A Rap Board for Race Fans
Welcome to Race Rap! A Rap Board for Race Fans
Top News
South Boston Speedway News
Oct 19, 2017 - Mike Smith
South Boston Speedway Unveils Solid 2018 Racing Schedule

OTHER News
Oct 18, 2017 -
How a Late Model test got Erik Jones discovered by NASCAR's Kyle Busch

OTHER News
Oct 18, 2017 -
Indiana race-car driver plows OVER his rival's vehicle

Southern National Motorsports Park News
Oct 18, 2017 - Andy Marquis
Jessica Dana Confident Heading to Southern National

The Plain Truth News
Oct 18, 2017 -
Today in The Plain Truth

The Plain Truth News
Oct 18, 2017 -
HEADLINES & STORIES FROM AROUND THE WORLD

South Boston Speedway News
Oct 16, 2017 - Tony Stevens
MCCASKILL & NASSE VICTORIOUS AT SOUTH BOSTON; BERRY AND ROUSE CROWNED CHAMPS

Danbury Fair RaceArena News
Oct 14, 2017 - Al Robinson
Big Purses, Big Crowds Were The Norm At Danbury Racearena

Danbury Fair RaceArena News
Oct 14, 2017 -
The Danbury Fair Racearena 1981 YOU-tube Video Tribute

Danbury Fair RaceArena News
Oct 14, 2017 - Bob Barney
Bob Barney: I remember Kenny Webb as the greatest racer I ever knew

Danbury Fair RaceArena News
Oct 14, 2017 -
Danbury Racearena: Taking laps around memory lane

Stafford Motor Speedway News
Oct 13, 2017 - Scott Running
Keith Rocco Captures Third Career SK Modified® Championship at Stafford

Stafford Motor Speedway News
Oct 13, 2017 - Scott Running
Glen Reen Wins Stafford Late Model Track Championship

Pass Series Racing News
Oct 13, 2017 - Alan Deitz
Busy Weekend Set For Oxford Plains Heading Into PASS North Finale

Driver & Team Press Releases News
Oct 13, 2017 - Andy Marquis
Brandon Clements Chasing First Southern National Mini Stock Win

South Boston Speedway News
Oct 12, 2017 - Mike Smith
Second Generation Drivers With South Boston Speedway Ties

Southern National Motorsports Park News
Oct 12, 2017 - Andy Marquis
Matt Sever Enjoying Challenge of Competing at Southern National

OTHER News
Oct 6, 2017 -
Chick Returns to Winchester Speedway This Weekend with JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour

Southern National Motorsports Park News
Oct 6, 2017 - Andy Marquis
Casey Roderick Going Bounty Hunting in First SNMP Start

South Boston Speedway News
Oct 6, 2017 - Mike Smith
South Boston Speedway Graduates Give Credit To Historic Track For Successful Racing Careers

South Boston Speedway News
Oct 6, 2017 - Mike Smith
South Boston Speedway Regulars Figure Time Is Right For CARS Tour Debut

Driver & Team Press Releases News
Oct 6, 2017 - Andy Marquis
Emily Day Making Jump to Legends Racing

Advertisement For RaceRap Customer News
Oct 4, 2017 -
VP RACING FUELS APPOINTS BRUCE HENDEL TO VICE PRESIDENT NORTH AMERICA SALES

The Plain Truth News
Oct 2, 2017 -
50+ DEAD AT VEGAS CONCERT MACHINE GUN SNIPER

The Plain Truth News
Oct 2, 2017 -
NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson opens the doors to his luxurious $14million West Village family pad

Stafford Motor Speedway News
Oct 2, 2017 - Scott Running
Rufrano, Saunders, Walker, & Giordano Score Fall Final Saturday Feature Victories At Stafford Speedway

Stafford Motor Speedway News
Oct 2, 2017 - Scott Running
Rocco & Leary Score NAPA Fall Final Wins At Stafford Speedway

Orange County Speedway News
Oct 1, 2017 - Jim Cribbs
Unofficial Results, Orange County Speedway, Saturday, September 30

Southern Modified Race Tour News
Oct 1, 2017 -
BURT MYERS WINS SOUTHERN MODIFIED RACING SERIES FALL SPECTACULAR 75 AT HICKORY

Driver & Team Press Releases News
Sep 29, 2017 - Andy Marquis
Bandolero Champion Ethan Johnson Looks Ahead

NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour Series News
Sep 28, 2017 - Steve Post
Hickory Motor Speedway To Host Southern Modified Racing Series Saturday

Southern National Motorsports Park News
Sep 28, 2017 - Andy Marquis
Spooktacular Kicks Off Fall Schedule at Southern National

Nascar Nation Wide Series News
Sep 28, 2017 - Mike Smith
Henry County Logo To Be Featured On Hood Of Timothy Peters' Truck In Las Vegas 350 

NASCAR Whelen All-American Series News
Sep 26, 2017 -
Complete Nascar Results..... Martinsville 9/23/17

The Plain Truth News
Sep 26, 2017 -
Ratings tumble: NFL's Sunday Night Football sees an eight percent decline

The Plain Truth News
Sep 26, 2017 -
THE NATIONAL FELONS LEAGUE IS SPITTING ON AMERICA, NOT THE FANS


Please patronize our sponsors!
Advertise on RaceRap


Tamco Paint.Com NOW ONLINE

Legend
  2:10am   Past Hour
  1:10am   1-4 hrs old
  10:10pm   4-12 hrs
  2:10pm   12-24 hrs
  2:10am   Over 24 hrs
     Registered Key
     Referred Key
RaceRap News & Messageboard  Page topnews: Viewing Top News Article
   Viewing Top News Article
Pass Series Racing

Pass Series Racing News
Kyle Grissom Makes First Super Late Model Win a Memorable One Winning the Easter Bunny 150
Apr 10, 2012 - updated Apr 10th, 2012 11:10am
Web posted by

Charlotte, NC --

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 4/9/12
It’s no secret that Kyle Grissom has had success throughout the late model stock car ranks, but just because one’s had that success doesn’t mean it automatically transfers to the super late model ranks as many have found out. Kyle Grissom, however; wasted no time to making his presence known to the super late model world winning the PASS South Easter Bunny 150 Saturday night at the Hickory Motor Speedway in Hickory, North Carolina.
 
Grissom, son of 1993 NASCAR Nationwide Series Champion Steve Grissom, was able to fend off challenges from several different drivers on multiple occasions before pulling away for the win in the final ten laps. The PASS South Series newcomer set fast time in qualifying before leading on five different occasions for a total of 101 laps behind the wheel of his #31 Harrison’s Workwear Chevy Impala in route to his first series win.
 
“None of us expected to win this quick in the PASS South Series, especially at a race like the Easter Bunny, but Greg Marlowe built us an awesome racecar that was hooked up all night long. I had such good forward bite through the center of the turns that I was able to just focus on saving my right rear tire,” said Grissom in victory lane. “I had a lot of fun racing against Andy (Loden) and everyone else that we raced against there at the end for the win because it was just good clean racing. That’s why there’s so many people here tonight in the grandstands at Hickory to watch this race; they know they are going to see some good racing when the PASS Series comes to town. A huge thanks goes out to Marlowe Chassis, Harrison’s Workwear, and RE Suspensions for this one. Hopefully we can do it again in two weeks at Orange County.”     
 
Early on in the 150 lap event it was several familiar names in the form of Ryan Blaney and Andy Loden that took turns leading due to top ten qualifying efforts before succumbing to Grissom’s #31 machine. The starting field stayed tight all night long as thirty of the thirty-two car starting field was still on track at the event’s halfway point, before a string of cautions for minor incidents ended a few drivers nights just past lap seventy-five.
 
Just as the event was heading into the final stretch, series points leader Preston Peltier, experienced a problem that sent him fading through the field. The mechanical issue quickly turned into a bigger issue for the former series champion when his #26 Sig’s Tire Center Chevy Impala got collected in a three car incident ending his night early. The final caution of the night set up a twenty-five lap sprint to the finish when two former Easter Bunny 150 race winners, Ben Rowe and Ryan Lawler, tangled in turn four battling for the sixth position.
 
Brad Keselowski Racing development driver Landon Cling finished a career best second after having to race his way into the feature event through one of two last chance races for non qualified drivers after time trials. Cling, who is contending for the series championship in 2012, methodically made his way through the field picking off cars one at a time before edging third place finisher Trey Mitchell and PASS North Series regular Cassius Clark for the position on the white flag lap.
 
Mitchell, making his first series start of 2012, and Clark, driving for southern series car owner Dick Woodman, put on a show for the fans to remember that packed the house at the Hickory Motor Speedway. The two drivers raced nose-to-tail and side-by-side throughout the second half of the event before settling for their above stated positions. Last year’s Orange Blossom Special 125 winner at the Orange County Speedway, Roger Lee Newton rounded out the top five.
 
Next race for the PASS South Series “Bad Boys with the Bad Fast Toys” is the Orange Blossom Special 150 at the Orange County Speedway in Rougemont, North Carolina on Saturday April 21st. For more information on this race and the rest of the PASS South Series schedule in 2012 visit www.proallstarsseries.com.
 
PASS South Easter Bunny 150
Hickory Motor Speedway-Hickory, NC
Results
1)      #31 Kyle Grissom
2)      #29 Landon Cling
3)      #47 Trey Mitchell
4)      #8 Cassius Clark
5)      #33 Roger Lee Newton
6)      #25 Ross Kenseth
7)      #12 Jared Marks
8)      #22 Kyle Bonsignore
9)      #74 Ryan Lawler
10)  #4 Jay Fogleman
11)  #4n Ben Rowe
12)  #19 Nate Caruth
13)  #02 Tim Nooner
14)  #62 Brandon Ward
15)  #48 John Batten
16)  #101 Trevor Sanborn
17)  #76 Jerick Johnson
18)  #98 Ryan Blaney
19)  #66 Steve Wallace
20)  #2 Gray Gaulding
21)  # 88 Kyle Dessouza
22)  #89 David Latour Jr.
23)  #29L Andy Loden
24)  #2n Matt Matheson
25)  #41 Wes Burton
26)  #26 Preston Peltier
27)  #81 Craig Goess Jr.
28)  #26c Tyler Church
29)  #11 Mark Gibson
30)  #71 Jimmy Doyle
31)  #12c Garrett Campbell
32)  #80 Dustin Hubbard


Home  |  Contact

(c) Copyright 2017 RaceRap, LLC

[ Go To Top of Page ]

Tracksdie Weather


Driver Web Sites - Click Here

Advertisers







Tracks

Click Here for entire list of tracks and series

RaceRap News & Photo Page
RaceRap News & Photo Page

Dillon Motor Speedway
Dillon Motor Speedway

Caraway Speedway
Caraway Speedway

Hickory Motor Speedway
Hickory Motor Speedway

Driver & Team Press Releases
Driver & Team Press Releases

Florence Motor Speedway
Florence Motor Speedway

Coastal Plains Raceway Park
Coastal Plains Raceway Park

Richmond International Raceway
Richmond International Raceway

Myrtle Beach Speedway
Myrtle Beach Speedway

Southside Speedway
Southside Speedway

Southern National Motorsports Park
Southern National Motorsports Park

Mountain View Speedway
Mountain View Speedway

Editorial

Lonesome Pine Raceway
Lonesome Pine Raceway

ACE Speedway
ACE Speedway

Wake County Speedway
Wake County Speedway

Carteret County Speedway
Carteret County Speedway



Series

Click Here for entire list of tracks and series

Pass Series Racing
Pass Series Racing

UARA Series
UARA Series

MiniStock Mayhem Series
MiniStock Mayhem Series

South East Limited Late Models Series
South East Limited Late Models Series


RaceRap, LLC

RaceRap