Dillon Wilson Wins Metal Depot 100 At Wake County Speedway

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

Hickory’s Dillon Wilson roared to victory last night in the Late Model big money race at Wake County Speedway. The UCAR/4 Cylinder winners were Justin Fussell, Sanford and Ron Dupont in his Richard Aliff prepared Honda UCAR in the
Pepsi/Mountain Dew feature event. Austin Janocha was standing in victory lane with a great Bandolero win, Dillon Spain continued his winning ways in the Legends division and Roxboro’s Brandon Baker took 10464164_662640680477761_2339391170577471610_ndown the win in the Modified 4 Division.

The first big money, extra distance race of the season for the Metal Depot Late Model division was a thriller, a little lighting in the air and a lot of fireworks on the track. The start of the feature found Bradley McCaskill, Knightdale and Willow Spring driver Randy Renfrow leading the field to the green flag. McCaskill and Renfrow traded the early lead with a hungry pack of drivers behind them. Clay Jones, Goldsboro 1513792_662640853811077_5433191414107837633_nwas making his way through the field and lead at the halfway mark and picked up the $1000.halfway bonus money. The second half of the event saw the Hickory speedster, Dillon Wilson flex his muscle and streak into the lead.The Fireworks started in the pack as the laps ran down and when the beating and banging had finished, Raleigh’s Bobby Gower and Clay Jones,Goldsboro rounded out the top 3 finishers.Steve Smith, Fuquay-Varina had a great run in his ServiceMaster machine running 4th with Garner’s Todd Langdon and his State Farm,Powertech Washing Ford rounding out the top 5. In victory lane Wilson thanked his fans, family, crew and sponsors. The speedster saved his equipment and tires early and was rewarded with the big paycheck.

The Bandoleros feature winner was Austin Janocha, Clayton who streaked under the waving checkered flag followed by point leader Kade Lambert, Ethan Johnson and the Broadbent family, Henry and Xander in their Rowan Home Restoration Bandoleros.10406384_662640900477739_7098665794067889616_n

Dillon Spain, Clayton bounced back from a crash earlier in the day to win the Legends feature. The young gun started shotgun on the field and raced his way through the field to win another 2014 trip to victory lane. Kenneth Tripp,Jr. ran
strong again, finishing in 2nd place with Justin Mitchell, Goldsboro; Zach Brown, Holly Springs and Caleb Day, Garner your top 5 when the checkered flag flew.

Brandon Baker, Roxboro has taken a liking to America’s Favorite Bullring. The driver of the Summey Electric Ford won the 25 lap Pro 4 Modified feature holding off multi-time track champ Dennis “The 10452362_662640643811098_1468784193592256926_nDominator” Capps in his Cleveland Drafthouse Ford. Raleigh’s Keith Oliver came home in 3rd place followed by Matthew Denton, Raleigh and Fayetteville’s Mark Hovis.

The UCAR/4 Cylinder Mini Mayhem feature event winners were Sanford’s Justin Fussell and Ron Dupont. Dupot’s win in the feature was his first at Wake County Speedway. The top five finishers of the combo event were: Fussell, JeremyOttaway,Raleigh, Dupont, Jonathan Kornegay and Joey Morgan.

Wake County Speedway will run again in 2 weeks with a full racing card plus the USAC HPD Eastern Midget Open Wheel Series making their 1st ever appearance at the 1/410297583_662640723811090_1238670878937243904_n mile bullring.Wake County Speedway is located off Highway 401 S.,Raleigh,N.C. on Simpkins Road. Six action packed divisions racing June 27th.Bring your family and
friends out for a fun filled evening of racing action and like us on Facebook, @wcspeedway on Twitte10394508_662640773811085_3579723614380593801_nr and on the web at wakecountyspeedway.com.

Pray for Robert Arch;the track champion had an accident this week and needs prayers,thank you.By the Grace of GOD and 600 hors
epower; hope to see you at the races

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$2000 To Win Summer Bash 100 At Wake County Speedway This Friday June 13, 2014

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

Wake County Speedway is hosting this year’s first special event of the season this Friday night at America’s favorite bullring. The Metal Depot Late Model stars and cars will battle,all seeking to grab the big money. Twenty plus cars are expected from the tri-state area. Goldboro speedster Clay Jones, Knightdale’s Bradley McCaskill and a host of other drivers are all looking to be in victory lane after 100 laps. Drivers eligible to win the big money have run at least the last 3 features at the track if they haven’t they are still eligible for a $500 halfway bonus and $1000 to win.

The Pepsi/ Mt.Dew Kick Start UCARS/ 4 Cylinder warriors will run a 25 lap feature event with Raleigh driver Jeremy Ottaway, Justin Fussell, Saford and Hickory’s A.J. Saunders plus UCAR driver Patrick Arch from Clayton all vying for another trip to victory lane.

Dennis “The Dominator” Capps will be looking to extend his point lead in the 25 lap Modified Four Cylinder event.The multi time track champion has his eyes on yet another title with a strong opening night victory. Dillon Spain, Clayton is having a storybook season in the Legends Division. The Clayton Comet is having a fantastic season at the bullring and will be looking once again for the checkered flag in the 20 lap race for the Legends. Kade Lambert headlines a great field of young gun’s in the 15 lap Bandolero feature.

Wake County Speedway is located at 2109 Simpkins Road, Raleigh,N.C. off Highway 401 South. Come out and enjoy a great evening of racing excitement at America’s fan and family,friendly racing complex. Please like us on FB;follow @wcspeedway on twitter and on the web at wakecountyspeedway.com.. Wake County Speedway is also available for track rental and we offer Sunoco Racing Fuel and Hooiser Tires for sale;call Michael Cooper at (919)906-1256. By the Grace of GOD and 600 horsepower,hope to see you at the track

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Wake County Speedway **June 13th -Possible $3100 to WIN Metal Depots LLM 100 Lap Event**

The New Wake County Speedway is proud to present the Metal Depots Limited Late Model event on June 13th

The late model feature event is paying $2000 to win the 100 lap race with a $1000 halfway bonus, and a $100 Pole award for a possible $3100!!
(Must run a minimum of 3 previous races to qualify)

If you have not run 3 races at The New Wake County Speedway this year, don’t sweat it, you are still eligible for $1000 to win, $500 halfway bonus, and a $100 pole award for a grand total of $1600!

2 sticker tires and 2 scuffs on track rims for $250

That’s not all, other racing action scheduled for the evening is a 20 lap Legends feature, 25 lap Pepsi-Kickstart 4Cylinder/UCAR combo feature, 15 lap Bandolero feature, and the return of the MOD 4s running hard around the bullring for 25 laps!

**Note: Some early versions of the WCS schedule had twin Legends races scheduled for June13th, this event is a single Legends feature for 20 laps**

Bring the family out to see the cars and stars of The New Wake County Speedway! Located just south of Raleigh at 2109 Simpkins Road.

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Clay Jones Wins At America’s Favorite Bullring: Wake County Speedway

May 17,2014
Raleigh,N.C.
By Mike Ray and Ms.Hotrod

The weather was cool last night but the action on the track was red hot at Wake County Speedway. Goldsboro speedster Clay Jones picked up another win on the season in the Metal Depot Late Model 50 lap feature. Jeremy Ottaway, Raleigh and Patrick Arch, Clayton were victory lane bound in the 25 lap UCAR/ 4 Cylinder Pepsi Kick Start Mini-Mayhem feature. Dillon Spain, Clayton won both 20 lap Legend features with Bandolero features winners Austin Janocha and Kade Lambert. Dennis “The Dominator” Capps,Garner was the Modified 4 Cylinder winner.

Clay Jones,Goldsboro started shotgun on the field in last night’s 50 lap Metal Depot Late Model event and drove through the field in his Pro Coating LM to secure another trip to victory lane. Jones fought hard in the hotly contested event with Raleigh’s Bradley McCaskill; rubbing and racing hard at America’s Favorite Bullring. Jones thanked his crew, his family, friends and fans from victory lane. Garner driver Alex Fleming finished in 2nd place followed by Bobby Gower and McCaskill with Dillon Wilson rounding out the top 5 finishers.

Twin Bandolero features produced 2 different victory lane celebrations.In the evenings 1st event Austin Janocha was your victor followed under the waving checkered flag by Kade Lambert, Bradley Wilson, Ethan Johnson and Dustin Yeoman. The 2nd feature event winner was Kade who held off Austin, Bradley, Dustin and Henry Broadbent.

The Legend drivers also ran twin features last night with Dillon Spain grabbing the “W” in both events. Spain held off Will Bristle, Jason Austin, Zack Brown and Caleb Day in the opening feature. The nightcap feature top five were Spain, Bristle, Austin, Day and Brenton Irving.

The first 2014 appearance of the Modified 4 Cylinder class had a familiar face in victory lane. Multi-time track champ Dennis “The Dominator” Capps, Garner had his Cleveland Draft Ford Fusion in the wind last night. Keith Oliver came home in 2nd place followed by Brandon Baker, Matthew Denton and A.J. Saunders.All results are unoffical pending tech results.

Jeremy Ottaway, Raleigh has run great all season;he just needed to attend a wedding to seal the victory. The UCAR/ 4 Cylinder Pepsi Kick Start Mini-Mayhem feature winner also started shotgun on the field and roared to victory in the 25 lap feature event. Ottaway held off Justin Fussell,Apex, A.J. Saunders , Jessie Richardson,Knightdale and Michael Tucker. Patrick Arch, Clayton was your winner in the UCARS over Kristin Gault,Raleigh, Jim Bounds, Dwayne Godwin and Dallas Stephenson.

Wake County Speedway would like to thank all the fans and competitors for making the 2014 an action packed season!Beating and banging,rubbing and racing continues through mid September with many special events planned.Our next event will be May 30,hope to see you then.Follow www.wakecountyspeedway;like us on FB and follow us on twitter @wcspeedway.By the Grace of God and 600 horsepower,see you on the 30th of May.

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Metal Depot Twins Headline 6 Divisions At Wake County Speedway May 2nd

Andrew Grady returns to Wake County May 2nd.

Photo by Steve Svalina Photography

April 27,2014
Raleigh,N.C.
By Mike Ray and Ms.Hotrod

Six divisions competing in six action packed events will have fans on their feet this coming Friday night,May 2,2014 at Wake County Speedway. The Metal Depot Late Models, Pepsi Kick Start UCAR/4 Cylinder Mini Stock Mayhem, Legends,

Andrew Grady returns to Wake County May 2nd. Photo by Steve Svalina Photography

Andrew Grady returns to Wake County May 2nd.
Photo by Steve Svalina Photography

Bandoleros and Bombers will all battle at America’s Favorite Bullring.

The Knightdale speedster, Andrew Grady has started off the 2014 racing season red hot; winning 4 out of 5 races to open the season. Grady will look to continue his winning ways in the highly competitive Metal Depot Late Model division in his ABC Hoisery Hotrod where car counts have been over 20 cars strong. Twin 30 lap features are scheduled for Friday evening.

The Pepsi Kick Start UCAR/4 Cylinder Mini Stock combo event is 25 laps of up close, in your face racing excitement and A.J.Saunders in the 4 cylinders and Patrick Arch in the UCARS will once again put on a show for the fans. 25 cars competed in the feature on opening night and these warriors put on a great show last time out before mother nature pulled the plug early. Jeremy Ottaway and his father have their Mustang running well and will be a threat to win as well.

Dillon Spain leads a hungry group of veterans and young guns in the Legends division which will run a 25 lap feature event. The popular Bandolero division young lions will compete in a 15 lap feature event. The newest division at Wake County Speedway, the Bombers will compete in a 20 lap feature.

Wake County Speedway is located off Highway 401 South, Raleigh,N.C. on Simpkins Road. Fuel,Tires and Track Rental are available during the week.

Like us on Facebook; follow on twitter @wcspeedway and on the web:wakecountyspeedway.com to keep up with all exciting news.

Clean restrooms, Great Concessions and a friendly staff await you.

Adult value pricing: $12.00; Children (6-12) $5.00 and Kids 5 and under free, bring your family and friends out for a full filled night of entertainment this Friday night and don’t forget one lucky, driver or pitcrew member could win the 1/2 million dollars Race to Riches contest at the end of the year. By the Grace of GOD and 600 horsepower,hope to see you at the races.

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