October 22nd, 2016 - Racing in the final event in the 2016 season, Derek Groomer headed to Florence Speedway (Union, Kentucky) on Saturday night for the Fall 50. In a stout field of 54 Open Wheel Modifieds, Groomer secured his spot into the A-Main with a heat race victory. Landing a Top 10 finish in the feature, Derek logged a 10th place spot in the 40-lapper.

Full results from this event are available at www.FlorenceSpeedway.com.

October 8th, 2016 -
Making his first start of the season in the Super Late Model rank, Derek Groomer returned to Brownstown Speedway (Brownstown, Indiana) on Saturday night behind the wheel of Tyler Waltz #81W Super Late Model. Following a 3rd place finish in his heat race, Groomer was an early retiree of the FunFest A-Main after getting taken out by another competitor.

Full results from this event are available at www.BrownstownSpeedway.com.