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Denton’s Clint King To Return To His Hometown Short Track To Compete In The Nascar Late Model
May 17, 2011 - updated May 17th, 2011 8:16pm
Web posted by Renee Hackett
Denton’s Clint King To Return To His Hometown Short Track To Compete In The Nascar Late Model Stock 200 Lap Event Sunday Afternoon
For Immediate Release – 5/16/11
(Asheboro, NC): Denton’s Clint King returns to his Home Track after spending a couple years of competing in other series. He began at the speedway competing in the Late Model Super Truck ranks winning two events his Rookie Year in 2009. He has continued to move up the ladder to the NASCAR Late Model Stock ranks. “I’m excited about being back at Caraway. All my friends are looking forward to being able to come watch me race. We sent the car to Franks (FDJ) to get a few things straightened out and he set the car up for Caraway. So I am looking forward to having a good run on Sunday.” Stated King.
King attempted to test at the speedway yesterday afternoon but the rains ended his plans. The team plans to re-schedule the test for later in the week. Several changes have taken place with the team including new crew chief, long time veteran and family friend Scott Murphy. “I’m excited about having Scott on board. He and I get along really well and he has put a lot into getting us back on track.” Stated King.
He will make his debut this weekend for the big 200 lap Super Five Series event on Sunday Afternoon at 2pm. Also competing on Sunday is a 100 Lap BK Auto Limited Late Model event and a 25 Lap Lexington Chiropractic & Wellness Legends event. Grandstands open at 12 noon. On Track Autograph Session at 1:15 and the green flag will wave at 2pm. Qualifying for the event will take place at 2pm Saturday Afternoon and at 4pm there will be races for the Bibs Downtown Mini Stocks, Full Throttle Super Mini Trucks, Auto & Metal Recyclers U-Cars and A Plus Auto Sales Street Stocks.
For Additional information hit the web at www.carawayspeedway.com or contact the speedway ticket office at 336-629-5803.