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Austin Barnes, 16, wins Lucas Oil Modified Series race at Irwindale

August 13, 2011 |  9:49 pm



Austin Barnes, who will be a junior at Escondido High School starting Monday, won the Lucas Oil Modified Series race at Toyota Speedway at Irwindale.

It was his second win of the season in the modified series. His other win came at Irwindale on June 4.

It was a good night for the Johnson clan at Irwindale. Rod Johnson of Canyon Country was sixth in the modified series race. His son, RJ Johnson, won the NASCAR Super Late Models race, his fourth in a row at the track.

Go to Haddock in the Paddock for more on the races at Irwindale.


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