After six hours of testing at Martinsville Speedway (VA) Thursday in anticipation of the ValleyStar Credit Union 300 on October 4-5, Mike Looney set the fastest recorded time of the day at 20.088 seconds around the famed paper-clip shaped short track.   Looney, the 2016 winner of the Late Model Stock crown jewel, averaged 94.625 […]

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Jacob Goede has officially been crowned as the 2019 NASCAR Whelen All-American Series (NWAAS) National Champion, with NASCAR making the announcement on social media Wednesday.   It's OFFICIAL 6⃣ Late Model 🏆 titles at @elkospeedway 6⃣ straight Minnesota 🏆s. And, now, the 2019 #NASCAR Whelen All-American Series national champion!!! Congratulations to Minnesota's Jacob Goede! pic.twitter.com/bWeNT1vB5B […]

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Mike Looney officially moved into the top spot of the latest NASCAR Whelen All-American Series (NWAAS) National Championship standings, holding a 10-point advantage over Midwestern drivers Nick Panitzke and Jacob Goede entering the final weekend of the season.   Looney, a veteran of Late Model Stock racing from Virginia, has amassed 578 points in the […]

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The 2019 NASCAR Whelen All-American Series (NWAAS) National Championship draws to a dramatic close this weekend, with several drivers within striking distance of the prestigious honor.  Unofficially, Virginia’s Mike Looney took the points lead this weekend with a pair of wins at Motor Mile Speedway (VA).  NASCAR is expected to reveal an official update Tuesday […]

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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Mike Looney is contending for the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series National title right now but he’s ready to shift his focus to the biggest Late Model Stock Car race in the country on Saturday night October 5th at Martinsville Speedway.   This season Looney is in the midst of a career year in […]

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For Mike Looney, it was worth the wait.   The Catawba, Va., racer celebrated a storybook homecoming Saturday night in the Shelor Motor Mile TWIN 50s, winning Motor Mile Speedway’s first Late Model race since September 9th, 2017.   “This is a new era,” exclaimed Looney from victory lane.   Motor Mile Speedway’s racing revival […]

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As Mike Looney was driving his truck and trailer to Martinsville Speedway (VA) in 2016 he caught himself day dreaming.  He was thinking about the possibility of taking home a grandfather clock and winning the biggest Late Model Stock Car race in the country.  Little did he know, his dream was about to become reality. […]

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