10:02
Thanks for joining us, good night. 
9:56
Don’t forget we’ll have live action tomorrow at Five Flags Speedway (FL) in the final 100 lap Pro Late Model event of the season and of course three full days of action at the Winchester 400 in Winchester, IN. 
9:54
We want thank UNOH for their support of Speed51’s coverage of the UNOH Southern Slam 150 here at Charlotte Motor Speedway (NC). We also want to remind you that this is not the final Modified race in the south as the North-South Shootout at Caraway Speedway (NC) is set for November 8th, 9th and 10th. 
9:50
Brunnhoelzl gets congrats from his daughter Riley and wife Heather. (Speed51.com photo)
9:48
George Brunnhoelzl III will now celebrate with his team and family both a race win and championship in victory lane here at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
9:44
UNOFFICIAL NWSMT UNOH Southern Slam 150 Results:

Pos. Car No. Driver
1 09 George Brunnhoelzl III
2 41 Ryan Preece
3 1 Burt Myers
4 65 Danny Bohn
5 11 Andy Seuss
6 51 Kyle Ebersole
7 79 Ted Christopher
8 40 Frank Fleming
9 4 Jason Myers
10 77 Gary Putnam
11 02 Tim Brown
12 48 Jonny Kievman
13 7 Thomas Stinson
14 18 Dalton Baldwin
15 97 Bryan Dauzat
16 10 Johnny Sutton
17 25 John Smith
18 9 AJ Winstead
19 01 Brian Weber
20 37 Joe Scarbrough
9:41
Dauzat and Preece are not happy with each other and they have displayed their displeasure on track after the checkered flag. 
9:39
CHECKERED: George Brunnhoelzl III leads flag-to-flag to win the UNOH Southern Slam 150 at Charlotte Motor Speedway as well as his third NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour title. 
9:38
WHITE: Lap 149: Brunnhoelzl continues to lead Preece, B. Myers, Bohn and Seuss single-filed.
9:38
Lap 146: Bohn is all over the back bumper of B. Myers for third and practically pushing him down the backstretch here at CMS. 
9:37
Lap 146: Brunnhoelzl has now put the lapped machines of Dauzat and Smith between himself and Preece. 
9:37
Lap 143: Sutton and Stinson battle side by side for position just ahead of the leaders. 
9:36
Lap 139: Brunnhoelzl’s lead over Preece is now shrinking as he works to put lapped cars between them while we close in on 10 laps to go.
9:35
Lap 137: Brunnhoelzl has now stepped out to almost a straightaway lead over Preece in second. 
9:35
Lap 135: Brunnhoelzl leads Preece, B. Myers, Bohn, Seuss, Christopher, Ebersole, Fleming, Putnam, Brown, J. Myers, Kievman, Stinson and Dauzat with 15 laps to go. 
9:34
Lap 130: Brunnhoelzl has now pulled away from Preece by about six car lengths as Preece has a mirror full of Burt Myers. 
9:33
Lap 127: Bohn, Seuss and Christopher are all nose-to-tail now in positions four through six. 
9:32
Lap 125: 25 laps remain. 
9:32
Lap 123: Bohn is also not letting the leaders get away as he’s keeping a very short distance between himself and B. Myers in third. 
9:31
Lap 120: The leaders have not pulled away from the field in this run as they have previously. Myers has his sights on Preece in second and isn’t letting him out of his reach. 
9:30
Lap 118: Burt Myers now puts the pressure (and the bumper) on Preece for second. 
9:30
Lap 116: Preece isn’t able to make the move on the outside and falls back in line second. 
9:29
Lap 115: The lapped machine of Sutton slows Brunnhoelzl up and allows Preece to get to his outside and challenge for the lead. 
9:29
Lap 112: Brunnhoelzl, Preece and B. Myers now working lapped traffic again. 
9:29
Lap 108: Brunnhoelzl continues to lead Preece, B. Myers, Bohn and Seuss. 
9:27
Lap 105: Christopher now falls back to sixth on the high side and Andy Seuss breaks into the top-five.
9:27
Lap 100 Running Order:

1. Brunnhoelzl
2. Preece
3. B. Myers
4. Christopher
5. Bohn
6. Seuss
7. Ebersole
8. Fleming
9. Putnam
10. Brown 

9:26
GREEN: Brunnhoelzl is clear for the lead into turn one leaving Preece to battle Christopher for the runner-up spot in his mirror. 
9:25
Going back green in one lap.
9:23
YELLOW: Caution is out at lap 96 for a spin off turn four.
9:22
Lap 91: We have only been green a handful of laps and Brunnhoelzl is already closing back in on the tail of the field. 
9:21
Lap 88: It does look a little different this time though as Brunnhoelzl is actually pulling away from Preece too a bit. 
9:20
Lap 85: As as become the pattern of this event, Brunnhoelzl and Preece have pulled away from B. Myers and the field. 
9:19
Lap 80: Preece, B. Myers and Christopher are all now nose-to-tail in second, third and fourth. 
9:19
GREEN: Brunnhoelzl and Preece side by side into turn one before Brunnhoelzl rockets away from the field off turn two. 
9:18
Cars are back on track now rolling under their pace laps before we go back green.
9:14
No, no tire changes are allowed unless approved by NASCAR.
9:14
Comment From dirty jerz 

can they change a tire 

9:08
Lap 78 Running Order:

1. Brunnhoelzl
2. Preece
3. B. Myers
4. Christopher
5. Bohn
6. Ebersole
7. Seuss
8. Fleming
9. Sutton
10. Brown
11. Putnam
12. Stinson
13. J. Myers
14. Kievman
15. Baldwin
16. Dauzat
17. Winstead
18. Smith
19. Scarbrough
20. Weber 

9:06
Teams will have two minutes to work on their machines. 
9:06
The cars have now come down pit road for their mandatory stop. 
9:05
By leading to lap 77 now, George Brunnhoelzl III will officially lead the most laps tonight. 
9:04
YELLOW: Lap 75: The scheduled competition caution is now waving over the field. 
9:03
Lap 73: Brunnhoelzl and Preece have now pulled away from B. Myers a bit more as they work around the lapped machine of John Smith. 
9:02
Lap 71: Seuss now puts the pressure on Ebersole for the sixth spot. 
9:02
Lap 70: Just five laps remain until the scheduled competition caution at halfway, lap 75. 
9:01
Lap 66: After an intense double-filed restart, the field is once again single-filed around this 1/4-mile. 
9:01
Lap 63: As Brunnhoelzl and Preece attempt to put some distance between themselves and the field again, they have B. Myers in tow this time and hold a five car length lead over the rest of the field. 
9:00
Lap 60: Ted Christopher gets a little bit of the infield grass off turn two and turns his #79 machine sideways for a moment but corrects it without losing any ground. 
8:59
Lap 58: Kievman and Brown are the only side by side battle on the track as the fight it out for the 10th position 
8:59
Lap 55: B. Myers wasn’t able to keep it under Preece to take the second spot away and has fallen back in line third. 
8:58
GREEN: Brunnhoelzl is clear of Preece into turn one with B. Myers in tow this time. 
8:58
One lap to the green flag. 
8:56
Lap 50 Running Order:

1. Brunnhoelzl
2. Preece
3. B. Myers
4. Bohn
5. Christopher
6. Ebersole
7. Fleming
8. Seuss
9. Sutton
10. Kievman
11. Brown
12. Stinson
13. Putnam
14. J. Myers (free-pass recipient)
15. Baldwin
16. Dauzat
17. Scarbrough
18. Winstead
19. Smith
20. Weber 

8:54
YELLOW: The caution is out for fluid on the track.
8:53
Lap 42: Things got a little hairy off turn two as it appears Putnam and Brown had a close call and got really high on the race track as a few cars went by them on the inside for position. 
8:51
Lap 39: As the leaders close in on more lapped traffic, Brunnhoelzl has pulled away from Preece by about three car lengths, that’s the most we’ve seen all night. 
8:50
Lap 34: Brunnhoelzl and Preece have now cleared lapped traffic and B. Myers and the remainder of the field are now having to work their way through. 
8:50
Lap 31: Seuss is doing all he can to get under Fleming but he continues to slam the door off the turns each lap, keeping Seuss in the eighth position. 
8:49
Lap 29: Andy Seuss has closed in on Frank Fleming for the seventh spot, bumping him through the corners each lap. 
8:49
Lap 26:Brunnhoelzl and Preece have now put Smith and Winstead down one lap here at CMS as we’ve stretched into a green-flag run. 
8:47
Lap 22: With a straightaway lead, Brunnhoelzl and Preece are now closing in on the tail of the field. 
8:47
Lap 20: The field is now single-filed around this tight 1/4-mile oval. 
8:46
Lap 17: Brunnhoelzl and Preece have already pulled away to almost a straightaway lead over Burt Myers leading the remainder of the field from third. 
8:45
Lap 15: Brunnhoelzl leads Preece, B. Myers, Bohn, Ebersole, Christopher, Fleming and Seuss. 
8:45
Lap 12: Brunnhoelzl pulls ahead with the lead now clear of Preece. 
8:45
GREEN: Preece gives Brunnhoelzl a run for his money on the restart and they are side by side down the backstretch. 
8:44
Lights are off on the pacecar, one lap to green. 
8:42
YELLOW: The caution is back out at lap seven for a spin off turn two by Brian Weber.
8:42
Lap 7: Brunnhoelzl and Preece have pulled away by five car lengths over Burt Myers in third. 
8:42
GREEN: Brunnhoelzl clears Preece for the lead by the time they reach the start-finish line. 
8:40
NOTE: We will have a competition caution at halfway (lap 75) in this 150-lap event.
8:39
YELLOW: Jason Myers gets turned around and collects Dauzat and Weber. 
8:39
GREEN: Brunnhoelzl pulls to the lead off turn two as Preece falls in line second. 
8:38
The lights are off on the pacecar and we are one lap away from the drop of the green flag. 
8:38
Pace laps are now underway around the 1/4-mile here at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
8:33
NWSMT driver introduction’s are now underway.
8:32
Just a reminder: Just by starting tonight’s Southern Slam 150, George Brunnhoelzl III will clinch his third NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour championship. 
8:30
Our NASCAR Hometracks Radio presented by Speed51.com Southern Slam 150 radio broadcast is now live with all of the ground-pounding action from Charlotte Motor Speedway tonight.  Tune in at http://hometracks.nascar.com/
8:20
Sprint Cup qualifying has concluded and we are now awaiting NWSMT driver introductions. 
8:17
Comment From Lenny 

Good luck Preece 

8:17
Comment From Peanuts:) 

Good Luck Uncle A.J tonight in your race! Go #9!!!! 🙂 

8:06
NWSMT Southern Slam 150 Starting Lineup:

Pos. Car No. Driver
1 09 George Brunnhoelzl III
2 41 Ryan Preece
3 1 Burt Myers
4 65 Danny Bohn
5 40 Frank Fleming
6 51 Kyle Ebersole
7 79 Ted Christopher
8 11 Andy Seuss
9 02 Tim Brown
10 77 Gary Putnam
11 48 Jonny Kievman
12 18 Dalton Baldwin
13 4 Jason Myers
14 25 John Smith
15 9 AJ Winstead
16 37 Joe Scarbrough
17 97 Bryan Dauzat
18 10 Johnny Sutton
19 7 Thomas Stinson
20 01 Brian Weber
8:04
The Modifieds grid for the race. (Speed51.com photo)
8:00
The modifieds are now lining up on pit road anticipating the start of their season-ending event. 
8:00
With just a handful of cars remaining in NASCAR Sprint Cup Series qualifying we are nearing NWSMT driver intro’s scheduled for 8:25pm.  The Southern Slam 150 green flag is scheduled for 8:30pm.
7:49
Our coverage today is presented by the North-South Shootout at Caraway Speedway (NC) on November 8th to the 10th. This the 10th year of the season’s final Modified show. Visitwww.northsouthshootout.com for more information.
7:21
Speed51.com is on Twitter at twitter.com/speed51dotcom – You can follow us and even tweet to us to get us news and information. 
7:17
Not tonight, but we will of course still have live radio coverage for you from flag to flag. 
7:17
Comment From crew chief#12 

will the mod race be on tv 

7:16
Thanks for the support, we’re glad you’re tuning in. 
7:16
Comment From michael 

great job today on the coverage 

7:16
Comment From michael 

great job on the coverage today and every week 

7:01
NASCAR Nationwide Series practice has concluded and up next will be NASCAR Sprint Cup Qualifying in about 10 minutes. The NWSMT Southern Slam 150 will follow that. 
6:39
The Better Half Dash podium finishers and their “lesser halves.” (Speed51.com Photo)
6:38
Lyn-Z Pastrana (99) shows the way. (Speed51.com photo)
6:36
The aftermath of the wild Adriene Pattie (15) and Kristen Yeley (00) crash. (Speed51.com photo)
6:35
Lyn-Z Pastrana climbs out as this year’s Better Half Dash winner. (Speed51.com photo)
6:16
NASCAR Nationwide Series final practice is now underway here at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
6:01
Second and third place arrive in victory lane. Still waiting on Pastrana to get here. (Speed51.com photo)
6:01
Better Half Dash UNOFFICIAL Finishing Order:

1. Lyn-Z Pastrana
2. Jacquelyn Butler
3. Wendy Venturini
4. Kristen Yeley
5. Angie Dillner
6. Amy Gordon
7. Michelle Gilliland
8. Patricia Driscoll
9. Katrina Childers
10. Melanie Self
11. Ashley Allgaier
12. Adriene Pattie

5:58
Pastrana will claim $10,000 for her favorite charity. 
5:58
CHECKERED: Lyn-Z Pastrana wins the Better Half Dash over Butler, Venturini, Yeley and Dillner. 
5:57
WHITE: Pastrana leads Butler and Venturini.
5:57
Sam Hornish, Jr. keeps an eye on the race. (Speed51.com photo)
5:57
Lap 23: Pastrana continues to lead as Butler works her way through lapped traffic. 
5:56
Lap 21: Pastrana now working to put Childers down one lap. 
5:56
20: Five laps to go. Pastrana leads by half a straightaway. 
5:56
Lap 19: Self got up to speed ahead of Butler and held her up in her charge to the lead. 
5:56
Lap 18: Self spins off turn four but corrects it and no caution as she goes a lap down. 
5:55
Lap 18: Pastrana leads Butler, Venturini, Yeley, Driscoll, Self, Childers and Dillner. 
5:55
Lap 17: Butler now up to second and Venturini third. 
5:55
Lap 16: Butler now looks under Venturini for second. 
5:54
Lap 15: Pastrana pulls away in the lead as Venturini makes contact with Gilliland and spins her out. No caution. 
5:54
GREEN: Double-filed restart. 
5:53
YELLOW: The caution flag is back out for a scheduled competition caution.
5:52
Lap 14: Childers spins again off turn four but no caution. 
5:51
GREEN: Pastrana and Gilliland pull away on the start as Dillner and Venturini are side by side for third. 
5:51
We will reach the halfway point on the restart. 
5:50
Lap 12: Driscoll spends Self and Childers is collected. 
5:50
Lap 11: Pastrana continues to lead Gilliland and Venturini. 
5:49
Ashley and Justin Allgaier talk after Ashley’s 31 dropped out of the race. (Speed51.com photo)
5:49
GREEN: Venturini moves outside of Gilliand for second on the start as Pastrana leads. 
5:48
Current Better Half Dash Running Order (cars on track):

1. Pastrana
2. Gilliland
3. Venturini
4. Dillner
5. Butler
6. Self
7. Driscoll
8. Childers
9. Gordon
10. Yeley 

5:48
Adriene Pattie (red fire suit) is a-ok.
5:48
Angie Skinner and Pat Patterson on the call of the Better Half Dash. (Speed51.com Photo)
5:47
Kristen Yeley gets repairs. (Speed51.com photo)
5:46
Adriene Pattie as exited the car and waved to the fans that she is ok after that flip. 
5:45
RED: We are now under red flag conditions for cleanup.
5:45
YELLOW: Allgaier pushes Yeley up the track to take the second spot off turn two and Yeley spins. Pattie was collected and actually flipped completely over before coming back to rest on all four wheels.
5:43
Lap 9: Allgaier takes third. 
5:43
Lap 8: Yeley takes the spot and Allgiaer now under Pattie for third. 
5:43
Lap 8: Yeley and Pattie now side by side for second. 
5:43
Lap 7: Pastrana now leads by five car-lengths as the field begins to spread out. 
5:42
Lap 6: Pastrana now leads Pattie, Yeley, Allgaier and Venturini. 
5:42
GREEN: Pastrana looks under Venturini for the lead off turn two and takes the spot off turn four. 
5:41
YELLOW: Caution back out for a spin by Butler off turn four.
5:41
GREEN: Venturini continues to lead as Yeley looks under Pastrana for second. 
5:39
YELLOW: The caution is back out for Gilliland and Allgaier spinning in turns three and four. 
5:39
GREEN: Allgaier, from third, pushes Pastrana up under Venturini to challenge for the lead. 
5:38
We have a preview video from Wendy Venturini that will post after this race. Unfortunately it took too long to upload to get it in before the race went green. 
5:37
Lap 2: Butler spins off turn four. Dillner and Driscoll also spin as they come around.  The caution is out. 
5:37
Lap 1: Butler takes second from Pastrana on the inside. 
5:36
GREEN: Wendy Venturini leads into turn one as Pastrana and Butler battle side by side for second off turn two. 
5:36
Ready to go! (Speed51.com photo)
5:36
We are one lap from the drop of the green flag on the Better Half Dash. 
5:35
Better Half Dash Starting Lineup

1. 25 Wendy Venturini
2. 99 Lyn-Z Pastrana
3. 34 Jacquelyn Butler
4. 15 Adriene Pattie
5. 38 Michelle Gilliland
6. 31 Ashley Allgaier
7. 00 Kristen Yeley
8. 11 Melanie Self
9. 51a Angie Dillner
10. 55 Katrina Childers
11. 22 Amy Gordon
12. 51 Patricia Driscoll 

5:33
The Better Half Dash will be 25 laps.  There will be a mandatory caution at lap 15.  Caution flag laps will not count.  There will not be an invert as there was last year at the break.  The initial start and the restart after the mandatory caution will both be double-file.  All other restarts will be single-file.  The leader will determine the start on every start and restart.
5:33
Up next will be the Better Half Dash. 
5:33
The times available to us are in the miles per hour format, sorry for the inconveniece. 
5:33
Comment From Justin 

Can we get a OFFICAL Time on that lap? 

5:31
Southern Slam 150 Qualifying Results:

Pos. Car No. Driver Best Lap
1 09 George Brunnhoelzl III 61.112
2 41 Ryan Preece 60.737
3 1 Burt Myers 60.614
4 65 Danny Bohn 60.318
5 40 Frank Fleming 60.028
6 51 Kyle Ebersole 59.976
7 79 Ted Christopher 59.650
8 11 Andy Seuss 59.567
9 02 Tim Brown 59.437
10 77 Gary Putnam 59.250
11 48 Jonny Kievman 59.020
12 18 Dalton Baldwin 59.001
13 4 Jason Myers 59.001
14 25 John Smith 58.928
15 9 AJ Winstead 58.613
16 37 Joe Scarbrough 58.533
17 97 Bryan Dauzat 58.136
18 10 Johnny Sutton 58.125
19 7 Thomas Stinson 58.001
20 01 Brian Weber 57.711
5:29
Tim Brown
Lap 1: 47.239
Lap 2: 59.437
Best Lap: 59.437 
5:28
Gary Putnam
Lap 1: 58.939
Lap 2: 59.250
Best Lap: 59.250 
5:27
Thomas Stinson
Lap 1: 56.416
Lap 2: 58.001
Best Lap: 58.001 
5:26
Jason Myers
Lap 1: 58.951
Lap 2: 59.001
Best Lap: 59.001 
5:25
Brian Dauzat
Lap 1: 57.774
Lap 2: 58.136
Best Lap: 58.136 
5:24
Andy Seuss
Lap 1: 59.567
Lap 2: 58.951
Best Lap: 59.567 
5:23
Burt Myers
Lap 1: 60.614
Lap 2: 60.225
Best Lap: 60.614 
5:22
We spoke too soon! GB3’s lap is now the new track record as he takes over the provisional pole. 
5:22
George Brunnhoelzl III
Lap 1: 61.005
Lap 2: 61.112
Best Lap: 61.112 
5:21
That is a new track record for now provisional pole-sitter Ryan Preece.  The previous record was set by George Brunnhoelzl III last year at 60.545. 
5:21
Ryan Preece
Lap 1: 60.704
Lap 2: 60.737
Best Lap: 60.737 
5:20
Joe Scarbrough
Lap 1: 57.292
Lap 2: 58.533
Best Lap: 58.533 
5:19
Ted Christopher
Lap 1: 59.650
Lap 2: 59.611
Best Lap: 59.650 
5:18
Jonny Kievman
Lap 1: 59.020
Lap 2: 58.430
Best Lap: 59.020 
5:17
Kyle Ebersole
Lap 1: 58.997
Lap 2: 59.976
Best Lap: 59.976 
5:16
Brian Weber
Lap 1: 55.484
Lap 2: 57.711
Best Lap: 57.711 
5:15
Frank Fleming
Lap 1: 59.729
Lap 2: 60.028
Best Lap: 60.028 
5:14
Danny Bohn
Lap 1: 60.318
Lap 2: 59.956
Best Lap: 60.318 
5:13
Johnny Sutton
Lap 1: 56.370
Lap 2: 58.125
Best Lap: 58.125 
5:12
Dalton Baldwin
Lap 1: 59.001
Lap 2: 58.793
Best Lap: 59.001 
5:11
John Smith
Lap 1: 58.598
Lap 2: 58.928
Best Lap: 58.928 
5:10
Remember these times are mph not lap times. 
5:10
AJ Winstead
Lap 1: 58.613
Lap 2: 57.299
Best Lap: 58.613 
5:00
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice has concluded. Up next will be NWSMT qualifying in just a few moments. 
4:57
Amy Gordon, wife of Sam Hornish’s crew chief Todd Gordon, gets ready to strap in.
4:56
Darrell Waltrip signs Melanie Self’s Better Half Dash car. (Speed51.com photo)
4:50
For you history buffs, the first ever NWSMT race here at Charlotte Motor Speedway in 2010 was very dramatic.  Five drivers: LW Miller, Andy Seuss, James Civali, John Smith and Burt Myers had a chance to win the championship.  While every contender had troubles, the re-draw put Burt Myers on the pole where he proceeded to lead the entire race and go on to win the championship in an upset considering the elements involved. 
4:47
BETTER HALF DASH PREVIEW: ADRIENE PATTIE
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4:36
Tim Brown is winless this season, despite winning his ninth-career track championship at Bowman Gray Stadium.  His last Tour win came in this race one year ago. 
4:34
Jason Myers and rookie Danny Bohn are locked in a heated battle for second place in the overall points standings.  Myers leads by two markers despite Bohn’s first career win at Caraway Speedway last weekend. 
4:33
If George Brunnhoelzl III earns a top-10 finish in tonight’s Southern Slam 150, he will have placed in the top-10 in all 11 NWSMT races this season. 
4:24
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice is now on track until 5pm. Following that will be NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour qualifying at 5:05pm.

NWSMT Southern Slam 150 Qualifying Order:

Qualifying Order
1 9 AJ Winstead, Richmond, Va.*
2 25 John Smith, Mount Airy, N.C.
3 18 Dalton Baldwin, Dunedin, Fla
4 10 Johnny Sutton, Concord, N.C.
5 65 Danny Bohn, Freehold NJ*
6 40 Frank Fleming, Mt. Airy, N.C.
7 01 Brian Weber, Coram, NY
8 51 Kyle Ebersole, Hummelstown, Pa.*
9 48 Jonny Kay Kievman, Deerfield Beach, Fla.
10 79 Ted Chistopher, Plainville, Conn.
11 37 Joe Scarbrough, Richmond, Va.*
12 41 Ryan Preece, Berlin, Conn.
13 09 George Brunnhoelzl III, West Babylon, N.Y.
14 1 Burt Myers, Walnut Cove, N.C.
15 11 Andy Seuss, Hampstead, N.H.
16 97 Bryan Dauzat, Alexandria, La.
17 4 Jason Myers, Walnut Cove, N.C.
18 7 Thomas Stinson, Hampton, Va.
19 77 Gary Putnam, Concord, N.C.
20 02 Tim Brown, Cana, Va.

4:08
No, but you can hear it live on NASCARHomeTracks.com Radio presented by Speed51.com if you’re not able to be here at the track tonight. 
4:08
Comment From BRYAN 

IS THERE GOING TO BE LIVE VIDEO WHERE WE CAN WATCH IT FOR TONGHTS RACE 

3:54
Our own Elgin Traylor chatting with Ted Christopher in the garage about none other than the Snowball Derby. Could we have some Modified flavor in the field this year? (Speed51.com Photo)
3:36
The Modified broadcast will go live at 8:45pm ET. 
3:35
We’re getting things set for tonight’s broadcasts. As we mentioned earlier, we’ll have the live stream of the broadcast of tonight’s Better Half Dash at 5:30pm ET, while 51’s Matt Kentfield and Elgin Traylor will be on the call of the NWSMT UNOH Southern Slam 150 tonight on NASCARHomeTracks.com Radio presented by Speed51.com
3:02
George Brunnhoelzl III will clinch the championship with a start today. (Speed51.com Photo)
2:55
Our own Elgin “Stat Boy” Traylor talking with Ryan Preece who has been at the top of the NWSMT charts all day today. (Speed51.com Photo)
2:47
NWSMT teams are making adjustments to their machines before going through tech and out for their 5pm qualifying session. (Speed51.com Photo)
2:46
John Smith with some sporty new colors. (Speed51.com Photo)
2:42
Modifieds in tech. (Speed51.com Photo)
2:24
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2:13
Southern Slam 150 Final Practice Results (with lap times):

Pos. Car No. Driver MPH TIME
1 41 Ryan Preece 60.529 14.869
2 09 George Brunnhoelzl III 60.403 14.900
3 1 Burt Myers 60.403 14.900
4 65 Danny Bohn 60.108 14.973
5 11 Andy Seuss 60.104 14.974
6 77 Gary Putnam 59.836 15.041
7 79 Ted Christopher 59.821 15.045
8 48 Jonny Kievman 59.789 15.053
9 02 Tim Brown 59.749 15.063
10 51 Kyle Ebersole 59.713 15.072
11 7 Thomas Stinson 59.449 15.139
12 4 Jason Myers 59.332 15.169
13 40 Frank Fleming 59.281 15.182
14 9 AJ Winstead 59.113 15.225
15 97 Bryan Dauzat 58.966 15.263
16 25 John Smith 58.609 15.356
17 10 Johnny Sutton 58.203 15.463
18 37 Joe Scarbrough 57.911 15.541
19 18 Dalton Baldwin 57.885 15.548
20 01 Brian Weber 57.811 15.568

 

2:07
Crystal Hornish (Sam’s wife) will throw the green flag for today’s Better Half Dash at 5:30pm. 
2:06
The ladies of NASCAR listen in on the BHD drivers meeting. (Speed51.com photo)
2:04
MRO President Billy Mauldin opens the Better Half Dash drivers meeting. (Speed51.com photo)
2:03
Katrina Childers and her husband Rodney (crew chief, Mark Martin) at the drivers meeting.
2:00
Kristen Yeley (JJ Yeley’s wife) and daughter Faith at the drivers meeting.
1:58
Some chatting before the Better Half Dash drivers meeting between Patricia Driscoll (Kurt Busch’s girlfriend) and Wendy Venturini (husband is Jarrad Eggert, engine tuner for Joey Logano).
1:56
Don’t forget fans, Speed51.com will have live audio of tonight’s Better Half Dash, with Sirius NASCAR Radio broadcasters Pat Patterson and Angie Skinner on the call with veteran MRN and Sirius reporter Steve Post on pit road. The live stream kicks off at 5:30pm tonight and it’s only on Speed51.com
1:54
Speed51.com’s Bob Dillner and his “Better Half,” Angie, pose by the JEGS.com/Speed51.com Bandolero. (Speed51.com photo)
1:51
Southern Slam 150 Final Practice Results:

Pos. Car No. Driver Best Lap
1 41 Ryan Preece 60.529
2 09 George Brunnhoelzl III 60.403
3 1 Burt Myers 60.403
4 65 Danny Bohn 60.108
5 11 Andy Seuss 60.104
6 77 Gary Putnam 59.836
7 79 Ted Christopher 59.821
8 48 Jonny Kievman 59.789
9 02 Tim Brown 59.749
10 51 Kyle Ebersole 59.713
11 7 Thomas Stinson 59.449
12 4 Jason Myers 59.332
13 40 Frank Fleming 59.281
14 9 AJ Winstead 59.113
15 97 Bryan Dauzat 58.966
16 25 John Smith 58.609
17 10 Johnny Sutton 58.203
18 37 Joe Scarbrough 57.911
19 18 Dalton Baldwin 57.885
20 01 Brian Weber 57.811
1:42
With just five minutes remaining in this session Burt Myers moves into the third position at 60.403, tied with Brunnhoelzl also at a 60.403. 
1:34
Just a reminder, we are posting the speeds in miles per hour today instead of actual lap times due to the information made available to us. 
1:31
Preece, Brunnhoelzl and Bohn continue to pace the field with just 15 minutes left.
1:25
We are back green with about 20 minutes remaining in this final NWSMT practice session. 
1:22
The yellow flag is out for a spin by Brian Weber off turn four. He has corrected it on his own and rolled away without making contact. 
1:22
Danny Bohn now moves up to third at 60.108 mph and pushes Seuss down to fourth. 
1:15
Danny Bohn (65) and Jason Myers (4). (Speed51.com photo)
1:15
Ryan Preece is currently once again at the top of the charts early in this final session at 60.529 mph. George Brunnhoelzl III currently sits second at 60.403 mph and Andy Seuss third at 60.104 mph. 
1:13
Ted Christopher (79) and Frank Fleming (40). (Speed51.com photo)
1:08
The final round of NWSMT Southern Slam 150 practice is now underway from 1:00 p.m. until 1:45 p.m. ET.
1:07
NWSMT Southern Slam 150 Round One Practice Results:

Pos. Car No. Driver Best Lap
1 41 Ryan Preece 60.318
2 11 Andy Seuss 59.634
3 09 George Brunnhoelzl III 59.607
4 51 Kyle Ebersole 59.406
5 65 Danny Bohn 59.398
6 79 Ted Christopher 59.316
7 02 Tim Brown 59.285
8 77 Gary Putnam 59.269
9 40 Frank Fleming 59.242
10 4 Jason Myers 59.001
11 7 Thomas Stinson 58.920
12 25 John Smith 58.774
13 9 AJ Winstead 58.556
14 48 Jonny Kievman 58.453
15 1 Burt Myers 58.309
16 10 Johnny Sutton 58.222
17 97 Bryan Dauzat 58.166
18 37 Joe Scarbrough 57.841
19 18 Dalton Baldwin 57.670

 

12:42
While we have a little down time before the next practice we’re going step away from the keys for a lunch break and we’ll be back shortly for final NWSMT practice at 1:00 p.m. ET. 
12:31
Practice has come to an end with Ryan Preece on top of the charts over Andy Seuss and George Brunnhoelzl III. Full rundown coming in a few minutes. 
12:30
Comment From rob ct 

good luck ry preece 

12:26
The winner of tonight’s Better Half Dash will receive $10,000 to donate to a charity(ies) of their choice.  For several weeks, each driver has been raising donations for Motor Racing Outreach (MRO) in preparation for tonight’s event.  It is the mission of Motor Racing Outreach to introduce the racing community to a personal faith in Christ, to growth in Christlikeness, and to active involvement in the church through relationships that provide care in times of stress, knowledge of God’s word, and assistance in the development of leadership skills.

If you want to see some more info on the better half dash field click on this link to see the roster of drivers. http://www.go2mro.com/betterhalfdash/ 

12:22
Top five right now finds Ryan Preece, Andy Seuss, George Brunnhoelzl III, Kyle Ebersole, and Danny Bohn leading the way in practice.
12:19
Ryan Preece, in his family’s No. 41 machine, will make the long trip up to Thompson, CT for this weekend’s NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour finale, the World Series. Preece has a shot at the title at Thompson. (Speed51.com photo)
12:18
Ted Christopher is driving the Sandra Hill-owned No. 79 here today. (Speed51.com photo)
12:15
George Brunnhoelzl III will be a three-time champion after tonight’s UNOH Southern Slam 150.
12:14
Dalton Baldwin (18), of Dunedin, Florida, is will make his second NWSMT start of the year. (Speed51.com photo)
12:11
19 of the 20 cars have been on track. 
12:10
Right now George Brunnhoelzl III is on top of the charts over Kyle Ebersole and Ryan Preece. 
12:07
Qualifying Order
1 9 AJ Winstead, Richmond, Va.*
2 25 John Smith, Mount Airy, N.C.
3 18 Dalton Baldwin, Dunedin, Fla
4 10 Johnny Sutton, Concord, N.C.
5 65 Danny Bohn, Freehold NJ*
6 40 Frank Fleming, Mt. Airy, N.C.
7 01 Brian Weber, Coram, NY
8 51 Kyle Ebersole, Hummelstown, Pa.*
9 48 Jonny Kay Kievman, Deerfield Beach, Fla.
10 79 Ted Chistopher, Plainville, Conn.
11 37 Joe Scarbrough, Richmond, Va.*
12 41 Ryan Preece, Berlin, Conn.
13 09 George Brunnhoelzl III, West Babylon, N.Y.
14 1 Burt Myers, Walnut Cove, N.C.
15 11 Andy Seuss, Hampstead, N.H.
16 97 Bryan Dauzat, Alexandria, La.
17 4 Jason Myers, Walnut Cove, N.C.
18 7 Thomas Stinson, Hampton, Va.
19 77 Gary Putnam, Concord, N.C.
20 02 Tim Brown, Cana, Va.
11:59
Better Half Dash Update: Wendy Venturini took the pole here on Monday night with a lap of 20.913 over Lyn-Z Pastrana who had a lap of 20.982.  Jacquelyn Butler was third with a lap of 21.098.

Here are the time trial results.

1 25 Wendy Venturini 20.913
2 99 Lyn-Z Pastrana  20.982
3 34 Jacquelyn Butler 21.098
4 15 Adriene Pattie 21.111
5 38 Michelle Gilliland 21.175
6 31 Ashley Allgaier 21.272
7 00 Kristen Yeley 21.308
8 11 Melanie Self 21.373
9 51 Angie Dillner 21.491
10 55 Katrina Childers 21.707
11 22 Amy Gordon 21.753
12 51 Patricia Driscoll no time

11:58
Comment From ryan 

good luck tim and tnc motorsports 

11:58
Jason Myers is now up to fourth. 
11:57
It’s a back and fourth game up top as Ryan Preece returns to the top of the charts. Right now it’s Preece, George Brunnhoelzl III, Andy Seuss, Kyle Ebersole, and now Tim Brown who won this race last year. 
11:55
It was short lived for Preece as George Brunnhoelzl III is now P1 as he will be crowned the champion later today. 
11:54
Ryan Preece goes to the top of the board. Average speed of 59.230. We will have lap times at the end of practice. 
11:53
Gary Putnam in the number 77 shoots up the chart to P2. 
11:52
Jason Myers is up to fourth on the charts. 
11:51
Just to remind some of our newer fans both events we are covering today are on the quarter-mile oval here at Charlotte. There will be big track stuff with the likes of the Sprint Cup Series and the Nationwide Series. 
11:50
12 cars have been on the speedway. We are back to green. 
11:49
We are yellow for a quick spin, but we didn’t see who it was from our view in the media center. 
11:48
After five minutes Andy Seuss leads Ryan Preece and George Brunnhoelzl III. 
11:47
We will allow things to play out for a few minutes before we start giving you the speed chart. 
11:46
Six cars have already been on the track. 
11:45
Modified practice is now getting underway. 
11:44
Today’s coverage is also presented by the University of Northwestern Ohio.

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The university is situated on a more than 200-acre campus and is in the midst of a 10-year expansion plan that includes new apartment-style dormitories, two new academic buildings housing Health and IT classrooms, a new library, student learning center, and food services. UNOH offers a variety of athletics such as men’s and women’s basketball, men’s and women’s tennis, men’s and women’s golf, women’s volleyball, men’s and women’s bowling, men’s baseball and five co-ed motorsports teams.

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11:37
As you have seen already today, Speed51.com has “gone pink” for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. We will also be introducing a benefit for a BCA-related charity on Monday, October 15th. You won’t want to miss it Monday morning! 
11:37
Starting Lineup & Roster for Better Half Dash
1 25 Wendy Venturini
2 99 Lyn-Z Pastrana
3 34 Jacquelyn Butler
4 15 Adriene Pattie
5 38 Michelle Gilliland
6 31 Ashley Allgaier
7 00 Kristen Yeley
8 11 Melanie Self
9 51 Angie Dillner
10 55 Katrina Childers
11 22 Amy Gordon
12 51 Patricia Driscoll
11:37
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11:33
Danny Bohn won his first ever NWSMT race last weekend at Caraway. (Speed51.com photo)
11:32
Eddie Harvey (red shirt) and some of his Ideal Racing crew chat in the pit area. (Speed51.com photo)
11:26
Tonight the ladies of NASCAR will be battling in the Better Half Dash. (Speed51.com photo)
11:25
Top 10 in Whelen Southern Modified Tour Points
1 George Brunnhoelzl, III 420
2 Jason Myers 377
3 Danny Bohn * 375
4 Tim Brown 360
5 Andy Seuss 349
6 Kyle Ebersole * 343
7 Frank Fleming 330
8 John Smith 330
9 Thomas Stinson 326
10 Burt Myers 312
11:25
Tim Brown’s and John Smith’s crews get through the morning tech line. (Speed51.com photo)
11:24
The season long championship will be award tonight after the race and for the second year in a row and the third time in his career George Brunnhoelzl III can with the title by taking the green flag. 
11:22
Practice will get underway in less then 30 minutes. 
11:20
Our coverage today is presented by the North-South Shootout at Caraway Speedway (NC) on November 8th to the 10th. This the 10th year of the season’s final Modified show. Visit www.northsouthshootout.com for more information. 
11:15
Comment From BOBBY G. 

THANK YOU FOR BEING THERE ..FOR US .THAT CANTNOT….GO TEDDY AND THE 79 HILLBILLY TEAM…… 

11:11
Pre Race Entry List
02 Tim Brown, Cana, Va.
09 George Brunnhoelzl III, West Babylon, N.Y.
1 Burt Myers, Walnut Cove, N.C.
4 Jason Myers, Walnut Cove, N.C.
7 Thomas Stinson, Hampton, Va.
9 AJ Winstead, Richmond, Va.*
10 Johnny Sutton, Concord, N.C.
11 Andy Seuss, Hampstead, N.H.
12 Mike Norman, Lewisville, N.C.
25 John Smith, Mount Airy, N.C.
37 Joe Scarbrough, Richmond, Va.*
40 Frank Fleming, Mt. Airy, N.C.
41 Ryan Preece, Berlin, Conn.
48 Jonny Kay Kievman, Deerfield Beach, Fla.
51 Kyle Ebersole, Hummelstown, Pa.*
65 Danny Bohn, Freehold NJ*
70 Jeremy Gerstner, Wesley Chapel, Fla.*
77 Gary Putnam, Concord, N.C.
79 Ted Chistopher, Plainville, Conn.
80 Michael Speeney, Newtown, Pa.*
97 Bryan Dauzat, Alexandria, La.
11:06
Today’s Schedule
7:00 AM  NWSMT REGISTRATION OPENS
7:30 AM  NWSMT HAULERS ENTER
8:30 AM  NWSMT GARAGE OPENS
8:45 AM  NWSMT CREW CHIEFS MEETING & DRAWING FOR QUALIFYING
9:30 AM  NWSMT ROOKIE & SPOTTER MEETINGS
11:45 AM 12:30 PM NWSMT PRACTICE
1:00 PM 1:45 PM NWSMT FINAL PRACTICE
5:05 PM  NWSMT QUALIFYING (TWO LAPS, ALL POSITIONS)
5:30 PM APPROX.  Better Half Dash (25 LAPS)Timed Event
6:00 PM  NWSMT DRIVERS & CREW CHIEFS MEETING (MEDIA CENTER)
6:20 PM 7:40 PM NWSMT Autograph Session
8:00 PM  NWSMT REGISTRATION CLOSES
8:25 PM APPROX. NWSMT DRIVERS INTRODUCTIONS
8:30 PM APPROX. NWSMT RACE (150 LAPS, 37.5 MILES) 
11:00
Good morning and welcome to Charlotte Motor Speedway (NC) for a busy day of action as we bring you coverage of the NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour finale and the Better Half Dash.  We will have updates all day lon on both events and radio coverage of both events. 
10:55
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Trackside Now: NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour & Better Half Dash – Charlotte Motor Speedway – 10/11/12