Wake County Speedway “Race To Richies” Banquet This Friday Night November 7th AT Rush Hour Karting

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The 52nd season of racing at the Wake County Speedway and the “Race To Richies” contest will wrap up this coming Friday night at Rush Hour Karting;Garner located at 5335 Raynor Rd; All banquet tickets must be purchased before 8:00 pm this coming Monday evening at the race track and theRush-Hour-Karting speedway will have someone trackside tomorrow night.Wake County Speedway is located on Simpkins Road,Raleigh; call Adam Resnick 919- 464-6835 with any questions you might have
2014 Champion in the Metal Depot Late Model Division Clay Jones from Goldsboro has had a fantastic season and will get the big trophy plus point fund money.The Pepsi/Mt.Dew UCAR/4 Cylinders champs are Justin Fussell, Sanford in 4 Cylinders and Dwayne Godwin in UCAR. Dillon Spain, Clayton had a great year in the Legend Class and Austin Janocha is your champion in the Bandolero Division. Keith Oliver won the hotly contested Modified 4 Cylinder championship and Alex Fleming grabbed the Late Model Sportsman event.
The “Race To Richies” contest where someone could win a possible half of a millon dollars, great food and good times eating and racing plus the presentation of the 2014 awards and more all happen this Friday evening.By the Grace of God and 600 horsepower;hope to see you at the banquet.

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HALF-A-MILLION DOLLAR “RACE TO RICHE$”

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With the Wake County Speedway 2014 season in the books, the end of season banquet is right around the corner.  On Nov. 7 at Rush Hour Karting, located at 5335 Raynor Rd in neighboring Garner, the competitors and fans will gather to crown the 2014 champion and also be part of the first of it’s kind drawing to see if someone can take home the Half a Million Dollar prize.  It’s been a great season at the bullring and what better way than to give away $500,000.  Below are a list of the qualified participants.  More information to follow about the banquet or contact Adam Resnick or Michael Cooper.

Name Entries
1 Justin Fussell 10
2 Dillon Spain 10
3 Jason Austin 10
4 Zack Brown 10
5 Dwayne Godwin 10
6 Clay Jones 10
7 Cory Walker 10
8 Todd Langdon 10
9 Lin O’Neil 10
10 Bobby Gower 10
11 Alex Fleming 10
12 Chad Shoaf 10
13 Austin Janocha 10
14 Ethan Johnson 10
15 Jeremy Ottaway 9
16 Les Fenton 9
17 Stephen Ford 9
18 Billy Hall 9
19 Jim Bounds 9
20 Thomas Chappell 9
21 Tracy Chambers 9
22 Will Bristle 8
23 Kristin Gault 8
24 steve smith 8
25 Tyler Janocha 7
26 Jessie Richardson Jr. 6
27 Keith Oliver 5
28 Dennis Capps Jr. 5
29 Matthew Denton 5
30 Adrian Lasater 5
31 Vern Mclendon 5
32 Randy Ayres 4
33 Mark Hovis 3
34 Brandon Baker 3
35 Billy Tillman 3
36 Tommy Turner 2
37 Alex Fleming 1
38 Jody Measamer 1
39 Preston Peltier 1
40 Joe Heigl 1
41 Randy Pearce 1
42 Nick Robinson 1
43 Keith Oliver 1
44 Brandon Setzer 1
45 Charlie Stephenson 1
46  Rich Horsley 1
47 Robbie Wray 1
48 Rick Jones 1
49 Susan Jernigan 1
50 Mark Tucci Jr 1
51 Scott Thiede 1
52 Donald Woodard 1
53 Mike Strickland 1
54 Jim Burnette 1
55  Teresa Russo Cypher 1
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Resources 185 At Wake County Speedway This Friday

September 14, 2014
Raleigh,N.C.
By Mike Ray and Ms.Hotrod

The 2014 racing season at Wake County Speedway wraps up this coming Friday evening as the Atlantic Industrial Resources 185 will be presented. The evening will include a 100 lap feature for the Metal Depot Late Model division plus a full card of racing excitement. The Pepsi/Mt. Dew UCAR/ 4 Cylinder combo feature will run 25 laps; the Legends division will also run a 25 lap feature. The closest point battle in the battle for the 2014 track championship will be decided Friday evening in the Bandolero division as only 4 points separate leader Austin Janocha, Clayton and hard charging Ethan Johnson, Fuquay Varina in the division. The Bomber class is also on tap with a 15 lap feature.

The $500 bounty is still up for grabs on Goldsboro’s Clay Jones in the Metal Depot division. Who can stop the speedster in the Late Model division? Late Model drivers will be able to get 2 sticker tires, 2 scuffs for only $250. and a halfway bonus will pay $500 ($1000 if qualified) so the potential payday could be as much as $3600 to 1 lucky driver in the Metal Depot Late Model division.

The $500,000 Race to Richies contest continues where 1 lucky fan or pitside member could win the big money. Wake County Speedway is located at 2109 Simpkins Rd. in Raleigh,N.C..America’s Favorite Bullring is the place to be this coming Friday evening; located off highway 401 South,Raleigh,N.C..Bring your family and friends out for a fun filled evening of up close,in your face racing excitement as the 52nd anniversary season wraps up. Great concessions, a friendly staff, clean restrooms all await you this coming Friday night! By the grace of GOD and 600 horsepower,hope to see you at the races!

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Oliver Wins Feature and Championship At Wake County Speedway

September 7, 2014
Raleigh,N.C.
By Mike Ray and Ms.Hotrod

The 2014 racing season for the Pro 4 Modified stars and cars wrapped up this past Friday evening and Raleigh’s Keith Oliver grabbed both the win and the 2014 championship for the division. The other winners on the action packed evening included Clay Jones,Goldsboro in the Metal Depot Late Model Division who won both twin 30 lap features. Clayton’s Austin Janocha roared to victory in the Bandolero feature with multi-time winner Dillon Spain winning the 25 lap Legends feature. Sanford speedster Justin Fussell won the 25 lap Pepsi/Mt. Dew UCAR/4 Cylinder portion of the event with Raleigh’s Darrell Haynie winning the UCAR portion of the 25 lap feature.

Clay Jones has been a dominate force all year long in the Metal Depot Late Model division as he picked up both 30 lap wins. In the 1st race, Jones held off Fuquay-Varina’s Steve Smith with Garner driver Alex Fleming crossing the stripe in 3rd place. Young gun Corey Walker ran 4th while Garner’s Todd Langdon rounded out the top 5 positions. The 30 lap night cap saw Jones, Fleming,Smith. Walker and Timberlake’s Thomas Chappell your top 5 finishers.

Clayton’s Austin Janocha held off Ethan Johnson, Lindsey Rifenburg and Jonathan Turner to win the 15 lap Bandolero feature. Dillon Spain, Clayton held off Billy Hall to win the 25 lap Legends feature. Stephen Ford,Willow Spring had his best run of 2014 to cross under the stripe in 3rd place with Tyler Janocha and Zach Brown rounding out the top 5.

Raleigh’s Keith Oliver did everything he needed to do to win the 2014 Pro 4 Modified title;he won the race and the Championship with his victory. Garner’s Dennis “The Dominator” Capps did everything he could to win another title but came home with a 2nd place finish. Aaron Champion, Matthew Denton,Raleigh and Raleigh’s Randy Ayers rounded out your top 5 finishers.

Wake County Speedway will wrap up the 2014 racing season on September 19th with a full night of racing excitement on Champions Night. Wake County Speedway is located at 2109 Simpkins Road in Raleigh,N.C. By the Grace of God and 600 horsepower,hope to see you on the 19th of September.Follow on the web,facebook @wcspeedway on twitter and instagram.The “Race To Richies” contest continues plus track rental,gas and tire sales are also available;call Michael Cooper 919-906-1256.

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Aqua Vapor 285 At Wake County Speedway

AquaVapo Super Late Model Event

September 1, 2014
Raleigh,N.C.
By Mike Ray and Ms.Hotrod

Garner Wheelman Alex Fleming won a wild 100 lap feature as the Super Late Model stars and cars invaded Wake County Speedway Friday night. Quality over quantity was the theme of the evening for the $3000 to win 100 lap feature.Nine of the area’s finest AquaVapo Super Late Model Eventpracticed with Willow Spring driver Randy Renfrow unable to start the feature due to low oil pressure in the Gower Special. The Aqua Vapor feature saw great action through out the field early in the event with Joe Heigl,Garner, in his Auto Body Performance setting the pace. The field was nose to tail with only 2 cautions during the first three quarters of the event involving “Charging” Charlie Stephenson,Garner and Clayton’s Nick Robinson,making his first ever LMS start and then leader, Brandon Setzer going around on the back straightaway. The action at America’s favorite bulling was fast and furious and Concord Speedster Preston Peltier was working his late race magic to the front.Garner’s Fleming had run up front all day long and after a late race caution bunched the field together a shootout for the big money was brewing. A late caution for a Peltier spin in turns three and four found Garner’s Fleming with damage but able to continue as well as Peltier but Robinson, Randy Pearce, Clayton and Keith Oliver,Raleigh all retired from the race. The shootout was all set and Fleming held off Broadway’s 2014-08-30 19.00.16Jody Measamer and his Aqua Vapor machine to score the richest victory of his career. Peltier came home in 3rd followed by early leader Heigl and Pearce.

The Allison Legacy Touring Series came to the bullring and these touring stars had a great feature. Devine O’Connell had his machine in the wind and made the trip to victory lane.Concord speedster Jake Ruggles drove his Driven Race Gears special home in second place as the 13 year old continues to impress. Robbie Allison’s State Water Heaters Hotrod and 2014 Legacy season just keeps getting better, Allison crossed under the stripe in 3rd place. Jantzen Stirewalt and Justin LaDuke rounded out the top 5 positions.2014-08-30 20.09.15

The Mini Mayhem feature winner was A.J. Sanders from Hickory. Sanders held off Sanford’s Jason Fussell, downeast speedster, Michael Rouse,Steve Sanders and Michael Tucker to score another 2014 WCS victory.

2014-08-30 19.40.25Jonathan Kornegy was the winner of the Cooper Chargers 50 lap feature. The Goldsboro driver passed Joe Heigl late in the event. Kornegy saved his equipment to put his Raynor Farms machine in victory lane.Michael O’Brien, Jeff Rogers and Tom Sauls rounded out the field.

Wake County Speedway continues the place to be Friday September 5th as the season starts to wind down as only 2 shows remain. The Metal Depot Late Models will run a 50 lap feature.The Pepsi/Mt. Dew UCARS/ 4 Cylinders will run 25 laps. The Legends and Bandoleros will run 25 and 15 lap features. The final 2014 race for the Pro 4 Modified a 25 lap feature will be run. Wake County Speedway is located AT 2109 Simpkins Road in Raleigh,N.C. off Hwy. 401 South. Great concessions,fan friendly pricing and a fun time await.Wake County Speedway is on the web, @wcspeedway in twitter, Facebook and Instagram;On behalf of the entire Wake County Staff by the grace of GOD and 600 horsepower,hope to see you at the races.

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