AUDIO/FEATURE: John Holleman Ready for “Super” Showing in K&N East Event at Greenville

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Performance Motorsports Network audio – Bob Leverone/Getty Images North America photo – John Holleman is hoping to show off his superpowers in the Kevin Whitaker Chevrolet 150 at Greenville-Pickens Speedway this weekend. Holleman, who carries the moniker “Superman”, for the “S” logo he wears underneath his driving …

NWAAS: Down to the Wire; Gibson Makes Late-Race Pass to Win Opener at Anderson

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ANDERSON, S.C. – Report by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Photo courtesy Carla McAlister — Trey Gibson might not have had the fastest car at Anderson Motor Speedway on Friday night, but he had the winning combination. Gibson, who started second for the NASCAR Whelen All American Series late model feature, utilized a late-race restart to get …

KNPSE: Kyle Benjamin Looking for Hometown Success During K&N East Stop at Greenville

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EASLEY, S.C. – Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell and Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman – Kyle Benjamin Racing photo – With the hometown crowd cheering and a great driver behind the wheel – a lot can go right for a team. This weekend, those components have lined up for Roush Fenway Racing developmental driver …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Hometown Favorite Jeremy Burns Looking for First K&N East Victory at Greenville

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SIMPSONVILLE, S.C. – Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Devon Holder photo – This weekend’s Kevin Whitaker 150 at Greenville-Pickens Speedway will be a homecoming of sorts for late model ace Jeremy Burns, who has competed in 93 NASCAR Whelen All-American Series races at the Greenville, S.C. track. Hailing from Simpsonville, S.C., Burns will compete in his …

Marshall’s Mind Blog: Dear NASCAR, It’s Time To Bring Back The Short Tracks

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OCEAN CITY, Md. – Blog by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshal l Gabell – Gregg Forwerck/Getty Images North America photo – Dear NASCAR, It has been long enough. We’ve been sitting on our couches watching races for at least three hours, and most of the time we have drifted into a nap. That needs to change. Since the 1900s, …

NWAAS: Anthony Anders Honored As 2014 Whelen All-American Series National Champion

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — official series release — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Anthony Anders’ dream became reality Friday night. Since he first came to the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Awards in 2011, he imagined a day when his name would hang on one of the banners of national champions that ring the Crown Ballroom of the Charlotte Convention Center at …

NWAAS: Anders Completes Journey; Wins First Whelen All-American Series National Title

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR — NASCAR via Getty Images photo — Anthony Anders was sitting with friends in the grandstands off Turn 4 at historic Greenville Pickens Speedway when he got the itch to give this racing thing a try. Twenty years later, the Easley, South Carolina, driver has reached the pinnacle of short-track racing. NASCAR announced …

KNPSE: Ruston Rallies Late For Solid Greenville Showing

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EASLEY, S.C. – official release — Jonathan Moore/Getty Images North America photo — Kenzie Ruston came to Greenville Pickens Speedway for the Greenville 140 NASCAR K&N East Series raceSaturday night with high expectations. Ruston came into the event with one top-5 and two top-10 finishes in her three previous starts at the track. This time around, Greenville Pickens Speedway would prove to be …

KNPSE: Rhodes Captures K&N East Crown; Hill Wins Kevin Whitaker 140 at Greenville

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GREENVILLE, S.C. — official release — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Ben Rhodes entered the Kevin Whitaker Chevrolet 140 needing to finish at least 13th to clinch his first NASCAR K&N Pro Series East crown, he did nine spots better. The 17-year-old Louisville, Kentucky, native earned his 11th top-five finish of the season, crossing the Greenville Pickens Speedway finish line …

KNPSE QUALIFYING: Rhodes Takes Sixth Pole of 2014; Looks To Repeat History At Greenville

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GREENVILLE, S.C. – By Amaris Noble, NASCAR — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Ben Rhodes, looking to sweep the 2014 NASCAR K&N Pro Series East races at Greenville Pickens Speedway, will start Saturday’s Kevin Whitaker Chevrolet 140 on the pole. Rhodes earned his sixth 21 Means 21 Pole Award presented by Coors Brewing Co., posting a fast lap of 20.742 …

KNPSE PRACTICE: Rhodes Posts Fastest Laps At Greenville; Sets Sight On K&N East Title

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GREENVILLE, S.C. — By Amaris Noble, NASCAR — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Ben Rhodes is picking up right where he left off. Rhodes, who won the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East race at Greenville Pickens Speedway earlier this year, posted the fastest time in practice at the half-mile oval Saturday afternoon. The 17-year-old from Louisville, Kentucky, had a fast …

KNPSE: Rhodes Scholar; Grading on a Curve

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. — By Amaris Noble, NASCAR — John Harrelson photo — It’s a little after 5 p.m. on a Thursday, and Ben Rhodes is on his way home from school. He casually explains that he is mentally psyching himself up to knock out a few hours of make-up work because he missed several classes over the past week. The extra …