Author - Scott Menlen

SpeedFest 2016 Entry List Continue to Grow With Lots of Talent Already Entered

Salem, IN (January 15, 2016) – Champion Racing Association Powered by JEGS officials have added several names to the entry list for SpeedFest 2016, which will be held on Saturday, January 30th and Sunday, January 31st at Crisp Motorsports Park - Home of the Watermelon Capital Speedway located in Cordele,...

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ARCA/CRA Super Series 2015 Winner Ali Kern Selected to 2016 NASCAR Drive for Diversity Class

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (January 15, 2016) – After a competitive Combine event last October, six drivers were selected to the 2016 NASCAR Drive for Diversity® (D4D) class and will join the industry’s premier development program for multicultural and female drivers, and pit crew members.   Talented drivers from across the Americas will...

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Taylor Cable Products Returns to Sponsor CRA Street Stocks Again in 2016

Salem, IN (January 14, 2016) – Champion Racing Association Powered by JEGS officials have announced that Taylor Cable Products will return as a sponsor with the CRA Street Stocks Powered by JEGS for the 2016 race season. Taylor Cable Products will award the second place finisher at each CRA Street...

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2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Champion Kyle Busch to Race at SpeedFest 2016

Salem, IN (January 13, 2016) – Crisp Motorsports Park - Home of the Watermelon Capital Speedway officials have announced that 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Champion Kyle Busch will be racing in the 200 lap ARCA/CRA Super Series Super Late Model event with SpeedFest 2016, which will be held on Saturday,...

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Dominique Van Wieringen Joins Rette Jones Racing For Full NASCAR K&N Pro Series East Slate

MOORESVILLE, North Carolina (January 12, 2016) – Officials from Rette Jones Racing (RJR) announced today that Late Model standout Dominique Van Wieringen (@DominiqueRacing) has joined the team for a full NASCAR K&N Pro Series East (NKNPSE) schedule this season.   Van Wieringen, 20, advances to the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East after...

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Cordele Outlaw Champ to Make SLM Debut at SpeedFest 2016

One week ago the first batch of entries for the upcoming SpeedFest 2016 at Cordele, Georgia’s Crisp Motorsports Park was released by Champions Racing Association (CRA) officials.  The list included the usual names that one would see at SpeedFest such as NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver John Hunter Nemechek...

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Former CRA Champion Chris Gabehart Named Crew Chief for Erik Jones

Salem, IN (January 11, 2016) – 2007 ARCA/CRA Super Series Powered by JEGS Champion Chris Gabehart was named on Friday to be 2011 JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour Presented by Chevrolet Performance Champion Erik Jones’s Crew Chief in his first full time season racing in the NASCAR XFinity Series for Joe Gibbs...

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After A Couple Year Break, Development Team Is Back To Compete!

Holland, MI (January,8 2016) Two years ago KBR Development President Mike Bursley decided to close the doors on his KBR racing operation, which at the time housed Midwest Late Model Veteran Driver Brian Campbell. Campbell would go on and continue racing in the Midwest under his own formed team of...

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Champions and More Honored at 2015 Champion Racing Association Awards Banquet

Indianapolis, IN (January 8, 2016) – The 2015 Champion Racing Association Powered by JEGS Awards Banquet, which was presented by Shepherd Insurance, was held Friday night at the Crowne Plaza Indianapolis Downtown at Union Station. The top 10 in 2015 ARCA/CRA Super Series Powered by JEGS points, JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour...

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Excitement of SpeedFest 2016 to Air Live on Speed51 TV

Drama.  Excitement.  Speed.  Those are three things that race fans have become accustomed to each year when the Champion Racing Association (CRA) hosts its annual SpeedFest event at Crisp Motorsports Park in Cordele, Georgia.  Now, for the second straight year, CRA, Crisp Motorsports Park and Speed51.com are pleased to announce...

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