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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 [...]

Chevy Super Series Heads to Boyd’s Speedway for First Ever Trip – Saturday April 15th

Ringgold, GA – The Chevrolet Performance Super Late Model Series is set to make its first ever appearance at the historic Boyd’s Speedway in Ringgold, GA this Saturday night – April 15th. The series features Dirt Late Model cars powered by the Chevrolet Performance CT 525 circle track engine, which has proven to provide exciting side-by-side racing action. The first appearance at the 1/3rd mile oval will feature a 50-lap, $3,000 to win main event.   The exciting action provided by [...]

Cory Hedgecock Handles Move to Chevy Super Series with Season Opener Win at 411

Seymour, TN – Loudon, Tennessee’s Cory Hedgecock picked up the 2017 Season Opener Victory on the Chevrolet Performance Super Late Model Series at 411 Motor Speedway on Saturday March 18th. The 2016 NeSmith Dirt Late Model Series National Touring Champion handled the move to the Chevy Super Series seemlessley as Hedgecock bested a field of 26 competitors that signed in to “Tennessee’s Action Track” which hosted the season opening event for the second consecutive season for the Super Late [...]

Knowles Race Parts and Bodies Becomes Official Sponsor for “Quick Qualifier” on Chevy Super Series

Rome, GA – Chevrolet Performance Super Late Model Series officials are pleased to announce that Knowles Race Parts and Bodies of Rome, GA has signed on to become the 2017 “Quick Qualifier” Award at each event stop on the schedule. Knowles Race Parts and Bodies will award $100 CASH to the “Quick Qualifier” which will be determined by the driver that sets the fastest overall lap time during qualifying Time Trials at each event. The addition of bonus money [...]

2016 CHAMPIONS AND SPECIAL AWARDS HIGHLIGHT ANNUAL NeSMITH RACING AWARDS BANQUET

The Chevrolet Performance Super Late Model Series Championship Cup awaits Tyler Crowder. Dawsonville, GA – The 2017 season has already kicked off for the NeSmith Dirt Late Model Series, but the final curtain on the 2016 was drawn at the annual NeSmith Racing Awards Banquet held on January 21st at the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame in Historic Dawsonville, GA. Over 200 attendees were on hand to as the top 10 drivers in the NeSmith Dirt Late Model Series Touring [...]

2017 CHEVROLET PERFORMANCE SUPER LATE MODEL SERIES SCHEDULE RELEASED

Cartersville, GA – Chevrolet Performance Super Late Model Series Officials have released the 2017 Touring Schedule for the Super Late Model division powered by the all-aluminum Chevrolet Performance CT 525 racing engine. The 2017 Tour is looking to be one of the best yet for the division as it heads into its fifth season with 12 confirmed events, with the possibility of up to 16, as a couple of additional weekends are being negotiated as tracks finalize their 2017 [...]

2016 CHEVROLET PERFORMANCE SUPER LATE MODEL SERIES AWARDS BANQUET SET FOR JANUARY 21ST, 2017

Cartersville, GA – The 2016 NeSmith Racing Awards Banquet is set to take place on Saturday night, January 21st, 2017 at the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame and Thunder Road Museum in Dawsonville, GA. The top 10 drivers across the four divisions sanctioned by NeSmith Racing/Crate Racin’ USA will be honored along with special awards that are annually handed out. NeSmith Racing CEO Mike Vaughn will also deliver the “state of the series” address Tickets are $25 per person and [...]