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THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS FOR THOSE AFFECTED BY HURRICANE MICHAEL

                CARTERSVILLE, GA – The thoughts and prayers of all of us with Durrence Layne Racing are with those affected by Hurricane Michael.  Our hope is that God will keep everyone safe during this historic weather event.  Many of our competitors in our two Touring Divisions and our four Weekly Racing Series Divisions live and race out of the Florida Panhandle, Southeast Alabama, and Southern Georgia.   For more information and rules about the Durrence Layne Racing Divisions, visit the series [...]

DURRENCE LAYNE WEEKLY RACING SERIES WEEK 27 AND FINAL ROUND UP

               CARTERSVILLE, GA – Week 27 brought the 2018 Durrence Layne Weekly Racing Series season to a close and the top ten drivers in each of the four Divisions have been decided.  The top ten drivers in each Division have earned a seat at the table for the Annual Durrence Layne Racing Awards Banquet in January at the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame in Dawsonville, GA.                  The complete Durrence Layne Weekly Racing Series Week 27 results for each track [...]

VP NATIONALS TO FEATURE FIVE DURRENCE LAYNE RACING DIVISIONS AT TST

               CARTERSVILLE, GA – The VP Nationals on October 26-27 at Talladega Short Track in Eastaboga, AL will present five Durrence Layne Racing Divisions in action at the same track for the first time ever.  The event will feature the Chevrolet Performance Super Late Model Series with three main events over two days.   The two-day event will also see the Durrence Layne Chevrolet Late Model Division, the Durrence Layne Performance Parts Street Stock Division, the Durrence Layne Chevrolet Late Model [...]

DURRENCE LAYNE WEEKLY RACING SERIES WEEK 27 PREVIEW

                CARTERSVILLE, GA – Week 27, the final week of the 2018 Durrence Layne Weekly Racing Series season will bring a furious end in the battle for the top ten points fund paying positions in the four Divisions, and a seat at the Annual Awards Banquet held at the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame this January in the birthplace of American Stock Car Racing, Dawsonville, GA.                  The nine race Week 27 competition will be contested over three days with [...]

DURRENCE LAYNE WEEKLY RACING SERIES WEEK 26 ROUND UP

                CARTERSVILLE, GA – Oakley Gillespie of Five Points, TN has clinched the 2018 Durrence Layne Chevrolet Modified Sportsman Division National Championship.  Gillespie has enough points over his closest challenger Andy Davis of Odenville, AL, that Davis cannot net enough points in Week 27 competition to make up the difference.                  The complete Durrence Layne Weekly Racing Series Week 25 results for each track are listed below, and the complete point standings for each of the four Divisions have been [...]

DURRENCE LAYNE WEEKLY RACING SERIES WEEK 26 PREVIEW

                CARTERSVILLE, GA – While Week 26 will be a light schedule for the second to last week of the 2018 Durrence Layne Weekly Racing Series season, it will also be an important one for drivers in the four weekly Divisions.  There are four races on the Schedule of Events, but all four Divisions will have at least one race this weekend.                  There will be four races in the Durrence Layne Chevrolet Late Model Division, three races in the [...]

DURRENCE LAYNE WEEKLY RACING SERIES WEEK 25 ROUND UP

                CARTERSVILLE, GA – Week 25 of the Durrence Layne Weekly Racing Series season saw Hayden Duncan of Leighton, AL clinch the 2018 Durrence Layne Chevrolet Late Model Sportsman Division National Championship.  With two weeks to go in the season, Duncan has turned in a best 14-week total of 697 points with 15 wins, 23 top five finishes, and 26 top ten finishes in 28 races.                  The complete Durrence Layne Weekly Racing Series Week 25 results for each track [...]

DURRENCE LAYNE WEEKLY RACING SERIES WEEK 25 PREVIEW

                CARTERSVILLE, GA – Evan Ellis of Plantersville, MS has clinched the 2018 Durrence Layne Weekly Racing Series National Championship going into Week 25 competition of the 27-week season.  Ellis ended Week 24 action with a best 14-week total of 699 points after a win at Columbus Speedway in Columbus, MS on Saturday night.   Late results from Week 24 competition at Junction Motor Speedway in McCool Junction, NE showed that the defending Durrence Layne Weekly Racing Series National Champion Josh [...]

DURRENCE LAYNE WEEKLY RACING SERIES WEEK 24 ROUND UP

                CARTERSVILLE, GA – Ricky Idom of Hattiesburg, MS raced to his 18th win of the Durrence Layne Weekly Racing Series season on Saturday night at Hattiesburg Speedway in Hattiesburg, MS to clinch the 2018 Durrence Layne Performance Parts Street Stock Division National Championship with a perfect best 14-week total of 700 points.    Idom now joins his son Jeremy Idom as a Durrence Layne Performance Parts Street Stock Division National Champion.  Jeremy Idom won the big prize in 2014 [...]

DURRENCE LAYNE WEEKLY RACING SERIES WEEK 24 PREVIEW

                CARTERSVILLE, GA – The 2018 Durrence Layne Weekly Racing Series season is beginning to wind down, but the competition for National Championships and Top 10 Points Fund paying positions is beginning to heat up and close up.  Week 24 of the 27-week season will feature nine races in five different states all on Saturday night.                  There will be seven races for the Durrence Layne Chevrolet Late Model Division, seven races for the Durrence Layne Performance Parts Street Stock [...]