Mooresville, North Carolina – Two-time Snowball Derby winner Erik Jones will return to the Southern Super Series behind the wheel of the No. 78 Fury Super Late Model for BJ McLeod Motorsports with Travis Braden at Five Flags Speedway’s double header on July 23rd and 24th.   Erik Jones, current NASCAR Cup Series driver for […]

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J McLeod has reached the heights of the NASCAR Cup Series, where he is both co-owner and driver of the Live Fast Motorsports No. 78.  However, his roots are still firmly planted in short track racing.   This year, McLeod joined forces with 2019 Snowball Derby champion Travis Braden to form B.J. McLeod Motorsports with […]

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Feb 4, 2021) — Montgomery, Alabama native Perry Patino will compete in 7 races for the newly founded BJ McLeod Motorsports with Travis Braden short track racing program in 2021.  The schedule will consist of select events in the Southern Super Series and CARS Super Late Model Tour. Patino, a member of the […]

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. — BJ McLeod and Travis Braden join forces to develop a distinctive short track racing program, BJ McLeod Motorsports with Travis Braden. The program plans to provide a professional and turnkey, top-performing environment for developing drivers’ skills as they progress their careers. McLeod and Braden’s decades of experience in asphalt oval track racing […]

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A new year brings new storylines in short track racing.  Whether it’s on dirt or pavement, with or without fenders, here are 10 names we are keeping an eye on as the 2021 racing season gets underway.   Max McLaughlin – After the North-South Shootout win last November, it’s safe to say Tour-type Modified fans […]

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On Friday, we finally turn the calendar over to 2021 and celebrate the start of a new year.  While many will just be happy to put 2020 behind us all, some will still move forward with New Year’s Resolutions, personal goals to make 2021 even better.   Short track racers are no exception to that. […]

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Every year, the Snowball Derby is filled with storylines throughout the field.  Here are some of the stories from the 53rd Annual Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway.   Defending Champion Accomplishes Strong Run with New Team   Despite joining a new team which had never competed in a major Super Late Model race, Travis […]

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