KNPSE: Little Returns to Greenville-Pickens With High Hopes Following Strong Short Track Run Out West

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SHERRILLS FORD, N.C. — official release — Team Little Racing photo — Jesse Little rolls into Greenville-Pickens Speedway this weekend for the final short track race of the season on the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East fresh off a top-3 finish last Saturday in Bakersfield, Calif. Mac’s Speed Shop Restaurant, located at 930 S Main St. in Greenville, will again adorn …

KNPSE: Rhodes Zeroes In On Championship Glory

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – By John Tejada, NASCAR — Jonathan Moore/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Twenty-three drivers are currently entered for the Greenville 140 NASCAR K&N Pro Series East event at Greenville (South Carolina) Pickens Speedway on Saturday, Sept. 6, but 17-year-old Ben Rhodes only needs to beat one. The Louisville, Kentucky, native enters the 15th event of a 16-race season …

KNPSE: Ruston Ready for Breakthrough at Greenville

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GREENVILLE, S.C. — official release — Todd Warshaw/Getty Images North America photo — Kenzie Ruston holds the record for the highest finishing female in NASCAR K&N Pro Series history after her second place effort at Iowa Speedway on August 1, 2014. With that in mind, Ruston now heads to a track where she has a prior record of strong success. Ruston’s …

NWAAS Div. I Points: Anders Takes Over; S.C. Driver Holds National Lead In First 2014 Standings Release

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — By Paul Schaefer, NASCAR — Kerry Gilstrap photo — The NASCAR Whelen All-American Series season hits high gear this week with a new national point leader. Anthony Anders, of Easley, S.C., leads the debut of the 2014 weekly points standings updates. The 43-year-old displaces fellow pavement late model driver and two-time defending national champion Lee Pulliam from …

KNPSE: Completing the Circle; Rhodes Seizes First-Career East Win at Greenville

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March 22, 2014 — race report by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Race Chaser Online — photo courtesy Getty Images for NASCAR — GREENVILLE, SC — Ben Rhodes said coming into this weekend’s NASCAR K&N Pro Series East (KNPSE) action he wanted to bring the journey full-circle. Saturday night at Greenville-Pickens Speedway, the Kentucky native and Sunoco Rookie of the Year …

KNPSE QUALIFYING: Rhodes Continues to Roll; Notches Third-Straight K&N East Pole

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March 22, 2014 — report by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Race Chaser Online — photo courtesy Getty Images for NASCAR — GREENVILLE, SC — There’s just no stopping Ben Rhodes in NASCAR K&N Pro Series East qualifying. The 17-year-old Louisville, Kentucky native continued to lay siege to the 21 Means 21 Pole Award presented by Coors Light, grabbing his third …

KNPSE PRACTICE: Hayley Quick Early At Greenville

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March 22, 2014 — By Shon Sbarra, NASCAR — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — GREENVILLE, S.C. – Cameron Hayley led the way in final NASCAR K&N Pro Series East practice for the Kevin Whitaker Chevrolet 150 on Saturday at Greenville Pickens Speedway. The 17-year-old out of Calgary, Alberta, Canada posted a fast lap of 20.990 seconds for an average speed of …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Coming Full-Circle, Rhodes Returns to Greenville

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March 22, 2014 — Audio and story by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — Photo courtesy Ben Rhodes Racing — GREENVILLE, SC and LOUISVILLE, KY — It may not have been where he got his first-ever late model victory, but Greenville-Pickens Speedway is where Ben Rhodes got his most important late model victories. Why, …

KNPSE: Rhodes Ready for Redemption, Prepared for Change at Greenville

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March 19, 2014 — By Shon Sbarra, NASCAR — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Change is good. That’s the belief of Ben Rhodes as the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East makes its 12th visit to Greenville (S.C.) Pickens Speedway on Saturday, March 22 for the Kevin Whitaker Chevrolet 150. “I think adding the break and giving us four …

KNPSE: Turner Scott Motorsports Confident Headed to K&N East Weekend at Greenville-Pickens

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March 18, 2014 — photo credit Getty Images for NASCAR — GREENVILLE, SC — Turner Scott Motorsports (TSM) heads to Greenville-Pickens Speedway on March 22 for the fourth race of the 2014 NASCAR K&N Pro Series East (NKNPSE) season, the Kevin Whitaker Chevrolet 150. TSM is coming off a race that saw two of their five entries (Ben Rhodes and Brandon …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Hayley Continues to Impress; Carries Momentum into K&N Pro Series March Double

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March 5, 2014 — Audio and story by Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — Photo courtesy Ezra Shaw/Getty Images North America — CALGARY, ALBERTA — Cameron Hayley is on a roll. The NASCAR Next standout has been a contender in everything he has sat behind the wheel of over the past month, including a near-victory in his K&N …

PASS South: Hemric Survives for Greenville Triumph

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March 2, 2014 — staff report — race22.com photo — GREENVILLE, S.C. – Daniel Hemric managed both his tires and his equipment to perfection and roared to victory in the season opening round for the Pro All Stars Series South Super Late Model tour at Greenville-Pickens Speedway Saturday night. Garrett Campbell started on the pole and had the dominant car …