Shafer Earns First Career CARS LMSC Tour Pole

August 17th, 2020 by

For the second week in a row, the Solid Rock Carriers CARS LMSC Tour will have a first-time polesitter leading the field to the green flag. Jonathan Shafer put down a blistering lap of 15.074 to earn the top spot for tonight’s Radley Chevrolet 125. Corey Heim came the closest to knocking Shafer off the…

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Shafer Teams with Nelson Motorsports for Full CARS Tour Season

March 7th, 2020 by

A new season for the Solid Rock Carriers CARS Tour will formally kick off on Saturday afternoon at Southern National Motorsports Park, where many new faces will do battle against seasoned veterans like Bobby McCarty, Josh Berry and Deac McCaskill. Among the drivers competing for Rookie of the Year in the Late Model division is…

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Nelson Motorsports team gears up for 2020

February 1st, 2020 by

The crew at Nelson Motorsports were hard at work this week getting their late models ready for the 2020 race season. Nelson Motorsports is a late model team based out of Bassett under owner by Barry Nelson. The team competes in the CARS Tour, a travelling race tour throughout the Carolinas and Virginia. The team…

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Nelson Motorsports Brings Home 2nd Place at Dominion

June 24th, 2019 by

1. 88 Josh Berry 2. 22 Bobby McCarty 3. 2 Brandon Pierce 4. 81 Mini Tyrrell 5. 99 Layne Riggs 6. 88b Doug Barnes Jr. 7. 08 Deac McCaskill 8. 7 Michael Hardin 9. 63 Tyler Matthews 10. 74 Ronald Hill 11. 98 Adam Lemke 12. 55 Howie DiSavino Jr. 13. 1 Craig Moore -1…

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Sammy Smith Joins Nelson Motorsports

May 10th, 2019 by

Sammy Smith has signed with Nelson Motorsports to make six starts in the CARS Tour Late Model Stock Car series beginning with the Race to Ace 125 at Ace Speedway in Altamahaw, NC next Friday, May 3rd. Smith comes off a successful run at the World Series of Asphalt Stock Car racing at New Smyrna…

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Odds of Winning Round Two At Hickory Motor

March 22nd, 2019 by

We debuted our betting odds with the CARS Tour Late Model Stock Car opener at Southern National Motorsports Park. You guys seemed to have fun with it and well most of the odds worked out pretty well. So, of course, we’re back this week with another round of odds. Eventual winner Brandon Pierce was a…

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CARS Tour ‘Touring 12’ Lineup Announced for 2019

March 22nd, 2019 by

Mooresville, NC – For the second consecutive year, the CARS Tour will have the “Touring 12” program in place for drivers making the commitment to run the full season of events. The 2019 CARS Tour Touring 12 lineup features seven returning teams from a season ago, including three of the four CARS Late Model Stock…

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Hometown Team : Henry County Enterprise

March 11th, 2019 by

Conversation led Nelson to create LMS team Barry Nelson spent much of his youth tinkering with race cars and visiting race tracks but as an adult, he became so wrapped up in work, family and community endeavors racing became an afterthought. Until he had a chance meeting with NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series driver Timothy…

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Ty Gibbs Scores Emotional Victory at Myrtle Beach

February 3rd, 2019 by

MYRTLE BEACH, SC – Ty Gibbs scored an emotional victory at Myrtle Beach Speedway on Saturday with his grandfather, Coach Joe Gibbs, in attendance. Gibbs took the lead from Will Burns on lap 116 and held off a late race challenge from reigning Myrtle Beach Speedway track champion Justin Milliken in the closing laps to…

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Ty Gibbs set to drive for Nelson Motorsports Late Model

January 9th, 2019 by

Sixteen-year-old driver Ty Gibbs will join local late model team Nelson Motorsports for a handful of races this season, team owner Barry Nelson announced on Monday. Gibbs is the grandson of Joe Gibbs, owner of the NASCAR Cup Series team Joe Gibbs Racing and former Washington Redskins head coach. The younger Gibbs is a JGR…

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