NeSMITH STREET STOCKS “A FAMILY AFFAIR” AT SOUTHERN RACEWAY

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CARTERSVILLE, GA – The NeSmith Performance Parts Street Stock Division at Southern Raceway in Milton, FL has become “A Family Affair,” as there were not one, but two father-son combinations competing against each other in Week 2 competition on April 2. Frank Wilson of Milton, FL took on his 13-year-old J.C. Wilson and Branden Harris of Molino, FL raced his dad Ronnie Harris.
The Wilson’s lined up for the first Heat Race side-by-side on the front row. It was Papa Frank taking the win over J.C. Frank went on to win…

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HICKMAN SWEEPS ROCKAUTO.COM WINTER SHOOTOUT FINALE FOR NeSMITH LATE MODELS IN COCHRAN, GA

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COCHRAN, GA – Riley Hickman of Cleveland, TN drove the Hickman Manufacturing CVR to a clean sweep Sunday night in the RockAuto.com Winter Shootout Finale for the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series at Cochran Motor Speedway. Hickman set Fast Time to earn the pole position for the main event, and then led all 50 laps to take his four career win with the series.
Hickman set a fast pace early in the race, holding at one point a full straightaway lead over Jimmy Thomas of Phenix City, AL. The second…

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WILLIAMS OVERCOMES SPIN TO WIN NeSMITH LATE MODEL RACE IN COCHRAN, GA

P.W. Williams of Dublin, GA celebrates his first career NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series win on Saturday night at Cochran Motor Speedway in Cochran, GA driving the Dublin Tire TNT in Round 7 of the 2016 RockAuto.com Winter Shootout.  (NeSmith Media Photo by Bruce Carroll)

COCHRAN, GA – P.L. Williams of Dublin, GA came back from a lap 30 spin to win the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Models Series RockAuto.com Winter Shootout Round 7 40-lap race on Saturday night at Cochran Motor Speedway driving the Dublin Tire TNT. Williams spun in turn one on lap 30 while battling for the lead with Jeremy Faircloth of Swainsboro, GA.
NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series officials ticketed Faircloth with the caution flag, and put Williams back on the point for the restart. During the caution period, Williams had…

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20 RACES, 11 TRACKS, 11 WEEKENDS HIGHLIGHT 2016 NeSMITH LATE MODEL SCHEDULE

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CARTERSVILLE, GA – NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series officials have released the 2016 National Touring schedule that features 20 races at 11 different tracks that will be contested over 11 weekends from April 8-9 through November 25-26. Nine tracks will return from the 2015 season, and two tracks will return after a two or more years absence.
The 2016 NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series season will begin with a spectacular two day, two race extravaganza at I-75 Raceway in Sweetwater, TN on April 8-9. The April 8 race will…

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2016 CHEVY SUPER SERIES SCHEDULE RELEASED

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CARTERSVILLE, GA – The 2016 Chevrolet Performance Super Late Model Series schedule of events has been released with 13 confirmed races and three open dates from March 26 through September 4. The schedule features 13 races at ten different tracks in four different states, with three new venues for 2016.
The 2016 Chevy Super Series season will open on March 26 with a 50-lap $3,000-to-win race at 411 Motor Speedway in Seymour, TN. The fast facility at the base of the Great Smoky Mountains will host the Chevy Super Series season…

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SMITH HOLDS OFF CONLEY FOR GIS SUNDAY NeSMITH LATE MODEL WIN

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BRUNSWICK, GA – David Smith of Inman, SC held off a spirited challenge from Cale Conley of Vienna, WV to win the 50-lap Round 5 of the RockAuto.com Winter Shootout for the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series on Sunday at Golden Isles Speedway. Smith led all 50 laps in the Upstate Wholesale Cars Special, but that did not describe the racing action.
Smith was the only car that did not hot lap before the race because Smith knew what the track was going to be like in a rare daytime…

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EDGE DOMINATES NIGHT ONE FOR NeSMITH LATE MODELS AT GOLDEN ISLES SPEEDWAY

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BRUNSWICK, GA – Chase Edge of LaFayette, AL was the man to beat on Friday night at Golden Isles Speedway, as he won Night 1 of the RockAuto.com Winter Shootout for the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series. Edge took the lead from Ryan Carter of Blackshear, GA on lap three, and never looked back in the 50-lap race to claim the top prize of $2,500.
Edge started out the evening by out-qualifying the 29-car field with a lap around the 4/10-mile clay oval in the Edge’s Gas Company Special in…

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WOOTEN WINS FIRST EVER NeSMITH STREET STOCK RACE AT GOLDEN ISLES SPEEDWAY

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BRUNSWICK, GA – Local favorite Brian Wooten became the answer to a trivia question for the future, as he won the first-ever NeSmith Performance Parts Street Stock Division race held on Wednesday night at Golden Isles Speedway. Wooten passed Ronald Dunn of Corinth, MS with five laps to go to take the victory worth $2,000 in the opening night of the Super Bowl of Racing.
Dunn towed his Dunn Motorsports High Roller Race Cars “House Car” to South Georgia and appeared to be the class of the field early on in…

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THE SUPER BOWL OF RACING AWAITS THE NeSMITH LATE MODELS IN BRUNSWICK, GA

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BRUNSWICK, GA – The NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series heads to Golden Isles Speedway this Friday night and Saturday night for Rounds 4 and 5 of the RockAuto.com Winter Shootout Series. The Friday night race will be contested for 50 laps and pay $2,500 to the winner. The Saturday night show will be for 50 laps and pay $3,000-to-win.
It’s all a part of the Annual Super Bowl of Racing at Golden Isles Speedway, which has gone through a major facelift of the facility since the last visit by the…

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THE COYOTE CATCHES THE ROAD RUNNER AND RAMBO CAPTURES THE WORLD

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OCALA, FL – Dennis “Rambo” Franklin of Gaffney, SC is like the Coyote in the Road Runner cartoon when it comes to the Chevrolet Performance World Championship Race. He has tried for ten years to win the race, and has come so close only to have an anvil fall out of the sky to crush his chances. That all changed on Saturday night at Bubba Raceway Park.
Rambo conquered the World. Franklin drove the M&W Transportation Special to victory in the biggest race of the year for the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt…

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