One year after upsetting the past back-to-back winner, Fallone, in 2019, Johnson would do it again at the Rick Wylie Classic 48 Lap Event contested at Lake Erie Speedway in Erie Penn., on September 27, 2020. The victory would not come easy.
The freedom car overcame some early obstacles by completely overhauling the car set up because, the team was not satisfied with the performance of the car. Those changes were key in allowing us to maneuver through the field during the feature race, and in the end, we were able to for a second year in a row repeat as champions.
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The Race of Champions is a sanctioning body presenting Modified and Stock Car racing on asphalt and dirt surfaces throughout the Northeast, with events in New York, Pennsylvania and New Jersey with primary marketing partners Hoosier Racing Tire, VP Racing Fuels, Upstate Automotive Group, Waddell Communications, Pilat Graphic Design, TDH Refrigeration, Sherwood Racing Wheels, PavedTrackDigest.com and Speed51.com. The 70th annual Race of Champions weekend will take place in 2020 at Lake Erie Speedway in North East, Pennsylvania and is the second longest consecutive auto-racing event in North America, second only to the Indianapolis 500.