InsideDirtRacing.com will be providing live updates from the Southern Nationals race from the Crossville Speedway in Crossville, TN for Thursday night, July 27, 2017. 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), Limited Late Models for $1000-to-win, and Super Stocks.
*Due to a number of factors, including an illness in my family, updates may be limited to the Southern Nationals.
Drivers meeting is set for 6:45 central.
Weather is expected to be warm with a chance for isolated thunderstorms.
Brandon Overton leads the Southern Nationals standings over Shanon Buckingham and Donald McIntosh.
Southern Nationals races remain at Smoky Mountain Speedway(Friday) and Tazewell Speedway(Saturday).
7:00- Drivers meeting about to begin.
Photos: I often post pictures on my @RichardAllenIDR Twitter account if you would like to take a look.
Please also consider reading: Southern Nationals hits stretch run with tight points battle
Southern Nationals Super Late Models
Car Count: 15 cars
Drivers Here: 0f- Farrel Skelton, 1c- Kenny Collins, 1g- Ryan King, 7m- Donald McIntosh, 8- Craig Vosbergen, 17- Matt Henderson, 23- Cory Hedgecock, 25- David Doherty, 37- Rob Mayea, 50- Shanon Buckingham, 58- Ivedent Lloyd, Jr., 83- Jason Walker, 91- Heath Hindman, 116- Brandon Overton, 201- Billy Ogle Jr, 399- Ben Nicastri
*Driver list is incomplete and unofficial until after the drivers meeting.
Qualifying Results: Cars will be broken into two groups. The top-2 from each will be locked into the feature.
Group A- 1. Overton (12.287), 2. Vosbergen
Group B- 1. McIntosh (12.512), 2. Ogle
Heat Race Results: There will be one heat race with all drivers transferring to the feature.
1. Buckingham, 2. Collins, 3. Nicastri, 4. Henderson, 5. Mayea, 6. Hedgecock, 7. King, 8. Hindman, 9. Skelton, 10. Doherty, 11. Walker
Feature Lineup- 1. Overton, 2. McIntosh, 3. Vosbergen, 4. Ogle, 5. Buckingham, 6. Collins, 7. Nicastri, 8. Henderson, 9. Mayea, 10. Hedgecock, 11. King, 12. Hindman, 13. Skelton, 14. Doherty, 15. Walker
9:18- Feature rolling out. 35 laps for $3500-to-win.
9:25- Four wide!
9:28- Green flag!
Halfway caution free. Overton leads McIntosh, Buckingham, Vosbergen, Nicastri.
Overton dominated. His margin of victory in the caution free race was by half track.
Feature Results: 1. Overton, 2. McIntosh, 3. Vosbergen, 4. Buckingham, 5. Nicastri, 6. Henderson, 7. Ogle, 8. King
Limited Late Models
Car Count: 11 cars
Ryan King and Cory Hedgecock are running both the Limited and Super Late Model classes.
Qualifying Results: 1. Ryan King (13.107), 2. Cory Hedgecock, 3. Chase King, 4. Josh Henry, 5. Jason Deal, 6. Perry Delaney, 7. Layne Clifton, 8. Ruben Mayfield, 9. Jeff Cotterman, 10. Ronnie Choat, 11. Drew Kennedy
Hedgecock took the lead on the start and King pressured him virtually the entire 25-lap distance. Race ran caution free.
Feature Results: 1. Hedgecock, 2. R King, 3. C King, 4. Henry, 5. Clifton, 6. Kennedy, 7. Deal, 8. Choate