Southern All Stars Make First Of Three Stops At Smoky Mt

FAYETTEVILLE, TN—The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series event number five will take place this Saturday night April 29th at the Smoky Mt Speedway in Maryville, TN., with the WIMZ 103.5 Rockin with the Stars 50 paying$7,500 to win for the 50 lap event.   Also on the program will be the USCS sprint cars which should make for one of the best doubleheaders in racing for the year at Smoky Mt.

The Southern All Stars return to Smoky Mt Speedway marks the first of three trips to the 4/10ths mile oval as the series will return on June 17th for a $5,000 to win event and then the King of the Mountain Fall Classic will be a two day event October 6th-7th that will pay $10,000 to win and $1000 to start, making it one of the biggest events of the season at the track.

As for  this Saturday night drivers that are expected to on attendance include current points leader Casey Roberts of Toccoa, GA., who has three series wins so far this season along with second place driver Bo Shirley of Gadsden, AL., third place current Cruise with the Champions/ Rookie of the year leader Austin Horton of Newnan, GA., Tristan Sealy of Moultrie, GA., T J Reaid of Acworth, GA., Eric Hickerson of Linden, TN., Brad Skinner of Spring Hill, TN., Gar Dickson of Flintstone, GA.,  along with Smoky Mt area drivers, Donald McIntosh, Tommy Kerr, Mark Douglas, Chad Ogle, Skip Arp plus many more drivers from across the south east.

The Southern ALL Star portion of the program will be a little different than past events held at the track  as there will be SUNOCO Race Fuels qualifying, along with Hoosier Racing Tires Heat Races, PPM Racing Products B Mains and the 50 lap feature, so no cars will be locked in by qualifying all cars will run heat races.

Pits gates will open at 3pm with drivers meeting set for 6:30pm and hot laps to follow

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For more information concerning the Southern All Stars contact Lynn Acklin - General Manager: 256-924-4546

TIRE RULE: Hoosier 1350/1450/1600/70

ENTRY FEE: $110.00

PURSE: 1. $7,500; 2. $4,000; 3. $2,000; 4. $1,500; 5.$1,250; 6.$1,000; 7.$750; 8.$550; 9.$540; 10.$530; 11.$520; 12.$510; 13.$500; 14.$490; 15.$480; 16.$470; 17.$460; 18.$450; 19.$440; 20.$430; 21.$420; 22.$410; 23.$400; 24. $400

2017 SOUTHERN ALL STAR POINTS STANDINGS: 1.Casey Roberts 382; 2.Bo Shirley 336; 3.Austin Horton 314; 4.Tristan Sealy 304; 5.Clint Smith 302; 6,T J Reaid 294; 7.Eric Hickerson 256;  8.Tyler Crowder 246; 9.J R Moseley 212; 10.Brad Skinner 196

2017 CRUISE WITH THE CHAMPIONS/DIRTONDIRT.COM ROOKIE OF THE YEAR: 1.Austin Horton 314; 2.Tristian Sealy 304; 3.T J Reaid 294; 4. Eric Hickerson 256; 5.Tommy Taylor 58

2017 AR Bodies Challenge: 1.Eric Hickerson 106; 2.Brad Skinner 82; 3.Josh Putnam 45; 4.Brandon Overton 38.

April 29-Smoky Mt Speedway-Maryville, TN $7,500 May 6-Talladega Short Track-Eastaboga, AL $4,000 May 13-Thunderhill Raceway-Lawrenceburg, TN $4,000


2017 Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series Sponsors:
*Hoosier Racing Tire “The Official Race Tire” of the Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series *Patriot Sports “The Official Merchandise Vendor” of the Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series *Sunoco Race Fuel “The Official Racing Fuel” of the Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series

2017 Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series Marketing Partners Include: AR Bodies, Brodix Cylinder Heads, ,  COR Suspensions, Cruise with the Champions,, H3 Performance Graphics, Integra Racing Shocks, , MSR Mafia Web Design and Service, PPM Racing Products,, 36 Racing & Fabrication, Racecar Engineering, BrakeOMeter

-Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series -P.O. Box 189-Fayetteville, Tennessee  37334-