First Career Carolina Clash Win At Cherokee
Gaffney, South Carolina (9/2/18) - The Carolina
Clash Super Late Model Series made their return to
"The Place Your Mama Warned You About" Cherokee
Speedway located in Gaffney, South Carolina on
Sunday September 2nd as the Speedway presented their
"Hall Of Fame Night" featuring the Carolina Clash
Tour paying $5,000 to win.
Benji Hicks of Mount Airy, North Carolina took
control of the race lead from pole sitter Ross
Bailes on lap 18 and led the remainder of the event
to score his first career Carolina Clash Super Late
Model Series victory in the annual "Hall Of Fame"
race at Cherokee. Dennis Franklin, Ross Bailes, Jeff
Smith, and John Henderson rounded out the top five
finishers. The Parks Heating & Cooling fast
qualifier was Ross Bailes with a time of 15.323
seconds. The Speed51.com hard charger of the race
was Brian Ledbetter who Started 20th and finished
Cherokee Double Header Up Next For The Carolina
Clash Super Late Model Series
Clash Super Late Model Series will return to racing
with a "Double Header Weekend" scheduled as the
Series will make their way to Lancaster, South
Carolina to the place known as "The Fastest Half
Mile Dirt Track In The South" Lancaster Speedway on
Saturday September 1st for a event paying $4,000 to
win. On Sunday the Series will turn their attention
to "The Place Your Mama Warned You About" Cherokee
Speedway located in Gaffney, South Carolina for the
Annual "Hall Of Fame Race" paying $5,000 to win.
Moving into the
next event for the Carolina Clash Tour
Bailes currently leads the Carolina Clash 2018
standings with 888 points. Rookie contender Adam
Yarbrough (861 PTS), Dennis Franklin (844 PTS),
David Yandle (794 PTS), and Doug Sanders (784 PTS)
complete the current top five in the standings.
September 1st race program at Lancaster Speedway
will include racing in the Carolina Clash Super Late
Model Series, SECA Crate Sportsman River Wars,
Renegade, Super Stock, Extreme 4, and the SECA
Thunder Bomber Tour.
Pit gates will open
at 4:30 PM with grandstand gates opening at 5:00 PM.
Drivers meeting is set for 6:45 PM with racing to
follow. Admission will be $20 in the grandstands and
$30 in the pits.
September 2nd race program at Cherokee Speedway will
include racing in the Carolina Clash Super Late
Model Series, SECA Crate Late Model, SECA Crate Sportsman, Limited
Sportsman, Renegade, MMSA Stock 4, Extreme 4, and
SECA Thunder Bomber. Gates will open at 4:00 PM.
Drivers meeting is set for 7:00 PM with racing to
Admission will be $20
in the grandstands and $30 in the pits along with
Kids 10 & Under Free.
September 1st Carolina Clash Purse At Lancaster:
1. $4,000; 2. $2,000; 3. $1,350; 4. $1,000; 5. $875;
6. $775; 7. $700; 8. $600; 9. $500; 10. $450, 11;
$425; 12. $400; 13. $400; 14. $400; 15. $400; 16.
$400; 17. $400; 18. $400; 19. $400; 20. $400; 21.
$400; 22. $400; 23. $400; 24. $400 (Total: $17,875)
September 2nd Carolina Clash Purse At Cherokee:
1. $5,000; 2.
$2,500; 3. $1,500; 4. $1,200; 5. $1,000; 6. $850; 7.
$750; 8. $700; 9. $600; 10. $550, 11; $500; 12.
$450; 13. $425; 14. $400; 15. $400; 16. $400; 17.
$400; 18. $400; 19. $400; 20. $400; 21. $400; 22.
$400; 23. $400; 24. $400 (Total: $20,425)
Speedway is located at
223 Shiloh Unity Road in Lancaster, South Carolina
information visit the Speedway online at
Speedway is located at 153 Speedway Road in Gaffney,
South Carolina (29341). For more information visit
the Speedway online at
information on the Carolina Clash Super Late Model
Series visit the Series online at
www.carolinaclash.com . Find us on Facebook at
Carolina Clash Super Late Model Series and follow us
on Twitter @CarolinaClashPR.
The Carolina Clash Super Late Model Series is
sponsored by Heintz Performance, American Racer,
Hoosier Racing Tire, VP Racing Fuels, Clarendon Auto
Parts, CarQuest Auto Parts, Franklin Signs And
Graphics, Big A's Custom Graphics, Performance Plus,
Safety Kleen, Parks Heating & Cooling, Racing
Electronics, TRT Trailer Sales, Thomas Clarke
Performance, and Speed51.com .
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