KNPSW: Bickford Hoping for Bigger Things in 2016 After Season of Close Calls in K&N West

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. and NAPA, Calif. – Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images North America photo – For James Bickford, his 2015 NASCAR K&N Pro Series West stat sheet does not do him justice. In a season full of close calls and near-misses, the 17-year-old, Napa, Calif. native made strides in the “Learning” category despite …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Sargeant Reflects on 2015; Looks to Follow His Road to the National Spotlight

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. and BOCA RATON, Fla. – Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Audio by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman – Wauters Motorsports photo – Dalton Sargeant has never had the “usual” background for a driver rising up the ranks. His racing adventure has spanned across two continents and three extremely different forms of racing — from …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Silly Season Shuffle; Scott Heckert Still Searching for 2016 Race Seat

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. and RIDGEFIELD, Conn. – Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Audio by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman – Jonathan Moore/Getty Images North America photo – Scott Heckert can label himself the “mystery man” entering the 2016 racing season. Amidst an offseason filled with changes across the board, stretching from the NASCAR national series to the …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Champion’s Chat — Andy Seuss, NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour

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SALISBURY, N.C. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Performance Motorsports Network Audio — Sarah Crabill/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Back-to-back championships in any racing division is a tough feat to accomplish, but for modified veteran Andy Seuss, it seemed like everything just fell into place in the second half of 2015. Seuss won …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Champion’s Chat — Doug Coby, NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour

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MILFORD, Conn. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Performance Motorsports Network audio — Bob Leverone/NASCAR via Getty Images photo — Despite a roller-coaster journey on the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour in 2015, seven wins, 12 top-tens and six poles later, Doug Coby completed the dream season. Coby became a three time NWMT champion in 2015, winning his …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Champion’s Chat — Chris Eggleston, NASCAR K&N Pro Series West

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ERIE, Colo. — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Performance Motorsports Network audio — Jared C. Tilton/NASCAR via Getty Images photo — The 2015 NASCAR K&N Pro Series West season was truly the championship run that Chris Eggleston never expected to have. At the beginning of the season prior, he was racing locally in Colorado, scrapping for …

PLAINS: Faster Than Speeding Cars or Planes, Wheatland Champion Carroll Eyes New Conquests

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WHEATLAND, Mo. — official track release — It was quite a year for Kenny Carroll. The veteran Camdenton, Missouri driver not only beat opponents with four tires attached to the dirt, but one with three wheels and air beneath its wings. Shortly after celebrating his championship in the Carson’s Corner NAPA Auto Parts Factory Stock division at Lucas Oil Speedway, …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Champion’s Chat — William Byron, NASCAR K&N Pro Series East

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Performance Motorsports Network audio – Jared C. Tilton/NASCAR via Getty Images photo – William Byron isn’t worried about gifts this holiday season. He’s more concerned with taking some time to relish the 2015 NASCAR K&N Pro Series East championship that’s taken up residence in his trophy case. Byron, …

NWAAS: Pulliam Claims Third Crown at 2015 Whelen All-American Series Awards Banquet

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — official series release — Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Winning a NASCAR Whelen All-American Series national championship puts a driver in elite company. Doing it again is a rare accomplishment achieved by just three drivers. For Lee Pulliam, 2015 was another historic season. For the third time in five years, the 27-year-old from Semora, N.C., took …

AUDIO/FEATURE: J.J. Haley Thankful for Second Shot With HScott; Reflects on 2015 Season

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Performance Motorsports Network audio – Jonathan Moore/Getty Images North America photo – With Christmastime and a new season right on the horizon, HScott Motorsports with Justin Marks veteran — if you can call him that at just 16 years old — J.J. Haley has had some time …

MIDWEST: Cody Bova Continues to Build Toward 2016 Season; Looking to Improve 305 Performance

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STRUTHERS, Ohio — official press release — Rick Rarer photo — With the off-season in full swing, Bova Racing is also in full swing; tearing down and rebuilding with the intent to defend success generated from 2015. Cody Bova, pilot of the Bova Racing/J.S. Bova Excavating/AIMI Product Imagining, LLC/Richardson Tree Service  No. 20B 305 sprint car, rolled into the off-season …