When it comes to Super Late Model drivers and teams hailing from the west coast, Derek Thorn and the Campbell Motorsports No. 43 team have established themselves as one of the best this decade. Now, with the decade coming to an end, the dynamic duo is hungry to score their biggest win at the Snowball […]

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Throughout his career, Derek Thorn has won a lot of races on the west coast Super Late Model scene.  But on Saturday night in the shadows of the Las Vegas strip, he added a new chip to his stack of victories by winning the $10,000 SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series finale at The Bullring at […]

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Event: The Retro Custom Metals 150 presented by Pinnacle Peak Steakhouse will round out the 19th season for the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series on Saturday, November 23.   Popular Joint: The season finale will take place at the Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway .  The “Bullring” is averaging 26.2 SRL cars per event, […]

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The talk of the short track racing world today revolves around the finish of Sunday’s All American 400 at Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville , where a lapped car’s involvement in the race for the win perhaps decided the outcome of the race. While local favorite Mason Mingus took the dramatic upset win, other storylines helped make […]

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Even with plenty of racing still to go on the West Coast, California Super Late Model ace Derek Thorn and the No. 43 Campbell Motorsports camp are set on heading east for a pair of the great short track events in the nation. First up on the list is the All American 400 at Fairgrounds […]

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Four-time SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series champion Derek Thorn pulled off a clean sweep Saturday night in the “SPEARS Southwest Tour 125 presented by 51 FIFTY LTM” at Madera Speedway.  Thorn led all four weekend practice sessions, won the PFC Brakes Zero Drag Fast Time Award and claimed the $5,000 winner’s check, thanks to the […]

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Derek Thorn scored his series-leading 39th career win in SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series competition when he pulled into Victory Lane at Irwindale Speedway following the R.J. Allen Inc. 100 presented by Pinnacle Peak Steakhouse.  Thorn took the lead early in Saturday night’s event and never looked back in route to his triumph.  It […]

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