For Immediate Release:
Due to the inclement weather on Saturday Night July 19th, the following changes have been made to our 2014 schedule:
1) Round 8 of the Paramount Kia "Big 10" Chase for the Championship will be August 9th and will feature 100 Laps-NWAAS Bojangles Late Model Stocks / Gold King Limiteds / Street Stocks / and Wrench Rags Renegades
Round 9 of the Paramount Kia "Big 10" Chase for the Championship will be August 16th and will feature 100 Laps-NWAAS Bojangles Late Model Stocks / Gold King Limiteds / Street Stocks / Super Trucks / and 4 Cylinders
2) Twin events will be added for Sept. 6th to make up for 7-19-14 featuring the NWAAS Bojangles Late Model Stocks / Gold King Limiteds / Street Stocks / 4 Cylinders
3) Wrench Rags Renegades and BenchBuilt Sportsman Racing Classics have been added to the August 2nd date.
Due to the smaller number of remaining races, sometimes it is difficult to reschedule these events.
Enclosed is a copy of the new schedule, please print and replace the ones you have.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused and we appreciate every ones support of Hickory Motor Speedway.
Hickory Motor Speedway
2014 Paramount Kia
BIG "10" RACING CHALLENGE
Josh Berry Continues Hot Streak
Newton, NC - - July 15, 2014) Josh Berry returned to Victory Lane Saturday night after leading all 50 laps of the feature event for the NASCAR Whelen All American Series Bojangles' Late Model division. Mark Johnson (No. 13 - Gold King Limited Late Model), Marshall Sutton (No. 64 - Street Stock), Spencer Boyd (No. 09 - Super Trucks) and Chase Pollard (No. 98 - 4-Cyliders) also earned the opportunity to celebrate in Victory Lane as the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series returned to Hickory Motor Speedway. More Results
Brewer Breaks Through At Hickory
by Pete Anderson
“American Freedom 124” presented by KOMA Unwind Relaxation Drink
HICKORY, N.C. — Zach Brewer followed the leaders into the pits on lap 55, but they followed him across the finish line Saturday night at Hickory Motor Speedway. The Winston-Salem, N.C., driver overcame several late-race restarts and a personal loss to win the KOMA Unwind Modified Madness Series American Freedom 125 at Hickory Saturday night.
“That's the easiest race I have driven in a long time,” Brewer said. “I've got a great crew and surrounded myself with great people. It's just an awesome night.”
Tim Brown — who turned a 14.545-second lap to claim the “Piedmont Racing EXPO & Auction Pole Award” — led the 20 modifieds to the green and the first caution on lap two.more results
Bassett Claims Round Seven
Paramount KIA "Big-10" Chase for the Championship
(Newton, NC - - July 1, 2014) Fans witnessed a night of fast-paced action Saturday night and when Dillon Bassett (No. 44) drove to Victory Lane in the seventh round of the Paramount KIA Big-10 Chase for the Championship. Taylor Stricklin (No. 7 - Gold King Limited Late Model), Kevin Townsend (No. 10 - Street Stock), Chase Pollard (No. 98 - 4-Cyliders) and Charlie Neil (No. 2 - WrenchRags Renegades) also earned the chance to celebrate in Victory Lane and enjoy some Fireworks during Hendrick Honda Hickory/Frye Regional Breast Cancer Awareness Night at the Races. Results
Josh Berry Back In Winners Circle at Hickory Motor Speedway
(Newton, NC - - June 14, 2014) Fans and competitors gathered for an action packed night of short-track racing and Christian fellowship to witness Josh Berry (No. 88) return to Victory Lane in the sixth round of the Paramount KIA Big-10 Race Challenge. Dexter Canipe Jr. (No. 5 – Gold King Limited Late Model), Kevin Townsend (No. 10 – Street Stock), Spencer Boyd (No. 09 – Super Trucks), Charlie Neil (No. 2 – WrenchRags Renegades) and Bill Webb (No. 16 – Bench-Built Transmissions Sportsmen Racing Classics) also earned the chance to celebrate the sweet tastes of victory during Bojangles' Church Night presented by 321 Lawnmower Sales & Service. Race Results
Haws Celebrates Victory at Hickory Motor Speedway
(Newton, NC - - June 9, 2014) Race fans enjoyed an action packed evening of short-track racing for a great cause, the Children's Miracle Network Saturday night and witnessed Brayton Haws (No. 41) pick up his first Bojangles' Late Model win of the season at America's Most Famous Short Track. The night also included featured wins by Casey Pierce (No. 18) in the Gold King Limited Late Model division, Dan Moore (No. 22) in the Street Stocks, Lee Queen (No. 09) in Super Trucks and Chase Pollard (No. 98) in the 4-Cylinders, prior to the evening being capped off by a benefit concert featuring TNT and Throwdown Jones. Race Results
Landon Huffman Wins Big during Whelen Night at the Races
(Newton, NC - - May 31, 2014) Fans and compeitiors gathered for an action packed night of short-track racing Saturday night and watched as Landon Huffman (No. 75) pulled into Victory Lane following an excitement-filled 50-lap NASCAR Whelen All American Bojangles' Late Model feature event during Whelen Night at Races. Dylan Wilson (No. 1) picked up an impressive win during following an exciting battle in the Gold King Limited Late Model race. Other race winners included, Kevin Townsend (No. 10) in the Street Stock race, Kenneth Roberts (No. 8) in the WrenchRags Renegades event, Chase Pollard (No. 98) in the 4-Clyinders race with Robert Hapeman (No. 8) closing out the evening picking up a win in the Bench-Built Transmission Sportsmen Racing Classics division. More Results