In the December 2nd edition of Spencer Lewis’ Short Track Notebook, we reveal the youngest competitor on the Sunset Speedway Ltd. Late Model roster, chat with Sean Grosman about his brand new Super Late Model endeavor, visit with Ohsweken Speedway Crate Sprint Car racer Kyle Durnin and spotlight the latest Canadian to try their hand at competing in the sunshine state.
We recently had a chance to catch up with former Sunset Speedway Ltd. Late Model feature winner Sean Grosman. ‘The Frequent Flyer’ announced last week that he would be competing fulltime with the OSCAAR Super Late Model Tour in 2015. Grosman chats about his recently acquired ride, his plans for the upcoming season and his relationship with Ryan Kimball Racing. Click here for the exclusive interview and be sure to follow Sean on Twitter @SMGMotorsports.
OSCAAR Modified Tour regular Dustin Jackson (above, by Dan Little) will compete in this weekend’s Open Wheel Modified event at Pensacola, FL’s 5 Flags Speedway. The event, staged as part of the 47th annual Snowball Derby weekend, will mark ‘The Natural’s first appearance at the demanding ½ mile oval. Speed51 will be on hand to broadcast the event live via PPV, and Dustin will be updating his fans all weekend long via Facebook at his Dustin Jackson Racing page.
Marketing support for the team’s trek from Sault Ste. Marie to Florida is made possible thanks to Wardlaw Heating & Cooling, Frankie’s Towing, Union Limousine, Milne Transport, Project Track Champion, Winchester Arms and SL Promotions.
Here’s our 1 on 1 interview with Ohsweken Speedway Crate Sprint Car standout Kyle Durnin. The former Karting frontrunner compiled an impressive rookie season at ‘The Big O’ in 2014, and took the time to talk with us about his successful freshman year. Durnin also touches on where he feels his program his headed, why he chose to invest in a Crate Sprint and the growth of the upstart division. Click here for the interview and keep up with the team via their Durnin Motorsport Facebook page.
Third generation competitor Chase Wilson announced today he will take a gigantic step forward with his racing program in 2015. The former Quarter Midget standout – son of OSCAAR Super Late Model competitor George Wilson – will race fulltime at Sunset Speedway in the Ltd. Late Model division next season. The 11-year old will campaign a chassis formerly driven by Sunset feature winner Sean Cronan.
The Sault Ste. Marie, ON youngster is the youngest registered competitor on the Sunset Ltd. Late Model roster, and will enter the season as a driver to keep an eye on after several strong runs – including a feature victory – behind the wheel of an Outlaw Four Cylinder at Laird International Raceway last Summer. The team is actively seeking sponsorship support to ensure Chase can follow the entirety of the Sunset schedule in 2015. Interested parties can contact the team via their Facebook page.
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