InsideDirtRacing.com will be providing live updates from the $7.500-to-win Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series-sanctioned ‘King of the Mountain Fall Classic’ at Smoky Mountain Speedway in Maryville, Tennessee on Saturday, September 25, 2021. 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 at SMS will be the Mountain Moonshine Classic which will feature the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series racing for a $20,000-to-win purse on October 8, 2021.
Weather Forecast: Daytime high in the 70s with nighttime lows dropping into the 50s with little to no chance for rain.
Drivers Meeting: 6:15pm
Feature Payout: $7,500-to-win.
Track Description: 4/10 mile clay oval with banked turns.
Other Classes: Topless Outlaws & Front Wheel Drive
Pre-race Notes: Payton Freeman leads the SAS standings over Billy Franklin, Mark Dodson, Josh Putnam and Sam Seawright
6:15- Drivers meeting about to begin.
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Southern All Stars
Car Count: 22 cars
Drivers Here: F1- Payton Freeman, 3- Steve Smith, 4T- Tommy Kerr, c5- David Crabtree, 7G- Craig Greer, 7m- Donald McIntosh, 7w- Ricky Weiss, 9- Dusty Carver, 11B- Stacy Boles, 16- Sam Seawright, 17- Billy Franklin, 17m- Dale McDowell, 21- Robby Moses, 24H- Phil Helton, 29- Gary McPherson, 32- Mark Dodson, 44D- Dalton Cook, 51- Mack McCarter, 54- David Breazeale, 57- Zack Mitchell, 90- John Llewellyn, 101- Forrest Trent, 109- Eli Beets
*Driver list is incomplete and unofficial until after the drivers meeting.
Qualifying Results: There will be two qualifying groups.
Group A Results- 1. Weiss(15.745), 2. McDowell, 3. Cook, 4. Seawright, 5. Trent, 6. Crabtree, 7. Boles, 8. McCarter, 9. McIntosh, 10. Greer, 11. Breazeale
Group B Results- 1. Freeman(15.703), 2. Beets, 3. Mitchell, 4. Moses, 5. Kerr, 6. Carver, 7. Llewellyn, 8. McPherson, 9. Dodson, 10. Smith, 11. Helton
Heat Race Results:
B-main Results: There will be no B-mains. The feature will be lined up based solely on time-trials.
B-main 1 Finish-
B-main 2 Finish-
Feature Lineup- 1. Weiss, 2. Freeman, 3. McDowell, 4. Beets, 5. Cook, 6. Mitchell, 7. Seawright, 8. Moses, 9. Trent, 10. Kerr, 11. Crabtree, 12. Carver, 13. Boles, 14. Llewellyn, 15. McCarter, 16. McPherson, 17. McIntosh, 18. Dodson, 19. Greer, 20. Smith, 21. Breazeale, 22. Helton
9:00- Feature rolling out. 50 laps for $7,500.
9:15- Driver intros are over and the engines have fired.
9:17- Four wide!
9:20- Green flag!
Lap 10- McDowell leads Freeman, Weiss, Cook and Mitchell
Lap 20- Caution free so far. McDowell leads Freeman and a tight battle for third between Weiss, Cook and Mitchell
Lap 30- McDowell dominating over Freeman, Mitchell, Cook, Beets and Seawright. Weiss pulled off on lap 26.
Lap 40- Still caution free. McDowell over Freeman, Mitchell, Cook and Beets.
Lap 40 caution for McIntosh.
Lap 46 caution for Cook who hit the turn one wall while racing with Mitchell and Beets for third. Order- McDowell, Freeman, Mitchell, Beets, Seawright, Moses, Trent, Carver.
Feature Results: 1. McDowell, 2. Freeman, 3. Beets, 4. Mitchell, 5. Seawright, 6. Moses, 7. Trent, 8. Carver, 9. Cook, 10. McIntosh, 11. Crabtree, 12. Llewellyn, 13. McPherson, 14. Weiss, 15. Boles, 16. McCarter, 17. Dodson, 18. Smith, 19. Greer, 20. Kerr