InsideDirtRacing.com will be providing live updates from the Southern Nationals race from the 411 Motor Speedway in Seymour, TN for Tuesday night, July 19, 2016. Tonight’s updates are being provided by Richard Allen( @RichardAllenIDR on Twitter).
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Classes in action: Southern Nationals Super Late Models for $3,500-to-win(35 laps), Sportsman, Mini Stock and Classics.
*These updates will primarily focus on the Southern Nationals race. Other updates may be shortened in favor of obtaining photos and/or stories.
Drivers meeting is set for 6:45pm.
6:45- Drivers meeting underway.
7:10- Hot laps underway.
Photos: I often post pictures on my @RichardAllenIDR Twitter account if you would like to take a look.
Southern Nationals Super Late Models
Car Count: 31 cars
Drivers Here: 0- Ross White, J0- John Ownbey, 00- Ruben Mayfield, 1- Vic Hill, 1G- Devin Gilpin, 3- Steve Smith, 4- Brian Ligon, 5- John Tweed, c5- David Crabtree, 7- Ricky Weiss, 7- Donald McIntosh, 7g- Craig Greer, 8- Craig Vosbergen, j8- Jason Frame, 10- Chad Ogle, 11- Skylar Marlar, 11B- Stacy Boles, 21- Chris Brown, 21- Robby Moses, 23- Cory Hedgecock, 25- David Doherty, 45- Doug Smith, 47- Tim Rucker, 50- Shanon Buckingham, 56- Jordon Horton, 71- Pierce McCarter, 77- Gavin Landers, 87- Walker Arthur, 97- Bobby Giffin, 99- Derek Ellis, 201- Billy Ogle, Jr.
*Driver list in incomplete and unofficial until after the drivers meeting.
Qualifying Results: The field will be divided into two groups with the top-2 from each going to a dash race.
Group A Results – 1. Gilpin(13.543), 2. Moses
Group B Results – 1. McIntosh(13.495), 2. Crabtree
Heat Race Results: There will be four heat races with the top-4 from each transferring to the feature.
Heat 1 Lineup- 1. Vosbergen, 2. Weiss, 3. Ellis, 4. Hill, 5. Frame, 6. Doherty, 7. Greer
Heat 1 Finish- 1. Hill, 2. Vosbergen, 3. Frame, 4. Doherty
*Contact between Vosbergen and Weiss on lap 1 sent Weiss spinning. Hill and Ellis were collected. Heavy damage to Weiss, Hill and Ellis. Hill was able to continue with a damaged nose piece.
Heat 2 Lineup- 1. Marlar, 2. Brown, 3. McCarter, 4. Boles, 5. Ligon, 6. Mayfield, 7. D Smith
Heat 2 Finish – 1. Brown, 2. Marlar, 3. Boles, 4. Ligon
*Brown took the lead on the start and led all the way.
Heat 3 Lineup – 1. Arthur, 2. Tweed, 3. Buckingham, 4. B Ogle, 5. C Ogle, 6. Rucker, 7. Horton
Heat 3 Finish – 1. Arthur, 2. Buckingham, 3. B Ogle, 4. Horton
*Arthur led all the way. Very good battle between Buckingham and B Ogle for second.
Heat 4 Lineup – 1. White, 2. Hedgecock, 3. Giffin, 4. Ownbey, 5. S Smith, 6. Landers
Heat 4 Finish – 1. Hedgecock, 2. White, 3. Giffin, 4. Ownbey
*Hedgecock led all the way. White spun on the initial start and had to restart from the rear but made his way back to second.
Dash Race Results: 1. Crabtree, 2. McIntosh, 3. Gilpin, 4. Moses
*Crabtree led all the way while McIntosh moved up from fourth start spot.
Feature Lineup – 1. Crabtree, 2. McIntosh, 3. Gilpin, 4. Moses, 5. Hill, 6. Arthur, 7. Brown, 8. Hedgecock, 9. Vosbergen, 10. Buckingham, 11. Marlar, 12. White, 13. Frame, 14. B Ogle, 15. Boles, 16. Giffin, 17. Doherty, 18. Horton, 19. Ligon, 20. Ownbey, 21. Weiss, 22. McCarter, 23. Landers, 24. Ellis
10:12- Feature rolling out. 35 laps for $3500.
10:15- Four wide!
10:17- Green flag!
Lap 7 caution. Crabtree got the jump on the start and leads McIntosh, Gilpin, Hill, Brown, Moses, Arthur, Vosbergen, Buckingham, Hedgecock
Lap 12 caution for flat tire on Tweed. Crabtree still leads but McIntosh began trying a higher line in the corners and looked as if he was gaining. Gilpin, Hill and Brown follow the top-2.
Lap 16 caution for huge cloud of smoke from B Ogle. Crabtree leads but Gilpin and Brown moved around McIntosh on the last restart. Hill is 5th followed by Buckingham, Marlar, Arthur, Vosbergen and Hedgecock
Caution on the restart as Tweed, Ownbey and Horton tangle.
Lap 17 caution for spin by White. Still Crabtree, Gilpin, Brown, McIntosh, Hill.
Feature Results: 1. Crabtree, 2. Gilpin, 3. Brown, 4. McIntosh, 5. Hill, 6. Vosbergen, 7. Arthur, 8. Hedgecock
Car Count: 20 cars
Feature Results: 1. Clyde Stanton, 2. Justin Winters, 3. Zach Sise, 4. Jed Emert
Car Count: 4 cars
Feature Results: 1. Ryan Wade, 2. Thomas Clark