By Mike Ray and Ms.Hotrod
The fifty-first season of stock car auto racing at America’s favorite “Bullring” wraps up this Friday night at Wake County Speedway. A huge field of Aviator Brewery Late Model drivers will all be gunning for the $3000.00 to win 100 lap feature with current point leader Joe Heigl, Garner, Brandon Setzer, Hickory and the tri-states finest warriors ready to throw down. The division continues to grow and we could see 10-15 late model superstar’s show for the big money event!
The Mountain Dew Kick Start Modified 4 cylinder division will run 30 laps, the Walls Roofing U-Cars/ C Mini-Mart 4 cylinder stars will run 25 laps, the Dirt Cheap Sand and Gravel Legends will run 25 laps and the Wilson’s Backhoe and Septic Bandoleros will run 15 laps.
News and notes: A big Wake County Speedway thank you to Roger Holt and Yankee for providing the Kevin Harvick Hood and Car for the ALS and Driver Point Fund Raffle. Thank you in advance for supporting this cause. New Aviator Late Model driver “Showtime” Sammy Pacitti should make the field after getting a carb for his hotrod. Andrew “Shady” Grady also has his Late Model ready for battle.Modified 4 driver Matthew Denton will return with a new engine in his rocketship. Good guy, Darrell Haynie, who loves to go fast and have fun was shaking down his U-Car car for the 25 lap feature.
Bring your family and friends out Friday night as the New Wake County Speedway celebrates another season of up close,in your face racing excitement. Wake County Speedway in located off Hwy.401 S. on Simpkins Road. Clean Restrooms, Fair Concessions and a fun-filled family atmosphere await you. Adult admission $12. Children (6-12) and kids under 5 Free! By the grace of GOD and 600 horsepower; hope to see you at the races!