Big T's

Big T's

Monday, September 12, 2016


Cartersville, GA – NeSmith Dirt Late Model Series and Southern Raceway officials announced today that the NeSmith Dirt Late Model Series will be sanctioning/officiating the 2016 “Southern 100” scheduled for October 27-29th at the dirt oval located in Milton, Florida. Technical inspection, race direction, and all race procedures will be handled by the NeSmith Dirt Late Model Series Touring staff
The race will pay $10,000 to win, and competitors will run 100 laps. Although the race is scheduled to be a non-points event for the Touring Series, many drivers that compete regularly with the Series will be in town to try and claim the $10,000 top prize. Along with many of the top NeSmith Dirt Late Model drivers there will be a host of other local and regional talents that will make this a do not miss event!

Along with the NeSmith Dirt Late Model Series, Southern Raceway will also have special races for their Weekly Racing Classes and a special “doubleheader” for the NeSmith Performance Parts Street Stock Division that will pay $1,000 to win on Friday Night October 28th and then another Full Feature event on Saturday Night October 29th paying $1,200 to win. If a NeSmith Street Stock driver can win both nights they will pick up a $1,500 bonus!

“NeSmith Racing officials are proud to team up with Tom and Kim Lowery and the great folks at Southern Raceway to help them build and grow the Southern 100 into the prestigious event it is deserving of being,” said Crate Racin’ USA CEO/Founder Mike Vaughn, “we encourage everyone to come join us for this mega event, and hope to see this event continue for many years to come.”

More details regarding sponsors, host hotels, gate times, and pertinent information will be released in the coming weeks ahead of the event.

Southern Raceway is located at 9359 Nichols Lake Road, Milton, FL 32583(JUST 15 minutes from the BEAUTIFUL white sand beaches!) For more information about Southern Raceway please visit their official website at or call 850-623-2333.

For more information about the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series, visit the series website at
You can also follow the series by Liking the Facebook page at NeSmith Racing; following on Twitter @NeSmithRacing; and Instagram @nesmithracing.

NeSmith Chevrolet, Buick, GMC is the Official Title Sponsor of the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series. Chevrolet Performance is an Official Sponsor of the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series.
Hoosier Racing Tire is the Official Tire of the NeSmith Dirt Late Model Series. Sunoco Race Fuels is the Official Race Fuel of the Series. Panama City Cycles is the Official ATV Provider of the Series. Cruise with the Champions is the Official Vacation and Rookie of the Year Sponsor for the Series. is an Associate Sponsor of the Series and Official Sponsor of the Winter Shootout Series. David Smith Carburetors is the Official Carburetor of NeSmith Racing.
Contingency Sponsors Include: Out-Pace Performance, Crate, Gresham Racing Parts, Knowles Racing Parts and Bodies, and FreeStyle Graphix.
2016 Chassis Sponsors are Trak-Star Race Cars, Warrior Race Cars, Rocket Chassis, GRT Race Cars, and CVR Race Cars.