2019 Durrence Layne Racing/Crate Racin’ USA Awards Banquet Moves to Gatlinburg(TN) Convention Center

2019 Durrence Layne Racing/Crate Racin’ USA Awards Banquet Moves to Gatlinburg(TN) Convention Center

Adairsville, GA – Durrence Layne Racing officials are proud to announce that the 2019 Annual Awards Banquet will

Entrance to the Conference Center at the Gatlinburg Convention Center.

be held on January 25, 2020 at the Gatlinburg Convention Center in Downtown Gatlinburg, TN. Happy Hour and Check In will be from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Dinner will be served at 5 p.m. and the Awards Ceremonies will begin at 6 p.m. (All time are Eastern time)


The Top 10 drivers in six different divisions will be honored, and they are the Durrence Layne Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series National Tour, and five Durrence Layne Weekly Racing Series Divisions with the Late Model Division, Street Stock Division, Late Model Sportsman Division, and the Modified Sportsman Division.


Along with the Durrence Layne Racing Touring and Weekly Racing Series Divisions, the Top 5 drivers 18 years of age and younger in the VP Racing Fuels Young Guns Challenge Series will also receive awards. 


Entrance to the Tennessee Ballroom.

There will also be several special awards handed out that include the Weekly Racing Series Promoter of the Year, the Cruise With The Champions Rookie of the Year, and the Chevrolet Performance Bob Cross Memorial Lifetime Achievement Award.  All Durrence Layne Racing 2019 Sponsors will also be recognized.


Each Top 10 driver will receive two complimentary tickets to the banquet and are asked to please RSVP by January 10, 2020.  If additional tickets are needed or to attend, tickets can be purchased for $35 per person. You can visit the series website, www.DurrenceLayneRacing.com and click the “DRIVERS” tab at the top of the home page and then click the “AWARDS BANQUET Tickets” tab to RSVP or Purchase tickets online.


Tickets may also be purchased via mail, as paper invitations will be mailed to those drivers receiving awards. The number of persons in each driver’s party should be enclosed and checks or money orders for additional rickets need to be payable to Crate Racin’ USA and mailed to P.O. Box 2037, Adairsville, GA  30103.  The tickets will be available at the door the night of the banquet.  Tickets will be required for entrance to the banquet hall for Dinner and the Awards Ceremonies.


The Ballroom that will be set with elegant tables and setup for the 2019 Awards Banquet ceremonies.

Discounted room rates will be available as well by visiting the “Awards Banquet Hotels” tab on the website, which will offer reduced rates at some of the closest and best hotels Gatlinburg has to offer. Please visit those links and make reservations by the dictated deadline dates to secure the great deals being offered. Other details will be released as the event approaches, and we are excited to make this a destination for everyone to enjoy and be entertained as we celebrate the accomplishments of our competitors.


The Annual Awards Banquet will be preceded by a Promoter’s Meeting and Tech Seminar on Friday January 24th at the Gatlinburg Convention Center. All promoters will be receiving invitations and details on this important event, and special guests will be speaking and presenting as the series works to help foster growth and strengthen relationships among the regions track operators.


For more information and rules about the Durrence Layne Racing Divisions, visit the series web site at www.durrencelayneracing.com, or visit the series on Facebook at Durrence Layne Racing.  You can follow us on Twitter @DurrenceLayneRacing.

Foyer/Entryway to the Convention Center

Durrence Layne Chevrolet, Buick, GMC of Claxton, GA is the Title Sponsor of Durrence Layne Racing, and the Durrence Layne Chevrolet Pacesetter Award at Durrence Layne Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series events.  Durrence Layne Chevrolet, Buick, GMC is one of the nation’s top GM Powertrain and Performance Dealers, with free delivery anywhere in the Southeast.  Chevrolet Performance Parts is an Official Sponsor of Durrence Layne Racing.  Hoosier Racing Tire is the Official Tire Sponsor of Durrence Layne Racing.  VP Racing Fuel is the Official Race Fuel and Lubricant of Durrence Layne Racing.  Knowles Race Parts and Bodies is the Official Parts Supplier for Durrence Layne Racing.  David Smith Carburetors is the Official Carburetor of Durrence Layne Racing.  Fullmoon Graphics is the Official Wrap, Banner, and Sign Company of Durrence Layne Racing.  Durrence Layne Racing Contingency Sponsors for 2019 are Knowles Racing Parts and Bodies, and Fullmoon Graphics.  2019 Chassis Sponsors are Warrior Race Cars, Rocket Chassis, GRT Race Cars, and CVR Race Cars.