Digital Edition Subscribers: Read Roadracing World Magazine Now >   |   3-Month Trial Subscription >
Roadracing World.com - An Online Service of Roadracing World Magazine
SHARE:
Sep 18, 2002

It's Stanton vs. Randolph vs. Hill For AFM Title

Contact: John Cardinale<BR>From a press release issued by Infineon Raceway (formerly Seats Point Raceway):<BR><BR>Season-Long Battle for AFM Title Continues This Weekend at Infineon Raceway<BR><BR>SONOMA, Calif.--The season-long battle for the American Federation of Motorcyclists (AFM) championship will continue this weekend (Sept. 21-22) with a full slate of motorcycle racing at Infineon Raceway.<BR><BR>Only 10 points separate the top-three riders in the chase for the title as the AFM prepares to invade the 12-turn, 2.32-mile road course. Lafayette's David Stanton tops the standings with 214 points after six of eight rounds and is followed by San Jose's James Randolph (211) and Union City's Ken Hill (204). Stanton also leads the Open Superbike class, as well as the premiere Formula Pacific division. Stanton is seeking his first overall championship with the AFM.<BR><BR>Randolph has won two of three Formula Pacific division main events at Infineon Raceway this season, and Stanton has one victory.<BR><BR>This will mark the series' fourth trip this season to Infineon Raceway. Open practice will take place Saturday, with main events in more than 15 divisions scheduled for Sunday. Gates open at 8 a.m. each day and admission on Sunday is $10.<BR><BR>The season concludes with the series finale at Thunderhill Raceway Park near Willows (Oct. 19-20).<BR><BR>For more information, please visit www.afmracing.org.