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HERRINGTON COMES HOME TO SHOW UP AND SHOW OUT WITH COCHRAN CRUSA WIN

               COCHRAN, GA – Wil Herrington of Hawkinsville, GA showed up and showed out at his home track Cochran Motor Speedway on Saturday night to capture his third Newsome Raceway Parts Crate Racin’ USA Dirt Late Model Series win of the season in the 5m Construction Rocket.  Herrington set fast time and led all 50-laps to sweep the program.   Herrington had a rough road trip during the first two nights of the Salute To America Nationals, but all of the [...]

DYLAN KNOWLES TAKES HIS FIRST CRUSA LATE MODEL WIN AT TST

               EASTABOGA, AL – Dylan Knowles of Lanett, AL drove the K-Line Logistics Rocket to his first career Newsome Raceway Parts Crate Racin’ USA Dirt Late Model Series win on Friday night at Talladega Short Track.  The race showed that the 16-year-old series has come full circle with second-generation drivers taking the top five finishing positions.                  Knowles is the son of the late Scotty Knowles who was the 2008 Crate Racin’ USA Rookie of the Year and the 2009 [...]

DUNN DIPS AND DIVES FOR NEWSOME RACEWAY PARTS CLARKSVILLE LATE MODEL WIN

               CLARKSVILLE, TN – Corey Dunn of Milledgeville, GA made the right moves and checked out on the field to pick up his first Newsome Raceway Parts Crate Racin’ USA Dirt Late Model Series win Thursday night at Clarksville Speedway driving the Georgia Timber CVR.  Dunn dodged a lap 20 wreck that put him in the lead, and he then pulled away for his first win of the season.                  Dunn was in the third spot behind early race leader [...]

3-RACE SALUTE TO AMERICA NATIONALS UP NEXT FOR CRUSA DIRT LATE MODEL SERIES

               ADAIRSVILLE, GA – The three-race Salute To America Nationals is up next for the Newsome Raceway Parts Crate Racin’ USA Dirt Late Model Series.  Clarksville Speedway in Clarksville, TN is set for Thursday night, Talladega Short Track in Eastaboga, AL is on for Friday night, and the finale will be at Cochran Motor Speedway in Cochran, GA on Saturday night.                  Round 5 of the 2020 Newsome Raceway Parts Dirt Late Model Series on Thursday night at Clarksville Speedway [...]

TECHNICAL BULLETIN – LUMINATED SIGNALING DEVICES ARE NOW PROHIBITED

               ADAIRSVILLE, GA – Crate Racin’ USA officials have announced that effective immediately, all Lighted Signaling Devices that include Lighted Sticks, Light Bars, Flashlights, etc. are no longer permitted at any Crate Racin’ USA sanctioned events that include the Newsome Raceway Parts Dirt Late Model National Tour and Weekly Racing Series events.                  “This move was made in an effort to make Crate Racin’ USA competition safer for Track Crews, Pit Crews, other Drivers and to promote Equal Competition,” Crate [...]

HERRINGTON SWEEPS MOUNTAIN VIEW CRUSA RUN WITH ARMSTRONG STEERING

               SPRING CITY, TN – Wil Herrington of Hawkinsville, GA swept the program by winning the Spring City 50 for the Newsome Raceway Parts Crate Racin’ USA Dirt Late Model Series on Saturday night at Mountain View Raceway.  Herrington led all 50 laps in the Poole’s Service Center Rocket despite losing his power steering on lap ten on the ¼-mile high banked clay oval.                  In addition to leading every lap in the main event, Herrington earned the pole position [...]

MOUNTAIN VIEW RACEWAY UP NEXT FOR CRATE RACIN’ USA DIRT LATE MODEL SERIES

               ADAIRSVILLE, GA – The Newsome Raceway Parts Crate Racin’ USA Dirt Late Model Series will make its first-ever visit to Mountain View Raceway in Spring City, TN this Saturday night for Round 4 of the 2020 National Touring season.  The $3,000-to-win $300-to-start main event will run for 50-laps around the newly renovated ¼-mile high-banked clay oval.   The top drivers from six different states are ready to do battle, led by the Newsome Raceway Parts Crate Racin’ USA Dirt Late [...]

Salute to America Nationals Grows to 3-Day Event with Addition of Clarksville Speedway July 2nd

Adairsville, GA – Officials with the Newsome Raceway Parts Crate Racin’ USA Dirt Late Model Touring Series have added an additional stop to the Annual “Salute to America Nationals” schedule that takes place during the Independence Day/July 4th holiday weekend. The weekend will now start with a $2,000 to win, 40 lap event on Thursday night July 2nd at Clarksville Speedway in Clarksville, TN. The addition of the Thursday night Clarksville stop now makes the weekend a 3-night celebration [...]

SKINNER WINS CRATE RACIN’ USA TRI-COUNTY THRILLER

               FLOMATON, AL – Cruz Skinner of Oxford, AL had his Skinner’s Body Shop Rocket in the right place at the right time to win the Memorial 50 for the Newsome Raceway Parts Crate Racin’ USA Dirt Late Model Series on Saturday night at Tri-County Raceway.  Skinner took the lead on lap 49 after the top two drivers in front of him crashed out.                  Skinner led only the last two laps to pick up the $3,000 top prize with [...]

WEATHER CANCELS FRIDAY FLOMATON RACE, SATURDAY A 3K-TO-WIN EVENT

               ADAIRSVILLE, GA – A high percentage of a wet weather forecast has forced cancellation of Friday night’s First Responder 40 for the Newsome Raceway Parts Crate Racin’ USA Dirt Late Model Series at Tri-County Speedway in Flomaton, AL.  Track officials have agreed to put on Saturday night’s 3rd Annual Freedom 50 as a $3,000-to-win $300-to-start race.                  The top Newsome Raceway Parts Crate Racin’ USA Dirt Late Model Series drivers are entered for Round 3 of the 2020 National [...]