DIRT MODIFIEDS: ‘The Doctor’ Makes First House Call of 2015 at Golden Isles

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WAYNESVILLE, Ga. — Story by Race Chaser Online New York Dirt Track Correspondent Steven Ovens — Lisa Michels photo — It didn’t take long for the fairly new team of Chris Gennarelli and Danny Johnson to strike gold — literally — in 2015. This team hit their stride in 2014 and proved it early in 2015, traveling down to the …

WOO LMS: Clanton Snaps 66-Race World of Outlaws Late Model Series Winless Streak With Dramatic Final-Lap Pass

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SYLVANIA, GA — official release — Thomas Hendrickson Photo — Shane Clanton doesn’t have to worry about going winless on the World of Outlaws Late Model Series in 2015. The 39-year-old Zebulon, Ga., driver, who last season failed to win a WoO LMS event for the first time since the national tour was restarted in 2004, made his long-awaited return …

LOLMDS: Davenport Wins Georgia Boot Super Bowl Of Racing Finale At Golden Isles Speedway

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BRUNSWICK, GA — official release — Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Photo — Jonathan Davenport finally closed the deal on Saturday Night at Golden Isles Speedway. Davenport had led during both of the previous two nights, but suffered misfortune and was unable to finish either feature. On the final night of the Georgia Boot Super Bowl of Racing; in front of …

WOO LMS: Steve Casebolt Claims First-Career World of Outlaws Late Model Series Victory

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SYLVANIA, GA — Official Release — Thomas Hendrickson Photo — Steve Casebolt added another major accomplishment to his resume Friday night at Screven Motor Speedway in earning his first-career World of Outlaws Late Model Series victory during the opening race on the national tour’s 2015 season. Casebolt, 36, of Richmond, Ind., overtook Brandon Overton of Evans, Ga., on lap 44 ofFriday’s 50-lap Winter …

NASCAR: Legend Of ‘Awesome Bill’ Started From Meager Beginnings

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — official series release — Todd Warshaw/Getty Images North America photo — When Bill Elliott climbed into his Ford on a late-winter afternoon in 1976, little did fans at North Carolina Motor Speedway know they were witnessing the birth of a NASCAR Hall of Fame career. The 20-year-old Elliott, whose car was fielded by his father George …

LEGENDS: Zach Leonhardi Runs “Rudolph The Red Nosed Racecar” To Victory at Atlanta

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ATLANTA, Ga. — official team release — Zach Leonhardi started sixth and battled through numerous caution flags to charge his way to victory in the INEX Legends Semi-Pro/Young Lions Legends feature at Atlanta Motor Speedway Saturday. The win was the first ever in the Semi-Pro division for the 13-year-old, who moved up from Young Lions competition in preparation for the …

Zach Leonhardi Scores Two Top Fives In Atlanta Motor Speedway Winter Flurry Action

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Photo Credit Tom Francisco Speedpics.net – Atlanta, Ga.- Talented Georgia racer Zach Leonhardi continued his rapid improvement in his first year of INEX Legends Car racing by capturing two top five finishes at the Atlanta Motor Speedway in Winter Flurry Series action. Track officials combined the Young Lions class, which Zach competes in, with the older and more experienced racers …

ASCS Carolina Sprint Car Series: Oglethorpe Speedway Park Added To 2014 Schedule

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November 21, 2013 – The ASCS Carolina Sprint Car Series welcomes Oglethorpe Speedway Park in Pooler, Georgia to their growing 2014 schedule of exciting and affordable 305 Sprint Car touring series races.  The series will race at Oglethorpe on Friday, April 25th and Friday, September 5th. “It’s been fun working with Randall Jenkins to put these shows together at Olglethorpe,” …

ASCS Carolina Sprint Car Series Formed; First Race Set For Spring of 2014

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October 15, 2013 – A new regional 305 Sprint Car Series has been formed under the ASCS Sanctioning banner in the heart of NASCAR country.   This affordable and exciting series will be focused on dirt tracks in North and South Carolina but races in Virginia and Georgia are possible in 2014. Carolina racer Shawn Mott has been laying the …

AUDIO: Featured Driver: Georgia Late Model Rising Star Mason Massey

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August 1, 2013 – When RaceChaser Senior Editor Tom Baker sat down to have a conversation with 16-year-old Mason Massey, he discovered three things about the Georgia Late Model rising star. First, Mason’s faith is central to his attitude about racing and life.  Second, Mason’s ability to look past and overcome obstacles is a result of that faith and third, …