DURRENCE LAYNE PERFORMANCE PARTS STREET STOCK DIVISION WEEK 15 PREVIEWCrate Racin USA
ADAIRSVILLE, GA – The Durrence Layne Performance Parts Street Stock Division Week 15 Preview is being posted early this July 4th Holiday Week because events will be contested from Wednesday through Saturday. There are nine races on the schedule of events in five different states that include Louisiana, Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida.
Talladega Short Track in Eastaboga, AL will open Durrence Layne Performance Parts Street Stock Division Week 15 action on Wednesday night with a $1,000-to-win race. On Thursday night, it’s the $1,000-to-win Jackie Thacker II Memorial Race at Thunder Valley Speedway in Glenmora, LA.
Friday night will see four Durrence Layne Performance Parts Street Stock Division races at Duck River Raceway Park in Lewisburg, TN, Greenville Speedway in Greenville, MS, Hattiesburg Speedway in Hattiesburg, MS, and Magnolia Motor Speedway in Columbus, MS. Saturday night will see Street Stock events at ECM Speedway in Arkadelphia, AL, Southern Raceway in Milton, FL, and Thunderhill Raceway in Summertown, TN.
The battle for the Durrence Layne Performance Parts Street Stock Division point lead is on between 14-year-old Dylan Hamilton of Cantonment, FL and Hayden Moran of Covington, LA. Hamilton is the point leader with 575 points, and Moran is ten points back in the second spot with 565 points. Hamilton has the third highest Weekly Point Average (WPA) at 47.92 out of a possible 50.
Hamilton has two wins, 11 top five finishes and 12 top ten finishes in 12 events over 12 weeks of racing. Moran has three wins, ten top five finishes and 13 top ten finishes in 17 races over 12 weeks of competition. Hamilton and Moran have two more weeks to earn full points.
Drivers racing in Durrence Layne Weekly Racing events compete for both a Track point fund and a National point fund. Drivers compete against drivers racing at Durrence Layne Racing sanctioned tracks across the country using a National points system over a 27-week season that concludes on September 29.
A driver’s best 14 weekly point totals count as their season total. The top ten drivers in the Durrence Layne Performance Parts Street Stock Division National point standings will earn a seat at the Durrence Layne Racing Annual Awards Banquet to receive a point fund check and a trophy.
Jason Baker of Addison, AL has the highest WPA at 48.44 among the Top 20 drivers that have competed in eight or more weeks of Durrence Layne Street Stock competition. Baker is eighth in the National Street Stock point standings. Louisiana driver Joe Rachel, who is ninth in the National point standings, has the second highest WPA at 48.11.
Calvin Cook of Pace, FL and Derek Perkins of Louisiana are tied for tenth in the Durrence Layne Performance Parts Street Stock Division National point standings, and are also tied for the fourth highest WPA at 47.89.
Joseph Nicholson of Fort Walton Beach, FL is third in the Street Stock National point standings with 556 points, and he has one more week to earn full points. Doug Taylor of Angie, LA is fourth with 539 points and two more weeks to earn full points. Mike Lane of Wing, AL rounds out the Top 5 in the National standings with 470 points and four more weeks to earn full points.
For complete point standings, more information and rules about the Durrence Layne Performance Parts Street Stock Division, visit the series web site at www.durrencelayneracing.com, or visit the series on Facebook at Durrence Layne Performance Parts Street Stock Division. You can follow us on Twitter @DurrenceLayneRacing.
DURRENCE LAYNE PERFORMANCE PARTS STREET STOCK DIVISION WEEK 15 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
Wednesday, July 3:
TALLADEGA SHORT TRACK – EASTABOGA, AL ($1,000-To-Win)
Thursday, July 4:
THUNDER VALLEY SPEEDWAY – GLENMORA, LA ($1,000-To-Win Jackie Thacker II Memorial)
Friday, July 5:
DUCK RIVER RACEWAY PARK – LEWISBURG, TN
GREENVILLE SPEEDWAY – GREENVILLE, MS
HATTIESBURG SPEEDWAY – HATTIESBURG, MS
MAGNOLIA MOTOR SPEEDWAY – COLUMBUS, MS
Saturday, July 6:
ECM SPEEDWAY – ARKADELPHIA, AL
SOUTHERN RACEWAY – MILTON, FL
THUNDERHILL RACEWAY – SUMMERTOWN, TN
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