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Chevrolet Performance Super Late Model Series June 2017 Driver of the Month: Devin Dixon

The June2017 Chevrolet Performance Super Late Model Series “Driver of the Month”, Devin Dixon, has had an interesting season without a doubt. The driver of the #58 green and black XR1 Rocket Chassis currently leads the Cruise with the Champions Rookie of the Year standings, as well as, the overall points of the Chevrolet Performance Super Late Model Series. The thirty-four-year-old of Apollo Beach, Florida ultimately owes his success to his consistency thus far this season. Though Dixon has [...]

“Chevrolet Thunder Nationals” at Volunteer and 411 Motor Speedways – Possible $10K Weekend

Bulls Gap, TN – The Chevrolet Performance Super Late Model Series along with Volunteer Speedway and 411 Motor Speedway are excited to announce a schedule update to the 2017 touring schedule for the Super Late Model Series featuring Dirt Late Models powered by the Chevrolet Performance CT 525 engine. The Friday night August 4th event will now take place at “The Gap” – Volunteer Speedway in Bulls Gap, TN featuring a 50-lap, $3,000 to win main event which will [...]

Southern Raceway Event Cancelled; Updated Schedule Revisions Coming

Milton, FL – Southern Raceway and Chevrolet Performance Super Late Model Series officials have made the decision to cancel this Saturday’s (June 24th) event at the Florida panhandle oval. A treacherous forecast that includes heavy, tropical rains that are a result of a threatening tropical depression have forced officials to make the decision. “The core of our race teams that compete on the Chevrolet Performance Super Late Model Series will be making a long trip to compete at Southern Raceway, [...]

Family Affair – Jake Knowles Honors Dad Wade with Throwback Scheme

Story By: Olivia Gentry – NeSmith Media Jake Knowles gets up to speed during 2017 season. Rome, GA – Rome, Georgia’s Jake Knowles, Driver of the #66 Knowles Race Parts and Bodies sponsored Rocket Chassis has been catching the attention of longtime dirt track fans across the Southeast during the 2017 with a new color scheme. While the paint scheme is new to him, the colors and the familiar 66 that adorn the sides of his machine are something that has [...]

Chevy Super Series Welcomes Wesley Outland To The Team

Cartersville, GA – NeSmith Racing/Crate Racin’ USA announced today the hiring of Wesley Outland to the position of Series Announcer and Public Relations for the NeSmith Dirt Late Model Series and Chevrolet Performance Super Late Model Series. Outland will assume the role and begin work with the series’ effective immediately. Outland had served on a part-time/fill-in basis for many of the early season events on the NeSmith Dirt Late Model and Chevrolet Performance Super Late Model Series schedules. “We are [...]

Chevy Super Series Heads to Dixie Speedway June 3rd for Dixie DoubleHeader Nationals

Woodstock, GA – On Saturday night June 3rd history will be made at one of the most storied race tracks in the country, Dixie Speedway in Woodstock, GA as both the Chevrolet Performance Super Late Model Series as well as the NeSmith Dirt Late Model Series will make an appearance for the Dixie Doubleheader as part of the School’s Out Bash event. The 3/8ths mile clay track owned and operated by the beloved Swims family opened in 1968, and [...]

Pennington Prevails as Chevy Super Series Winner at Cochran

Cochran, GA – Stapleton, GA driver Travis Pennington picked up his first Chevrolet Performance Super Late Model Series feature win at Cochran Motor Speedway on Saturday night April 29th. Pennington used a lap 35 pass of Cory Hegecock to lead the final 15 laps in route to the $3,000 payday. In preliminary action, 2016 Chevrolet Performance Super Late Model Series National Champion Tyler Travis Pennington races around Cochran Motor Speedway Saturday April 29th. (RJ’S Racing Updates Photo) Crowder claimed Knowles Race Parts [...]

Chevy Super Series Invades Cochran Motor Speedway Saturday April 29th

Cochran, GA – The Chevrolet Performance Super Late Model Series heads to Chris and Joni Martin’s Cochran Motor Speedway in Cochran, GA this Saturday night April 29th for a $3,000 to win, 50 lap main event.   This will mark the second appearance for the Chevy Super Series at the 3/8th mile oval located on the outskirts of Cochran after their first visit in 2016 where eventual 2016 National Champion Tyler Crowder picked up the win. There have been two different [...]

Chevy Super Series Stop at Oglethorpe Speedway Park Cancelled

Cartersville, GA – Oglethorpe Speedway Park and Chevrolet Performance Super Late Model Series officials have decided to cancel the Chevy Super Series event that was originally scheduled for Friday night April 28th, 2017. Due to scheduling and other conflicts both parties agreed to cancel the event for this season with hopes of returning in 2018. The Chevrolet Performance Super Late Model Series has seen solid car counts in each of its first two events in 2017, and even better racing. [...]

Riley Hickman Is Chevy Super Series Winner at Boyd’s Speedway

Hickman makes the winning move on Jeff Smith at Boyd’s Speedway. (Photo Courtesy of Thomas Hendrickson/DT52 Photos) Ringgold, GA – Ooltewah, TN driver “The Hustler” Riley Hickman used a late race charge and pass to overtake race long leader Jeff Smith to pick up his first win of the 2017 season with the Chevrolet Performance Super Late Model Series during the series’ first ever visit to Boyd’s Speedway in Ringgold, GA. Twenty-five entrants signed in for action at the historic speedway [...]