With the impending weather front moving in, Carolina Speedway officials have been forced to once again postpone the running of the 15th Annual Carolina Clash Skyler Trull Memorial to next weekend March 20-21st.   “Mother Nature has not been a race fan so far this season,” said Carolina Speedway’s Clint Elkins. “In all honesty with […]

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Fans, we are truly overwhelmed and humbled by the amazing turnout this weekend at the 2nd Annual King of the Carolinas presented by Carolinas First Defense! Mother Nature sure came through with a beautiful weekend for us to have a safe, fair and fun weekend of hard core racing! We will continue to grow the […]

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As soon as Kennie Compton, Jr. of Bland, VA, Dennis Franklin of Gaffney, SC, and Kyle Pierce of Statesville, NC, each pay their entry fee for the season finale at Carolina Speedway in Gastonia, NC next Saturday night, October 18, 2014, they will become the star players in an epic battle for the 2014 Carolina […]

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This has truly been a remarkable year for Jeremy Mayfield, and it looks like he’s saved the best for last. This morning, Mayfield announced his plans to compete in a full season of Dirt Late Model & Super Late Model racing in 2015 with the J2Mayfield Race Team.  The rumors started to circulate back in […]

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Dennis Franklin inherited the race lead on lap 23 and sped away over the final 7 laps. Jonathan Davenport suffered a right rear flat tire while leading the 42 Annual Gaston County Carolina Speedway Shrine Race. Davenport started on the front row and had to hold off Franklin while racing in traffic early in the […]

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Friday night in front of a huge crowd at Carolina Speedway, the FUEL Late Model Series ran almost flawlessly Friday night with only one caution caused by a spin by Kenny Van Derveer on lap 13.  Brett Hamm of  Newberry, South Carolina led the field to the green and maintained a dominant lead the entire […]

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The on-track success was no longer lining up.  The money began to dry up.  The fun meter was running on fumes.   Ted Musgrave, Jr., at the end of the 2007 racing season, was at a crossroads.  His asphalt Super Late Model career had been speckled with wins from Concord Motorsport Park in North Carolina […]

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