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Corey's Corner — May 5th

Thomasville, NC(May 5, 2009) -- Last year I was given my own little piece of space here at Race22 called "Corey's Corner". I was able to ramble about things on my mind, and pretty much what ever else popped into my twisted head. Well,...

Mercer Wins Again, But LeFevers Steals the Headlines

Hickory, NC(May 3, 2009) -- Andy Mercer, the "New King" of Hickory Motor Speedway continued his reign over the 3/8 mile track on Saturday night winning his fourth straight race, but he wasn't the story of the race. Mercer started from the pole in his...

Lemons/Morris Split Wins at Motor Mile

Radford, VA(May 2, 2009) -- Twin races at any track usually produces a great show, but when more than 30 cars showed up to Motor Mile Speedway on Saturday, May 2nd it was a show few will forget anytime soon especially the players in...

Rookie, David Wilson Wins at Tri-County

Hudson, NC(May 1, 2009) -- David Wilson of Sarasota, FL pulled off a Brad Keselowski style upset in Friday nights Late Model Stock Car race at Tri-County Motor Speedway. Wilson, a rookie competing at both Tri-County and Hickory Motor Speedway full time this season has...

Jason York to Sub for Rodney Cook

Story by: Corey Latham -- corey@RACE22.com Speedy Faucette has totally dominated Ace Speedway dating back to last year. His closest competition has been in the form of past track champion Rodney Cook, and many have seen, the two drivers aren't exactly best friends. Matter of fact,...

Sophomore Jinx for McReynolds and Wallace

Story by: Langley Austin -- langley@RACE22.com Wytheville, VA(April 30, 2009) -- When the checkered flag dropped on the 2008 UARA-STARS Late Model Stock Car series season the top two rookies; Brandon McReynolds and Darrell Wallace, Jr. found themselves at two totally different ends of the spectrum...

Bowman Gray Stadium … The 8th Wonder of the World

Story by: Corey Latham -- corey@RACE22.com Photos by: Corey Latham & Roger Doyle Winston-Salem, NC(April 30, 2009) -- As the years go by, and especially in the past few years, I've heard, "I have never been to Bowman Gray, always wanted to, just never made it". I...

Rodenbeck Earns his Stars(Stripes) at Concord

Story by: Langley Austin -- langley@RACE22.com Concord, NC(April 26, 2009) -- Coming into the 2009 season there was a list of eight to ten drivers who were going to run the UARA-STARS tour that could win races this season ... Corey LaJoie and Paddy Rodenbeck weren't...

Can Anyone Catch Speedy at Ace???

Story by: Corey Latham -- corey@RACE22.com Altamahaw, NC(April 24, 2009) -- Ace Speedway was the place to be Friday night, as the bullring went into night #3 of the 2009 season. The premiere division at Ace are the Late-Model Stocks, and while highly competitive, Speedy...

Pressley Fastest Again in UARA Testing

Story by: Langley Austin -- langley@RACE22.com Concord, NC ~ Testing at Concord Speedway is over for the UARA-STARS Late Model Stock Car series and on top of the charts was a car that won't even race and driver who will. Coleman Pressley had never been to Concord...