September 7, 2014
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.