March 2017

2-Paul Schloss

Driver Hometown:Palm Coast, Florida
Car Owner:Lourdes Schloss
Crew Members:David Browning, Dylan Browning, Danny Thomas, Tommy Negrete, Ray Nelson, Matt Schloss, Lourdes Schloss, Bonnie Schoenfeld
Years In Racing:35
Sponsors:Advanced Medical Laboratories, Thunders Custom Engines, Browning Chassis, Billy Bellew Motorsports, Schoenfeld Headers
Family:Lourdes, Matt, Alexandra, Stephanie
Job Info:Lab Manager/owner Advanced Medical Laboratories […]

#5 Derek “Kane” Long

Driver Hometown:
Car Owner: Michelle Long
Crew Members: Mike Jenkins, Pops, and many others every weekend.
Years In Racing: 9 years
Sponsors: McDonalds, Pull-A-Part, BA Motorsports, The Hub Printing and Design, USFD Racing, Ingersoll Racing, K1 Race Gear, Fausak Tires and Service,Serpents of Beinville Art Gallery, Heritage Electrical, Coastal Traffic, and Kane’s Warrior
Family: Wife, Michelle Long, sons: Aidan Long, and Zach Cannon, Daughters, Amy Cannon and Nicole Cannon. And parents Alvin Jenkins, Mary Jenkins, Sylvia Vaughn, and Tom Long.
Job Info: Traffic Reporter for Coastal Traffic, and instructor and driver with The Rusty Wallace Driving Experience.
Racing Accomplishments :Bomber Champion 2013 Sunny South Raceway, one […]

#95 – Phillip Crownover

Driver Hometown: Satsuma Al
Car Owner: Phillip Crownover
Crew Members: Adam Matt Kevin Jon
Years In Racing: Rookie
Sponsors: Advanced Auto Parts
Family: Holly (Wife) Chase&Alex (Sons)
Job Info: SSAB Steel Mill […]

What an Opening Day: Moseley Dominates Inaugural Outlaw Stock Feature; Three Other Winners Crowned

By Chuck Corder
Corbitt Moseley is proof that stock car racing isn’t just for the kiddos.
As a youth revolution continues to invade NASCAR and every level of racing, the 60-year-old Moseley just keeps winning at short tracks across the southeast.
But the Panama City driver had never won a feature at Five Flags Speedway in his 40-plus years of racing.
Moseley broke his career-long drought on a special Sunday afternoon Opening Day at Pensacola’s famed half-mile oval, which will celebrate the 50th annual Snowball Derby this December.
“Glad be able to run a race and finally win one here. I appreciate the fans and […]

Following in her Father’s Footsteps, Kody Brusso Looks to Leave Mark at Five Flags in New Outlaw Stock Class

By Chuck Corder

Kody Brusso remembers the moment racing rushed back into her life. That is, if it ever truly left.

See, the 24-year-old daughter of Donnie Brusso, a former local late model hotshoe, grew up in and around the family business. Kody Brusso raced go-karts from ages 4 to 11 when she decided to chase other passions, such as riding sorting horses and playing basketball.

After finishing playing a few years of college basketball at a small, south Georgia school, Kody Brusso returned to her native Pensacola where her father awaited with a simple message: “We’re going to race.”

“OK, load it up!” Kody Brusso said […]

New Year, New Series: Outlaw Stocks to Highlight Special Sunday Season Opener at Five Flags

By Chuck Corder

A milestone awaits Five Flags Speedway come December.

The nine-month march toward the historic 50th Annual Snowball Derby christens the dawn of the 2017 season with a special Sunday afternoon of racing at Pensacola’s high banks.

Opening Day, costing fans of all ages just $5 (free for kids 5 and under), is a chance at rebirth for drivers and teams.

Fell a few points shy of a track championship last year? Go out and earn it this season. Still searching for that elusive first career win at the famed half-mile asphalt oval? Well, don’t let it elude you in 2017.

The first […]