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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Pepsi Kick Start Twins Headline Wake County Speedway This Friday Night!

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

The finest stars and cars of the Tri-State region invade America’s Favorite Bullring this Friday evening with 6 action packed divisions. The Pepsi Kick Start 4 Cylinder/UCAR class will run twin 20 lap features, the Metal Depot Late  Model division will run 50 laps, the Legends will run 25 laps, the Bandoleros will run 15 laps and the Pro 4 Modified class will make it’s first 2014 appearance running a 25 lap feature.

Great racing action in the combo Pepsi Kick Start 4 Cylinder/UCAR class at the 1/4 bullring could find a new 2014 champ as Robert ” Outlaw ” Arch spotted for the team opening night.A strong field of competitors will run hard for points,money and remember : run 2 nights receive a free Hoosier the 3rd night!

The Metal Depot Late Model feature finds Andrew Grady riding a 3 race win streak and the young lion has been hot to start the 2014 season. Lee Furniture is putting up pole money again this Friday plus Adam Resnick has put up year end point money for running with Wake County this season. 21 superstars pulled into the county opening night ;the starting field was a who’s,who of east coast talent!

The Legends 25 lap feature was wild and wooley last time out with beating and banging going on through out the field.All points are National Points and we could see cars and drivers from Concord and Langley,Va. all chasing the checkered flag.The Bandolero drivers will run a 15 lap feature event.

The Pro 4 Modified field will be making it’s debut Friday night and multi-time Track Champion Dennis “The Dominator” Capps and a stellar field of speedster’s are expected.

Wake County Speedway is located off Hwy.401 South in Raleigh,N.C.on Simpkins Rd. Family and fan friendly pricing; $15 for adults,$5 for children (6-12) and kids under 5 years of age free.Great concessions,clean restrooms and up close in your face excitement and entertainment and a fun night at the track await!By the Grace Of GOD and 600 horsepower;hope to see you at the races.

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Andrew Grady Sweeps Accent Imaging Night At Wake County Speedway

By Mike Ray and Ms.Hotrod
April 5,2014
Raleigh,N.C.

Image by Steve Svalina Photography

The Southern Ground Pounders Touring Series featuring vintage race cars always put on a great show and James Turner, 73 years young held off Mack Tatum to open the 2014 racing season. James Brown roared under the checkered flag in 3rd place with Chase Parsons and Thomas Clayton coming home in 4th and 5th place.

The Pepsi Legends Feature was a wild affair with great battles through out the field. 2013 Track Champion Dillon Spain won the hotly contested feature over Caleb Day.

The Bandolero feature winner was young gun Alex McCollum who held off Austin Janocha and Dustin Yeoman.  Henry Broadbent and Bradley Wilson rounded out the top 5 finishers in the action packed feature.

The UCAR/4 Cylinder feature winner was A.J. Saunders who held off Jeremy Ottaway and Brad Martin for the victory.

The 2nd 30 lap feature Metal Depot Late Model win went to Grady who doubled down grabbing both features. The action was fast and furious as McCaskill was able to nip Jones at the stripe. Dillon Wilson and Brandon Clements rounded out your top 5 finishers in the nightcap.

Packed in-field for opening night.

On behalf of Adam Resnick,Michael Cooper and the entire Wake County Speedway Staff;  Thank you fans, drivers, car owners and crew members Thank you all for coming out on a beautiful evening and enjoying a great night of up close.in your face racing excitement at the 1/4 bullring. Packed grandstands and pits made for a history making evening. Wake County Speedway will have another fan and family night of racing excitement April 18,2014 as the Pro 4 Modifieds will make their 1st appearance of the racing season. Feature racing also on tap will include the Metal Depot Late Models,UCAR/4 Cylinders,Pepsi Legends and Bandoleros. Like us on Facebook, follow us on twitter:@wcspeedway and check us out on the web at www.wakecountyspeedway.com. By the grace of God and 600 horsepower;hope to see you at the races.

 

 

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