As he prepares to head to New Smyrna Speedway for the 52nd annual World Series of Asphalt Stock Car Racing, Super Late Model driver Derek Griffith has plenty of momentum on his side. The Hudson driver is coming off a second-place finish in the Red Eye 100 at New Smyrna on January 6, a race that opened the 2018 NASCAR Whelen All American Series season. The runner-up finish was his best career at the 0.500-mile Florida oval.
Officials from the Pro All Stars Series and Richmond Raceway announced Tuesday that the PASS super late models will headline the inaugural Commonwealth Classic at Richmond Raceway on Oct. 20.
Sam Mayer has been named to JR Motorsports’ championship-winning Late Model program for 2018.
The Pro All Star Series (PASS) announced a tentative 18-race schedule for the 2018 North season on Saturday. The schedule includes a total of six events at Oxford Plains Speedway, headlined by the 45th annual Oxford 250 on Aug. 26. It also is highlighted by a season-opening event as part of Icebreaker weekend at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park on April 8.
Reigning Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Sunoco Rookie of the Year Erik Jones has filed an entry to compete in the upcoming CRA SpeedFest 2018 on Jan. 27-28 at Georgia’s Crisp Motorsports Park.
Officials have announced the 2018 schedule for the Tri-Track Open Modified Series (TTOMS). Featuring some traditional race events, the 2018 event will also feature a series first. The four race schedule will commence on Memorial Day weekend and conclude with the fun and festive “Haunted Hundred” with plenty of action over the summer months.
After a thrilling inaugural Short Track U.S. Nationals at Bristol Motor Speedway last May, track and series officials diligently went to work to on ways to make the next event even better for competitors.
Cole Williams’ big grin all year has been largely indicative of just how good his season has been.
Howe Racing will continue to be a supporter of the Champion Racing Ass’n and its JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour Presented by Chevrolet Performance next year.
Sixteen-year-old Canadian Raphael Lessard is set to join Kyle Busch Motorsports for the 2018 racing season.
Pro All Stars Series officials have announced several dates on the PASS South Super Late Model schedule for 2018.
RFMS Racing President Don Fike has tabbed Travis Braden to drive the team’s No. 27 Ford for the full ARCA Racing Series schedule in 2018.