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Lewis Places 4th at Irwindale

 By Meredith Kaplan Burns, Special to the Independent Laguna Beach’s Michael Lewis topped off his three-week return trip home in the U.S. at Toyota Speedway in Irwindale on Saturday, June 25, driving the late-model stock car to a fourth-place finish. Lewis qualified in the Tim...

Taking a Spin for NASCAR

Laguna Beach’s Michael Lewis has begun a year of racing and testing that will see him crisscrossing the Atlantic and strapping into two different breeds of racing cars through the end of November. He’ll also be competing at two tracks stateside: Toyota Speedway at Irwindale and...

Taking a Spin for NASCAR

By Doug Stokes, Special to the Independent Laguna Beach’s Michael Lewis has begun a year of racing and testing that will see him crisscrossing the Atlantic and strapping into two different breeds of racing cars through the end of November. He’ll also be competing at two tracks...

Racer Grabs Silver at Thanksgiving Grand Prix

Laguna Beach resident Michael Lewis ended his Ford Focus Midget racing career on a high note on Nov. 25, with a second-place finish during the 70th annual Turkey Night Grand Prix, at Toyota Speedway at Irwindale. Lewis was driving the Western Speed #60 Ford Focus Midget tuned by...

Racer Grabs Silver at Thanksgiving Grand Prix

Laguna Beach resident Michael Lewis ended his Ford Focus Midget racing career on a high note on Nov. 25, with a second-place finish during the 70th annual Turkey Night Grand Prix, at Toyota Speedway at Irwindale. Lewis was driving the Western Speed #60 Ford Focus Midget tuned by...