Ben Rhodes Races to Victory in the “Fall Brawl” at Hickory Motor Speedway

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (October 27th, 2013) – Louisville, Kentucky, native Ben Rhodes led 149 of 150 laps Saturday night, October 26th, in the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Late Model Stock “Fall Brawl” at Hickory Motor Speedway, driving the No. 41 Alpha Energy Solutions Ford with Hawk-McCall Motorsports to victory lane. The win for the 16-year-old NASCAR Next driver was his second-career …

UARA: Campbell goes to two-in-a-row; scores big win at Tri-County

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October 21, 2013 — By Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — Hendersonville, NC — UARA fans, you’ve got a championship battle after all. And young gun Garrett Campbell ensured that with a dominant win in Saturday night’s FLUIDYNE 150 presented by Ultra Cool Brake Fans at Tri-County Speedway. After winning the Sunoco Pole Award and staging a furious …

SOUTHEAST: Orange County Speedway driver killed in car accident

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October 19, 2013 — RaceChaser staff report by Jacob Seelman– Longtime Orange County Speedway Limited Late Model competitor Chad Pergerson, of Roxboro, North Carolina, lost his life early this morning in a tragic car accident. Pergerson was a City of Roxboro Lieutenant Fireman on Engine 3 C-shift and a life long member of the RFD. He was off duty at the time of the …

Volunteer Speedway: Welshan banks $6,000 for ‘Clash @ The Gap’ victory

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BULLS GAP, Tenn. (Oct. 12) — The biggest Steel-Head Late Model event to ever be held in the Southeast, the Vic Hill Racing-promoted $6,000-to-win Clash @ The Gap with a total purse of over $21,000, attracted 48 competitors Saturday night to Volunteer Speedway. Jason Welshan of Maryville passed “The Baxter Bullet” Mark Martin for the lead on lap 26 as they worked lapped traffic between turns three …

UARA: Campbell wins at Newport; refuses to concede title fight

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October 15, 2013 – By Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online – Newport, TN – Hold up, Spark Plug. This title fight isn’t over just yet. And Garrett Campbell made sure that Dillon Bassett got that message loud and clear during Saturday’s Sunoco 150, race 11 of the 2013 UARA-STARS tour season. Bassett, who had won the …

Woods records top-10 finish at Martinsville Speedway in ‘Virginia is for Racing Lovers 300’

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PINEY FLATS, Tenn. — Each fall Martinsville Speedway hosts the biggest, richest, most prestigious NASCAR Late Model Stock event in the country. The Virginia is for Racing Lovers 300 pays $25,000 to win from a total purse of over $73,000, plus the winner takes home a treasured grandfather clock. Hayden Woods of Piney Flats, an 18-year-old senior at Providence Academy …

PASS South: Hemric Mounts Late Charge to Win Wildcat 150

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DILLON, SC (October 5) – It was déjà vu for the #98 Carswell Motorsports team as Daniel Hemric made a late race charge Saturday night to win the Pro All Stars Series (PASS) South Super Late Model Wildcat 150 at Dillon Motor Speedway.  The win was Hemric’s second PASS South win of 2013 and came at the site of the …

UARA: Bassett rolls at Caraway; scores third-straight win

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September 23, 2013 – By Jacob Seelman for Speed 77 Radio and Race Chaser Online – Hendersonville, NC – At the moment, there’s just no stopping Dillon Bassett on the UARA-STARS tour. Not Mother Nature forcing the race to Sunday afternoon, not lack of track position at the start of the race, and not even defending champion Travis Swaim could …