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‘Silly Season’ in dirt racing around east Tennessee off to a fast start

Thursday, November 21st, 2013

By Richard Allen
The end of 2013 is bringing about a number of changes in the east Tennessee region for dirt racers, tracks and promoters. And the off-season is just getting started. There are bound to be a number of other interesting developments as the 2014 season approaches.
Here are a few of the changes we know [...]

Dustin Linville wins SRRS Showdown finale at Wartburg

Thursday, July 5th, 2012

By Chris Tilley
WARTBURG, TN (July 3, 2012)—As a HUGE Fireworks show lit up the sky at Wartburg Speedway, the racing was top to bottom as Dustin Linville of Bryantsville, KY went on to victory during the Southern Regional Racing Series-sanctioned Showdown event at Wartburg Speedway on Tuesday Night July 3rd while collecting $4,000. [...]

Wartburg Speedway set to host final night of SRRS Showdown Series

Friday, June 29th, 2012

COURTESY: Chris Tilley (C/T Marketing and Motorsports Services)
CONTACT: (606) 219-1723 or tilleyracing@gmail.com
WARTBURG, TN (June 27, 2012)—The Wartburg Speedway in Wartburg, TN will play host to the Southern Regional Racing Series ‘Showdown’ Finale event on Tuesday Night July 3rd.
The $4,000 to win event will be the headliner of the night for the SRRS Super [...]

Big weekend on tap for east Tennessee area tracks(March 30-31)

Monday, March 26th, 2012

By Richard Allen
After only sporadic racing to have taken place so far in 2012 across the east Tennessee region, this upcoming weekend will offer fans ample opportunity to see their favorites roar around local dirt and paved tracks.
Boyds Speedway in Ringgold, Georgia(just outside Chattanooga) will host the touring Ultimate Super Late Model Series in a [...]

East Tennessee Racing Roundup for July 21-23

Monday, July 25th, 2011

By Richard Allen

There was no shortage of action, or heat for that matter, around the dirt tracks of east Tennessee this past weekend. The Ray Cook promoted Southern Nationals mid-summer touring series that jams ten races into a two week time span staged its final three events in this area. Tracks in Cleveland, Bulls Gap [...]

East Tennessee Racing Roundup for July 14-17

Sunday, July 17th, 2011

By Richard Allen

There was so much racing activity around the region this past weekend that it made for difficult choices as to where to go for the best events. Tracks from one end of the area to the other put up big money and drivers put on great shows in front of packed grandstands.
The 411 [...]

East Tennessee Racing Roundup for July 8-10

Sunday, July 10th, 2011


By Richard Allen

As is so often the case, there was no shortage of hot racing action in the summer heat of east Tennessee this past weekend. Most area tracks were open for business and unlike those who attended the NASCAR race in Kentucky, the fans here did not leave disappointed.
The 411 Motor Speedway in Seymour [...]

East Tennessee Racing Roundup for July 1-3

Monday, July 4th, 2011

By Richard Allen

It proved to be a lucrative weekend around east Tennessee for drivers and an entertaining weekend for area fans. Several of the region’s tracks were open for business and fans turned out in droves to catch all the action.
The Tazewell Speedway hosted the biggest event of the weekend and the biggest event in [...]

Ross White proves triple tough in scoring first win at Wartburg

Saturday, July 2nd, 2011

By Richard Allen

In a way it could be said that Knoxville’s Ross White not only scored his first win on Friday night at the Wartburg Speedway, but he scored three first wins.
The $5,000 to win event at the high banked quarter-mile track was promoted by three separate sanctioning bodies in an event dubbed the ‘Triple [...]

Live updates from the Wartburg Speedway(7-1-11)

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

I hope to do live updates from the STARS Volunteer Racing Series, STARS Midwest Dirt Racing League and Southern Regional Racing Series race at the Wartburg Speedway in Wartburg, TN(7-1-11) on this site.
Here is the link to my twitter account for pictures and other information:
You do not need a twitter account to view.
Follow the updates by refreshing the page and [...]

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