5:38
Until next time, good night from Caraway, where Travis Swaim has won the Mid-Atlantic Championship 200 Late Model Stock Car feature.
5:37
5:37
That will conclude today’s Speed51.com Trackside Now coverage from Caraway Speedway.  51 will be back with more live coverage, including a 51 TV live pay-per-view video broadcast of the 12th Annual John Blewett III North-South Shootout on November 1.  For more, visit www.carawayspeedway.com, www.speed51.com.  For more on the live broadcast, click this graphic:
5:36
5:36
Today’s coverage of the Late Model 200 at Caraway Speedway is presented by Ford Racing. Ford Racing offers the widest line of Sealed Racing Engines from 350 to 590 HP. Ford Sealed Racing Engines are engineered, tested and built to professional racing series standards and deliver reliable lasting performance. Their engines are approved for many short track series and tracks around the United States. Their engines have won the last five Snowflake 100’s. Click here for more information.
5:35
Due to previous commitments, 51 will be ending its coverage from Caraway before the 50-lap Late Model Truck feature, which is up next.  For more on that feature event, check out www.carawayspeedway.com for more following the race.
5:34
Buddy Allred pumps his fist after winning the Liimited Late Model feature.  (Speed51.com photo)
5:33
Like Robert Tyler was after the Late Model Stock race, Mack Little is now being celebrated as his division’s champion after the Limited feature.
5:33
Unofficial Limited Late Model Finish

1 56 Buddy Allred 50
2 7 Taylor Stricklin 50
3 63 Josh Lowder 50
4 61 Justin Hicks 50
5 16 Mack Little 50
6 21 Tommy Neal 50
7 76 Jay Payne 50
8 2 Amber Burchette 50
9 21 James Markwell 50
10 35 Carl Auman 50
11 22 Jason Tutterow 50
12 12 Paul Wark 50
13 1 Mike Staley 47
14 59 Jamie Weatherford 43
15 50 Boo Boo Dalton 0

 

5:25
CHECKERED FLAG:  Buddy Allred wins the Limited Late Model 50 over Taylor Stricklin and Josh Lowder.  More after victory lane ceremonies as Allred burns out in turn four.
5:24
WHITE FLAG for Allred as Stricklin muscles his way past Hicks for second.
5:24
Lap 48:  Hicks, Stricklin, Lowder and Little run nose to tail from second on back.
5:24
Lap 47:  Single file through the field.  Allred leads by five car lengths.
5:23
Lap 45, five to go for Allred, who leads Hicks, Stricklin, Lowder and LIttle.
5:23
GREEN FLAG: Allred and Hicks drag race to turn one, but it’s Allred clear to the lead in turn three.  
5:23
The cone is out

Row 1: Allred, Hicks
Row 2: Stricklin, Lowder
Row 3: Little, Neal
Row 4: Payne, Burchette  

5:21
5:21
Six laps remain to settle the LImited Late Model feature.
5:21
Top 10 as they run under catuion:

1.  Allred
2.  Stricklin
3.  Little
4.  Hicks
5.  Lowder
6.  Payne
7.  Neal
8.  Burchette
9.  Markwell
10.  Wark

5:20
Auman’s crew peels the damaged body panels from the No. 35.  (Speed51.com photo)
5:19
Jason Tutterow caught a bit of the fracas as well and has some body damage on pit road.
5:18
YELLOW FLAG Lap 44:  Carl Auman and Taylor Stricklin tangled for second.  Auman tried to keep it straight, but he was tagged by Jamie Weatherford.  Stricklin continued on and holds second, but Auman’s car has a lot of cosmetic damage.  He has pulled away from the scene and onto pit road.  Weatherford has not yet pulled away from the scene.
5:17
Lap 43:  Auman and Stricklin battle for second as Allred pulls away up front.
5:17
GREEN FLAG: Stricklin can’t hang up high, allowing Allred to hold the lead.  
5:17
The cone is out

Row 1:  Allred, Stricklin
Row 2: Auman, Weatherford
Row 3: Little, Hicks  

5:15
YELLOW FLAG Lap 41:  Reports of debris in turns one and two.
5:13
5:13
Lap 32:  The leader Allred is being pursued even more now by Carl Auman in second.  The gap has shrunk to just about two car lengths.
5:10
HALFWAY Lap 25: Allred leads Auman, Stricklin, Little, Weatherford, Payne, Lowder, Tutterow, Hicks, Burchette in the top 10
5:08
Lap 22:  The field gets single file again as Allred leads Auman, Stricklin, Little, and Payne in the top five.
5:07
GREEN FLAG: Allred escapes with the lead as Auman retakes second.  
5:07
Doubling up for the restart.  Allred and Stricklin will be the front row.
5:04
5:04
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5:04
YELLOW FLAG Lap 19:  Mike Staley goes around on the back stretch.
5:03
As indicated by the posted tweet, Snider felt he was roughed up by Swaim as the two battled for the lead of the Late Model Stock race just past halfway.  More on that in a story Monday on Speed51.com.
5:03
So many things I wanna say about the race, all I’ll say is, is that I’m proud of my guys for giving me an perfect car. We had a good run.
5:02
Lap 14:  Allred is extending his lead now on Auman.  He leads by six car lengths.
5:01
Lap 10:  Allred leads Auman, Little, Stricklin, Lowder, and Watherford, who just passed Jay Payne for sixth.
5:00
GREEN FLAG: Allred scoots away withthe lead, leaving Auman and Stricklin to battle for second
5:00
The cone is out for the restart.

Row 1: Allred, Striclkin
Row 2: Auman, Lowder
Row 3: Little, Wark  

4:58
YELLOW FLAG Lap 6:  Justin Hicks goes around in turn four.
4:58
4:57
LEAD CHANGE Lap 4:  Buddy Allred gets under and past Taylor Stricklin in turn three.
4:57
Lap 3:  Strilkin leads Allred, who has moved up to second.  Auman is third ahead of Little and Justin Hicks.
4:56
GREEN FLAG: Stricklin gets the lead on the high lane from Auman and leads lap one.
4:56
Carl Auman now will start on the pole with Taylor Stricklin on his outside.
4:55
Report from the pit area is that Boo Boo Dalton’s car will not fire and he will not be able to make it out for the start.  He was scheduled to start from the pole.
4:55
Limited Late Model Starting Lineup

1 50 Boo Boo Dalton
2 7 Taylor Stricklin
3 35 Carl Auman
4 16 Mack Little
5 56 Buddy Allred
6 76 Jay Payne
7 61 Justin Hicks
8 63 Josh Lowder
9 12 Paul Wark
10 22 Jason Tutterow
11 21 Tommy Neal
12 59 Jamie Watherford
13 1 Mike Staley
14 2 Amber Burchette
15 21 James Markwell

 

4:54
Next up here at Caraway is the 50-lap Limited Late Model feature.
4:49
4:49
Travis Swaim is awarded the victory hardware by track promoter Darren Hackett.  (Speed51.com photo)
4:48
Travis Swaim climbs out the winner of the LMSC 200.  (Speed51.com photo)
4:46
Unofficial Results – Late Model Stock Car 200

Pos. No. Driver Laps
1 21 Travis Swaim 200
2 2 Myatt Snider 200
3 14 Mike Darne 200
4 58 Tyler Ankrum 200
5 28 Chris Hudspeth 200
6 88 Robert Tyler 200
7 7 Gene Kepley 200
8 21w Jimmy Wallace 199
9 66 Nathan Buttke 199
10 81 Patrick Coleman 116
11 31 Garrett Campbell 100
12 68 Randy Benson 69
13 14 Jason York 46
14 80 Brad Brinkley 20

 

4:37
CHECKERED FLAG: Travis Swaim wins the Mid-Atlantic Championship 200 over Myatt Snider, Mike Darne, Tyler Ankrum and Chris Hudspeth.  More to come after victory lane ceremonies.
4:37
WHITE FLAG for Swaim
4:37
Lap 198: Two to go for Swaim.  Snider will need a miracle or for something to happen with Swaim as he approaches another traffic car of Gene Kepley
4:36
Lap 197:  Single file through the field.  Several car lengths between all remaining cars.  It’s Travis Swaim’s race to lose at this point.
4:35
Lap 195, 5 laps to go for Travis Swaim
4:35
4:35
Lap 193:  The lap-down car of Wallace gets out of the way of the remaining top-five cars that got by.
4:34
Lap 190, 10 laps to go for Travis Swaim.  He leads Snider by more than a half straightaway.
4:33
Lap 187:  Swaim now has the lapped car of Jimmy Wallace between himself and second-place Myatt Snider.
4:33
The Limited Late Models are beginning to stage in the infield for their 50-lap feature.
4:32
Lap 183:  Hudspeth works to the inside of Tyler and he takes position five.
4:31
Lap 180:  It’s still Swaim, Snider, Darne, Ankrum, Tyler, Hudspeth, Buttke, Kepley and Wallace in order as the only cars remaining on track.
4:31
4:30
Lap 175, 25 laps to go for Travis Swaim. Snider is seven car lengths behind.  It’s another eight car lengths back to Darne.  Ankrum and Tyler round out the top five.
4:29
Lap 172:  Hudspeth has caught up to Tyler as those two battle for fifth.
4:29
Lap 170:  Swaim is hard on the rev limiter at the start-finish line, yet is still pullng away from Snider.  
4:28
Lap 165:  Swaim continues to open up the gap to Snider.  Third-place Darne is trying to reel in Snider.
4:26
Lap 160:  Swaim has a five car length lead on second-place Snider.
4:25
Lap 159:  Darne, Tyler and Ankrum run nose to tail from third on back.
4:24
Lap 155:  The field remains single file with the best battle bein between Buttke and Wallace for eighth.  Wallace is on Buttke’s back bumper.
4:23
Lap 152:  Single file through the field.  Swaim leads by three car lengths on Snider, Darne, Tyler, Ankrum, Hudspeth, Kepley, Buttke and Wallace.
4:23
GREEN FLAG: Swaim gets away cleanly to hold the lead.  Side by side for second before Snider takes it away from Darne.
4:22
Doubling up for the cone restart
Row 1: Swaim, Darne
Row 2: Snider, Tyler
Row 3: Ankrum (everyone else chose the inside groove)
4:21
4:21
Restart order:

1.  Swaim
2.  Darne
3.  Snider
4.  Ankrum
5.  Hudspeth
6.  Tyler
7.  Kepley
8.  Buttke
9.  Wallace (free pass., back on lead lap)  

4:20
The break is now over and the field is rolling away from pit road for the final 50 laps.
4:15
The rest of the field is now lining up behind Swaim.  
4:12
Five minutes remaining according to officials.  Leader Travis Swaim has pulled away from his pit stall and has lined up behind the pace car.
4:08
4:08
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4:08
Eight minutes left in the 15-minute break.
4:07
Work is just about complete on Snider’s car.  (Speed51.com photo)
4:05
All hands on deck getting Buttke’s car ready for the final 50-lap sprint.  (Speed51.com photo)
4:04
4:02
This break will be 15 minutes.
4:02
Travis Swaim’s crew goes to work on the race-leading car.  (Speed51.com photo)
4:00
Running order under yellow (all cars on track)

1.  Swaim
2.  Darne
3.  Snider
4.  Ankrum
5.  Hudspeth
6.  Tyler
7.  Kepley
8.  Buttke
9.  Wallace  

3:58
YELLOW FLAG Lap 150:  This is the competition caution where teams can put on two new tires for the final 50-lap sprint to the checkered flag.
3:58
Lap 147:  Ankrum continues to hound the back bumper of Snider in a battle for third.
3:57
3:57
Lap 144:  Swaim leads Darne by four car lengths.  Third-place Snider has Ankrum on his back bumper.
3:56
Lap 140, 10 to the break, where teams can put on two new tires.
3:56
Lap 139:  Swaim takes his time getting past Wallace, but that allowed Darne to catch Swaim in another challenge for the lead.
3:55
Lap 139:  Buttke loses a lap.
3:55
Lap 138:  Swaim and Darne are starting to catch the tail end of the field as they approach Buttke and Wallace.
3:54
Lap 136, 14 laps to the break.
3:54
Lap 132:  Single file through the field as there are at least a couple car lengths separating the nine cars remaining on the track.
3:53
Lap 129:  Hudspeth works his way inside Tyler to take fifth.  
3:52
Lap 128:  Ankrum is rallying back from his rear end issues and has passed Tyler for fourth.  
3:52
3:52
Lap 125/200:  Swaim continues to lead by about five car lengths.  Darne is two car lengths ahead of Snider now and is safely in second.  
3:50
Lap 122:  Darne to the inside of Snider in a challenge for second.  Give it to Darne off turn four.
3:50
Lap 120, 30 laps to the competition caution pit stop:  Swaim has opened up a six car length advantage on the battle for second between Snider, Darne and Tyler.
3:49
Lap 118:  Snider to second around Darne.  Tyler is on Darne’s bumper, making it a three-car battle for second.
3:49
GREEN FLAG: Swaim clears Darne in turn one as Darne and Snider run door to door for second.
3:48
The cone is out:

Row 1: Swaim, Darne
Row 2: Snider, Hudspeth
Row 3: Tyler, Buttke
Row 4: Kepley, Ankrum
Row 5: Wallace  

3:48
Swaim is the leader with Darne, Snider, Hudspeth, Tyler, Buttke, Kepley, Wallace and Ankrum.  Those are all the cars on the lead lap and the only cars on the track.
3:47
YELLOW FLAG is back out as the scoring system has been repaired.  We’re now back after spending a few minutes talking on the PA to the great fans here at Caraway about Speed51.com and the upcoming 51 TV broadcast of the North-South Shootout on November 1.
3:33
3:33
Still under red flag conditions as officials continue to sort out the scoring system issues.
3:29
Officials are sorting through some scoring issues.  The field has gone to RED FLAG conditions and the field has been stopped on the back stretch for the scorers to work out the issues with the timing software and system.
3:29
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3:25
Ankrum is off the jack and is returning to competition.
3:24
Ankrum remains on pit road under this yellow.  (Speed51.com photo)
3:23
Ankrum remains on pit road with the back end jacked up in the air.
3:21
As they run:

1.  Swaim
2.  Darne
3.  Snider
4.  Hudspeth
5.  Tyler
6.  Buttke
7.  Kepley
8.  Coleman
9.  Wallace
10.  Ankrum

3:20
FREE PASS: Jimmy Wallace
3:20
Ankrum’s crew is looking under the rear end of the No. 58 car.
3:19
3:19
YELLOW FLAG Lap 116:  Tyler Ankrum, who was running in the top five, slowed to a crawl on the backstretch.  He made it to pit road shortly after the yellow flew.
3:17
Lap 113:  Swaim leads Darne, Snider, Ankrum, Hudspeth, Tyler and Buttke.
3:17
Lap 110:  Darne to second under Snider in turn four.
3:16
Lap 110:  Swaim has opened up a three car length lead as Snider has his hands full with Darne for second.
3:16
LEAD CHANGE Lap 106:  On the inside groove, Travis Swaim takes the lead from Myatt Snider.
3:15
Lap 105:  Swaim goes door to door with Snider for the lead.
3:15
Lap 104:  Swaim to the inside of Snider in turn two, but Snider charges away in turns three and four.
3:15
Lap 103:  Swaim takea look to Snider’s inside in turn four, to no avail.
3:14
3:14
Lap 102:  Snider clears Swaim, leaving the hole open for Darne to challenge for second.
3:14
GREEN FLAG: Swaim holds tough on the outside lane.  He has a slight lead into turn three.  Off turn four though, it’s still Snider in the lead by a half car length.
3:13
The cone is out:

Row 1:  Snider, Swaim
Row 2:  Darne, Ankrum
Row 3:  Hudspeth, Buttke
Row 4: Kepley, Tyler  

3:13
Tyler, Coleman and Wallace have all returned to the track.
3:12
Report from the infield is that the Campbell car broke a transmission.
3:12
Robert Tyler also pits as his crew looks under the rear end of the No. 88.
3:11
Campbell and Coleman are pitting under this caution.  Campbell has pulled up to his trailer and the crew does not appear to be working very quickly.  It appears that a mechanical issue has forced Campbell, a former Myrlte Beach 400 winner, out of the race.
3:09
FREE PASS: Gene Kepley gets his lap back, putting 10 cars on the lead lap.
3:09
3:09
3:08
Jimmy Wallace is on pit road as his team checks the toe on the No. 21.
3:08
YELLOW FLAG Lap 100:  Reports of fluid on the track, according to officials.
3:08
HALFWAY Lap 100:  Snider leads Swaim, Darne, Ankrum, Tyler, Campbell, Hudspeth, Buttke, Coleman, Kepley, Wallace.  Those are the only cars remaining on the track.
3:06
Lap 95: Hudspeth has closed to the back bumper of Campbell in a battle for sixth.
3:05
Lap 90:  Snider has opened up an even bigger lead on Swaim now as he is starting to check out a bit.
3:03
Lap 87:  Snider and Swaim get by the now lap-down car of Kepley.
3:03
Lap 85:  Wallace gives up the fight and allows the leaders to get by.  Kepley is holding his ground on the high side to keep from losing a lap.
3:02
Lap 83:  Gene Kepley and Jimmy Wallace are having a torrid battle for 10th as they run just ahead of the leaders.  They’re battling for position while also trying to stay on the lead lap.
3:02
Lap 80:  Snider has opened up about a two car length lead on Swaim after the top two were bumper to bumper for several laps.
3:01
Lap 75:  Halfway to the competition caution at lap 150
3:00
Robert Tyler and Tyler Ankrum run fourth and fifth, about a half-straight away behind third-place Darne.
2:59
2:59
Lap 70:  Snider and Swaim still run one-two, nose to tail.
2:58
Lap 68:  Randy Benson goes to pit road and his day is done.
2:58
Lap 65:  The top two, Snider and Swaim, are bumper to bumper up front.  They have a six car gap to third-place Darne.
2:57
Lap 63:  Snider now has a challenge from Swaim for the lead as Swaim has closed to the leader’s back bumper.
2:56
Lap 60:  Snider, Swaim, Darne, Tyler, Ankrum and Coleman are all single file up front with at least two car lengths between each of them.
2:54
Lap 55:  Campbell to the inside of Buttke to take seventh.
2:53
Lap 50/200: Snider leads Swaim, Darne, Tyler, Ankrum, Coleman, Buttke, Campbell, Wallace and Hudspeth in the top 10.
2:52
GREEN FLAG: Snider fires away from Darne, who is now under pressure from Swaim for second.
2:51
Caution flag laps are not counting.
2:51
Snider chooses the inside lane owith Darne to his outside for this restart.
2:51
Restarts for this race will be “cone” restarts.  A cone will be placed at the start-finish line on the one-to-go lap, allowing drivers to choose whether they want to start on the inside lane or the outside.
2:51
2:50
Chris Hudspeth also pitted under this yellow.
2:49
York rides along as he gets towed back to the Caraway infield.  (Speed51.com photo)
2:49
Jimmy Wallace is pitting under this yellow for his crew to make a right-rear suspension adjustment
2:47
York had been piloting a tribute number and color scheme to the late Rodney Cook, a longtime area racer who passed away from cancer last year.
2:46
Snider, the leader, is seeking his second-straight Mid-Atlantic Championship 200 victory.  He won the race last year by holding off Tommy Lemons, Jr. in a thriller.
2:45
YELLOW FLAG Lap 47:  Jason York gets into the turn two wall and comes to a stop on the back stretch.
2:44
Lap 41:  Snider’s lead is about a half second on Darne.
2:42
Lap 38:  York loses sixth to Ankrum and seventh to Buttke.  Hudspeth is now on York’s bumper in a battle for eighth.
2:42
Lap 35:  Eleventh-place Jimmy Wallace, Randy Benson and Garrett Campbell are now on the same straightaway as the leader Snider.
2:41
Lap 34:  Sixth-place York has Buttke, Ankrum, Hudspeth and Kepley in a pack with him.  
2:40
Lap 32:  Snider now opens up a two car length lead on Darne.  It’s the same gap back to Swaim in third and also to Tyler in fourth.  Coleman runs all by himself in fifth.
2:40
2:39
Lap 27:  Snider now has Darne directly in his rear-view mirror.  The top two have about three car lengths’ worth of distance to third-place Swaim.
2:38
Lap 25:  Still caution free as Swaim moves to third past Tyler.
2:37
Lap 21:  Brad Brinkley takes his No. 80 car to pit road and noses up to the trailer, indicating his day is done.
2:36
Lap 17:  York turns up the wick and gets by Kepley and Buttke to move to sixth.
2:35
Lap 16:  Tyler has closed up to the back bumper of Darne for second.  He took a peek under Darne in turn three, but couldn’t mount a charge that time.
2:35
Lap 13:  Snider leads Darne, Tyler, Swaim, Coleman in the top five
2:34
2:33
Lap 10:  Snider has Darne about a car length back as the top two start to break away a bit from third-place Tyler.
2:33
Lap 8:  Kepley takes a peek under Buttke and makes the pass to get the sixth spot in turn three.
2:32
Lap 5:  Single file through the field.  Hudspeth, Wallace, York and Ankrum run in a tight pack, bumper to bumper from eighth on back.
2:32
Lap 3:  Snider past Darne to the lead.  Darne, Tyler, Swaim and Coleman are the early top five.
2:31
GREEN FLAG: Darne fires away at the drop of the green to hold P1 as Snider gets by Tyler on the start for second.
2:30
Lights are off on the pace car.  One lap to green.
2:28
2:28
Late Model Stock Car 200 Starting Lineup

1 14 Mike Darne
2 88 Robert Tyler
3 2 Myatt Snider
4 66 Nathan Buttke
5 81 Patrick Coleman
6 21s Travis Swaim
7 28 Chris Hudspeth
8 7 Gene Kepley
9 21w Jimmy Wallace
10 80 Brad Brinkley
11 14 Jason York
12 68 Randy Benson
13 58 Tyler Ankrum
14 31 Garrett Campbell

 

2:28
The command to fire engines has been given and the pace laps are underway for the Late Models as they get set to battle for 200 laps and $5,000.
2:26
Mike Darne starts from the pole. (Speed51.com photo)
2:26
Track champion Robert Tyler strapped in and ready to go. (Speed51.com photo)
2:25
The field is ready for action. (Speed51.com photo)
2:22
The Late Models are now staging on the front stretch for the start of today’s 200 lapper
2:14
CHECKERED FLAG: Will Birstle wins the Legends Car race over DIllon Spain, Jan Ingram and Charles Parker.
2:14
WHITE FLAG for Will Bristle, who has led every lap so far in this Legends Car feature.
2:13
Lap 21:  Parker loses a lap to the leaders.
2:13
Lap 20: Spain works to the inside of Ingram to take second in turns three and four.
2:12
2:12
Lap 15/25:  Birslte holds about a one-second advantage on Ingram.  Spain is about the same distance back in third.  Charles Parker is in danger of losing a lap to the leaders shortly in fourth.
2:10
Lap 11:  Ingram goes under Spain for second after Spain drifted up the track in turn four.
2:10
Lap 10:  It’s still Bristle, Spain and Ingram in the lead pack.
2:09
Lap 5:  Bristle shows the way as he, Spain and Ingram run bumper to bumper up front.  Parker has lost the lead pack and is about a third of a track behind.
2:07
Lap 2: After starting fourth, Spain is up to second and is on the back bumper of Bristle..
2:07
GREEN FLAG: Jan Ingram run through turns one and two side by side with Will Bristle before Bristle takes the lead in turn three.
2:07
Dillon Spain has elected to start at the rear of the Legends Car field.
2:06
Lights are out atop the Caraway Speedway pace car.  
2:03
2:03
Today’s coverage of the Late Model 200 at Caraway Speedway is presented by Ford Racing. Ford Racing offers the widest line of Sealed Racing Engines from 350 to 590 HP. Ford Sealed Racing Engines are engineered, tested and built to professional racing series standards and deliver reliable lasting performance. Their engines are approved for many short track series and tracks around the United States. Their engines have won the last five Snowflake 100’s. Click here for more information.
2:03
Legends Car Starting Lineup (25 laps)

1 7 Dillon Spain
2 91 Will Bristle
3 7 Jan Ingram
4 28 Charles Parker

 

2:02
Engines are now fired for the Mid-Atlantic Championships feature racing action.  The four Legends Cars have come to life for their 25-lapper.
2:01
2:01
The next major event here at Caraway Speedway will be the 12th Annual John Blewett III North-South Shootout, featuring the Tour-type Modifieds, PASS South Super Late Models, SouthEast Limited Late Models and more.  Just announced, 51 TV will feature a live video broadcast of the North-South Shootout action on November 1.  For more, click this link:  http://speed51.com/watch-all-the-north-south-shootout-action-live-on-51-tv/
2:00
Pre-race ceremonies are now complete.  Legends Cars are now staging for their feature.
1:56
Feature Racing Order

Legends (25 laps)
Late Model Stocks (200 laps)
Limited Late Models (50 laps)
Late Model Trucks (50 laps)

 

1:53
1:53
Mack Little’s Limited Late Model has earned a lot of accolades here at Caraway over recent seasons.  (Speed51.com photo)
1:51
Today’s 200-lap Late Model Stock Car feature will be 200 laps with a competition caution for new tires at lap 150.  That will set up a 50-lap shootout for the $5,000 winner’s payday.
1:51
Myatt Snider gets interviewed by track announcer Doug Smith for earning the Late Model pole.  (Speed51.com photo)
1:49
Pre-race ceremonies, including the pole awards, are being held on the front stretch currently.
1:49
Comment From Guest

good luck to jimmy Wallace in the truck and the late model!!!

1:24
On-track action starts at 2pm.  Teams are currenlty preparing their cars for the start of today’s features.  The Legends Cars will be up first, followed by the 200-lap Late Model feature.
1:21
1:21
Patrick Coleman and crew await the start of today’s feature events in less than an hour. (Speed51.com photo)
1:17
Chris Hudspeth picked up a win here at Caraway late in the season.  (Speed51.com photo)
1:16
Myatt Snider chose to hang out with his car on jack stands during Late Model practice today.  (Speed51.com photo)
1:15
1:15
Legends Car Starting Lineup

1 7 Dillon Spain
2 91 Will Bristle
3 7 Jan Ingram
4 28 Charles Parker
1:14
Late Model Truck Starting Lineup (After redraw)

1 7 Gene Kepley
2 56 Allen Vance
3 28 Travis Jarrett
4 21 Jimmy Wallace
5 3 Carl Auman
6 22 Brandin Wrisley
7 45 Tanner Long

 

1:13
Limited Late Model Starting Lineup (After redraw)

1 50 Boo Boo Dalton
2 7 Taylor Stricklin
3 35 Carl Auman
4 16 Mack Little
5 56 Buddy Allred
6 76 Jay Payne
7 61 Justin Hicks
8 63 Josh Lowder
9 12 Paul Wark
10 22 Jason Tutterow
11 21 Tommy Neal
12 59 Jamie Watherford
13 1 Mike Staley
14 2 Amber Burchette
15 21 James Markwell

 

1:09
After spending the season setting up and working on Kaz Grala’s Late Models, Garrett Campbell is behind the wheel of Grala’s No. 31 today.  (Speed51.com photo)
1:08
Late Model Stock Car 200 Starting Lineup

1 14 Mike Darne
2 88 Robert Tyler
3 2 Myatt Snider
4 66 Nathan Buttke
5 81 Patrick Coleman
6 21s Travis Swaim
7 28 Chris Hudspeth
8 7 Gene Kepley
9 21w Jimmy Wallace
10 80 Brad Brinkley
11 14 Jason York
12 68 Randy Benson
13 58 Tyler Ankrum
14 31 Garrett Campbell

 

1:05
After the Late Model redraw, Mike Darne and Robert Tyler will start on the front row. Fast-timer Myatt Snider will start third.
1:04
Legends European Qualifying Results

1 91 Will Bristle 19.482
2 7 Jan Ingram 19.575
3 7 Dillon Spain 19.594
4 28 Charles Parker 20.366

 

1:03
1:03
Legends Qualifying is complete.  Will Bristle will start from the pole later today.

 

1:00
The Legends Cars are currently on track for their European-style qualifying/practice session.  After that, feature racing will begin at 2pm ET.
12:59
Late Model Truck Practice Results

1 7 Gene Kepley 17.790
2 21 Jimmy Wallace 17.793
3 28 Travis Jarrett 17.844
4 56 Allen Vance 17.862
5 22 Brandin Wrisley 18.023
6 3 Cal Auman 18.115
7 45 Tanner Long 18.181

 

12:59
Comment From Lenny

Thanks for the coverage Speed 51

12:57
Late Model Truck practice has just concluded.  Gene Kepley topped the session over Jimm Wallace and Travis Jarrett.
12:51
Travis Swaim topped the Late Model Stock Car practice session.  (Speed51.com photo)
12:49
Limited Late Model Practice Results

1 56 Buddy Allred 17.670
2 50 Boo Boo Dalton 17.846
3 76 Jay Payne 17.879
4 61 Justin Hicks 17.929
5 7 Taylor Stricklin 17.935
6 16 Mack Little 17.957
7 12 Paul Wark 18.035
8 2 Amber Burchette 18.047
9 63 Josh Lowder 18.096
10 59 Jamie Weatherford 18.121
11 22 Jason Tutterow 18.193
12 21 Tommy Neal 18.317
13 21 James Markwell 18.413
14 1 Mike Staley 18.997
15 35 Carl Auman No Time

 

12:47
Limited Late Model practice just concluded with Buddy Allred quickest over Boo Boo Dalton and Jay Payne.
12:46
12:46
Late Model Stock Car Practice Results

1 21 Travis Swaim 17.213
2 14 Mike Darne 17.300
3 58 Tyler Ankrum 17.319
4 81 Patrick Coleman 17.463
5 88 Robert Tyler 17.502
6 21W Jimmy Wallace 17.555
7 14 Jason York 17.570
8 31 Garrett Campbell 17.575
9 28 Chris Hudspeth 17.672
10 66 Nathan Buttke 17.701
11 7 Gene Kepley 17.731
12 66 Randy Benson 17.908
13 2 Myatt Snider No Time
14 80 Brad Brinkley No Time

 

12:44
Travis Swaim was quickest in the Late Model Stock practice session over Mike Darne, Tyler Ankrum, Patrick Coleman and Robert Tyler.  Myatt Snider, who set fast time in yesterday’s qualifying session, did not practice.
12:42
Legends First Practice Results

1 7 Dillon Spain 19.290
2 91 Will Bristle 19.441
3 7 Jan Ingram 19.529
4 28 Charles Parker 20.736

 

12:23
Dillon Spain was quickest in Legends Car practice over Will Bristle, Jan Ingram and Charles Parker.

The NWAAS Late Model Stocks are next up.  

12:18
Jan Ingram makes laps in his Legends Car.  (Speed51.com photo)
12:16
The track is now open for practice.  The Legends Cars have the track first.  
12:14
There are a few additions to the Late Model Stock Car field as Garrett Campbell in a Kaz Grala car and Tyler Ankrum have joined the festivities today.  They will start at the rear of the field behind the already-qualified cars.
12:13
12:11
Limited Late Model Qualifying (Held Saturday)

1 56 Buddy Allred 17.748
2 16 Mack Little 17.782
3 76 Jay Payne 17.852
4 7 Taylor Stricklin 17.898
5 50 Boo Boo Dalton 17.957
6 35 Carl Auman 17.957
7 61 Justin Hicks 17.982
8 63 Josh Lowder 18.013
9 12 Paul Wark 18.144
10 22 Jason Tutterow 18.187
11 21 Tommy Neal 18.262
12 59 Jamie Watherford 18.343
13 1 Mike Staley 18.825
14 2 Amber Burchette No Time

 

12:08
Late Model Truck Qualifying (Held Saturday)  

1 7 Gene Kepley 17.768
2 28 Travis Jarrett 17.790
3 21 Jimmy Wallace 17.848
4 22 Brandin Wrisley 17.892
5 56 Allen Vance 17.896
6 3 Carl Auman 18.116

 

12:05
Late Model Stock Car Qualifying (Held Saturday)

1 2 Myatt Snider 16.861
2 21 Travis Swaim 16.868
3 88 Robert Tyler 17.016
4 14 Mike Darne 17.033
5 81 Patrick Coleman 17.191
6 66 Nathan Buttke 17.240
7 28 Chris Hudspeth 17.308
8 7 Gene Kepley 17.318
9 21 Jimmy Wallace 17.439
10 80 Brad Brinkley No Time

 

12:05
Qualifying for most of today’s feature events was held yesterday.  Legends Cars will be the only division qualifying today through a European-style qualifying/practice session later this afternoon.

Myatt Snider set fast time for the 200-lap Late Model race.  

12:02
Event Schedule – Caraway Sunday

 

12pm Grandstands Open
12:15pm Practice Begins
12:15-12:25pm Legends
12:25-12:35pm Late Model Stock
12:35-12:45pm Limited Late Models
12:45-12:55pm Late Model Trucks
12:55-1:05pm Legends (Euro Qualify)
1:30pm Pole Awards
1:55pm National Anthem & Prayer
2pm Racing Begins
Legends (25 laps)
Late Model Stocks (200 laps)
Limited Late Models (50 laps)
Late Model Trucks (50 laps)
11:30
11:30
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11:28
Good afternoon and welcome to Caraway Speedway in Sophia, North Carolina, where today some of the region’s top NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Late Model Stock Car drivers will battle in the Mid-Atlantic Championships 200-lap feature.
11:27
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Trackside Now – Mid-Atlantic 200 – Caraway Speedway (NC) – 10/19/14