AUDIO/RECAP: Black Doubles Down as Summer Shootout Crowns Champions

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Jordan Black joined Daniel Hemric and Jordan Anderson as the third driver in Bojangles’ Summer Shootout Series history to successfully defend his In Light Wellness Pro division championship, drawing the 23rd edition of the world’s premier grassroots racing series to a close on Tuesday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

AUDIO/RECAP: Purdy Wild Night Headlines Summer Shootout Season-Opener

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Lightning in the sky and a vicious rainstorm that never came down could not put a damper on the the next generation of racing stars Tuesday night, as the 23rd season of the Bojangles’ Summer Shootout Series kicked off with seven divisions of Legend Car and Bandolero racing on the frontstretch quarter-mile at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

AUDIO/RECAP: Worst to First; Womack Jumps Start & Comes Back to Win Legends Feature at Anderson

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WILLIAMSTON, S.C. — Audio and recap by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Chris Seelman photo — After being put to the rear for jumping the initial start, Michael Womack battled back in a caution-free 20-lap U.S. Legends Car feature on Friday night at Anderson Motor Speedway, passing race-long leader Randy Gunton with four laps to go and …

AUDIO/RECAP: Worst to First; Last Lap Pass Lifts Justin Ashley to Legends Car Win at Anderson

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WILLIAMSTON, S.C. — Recap by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Audio by Gray Sutherland — Chris Seelman photo — Justin Ashley only led one lap of Friday night’s season-opening U.S. Legends Car feature at Anderson Motor Speedway. The good news for the reigning track champion? It was the final one. Ashley used an old-fashioned “bump-and-run” pass of …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Teddy Hodgdon Pushing Forward Following Impressive 2015 Season

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CONCORD, N.C. – Audio, story and photo by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor and SPEED SPORT Contributor Jacob Seelman — 15-year-old Connecticut driver Teddy Hodgdon’s 2015 season may not have started with a bang, but it certainly ended with one. The rising talent parlayed a sizzling summer surge into top five points finishes at his two primary tracks during the …

MIDWEST: Roller Coaster Season Ending With Promising Turn for Josh Dietz — Part 1

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ELSMERE, Ky. — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Photo credit Passion Driven Photography — The 2015 racing season has been a tale of two stories for Elsemere, Ky. driver and University of Cincinnati student Josh Dietz. The U.S. Legends Car regular started off his year strong, scoring a win right out of the box to give his …

SHOOTOUT: Champion’s Profile — Jordan Black, Legends Car Pro Division

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CONCORD, N.C. — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman – CMS/John Davison photo – DRIVER: Jordan Black AGE: 17 WINS: 4 TOP FIVES: 7 TOP TENS: 9 STARTS: 9 DNFS: 1 FINAL POINTS: 403 (out of a possible 460) BEST ON-TRACK MOMENT: Coming back from missing Round 2 of the 2015 Bojangles’ Summer Shootout Series to win the championship, all by winning the final round of …

SHOOTOUT: Champion’s Profile — Sheldon Crouse, Legends Car Semi-Pro

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CONCORD, N.C. — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman – CMS/John Davison photo – DRIVER: Sheldon Crouse AGE: 22 WINS: 4 TOP FIVES: 8 TOP TENS: 9 DNFS: 1 FINAL POINTS: 412 (out of a possible 460) BEST ON-TRACK MOMENTS: Winning his first career Shootout race during Round 4; Winning Round 10 to clinch the Semi-Pro championship. BEST OFF-TRACK MOMENT: Maintaining his longtime friendship with Devo Motorsports …

SHOOTOUT: Champion’s Profile — Chase Purdy, Legends Car Young Lions

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CONCORD, N.C. — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman – CMS/John Davison photo – DRIVER: Chase Purdy AGE: 15 WINS: 6 TOP FIVES: 10 TOP TENS: 10 DNFS: 0 FINAL POINTS: 437 (out of a possible 460) BEST ON-TRACK MOMENT: Winning four races in a row during Rounds 5 through 8 of the 2015 Bojangles’ Summer Shootout. BEST OFF-TRACK MOMENT: Continuing to pursue his racing dreams by …

Speed Zone: The Bo-Time Awards from the 2015 Bojangles’ Summer Shootout Series

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CONCORD, N.C. — Column by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — CMS/John Davison photo — It’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for! Well……okay, maybe not. In any event, I wanted to sit down and compile my thoughts from the 2015 Bojangles’ Summer Shootout Series at Charlotte Motor Speedway into one place and give shoutouts to the drivers, …

USLCI: Murray Finishes Bojangles Summer Shootout Series On A Positive Note

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CONCORD, N.C. — official team release by Race Chaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker — AM Racing photo — The 2015 Bojangles’ Summer Shootout Series for INEX Legend Cars and Bandoleros came to an end on championship night last Tuesday, and 15-year-old Alex Murray finished out his first series competing in the Pro division with a seventh place run. The …

Speed Zone: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly — 2015 Bojangles’ Summer Shootout Edition

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CONCORD, N.C. — Column by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — CMS/John Davison photo — Oh boy, it’s that time again. The Good, The Bad and The Ugly is back with a look at three thoughts floating around in my head following the conclusion of the 2015 and 22nd annual Bojangles’ Summer Shootout Series for Legends Cars and Bandoleros at …