SOUTHEAST: Overheating Spoils Potential Top Five Run For Devin Walker in UDLMS Lake City Race

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LAKE CITY, FL – official team release – Devin Walker and his team have been steadily getting their late model dialed in and inching up toward the front in the United Dirt Late Model Series this season. Last weekend, what could have been a top five finish at North Florida Speedway for the rising Florida racing star was quelled by …

WOODHULL: Crate Late Models Set To Make Return To Steuben County’s Woodhull Raceway August 9th

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WOODHULL, NY — official release — Woodhull Raceway Photos — Throughout the Northeast, there have been numerous drivers moving up to Crate Late Model competition. Prior to making the 2014 schedule, Owner Ted White has decided to put three Crate Late Models events on the Woodhull Raceway calendar expecting a strong field in all three events. The First event was …

AUDIO/RECAP: Fran Hilton Remains Unbeaten At Yates County Speedway

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DUNDEE, NY — Story, Audio and Photo by Race Chaser Online New York Correspondent Steven Ovens — Every dirt track across America has that one guy who is a true gentleman racer. He’s the guy who doesn’t pick fights whether he was in the right or the wrong in an accident and the guy who everyone says ‘Man, it was …

NORTHEAST: Rocco Late Model Team Penalized Following Icebreaker

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April 7, 2014 — official release — THOMPSON, CT — Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park (TSMP) announced today the No. 1 team that competes in the Late Model Division has been penalized as a result of rules violations committed April 6 at the Icebreaker, presented by Town Fair Tire. The No. 1 car was found to be in violation of the …

Carolina Speedway: Joie of Seating Signs As Presenting Sponsor For Renegade of Dirt “King of The Carolina’s” On October 24-27th

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Gastonia, NC – Since the birth of the “King of the Carolina’s” to be held October 24-27th at the Carolina Speedway in Gastonia, NC promoter Clint Elkins has been delivering exciting details about the inaugural event on a near weekly basis. Since its inception the event has quickly become one of the most highly anticipated events for Southeast race fans …

Carolina Speedway: Ross Bailes Wins Race and NDRA Track Championship

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GASTONIA, NC (Sept, 13) – Ross Bailes put an exclamation point the 2013 Carolina Workwear NDRA LM season finale at Carolina Speedway Friday night as he took home the $2,000 win along with 2013 track championship. Steve Banal chased Bailes to the line with Greg Barker third, Matt Stover fourth and young John Ruggerio fifth. In the Domino’s Pizza Street …

AUDIO FEATURE INTERVIEW: Carolina Speedway’s Clint Elkins Talks Upcoming Races, King of the Carolinas Race Week and CARS Trade Show

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September 10, 2013 – Carolina Speedway Promoter Clint Elkins is a busy man these days.  In addition to his responsibilities at the Gastonia, N.C. dirt track, he has also fired up the proverbial “grill” on the 1st Annual King of the Carolinas race week October 24th -27th, and he’s part of the team that is bringing the CARS (Charlotte Auto …

Carolina Speedway: Ross Bailes motors to NDRA Late Model Win

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GASTONIA, NC (August 30) – Ross Bailes continued his sterling 2013 campaign at Carolina Speedway as he outran a strong field of Carolina Workwear NDRA Late Models for the victory on Friday night. Steve Banal made a mid-race pass on Ben Watkins for second in the late stages of the event but couldn’t run down Bailes. Watkins held on for …

CAROLINA SPEEDWAY: Sessoms Rolls to Fifth 2013 Victory

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GASTONIA, NC (August 23) – Jay Sessoms hard charging style earned the Stanley, NC native his fifth Roush Yates Late Model victory of the 2013 season and vaulted him atop the point standings. Tim Allen, subbing for the injured Robbie Bailey came home second with Jonathan Edwards third. Timbo Mangum was fourth with Johnny Pursley fifth in the 16 car …

Another Carolina Homecoming: The 41st Annual Shrine 100 Race Is Tomorrow at Carolina Speedway

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August 11, 2013 – Carolina Clash PR by Mark Huey – Churches have one annually, as do colleges, universities and high schools. Now, in the 41st year, super late model drivers and dirt stock car racing teams from both Carolinas will assemble on NC Hwy. 274 (Union Rd.) in Gaston County for “a homecoming,” so to speak. It is a …

Southern All Star Racing Series $5,000-to-win ‘Herman Collins/Red Ledford Memorial’ Saturday at Volunteer Speedway

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BULLS GAP, Tenn. — The Southern All Star Racing Series will make its second appearance of the season at Volunteer Speedway on Saturday, Aug. 3 for running of the Herman Collins/Dewey “Red” Ledford Memorial. This $5,000-to-win event will honor the track’s first two Late Model champions, who ironically passed away one day a part back in March. Collins, owner with …

AUDIO / RECAP: Jeff Smith Scores $2,000 Carolina Speedway Win

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GASTONIA, NC (July 26) – Track PR – RaceChaser Photo/Audio – A capacity crowd cheered on one of their favorites on Friday night as Dallas, NC resident Jeff Smith dominated the 30 lap main event to score the $2,000 win in the Southeastern Late Model Series debut at Carolina Speedway. Smith shared the front row with fast qualifier Jay Sessoms. …