MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Long-time race fans remember one of the most talented drivers in the history of motorsports was an Ashland, Ohio native named Tim Richmond. If Jonathan Shafer has his way, this generation of race fans will also know a driver from that small rural town.   The second generation driver has already raised […]

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Sammy Smith, 14, hailing from Iowa, holding a season of 23 victories, and Rookie of the Year at Elko Speedway, is now joining Nelson Motorsports Late Model Team.  Prior to the start of the 2019 season, Sammy Smith had never been behind the wheel of a Late Model, but that doesn’t mean Sammy hasn’t been […]

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In racing, often times it’s just as important to be lucky as it is to be good.  That proved to be true for Nelson Motorsports this past weekend, as the team was bitten by bad luck despite bringing fast race cars to the richest race in Late Model Stock Car history.   The team brought […]

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On Saturday, Ty Gibbs scored the biggest win of his racing career, defeating more than 30 of the best Late Model Stock drivers in the Mid-Atlantic Region in the Myrtle Beach IceBreaker at Myrtle Beach Speedway (SC).   The 125-lap race has served as the kickoff event for the discipline for the past four seasons […]

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