11:25

That’s going to do it for Speed51.com’s Trackside Now Coverage from the Inaugural Southern Super Series race here at the historic Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway in Nashville, Tennessee….

For all of us at Speed51; for Elgin Traylor, Matt Prieur, Ryan McCollough and Bruce Nuttleman, we say Good Night from the Music City….

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11:23

Bubba Pollard won the Southern Super Series event here at Nashville.

 

 

11:22

Sterling Marlin won the Pro Late Model race. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

11:16

The second round of the inaugural Southern Super Series presented by Sunoco season comes Saturday, April 27 on the high banks of Gresham Motorsports Park in Jefferson, Georgia. The top short track stars in the Southeast and beyond will be on hand at the fast half-mile GMP for the Racing Radios 125 presented by Schoenfeld Headers. For more details on this event, visit www.southernsuperseries.com and www.racegmp.com.

 

11:16

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11:15

A big Thanks to everyone who tuned in throughout the entire Coverage from Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway in Nashville, Tennessee.

 

11:14

Comment From scotty 

really enjoyed the coverage and congrats to all of tonights feature winners!!!

 

11:14

Comment From D Williams 

Whats it gonna be, 16 hours of coverage today…..SPEED 51 Rocks,been here the complete day. Great woo

 

11:14

Jeff Letson in victory lane of the Modified race. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

11:14

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11:13

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11:11

Modifieds Feature Winner: 131 Jeff Letson

 

11:11

White Flag. Letson is hanging on.

 

11:10

GREEN.

 

11:09

Caution with 3 Laps To Go.

 

11:07

5 Laps To Go: Letson has pulled away from Pollard.

 

11:05

10 Laps To Go: Letson leads Pollard.

 

11:05

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11:04

LAP 18: Letson takes the lead back from Pollard.

 

11:04

15 Laps Completed – 15 Laps To Go – Pollard leads 131 Jeff Letson.

 

10:59

Back to Green in this Modifieds 30-Lap Feature. 2 In, 28 To Go.

 

10:58

Comment From Team jegs 

Way to go Cody! Great job tonight!

 

10:58

Comment From Dee 

Thank you so much for the wonderful coverage!

 

10:56

Footnote: Bubba Pollard is racing in this event in the #07 machine and is looking for his second Feature of the night. 2 Laps Completed – 28 Laps To Go and he is running in fourth. Under Caution at the moment.

 

10:53

Comment From Cale 

Great couple days of coverage! Following from Toronto Canada

 

10:52

GREEN Flag is out on the 30-Lap Modifieds Feature.

 

10:52

Comment From Trevor 

Thanks speed51! Watching from up in Fort Kent Maine!

 

10:52

Comment From Dan E 

Awesome coverage guys! We are watching from Nova Scotia

 

10:52

Comment From Matthew Dillner 

Mike Herman Jr and I are hanging out at Martinsville’s famed Dutch Inn watching this great race on Speed51.com! Thanks guys. Great stuff. Great race and it looks like it will be a great series too.

 

10:51

Comment From Darrell Palmore 

Great racing and awesome coverage tonight! Thanx Speed 51!

 

10:51

In June of 1953, Herb Thomas spoiled a dominant effort by Lee Petty to win a race in the series now known as the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series at a newly-opened Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Florida.

Now nearly 60 years later, NASCAR racing will be back at Five Flags.

To celebrate the 60th anniversary of the first-ever NASCAR event held at Five Flags, the legendary half-mile track will see the debut of the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East at the track April 12 and 13. See all the rising stars of NASCAR racing at Five Flags for the first time ever in the NAPA 150. Advanced reserved tickets are now available by calling the Five Flags Speedway box office at 850-944-8400 and more information can be found on www.5flagsspeedway.com

 

10:50

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10:48

30-Lap Modifieds Feature will wrap up the evening here in Nashville, Tennessee.

 

10:48

42 Cody Buford – Sportsman Feature Winner. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

10:45

Bubba Pollard looks for his second win of the night.

 

 

10:45

Sportsman Feature Winner: 42 Cody Buford

 

10:41

10 Laps to go in the Sportsman Feature.

 

10:41

One of the most prestigious Super Late Model events in the country celebrates its 30th running in 2013. It’s the World Crown 300 at Jefferson, Georgia’s Gresham Motorsports Park. The World Crown winners’ list reads like a who’s-who in short track racing and drivers from throughout the country will try to etch their name into World Crown history on July 4 in the 30th annual running of the 300-lap event. For more details on the 30th Annual World Crown 300 at Gresham Motorsports Park, visit www.racegmp.com

 

10:41

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10:39

It’s an unprecedented triple-header of Super Late Model action North of the Border in 2013…the Autobus La Quebecois Triple Crown at the Autodrome Chaudiere in Valley Junction, Quebec in 2013. The Autobus La Quebecois Triple Crown will pit the best Super Late Model drivers from across North America in a series of three events with a purse totaling $135,000. And, as an added bonus, drivers who compete in all three Triple Crown events will vie for their share of a bonus points fund totaling $30,000. Round 1 will be a 150 lapper on May 18, 2013 and will double as the Autodrome Chaudiere season opener. Round 2 will be staged on August 6, 2013 and will feature NASCAR star Kyle Busch competing at Chaudiere. The final round will be a 200 lap race on September 7, 2013. It will be pay $10,000 to win and will pay $100 per lap to the race leader, a total of $20,000 in guaranteed lap leader money.

For more details, visit www.autodromechaudiere.com

 

10:39

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10:38

16 Laps Completed – 14 Laps To Go – Under Caution in this Sportsman Feature as the Modifieds 30-Lap Main is lining up.

 

10:36

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10:35

10 Laps into the Sportsman Feature, 20 Laps To Go.

 

10:34

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10:33

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10:29

Sportsman 30-Lap Feature is up next and will be followed by the Modifieds 30-Lap main which will wrap up the evening as we will have limited coverage of these final two races. We are GREEN.

 

10:25

Pro Late Models Unofficial Results
1. 40 Sterling Marlin – 75 Laps
2. 8 Mark Day – 75
3. 1 Cody Coughlin – 75
4. 88 Tucker Wingo – 75
5. 140 Tyler Miles – 75
6. 44 Tommy Joe Martins – 75
7. 41 Jeff Letson – 75
8. 98 Justin Ashburn – 75
9. 16 Austin Brawley – 74
10. 10 Hunter Spivey – 74
11. 9 Michael Bolden – 74
12. 12 T.W. Fisher – 74
13. 20 Andy Johnson – 73
14. 15 Chase Chaffin – 72
15. 24 J.R. Bolden – 71
16. 14 Davey Coble – 70
17. 2 Dennis Reno – 44
18. 09 Daniel Bolden – 20
19. 11 Stacey Crain – 12
20. 29 Spencer Davis – 0

 

10:25

Sterling Marlin wins the Pro Late Model race. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

10:23

One more Feature to go this evening, the 30-Lap Modifieds Feature.

 

10:22

Earlier in the race Andy Johnson spins Sterling Marlin goes by.

 

 

10:21

CHECKERED FLAG: Sterling Marlin WINS the Pro Late Models Feature.

 

10:20

WHITE FLAG.

 

10:20

TWO LAPS TO GO. Marlin setting sail.

 

10:20

LAP 72: Marlin has pulled away once again leaving Day to battle with Coughlin.

 

10:20

FIVE LAPS TO GO: Marlin RETAKES THE LEAD from Day.

 

10:19

LAP 68: Day to the outside of Marlin and TAKES THE LEAD.

 

10:19

GREEN is back out one more time.

 

10:19

It’s the most prestigious Outlaw Super Late Model event in the country and it’s back for a 21st time at Michigan’s Kalamazoo Speedway…it’s the Kalamazoo Klash! The Klash brings in the best Outlaw talents from the Midwest plus invaders from all around the country to battle in the event that annually packs the Kalamazoo Speedway grandstands. For more on the Kalamazoo Klash XXI, visit www.kalamazoospeedway.com.

 

10:19

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10:18

66 Laps Completed – 9 Laps To Go (Top 10):
1. 40 Sterling Marlin
2. 8 Mark Day
3. 1 Cody Coughlin
4. 88 Tucker Wingo
5. 14 Davey Coble
6. 140 Tyler Miles
7. 44 Tommy Joe Martins
8. 41 Jeff Letson
9. 98 Justin Ashburn
10. 10 Hunter Spivey

 

10:17

CAUTION: Chaffin spins coming out of turn four.

 

10:16

10 LAPS TO GO (Top 5): Marlin, Day, Coughlin, Wingo, Coble.

 

10:15

LAP 63: Marlin has pulled away once again leaving Day to deal with Coughlin.

 

10:15

LAP 61: Wingo slipped by Coble for fourth.

 

10:15

LAP 60 (Top 5): Marlin, Day, Coughlin, Wingo, Coble.

 

10:14

With a new-found excitement, the CARS X-1R Pro Cup Series will continue its 2013 past the Dillon season opener April 6 with the Catawba Valley 250 on April 20 at Hickory Motor Speedway . The legendary North Carolina facility will host the Pro Cup stars in one of the most anticipated events of the Pro Cup Season. Check out www.x1rprocup.com for more details on this event or any others on the 2013 Pro Cup schedule.

 

10:14

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10:14

LAP 59: Heavy traffic in front of Marlin.

 

10:13

LAP 57: Day is slowly but surely closing the gap on Marlin.

 

10:13

LAP 55 (Top 5): Marlin, Day, Coughlin, Coble, Wingo.

 

10:13

LAP 53: Day has pulled away from Coughlin and is trying to reel in Marlin.

 

10:12

LAP 50: Marlin continues to show the way.

 

10:11

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10:11

LAP 45: Marlin has pulled away from the rest of the field as Day is running second ahead of Coughlin.

 

10:10

LAP 43: Day to the inside of Coughlin to take over second spot.

 

10:09

LAP 41: Coble got by Wingo prior to the caution and is solidly in fourth.

 

10:09

GREEN is back out.

 

10:08

One to go at the line.

 

10:08

Top 10:
1. 40 Sterling Marlin
2. 1 Cody Coughlin
3. 8 Mark Day
4. 14 Davey Coble
5. 88 Tucker Wingo
6. 10 Hunter Spivery
7. 12 T.W. Fisher
8. 2 Dennis Reno
9. 15 Chase Chaffin
10. 140 Tyler Miles

 

10:08

Andy Johnson pits with damage. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

10:06

39 Laps Completed – 36 Laps To Go.

 

10:06

CAUTION: Johnson and and Marlin touch and Johnson goes around in turn four.

 

10:05

HALFWAY.

 

10:05

LAP 37: Marlin is now on the back bumper of Johnson.

 

10:04

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10:04

LAP 35 (Top 5): Johnson, Marlin, Coughlin, Day, Wingo.

 

10:03

LAP 33: Johnson is slicing and dicing through lapped traffic in an effort to lose Marlin and Coughlin who have resumed their battle for second.

 

10:03

LAP 32: Give fifth spot to Wingo.

 

10:03

LAP 31: Wingo is now challenging Reno for fifth.

 

10:02

LAP 30 (Top 5): Johnson, Marlin, Coughlin, Day, Reno.

 

10:02

LAP 29: Johnson, Marlin and Coughlin are now running together nose to tail.

 

10:02

Some of Mark Day’s fans watch.

 

 

10:01

LAP 27: Marlin is now reeling in Johnson as the two weekly competitors look to battle for the lead.

 

10:00

LAP 25 (Top 5): Johnson, Marlin, Coughlin, Day, Reno.

 

10:00

LAP 23: Marlin uses a lapped car as a pick to pass Coughlin for second.

 

9:59

LAP 22: Day is trying to decide which driver to follow as they battle in front of him.

 

9:59

LAP 21: Marlin to the inside of Coughlin for second.

 

9:59

LAP 20 (Top 5): Johnson, Coughlin, Marlin, Day, Reno.

 

9:58

TECH Southern Super Series Post-Race Tech is done and everyone has cleared Tech. Bubba Pollard is Officially the Winner.

 

9:58

LAP 17: Coughlin and Marlin are back to battling as Marlin has regrouped and is challenging Coughlin once again for the runner-up spot.

 

9:57

The Modifieds 30-Lap Feature will wrap up the evening after this event.

 

9:57

LAP 15 (Top 5): Johnson, Coughlin, Marlin, Day, Reno.

 

9:57

LAP 12: Coughlin has gotten away from Marlin and Day and is now reeling in Johnson.

 

9:56

Spencer Davis falls out of the Pro Late Model race early. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

9:56

LAP 10 (Top 5): Johnson, Coughlin, Marlin, Day, Reno.

 

9:56

Davis is on pit road with Transmission problems.

 

9:55

LAP 9: Johnson is already approaching the back of the lead lap cars.

 

9:55

LAP 8: Coughlin, Marlin and Day are running nose to tail while Johnson continues to open up his lead.

 

9:54

LAP 6: The Two-Time Daytona 500 Winner, Marlin is all over Coughlin for the runner-up spot while Day has now begun to challenge Marlin.

 

9:54

LAP 5 (Top 5): Johnson, Coughlin, Marlin, Day, Reno.

 

9:53

LAP 3: Johnson has opened up a huge lead already over Coughlin who has a back bumper full of Marlin.

 

9:53

LAP 2: Day and Reno battle for fourth.

 

9:52

LAP 1: Johnson takes the early lead with Coughlin and Marlin in tow.

 

9:52

Davis is off the pace right away.

 

9:52

We’re GREEN.

 

9:52

Johnson got a big jump on Coughlin and NFS Officials waved off the start. One to go at the line.

 

9:51

CAUTION: False Start.

 

9:51

GREEN Flag is out.

 

9:48

Per Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway Officials, the Pro Late Models Feature has been cut from 100-Laps to 75-Laps. The Inversion was a Two (2) which will place Andy Johnson on the pole along-side Fast Qualifier, Cody Coughlin.

Pro Late Model 75-Lap Feature Starting Line-Up
1. 20 Andy Johnson
2. 1 Cody Coughlin
3. 29 Spencer Davis
4. 40 Sterling Marlin
5. 8 Mark Day
6. X2 Dennis Reno
7. 98 Justin Ashburn
8. 16 Austin Brawley
9. 140 Tyler Miles
10. 14 Davey Coble
11. 10 Hunter Spivey
12. 44 Tommy Joe Martins
13. 88 Tucker Wingo
14. 9 Michael Bolden
15. 41 Jeff Letson
16. 15 Chase Chaffin
17. 09 Daniel Bolden
18. 12 T.W. Fisher
19. 24 J.R. Bolden
20. 11 Stacey Crain

 

9:48

Bobby Terry. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

9:44

Pro Late Models 100-Lap Feature will wrap up the evening.

 

9:44

5 Bobby Terry – Limited Late Models Feature Winner. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

9:41

Limited Late Models Feature Winner: 5 Bobby Terry

 

9:39

Back to Green.

 

9:38

The yellow is now out as the remaining LLM teams work in the speedy dry.

 

9:33

Track clean up continues as the Pro Late Models are lining up for there 100-lap main.

 

9:28

22 Laps Completed – 8 Laps To Go in the Limited Late Models Feature. We’re under a Red Flag.

 

9:26

Big hit. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

9:26

Red flag. Hard contact between two competitors.

 

9:22

We will have limited coverage of the Limited Late Models Feature that is on-going before resuming full coverage of the 100-Lap Feature for the Pro Late Models.

 

9:21

Halfway in the Limited Late Models Feature – 15 Laps Completed – 15 Laps To Go.

 

9:20

Comment From MEP Engines 

Congrats to Bubba Pollard and the whole team on winning the first Southern Super Series race, great race coverage by speed 51

 

9:20

Comment From Karen 

Awesome coverage. Thank you Speed51

 

9:20

Comment From Mike Ray 

Congrat’s to Bubba and thank you speed51.com for tonight’s coverage!

 

9:20

Comment From BASIL PARKER 3 

THE SOUTHERN SUPER SERIES,IS A #1 HIT.CAN’T WAIT TILL THE NEXT ONE.THANK’S SPEED 51,SEE YOU AT MMS,ROLL TIDE AND RACE ON SPEED 51.

 

9:19

Comment From sportsman12 

Congrats to Bubba Pollard #26 from Snowball Derbyville Florida! Thanks Speed51 for all you do..

 

9:19

Limited Late Models 30-Lap Feature is on the track and that event is GREEN! It will be followed by the Pro Late Models 100-Lapper which will close out the evening.

 

9:18

Southern Super Series – Nashville 125 UNOFFICIAL Results
1. 26 Bubba Pollard – 125 Laps
2. 98 Daniel Hemric – 125
3. 2 Donnie Wilson – 125
4. 112 Augie Grill – 125
5. 51 Stephen Nasse – 125
6. 43 Dennis Schoenfeld – 125
7. 29 Jeff Choquette – 125
8. 54 Jeff Fultz – 125
9. 29 Austin Theriault – 125
10. 8 John Hunter Nemechek – 125
11. 41 T.J. Reaid – 125
12. 1 Mike Garvey – 125
13. 29 Spencer Davis – 125
14. 40 Tyler Miles – 125
15. 09 Daniel Bolden – 125
16. 47 Allen Karnes – 125
17. 17 Bobby Wingo – 121
18. 18 Hunter Robbins – 119
19. 811 Mason Mingus – 119
20. 11 Willie Allen – 119
21. 19 Lonnie Sommerville – 119
22. 71 Kyle Benjamin – 102
23. 5 Jerry Artuso – 96
24. 2 D.J. VanderLey – 91
25. 15 Damon Ecoff – 82
26. 40 Michael House – 75
27. 84 Clay Alexander – 46
28. 30 Bobby Knox Jr. – 45
29. 29 Anderson Bowen – 43
30. 1 Keith Cahela – 35
31. 20 Brian Campbell – 13

 

9:09

Bubba Pollard gets the guitar. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

9:07

Bubba Pollard gets his first Nashville win. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

9:05

We’re heading down Trackside for Post-Race Coverage…. We’ll be right back….

 

9:05

Comment From The Chicago Crew 

Congrats Bubba Pollard on the win!! (:

 

9:05

Comment From Steve 

Way to go BUBBA, bring that guitar back to GA. AWESOME run and awesome coverage Speed51!!

 

9:05

Grill in the inside front stretch wall as he crosses the start/finish line. He finished fourth unofficially.

 

9:04

CHECKERED FLAG: Bubba Pollard WINS the Inaugural Southern Super Series Race at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway!

 

9:04

WHITE FLAG!

 

9:03

TWO LAPS TO GO: Pollard has checked out on the rest of the field as the battle for second on back ensues.

 

9:03

FOUR TO GO: Hemric and Wilson battle for second as Pollard pulls away.

 

9:03

Comment From Courtney 

Thanks for the great coverage. We’re keeping up with the action from Pensacola, FL

 

9:03

FIVE LAPS TO GO (Top 5): Pollard, Wilson, Hemric, Grill, Nasse.

 

9:02

Hemric very slow on the restart as Wilson gets by for second.

 

9:02

GREEN flag is back out.

 

9:02

Comment From Kevin S 

Very Exciting! Outstanding debut of new asphalt series, big crowd and Speed 51 w/the report! Now, if we could get Lanier on the SSS 2014 schedule, life would be perfect!

 

9:02

One to go at the line.

 

9:02

The second round of the inaugural Southern Super Series presented by Sunoco season comes Saturday, April 27 on the high banks of Gresham Motorsports Park in Jefferson, Georgia. The top short track stars in the Southeast and beyond will be on hand at the fast half-mile GMP for the Racing Radios 125 presented by Schoenfeld Headers. For more details on this event, visit www.southernsuperseries.com and www.racegmp.com

 

9:02

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9:01

We’ll try it again. Six laps to go in the Inaugural Southern Super Series race.

 

9:01

Comment From spot 

I love speed51 and fairgrounds speedway!

 

8:59

Comment From Holly Oak 

Big thanks to Speed 51 staff.

 

8:58

Lee USA Speedway, located on Route 125 in Lee, New Hampshire, will open its season Sunday April 14th with the ACT Governor’s Cup 150. Despite winning four track titles, and the prestigious ACT Championship last season, Dover’s Wayne Helliwell Jr. has yet to claim the Governor’s Cup Trophy at his home track despite two dogged attempts. Helliwell was leading last year when tire woes relegated him to a top five position

 

8:58

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8:57

Top 10:
1. 26 Bubba Pollard
2. 98 Daniel Hemric
3. 112 Augie Grill
4. 2 Donnie Wilson
5. 51 Stephen Nasse
6. 43 Dennis Schoenfeld
7. 41 T.J. Reaid
8. 29 Jeff Choquette
9. 54 Jeff Fultz
10. 29 Austin Theriault

 

8:57

Previous restart.

 

 

8:54

Prior to the previous caution, Nasse was able to slip by Schoenfeld just as that caution came back out. On this caution. Robbins got sideways and collected Davis and Karnes.

 

8:54

A near full house tonight. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

8:53

Still at 119 Laps Completed – 6 Laps To Go.

 

8:53

CAUTION: Robbins spins in the back stretch and collects at least two others.

 

8:52

Pollard on the outside lane one more time, Hemric to the inside lane and the GREEN flag is back out one more time.

 

8:52

One to go at the line.

 

8:52

Comment From James 

We Thank You from wisconsin Speed 51

 

8:52

Comment From Guest 

Awesome coverage Team Speed51! We are following Lonnie Sommerville at Nashville and Jeremy N

 

8:51

Comment From stacy 

i love speed 51…

 

8:51

119 Laps Completed – 6 Laps To Go (Top 15):
1. 26 Bubba Pollard
2. 98 Daniel Hemric
3. 112 Augie Grill
4. 2 Donnie Wilson
5. 51 Stephen Nasse
6. 43 Dennis Schoenfeld
7. 18 Hunter Robbins
8. 41 T.J. Reaid
9. 29 Jeff Choquette
10. 54 Jeff Fultz
11. 29 Austin Theriault
12. 29 Spencer Davis
13. 811 Mason Mingus
14. 1 Mike Garvey
15. 8 John Hunter Nemechek

 

8:50

The guitar lies in wait for a winner. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

8:49

CAUTION: Miles spins in turn two.

 

8:49

LAP 119: Pollard’s advantage is getting bigger.

 

8:48

LAP 117: Pollard has a clear race track in front of him as the laps continue to click off. Hemric is trying to keep pace, but is running out of time.

 

8:48

Hanging on for the final Laps. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

8:48

LAP 116: Schoenfeld and Robbins lock horns again and this time Schoenfeld comes out on top and is in the top five.

 

8:47

10 LAPS TO GO (Top 5): Pollard, Hemric, Grill, Wilson, Schoenfeld.

 

8:47

LAP 113: Schoenfeld and Robbins continue to battle for fifth.

 

8:46

LAP 111: Pollard is still leading but Hemric is now starting to bring him back closer as Grill is losing ground.

 

8:46

Comment From Joe Buford 

Speed 51 is great!!!!

 

8:46

(6-10): Schoenfeld, Nasse, Reaid, Choquette, Allen.

 

8:45

LAP 110 (Top 5): Pollard, Hemric, Grill, Wilson, Robbins.

 

8:45

LAP 108: Pollard is again checking out on Hemric and the rest of the field as Grill tries to reel back in Hemric for second.

 

8:44

LAP 106: Robbins and Schoenfeld duke it out for fifth as contact has been made several times.

 

8:44

LAP 105 (Top 5): Pollard, Hemric, Grill, Wilson, Robbins.

 

8:43

LAP 103: Robbins shoots up to fifth while Garvey is off the pace.

 

8:43

GREEN is back out.

 

8:42

One to go at the line.

 

8:42

Comment From Szittai 

Speed51 rules

 

8:42

Comment From Ken 

Checkers or Wreckers!! Awesome Speed51!

 

8:42

Comment From Lenny 

Thanks for the coverage Speed 51,you guys are awesome

 

8:41

102 Laps Completed – 23 Laps To Go (Remaining Cars on the Track):
1. 26 Bubba Pollard
2. 98 Daniel Hemric
3. 112 Augie Grill
4. 2 Donnie Wilson
5. 43 Dennis Schoenfeld
6. 18 Hunter Robbins
7. 1 Mike Garvey
8. 41 T.J. Reaid
9. 51 Stephen Nasse
10. 11 Willie Allen
11. 29 Austin Theriault
12. 29 Jeff Choquette
13. 54 Jeff Fultz
14. 29 Spencer Davis
15. 40 Tyler Miles
16. 19 Lonnie Sommerville
17. 811 Mason Mingus
18. 47 Allen Karnes
19. 8 John Hunter Nemechek
20. 09 Daniel Bolden
21. 17 Bobby Wingo -3

 

8:41

Both Bolden and Nemechek have returned to the track and both are on the lead lap.

 

8:39

Comment From kel 

as always thanks to speed51.com for covering these races. I have followed 3 diff races tonight!! Its all because of you!! Thank you!

 

8:39

Bolden and Nemechek are on pit road as crews work on those machines.

 

8:38

Comment From Todd 

Thank You Speed 51. This is one heck of a race

 

8:36

We’re under delay as Benjamin’s #71 dumped a lot of oil from turn two all the way down the back stretch and into turn three. There is literally no oil left in his machine as Safety and Track Crews continue to clean up the mess.

 

8:34

The UARA-STARS Late Model Series and the Frank Kimmel Street Stock Nationals (FKSSN) will join the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series for the North Carolina Education Lottery 200 at The Rock presented by Cheerwine April 12, 13 and 14. UARA and FKSSN will be competing on Saturday, April 13 in the Fast Track High Performance Driving School 175 , with qualifying on Friday, April 12. The NCWTS will practice on Saturday with qualifying and racing on Sunday, April 14. For tickets and more information, visit www.rockinghamspeedway.com

 

8:34

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8:31

102 Laps Completed – 23 Laps To Go (Remaining Cars on the Track):
1. 26 Bubba Pollard
2. 98 Daniel Hemric
3. 112 Augie Grill
4. 2 Donnie Wilson
5. 43 Dennis Schoenfeld
6. 18 Hunter Robbins
7. 1 Mike Garvey
8. 41 T.J. Reaid
9. 51 Stephen Nasse
10. 11 Willie Allen
11. 29 Austin Theriault
12. 29 Jeff Choquette
13. 54 Jeff Fultz
14. 29 Spencer Davis
15. 40 Tyler Miles
16. 19 Lonnie Sommerville
17. 811 Mason Mingus
18. 47 Allen Karnes
19. 17 Bobby Wingo -3

 

8:27

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8:27

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8:25

The Red Flag has been displayed while Safety and Track Officials tend to Artuso’s badly damaged car. The Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario driver is ok.

 

8:24

Jerry Artuso lost the fuel cell after the car smacked the wall. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

8:24

102 Laps Completed – 23 Laps To Go (Top 10):
1. 26 Bubba Pollard
2. 98 Daniel Hemric
3. 112 Augie Grill
4. 2 Donnie Wilson
5. 43 Dennis Schoenfeld
6. 18 Hunter Robbins
7. 1 Mike Garvey
8. 41 T.J. Reaid
9. 51 Stephen Nasse
10. 11 Willie Allen.

 

8:22

Artuso’s car is a mess. He made very hard contact with the turn three wall. Possibly sliding in fluids left by Benjamin.

 

8:22

Benjamin comes down pit road leaking fluids.

 

8:21

CAUTION: Artuso slams the turn three wall as the Fuel Cell comes out of the car.

 

8:21

LAP 101: Benjamin is off the pace going down the back stretch.

 

8:20

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Good coverage I’m watching!!!!

 

8:20

LAP 100 (Top 5): Pollard, Hemric, Wilson, Grill, Benjamin.

 

8:20

LAP 99: Schoenfeld is on Benjamin’s back bumper.

 

8:20

LAP 98: Wilson, Grill and Benjamin are in a dog fight for 3-5th.

 

8:19

LAP 97: Hemric is trying to stay with Pollard who now paces the field.

 

8:19

LAP 96: Hemric holds him off for now but Pollard right back to the inside and he TAKES THE LEAD.

 

8:19

LAP 95: Pollard to the inside of Hemric.

 

8:18

LAP 94: Schoenfeld has moved up to sixth.

 

8:18

LAP 93: Benjamin gets around Garvey for fifth and is challenging Grill and Wilson.

 

8:18

LAP 92: Wilson slips by Grill for third but Grill is fighting back on the inside.

 

8:17

Hemric chooses the outside lane, Pollard on the bottom and the GREEN flag is out.

 

8:17

One to go.

 

8:17

19 Lonnie Sommerville, 5 Jerry Artuso and 17 Bobby Wingo are the only other cars on the track. Everyone else is out.

 

8:16

Daniel Hemric leading Bubba Pollard.

 

 

8:16

(11-20):
11. 29 Spencer Davis
12. 11 Willie Allen
13. 51 Stephen Nasse
14. 8 John Hunter Nemechek
15. 54 Jeff Fultz
16. 29 Jeff Choquette
17. 811 Mason Mingus
18. 40 Tyler Miles
19. 09 Daniel Bolden
20. 47 Allen Karnes

 

8:16

The VanderLey crew looks for the problem. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

8:15

91 Laps Completed – 34 Laps To Go (Top 10):
1. 98 Daniel Hemric
2. 26 Bubba Pollard
3. 1121 Augie Grill
4. 2 Donnie Wilson
5. 1 Mike Garvey
6. 71 Kyle Benjamin
7. 41 T.J. Reaid
8. 43 Dennis Schoenfeld
9. 29 Austin Theriault
10. 18 Hunter Robbins

 

8:13

CAUTION: VanderLey stops up in turn four.

 

8:13

LAP 91: Top three cars have pulled away from the rest of the field as Wilson is distantly in fourth.

 

8:12

LAP 90 (Top 5): Hemric, Pollard, Grill, Wilson, Garvey.

 

8:12

LAP 89: Grill is now right on Pollard’s back bumper.

 

8:12

LAP 88: Garvey is trying to hold off Benjamin who is all over him for fifth.

 

8:12

LAP 87: Grill has closed the gap in a hurry on Pollard who is following Hemric’s tire tracks.

 

8:11

LAP 85 (Top 5): Hemric, Pollard, Grill, Wilson, Garvey.

 

8:11

LAP 84: Grill has got the fishing pole out and is trying to reel in the top two cars.

 

8:10

LAP 82: Hemric and Pollard have pulled away to battle as Grill is now on the podium in third.

 

8:10

(6-10): Benjamin, Reaid, Schoenfeld, Theriault, Robbins.

 

8:09

LAP 80 (Top 5): Hemric, Pollard, Wilson, Grill, Garvey.

 

8:09

LAP 79: Hemric leads with Pollard right on his back bumper.

 

8:08

LAP 77: Pollard to the outside of Wilson and takes over second.

 

8:08

LAP 76: Wilson, Pollard and Grill again all skate by Garvey to take second through fourth.

 

8:08

Hemric again on the outside while Garvey back to the inside and we’re GREEN.

 

8:07

One to go at the line.

 

8:06

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8:06

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8:05

Still at 75 Laps Completed, so everyone will fall back into their original spots.

 

8:04

CAUTION: Davis spins in turn four, everyone takes evasive action to avoid his spinning machine.

 

8:04

Garvey has a very slow start as Wilson, Pollard and Grill all fly by to take 2-4th.

 

8:04

We’re back to GREEN.

 

8:03

One lap to go as Hemric has chosen the outside lane which forces Garvey to the inside for the restart.

 

8:02

Two laps to go at the line as Hemric and Garvey will be on the front row.

 

8:00

The Southern Super Series has a dice roll after the Competition Caution flag and Pollard rolled the maximum of a six which will put Hemric into the lead with Garvey, Reaid, Wilson and Benjamin the top five.

Pollard will be shuffled to sixth while the rest of the field will realign as they ran when the Competition Caution flew on lap 75.

 

7:59

Another dice roll will set the field for the final 50. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

7:58

The field is now getting realigned on the front stretch.

 

7:57

Wingo has returned to the track as well and he is several laps down.

 

7:57

Cars are now rolling back out onto the track.

House has called it a night. He was running 12th. The car stalled coming down to pit road and they can’t get it fired back up.

 

7:56

VanderLey straps up. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

7:55

Running Order – 75 Laps Complete – 50 Laps To Go
1. 26 Bubba Pollard
2. 71 Kyle Benjamin
3. 2 Donnie Wilson
4. 41 T.J. Reaid
5. 1 Mike Garvey
6. 98 Daniel Hemric
7. 43 Dennis Schoenfeld
8. 112 Augie Grill
9. 8 John Hunter Nemechek
10. 29 Austin Theriault
11. 18 Hunter Robbins
12. 40 Michael House
13. 2 D.J. VanderLey
14. 29 Spencer Davis
15. 11 Willie Allen
16. 811 Mason Mingus
17. 15 Damon Ecoff
18. 51 Stephen Nasse
19. 54 Jeff Fultz
20. 40 Tyler Miles
21. 19 Lonnie Sommerville
22. 29 Jeff Choquette
23. 09 Daniel Bolden
24. 47 Allen Karnes -1
25. 5 Jerry Artuso -5
Everyone else is out of this event.

 

7:55

Artuso’s busted rear end gets attention. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

7:54

Spencer Davis gets refocused. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

7:53

Drivers pit in front of a packed house here at Nashville. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

7:53

Greg Baker gives a lift to Hunter Robbins. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

7:52

5 Minutes left in the break.

 

7:52

Stacy Crain helping out his car in any way possible. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

7:51

Lots of pit work. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

7:51

Donnie Wilson says they need to tighten the car up a bit and they will be fine.

 

7:50

Austin Theriault says his car is way too tight.

 

7:48

Crew takes care of sheet metal for Hemric. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

7:47

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7:47

The 10 Minute Clock Starts Now….

 

7:47

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7:46

All cars are now coming down pit road. As soon as all of the drivers are in their pit stalls, the 10 minute clock will start.

 

7:46

This is the Competition Caution that was Scheduled for Lap 75. There will be a 10-minute break asthe teams will be allowed to change two (2) tires, fuel up and make any adjustments that they can in that time span.

 

7:44

LAP 75: CAUTION is out….

 

7:44

LAP 74: One to go before the break.

 

7:43

Auburn Roommates Hunter Robbins (#18) and DJ VanderLey race door-to-door. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

7:43

LAP 72: Pollard is about to approach a gaggle of cars at the back of the lead lap. Deciding whether to chance it with three laps to go until the break.

 

7:43

The old lady sure is pretty all lit up. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

7:43

LAP 70 (Top 5): Pollard, Benjamin, Wilson, Reaid, Garvey.

 

7:42

LAP 68: Garvey is sixth with Hemric, Schoenfeld and Grill who is coming in a hurry.

 

7:42

Jerry Artuso trying to hang on to all his parts. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

7:42

LAP 67: Pollard approaching the back of the lead lap cars starting with Karnes.

 

7:41

10 Laps to go to the 10-Minute Break.

 

7:41

LAP 65 (Top 5): Pollard, Benjamin, Wilson, Reaid, Garvey.

 

7:40

LAP 64: Pollard and Benjamin with a ton of real estate between each other as well as the rest of the field.

 

7:40

Three wide as Grill matches forward. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

7:40

LAP 62: Grill to the inside of Nemechek. Give him eighth spot.

 

7:39

(6-10): Hemric, Schoenfeld, Nemechek, Grill, Nasse.

 

7:39

LAP 60 (Top 5): Pollard, Benjamin, Wilson, Reaid, Garvey.

 

7:39

LAP 59: Grill is now on Nemechek’s back bumper and the battle for ninth is on.

 

7:38

LAP 58: Grill now to 10th.

 

7:38

LAP 57: Hemric is on Garvey’s back bumper and is trying to get back into the top five with his body panel still flapping in the wind.

 

7:37

LAP 55 (Top 5): Pollard, Benjamin, Wilson, Reaid, Garvey.

 

7:37

LAP 54: Pollard has pulled away from Benjamin while Wilson and Reaid ride third and fourth.

 

7:36

LAP 52: Grill has worked his way up to 14th after nearly going down a lap not that long ago.

 

7:36

Alexander is done due to “restart contact”with Hunter Robbins. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

7:36

LAP 50 (Top 10): Pollard, Benjamin, Wilson, Reaid, Garvey, Hemric, Nasse, Schoenfeld, Nemechek, Theriault.

 

7:35

LAP 48: Wilson is third and is trailed by Reaid and now Garvey who has cracked the top five.

 

7:35

LAP 47: Pollard and Benjamin pull away.

 

7:34

GREEN Flag is back out and we’re back under way.

 

7:34

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7:34

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7:33

One lap to go at the line.

 

7:32

46 Laps Completed – 79 Laps To Go (Top 10):
1. 26 Bubba Pollard
2. 71 Kyle Benjamin
3. 41 T.J. Reaid
4. 2 Donnie Wilson
5. 98 Daniel Hemric
6. 1 Mike Garvey
7. 51 Stephen Nasse
8. 29 Austin Theriault
9. 43 Dennis Schoenfled
10. 8 John Hunter Nemechek

 

7:31

Pit work for veterans Sommerville and Fultz. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

7:30

Ecoff, Sommerville and Fultz all come down pit road.

 

7:30

Yellow Flag Laps do not count in most Southern Super Series events. This one included.

 

7:30

Comment From C 

When are they gonna start counting the yellows

 

7:29

Choquette makes another pit stop for more adjustments.

 

7:28

CAUTION: Alexander makes contact with the third turn wall. May have had help.

 

7:28

Garvey and Nasse are battling for sixth.

 

7:27

LAP 46: Wilson shuffled back to fourth with Hemric right on his back bumper as Nasse has fallen back to seventh.

 

7:27

LAP 45: Reaid goes around the outside of Wilson to take over second spot.

 

7:27

Pollard leads the field back to the GREEN.

 

7:26

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7:26

One to go at the line.

 

7:25

Daniel Hemric has had a fender flapping in the wind tonight. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

7:25

The rest of the field
21. 112 Augie Grill
22. 19 Lonnie Sommerville
23. 29 Jeff Choquette
24. 47 Allen Karnes
25. 5 Jerry Artuso
Everyone else is either a lap or more down or out of the race.

 

7:23

Nemechek started 24th and is now in 9th.

 

7:23

44 Laps Completed – 81 Laps To Go (Top 20):
1. 26 Bubba Pollard
2. 71 Kyle Benjamin
3. 2 Donnie Wilson
4. 41 T.J. Reaid
5. 51 Stephen Nasse
6. 98 Daniel Hemric
7. 29 Austin Theriault
8. 1 Mike Garvey
9. 8 John Hunter Nemechek
10. 2 D.J. VanderLey
11. 40 Michael House
12. 43 Dennis Schoenfeld
13. 84 Clay Alexander
14. 29 Spencer Davis
15. 54 Jeff Fultz
16. 11 Willie Allen
17. 18 Hunter Robbins
18. 811 Mason Mingus
19. 40 Tyler Miles
20. 15 Damon Ecoff

 

7:21

Lots of damage to Bowen. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

7:20

Bowen’s car is moving, but there’s a ton of damage to his #29. Tough break, he got to as high as third at one point and was running sixth when he hit the wall.

 

7:20

CAUTION: Bowen hard into the turn three wall. Artuso has nowhere to go and slid up into him.

 

7:19

LAP 43: Nasse is losing ground in his machine and is talking to his spotter about the rear end that feels like it’s moving around on him.

 

7:19

Knox Jr., has gone a lap down as well.

 

7:18

LAP 41: Pollard has put a lap on Karnes and is chasing after Bolden while Grill continues to try and get away from him.

 

7:18

LAP 40 (Top 5): Pollard, Benjamin, Wilson, Reaid, Nasse.

 

7:17

Bubba Pollard has been a blur tonight. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

7:17

LAP 38: Reaid has slipped by Nasse to take over fourth spot while Hemric has gotten by Bowen for sixth.

 

7:17

LAP 36: Bowen is in sixth with a bumper full of Hemric who has a body panel flapping in the breeze.

 

7:16

LAP 35 (Top 5): Pollard, Benjamin, Wilson, Nasse, Reaid.

 

7:16

LAP 33: Wilson has gotten around Nasse and is by himself in the final podium position.

 

7:16

John Hunter Nemechek has cracked the top 15.

 

7:16

Ricky Turner keeps an eye on Pollard as the sun begins to set. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

7:15

LAP 31: Pollard now to the back of the lead lap cars and has put Wingo a lap down. Next up is Grill who has about caught the back of the pack.

 

7:15

LAP 30: Grill is now a half a straight away ahead of Pollard the leader and is desperately seeking a caution to get to the tail end of the field.

 

7:15

The birth of a new series here tonight. The year will end here with the All American 400. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

7:14

LAP 28: Pollard has pulled away from Benjamin who has pulled away from Nasse and Wilson.

 

7:14

LAP 27: VanderLey, Theriault, Hemric and Garvey run 7-10th.

 

7:13

LAP 25 (Top 5): Pollard, Benjamin, Nasse, Wilson Reaid.

 

7:12

LAP 23: Grill has actually started to pull away a little bit from Pollard.

 

7:12

LAP 22: Bowen has slipped back to sixth but is a safe distance ahead of VanderLey.

 

7:12

Michael House’s crew looks on. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

7:12

LAP 20 (Top 5): Pollard, Benjamin, Nasse, Wilson, Reaid.

 

7:11

LAP 19: Pollard is right on the back bumper of Grill trying to put him a lap down as the second place car on back are right on Pollard’s tail.

 

7:11

Grill has actually not gone down a lap yet and is right in front of Pollard.

 

7:10

LAP 17: Nasse, Wilson and Reaid all skate by Bowen who was slow on the restart.

 

7:10

Grill returns to the track but will go a lap down to the leaders.

 

7:09

We’re GREEN.

 

7:09

Pollard on the high side, Benjamin on the inside in this restart.

 

7:09

One to go at the line.

 

7:09

A reminder there will be 10-minute break at Lap 75 and the teams will be allowed to change two (2) tires, fuel up and make any adjustments that they can in that time span.

 

7:09

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7:08

Grill is still in the car as the hood has come up on his #112.

 

7:07

Bobby Knox Jr. pits with damage.

 

 

7:07

Grill comes down pit road.

 

7:07

Top 10:
1. 26 Bubba Pollard
2. 71 Kyle Benjamin
3. 29 Anderson Bowen
4. 51 Stephen Nasse
5. 98 Daniel Hemric
6. 2 Donnie Wilson
7. 1 Mike Garvey
8. 41 T.J. Reaid
9. 29 Austin Theriault
10. 2 D.J. VanderLay

 

7:06

Cahela comes back down pit road and so does Bolden.

 

7:05

Brian Campbell: “I know I got turned, I just don’t know why that early.”

 

7:05

Karnes comes down pit road as does Knox Jr.

 

7:04

Grill has been stopped on the front stretch to check on possible damage to his machine which is resulting in his heavy dose of smoke.

 

7:04

15 Laps Completed – 110 Laps To Go

 

7:04

CAUTION: Knox Jr., backs it into the turns three and four wall.

 

7:03

Big damage for Campbell. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

7:03

LAP 15: Bowen rockets around a slew of cars and is now on the podium in third.

 

7:03

Heavy smoke coming from Grill’s machine.

 

7:03

LAP 14: Benjamin goes around the outside of Nasse and takes over the second spot.

 

7:02

GREEN is back out.

 

7:02

Pollard chooses the outside lane in these Double File Restart which forces Nasse to the bottom.

 

7:02

One to go at the line.

 

7:02

Campbell pulls behind the pit wall and appears to be done for the night.

 

7:01

Several cars come down pit road included: Mingus, Choquette and Bolden.

 

7:01

13 Laps Completed – 112 Laps To Go (Top 10):
1. 26 Bubba Pollard
2. 51 Stephen Nasse
3. 98 Daniel Hemric
4. 71 Kyle Benjamin
5. 2 Donnie Wilson
6. 29 Anderson Bowen
7. 29 Austin Theriault
8. 1 Mike Garvey
9. 112 Augie Grill
10. 41 T.J. Reaid

 

7:00

Campbell may have tagged the back stretch wall and has a ton of right side damage.

 

6:59

Crew chiefs use the pit boxes to get better view. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

6:59

CAUTION: Campbell spins going down the back stretch.

 

6:59

LAP 13: Nasse falls back into the clutches of Hemric as Pollard continues to pull away.

 

6:58

LAP 12: Hemric, Benjamin, Wilson and Bowen all run nose to tail for 3-6th.

 

6:58

Cahela comes down pit road.

 

6:58

LAP 10 (Top 5): Pollard, Nasse, Hemric, Benjamin, Wilson.

 

6:57

LAP 9: Pollard has opened up a half a second lead over Nasse who has opened the gap a bit on Hemric.

 

6:57

John Hunter Nemechek is up to 19th after starting 24th.

 

6:57

LAP 7: Theirault and Garvey lead a 25-car freight train behind Bowen and the top five.

 

6:56

LAP 6: Bowen has reeled in the top five and is now on Wilson’s back bumper.

 

6:56

LAP 5 (Top 5): Pollard, Nasse, Hemric, Benjamin, Wilson.

 

6:55

LAP 3: Bowen started 10th and is already up to sixth.

 

6:55

LAP 2: Nasse settles into second with Hemric, Benjamin and Wilson trailing.

 

6:55

Lots of shaking up back in the pack as they go two by two.

 

6:55

LAP 1: Pollard with a big jump on Nasse and leads the first lap in SSS History.

 

6:54

Stephen Nasse and Bubba Pollard lead the 31-car field out of turns three and four. The GREEN flag is in the air and We Are Racing….

 

6:54

One Lap to Green.

 

6:53

Two to go signal has been given. We’re moments away from the Green Flag.

 

6:53

Comment From Holly Oak 

Looks like a good crowd.

 

6:52

811 of Mason Mingus pitted and will start at the rear after fixing a shock.

 

6:51

The wave lap. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

6:48

The field is now rolling here at the historic 0.596 mile high-banked paved oval of Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway.

 

6:47

Southern Super Series 125 Starting Line-Up

1. 51 – Stephen Nasse
2. 26 – Bubba Pollard
3. 71 – Kyle Benjamin
4. 98 – Daniel Hemric
5. 1 – Mike Garvey
6. 2 – Donnie Wilson
7. 112 – Augie Grill
8. 29 – Austin Theriault
9. 41 – T.J. Reaid
10. 29 – Anderson Bowen
11. 43 – Dennis Schoenfeld
12. 30 – Bobby Knox, Jr.
13. 2 – D.J. VanderLey
14. 84 – Clay Alexander
15. 40 – Michael House
16. 19 – Lonnie Sommerville
17. 54 – Jeff Fultz
18. 5 – Jerry Artuso
19. 29 – Spencer Davis
20. 29 – Jeff Choquette
21. 11 – Willie Allen
22. 18 – Hunter Robbins
23. 15 – Damon Ecoff
24. 8 – John Hunter Nemechek
25. 20 – Brian Campbell
26. 47 – Allen Karnes
27. 40 – Tyler Miles
28. 811 – Mason Mingus
29. 09 – Daniel Bolden
30. 1 – Keith Cahela
31. 17 – Bobby Wingo

 

6:46

Pollard gives a thumbs up. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

6:46

The command has been given and 31 Super Late Models have fired.

 

6:45

Great crowd on hand. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

6:44

Comment From SB 

Wilson or pollard. It will be a Garc car that wins. Golden meadow , la

 

6:44

Comment From Cale 

I going to predict that Kyle Benjamin continues his hot streak and picks up the win tonight.

 

6:43

Comment From race fan 57 

mike Garvey

 

6:43

This is the Inaugural Southern Super Series race. Definitely a “big race” like atmosphere here at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway in the mold of the All-American 400’s of years past.

 

6:41

Comment From MikeyC 

Clay Alexander bring it home tonight.. lets GO clayman

 

6:41

Comment From joe 

Daniel Hemric in the 98 was fast in the 400 last year been fast this weekend..

 

6:40

Comment From edwina from Louisville 

I would love to see Mason Mingus win.

 

6:40

VanderLey gets last minute encouragement. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

6:39

Ok Race Fans, who do you got? Who’s going to Win the Inaugural Southern Super Series race? Let us know where you’re tuning in from as well….

 

6:38

Comment From SHANE N.B 

GREAT COVERAGE Speed 51 . GOOD LUCK TO LONNIE SOMMERVILLE TONIGHT

 

6:38

Comment From Darrell Palmore 

Been looking forward to this one for a while, got a great looking field tonight!

 

6:37

Anderson Bowen gets strapped in. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

6:37

Pre-Race Ceremonies have wrapped up. Drivers are strapping in and getting final instructions before the command to fire the engines. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

6:36

Will tonight be the Benjamin and Nasse show once again? (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

6:35

Southern Super Series 125 Starting Line-Up

1. 51 – Stephen Nasse
2. 26 – Bubba Pollard
3. 71 – Kyle Benjamin
4. 98 – Daniel Hemric
5. 1 – Mike Garvey
6. 2 – Donnie Wilson
7. 112 – Augie Grill
8. 29 – Austin Theriault
9. 41 – T.J. Reaid
10. 29 – Anderson Bowen
11. 43 – Dennis Schoenfeld
12. 30 – Bobby Knox, Jr.
13. 2 – D.J. VanderLey
14. 84 – Clay Alexander
15. 40 – Michael House
16. 19 – Lonnie Sommerville
17. 54 – Jeff Fultz
18. 5 – Jerry Artuso
19. 29 – Spencer Davis
20. 29 – Jeff Choquette
21. 11 – Willie Allen
22. 18 – Hunter Robbins
23. 15 – Damon Ecoff
24. 8 – John Hunter Nemechek
25. 20 – Brian Campbell
26. 47 – Allen Karnes
27. 40 – Tyler Miles
28. 811 – Mason Mingus
29. 09 – Daniel Bolden
30. 1 – Keith Cahela
31. 17 – Bobby Wingo

 

6:33

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6:32

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6:25

Driver Introductions have started.

 

6:24

Southern Super Series Inaugural Starting Field. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

6:20

Nasse and the fun show off their great dice roll. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

6:19

 

 

5:52

We’re going to take advantage of this downtime to grab some food and beverages as well as get everything together in cooperation with the Southern Super Series with the Pre-Race Ceremonies and Driver Introductions.

We’ll be back in just a little while….

 

5:51

Remainder of Today’s Schedule

7:30p Super Series Last Chance Race 15 laps
Super Series Race 125 Laps
LLM Race 30 Laps
Pro LM Race 100 Laps
Sportsman Race 30 Laps
Open Wheel Race 30 Laps

 

5:50

1/4 mile racing is now complete for the evening.

 

5:50

Never before in history have the ARCA CRA Super Series and the ARCA Midwest Tour competed together in the same race at the same track. That all changes in a big way in 2013 when both tours battle it out together and side-by-side at Toledo Speedway (OH) on April 20 in the “Border Wars” 7-Up 150. Race fans can save $5 per ticket if purchased prior to race day by calling the Toledo track office at 419-727-1100 or downloading the 2013 ticket order form at www.toledospeedway.com, located under forms. The order can be electronically mailed to the track.

Toledo Speedway is located at the I-75/Alexis Road exit on Benore Road at the Michigan-Ohio border. For more information, visit www.toledospeedway.com.

 

5:50

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5:50

1 Bobby Jo Rippey – Super Streets Feature Winner. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

5:48

Super Streets Feature Winner: 1 Bobby Jo Rippey

 

5:46

Tight racing. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

5:40

Be there when the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour visits Missouri’s only asphalt oval, Lebanon I-44 Speedway, for the Mercy Lebanon Masters of the Pros on Saturday, May 18th. The event will pay a minimum of $8,000 to win with $600 to start, highlighted by the winner receiving a signature green jacket similar to the one donned by the champion of golf’s The Masters event. The Mercy Lebanon Masters of the Pros 144 will be the first headline touring series event on the track’s schedule, which also has the track’s first-ever NASCAR K&N Pro Series West visit on Sunday, June 9. For a detailed schedule and more, visit www.i44speedway.net

 

5:40

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5:34

Super Streets (Street Stocks/Factory Stocks) Feature is Green.

 

5:33

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5:33

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5:33

Super Streets 30-Lap main event is up next. This division serves as the headliners on the adjoining 1/4 mile oval here in Nashville, Tennessee.

 

5:32

Pure Stocks Feature Winner: 11 Ronald Jackson. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

5:30

Pure Stocks Feature Winner: 11 Ronald Jackson

 

5:29

These cars are putting on a show. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

5:22

Green Flag is out on the Pure Stocks Feature.

 

5:20

It’s the first major Outlaw Super Late Model race of the 2013 season…it’s the Intimidator 100 at historic Kalamazoo Speedway in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Some of the top names in Outlaw Super Late Model racing will converge on one of the tracks best known for these sleek-bodied machines on opening night for the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series at Kalamazoo. Also on the card will be Kalamazoo’s Super Stocks, Pro Stocks, Mini Stocks and Cyber Stocks. For more details, visit www.kalamazoospeedway.com

 

5:20

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5:19

Pure Stocks 20-Lap Feature is heading out onto the track.

 

5:19

Front Runners Feature Winner: 3 Aaron Ashcroft. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

5:17

Caution Free 20-Lap Feature for the Front Wheel Drive Four-Cylinders.

 

5:17

Front Runners (Four-Cylinders) Feature Winner: 3 Aaron Ashcroft

 

5:14

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Good luck Mike Garvey & Mason Mingus

 

5:11

Front Runners Feature is Green….

 

5:10

The cars and stars of the ARCA/CRA Super Series are set to kick off an exciting 2013 season in just a few short weeks at one of the toughest racetracks in the country. The 2013 ARCA/CRA Super Series season will start at the quarter-mile Anderson Speedway in Indiana on Saturday, April 13. The short track gladiators of the ARCA/CRA Super Series will battle for 125 laps in one of the most anticipated early-season Super Late Model events, the Anderson 125. For more details, entry forms for racers and more, visit www.cra-racing.com

 

5:09

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5:08

Front Runners (Four-Cylinders) 20-Lap Feature will be rolling out next.

 

5:08

67 Jay Cohen – Legends Cars Feature Winner. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

5:06

Legends Cars Feature Winner: 67 Jay Cohen

 

5:02

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Way to go Cody Coughlin ! Way to put the #1 jegs car in the 1 spot!have fun and good luck!

 

5:01

All 31 Southern Super Series Teams will start in tonight’s 125-lap main.

 

5:01

Comment From Darrell Palmore 

Will there still be a last chancr race or will all 31 start the main?

 

4:57

Green Flag on the Legends Cars Feature. We will have limited coverage of the 1/4 mile events here this afternoon and into the evening.

 

4:55

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4:55

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4:54

Legends Cars 25-lap Feature is on the track. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

4:53

Invocation and National Anthem are both complete; It’s time to go racing here at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway.

 

4:48

Pre-Race Ceremonies have started….

 

4:45

Remainder of Today’s Schedule

5:00p Green Flag for 1/4 Mile Track
5:00p-5:25p Legends 25 Laps
5:33p-5:53p Front Runners 20 Laps
6:01p-6:21p Pure Stock 20 Laps
6:29p-6:59p Super Street 30 Laps
7:30p Super Series Last Chance Race 15 laps
Super Series Race 125 Laps
LLM Race 30 Laps
Pro LM Race 100 Laps
Sportsman Race 30 Laps
Open Wheel Race 30 Laps

 

4:43

1/4 mile action is about to start shortly as the Legend Cars are now on the race track.

 

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4:27

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4:19

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4:16

Southern Super Series Time Trial Results

1. 51 – Stephen Nasse 18.432
2. 26 – Bubba Pollard 18.530
3. 71 – Kyle Benjamin 18.535
4. 98 – Daniel Hemric 18.568
5. 1 – Mike Garvey18.631
6. 2 – Donnie Wilson 18.661
7. 112 – Augie Grill 18.668
8. 29 – Austin Theriault 18.669
9. 41 – TJ Reaid 18.675
10. 29 – Anderson Bowen 18.684
11. 43 – Dennis Schoenfeld 18.707
12. 30 – Bobby Knox, Jr. 18.723
13. 2 – DJ VanderLey 18.723
14. 84 – Clay Alexander 18.739
15. 40 – Michael House 18.766
16. 19 – Lonnie Sommerville 18.774
17. 54 – Jeff Fultz 18.790
18. 5 – Jerry Artuso 18.793
19. 29 – Spencer Davis 18.804
20. 29 – Jeff Choquette 18.811
21. 11 – Willie Allen 18.821
22. 18 – Hunter Robbins 18.822
23. 15 – Damon Ecoff 18.879
24. 8 – John Hunter Nemechek 18.922
25. 20 – Brian Campbell 18.935
26. 47 – Allen Karnes 18.966
27. 40 – Tyler Miles 18.972
28. 811 – Mason Mingus 18.973
29. 09 – Daniel Bolden 19.034
30. 1 – Keith Cahela 19.620
31. 17 – Bobby Wingo 19.847

 

4:05

Time Trial results are coming soon.

 

4:05

All 31 cars that took time will start the event.

 

4:05

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Do you know how many are locked in from time trials

 

4:05

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4:04

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Awesome pole for Nasse

 

4:04

With that fast time award, Stephen Nasse also is unofficially the Southern Super Series presented by Sunoco points leader. Nasse picked up 15 points for setting fast time.

 

4:02

Stephen Nasse Wins the Fast Qualifier Award and the $500 bonus that goes with it. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

4:00

Stephen Nasse sets fast time.

 

3:59

17 – Bobby Wingo

Lap 1 – 20.031
Lap 2 – 19.974

Best – 19.974

 

3:58

09 – Daniel Bolden

Lap 1 – 19.126
Lap 2 – 19.034

Best – 19.034

 

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3:56

40 – Michael House

Lap 1 – 18.766
Lap 2 – 18.944

Best – 18.766

 

3:55

29 – Anderson Bowen

Lap 1 – 18.684
Lap 2 – 18.690

Best – 18.684

 

3:54

Bobby Wingo will be the final SSS Qualifier of the day. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

3:54

41 – TJ Reaid

Lap 1 – 18.679
Lap 2 – 18.708

Best – 18.679

 

3:53

40 – Tyler Miles

Lap 1 – 18.972
Lap 2 – 19.272

Best – 19.272

 

3:52

Anderson Bowen is towards the end of the line in SSS Qualifying. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

3:52

11 – Willie Allen

Lap 1 – 18.821
Lap 2 – 18.947

Best – 18.821

 

3:51

T.J. Reaid has won before at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

3:50

18 – Hunter Robbins

Lap 1 – 18.894
Lap 2 – 18.822

Best – 18.822

 

3:49

29 – Spencer Davis

Lap 1 – 18.934
Lap 2 – 18.804

Best – 18.804

 

3:49

Bon Aqua, Tennessee native, Willie Allen hopes to win in front of his home track fans in Stacey Crain’s #11. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

3:48

2 – DJ VanderLey

Lap 1 – 18.723
Lap 2 – 18.793

Best – 18.723

 

3:47

Spencer Davis gets final instructions before heading out to Qualify. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

3:47

29 – Jeff Choquette

Lap 1 – 18.811
Lap 2 – 18.877

Best – 18.811

 

3:46

1 – Keith Cahela

Lap 1 – 19.620
Lap 2 – 19.645

Best – 19.620

 

3:45

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3:45

Hunter Robbins has been fast all season wherever he goes and hopes to visit victory lane for the first time in 2013 later tonight. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

3:44

15 – Damon Ecoff

Lap 1 – 18.829
Lap 2 – 18.879

Best – 18.879

 

3:43

47 – Allen Karnes

Lap 1 – 18.966
Lap 2 – 19.023

Best – 18.968

 

3:42

SpeedFest 2013 Winner, Jeff Choquette patiently waits his turn to go out for Qualifying. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

3:42

8 – John Hunter Nemechek

Lap 1 – 19.025
Lap 2 – 18.922

Best – 18.922

 

3:41

112 – Augie Grill

Lap 1 – 18.668
Lap 2 – 18.722

Best – 18.668

 

3:40

John Hunter Nemechek will head out next. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

3:40

1 – Mike Garvey

Lap 1 – 18.719
Lap 2 – 18.631

Best – 18.631

 

3:38

29 – Austin Theriault

Lap 1 – 18.704
Lap 2 – 18.669

Best – 18.669

 

3:37

811 – Mason Mingus

Lap 1 -18.978
Lap 2 – 19.008

Best – 18.978

 

3:37

SSS Post-Qualifying Impound is starting to fill up. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

3:36

30 – Bobby Knox, Jr.

Lap 1 – 18.723
Lap 2 – 18.820

Best – 18.723

 

3:35

84 – Clay Alexander

Lap 1 – 18.739
Lap 2 – 18.798

Best – 18.739

 

3:34

Augie Grill sits in line waiting to go out for SSS Qualifying. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

3:34

26 – Bubba Pollard

Lap 1 – 18.560
Lap 2 – 18.530

Best – 18.530

 

3:33

20 – Brian Campbell

Lap 1 – 18.996
Lap 2 – 18.935

Best – 18.935

 

3:32

Co-ARCA Racing Series Presented by Menards points leader, Mason Mingus will be heading out soon. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

3:31

43 – Dennis Schoenfeld

Lap 1 – 18.729
Lap 2 – 18.707

Best – 18.707

 

3:30

71 – Kyle Benjamin

Lap 1 – 18.602
Lap 2 – 18.535

Best – 18.535

 

3:29

5 – Jerry Artuso

Lap 1 – 18.810
Lap 2 – 18.793

Best – 18.793

 

3:28

2 – Donnie Wilson

Lap 1 – 18.772
Lap 2 – 18.661

Best – 18.661

 

3:27

54 – Jeff Fultz

Lap 1 – 18.845
Lap 2 – 18.790

Best – 18.790

 

3:26

Brian Campbell is hoping to take a guitar home from the Music City at the end of the night. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

3:25

51 – Stephen Nasse

Lap 1 – 18.432
Lap 2 – 18.479

Best – 18.432 FAST TIME

 

3:24

19 – Lonnie Sommerville

Lap 1 – 18.774
Lap 2 – 18.805

Best – 18.775

 

3:24

Jeff Fultz waits to go out. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

3:23

98 – Daniel Hemric

Lap 1 – 18.568
Lap 2 – 18.582

Best – 18.568

 

3:22

Stephen Nasse is all business as he will go out third. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

3:22

Track is hot for Southern Super Series Time Trials. Daniel Hemric is the first car out. He was the fastest in practice earlier today.

 

3:21

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3:21

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Kyle Benjamin gets the pole

 

3:21

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3:20

Daniel Hemric will be the first qualifier. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

3:20

The Southern Super Series is up next. Anyone have a pick for the pole?

 

3:19

We have received word that three Modifieds had their time disallowed for too much left side weight: Jim Wall, Casey Clark and Jerry Seymour.

Also the Limited Late Model of Greg Gresham was DQed for being too light.

 

3:19

32 Super Late Model teams are on the grounds for the inaugural Southern Super Series event. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

3:17

Here comes the Southern Super Series as they make there way onto pit road in preparation for Qualifying. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

3:15

Pro Late Model Time Trial Results
1 1 Cody Coughlin 19.095
2 20 Andy Johnson 19.167
3 29 Spencer Davis 19.219
4 40 Sterling Marlin 19.271
5 8 Mark Day 19.278
6 X2 Dennis Reno 19.310
7 98 Justin Ashburn 19.393
8 16 Austin Brawley 19.422
9 140 Tyler Miles 19.439
10 14 Davey Coble 19.492
11 10 Hunter Spivey 19.502
12 44 Tommy Joe Martins 19.520
13 88 Tucker Wingo 19.533
14 9 Michael Bolden 19.595
15 41 Jeff Letson 19.675
16 15 Chase Chaffin 19.684
17 09 Daniel Bolden 19.708
18 12 TW Fisher 19.922
19 24 JR Bolden 20.654

 

3:15

That will do it for the Pro Late Models. Cody Coughlin set fast time.

 

3:15

 

 

3:15

15 – Chase Chaffin

Lap 1 – 19.774
Lap 2 – 19.684

Best – 19.684

 

3:14

8 – Mark Day

Lap 1 – 19.395
Lap 2 – 19.278

Best – 19.278

 

3:14

Chase Chaffin will be the final Pro Late Model to Qualify. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

3:13

98 – Justin Ashburn

Lap 1 – 20.202
Lap 2 – 19.393

Best – 19.393

 

3:12

16 – Autstin Brawley

Lap 1 – 19.584
Lap 2 – 19.422

Best 19.422

 

3:11

14 – Davey Coble

Lap 1 – 19.690
Lap 2 – 19.492

Best – 19.492

 

3:10

24 – JR Bolden

Lap 1 – 20.662
Lap 2 – 20.654

Best – 20.654

 

3:09

10 – Hunter Spivey

Lap 1 – 19.502
Lap 2 – 19.536

Best – 19.502

 

3:08

x2 – Dennis Reno, Jr.

Lap 1 – 19.382
Lap 2 – 19.310

Best – 19.310

 

3:07

9 – Michael Bolden

Lap 1 – 19.939
Lap 2 – 19.595

Best – 19.595

 

3:07

20 – Andy Johnson

Lap 1 – 19.336
Lap 2 – 19.167

Best – 19.167

 

3:06

Cody Coughlin climbs out of the car and checks in with the Team JEGS crew after setting fast time. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

3:06

12 – TW Fisher

Lap 1 – 19.922
Lap 2 – 19.677

Best – 19.677

 

3:05

44 – Tommy Joe Martins

Lap 1 – 19.644
Lap 2 – 19.520

Best – 19.520

 

3:04

40 – Sterling Marlin

Lap 1 – 19.335
Lap 2 – 19.271

Best – 19.271

 

3:03

88 – Tucker Wingo

Lap 1 – 19.479
Lap 2 – 19.533

Best – 19.479

 

3:02

41 – Jeff Letson

Lap 1 – 19.700
Lap 2 – 19.675

Best – 19.675

 

3:01

40 – Tyler Miles

Lap 1 – 19.467
Lap 2 – 19.439

Best – 19.439

 

3:00

1 – Cody Coughlin

Lap 1 – 19.354
Lap 2 – 19.095

Best – 19.095 FAST TIME

 

2:59

129 – Spencer Davis

Lap 1 – 19.470
Lap 2 – 19.219

Best – 19.219

 

2:59

09 – Daniel Bolden

Lap 1 – 19.785
Lap 2 – 19.708

Best – 19.708

 

2:58

Jeff Letson is one of several drivers doing double duty today as the Southeastern veteran is racing in his Pro Late Model and a Modified. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

2:56

Pro Late Models are up next.

 

2:53

Cody Coughlin will roll out third in the PLM Qualifying order. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

2:52

Daniel Bolden will be the first Pro Late Model to go out to Qualify. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

2:49

Limited Late Model Time Trial Results
1 5 Bobby Terry 20.267
2 3 Alan Carter 20.337
3 51 Chase Chaffin 20.658
4 66 Eddie Taylor 20.755
5 24 Greg Gresham 20.909
6 12 Jamie Hoskins 20.923
7 13 Ryan Lynch 21.029
8 57 Danny Wilkerson 21.030
9 22 Bailey Wenthe 21.108
10 7 Kyle Campbell 21.387
11 8 Duane King 22.409

 

2:48

That will wrap it up for the Limited Late Models. Pro Late Models are next for time trials.

 

2:47

51 – Chaz Chaffin

Lap 1 – 20.861
Lap 2 – 20.658

Best – 20.658

 

2:47

57 – Danny Wilkerson
Lap 1 – 21.157
Lap 2 – 21.030

Best – 21.030

 

2:45

13 – Ryan Lynch

Lap 1 – 21.322
Lap 2 – 21.029

Best – 21.029

 

2:45

Southern Super Series teams waiting patiently for the support divisions Qualifying to wrap up. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

2:44

24 – Greg Gresham

Lap 1 – 20.998
Lap 2 – 20.909

Best – 20.909

 

2:43

5 – Bobby Terry

Lap 1 – 20.583
Lap 2 – 20.267

Best – 20.267 FAST TIME

 

2:42

3 – Alan Carter

Lap 1 – 20.521
Lap 2 – 20.337

Best – 20.337

 

2:41

22 – Bailey Wenth

Lap 1 – 21.318
Lap 2 – 21.108

Best – 21.108

 

2:40

12 – Jamie Hoskins

Lap 1 – 21.276
Lap 2 – 20.923

Best – 20.923

 

2:39

7 – Kyle Campbell

Lap 1 – 21.636
Lap 2 – 21.387

Best – 21.387

 

2:39

Both cars and trucks race in the Limited Late Models division here at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

2:38

66 – Eddie Taylor

Lap 1 – 20.904
Lap 2 – 20.755

Best – 20.755

 

2:37

8 – Duane King

Lap 1 – 22.531
Lap 2 – 22.409

Best – 22.409

 

2:36

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2:36

Limited Late Models are on track now.

 

2:35

A total of 11 Limited Late Models are set to take time.

 

2:35

Limited Late Models are about ready to head out to Qualify. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

2:34

Modified Time Trial Results
1 131 Jeff Letson 20.200
2 114 Casey Bishop 20.216
3 07 Bubba Pollard 20.275
4 00 Braden Curran 20.308
5 91 Jim Wall 20.362
6 9 Chris Wagner 20.363
7 145 Billy Melvin 20.444
8 17 Wade Redd 20.742
9 65 Jerry Seymour 20.822
10 27 Tim Lawson 20.953
11 5 Mike Crow 21.140
12 57 Casey Clark 21.181
13 12 Ken Hickman 21.241

 

2:32

12 – Wade Redd

Lap 1 – 20.742
Lap 2 – 20.808

Best – 20.742

 

2:31

12 – Ken Hickman

Lap 1 – 21.406
Lap 2 – 21.241

Best – 21.241

 

2:29

57 – Casey Clark

Lap 1 – 21.276
Lap 2 – 21.181

Best – 21.181

 

2:29

65 – Jerry Seymour

Lap 1 – 20.869
Lap 2 – 20.822

Best – 20.822

 

2:28

00 – Brandon Curran

Lap 1 – 20.404
Lap 2 – 20.308

Best – 20.308

 

2:27

114 – Casey Bishop

Lap 1 – 20.517
Lap 2 – 20.216

Best – 20.216

 

2:26

27 – Tim Lawson

Lap 1 – 21.104
Lap 2 – 20.953

Best – 20.953

 

2:25

9 – Chris Wagner

Lap 1 – 20.521
Lap 2 – 20.363

Best – 20.363

 

2:24

145 – Billy Melvin

Lap 1 – 20.629
Lap 2 – 20.444

Best – 20.444

 

2:23

131 – Jeff Letson

Lap 1 – 20.200
Lap 2- 20.086

Best – 20.086 FAST TIME

 

2:22

91 – Jim Wall

Lap 1 – 20.362
Lap 2 – 20.382

Best – 20.362

 

2:21

07 – Bubba Pollard

Lap 1 – 20.275
Lap 2 – 20.313

Best – 20.275 FAST TIM

 

2:20

5c – Michael Crowe

Lap 1 – 21.140
Lap 2 – 21.279

Best – 21.140

 

2:19

Jeff Belt set fast time for the Sportsman field. The Modifieds are up next.

 

2:09

Comment From Jegs fan 

Good luck tonight Cody Coughlin !

 

2:08

Howard Tucker will be the first official car to take time for the Sportsman.

 

2:07

Bill Benson spun his No. 99 coming to the green, and will get another shot it later.

 

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2:02

The Sportsman division will be the first group up for time trials.

 

1:51

Super Late Models are finishing up in tech now.

 

1:47

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Reid,Campbell,and Garvey

 

1:41

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1:41

Trivia time!

One of late model racing’s crown jewels, the All-American 400, is ran here every fall. We have three former All-American winners in the field today for the Southern Super Series event. Who are they?

 

1:40

Comment From Old Man Richard 

This is going to be one heck of a show == All these divisions At one track == Super stars & Super cars == Where could you get a better deal == Especially at a land mark == this ought to be on Tv & radio == Speed/51 does the deal == Thanks == Conyers, Ga. ==

 

1:40

Weekly Divisions Drivers Meeting has let out. 1/4 mile divisions Qualifying will be next up on the Schedule.

 

1:34

With eight support divisions, there’s a lot off drivers listening in on the rules and procedures for today. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

1:31

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1:29

Cody Coughlin (Left) and Kevin Hamlin (Right) discuss strategy for tonight’s 100-lap Pro Late Models Feature. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

1:27

The support divisions Drivers Meeting has started. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

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1:19

Pro Late Model Practice Times
1 40 Sterling Marlin 19.663
2 14 Davey Coble 19.710
3 9 Michael Bolden 19.799
4 X2 Dennis Reno 19.816
5 8 Mark Day 19.944
6 15 Chase Chaffin 19.959
7 98 Justin Ashburn 19.963
8 88 Tucker Wingo 20.034
9 12 TW Fisher 20.075
10 140 Tyler Miles 20.095
11 1 Taylor Webb 20.213
12 10 Hunter Spivey 20.250
13 44 Tommy Joe Martins 20.257
14 16 Austin Brawley 20.281
15 41 Jeff Letson 20.290
16 09 Daniel Bolden 20.402
17 24 JR Bolden 21.656
18 20 Andy Johnson 22.098
19 51 Jeff O’Neill 22.391
20 1 Cody Coughlin no time
21 29 Spencer Davis no time
22 5 Bobby Terry no time

 

1:18

Southern Super Series time trials will take place after the local divisions. If you are in the area, you have plenty of time to make it to the track.

 

1:17

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So…Super Series qualifying is at 1:55?

 

1:14

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1:14

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1:14

Remainder of today’s schedule

1:25p Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville Drivers Meeting
1:30p Grandstand Gates Open
1:55p Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville Qualifying
To Follow Super Series Qualifying
5:00p Green Flag for 1/4 Mile Track
5:00p-5:25p Legends 25 Laps
5:33p-5:53p Front Runners 20 Laps
6:01p-6:21p Pure Stock 20 Laps
6:29p-6:59p Super Street 30 Laps
7:30p Super Series Last Chance Race 15 laps
Super Series Race 125 Laps
LLM Race 30 Laps
Pro LM Race 100 Laps
Sportsman Race 30 Laps
Open Wheel Race 30 Laps

 

1:12

Pratice has concluded.

 

1:12

Top Five in Pro Late Model practice: Marlin, Davey Coble, Michael Bolden, Dennis Reno and Mark Day.

 

1:10

Sterling Marlin leads Pro Late Model practice with a 19.663.

 

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1:08

The Back pits here at Nashville. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

1:06

Support cars have to roll in from the back pits. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

1:01

Team Construction is providing a $100 bonus to the driver who leads lap 32 and lap 80 in the Southern Super Series event.

 

12:44

Limited Late Models are all done Practicing for today. The Modifieds have rolled out for the final time this afternoon.

 

12:44

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12:33

Remainder of Today’s schedule

12:34p-12:44p LLM Practice
12:45p Super Series to Pre-Qualifying Tech
12:46p-12:56p Open Wheel Practice
12:58p- 1:15p Pro LM Practice
1:25p Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville Drivers Meeting
1:30p Grandstand Gates Open
1:55p Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville Qualifying
To Follow Super Series Qualifying
5:00p Green Flag for 1/4 Mile Track
5:00p-5:25p Legends 25 Laps
5:33p-5:53p Front Runners 20 Laps
6:01p-6:21p Pure Stock 20 Laps
6:29p-6:59p Super Street 30 Laps
7:30p Super Series Last Chance Race 15 laps
Super Series Race 125 Laps
LLM Race 30 Laps
Pro LM Race 100 Laps
Sportsman Race 30 Laps
Open Wheel Race 30 Laps

 

12:29

Limited Late Models are up next for their Final Practice of the day as the Sportsman have completed their Hot Laps for today.

 

12:28

Southern Super Series Practice Results
Pos Car Name Time
1 98 Daniel Hemric 18.756
2 71 Kyle Benjamin 18.761
3 51 Stephen Nasse 18.857
4 41 R T.J. Reaid 18.955
5 29 B Anderson Bowen 18.974
6 1 Mike Garvey 18.990
7 29 T Austin Theriault 18.992
8 29 C Jeff Choquette 19.058
9 2 W Donnie Wilson 19.159
10 26 Bubba Pollard 19.165
11 15 Damon Ecoff 19.187
12 29 Spencer Davis 19.199
13 811 Mason Mingus 19.205
14 11 Willie Allen 19.212
15 40 H Michael House 19.221
16 8 John Hunter Nemechek 19.258
17 2 D.J. Vanderley 19.266
18 19 Lonnie Sommerville 19.274
19 54 Jeff Fultz 19.287
20 20 Brian Campbell 19.289
21 18 Hunter Robbins 19.296
22 43 Dennis Schoenfeld 19.323
23 30 Bobby Knox Jr. 19.378
24 84 Clay Alexander 19.425
25 47 Allen Karnes 19.492
26 9 Daniel Bolden 19.576
27 112 Augie Grill 19.718
28 40 Tyler Miles 19.722
29 5 Jerry Artuso 19.755
30 17 Bobby Wingo 19.983
31 1 Y Keith Cahela 20.054

 

12:24

Sportsman are on the track for their final practice of the weekend.

 

12:20

Times for the Super Late Models are coming soon.

 

12:19

One of the most prestigious Super Late Model events in the country celebrates its 30th running in 2013. It’s the World Crown 300 at Jefferson, Georgia’s Gresham Motorsports Park. The World Crown winners’ list reads like a who’s-who in short track racing and drivers from throughout the country will try to etch their name into World Crown history on July 4 in the 30th annual running of the 300-lap event. For more details on the 30th Annual World Crown 300 at Gresham Motorsports Park, visit www.racegmp.com

 

12:19

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12:19

And speaking of GMP…

 

12:18

Numerous drivers are reporting that they would like to have more grip with a softer tire. The combination that is being ran today is the same combo that is seen at Gresham Motorsports Park.

 

12:17

Practice is in the books for the Southern Super Series. The next on track action for the Late Models is time trials later this afternoon.

 

12:09

Five minutes left in practice.

 

12:09

Stephen Nasse works the high banks. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

12:08

Anderson Bowen and Mike Garvey have just vaulted to the top of the practice sheet.

 

12:07

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12:04

10 minutes left in practice.

 

11:57

Dennis Schoenfeld heads down pit road after making a run in Practice. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

11:55

Remember the pole award will pay $500 today and is presented by Hamner Racing Engines, McGunegill Engine Performance and RW Engines.

 

11:54

Clay Alexander is hoping that his home track advantage will propel him to a win tonight. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

11:54

20 minutes left in Southern Super Series Practice.

 

11:53

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What a weekend this is going to be == Speed/51 on top of it all ==“Has the South East covered == Thanks to all the drivers/teams – the track & staff – and especially the sponsors == who made all this possible !! == Everyone have a safe weekend == Racing Nut = Conyers, Ga. ==

 

11:51

Mike Garvey heads down the front stretch at max speed coming out of the fourth corner. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

11:49

Stephen Nasse will be a threat to win later tonight. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

11:46

Donnie Wilson makes his way out of turn four. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

11:46

On track: Grill, Choquette, Reaid, Benjamin, Wilson, Nasse and Ecoff.

 

11:46

Top 10 in Southern Super Series Practice
1. 98 Daniel Hemric 19.054
2. 71 Kyle Benjamin 19.062
3. 51 Stephen Nasse 19.084
4. 29C Jeff Choquette 19.153
5. 2W Donnie Wilson 19.159
6. 29T Austin Theriault 19.169
7. 15 Damon Ecoff 19.187
8. 26 Bubba Pollard 19.194
9. 29B Anderson Bowen 19.205
10. Mason Mingus 19.205

 

11:45

It’s an unprecedented triple-header of Super Late Model action North of the Border in 2013…the Autobus La Quebecois Triple Crown at the Autodrome Chaudiere in Valley Junction, Quebec in 2013. The Autobus La Quebecois Triple Crown will pit the best Super Late Model drivers from across North America in a series of three events with a purse totaling $135,000. And, as an added bonus, drivers who compete in all three Triple Crown events will vie for their share of a bonus points fund totaling $30,000. Round 1 will be a 150 lapper on May 18, 2013 and will double as the Autodrome Chaudiere season opener. Round 2 will be staged on August 6, 2013 and will feature NASCAR star Kyle Busch competing at Chaudiere. The final round will be a 200 lap race on September 7, 2013. It will be pay $10,000 to win and will pay $100 per lap to the race leader, a total of $20,000 in guaranteed lap leader money.

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11:45

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11:44

Anderson Bowen works the steering wheel. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

11:43

The 60 of Tyler Speer has withdrawn. He was slated to be the first driver out in time trials, so every driver will move up one spot in that order.

 

11:42

One driver who has visited victory lane in the past here at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway is Brian Campbell. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

11:42

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11:41

Kyle Benjamin has been quick so far this.morning in the only SSS Practice of the day. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

11:40

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11:38

Donnie Wilson works the turns. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

11:36

Daniel Hemric steers the #98 Carswell Motorsports entry around the Nashville, Tennessee oval. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

11:36

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11:35

On track: Grill, Reaid, Artuso, Choquette, Hemric, Robbins and Davis.

 

11:28

Two-Time Daytona 500 winer, Sterling Marlin watches Southern Super Series Practice. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

11:27

The Super Late Models will practice until 12:15 CST. We will then have another round of local practice.

 

11:26

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11:26

Canadian invader, Jerry Artuso pulls down to the bottom groove after a run. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

11:25

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11:25

Bubba Pollard and Anderson Bowen are sixth and seventh.

 

11:25

The Southern Super Series will be there on May 4. We hope to see all the fans there!

 

11:25

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I will be keeping up While Montgomery Motor Speedway is running their local show.

 

11:24

Damon Ecoff is fifth fastest.

 

11:24

John Hunter Nemechek turns laps early in SSS Practice. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

11:24

Cars on track: Artuso, Cahela, Grill, Fultz, Nemechek, Davis, Wilson, Knox and Karnes.

 

11:23

26 cars have now been on track.

 

11:23

Daniel Hemric is the fastest with a 19.054. He leads Kyle Benjamin, Stephen Nasse and Austin Theriault.

 

11:23

Willie Allen, at speed. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

11:22

17 cars have been on track do far.

 

11:21

A slew of Southern Super Series teams are in line on pit road. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

11:20

Officials are allowing 15 cars on the track at a time. When one comes off, another is sent out.

 

11:19

Green flag is out. Nasse, Alexander, Choquette, Fultz, Artuso, Ecoff, Bowen, Campbell. Davis, Pollard, Benjami, VanderLey and Garvey on track to start things off.

 

11:19

Augie Grill waits in line as cars go by on the front stretch. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

11:17

Bubba Pollard gets ready to head out. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

11:17

Super Late Models are being moved down to the stop-and-go at the end of pit road.

 

11:16

Southern Super Series teams are lined up and ready to roll out for their only Practice Session of the day. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

11:14

The Southern Super Series will head on track next for their final practice session of the weekend.

 

11:14

We got some speed from the Pro Late Model list, but only a handful had transponders.

1. 88 Tucker Wingo 19.874
2. 29 Spencer Davis 19.912
3. 1c Cody Coughlin 19.954
4. x2 Dennis Reno 20.116
5. 44 Tommy Jo Martin 20.121
6. 51 Jee O’Neal 20.216
7. 09 Michael Bolden 20.289

Many others took time, but had no transponders.

 

11:11

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11:09

Super Streets are on track now. (Speed51.com photo)

 

 

11:09

Local cars take action. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

11:02

The track crew is laying down some speedy dry on the front stretch after a Legends Car gave up the ghost on the last lap of practice.

 

11:01

Mark Day said that he couldn’t get the Super Late Model running right, and will concentrate his efforts on the Pro Late Model 100.

 

11:01

Comment From scotty 

i noticed mark day wasn’t listed in the qualifying line up, is he still running both pro and super lm?

 

10:58

The Super Street division will be up next.

 

10:57

That will do it for Legends practice.

 

10:57

Lots of cars spin in turn one. The report is that there is oil on the on the front stretch. None of the cars have any damage.

 

10:55

Henderson spins again, but escapes unharmed for a second time.

 

10:55

Watch out for Clay Alexander he’s won several Pro Late Model races here at Nashville.(Speed51.com photo)

 

 

10:52

Tyler Henderson spins in turn two, but does not hit anything. We are back under green.

 

10:49

Willie Allen has slid in to the seat of Stacy Crain’s No. 11 machine.

 

10:49

Comment From Jesse 

Whose car is Willie Allen driving?

 

10:48

The Spencer Davis Pro Late Model is on jacks as they are ready to rock with it later. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

10:46

Southern Super Series Time Trial Order

1. 60 – Tyler Speer
2. 98 – Daniel Hemric
3. 19 – Lonnie Sommerville
4. 51 – Stephen Nasse
5. 54 – Jeff Fultz
6. 2 – Donnie Wilson
7. 5 – Jerry Artuso
8. 71 – Kyle Benjamin
9. 43 – Dennis Schoenfeld
10. 20 – Brian Campbell
11. 26 – Bubba Pollard
12. 84 – Clay Alexander
13. 30 – Bobby Knox, Jr.
14. 811 – Mason Mingus
15. 29 – Austin Theriault
16. 1 – Mike Garvey
17. 112 – Augie Grill
18. 8 – John Hunter Nemechek
19. 47 – Allen Karnes
20. 15 – Damon Ecoff
21. 1 – Keith Cahela
22. 29 – Jeff Choquette
23. 2 – DJ VanderLey
24. 29 – Spencer Davis
25. 18 – Hunter Robbins
26. 11 – Wille Allen
27. 40 – Tyler Miles
28. 41 – TJ Reaid
29. 29 – Anderson Bowen
30. 40 – Michael House
31. 09 – Daniel Bolden
32. 17 – Bobby Wingo

 

10:46

Front Runners are done Practicing and now it’s the Legends Cars turn to head out.

 

10:45

After the Front Runners complete their Practice Session, the Legends Cars will roll out next and will be followed by the Super Streets and that will wrap 1/4 mile Practice.

Then the Southern Super Series will roll out for their one and only Practice of the day back on the 0.596 mile high-banked paved oval and that will last an hour and run from 11:15am-12:15pm.

 

10:45

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10:38

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Thanks speed for the coverage. Great turn out of cars. Hopefully this is the beginning of a great series for super late models.

 

10:36

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10:36

Pure Stocks Practice is now complete. The Front Runners (Four-Cylinders) will come out next.

 

10:34

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10:29

Remainder of Today’s schedule

10:23a-10:33a Pure Stock Practice
10:35a-10:45a Front Runners Practice
10:47a-10:57a Legends Practice
10:59a-11:09a Super Street Practice
11:15a-12:15p Super Series Practice
12:17p-12:32p Sportsman Practice
12:34p-12:44p LLM Practice
12:45p Super Series to Pre-Qualifying Tech
12:46p-12:56p Open Wheel Practice
12:58p- 1:15p Pro LM Practice
1:25p Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville Drivers Meeting
1:30p Grandstand Gates Open
1:55p Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville Qualifying
To Follow Super Series Qualifying
5:00p Green Flag for 1/4 Mile Track
5:00p-5:25p Legends 25 Laps
5:33p-5:53p Front Runners 20 Laps
6:01p-6:21p Pure Stock 20 Laps
6:29p-6:59p Super Street 30 Laps
7:30p Super Series Last Chance Race 15 laps
Super Series Race 125 Laps
LLM Race 30 Laps
Pro LM Race 100 Laps
Sportsman Race 30 Laps
Open Wheel Race 30 Laps

 

10:24

The Limiteds have wrapped up, and we now move to the 1/4 mile track for some local division practice. The Pure Stocks are up first.

 

10:18

Jamie Hoskins wheels his Truck around the Nashville, Tennessee oval in Linked Late Models Practice. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

10:17

Bailey Wenthe is a top contender in Limited Late Models competition. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

10:16

The UARA-STARS Late Model Series and the Frank Kimmel Street Stock Nationals (FKSSN) will join the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series for the North Carolina Education Lottery 200 at The Rock presented by Cheerwine April 12, 13 and 14. UARA and FKSSN will be competing on Saturday, April 13 in the Fast Track High Performance Driving School 175 , with qualifying on Friday, April 12. The NCWTS will practice on Saturday with qualifying and racing on Sunday, April 14. For tickets and more information, visit www.rockinghamspeedway.com

 

10:16

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10:15

The Southern Super Series will have a hour-long practice late today at 11:15 a.m. CST. We will have times available during and after that session.

 

10:15

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Will you be posting the practice times of the SLM’s when they are available?

 

10:04

The Limited Late Models will be on track next. This class runs both car bodies and truck bodies.

 

10:02

Justin Ashburn is back on pit road after turning laps. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

10:00

Tommy Joe Martins, Cody Coughlin, Davey Coble and Jusin Ashburn are on track now.

 

10:00

Spencer Davis comes down pit road after a practice run. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

9:59

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9:59

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9:58

Tucker Wingo comes in for adjustments before heading back out for more Practice. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

9:54

Keith Cahela is in line for the Super Late Models. He arrived late yesterday but did get on the track for practice.

 

9:53

Mark Day is a top contender in Pro Late Models competition here at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

9:52

Spencer Davis, Cody Coughlin, Dennis Reno, Jr. Mark Day and Daniel Bolden on track now.

 

9:51

Cody Coughlin waits to head out as Pro Late Models Practice is about to start. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

9:46

Following the Sportsman will be Pro Late Models. They will get a 15 minute session.

 

9:45

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9:45

Our friends from Racing Electronics are on the grounds today. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

9:43

SSS Tech continues as D.J. VanderLey takes his turn going across the scales. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

9:41

Jeff Fultz is looking for another Nashville Guitar. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

9:39

Modifieds are done for this round. The Sportsman division is on track now for the first round of practice.

 

9:38

Sportsman will roll out next for Practice. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

9:36

Damon Ecoff made the trip from Greenfield, Indiana to compete in the inaugural Southern Super Series event. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

9:35

The second round of the inaugural Southern Super Series presented by Sunoco season comes Saturday, April 27 on the high banks of Gresham Motorsports Park in Jefferson, Georgia.  The top short track stars in the Southeast and beyond will be on hand at the fast half-mile GMP for the Racing Radios 125 presented by Schoenfeld Headers.  For more details on this event, visit www.southernsuperseries.com and www.racegmp.com.

 

9:35

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9:32

Billy Melvin is one of the top Modified drivers in the South and is here today. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

9:31

Track officials had a large number of new entries for the support divisions this morning. We will have a fulll list of those drivers when one is avliable.

 

9:29

Jim Wall, Michael Crow. Jeff Letson and Casey Clark are some of the drivers on track.

 

9:28

Track is now hot for Modified practice.

 

9:25

Jeff Letson will be one to watch in the Modifieds here today. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

9:23

Modifieds will be on the track first this morning for Practice. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

9:22

Drivers Meeting is now wrapped up.

 

9:22

Speed51.com’s Elgin Traylor talks about 51’s involvement in the series for 2013. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

9:22

Today’s schedule

9:15a-9:30a Open Wheel Practice
9:32a-9:47a Sportsman Practice
9:49a-10:04a Pro LM Practice
10:06a-10:21a LLM Practice
10:23a-10:33a Pure Stock Practice
10:35a-10:45a Front Runners Practice
10:47a-10:57a Legends Practice
10:59a-11:09a Super Street Practice
11:15a-12:15p Super Series Practice
12:17p-12:32p Sportsman Practice
12:34p-12:44p LLM Practice
12:45p Super Series to Pre-Qualifying Tech
12:46p-12:56p Open Wheel Practice
12:58p- 1:15p Pro LM Practice
1:25p Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville Drivers Meeting
1:30p Grandstand Gates Open
1:55p Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville Qualifying
To Follow Super Series Qualifying
5:00p Green Flag for 1/4 Mile Track
5:00p-5:25p Legends 25 Laps
5:33p-5:53p Front Runners 20 Laps
6:01p-6:21p Pure Stock 20 Laps
6:29p-6:59p Super Street 30 Laps
7:30p Super Series Last Chance Race 15 laps
Super Series Race 125 Laps
LLM Race 30 Laps
Pro LM Race 100 Laps
Sportsman Race 30 Laps
Open Wheel Race 30 Laps

 

9:21

SSS Chief Tech Inspector, Ricky Brooks addresses the contingent. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

9:20

The drivers meeting just wrapped up and we are five minutes from practice. The Modifieds will be up first today.

 

9:16

It’s the first major Outlaw Super Late Model race of the 2013 season…it’s the Intimidator 100 at historic Kalamazoo Speedway in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Some of the top names in Outlaw Super Late Model racing will converge on one of the tracks best known for these sleek-bodied machines on opening night for the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series at Kalamazoo. Also on the card will be Kalamazoo’s Super Stocks, Pro Stocks, Mini Stocks and Cyber Stocks. For more details, visit www.kalamazoospeedway.com

 

9:16

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9:12

The Winner of the 125-lap main for the Southern Super Series will take a piece of the Music City home with them. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

9:10

Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway Promoter, Tony Formosa addresses the Drivers Meeting. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

9:10

Still in the tech line: Mason Mingus, Tyler Miles, Jeff Choquette, Hunter Robbins, DJ VanderLey, Damon Ecoff and a host of others.

 

9:09

A pair of 29s, Jeff Choquette (Left) and Austin Theriault (Middle), and John Hunter Nemechek (right) listen to the Schedule of Events for today. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

9:07

While the drivers meeting finishes up, take a moment to recap the sights from yesterday’s action.

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9:02

In addition to the Southern Super Series there are Eight support divisions who will also be racing throughout the day and into the evening. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

9:02

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8:58

Jeff Fultz listens in on the Southern Super Series procedures and rules. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

8:57

Yes. SSS Chief of Scoring Jimmy Wiggins is here today. All cars should have transponders on them.

 

8:57

Comment From Darrell 

Will the cars have transponders for today’s SLM practice?

 

8:56

Anderson Bowen is ready to go after an engine change this morning. A crew member had to drive back to Georgia to pick up the back up powerplant. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

8:56

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8:56

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8:54

The Drivers Meeting has started as Roll Call is being taken. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

8:48

We have just been informed that Nashville regular Willie Allen will drive Stacy Crain’s No. 11 machine in the Super Late Model event today.

 

8:47

Mike Garvey goes through Tech in preparation for Practice later the morning. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

8:44

Snowball Derby winner Erik Jones qualified 18th for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway in Kyle Busch’s 51. (Speed51.com Photos)

 

 

8:44

Mason Massey via Twitter: “An engine issue came up at practice yesterday that could not be fixed so we won’t be able to race today.”

The Massey rig is not where it was parked yesterday, and it appears the team has already begun the trip home to Georgia.

 

8:41

Kyle Benjamin is one of the hottest drivers in the country and will be one of the favorites later tonight. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

8:33

Drivers meeting is scheduled to begin in about 10 mins.

 

8:33

Brian Campbell is of several Northern invaders on hand for the inaugural Southern Super Series race. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

8:29

Super Late Models on the Ground for the Southern Super Series Race. (30 Cars)
1 Mike Garvey
2 Donnie Wilson
2 DJ VanderLey
8 John Hunter Nemechek
8 Mark Day
09 Daniel Bolden
15 Damon Ecoff
15 Mason Massey
18 Hunter Robbins
19 Lonnie Sommerville
20 Brian Campbell
26 Bubba Pollard
26 Willie Allen
29 Jeff Choquette
29 Anderson Bowen
29 Austin Theriault
40 Michael House
41 TJ Reaid
43 Dennis Schoenfeld
47 Allen Karnes
51 Stephen Nasse
54 Jeff Fultz
60 Tyler Speer
71 Kyle Benjamin
84 Clay Alexander
98 Daniel Hemric
112 Augie Grill
129 Spencer Davis
140 Tyler Miles
811 Mason Mingus

 

8:29

The Tech line is long this morning here in Nashville, Tennessee. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

8:27

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8:27

Donnie Wilson makes his way through Tech. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

8:25

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8:23

Sommerville has cleared tech, and is back in the pit area. We will have updates of who has passed after every few cars.

 

8:19

Behind Sommerville in the tech line are Donnie Wilson, Jeff Fultz, Brian Campbell, Austin Theriault, Spencer Davis, Dennis Schoenfeld, and Mike Garvey.

 

8:08

Cars have just begun to go through tech, with Lonnie Sommerville being the first to enter Ricky Brooks “Room of Doom.”

 

8:04

The long-awaited day is finally here. Welcome to Speed51’s live Trackside Now coverage of the inaugural Southern Super Series event here at Fairgrounds Speedway in Nashville, Tennessee.

 

8:01

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Trackside Now: Southern Super Series Race Day – Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville (TN) – 4/6/13