InsideDirtRacing.com will be providing live updates from the “Rockin’ With The Stars” presented by WIMZ Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series and United Sprint Car Series event at Smoky Mountain Speedway in Maryville, TN on Friday evening, April 26, 2019. The updates will be provided by Richard Allen(@RichardAllenIDR on Twitter and @RichardAllenIDR on Instagram).
These updates are brought to you by Smoky Mountain Speedway in Maryville, Tenn. The next event coming to SMS will be the “Harley Hooligans” event presented by Smoky Mountain Harley-Davidson on May 3-4, 2019.
Classes in action: Southern All Stars for $5,000-to-win along with United Sprint Car Series for $2,000-to-win. Sportsman Late Models will also be in action.
*Please Note: These updates will focus solely on the Southern All Stars race.
Weather is expected to be cool with a diminishing chance for showers throughout the night.
The drivers meeting is slated for 6:30pm with hot laps to follow soon afterward.
This race is the first of a two-race weekend for the Southern All Stars. The series will move to Alabama’s Talladega Short Track on Saturday.
Riley Hickman currently leads the Southern All Stars standings over David Breazeale, Zach Leonhardi, Jay Scott, Andrew Littleton.
Neil Baggett, Casey Roberts and Jonathan Davenport have won the three SAS events held so far in 2019.
6:45- Drivers meeting underway.
7:20- Hot laps for all classes are about to begin.
7:35- Doing a little extra track prep.
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Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series
Car Count: 36 cars
Drivers Here: 1- Vic Hill, 1G- Ryan King, R1- Riley Hickman, 2- Nick Hoffman, 2- Brandon Overton, 4T- Tommy Kerr, c5- David Crabtree, 5- John Tweed, 7m- Donald McIntosh, 7w- Ricky Weiss, 8-Kyle Strickler, 12- Ashton Winger, 17- Billy Franklin, 21- Robby Moses, 10B- David Breazeale, 13- Scott Cook, 18x- Michael Page, 20- Jimmy Owens, 21K- Dakotah Knuckles, 24- Zach Leonhardi, J27- Jay Scott, 29m- Gary McPherson, 31- Tyler Millwood, 32- Mark Dodson, 39- Eddie King, 44- Chris Madden, 49- Jonathan Davenport, 50- Shanon Buckingham, 51- Pierce McCarter, 57- Cameron Marlar, 79- Michael Brown, 84- Austin Smith, 87- Andrew Littleton, 97- Bobby Giffin, 99- Harrison Hall, 144- Chicky Barton
Qualifying Results: There will be two groups for qualifying. The top-5 from each group will be locked into the feature.
Group A Results- 1. Winger(17.464), 2. Hill, 3. Strickler, 4. Madden, 5. McIntosh
Group B Results- 1. Davenport (17.307), 2. Weiss, 3. Owens, 4. Breazeale, 5. Buckingham
Heat Race Results:
B-main Results: There will be four B-mains with the top-3 from each transferring to the feature.
B-main 1 Finish- 1. Overton, 2. Millwood, 3. A Smith
B-main 2 Finish- 1. Moses, 2. Kerr, 3. Knuckles
B-main 3 Finish- 1. Brown, 2. Marlar, 3. McPherson
B-main 4 Finish- 1. Page, 2. Franklin, 3. Hickman
Feature Lineup- 1. Winger, 2. Davenport, 3. Hill, 4. Weiss, 5. Strickler, 6. Owens, 7. Madden, 8. Breazeale, 9. McIntosh, 10. Buckingham, 11. Overton, 12. Moses, 13. Brown, 14. Page, 15. Millwood, 16. Kerr, 17. Marlar, 18. Franklin, 19. A Smith, 20. Knuckles, 21. McPherson, 22. Hickman, 23. Leonhardi, 24. Scott
11:00- Feature rolling out. 40 laps for $5,000.
11:12- Four wide!
11:14- Green flag!
Lap 1 caution for a flat tire on Buckingham. Winger leads Davenport, Weiss, Hill, Owens, Madden, McIntosh, Strickler, Breazeale.
Lap 25- Weiss leads Winger, Madden, Owens, Overton. Davenport pulled off track from 3rd on lap 21.
Weiss took the lead from Winger in traffic on lap 11 then dominated the remainder of the race.
Feature Results: 1. Ricky Weiss, 2. Madden, 3. Winger, 4. Owens, 5. Overton, 6. Hill, 7. Page, 8. Strickler, 9. Breazeale, 10. McIntosh