9:16
For all of us with Speed51.com, for Elgin Traylor and Matt Prieur we say Good Night from Kalamazoo, Michigan and we’ll see you right back here tomorrow afternoon…
9:15
That’s going to do for us here at Kalamazoo Speedway, we’ll be back tomorrow (Wednesday, August 14th) with Live Trackside Now Coverage of Kalamazoo Klash XXI Presented by Port City Racecars starting at 1:00pm.
9:14
Outlaw Super Late Models Final Tuesday Practice Results

1 32 Ross Meeuwsen 11.769
2 16 Brian Ross 11.828
3 37 Terry Senneker 11.856
4 18 Ross Kenseth 11.915
5 5 Jeff Ganus 11.967
6 21 Terry VanHaitsma 12.043
7 12 Brian Bergakker 12.052
8 82 Tom Thomas 12.067
9 24 Tyler Roahrig 12.077
10 14 Steve Needles 12.144
11 25 JR Roahrig 12.147
12 10 Jack Landis 12.184
13 41 Andrew Morrisey 12.219
14 86 John Long 12.222
15 4 Adam Terry 12.27
16 14 Mark Shook 12.305
17 16 Billy Shannon 12.332
18 56 Bradley Riethmeyer 12.337
19 9 Luke Krick 12.349
20 49 John Chapman 12.374
21 8 Dakota Carlson 12.404
22 10 Bud Perry 12.493
23 33 Stan Yee 12.517
24 76 Doug Rodanhisler 12.607
25 40 Jamison Russell 12.628
26 49 Scott Rugg 12.675
27 62 Larry Hollenbeck 12.809
28 0 Steve Dolphin 12.831
29 1 Brent Hook 12.863
30 21 Dave Simpson 13.528
31 17 Doug McLachlan 14.933
32 44 Mike Schippers 27.803
9:06
We’re gathering the Final Practice Results and making a quick lap around the pits to gather some after Practice thoughts, we’ll be back shortly.
9:01
Practice has ended here at Kalamazoo Speedway. Rundown coming soon.
9:00
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8:54
Five Minutes Remaining in Final Practice for the Outlaw Super Late Models.
8:49
NBC Sports Network’s ARCA Racing coverage of the Berlin ARCA 200 premieres at 11:00pm Eastern Time on Thursday, August 15th. The Primera Plastics 200 will be the second ARCA Racing Series Presented by Mernards event that will broadcast on the NBC Sports Network.

The NBC Sports Network is part of the NBC Sports Group. Now in more than 80 million homes, the Emmy-award winning network is the cable television home of the Summer and Winter Olympics, National Hockey League (NHL), Major League Soccer (MLS), IZOD IndyCar Series, Tour de France, the 34th America’s Cup, Premier League and Formula One. In addition, NBC Sports Network features college football, college basketball, college hockey, cycling, outdoor programming, horse racing surrounding the Triple Crown and Breeders’ Cup, Fight Night boxing, Ironman, the Dew Action Sports Tour and USA Sevens Rugby. The network is also home to original programs such as Costas Tonight, The Crossover, NFL Turning Point, Pro Football Talk and The Dan Patrick Show. NBC Sports Network is distributed via cable systems and satellite operators throughout the United States.

8:48
The Call of the Wild Track Record is a 10.020 set by Andy Bozell back on September 17, 2011
8:48
Comment From Nrg88 

How does that unofficial outlaw record compare to the Call of the Wild record? I’m guessing that is a whole different classification of track record?

8:40
Bobby Blount is the Car Owner for the #16 machine, also a Senneker Performance entry, that Brian Ross is piloting.
8:40
Comment From dk53fan 

Brian Ross I meant

8:40
Senneker Jr., goes to P2 with an 11.856.
8:38
Brian Short is the Car Owner for the #18 Outlaw car, which is a Senneker Performance entry, that Ross Kenseth is driving here today and tomorrow.
8:38
Comment From dk53fan 

Who owns the car Ross is driving?

8:37
Ross Kenseth in his Klash ride. (Speed51.com Photo)
8:35
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8:32
Brian Ross on track. (Speed51.com Photo)
8:30
Ross Meeuwsen just had a quick lap. (Speed51.com Photo)
8:29
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8:28
Carlson has scrapped the wall and is back in the pits.
8:28
Comment From Ohio Native 

Yikes Meeuwsen!!!

8:27
Kenseth went an 11.919 to take second.
8:26
Meeuwsen just went an 11.769 to Unofficially shatter the Track Record.
8:25
Unofficially there are 44 Outlaw Super Late Model entries and 20 Template Super Late Model entries for tomorrow.
8:20
76 Doug Rodanhisler makes his first appearance of the night.
8:20
The All-Time Outlaw Super Late Model Track Record here at Kalamazoo Speedway was set back on July 17th, 2010 when Terry Senneker Jr., turned in an 11.908.
8:20
Tim DeVos holds down the Template Super Late Model Track Record in the Kalamazoo Klash with a 12.563.
8:18
Template Super Late Models Final Tuesday Practice Results

1 61 Johnny VanDoorn 12.749
2 20 Brian Campbell 12.790
3 25 Ross Kenseth 12.814
4 99 Brian Bergakker 12.837
5 23 Chris Koslek 12.920
6 77 Josh Hobson 12.962
7 37 Jordan Dahlke 13.015
8 20 Mike Bursley 13.043
9 10 Steve Dorer 13.045
10 48 Seth Moody 13.162
11 32 John Long 13.333
12 00 Cole Glasson 13.354
13 31 Keith Sterkowitz 13.386
14 77 Andrew Nylaan 13.444
15 56 Jerry Andrews 14.038
8:15
Klash cars get set for their final round of practice. (Speed51.com Photo)
8:15
Last few laps of Practice for the day for the Template Super Late Models. The Outlaw Super Late Models will take us to 9:00pm., and that will wrap up Practice Day here in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
8:13
NBC Sports Network’s ARCA Racing coverage of the Berlin ARCA 200 premieres at 11:00pm Eastern Time on Thursday, August 15th. The Primera Plastics 200 will be the second ARCA Racing Series Presented by Mernards event that will broadcast on the NBC Sports Network.

The NBC Sports Network is part of the NBC Sports Group. Now in more than 80 million homes, the Emmy-award winning network is the cable television home of the Summer and Winter Olympics, National Hockey League (NHL), Major League Soccer (MLS), IZOD IndyCar Series, Tour de France, the 34th America’s Cup, Premier League and Formula One. In addition, NBC Sports Network features college football, college basketball, college hockey, cycling, outdoor programming, horse racing surrounding the Triple Crown and Breeders’ Cup, Fight Night boxing, Ironman, the Dew Action Sports Tour and USA Sevens Rugby. The network is also home to original programs such as Costas Tonight, The Crossover, NFL Turning Point, Pro Football Talk and The Dan Patrick Show. NBC Sports Network is distributed via cable systems and satellite operators throughout the United States.

8:11
Steve Dorer has cracked the top 10. This is the only session he’s been on the track.
8:09
Ross Kenseth was a top five car in the last practice. (Speed51.com Photo)
8:06
Top Five: VanDoorn, Campbell, Kenseth, Begakker,and Koslek
8:06
Brian Bergakker in practice. (Speed51.com Photo)
8:01
Brian Bergakker has cracked the top five. He’s fourth quick.
8:01
Adam Terry in Klash practice.(Speed51.com Photo)
7:57
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7:57
Johnny VanDoorn is still on top of the chart as he has been all day.
7:56
We will have another hour of practice between the two classes.
7:56
Our own Elgin Traylor….. Dreaming. (Speed51.com Photo)
7:55
The track is very busy as cars make their final laps here at Kalamazoo before tomorrow’s action.
7:51
Outlaw Super Late Models Tuesday Practice #2 Results

1 5 Jeff Ganus 11.967
2 37 Terry Senneker Jr. 11.987
3 82 Tom Thomas 12.067
4 16 Brian Ross 12.093
5 12 Brian Bergakker 12.107
6 24 Tyler Roahrig 12.139
7 14 Steve Needles 12.144
8 25 J.R. Roahrig 12.147
9 21 Terry VanHaitsma 12.173
10 86 John Long 12.257
11 41 Andrew Morrissey 12.260
12 32 Ross Meeuwsen 12.264
13 4 Adam Terry 12.270
14 18 Ross Kenseth 12.301
15 10 Jack Landis 12.337
16 9 Luke Krick 12.349
17 14 Mark Shook 12.357
18 16 Billy Shannon 12.374
19 49 John Chapman 12.374
20 8 Dakota Carlson 12.423
21 56 Brad Reithmeyer 12.478
22 10 Bud Perry 12.582
23 33 Stan Yee Jr. 12.680
24 49 Scott Rugg 12.724
25 62 Larry Hollenbeck 12.809
26 00 Steve Dolphin 12.831
27 1 Brent Hook 12.937
28 40 Jamison Russell 13.501
29 21 Dave Simpson 13.528
30 17 Doug McLachlan 15.067
31 44 Mike Schippers 27.803
7:48
Steve Dorer will be out for the first time today.
7:44
Outlaw Super Late Models Practice #2 is complete. Those times are coming in a few minutes. The Template Super Late Models will come out for their third and final Practice of the day in just a few minutes.
7:40
Top 5 with 5 Minutes To Go in this Session: Ganus 11.967, Senneker Jr., 11.987 (Only two cars in the 11s), Thomas, Ross, Bergakker.
7:39
Ross jumps to fourth fastest with a 12.093.
7:36
Stan Yee Jr. on the track. (Speed51.com Photo)
7:36
The Championship round of Madison’s Triple Crown Challenge will be decided on Sunday, September 8 at Wisconsin’s Fastest Half Mile Oval. Travis Sauter will be looking for his 11th straight win at MIS. Casey Johnson holds a 44-point lead over Nick Murgic in the standings after winning the first race earlier this year. For more information, please visit www.madisoninternationalspeedway.com
7:33
Terry VanHaitsma in practice. (Speed51.com Photo)
7:32
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7:31
Here is how the 23-car field will be set for the Boyne Machine Shootout for the Template Super Late Models:

The fastest 20 qualifiers will be locked into the race.

Position 21 will be the highest driver in the Berlin Raceway Budweiser Super Late Model Series Points who fails to make the top 20 qualifiers.

Position 22 will be the highest driver in JEGS CRA All-Stars Tour Presented by Chevrolet Performance Points who fails to make the top 20 qualifiers.

Position 23: The Boyne Machine Shootout ‘B’ Feature winner will have the option to run the Boyne Machine Shootout if they are willing to forfeit their ‘B’ Feature pay in exchange for a starting spot in the ‘A’ Feature.

7:29
Here is how the 23-car field will be set for Kalamazoo Klash XXI for the Outlaw Super Late Models:

Qualifying: The fastest 20 qualifiers will be locked into the race.

Position 21: Kalamazoo Klash Tune-Up Provisional: The highest finishing car in Saturday August 10th’s Kalamazoo Klash Tune-Up that does not make the field through qualifying will get a provisional starting spot in the Klash.

Position 22: Klash Bash ‘B’ Feature: The Klash Bash ‘B’ Feature winner will have the option to run the Kalamazoo Klash if they are willing to forfeit their ‘B’ Feature pay in exchange for a starting spot in the ‘A’ Feature. If the winner chooses not to transfer to the Klash, we will offer this to the 2nd place finisher.

Position 23: Kalamazoo Speedway Point Provisional: The highest driver in current Kalamazoo Speedway Outlaw Super Late Model point standings that finishes on the lead lap of the ‘B’ Feature but does not win will get the final starting position.

7:28
Steve Holzhausen will be looking to clean sweep the 2013 Yellow River Racing Series at the season finale on Saturday, September 14. Holzhausen easily won the first two events. The veteran driver holds a 60-point lead over Mark Eswein in the standings. For more information, please visit www.marshfieldmotorspeedway.com
7:25
20 Minutes remaining in Practice #2 for the Outlaw Super Late Models (Top 10): Ganus 11.967, Senneker Jr., Thomas, Bergakker, Ross, J. Roahrig, VanHaitsma, T. Roahrig, Needles, Long.
7:24
44 Mike Schippers has rolled out for the first time this early evening.
7:23
30 Outlaw Super Late Models have turned at least one Practice Lap today.
7:18
The NASCAR K&N Pro Series West will make the trek to Monroe, WA on Saturday, August 17 for the NAPA Auto Parts 150 at Evergreen Speedway. Derek Thorn, Michael Self, Cameron Hayley, Greg Pursley and the other stars of K&N Pro Series West will be competing on the popular 5/8-mile oval. Fans are also invited to the K&N Fanfest on Friday, August 16. For more information, please visitwww.evergreenspeedway.com
7:17
Remaining Schedule of Events for Tuesday, August 13th
7:05-7:45pm – Outlaw Super Late Models Practice #2
7:50-8:15pm – Template Super Late Models Practice #3
8:20-9:00pm – Outlaw Super Late Models Practice #3
7:16
Top 5: Ganus 11.979, Senneker Jr., Thomas, Bergakker, Ross.
7:16
The All-Time Outlaw Super Late Model Track Record here at Kalamazoo Speedway was set back on July 17th, 2010 when Terry Senneker Jr., turned in an 11.908.
7:15
Senneker Jr., is the second car now in the 11s with an 11.987.
7:13
NBC Sports Network’s ARCA Racing coverage of the Berlin ARCA 200 premieres at 11:00pm Eastern Time on Thursday, August 15th. The Primera Plastics 200 will be the second ARCA Racing Series Presented by Mernards event that will broadcast on the NBC Sports Network.

The NBC Sports Network is part of the NBC Sports Group. Now in more than 80 million homes, the Emmy-award winning network is the cable television home of the Summer and Winter Olympics, National Hockey League (NHL), Major League Soccer (MLS), IZOD IndyCar Series, Tour de France, the 34th America’s Cup, Premier League and Formula One. In addition, NBC Sports Network features college football, college basketball, college hockey, cycling, outdoor programming, horse racing surrounding the Triple Crown and Breeders’ Cup, Fight Night boxing, Ironman, the Dew Action Sports Tour and USA Sevens Rugby. The network is also home to original programs such as Costas Tonight, The Crossover, NFL Turning Point, Pro Football Talk and The Dan Patrick Show. NBC Sports Network is distributed via cable systems and satellite operators throughout the United States.

7:08
33 Stan Yee Jr., and 4 Adam Terry have come out for the first time today.
7:07
Top 5: Ganus 11.979, Senneker Jr., Thomas, Bergakker, Ross.
7:06
First car in the 11-second bracket as Ganus goes an 11.979.
7:04
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7:03
Template Super Late Models Tuesday Practice #2 Results

1 61 Johnny VanDoorn 12.749
2 25 Ross Kenseth 12.877
3 20 Brian Campbell 12.917
4 23 Chris Koslek 12.945
5 37 Jordan Dahlke 13.056
6 20 Mike Bursley 13.111
7 99 Brian Bergakker 13.166
8 48 Seth Moody 13.197
9 32 John Long 13.399
10 31 Keith Sterkowitz 13.436
11 77 Josh Hobson 13.467
12 00 Cole Glasson 13.525
13 77 Andrew Nylaan 13.914
14 56 Jerry Andrews 14.259
7:02
Quickly 20 guys have been out for this practice.
7:00
The second Template Super Late Model Practice Session is complete. Those times are coming in a few minutes. Outlaw Super Late Models have rolled out for their second of three sessions on the day.
6:53
Little more then five minutes left in this practice round.
6:51
A total of 14 cars have been out in the second round of practice for the Template Super Late Models.
6:49
This is not the only Outlaw race we will have on 51 this week. We’ll be at Toledo Speedway (OH) for the Gold Cup finale on Friday.
6:46
Ross Kenseth moves back up to second on the chart.
6:44
Top Five: VanDoorn, Campbell. Koslek, Kenseth and Dahlke.
6:42
Brian Campbell coming off the track. (Speed51.com Photo)
6:42
Hope to see you out here tomorrow night for Klash XXI. There will be two big races that fans can see here at Kalamazoo.
6:39
Johnny VanDoorn is on top over Ross Kenseth. Each driver won the last time out in the cars that they are racing in, but these two rides have not gone head-to-head.
6:39
Already 10 cars have been out for practice in this round. Track conditions are very close to what we will see during race time here tomorrow.
6:37
Outlaw Super Late Models Tuesday Practice #1 Results

1 82 Tom Thomas 12.067
2 12 Brian Bergakker 12.107
3 16 Brian Ross 12.142
4 25 J.R. Roahrig 12.147
5 14 Steve Needles 12.192
6 37 Terry Senneker Jr. 12.199
7 24 Tyler Roahrig 12.211
8 5 Jeff Ganus 12.259
9 32 Ross Meeuwsen 12.264
10 18 Ross Kenseth 12.301
11 21 Terry VanHaitsma 12.305
12 86 John Long 12.347
13 10 Jack Landis 12.423
14 16 Billy Shannon 12.453
15 8 Dakota Carlson 12.601
16 41 Andrew Morrissey 12.682
17 9 Luke Krick 12.684
18 56 Brad Reithmeyer 12.780
19 49 Scott Rugg 12.802
20 00 Steve Dolphin 12.831
21 10 Bud Perry 12.874
22 62 Larry Hollenbeck 13.046
23 49 John Chapman 13.229
24 1 Brent Hook 13.242
25 21 Dave Simpson 13.528
26 14 Mark Shook 13.736
27 17 Doug McLachlan 19.653
6:35
Template Super Late Models are going out on the track for the second round.
6:33
Practice saw battles on the speed chart and on the track. (Speed51.com Photo)
6:32
That will do it for the first Outlaw Super Late Models Practice. Those Practice results are coming in a few minutes. The Template Super Late Models will head back out momentarily.
6:32
Comment From racer 57 

Kalamazoo speedway has one of the best track crews around!

6:31
17 Doug McLachlan has come out very late in this session and will only get a few laps.
6:30
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6:30
Green Flag is back out and this will be the last group of this session.
6:27
Cars are on the track now working in the speedy dry as there are about three minutes remaining.
6:27
The Outlaw SLM’s should get one more brief session before the Template SLM’s return.
6:25
It is one of the crown jewel Super Late Model events in the country. The 42nd Annual Winchester 400 will take place on October 11-12-13 at the high-banked Winchester Speedway in Winchester, IN. Some of the biggest Super Late Model stars from all across the U.S.A. will be “gunning” their way to victory lane. Advance ticket sale forms are available at www.winchesterspeedway.com
6:24
Track Crew is on the speedway as there is a lot of fluids on the race track.
6:23
Steve Dolphin comes in with lots smoke. (Speed51.com Photo)
6:22
Yellow Flag out as Dolphin may have lost a motor.
6:21
The second annual Chet Championship Weekend will take place on August 30-31 at Berlin Raceway. There will be seven divisions of racing over the two days, which includes the popular Super Late Models and Outlaw Late Models. Plus, $1 beer and $1 hot dogs each day along with free camping. More information can be found atwww.berlinraceway.com
6:21
25 Outlaw Super Late Models have Practiced so far today with about another 8-10 in the pits that have yet to hit the track.
6:20
10 minutes remaining in this first Outlaw Super Late Models Practice (Top 5): Thomas 12.067, Bergakker, Ross, J. Roahrig, Needles.
6:19
21 Dave Simpson and 14 Mark Shook have joined the pack.
6:18
16 Billy Shannon has rolled out for the first time today.
6:18
Thomas now on top of the charts with a 12.067.
6:18
Cars are coming on and off at the same time. (Speed51.com Photo)
6:17
Tomorrow’s Kalamazoo Klash XXI here at Kalamazoo Speedway continues our 51 Days of Summer coverage from all over the country as Speed51.com will cover some of the biggest events in the county over a run of 51 days. From ARCAFest last month to the Night of the Stars Twin 100s in the Circle City, to Summer Sizzler a week ago, to the ARCA Racing Series event last week up the road at Berlin Raceway to the ARCA/CRA Super Series Doubleheader this coming weekend (August 16-17th) and many other big shows. Stick to Speed51.com for the best of the best in short track racing.
6:14
Tyler Roahrig in practice. (Speed51.com Photo)
6:12
Less than 20 minutes remaining in the first of three Outlaw Super Late Model Practice Sessions.
6:11
Plan to spend your Labor Day Weekend with a fun weekend of racing at the high banks of Winchester Speedway on September 1-2. On Sunday, September 1, the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour will be in action with a 100-lap event. On Labor Day, the ARCA CRA Super Series powered by JEGS will have a 100-lap event along with the Top Speed Modifieds 50, CRA Late Model Sportsman 40 and CRA Street Stocks 40. More information can be found at www.winchesterspeedway.com
6:10
Top 5: Bergakker, J. Roahrig, Senneker Jr., T. Roahrig. Ganus.
6:10
Bergakker lowers his mark to a 12.107.
6:09
10 Bud Perry has entered the track.
6:07
56 Brad Riethmeyer has come out as well.
6:07
14 Steve Needles joins him.
6:07
10 Jack Landis is on the track for the first time.
6:06
J. Roahrig to P1 with a 12.147.
6:06
Remaining Schedule of Events for Tuesday, August 13th
5:55-6:30pm – Outlaw Super Late Models Practice #1
6:35-7:00pm – Template Super Late Models Practice #2
7:05-7:45pm – Outlaw Super Late Models Practice #2
7:50-8:15pm – Template Super Late Models Practice #3
8:20-9:00pm – Outlaw Super Late Models Practice #3
6:05
Ganus rolls up to third at a 12.282.
6:05
His Father, J.R. Roahrig is on the track for the first time today.
6:04
Roahrig to second fastest with a 12.211.
6:04
Ross to fourth at a 12.337.
6:04
Senneker Jr., to second at a 12.285.
6:03
Thomas to third quick with a 12.374.
6:03
32 Ross Meeuwsen has joined the masses out on the 3/8s mile.
6:02
24 Tyler Roahrig has come out for the first time this afternoon.
6:02
Bergakker to P1 with a 12.201.
6:01
49 John Chapman has hit the track as well as 82 Tom Thomas.
6:00
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6:00
12 Brian Bergakker and 00 Steve Dolphin have come out also.
5:58
Early Top 5: Kenseth 12.338, Ganus, Senneker Jr., Long, Krick.
5:57
9 Luke Krick has rolled out as well.
5:57
Johnny VanDoorn led Template Late Model practice. (Speed51.com Photo)
5:56
37 Terry Senneker Jr., and 1 Brent Hook join a somewhat crowded race track.
5:56
62 Larry Hollenbeck has joined the pack out on the track as well as 49 Scott Rugg.
5:56
Seth Moody in Template Practice. (Speed51.com Photo)
5:55
18 Ross Kenseth and 5 Jeff Ganus have come out to turn laps also.
5:55
The All-Time Outlaw Super Late Model Track Record here at Kalamazoo Speedway was set back on July 17th, 2010 when Terry Senneker Jr., turned in an 11.908.
5:55
41 Andrew Morrissey and 21 Terry VanHaitsma have rolled out as well.
5:54
Outlaw Super Late Models are rolling out and they include: 16 Brian Ross, 8 Dakota Carlson and 86 John Long.
5:53
Template Super Late Models Tuesday Practice #1 Results

1 61 Johnny VanDoorn 12.896
2 25 Ross Kenseth 13.047
3 99 Brian Bergakker 13.166
4 37 Jordan Dahlke 13.216
5 20 Mike Bursley 13.323
6 48 Seth Moody 13.445
7 77 Josh Hobson 13.467
8 32 John Long 13.626
9 20 Brian Campbell 13.892
5:51
The 51st Annual People’s United Bank Milk Bowl is an event on many short track fans bucket list. This year’s event will take place on October 5-6 at the famous Vermont track. Drivers will compete in a three-segment event with the hopes of drinking the fresh milk and immortalizing themselves by kissing a cow. It has become one of the more popular short track events in the United States. For more information, please visitwww.thunderroadspeedbowl.com
5:50
Practice #1 is now complete for the Template Super Late Models. The Outlaw Super Late Models will roll out next in just a few moments.
5:49
Comment From tom t 

Can’t be there, thank you so much for your coverage, Speed51.

5:47
Less than Five Minutes left in the first Template Super Late Models Practice (Top 5): VanDoorn 12.896, Kenseth, Bergakker, Dahlke, Bursley.
5:46
Comment From Jim Swan 

You guys rock! Thanks Speed51 from South Carolina for all you do for short track racing!

5:45
25 Ross Kenseth and 77 Josh Hobson have joined the pack on the speedway.
5:45
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5:45
20 Brian Campbell has come out to Practice for the first time today.
5:43
Bergakker, the 2012 Outlaw Super Late Models Track Champion is one of seven drivers who plan on doing ‘double-duty’ here tomorrow.
5:42
Bergakker jumps up to P2 with a 13.288.
5:42
Tim DeVos holds down the Template Super Late Model Track Record in the Kalamazoo Klash with a 12.563.
5:39
99 Brian Bergakker heads out for the first time today to turn some laps.
5:39
Early Top 5: VanDoorn 13.053, Dahlke, Bursley, Long, Moody.
5:39
Comment From racer 57 

Thanks for the coverage speed 51! You are the best!

5:39
48 Seth Moody has come out to Practice.
5:38
Today is an Optional Practice for the teams so they are not required to participate in today’s activities. Several of the weekly competitors in the Outlaw Super Late Models will arrive tomorrow.
5:38
More cars coming in. (Speed51.com Photo)
5:34
20 Mike Bursley has entered the track along-with 32 John Long.
5:33
So far VanDoorn and Dahlke have had the track to themselves as other teams are in no hurry to head out for the moment.
5:31
37 Jordan Dahlke has rolled out.
5:31
61 Johnny VanDoorn is the first car on the race track as Practice has started.
5:30
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5:29
Template Super Late Models have started making their way to the chute to head out for the first Practice of the day.
5:28
It is the biggest Super Late Model event in the country, the 46th Annual Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Florida. Last year, Erik Jones made a bold outside pass on Kyle Busch to win his first Derby. It will be a who’s who of Late Model stars from all across North America. Make your plans now to be a part of this incredible event. For more information, visit www.snowballderby.co
5:27
Add 32 Ross Meeuwsen – Zeeland, MI for the Outlaw SLM’s and 31 Keith Sterkowitz – Cedar Lake, IN for the Template SLM’s.
5:26
The All-American 400 is one of the most prestigious short track events in the country and it’s back in 2013 even bigger and better than before. Set for November 1 and 2 at Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville in Tennessee, the AA400 will be a return to glory for the event that has seen the biggest names in the sport go to its victory lane. Butch Lindley, Bob Senneker, Rusty Wallace, Darrell Waltrip, Butch Miller, Jeff Purvis, Bobby Gill, Freddie Query, Wayne Anderson and Mike Garvey have all etched their name onto the All-American 400 record books over the years. The top names in Super Late Model racing and more will be on hand to battle for the famed guitar that goes to the AA400 winner. This year’s event will be a Southern Super Series presented by Sunoco Super Late Model race co-sanctioned by Champion Racing Association. More details are to be announced soon for this year’s All-American 400. Visit www.fairgroundsspeedwaynashville.com‬‬ for more.
5:24
Terry Senneker Jr. is looking win the Klash in back-to-back years. It’s only been done once by Andy Bozell back in 1993 and 1994. (Speed51.com Photo)
5:22
The 48th Annual Florida Governor’s Cup weekend provides three great days of racing action on the popular half-mile oval in central Florida on October 24-26. The Governor’s Cup 200 on Saturday, October 26. Thursday, October 24 will highlight Sportsman, Super Stocks, Pro-Trucks,and Strictly Stocks. Friday, October 25 will include the Pro Late Models 100, Mini-Stocks 50 and E-Modifieds 50. Find out more by visiting www.newsmyrnaspeedway.org.
5:20
Outlaw Super Late Models get in line for optional tech. (Speed51.com Photo)
5:18
The fourth Gulf Coast Doubleheader weekend for the Southern Super Series presented by Sunoco is set for September 20 & 21. The weekend kicks off with a combination event for the Southern Super Series and the Buddy’s Home Furnishings Blizzard Series at Pensacola, Florida’s Five Flags Speedway on Friday, September 20. The action shifts a few miles down Interstate 10 to Alabama’s Mobile International Speedway on Saturday, September 21, for the combination Southern Super Series and Miller Lite Series 125-lap feature. For more details, visitwww.southernsuperseries.comwww.5flagsspeedway.com andwww.mobilespeedway.net
5:18
As we put up the updated entry list a little bit ago, a few more teams have arrived. We’ll get those names as soon as we can.
5:15
We are 15 minutes away from the first Practice of the day and it will be for the Template Super Late Models.
5:13
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5:12
Andrew Morrissey will drive the Dave Klein machine. (Speed51.com Photo)
5:11
Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Florida will host their Night of Champions on Saturday, September 28. The highlight of the night will be the Allen Turner Hyundai Pro Late Model Tune Up 100. Plus the Modifieds, Pro Trucks, Sportsmen, and Bombers will be in action. It could be a great preview of the Snowflake 100 annual event during the Snowball Derby weekend. www.5flagsspeedway.com
5:10
Boyne Machine Shootout – Template Super Late Model Entries (19)

00 Cole Glasson Corinth, TX
1 Jon Beach Davison, MI
04 Phil Bozell Portage, MI
10 Steve Dorer Lakeland, MI
20 Mike Bursley Holland, MI
20 Brian Campbell Wyoming, MI
23 Chris Koslek Grand Rapids, MI
25 Ross Kenseth Appleton, WI
28 Jimmy Carter Strongsville, OH
32 John Long Niles, MI
37 Jordan Dahlke Middleville, MI
48 Seth Moody Middleville, MI
61 Johnny VanDoorn Coopersville, MI
77 Josh Hobson Birch Run, MI
77 Andrew Nylaan Jenison, MI
82 Tom Thomas Grandville, MI
84 Jay Niewiek Cutlerville, MI
99 Brian Bergakker Lowell, MI
5:09
Ross Kenseth will run both races, this is his template car. (Speed51.com Photo)
5:08
Kalamazoo Klash XXI – Outlaw Super Late Model Entries (41)

00 Steve Dolphin Battle Creek, MI
1 Brent Hook Kalamazoo, MI
3 Bill Tomlinson Schoolcraft, MI
4 Adam Terry St. Joseph,MI
5 Jeff Ganus Constantine, MI
8 Dakota Carlson Cedar Springs, MI
8 Phil Bozell Portage, MI
8 Matt Corliss Kalamazoo, MI
9 Mike Root Grand Rapids, MI
9 Luke Krick Plainwell, MI
09 Marc Casey Jones, MI
10 Jack Landis Edgerton, OH
10 Steve Dorer Lakeland, FL
10 Bud Perry Edgerton, OH
12 Brian Bergakker Lowell, MI
14 Travis Reist Portage, MI
14 Steve Needles Berrien Springs, MI
16 Brian Ross Plymouth, IN
16 Billy Shannon Plainwell, MI
17 Doug McLachlan Battle Creek, MI
18 Ross Kenseth Appleton, WI
21 Terry VanHaitsma Hudsonville, MI
21 Dave Simpson Lawton, MI
24 Tyler Roahrig Mishawaka, IN
25 J.R. Roahrig Mishawaka, IN
27 Corey Ryman Nappannee, IN
28 Jimmy Carter Strongsville, OH
37 Terry Senneker Jr. Wayland, MI
40 Jamison Russell Kalamazoo, MI
41 Andrew Morrissey DeForest, WI
49 John Chapman Richland, MI
49 Scott Rugg Galesburg, MI
54 Ben Raber Kalamazoo, MI
56 Jerry Andrews Parchment, MI
57 Rick Senneker Cutlerville, MI
62 Larry Hollenbeck Kalamazoo, MI
77 Justin Lanting Paw Paw, MI
82 Tom Thomas Grandville, MI
83 Andy Bozell Portage, MI
84 Mike Brooks Texas Corners, MI
86 John Long Niles, MI
5:06
The 49th Annual Alabama 200 will take place on Saturday, August 24 at Montgomery Motor Speedway. The stars of the Southern Super Series will battle it out on the famous half-mile oval. This great event’s winners list is a who’s who in racing with names like Neil Bonnett, Jody Ridley, Richard Petty, Bobby Allison and more recently Augie Grill, Mason Massey, and Hunter Robbins. For more information, please visitwww.montgomeryspeedway.com
5:06
Mike Bursley and the crew work on the 20 machine. Both Bursley and his teammate Brian Campbell will run the template race. (Speed51.com Photo)
5:02
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5:00
Haulers continue to file into the infield pit area as Practice is set to start in 30 minutes.
4:59
It’s a Partly Cloudy day here in Southwest Michigan with the current temperature at a cool (For August) 65 degrees.
4:55
Defending Boyne Machine Shootout Super Late Model winner Johnny VanDoorn is back looking for another win. (Speed51.com Photo)
4:54
A different view for Speed51 today as we are in the infield tower for today’s activities. (Speed51.com Photo)
4:52
Today is all about Practice here in Kalamazoo, Michigan as both Outlaw and Template Super Late Models will get plenty of track time in preparation for tomorrow’s big day.
4:51
Schedule of Events for Tuesday, August 13th
4:00pm – Pit Gates Open
5:30-5:50pm – Template Super Late Models Practice #1
5:55-6:30pm – Outlaw Super Late Models Practice #1
6:35-7:00pm – Template Super Late Models Practice #2
7:05-7:45pm – Outlaw Super Late Models Practice #2
7:50-8:15pm – Template Super Late Models Practice #3
8:20-9:00pm – Outlaw Super Late Models Practice #3
4:48
The Tom Thomas machine getting unloaded. (Speed51.com Photo)
4:45
Kalamazoo Klash Winners:

2012 Terry Senneker Jr.
2011 Phil Bozell
2010 Rich Sexton
2009 Steve Needles
2008 Terry Senneker Jr.
2007 Andy Bozell
2006 Johnny Benson Jr.
2005 Lee Anderson
2004 Fred Campbell
2003 Tom Thomas
2002 Chris Orr
2001 Ken Scheffler
2000 Todd Currier
1999 Chris Orr
1998 Mike VanSparrentak
1997 Andy Bozell
1996 Bob Holley
1995 Brian Cloud
1994 Andy Bozell
1993 Andy Bozell
4:44
Template Super Late Model Klash Winner:
2012: Johnny VanDoorn
2011: Johnny Benson Jr.
4:41
Over 40 Entries for the Outlaw SLM’s while there are over 20 Template SLM’s on the Pre-Entry list. There are several teams not on either list that have unloaded already this afternoon and we’ll have a complete list of both as soon as we gather all of the information.
4:39
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4:38
Good Afternoon and Welcome to the fast 3/8s mile high-banked paved oval of Kalamazoo Speedway located in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Today is Practice Day for Kalamazoo Klash XXI as the Outlaw & Template Super Late Models will get some track time today in preparation for tomorrow’s $10,000 to Win Klash for the Outlaws and the $7,500 to Win Boyne Machine Shootout for the Templates.
4:37
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Trackside Now – Kalamazoo Klash XXI – Kalamazoo Speedway (MI) – 8/13/13