Bluffton race car driver Gus Dean turned in another strong performance Saturday night, finishing fifth at the Eddie Gilstrap Motors Fall Classic 200 at Salem (Ind.) Speedway.
Gus Dean battled all sorts of problems Monday evening in the General Tire Grabber 100, but the Bluffton native somehow managed to race to a third-place finish at the DuQuoin (Ill.) State Fairgrounds mile dirt track.
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Bluffton race car driver Gus Dean survived an early crash scare to get back in the race before fading to a ninth-place finish at the Montgomery Ward 200 on Friday night at Madison International Speedway in Oregon, Wisconsin.