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NeSmith Weekly Racing Series Week 3 Round Up

CARTERSVILLE, GA – Here’s a Memo from the NeSmith Weekly Racing Series to Mother Nature: “Whatever we did to make you mad,,,, we apologize!!!” Week 3 of NeSmith Weekly Racing Series competition saw 11 of the 18 scheduled events get rained out. Of the seven events that did take place, they changed the looks of the National point standings in three of the four Divisions. Shannon Lee of Lumberton, MS took a Week 3 win and [...]

NeSmith Racing Enters Into 5-Year Deal with VP Racing Fuels and Lubricants

CARTERSVILLE, GA – NeSmith/Durrence Layne Chevrolet Racing has entered into a five-year agreement with VP Racing Fuels and Lubricants to be the Official Racing Fuel and Lubricant of all six of the sanctioning bodies’ racing Divisions that include two Touring Divisions and Four Weekly Racing Series Divisions. VP Racing Fuels and Lubricants is well-known for living up to its motto of “Makin’ Power” for the Chevrolet Performance Circle Track Engines used by the six NeSmith/Durrence Layne Chevrolet Racing Divisions that [...]

NeSmith Weekly Racing Series 2018 Week 1 Round Up

CARTERSVILLE, GA – Week 1 of the NeSmith Weekly Racing Series is in the books, and the point standings with the winners from Friday night and Saturday night are at the top of the list in the four Weekly Racing Series Divisions. As the weeks progress in the 27-week season, the margins will begin to take shape. There were six events in the NeSmith Chevrolet Late Model Division in Week 1 competition. Shannon Lee of Lumberton, MS [...]

Chatham Speedway Signs on for NeSmith Late Models and Street Stocks

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                    CARTERSVILLE, GA – Chatham Speedway in Chatham, LA has signed on to run the NeSmith Chevrolet Weekly Racing Series Late Models and the NeSmith Performance Parts Street Stock Division for the 2018 racing season.  Drivers in both Divisions will run for a Track point fund and a National point fund.                   The National points in the NeSmith Chevrolet Weekly Racing Series will be accumulated during a 27-week season that will run from March 26 through September 30.  [...]

Top NeSmith Racing Drivers Honored at Annual Awards Banquet

DAWSONVILLE, GA – Drivers, race teams, sponsors, family members and special guests Josh Tomlin of Hayti, MO picked up the 2017 NeSmith Performance Parts Street Stock Division National Championship after completing a 700-point “perfect” season of competition. (Photo Courtesy of Cindy Knowles) packed into the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame and Thunder Road Museum for the NeSmith Racing Annual Awards Banquet on Saturday night.  The Top 10 drivers in two Touring Divisions and three Weekly Racing Series Divisions were honored, plus [...]

Still Time to Collect Rebate on Chevrolet Performance Engines

CARTERSVILLE, GA – What?  Santa Claus didn’t put a Chevrolet Performance Circle Track Engine under your Christmas Tree yesterday???  Well, don’t worry short track racers, there’s still a few days left to order an economical Chevrolet Performance Circle Track Engine, built and sealed at the factory to prevent any expensive modifications, and cash in on a $250 Rebate.                   You can order them today at NeSmith Chevrolet, Buick, GMC in Claxton, GA and they will give you free next day [...]

Stokes Celebrates Birthday as NeSmith Performance Parts Street Stock World Champion

Johnny Stokes of Columbus, MS celebrates his $5,000 victory in the NeSmith Performance Parts Street Stock World Championship Race on Sunday night at Needmore Speedway in Norman Park, GA on his 64th birthday. Also known as “Dr. Dirt,” Stokes led all 50 laps of the race in the Franks Chevy/NeSmith Chevrolet, Buick GMC of Claxton, GA Special powered by an economical $3,595 Chevrolet Performance 602 Circle Track Engine straight out of the crate with the original sealing bolts. (NeSmith [...]

NeSmith Chevrolet, Buick, GMC of Claxton, GA To Offer $250 Rebate on Chevrolet Performance Circle Track Engines

 CARTERSVILLE, GA – NeSmith Chevrolet, Buick, GMC of Claxton, GA sponsors many of the NeSmith Racing Divisions.  NeSmith Performance Parts, a division of the Claxton dealership, will be offering a $250 rebate on Chevrolet Performance Racing Engines from November 1 through December 31, 2017.  The rebates will be in the form of a $250 VISA Debit Card.                  NeSmith Chevrolet, Buick, GMC has been one of the leading General Motors Powertrain and Performance Parts dealers in America for seven years [...]

NeSmith Street Stocks to Battle for $5K to Win at Needmore Speedway

CARTERSVILLE, GA – The NeSmith Performance Parts Street Stock National Championship is determined through a points system based on a driver’s best 14 finishes over a 27-week period.  What if they all gathered for one big event to determine a World Champion?  Well, that’s what is going to happen on November 17-19 at Needmore Speedway in Norman Park, GA with the $5,000-to-win World Championship Race.                   The on track activities will begin on Thursday night, November 17 with a Practice [...]

NeSmith Performance Parts Street Stock Division Week 27 of 2017 Round Up

Cartersville, GA – With the 2017 NeSmith Performance Parts Street Stock Division season now officially in the books, drivers who have battled long and hard now know where they will finish in the season ending National Point standings. Hayti, MO driver Josh Tomlin and Hartselle, AL driver Chad Winkles finished the season tied at a “perfect” 700 points each. Tomlin was able to squeeze out the tie breaker with just a couple of 50 point wins over Winkles who [...]