AUDIO/RECAP – Mini Outlaws: Jimmy Elledge Wins East Coast Nationals Round One

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Statesville, N.C. – Story By Tom Baker – September 4, 2013 – The Mini Outlaws (known to some as Sprint Karts) took center stage last night at the Iredell County Fairgrounds in Statesville, N.C. as round one of the East Coast Nationals for the division got underway as 50 entrants competed in four divisions of exciting dirt track racing. When …

Tom Hubert Stays Hot In Millbridge Speedway Mini Outlaw Action!

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Millbridge Speedway PR – Salisbury, N.C. – For the second week in a row rain fell hard on the track just hours before race time.  Millbridge crew logged hundreds of laps packing in the mud making the track ready just in time for the events to start. Although severe weather roared in the distance, the pits filled up with karts …

AUDIO CONVERSATION: NASCAR K&N Pro Series Pit Reporter Derek Pernesiglio

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June 27, 2013 – Derek Pernesiglio has been fortunate enough to have accomplished many things in Motorsports.  He’s raced Midgets, TQ Midgets, Late Models and other types of cars.  He’s been an announcer at Seekonk Speedway and spent “mic” time at several other tracks and major races and has interviewed many present stars of racing’s major leagues before they were …

AUDIO / RECAP: Eli Bodine Wins First Ever Millbridge Speedway Main; McLaughlin, Hubbert, Otto, McQueen Also Victorious

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Mooresville, N.C. – June 27, 2013 By Tom Baker – We were sitting at Millbridge Speedway preparing for the night’s Mini Outlaw and Clone Kart racing action around 5pm on Wednesday afternoon when Mother Nature unleashed her wrath on the speedway grounds, complete with thunder, lightning, wind and lots of liquid sunshine. That didn’t stop the Speedway’s co-leader Jeremy Burnett …

World of Outlaw Racers Add To Millbridge Speedway Fun

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Whether you’re a race fan or a member of the media (I am both, but always a fan first!) a night such as last night is a real treat. I hopped into the RaceChaser and headed to the Millbridge Speedway, located just outside “Race City USA” Mooresville, N.C.  There, the “Outlaw Karts” dish the dirt every Wednesday night in an …

Charlotte Race Week is NASCAR Paradise and More

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It’s a great week to be alive and to be a RaceChaser.  It’s the perfect week to be a RaceChaser who lives in Charlotte, North Carolina. When racin’ folk think of Charlotte, most think of NASCAR and that’s as it should be.  After all, Charlotte is the roots of stock car racing’s guiding light.  As a journalist, driver coach and …

AUDIO: OUTLAW KART SERIES RACER KADE TAYLOR HEADS TO NASCAR COUNTRY

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RaceChaserOnline Managing Editor Tom Baker of the Tom Baker Show talked with up and coming racer Kade Taylor from Texas as he prepares to head East to compete on “Race Night” at Millbridge Speedway in Salisbury, North Carolina just outside Charlotte. The event is part of the week-long festivities building up to the Coca Cola 600 for the NASCAR Sprint …