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.

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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