Thursday Night Thriller at Lavonia Speedway

Story & photos Phillip Prichard: The evening of July 17th was deemed the “Thursday Thriller “ at Lavonia Speedway. The United Sprint Car Series visited the Lavonia Speedway to make-up a race that had rained out earlier in the year. Lavonia Speedway presented a full slate of racing with the USCS Mini-sprints, the Hobby Series, USCS 600 Sprint Cars, the Modified... Read More

Weaver wins at Smoky Mountain Speedway

Randy Weaver had back-to back wins in the Ultimate Super late models series this weekend. Weaver attributes his success at Smoky Mountain Speedway and North  Georgia Speedway to his new Longhorn Chassis. On Friday night, at Smoky Mountain Speedway, Weaver led the race flag-to- flag, taking home the $5000 prize money. Weaver was the fastest qualifier at 15.881 second. Casey Roberts was 2nd, Vic Hill... Read More

2nd Annual Charlie Mize Memorial Independence Day Bash

Story & photos by Phillip Prichard:  Steve “Hot Rod” Lamance captured victory in the wild FASTRAK 2nd Annual Charlie Mize Memorial “Independence Day Bash” at the 3/8th mile clay oval Lavonia Speedway. Lamance won the $2000 winner’s share of the $12000 purse for the event. Twenty-four (24) FASTRAK machines were on hand at Lavonia Speedway in front of a great crowd... Read More

ROBERTS, HUITT LEAD LIST OF FIRST-TIME GMP STOCKERAMA WINNERS

JEFFERSON, GA (SATURDAY, JUNE 21, 2014) – A pair of first-time winners – and a trio of repeat victors – highlighted Saturday’s Stockerama racing program at Gresham Motorsports Park. Sixteen-year-old Ty Roberts scored his first-ever GMP Pro Truck win capturing the 30-lap division headliner. Roberts led early only to surrender the top spot to Rodney Benefield midway through the event.... Read More

East Alabama Motor Speedway Father’s Day Special Weekend

Story & photos by Phillip Prichard, MSA: The East Alabama Motor Speedway hosted the USCS Winged Outlaw Sprint Cars, USCS Winged Outlaw Mini Sprints, Limited Late Models, Hobby, Bomber & Road Warrior Classes as a Father’s Day Special Weekend. The action packed evening included heat races and feature races in the six classes. In the www.rockauto.com USCS 600 Sprint A-Main, Matt... Read More

Dale McDowell Wins the Dream XX Race at Eldora Speedway

Story & photos by Phillip Prichard, MSA: Dale McDowell of Chickamauga, GA., charged from his 22nd starting position to win the Dream XX Race presented by Ferris Mowers at Eldora Speedway.  McDowell took the lead from six-time Dream champion Scott Bloomquist on lap 79 and he was never challenged again once he took the lead. McDowell  piloted his #17m Team Dillon... Read More

Randy Weaver Caps Off Memorial Day Weekend with $2k Rome Win!

By Phillip Prichard Rome Speedway kicked off their season opener race with a full slate of racing on Memorial Day weekend. In front of a near capacity crowd, fans were treated to six classes of racing with excitement brewing throughout the evening. In the Super Late Model class, Crossville, Tennessee ace, Randy Weaver, capped off his Memorial Day holiday weekend... Read More

Dixie Speedway Hosts the Old Man’s Garage Spring Nationals Series by Schaeffer’s Oil as the Headliner for the Memorial Day Weekend

Story & photos by Phillip Prichard:   Dixie Speedway kicked off the Memorial Day weekend by hosting the Ray Cook -promoted Old Man’s Garage Spring Nationals Series presented by Schaeffer’s Oil for a $6,000-to-win, 50-lap Super Late Model event. Dixie Speedway is in their 45th season of racing at the Woodstock facility. In addition to the Super Late Model event,... Read More