Ricky Thornton sweeps Desert Thunder Nationals at Central Arizona

Weekend action found Ricky Thornton Jr. continuing his recent red-hot streak aboard his Tanner Racing / Excel Floor Covering No. 20RT Certified Inspection Services / Lethal Chassis Modified. In fact, he raced to three-straight Modified triumphs during the weekend’s Desert Modified Nationals at Central Arizona Speedway, including a $3,000 triumph in Sunday’s finale. “Wow, this…

Runner-up finish in Modified at Cocopah

Ricky Thornton Jr. entered his No. 20RT Modified into battle on Saturday night at Cocopah Speedway (Somerton, Ariz.) for the Halloween Spectacular. After starting the night off with a heat race victory, Thornton Jr. crossed the line in first in the feature but was docked a position for excessive skirting. He was credited with a…