ATC Roofs to Sponsor Sept 29th Kart Race!!

Fall Money Race

Lil Mountain Kart track will be back in Action September 29th and

open for practice August 18th!

Admission: $15 per person

Gates open at 3:00pm on September 29

     Practice:   August 18, 2012 from 8AM to 2PM

     $5.00 per person – Tier Parking free to view practice

 

Exciting news!!!   We have gained a sponsor for the September 29 race and the purse is increased in one class and we have added another.    So now, we are paying $1,000 to WIN in Stock Heavy and have added Clone 375 paying $1,000 to WIN.   We will be paying to 16th place in both classes GUARANTEED.

 

Our line up for the September 29th race is now:

Stock Heavy flathead only $1,000 to win – $40 entry fee

Stock Medium flathead only $250 to win – $25 entry fee

Clone 375 $1,000 to win – $40 entry fee

Clone 350 $200 to win – $20 entry fee

Amateur Stock $200 to win – $20 entry fee

Jr Sportsman III (gold plate) $200 to win –  $20 entry fee

B Rookies running for trophies

**10 kart minimum applies to all classes except Clone 375 and Stock Heavy for full purse**

 

Thank you to ATC Roofs for your sponsorship and helping us put out the best purse we could!    

 

We are talking to additional sponsors and expect to have more prizes and additional money going to the racers for this race in place before September 29!

You can keep up with our progress here and on the facebook page for the kart track – Smoky Mountain Speedway Kart Track or call Steven Epling at 865-919-6041 for information.


The Kart track is located between turns 3 and 4 of Smoky Mountain Speedway’s 4/10 mile stock car track. Come on down and see some dirt-slinging action, or race your own kart!

KART RACE SEPT 29TH- PRACTICE AUG 18TH

KART TRACK

FALL MONEY RACE

SEPTEMBER 29TH, 2012

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Practice – August 18, 2012

Stock Heavy $500 to win             Stock Medium $250 to win

Clone 350 $250 to win                        Amateur Stock $200 to win

Jr Sportsman III $200 to win        B Rookies – Trophy class

   Entry fees:      $50 Stock Heavy         $30 Stock Medium, Clone

                                  $20 Amateur Stock, Jr Sportsman III

Will start 16 karts in feature and pay to 16th place

**10 Kart Minimum for full purse

**AKRA rules for Clone, weenie pipe, open clutch, no claim rule

**All others WKA rules apply

Admission: $15 per person

Gates open at 3:00pm on September 29

 

Practice:   August 18, 2012 from 8AM to 2PM

$5.00 per person – Tier Parking free to view practice

 

For info Contact Steven Epling 865-919-6041 or http://www.smokymountainspeedway.com/

Night 3 Results of Southern Nationals at North Georgia

Official Results of Schaeffer Oil Southern Nationals Series Event #3 of 10

North Georgia Speedway (Chatsworth, Georgia)

Thursday, July 19, 2012

www.SouthernNationalsSeries.com

twitter.com/sonationals

 

Car Count:  36

 

1. (3) William Thomas $3,500

2. (5) Chris Madden $2,000

3. (1) Vic Hill $1,200

4. (2) Mike Marlar $800

5. (4) Billy Ogle, Jr. $600

6. (12) Ronnie Johnson $580

7. (9) Aaron Ridley $570

8. (7) Jake Knowles $560

9. (11) Chip Brindle $550

10. (8) Casey Roberts $540

11. (10) Jamie Oliver $530

12. (14) Johnny Chastain $520

13. (18) Derek Ellis $510

14. (15) David Payne $500

15. (20) Kenny Compton, Jr. $490

16. (16) Daniel Baggerly $480

17. (21) Donald Bradsher $475

18. (13) Gary McPherson $470

19. (23) Dillan White $65

20. (17) Dillon Wood $465

21. (19) Mike McConnell $460

22. (22) Brian Reese $455

23. (6) Dale McDowell $450

 

FK Rod Ends Fast Time Award ($100 Cash):  Vic Hill 13.873

Lap Leaders:  Vic Hill (1-8), William Thomas (9-12), Chris Madden (13-20), William Thomas (21-35)  * Chris Madden was docked two positions for jumping the lap 13 restart

Cautions:  2 (Brian Reese Slows on Lap 13, Debris on Lap 20)

FK Rod Ends Winner of the Race Award (Set of Rod Ends):  William Thomas

The Joie of Seating Safety Award ($100 Cash):  William Thomas

Wilwood Engineering Tough Break Award ($50 Product Certificate):  PrestonGraves

DBR Starters Middle Man Award ($100 Product Certificate):  Jamie Oliver

Barry Wright Race Cars Highest Finisher Award ($100 Product Certificate):  Johnny Chastain

GW Performance Highest Finisher Award ($50 Product Certificate):  Mike Marlar

Roush Yates Racing Engines Slow Time Award ($50 Product Certificate):  Bo Eaton

 

Top Eight Qualifiers (Locked in on Time):  Vic Hill, Mike Marlar, William Thomas, Billy Ogle, Jr., Chris Madden, Dale McDowell, Jake Knowles, Casey Roberts

 

American Racer Tires Qualifying Race #1 (Top Four Advance):  Aaron Ridley, Ronnie Johnson, David Payne, Derek Ellis, Donald Bradsher, Bo Eaton, George Mashburn, Dillan White, Shane Tankersley, Mitchell Stanley (dns)

 

Hoosier Racing Tires Qualifying Race #2 (Top Four Advance):  Jamie Oliver, Gary McPherson, Daniel Baggerly, Mike McConnell, Preston Graves, Jacob Grizzle, Brandon DeWitt, Eddie Blackmon, Jeff Smith (dns)

 

VP Race Fuels Qualifying Race #3 (Top Four Advance):  Chip Brindle, Johnny Chastain, Dillon Wood, Kenny Compton, Jr., Tyler Millwood, Brian Reese, Bubba Russell, Kenneth Howell, Jerry Bradley

 

Provisionals:  Donald Bradsher (series), Brian Reese (series), Dillan White (emergency)

 

2012 POINT STANDINGS:

1. CHRIS MADDEN 588

2. MIKE MARLAR 584

2. VIC HILL 584

4. BILLY OGLE JR. 572

5. KENNY COMPTON JR 558

6. DONALD BRADSHER 528

7. DILLON WOOD 524

8. DILLON WHITE ® 510

9. BRIAN REESE 506

9. DANIEL BAGGERLY 506

11. KENNY HOWELL 421

12. BUBBA RUSSELL 395

13. BRETT MILLER 364

14. MACK MCCARTER ® 340

15. TY DILLON 336

16. PAUL DAVIS 324

17. JACOB GRIZZLE ® 225

18. WILLIAM THOMAS 200

19. AUSTIN DILLON 188

19. RONNIE JOHNSON 188

 

2012 SCHEDULE & WINNERS:

Monday, July 16 – Wythe (VA) Raceway – VIC HILL

Tuesday, July 17 – Smoky Mountain (TN)Speedway- MIKE MARLAR

Thursday, July 19 – North Georgia Speedway – WILLIAM THOMAS

Friday, July 20 – Swainsboro (GA) Raceway – $5,300 to win

Saturday, July 21 – Screven (GA) Motor Speedway – $5,300 to win

Sunday, July 22 – Rome (GA)Speedway- $5,300 to win

Tuesday, July 24 – East Alabama Motor Speedway – $3,500 to win

Thursday, July 26 – Cleveland (TN)Speedway- $3,500 to win

Friday, July 27 – Volunteer (TN)Speedway- $5,300 to win

Saturday, July 28 – Tazewell (TN)Speedway- $5,300 to win

 

The Schaeffer Oil Southern Nationals Series would like to thank all of our marketing partners for the 2012 season including: Schaeffer’s Specialized Lubricants, American Racer Tires, Barry Wright Race Cars, Carolina Performance, Comp Cams, DBR Starters, Delph Communications, Eibach Springs, FK Rod Ends, Graphic Impressions, GW Performance, Hoosier Racing Tires, Integra Shocks and Springs, MasterSbilt Race Cars, Ohlins Shocks, Old Man’s Garage, Performance Rod & Custom (PRC), Roush Yates Racing Engines, The Joie of Seating, Vic Hill Racing Engines, VP Race Fuels, Wildside Custom Trailers, Wiles Driveshafts, and Wilwood Engineering.

 

About Schaeffer Oil:

Founded in 1839, Schaeffer’s manufactures specialized synthetic oils, fuel additives and other products for the construction, trucking, agriculture, marine, mining and high-performance racing industries. The company has developed an expansive line of innovative products and additives which reduce fuel consumption, improve mileage, extend efficiency and lessen energy costs for the consumer. Now in its third century of business and recognized as the oldest oil company in the United States, Schaeffer’s has remained a family-owned operation since its inception. In 2010, Schaeffer’s Specialized Lubricants was named to the distinguished INC 5000 list. For complete details, visit www.schaefferoil.com

Mike Marlar Masters Smoky Mountain for First Career Southern Nationals Victory!

Official Results of Schaeffer Oil Southern Nationals Series Event #2 of 10

Smoky Mountain Speedway (Maryville, Tennessee)

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

www.SouthernNationalsSeries.com

twitter.com/sonationals

 

Car Count:  27

 

1. (2) Mike Marlar $3,500

2. (1) Chris Madden $2,000

3. (4) Kenny Compton, Jr. $1,200

4. (7) Billy Ogle, Jr. $800

5. (5) Vic Hill $600

6. (8) Dillon Wood $580

7. (9) Brett Miller $570

8. (12) Mark Douglas $560

9. (20) Daniel Baggerly $550

10. (22) Kenneth Howell $540

11. (21) Dillan White $530

12. (13) Donald Bradsher $520

13. (15) Jeff Wolfenbarger $510

14. (16) Rick Rogers $500

15. (10) David Crabtree $490

16. (14) Mack McCarter $480

17. (11) Brian Reese $475

18. (17) Mark Vineyard $470

19. (19) Bubba Russell $465

20. (23) Paul Davis $60

21. (18) Mike Hill $460

22. (6) Skip Arp $455

23. (3) Ty Dillon $450

 

FK Rod Ends Fast Time Award ($100 Cash):  Chris Madden 14.954 (NTR)

Lap Leaders:  Chris Madden (1-16), Mike Marlar (17-35)

Cautions:  4 (Ty Dillon, Billy Ogle, Jr., and Skip Arp Tangle in Turn Two on Lap 2, Mack McCarter has Troubles Underneath the Hood on Lap 21, David Crabtree Slows on Lap 22, and Donald Bradsher has Problems on Lap 26)

FK Rod Ends Winner of the Race Award (Set of Rod Ends):  Mike Marlar

The Joie of Seating Safety Award ($100 Cash):  Mike Marlar

Wilwood Engineering Tough Break Award ($50 Product Certificate):  Mike Weeks

DBR Starters Middle Man Award ($100 Product Certificate):  Dillan White

Barry Wright Race Cars Highest Finisher Award ($100 Product Certificate):  Paul Davis

GW Performance Highest Finisher Award ($50 Product Certificate):  Mike Marlar

Roush Yates Racing Engines Slow Time Award ($50 Product Certificate):  Jim Gray

 

Top Eight Qualifiers (Locked in on Time):  Chris Madden, Mike Marlar, Ty Dillon, Kenny Compton, Jr., Vic Hill, Skip Arp, Billy Ogle, Jr., Dillon Wood

 

American Racer Tires Consolation Race #1 (Top Six Advance):  Brett Miller, Brian Reese, Donald Bradsher, Jeff Wolfenbarger, Mark Vineyard, Bubba Russell, Mike Weeks, Joey Coulter, Jacob Grizzle, Dillan White (dns)

 

Hoosier Racing Tires Consolation Race #2 (Top Six Advance):  David Crabtree, Mark Douglas, Mack McCarter, Rick Rogers, Mike Hill, Daniel Baggerly, Kenneth Howell, Paul Davis, Jim Gray

 

Provisionals:  Dillan White (series), Kenneth Howell (series), Paul Davis (emergency)

 

2012 POINT STANDINGS:

1. Chris Madden 392

1. Mike Marlar 392

3. Vic Hill 390

4. Kenny Compton, Jr. 388

5. Billy Ogle, Jr. 382

6. Brett Miller 364

6. Dillon Wood 364

8. Donald Bradsher 362

9. Brian Reese 350

10. Dillan White 348

11. Kenneth Howell 346

12. Mack McCarter 340

13. Daniel Baggerly 338

14. Ty Dillon 336

15. Paul Davis 324

16. Bubba Russell 320

17. Austin Dillon 188

18. Mark Douglas 184

19. Zack Mitchell 180

20. Billy Hicks 174

20. Jeff Wolfenbarger 174

 

2012 SCHEDULE & WINNERS:

Monday, July 16 – Wythe (VA) Raceway – VIC HILL

Tuesday, July 17 – Smoky Mountain (TN)Speedway- MIKE MARLAR

Thursday, July 19 – North Georgia Speedway – $3,500 to win

Friday, July 20 – Swainsboro (GA) Raceway – $5,300 to win

Saturday, July 21 – Screven (GA) Motor Speedway – $5,300 to win

Sunday, July 22 – Rome (GA)Speedway- $5,300 to win

Tuesday, July 24 – East Alabama Motor Speedway – $3,500 to win

Thursday, July 26 – Cleveland (TN)Speedway- $3,500 to win

Friday, July 27 – Volunteer (TN)Speedway- $5,300 to win

Saturday, July 28 – Tazewell (TN)Speedway- $5,300 to win

 

The Schaeffer Oil Southern Nationals Series would like to thank all of our marketing partners for the 2012 season including: Schaeffer’s Specialized Lubricants, American Racer Tires, Barry Wright Race Cars, Carolina Performance, Comp Cams, DBR Starters, Delph Communications, Eibach Springs, FK Rod Ends, Graphic Impressions, GW Performance, Hoosier Racing Tires, Integra Shocks and Springs, MasterSbilt Race Cars, Ohlins Shocks, Old Man’s Garage, Performance Rod & Custom (PRC), Roush Yates Racing Engines, The Joie of Seating, Vic Hill Racing Engines, VP Race Fuels, Wildside Custom Trailers, Wiles Driveshafts, and Wilwood Engineering.

 

About Schaeffer Oil:

Founded in 1839, Schaeffer’s manufactures specialized synthetic oils, fuel additives and other products for the construction, trucking, agriculture, marine, mining and high-performance racing industries. The company has developed an expansive line of innovative products and additives which reduce fuel consumption, improve mileage, extend efficiency and lessen energy costs for the consumer. Now in its third century of business and recognized as the oldest oil company in the United States, Schaeffer’s has remained a family-owned operation since its inception. In 2010, Schaeffer’s Specialized Lubricants was named to the distinguished INC 5000 list. For complete details, visit www.schaefferoil.com

July 17th Complete Results – Late Model Mania

Smoky Mountain Speedway Maryville, TN
Tuesday, July 17th
Ray Cook’s Southern Nationals
1.  Mike Marlar # 5b 2.  Chris Madden # 44 3.  Kenny Compton, Jr. # 10 4.  Billy Ogle, Jr. # 201 5.  Vic Hill # 1 6.  Dillon Wood # 1w 7.  Brett Miller # 47 8.  Mark Douglas # 52d 9.  Daniel Baggerly # 16 10.  Kenneth Howell # 21 11.  Dillon White # 54 12.  Donald Bradsher # 93 13.  Jeff Wolfenbarger # 28 14.  Rick Rogers # 88 15.  David Crabtree # C5 16.  Mack McCarter # 51 17.  Brian Reese # 33 18.  Mark Vineyard # 4 19.  Bubba Russell # 32 20.  Paul Davis # 2 21.  Mike Hill # 11 22.  Skip Arp # 97 23.  Ty Dillon # 41
Failed To Qualify:  Joey Coulter (2), Jacob Grizzle (27), Jim Gray (47g), Mike Weeks (22)
Limited Late Models
1.  Jason Trammell # 90j 2.  Josh Collins # 63 3.  Jason Manley # 32 4.  Wesley English # 16w 5.  Jed Emert # 49 6.  Doug Smith # 45 7.  Jason Capps # 5 8.  Greg Huskey # 32 9.  Mike Weeks # 122 10.  Bobby Giffin # 31 11.  Weston Gantte # 14 12.  Ryan King # 30 13.  Heath Alvey # 7 14.  Wes Tilley # 42
Did Not Start:  Jarrison Martin (7j)
NeSmith Crate Late Models
1.  Adam Beeler # 66 2.  Ryan King # 30 3.  Jason McCall # 98 4.  Chris Wilson # 10 5.  Tom Smith # 14 6.  Cory Hedgecock # 23 7.  Chase Washington # 38 8.  Marty Calloway # 79c 9.  Johnny Phillips # 1j 10.  Dereck Blair # 82 11.  Anthony White # 2x 12.  Greg Martin # 24 13.  James Kelso # 49 14.  Justin Summers # 99
Did Not Start:  Brad Seagle (31)
Thanks for another great night of racing!  It was an awesome crowd for a Tuesday night show, especially with the pending weather situation that we faced early in the evening! Thank you!! We will take a few weeks off and return to action on Saturday night, August 11th with a $3,000 to win feature for the SRRS Super Late Models!

July 17th – Feature Starting Line-Ups

NeSmith Crate Feature Line-Up 25 laps
Ryan King (30)                Adam Beeler (66)

Chris Wilson (10)             Justin Summers (99)

Greg Martin (24)              Jason McCall (98)

Tom Smith (14)               Anthony White (2x)

Chase Washington (38)    Cory Hedgecock (23)

Marty Calloway (79c)       James Kelso (49)

Dereck Blair (82)             Brad Seagle (31)

Johnny Phillips (1j)
Southern Nationals Super Late Models

Feature Line-Up    35 laps
Chris Madden (44)           Mike Marlar (5b)

Ty Dillon (41)                  Kenny Compton, Jr. (10)

Vic Hill (1)                       Skip Arp (97)

Billy Ogle, Jr. (201)          Dillon Wood (1w)

Brett Miller (47)               David Crabtree (C5)

Brian Reese (33)              Mark Douglas (52d)

Donald Bradsher (93)       Mack McCarter (51)

Jeff Wolfenbarger (28)      Rick Rogers (88)

Mark Vineyard (4)            Mike Hill (11)

Bubba Russell (32)           Daniel Baggerly (16)

Dillan White (54)              Kenneth Howell (21)
Failed To Qualify:   Mike Weeks (22), Joey Coulter (2), Jacob Grizzle (27), Paul Davis (2), Jim Gray (47)
Limited Late Models

Feature Line-Up 30 laps
Jason Trammell (90j)         Josh Collins (63)

Jason Manley (32)             Bobby Giffin (31)

Ryan King (30)                  Mike Weeks (122)

Heath Alvey (7)                 Wes Tilley (42)

Jed Emert (49)                  Wesley English (16w)

Jason Capps (5)                 Weston Gantte (14)

Greg Huskey (32)              Doug Smith (45)

Jarrison Martin (7j)

Late Model Mania Live Updates

We will be doing live updates from the track tonight during our LATE MODEL MANIA event featuring Super Late Models, Limited Late Models, and NeSmith Crate Late Models. Ray Cook’s Southern Nationals series make their first visit to Smoky Mountain for night # 2 of their 10 race mini-series. A familiar face went to victory lane last night at Wythe Raceway in Rural Retreat, Virginia. Vic “The Thrill” Hill clamied $3,500 for the win on night # 1. No one has been hotter than Vic at Smoky Mountain this year with 3 wins and a 2nd place finish in 4 starts in 2012. Will Vic’s dominance continue? or will a new face go to victory lane at The Mountain? Come on out tonight to find out… Tell all of your friends and come enjoy a special mid-week race at Smoky Mountain Speedway!!

Grandstand Admission – $20 (children, ages 6-11, $5)

Tier Parking Admission – $25 (children, ages 6-11, $10)

Pit Passes – $35 (children, $15)

TONIGHT’S SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Pit Gates Open at 3 Tech Opens at 3:30

Grandstand and Tier Open at 5

Drivers Meeting at 7

HOT LAPS TO FOLLOW DRIVERS MEETING

NeSmith Crates

Super LM’s

Limited LM’s

QUALIFYING

NeSmith Crates

Super LM’s

Limited LM’s

HEAT RACES

NeSmith Crate Heats

Super LM B Mains

Limited LM Heat

INTERMISSION

INVOCATION AND NATIONAL ANTHEM

FEATURE RACES

NeSmith Crates- 25 LAPS

Super LM’s- 35 LAPS

Limited LM’s- 30 LAPS

WE WILL DO OUR BEST TO GET YOU OUT AND HOME BY A DECENT HOUR.. **PROVIDING WEATHER AND WRECKS

The driver’s meeting has just concluded…  Hot Laps are getting ready to take the track…
27 Super Late Models
Brett Miller # 47 Ty Dillon # 41 Mark Douglas # 52d Jim Gray # 47g Kenny Compton, Jr. # 10 Mark Vineyard # 4 Chris Madden # 44 Dillon Wood # 1 Kenneth Howell # 21 Dillan White # 54 Donald Bradsher # 93 Mike Weeks # 22 Mike Marlar # 5b Billy Ogle, Jr. # 201 Brian Reese # 33 Jeff Wolfenbarger # 28 Mack McCarter # 51 David Crabtree # C5 Skip Arp # 97 Daniel Baggerly # 16 Paul Davis # 2 Rick Rogers # 88 Joey Coulter # 2 Mike Hill # 11 Bubba Russell # 32 Jacob Grizzle # 27 Vic Hill # 1
15 Limited Late Models
Josh Collins # 63 Heath Alvey # 7 Greg Huskey # 32 Jason Trammel # 90j Wesley English # 16w Wes Tilley # 42 Jarrison Martin # 7j Doug Smith # 45 Mike Weeks # 122 Bobby Giffin # 97 Jason Capps # 5 Jason Manley # 32 Jed Emert # 49 Ryan King # 30 Weston Gantte # 14
15 NeSmith Crate Late Models
Tom Smith # 14 Brad Seagle # 31 Greg Martin # 24 Chris Wilson # 10 Jason McCall # 98 Cory Hedgecock # 23 Anthony White # 2x Marty Calloway # 79c Justin Summers # 99 Dereck Blair # 82 Adam Beeler # 66 Ryan King # 30 Chase Washington # 38 Johnny Phillips # 1j James Kelso # 49
We will be back shortly with qualifying updates…
The top 8 will be locked in after Super Late Model qualifying with everyone else competing in B-Mains…  22 cars will start tonight’s 35 lap feature.
The top 4 will be locked in after Limited & Crate qualifying with everyone else competing in heat races…

 

LATE MODEL MANIA SCHEDULE- TOMORROW NIGHT!!

Pit Gates Open at 3
Tech Opens at 3:30
Grandstand and Tier Open at 5
Drivers Meeting at 7

HOT LAPS TO FOLLOW DRIVERS MEETING
NeSmith Crates
Super LM’s
Limited LM’s

QUALIFYING
NeSmith Crates
Super LM’s
Limited LM’s

HEAT RACES
NeSmith Crate Heats
Super LM B Mains
Limited LM Heat

INTERMISSION
INVOCATION AND NATIONAL ANTHEM

FEATURE RACES
NeSmith Crates- 25 LAPS
Super LM’s- 35 LAPS
Limited LM’s- 30 LAPS

WE WILL DO OUR BEST TO GET YOU OUT AND HOME BY A DECENT HOUR..
**PROVIDING WEATHER AND WRECKS

SEE YOU IN 24 HOURS!!

Southern Nationals ‘Late Model Mania’ heats up on Tuesday July 17th

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Southern Nationals ‘Late Model Mania’ heats up on Tuesday July 17th at Smoky Mountain
Three divisions of Late Models on Tap for Tuesday Night Special

By Chris Tilley-Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Series
CONTACT: (606) 219-1723 or tilleyracing@gmail.com or @TILLEYRACING on Twitter

MARYVILLE, TN (July 9, 2012)—Late Model Mania will be in full force at Smoky Mountain Speedway on Tuesday Night July 17th.

The Maryville, TN track will host its sixth Super Late Model event of the season and fourth different sanctioning body as well. This time it’s the Ray Cook promoted Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Series rolling into the East Tennessee Foothills for a 35-lap $3,500 to win / $450 to start event. This will be Round # 2 on the 10-race mini-series and a star-studded field of an ALL Late Model lineup that night.

This will mark the first-ever visit by the Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Series to the historical Smoky Mountain Speedway facility and the 24th different track the series will be competing at since the inception of the series in 2005. The Limited Late Models will be on the racing card paying $1,000 to win / $125 to start as well as the NeSmith Crate Late Models racing for $800 to win / $100 to start.

Vic Hill of Mosheim, TN dominated the first three Late Model events held at Smoky Mountain Speedway by capturing the Southern All Stars $5,000 event on April 14th then taking the USLMS event on May 26th and also the June 16th Southern All Stars Big Daddy 500 event. Ray Cook of Brasstown, NC holds the last two remaining wins at Smoky Mountain. Cook took $3,000 in the Southern Regional Racing Series-SHOWDOWN event win on June 30th as well as the USLMS event on July 7th.

Chris Madden of Gray Court, SC is a three time and the defending Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Series Champion and is scheduled to be in attendance along with last year’s tour runner-up Tony Knowles of Tyrone, GA; NASCAR Nationwide Series regular and 2011 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Champion Austin Dillon of Lewisville, NC; defending ARCA Series Champion Ty Dillon of Lewisville, NC; Vic Hill of Mosheim, TN; Billy Ogle Jr. of Knoxville, TN; Casey Roberts of Toccoa, GA; Donald Bradsher of Burlington, NC; Skip Arp of Georgetown, TN and many more expected from all over the Southeast during the running of the first-ever visit by the Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Series

On Tuesday Night July 17th the Pit gates will swing open at 3:00 pm and Grandstand/Tier Parking gates opening at 5:00 pm with Driver’s Meeting slated for around 7:00 pm. Adult General Admission is $20.00 with Children 6-11 being $5.00 and five and under admitted free. In tier parking, it’s $25.00 for adults while children 6-11 are $10.00 and five and under admitted free. Adult Pit Passes are $35.00 while children 11 and under are admitted for $15.00.

Further information on the Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Series can be obtained by visiting the official series website atwww.southernnationalsseries.com or be a follower on the Twitter, the Nation’s largest mini-blogging network by accessing @SONATIONALS.

The Smoky Mountain Speedway is located at 809 Brickmill Road in Maryville, TN 37801. The track phone number is (865) 856-8989. You can obtain further information on Smoky Mountain Speedway by logging on to www.smokymountainspeedway.com . Be a follower of Smoky Mountain Speedway on Twitter by following @SMOKYMTNSPEED.

SOUTHERN NATIONALS $3,500 Purse: 1) $3500, 2) $2000, 3) $1200, 4) $800, 5) $600, 6) $580, 7) $570, 8) $560, 9) $550, 10) $540, 11) $530, 12) $520, 13) $510, 14) $500, 15) $490, 16) $480, 17) $475, 18) $470, 19) $465, 20) $460, 21) $455, 22) $450.

2012 Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Series Schedule:
# 1-Monday July 16-Wythe Raceway-Rural Retreat, VA-$3,500 to win
# 2-Tuesday July 17-Smoky Mountain Speedway-Maryville, TN-$3,500 to win
# 3-Thursday July 19-Boyd’s Speedway-Ringgold, GA-$3,500 to win
# 4-Friday July 20-Swainsboro Raceway-Swainsboro, GA-$5,300 to win
# 5-Saturday July 21-Screven Motor Speedway-Sylvania, GA-$5,300 to win
# 6-Sunday July 22-Rome Speedway-Rome, GA-$5,300 to win
# 7-Tuesday July 24-East Alabama Motor Speedway-Phenix City, AL-$3,500 to win
# 8-Thursday July 26-Cleveland Speedway-Cleveland, TN-$3,500 to win
# 9-Friday July 27-Volunteer Speedway-Bulls Gap, TN-$5,300 to win
# 10-Saturday July 28-Tazewell Speedway-Tazewell, TN-$5,300 to win

KART INTEREST? PLEASE READ…

We are looking at running the kart track on Sept 29.

We would like to get sponsor’s in place for it to be a worth wile event.

Looking to run 6 classes that night all with good money on the line paying all the way through the field to last place.

Classes will be :
BEGINNER ROOKIE
Junior Sportsman III
AMATEUR ST F/H & CLONE
350 CLONE B/S
350 ST MED F/H & Animal
375 ST MED F/H & Animal

All Classes will time trial with the top 2 qualifiers locked into the show, rest of the 16 kart field will come from heat races.

If you are able to help out with this event please contact Steve Epling  865-919-6041 or email me estop20@gmail.com

Its time to get karts back on that little bull ring!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!