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 E Cig 285 Return of Alabama Gang To Wake County Speedway This Saturday!

August 26, 2014
Raleigh,N.C.
By Mike Ray and Ms.Hotrod

The Largest Super Late Model race in Wake County Speedway history is capping off a great hot August night of racing action at America’s Favorite Bullring. The Aqua Vapor E-Cig 285 will feature the finest Super Late Model drivers in the Southeast running a 100 lap feature event paying $3000.00 to the victor! The Cooper Chargers will be making their 1st 2014 season appearance also running 100 laps of up close, in your face racing entertainment paying $1000.00 to win. The Mini Mayhem 4 cylinders are running a 50 lap feature paying $750.00 to win. The Allison Legacy Series will round out the huge racing card!

The Super Late Model early entries include a who’s who of veterans and young guns: Renfrow, Stephenson, Fleming, Measamer, Setzer, Simpkins, Allison and Kelley plus the big money event could draw cars from the Southern, Midwest and Northern Touring Series. The $3000. to win event will bring out the finest superstars in the region!

The Allison Legacy Touring Series roars into the bullring for a 40 lap feature event and the racing action has been fast and furious wherever the series has been. The return of the “New” Alabama Gang featuring Pocono winner Justin Allison, Robbie Allison (Davey Allison’s son) and HOF drivers Bobby and Donnie Allison to the county will make a special night only more special.Bring your sharpies and camera’s for this fun night. A tie for the points lead between Connell and Moody; Strickland winning Hickory; Ruggles, Bedford, Jones plus Jantzen Stirewalt add up to a great night of action.

The Cooper Charger division drivers from the tri-state region will be beating and banging, gunning and running all wanting that big payday from Adam Resnick. One thousand dollars for 100 laps of racing plus 4 scuff charger tires for $100. Call Adam with any questions 919-464-6835, this is going to be a huge event.

The Mini Mayhem 4 Cylinder feature, 50 laps paying $750.00 to win will feature the finest stars and cars from far and wide. The local Wake County drivers will face off with stiff competition from a host of cars from Downeast, Virginia and South Carolina. Fussell, Ottaway and the county’s finest will throwdown against Smith, Clements and a host of Eastern bandits.

The 2 day action packed weekend starts with the pits opening at 4pm on Friday August 29 and practice running from 6pm til 10 pm. A 2 day pit pass is only $45;Friday only $20. On Saturday the action really kicks it up!The pits open at 12pm,Tech Shed opens 12:15pm,Grandstands open at 2:45 and Drivers meeting 2:15,practice begins at 3pm and ends at 5pm,Qualifying at 5:30, the Last Chance Race at 7pn and the features start at 7:15.

Wake County Speedway is located at 2109 Simpkins Road,Raleigh,N.C.. Fan friendly pricing for event; Adults $20. Children 6-12 years old $5. and kids 5 and under Free. Great Concessions, friendly staff,clean restrooms,good family racing excitement are all here. Track rental,gas and tires for sale call Michael Cooper 919-906-1256. Like Wake County Speedway on FB, @wcspeedway on twitter,instagram and on the web. By the Grace of GOD and 600 horsepower,hope to see you at the races.”

 

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Hot August Nights Roar Into Wake County Speedway

August 20,2014
Raleigh,N.C.
By Mike Ray and Ms.Hotrod

The finest stars and cars of the tri-state area will compete this Friday night at America’s Favorite Bullring, Wake County Speedway. Six feature events including the first ever appearance by the Eastern Midgets will have fans on their feet. The Metal Depot Late Models will run a 50 lap feature. The Pepsi/ Mt.Dew UCAR/ 4 Cylinder Mini Mayhem Division will run 25 laps with the Legends Class also running a 25 lap feature. The Bandolero’s and the Bombers will run 15 lap features. The Eastern Midgets Touring Series will run twin features.

The open wheel Eastern Midgets feature open wheel midget sprint cars and during a earlier practice session the teammates on former Winston Cup driver Brad Noffsinger’s team were impressive,turning laps in the low 13′s. These open wheel speedster’s should break into the 12 second bracket Friday evening.

The Metal Depot Late Model drivers have a possible $1600.00 to win payout plus the best tire deal on the east coast, $160.00 for 4 scuffs and 1 sticker with the $500.00 bounty on Clay Jones still up for grabs! All of the heavy hitter’s will be gunning for Jones!

The big Late Model Showdown will wrap up the hot August night’s on the 29th and 30th.This event will pay $3000 to win the 100 lap feature. The 100 lap Charger event will pay $1000 to win plus all Bowman Gray Stadium cars are legal,call Michael Cooper for details at (919) 906-1256. A great tire deal for the Charger class as well with 4 scuffs going for $100.,what a deal.

The ALS Challenge 50/50 drawing will be given to 1 lucky fan plus Adam Resnick is going to match the drawing up to $500..Wake County Speedway is located off Highway 401 S.,Raleigh,N.C. at 2109 Simpkins Road. Track rental is available,tires and gas for sell plus the “Race To Richies” contest continues where 1 lucky fan or pit member will have a chance at $500,000. at the season ending banquet.Follow Wake County Speedway on twitter @wcspeedway, Like us on FB and theweb.www.wakecountyspeedway.com. Fan friendly pricing, $15. for adults,$5. for children 6-12 and kids under 5 free,pits open at 5 pm with the grandstands opening at 6 pm. By the grace of GOD and 600 horsepower,hope to see you at the races.

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