Prior to this past weekend, the last time anybody had seen Jeff Choquette at the race track was during the 2014 Snowball Derby in Pensacola, Florida.  After that race Choquette disappeared from the Super Late Model scene.  But on Memorial Day Weekend the popular 29-year-old racer reappeared in the Sunshine State, and he did so […]

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There will be a new face behind the wheel of the No. 9 Jett Motorsports Late Models in 2016.  The Florida-based team has reached an agreement with Midwest driver Travis Sauter for select Super Late Model and Pro Late Model races this upcoming season.   The partnership between Sauter and team owner Kurt Jett all […]

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Derek Thorn has never experienced anything like the World Series of Asphalt Stock Car Racing before.  The Lakeport, California native and former NASCAR K&N Pro Series West champion arrived in Florida earlier this week in preparation for a busy stretch that begins on Friday, February 12 and includes 14 races in nine days.   Thorn, […]

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In March 2007, Lakeport, California’s Derek Thorn won an ASA Late Model Series feature at Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville (TN) and as a result scored one of the coveted Nashville trophy guitars.  Eight years later, Thorn will return to the track this weekend in hopes of winning the most coveted guitar in short track racing, the […]

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Being that Derek Thorn calls Bakersfield, California home, he very rarely gets the chance to race at Pensacola, Florida’s Five Flags Speedway.  Usually he only gets to travel to the famous half-mile oval once a year in December for the Snowball Derby.  But there he was anyway, on Friday night, celebrating in Five Flags’ victory […]

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