A Rap Board for Race Fans
Welcome to Race Rap! A Rap Board for Race Fans
Top News
Danbury Fair RaceArena News
Jan 21, 2019 -
RACEARENA MEMORIES

Danbury Fair RaceArena News
Jan 21, 2019 -
Uncle Sam is On His Way Home to Danbury

Caraway Speedway News
Jan 21, 2019 -
2019 Caraway Speedway Event Schedule

OTHER News
Jan 21, 2019 -
Tom Brady is stunned after reaching his NINTH Super Bowl

Riverhead Raceway News
Jan 21, 2019 -
Riverhead announces 2019 Schedule and other News

The Plain Truth News
Jan 20, 2019 -
HEADLINES & STORIES FROM AROUND THE WORLD

The Plain Truth News
Jan 20, 2019 -
Wild weather weekend: Nearly TWO THOUSAND flights canceled and TWO FEET of snow expected

The Plain Truth News
Jan 20, 2019 -
Today in The Plain Truth

Langley Speedway News
Jan 19, 2019 -
Langley 2019 Schedule- incl Deny Hamlin Race

Obituary Notice News
Jan 19, 2019 -
Obituary of Thadeus Toomes

Obituary Notice News
Jan 18, 2019 -
Patriarch of Wood Brothers Racing team Glen Wood dies at 93

Driver & Team Press Releases News
Jan 16, 2019 -
Justin Crider 2019 Plans

Stafford Motor Speedway News
Jan 16, 2019 -
Chuck Harrison Looking for the Next Level in Stafford’s Street Stocks

Nascar Series News
Jan 16, 2019 -
Full schedule for Daytona International Speedway

Nascar Series News
Jan 16, 2019 -
Larson hopes bad luck stays away after Chili Bowl qualifying night victory

Advertisement For RaceRap Customer News
Jan 15, 2019 -
Advertise on RaceRap

Advertisement For RaceRap Customer News
Jan 15, 2019 -
PHOTOS: Top Helmet Painter (Does Blackhawks, Olympics and many other Helmets) NOW USING TAMCO

Advertisement For RaceRap Customer News
Jan 15, 2019 -
NEW TAMCO PAINT Web STORE

Advertisement For RaceRap Customer News
Jan 15, 2019 -
Tamco Paint - PHOTOS, VIDEOS, ETC!

The Plain Truth News
Jan 15, 2019 -
The Origins of Political Correctness

The Plain Truth News
Jan 15, 2019 -
Political Correctness and Science: a true story

Driver & Team Press Releases News
Jan 15, 2019 -
Remembering J.D. Gibbs

Driver & Team Press Releases News
Jan 15, 2019 -
Chad Knaus to serve as crew chief for Byron, No. 24 team in 2019

Hickory Motor Speedway News
Jan 15, 2019 -
(2019 HMS RULES NOW ONLINE- 2019 Driver Information Packet

Wake County Speedway News
Jan 13, 2019 -
Wake County Speedway Champs Crowned At Banquet

Obituary Notice News
Jan 12, 2019 -
J.D. Gibbs, co-founder of Joe Gibbs Racing, dies at 49

The Plain Truth News
Jan 6, 2019 -
Could deafness be reversed? Scientists re-grow damaged hair cells

The Plain Truth News
Jan 6, 2019 -
The Incredible Story of America's Lost 1939 Antarctic Snow Cruiser

The Plain Truth News
Jan 6, 2019 -
At least seven killed after two big rigs collide and ignite a massive fireball on Florida freeway

Hickory Motor Speedway News
Jan 2, 2019 -
2019 Schedule

Hickory Motor Speedway News
Jan 2, 2019 -
HMS Swamp Meet in Feb

Bowman Gray Stadium News
Jan 2, 2019 -
2019 SCHEDULE

Drive For Diversity Program News
Jan 2, 2019 -
BROOKE STORER JOINS NASCAR’S DRIVE FOR DIVERSITY

The Plain Truth News
Dec 27, 2018 -
When Christmas was illegal in America

The Plain Truth News
Dec 27, 2018 -
THE MYTH OF AMERICAN CAPITALISM EXPOSED

The Plain Truth News
Dec 27, 2018 -
AMERICANS RESIST: 1+ Million Gun Owners Refuse to Obey Ban, No One Turning in Magazines


Please patronize our sponsors!
Tamco Paint Customer photos


Tamco Paint.Com NOW ONLINE


Tamco Marine-Fleet-OEM Coatings

Legend
  10:02pm   Past Hour
  9:02pm   1-4 hrs old
  6:02pm   4-12 hrs
  10:02am   12-24 hrs
  10:02pm   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
Brandon Ward PASS South Wake County Winner
May 13, 2012 - updated May 13th, 2012 10:53am
Web posted by Norm Desjardins

Raleigh, NC. --

Brandon Ward captured his first PASS South SLM win at Wake County - (Pro Photo Productions)

                                                                                                                                                                                                   
Charlotte, NC 5/12/12- Wake County Speedway, the less than quarter mile located in Raleigh, North Carolina, played host to the PASS South Series super late models Friday night as the speedway celebrated fifty consecutive years of racing. After the checkers flew Wake County regulars were trying to recall a time in those fifty years that 125 laps of racing in any division ran caution free. One guy that will remember fifty years from now will be Brandon Ward as he cruised to victory winning the Capital City Clash/Bull Ring Tough Guy Challenge 125 presented by Bio-Specialists. The win was his first in the series and his first for car owner Jeff Day who has fielded a car in the series dating back to the inaugural season in 2006.
“Wow, what a race that was right there,” cheered an excited Brandon Ward as he exited the car in victory lane. “Man, I never thought in a million years I would get my first PASS South Series win at a track like Wake County. All my guys worked their butts off to give me an unbelievable car tonight and it showed. I’ve been trying so hard to get Jeff Day a win in this series and tonight we were finally able to do it.”
Ward was fortunate enough to redraw the pole position after qualifying ninth during the series redraw of the top ten qualifiers and never looked back. Kyle Grissom, who set fast time during the day’s qualifying session and started to the outside of Ward challenged the #62 machine early on riding right on the bumper of Ward and making contact several times over the first thirty-two laps. Just as Ward started to put fellow competitors Justin Allison and  Landon Cling a lap down, the two made contact resulting in Grissom losing a half a straightaway distance to the leader. A pair of quick movers early on in the form of Jay Fogleman closed in to the third position, as did Gray Gaulding after starting tenth.
Still clean and green at the event’s halfway mark, Ward continued to lead over a distant Grissom in second followed by Fogleman and 2010 series champion Preston Peltier. With the race inside forty laps to go and still no slowing the field, business amongst drivers picked up on track. Caruth, in his first season racing on pavement shined on the tight bull ring making a move that saw him go from fifth to second all in a matter of Wake County’s 100 foot back stretch. This was exactly what Ward needed to almost circle the field entirely. Inside twenty laps to go early front runners Fogleman and Grissom battled to stay within the top five and on the lead lap.
Ward once again showed no signs of mercy or letting up in the closing laps as he lapped the field all the way up to the fourth position as the checkered flag flew. Preston Peltier made it back-to-back podium finishes with his second place finish. Third place man Ross Kenseth did the same after scoring his first PASS South win in the series’ last outing at Orange County Speedway just two weeks ago.
“I’ve been racing in this series as a car owner since day one and maybe I’ve missed fielding a car in about twelve races during that time, and you couldn’t have written a better script than this one tonight,” stated Jeff Day, car owner of Ward’s ride. “I can’t even begin to describe how easy Brandon is to work with out there. He really is an awesome racecar driver and I’m proud that he was the guy that got this  Kevin Powell Ford/KPMoto.com race team in victory lane tonight.”
Next up for the “BIG BOYS WITH THE BAD FAST TOYS” PASS South Super Late Model Series will be the CV Products 125 at  Concord Speedway in Concord, North Carolina on Saturday night May 26th in conjunction with the area’s race weeks. For more information on the PASS South Series or any of the PASS sanctioned series visit www.proallstarsseries.com.
Capital City Clash/Bull Ring Tough Guy Challenge 125 presented by Bio-Specialists
Wake County Speedway
Raleigh, North Carolina
Official Results
1) #62 Brandon Ward
2) #26 Preston Peltier
3) #25 Ross Kenseth
4) #89 David Latour Jr.
5) #19 Nate Caruth
6) #48 John Batten
7) #29 Landon Cling
8) #31 Kyle Grissom
9) #4 Jay Fogleman
10) #1 Justin Allison
11) #18 Bill Cantania
12) #2 Gray Gaulding
13) #15n Joe Heigl
14) #55 Kevin Floars


Home  |  Contact

(c) Copyright 2019 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 TOP NEWS
RACERAP TOP NEWS

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



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