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UARA-STARS headed for Kingsport Speedway this Saturday night

Thursday, September 12th, 2013

KINGSPORT, Tenn. — The Hendersonville, N.C.-based United Auto Racing Association-Southern Touring Asphalt Racing Series Late Models will make their only appearance of the 2013 racing season at Kingsport Speedway on Saturday, Sept. 14 for running of the Model City 150. Also in action will be the Pure 4, Rookie Pure 4 and Legends divisions.
 
Heading into the Kingsport [...]

Kres VanDyke wins at Kingsport Speedway

Monday, June 24th, 2013

By Robert Walden
Kingsport Speedway Media/Public Relations
 
KINGSPORT, Tenn. (June 21) — There’s a saying that good things come to those who wait, and Kres VanDyke of Claypool Hill, Va., has waited since May 3, 2002, the date he last visited victory lane at Kingsport Speedway.
 
But in all fairness to the 31-year-old VanDyke, the track sat closed [...]

Chad Finchum picks up Kingsport Speedway win

Monday, June 17th, 2013

By Robert Walden
Kingsport Speedway Media/Public Relations
 
KINGSPORT, Tenn. (June 14) — The Kingsport Speedway racing community gathered Friday with sad hearts to remember fallen racer Tony Ward, who unexpectedly at age 49 passed away last Saturday after suffering an apparent heart attack. Ward, from Kingsport and who competed for many years in the Street Stock division [...]

Zeke Shell dominant in win at Kingsport Speedway

Saturday, June 8th, 2013

By Robert Walden
Kingsport Speedway Media/Public Relations
 
KINGSPORT, Tenn. (June 7) — Zeke Shell of Johnson City turned in the most dominating performance of the season Friday at Kingsport Speedway by leading flag-to-flag for his third NASCAR Whelen All-American Series “Dalton Direct Carpets” Late Model Stock feature win on Celebrity’s Hot Dogs Night at the Races.
 
Paul Nogradi [...]

Lee Tissot captures Kingsport Speedway feature

Sunday, June 2nd, 2013

By Robert Walden
Kingsport Speedway Media/Public Relations
 
KINGSPORT, Tenn. (May 31) — Since Kingsport Speedway opened for weekly NASCAR Whelen All-American Series sanctioned racing under the guidance of former NASCAR racer Robert Pressley in 2011, Lee Tissot of Asheville, N.C., has visited victory lane on seven occasions. But it had been almost one year since his last [...]

Daniel Pope scores first Kingsport Speedway victory of 2013

Saturday, May 25th, 2013

By Robert Walden
Kingsport Speedway Media/Public Relations
 
KINGSPORT, Tenn. (May 24) — The Memorial Day holiday weekend is the traditional kick-off into summertime fun spent grilling out, camping with family and friends, fishing and boating on lakes or just relaxing while on vacation. But more importantly, Memorial Day is when we pause to honor those men and [...]

Adam Long Captures Kingsport Speedway Win

Monday, May 13th, 2013

By Robert Walden
Kingsport Speedway Media/Public Relations

KINGSPORT, Tenn. (May 10) — With the threat of rain all around the region Friday evening, Adam Long of Pounding Mill, Va., outran Mother Nature and a strong field of “Dalton Direct Carpets” NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Late Model Stock competitors to capture his [...]

Adam Long leads all the way for victory at Kingsport Speedway

Saturday, May 4th, 2013

By Robert Walden
Kingsport Speedway Media/Public Relations
 
KINGSPORT, Tenn. (May 3) — After being off for a couple of weeks, Kingsport Speedway roared back to life Friday for Whelen Night at the Races in the Model City.
Adam Long of Pounding Mill, Va., powered into the lead at start of the 60-lap NASCAR Whelen All-American Series “Dalton Direct [...]

Zeke Shell makes it two in a row at Kingsport Speedway

Saturday, April 13th, 2013

By Robert Walden
Kingsport Speedway Media/Public Relations
 
KINGSPORT, Tenn. (April 12) — For several years Ford Motor Co. used the marketing slogan “Have you driven a Ford lately?”
 
Zeke Shell of Johnson City chauffeurs a fast Ford Fusion every Friday at Kingsport Speedway, and for the second straight week he visited victory lane after winning the NASCAR Whelen [...]

Zeke Shell scores Kingsport Speedway victory

Saturday, April 6th, 2013

By Robert Walden
Kingsport Speedway Media/Public Relations
KINGSPORT, Tenn. (April 5) — Following heavy rain on Thursday around Northeast Tennessee carrying over into still an early morning drizzle on Friday, the skies finally cleared and sun was shining brightly by midday and that meant one thing – Mobil 1 Night at [...]

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