July 2018

Roderick Grabs 6 in a row at Allen Turner PLM 100, Brusso wins first, Barnhill in Sportsmen, and Loper takes Pure Stocks

Casey at the Flag Stand: Roderick Collects another PLM Checkered Flag, Makes it Six in a Row

 

By Chuck Corder

With apologies to Allen Turner, but perhaps it’s time the Pro Late Model division at Five Flags Speedway be renamed in Casey Roderick’s honor.

All the Lawrenceville, Ga., driver does at the famed half-mile asphalt oval behind the wheel of his Ronnie Sanders red No. 18 PLM machine is continue to stack up victories.

Not counting the Snowflake 100 held each December, Roderick won his sixth consecutive Allen Turner PLM Series 100 lapper dating back to last season.

He took the lead from Perry Patino […]

Allen Turner PLM Drivers Size Up a Win Friday Night, While Building Knowledge for December’s Big Race

By Chuck Corder

When the first week of December rolls around, the racing world turn its focus upon Five Flags Speedway.

Going on more than 50 years now, the Snowball Derby has become short-track racing’s pinnacle event for Super Late Models.

Equally as important, in recent years, has been the race staged the night before Sunday’s 300 lapper.

The Snowflake 100 for the Allen Turner Pro Late Models at the famed half-mile asphalt oval has a history of champions that are as decorated and respected as the group who have been fortunate enough to win the Derby and hoist the Tom Dawson trophy.

“It has […]

2016 Pro Truck Champ Taylor Jorgensen set to drive new PRO LATE MODEL

Taylor Jorgensen drove a Pro Truck to a championship in 2016 here, and this Friday the Georgia driver is scheduled to enter the field of Pro Late Models.  The Stockbridge Georgia driver will be strapped in to her new #3 car for the 100 lap Allen Turner Hyundai feature. 

Another expected entry will be Sterling Marlin, 2 time Daytona winner from Tennessee.

 

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