 4491
Michael Foster 51 car # 3430
Paul Hoffman 50 car # 4483
Jason Fowler 49 car # 879
Phil Pelaez 48 car # 678
Nicholas McGaha 47 Car # 505
Rusty Bray 46 Car # 4498
John Webb 45 Car # 4468
Dustyn Friesen 44 car # 313
Zach Steele 43 Car #7214
Casey Currie 42 Car #2
Matt Lee 41 Car # 79
John Dunn 40 Car #700
Jeff Hollfelder 39 Car # 67
Jon Cagliero 38 car # 27
Brian McCarthy 37 Car #415
Nathan Unruh 36 Car # 63
Terill Johnson 35 car # 4442
Michael Smith 34 car # 56
Tim Emick 33 Car #4443
David Buchberger 32 car # 911
Justin Abernathy 31 Car # 721
Brian Tilton 30 car # 4416
Brian Shirley 29 car # 18
Joel Withers 28 car # 4447
Ritchie Carter 27 car # 4474
Rob Lynch 26 car # 4463
Tim Diekman 25 car # 4343
Warren Thomas 24 Car # 257
Shawn Inman 23 car # 187
Jack Childers 22 Car # 4469
Mike Klensin 21 car # 143
Andy Gladen 20 Car #541
Jeremy Hammer 19 Car # 97
John Goodby 18 car # 450
Gary Ferravanti JR. 17 Car # 4475
Keith Northrup 16 car # 1028
Jason Blanton 15 Car # 966
Mike Dora 14 Car # 4409
Jim Brown 13 car # 104
Jason Abernathy 12 Car # 722
Louie Keener 11 car # 4496
Casey Beach 10 car # 4484
Jason Spegal 9 Car # 69
Michael Amaral 8 Car # 4487
Joe Bunker 7 car # 864
Matthew Legg 6 car # 4464
Andy Johnson 5 Car # 124
Matt Peterson 4 car # 212
Alex Hardaway 3 car # 421
Chris Pook 2 car # 4477
Darren Henke 1 Car # 4441
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