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August 1st, 2015 - Chris Ferguson Wins Stick Elliott Memorial
GAFFNEY, SC-The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series made its second stop of the 2015 season at  the Cherokee Speedway in Gaffney, SC., for the 30th Annual Stick Elliott Memorial and Chris Ferguson of Mt Holly, NC., was the man to beat as he set fast time in White Performance/Schaeffer Racing Oil by Ed Lowe qualifying then used his pole starting position to lead all 50 laps and get his career first Southern All Star win. (ZSK Photography) <<MORE>>

July 25th, 2015 - Riley Hickman Scores Michael Head Memorial Victory
EASTABOGA, AL-The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series returned Saturday night to the Talladega Short Track for the Michael Head Jr Memorial and it was a very popular win for the two time series champion Riley Hickman of Cleveland, TN., as Michael’s father Mike was inducted into the Southern All Star Hall of Fame in 2015, he and Riley discussed  about that he would love to win the race named after his late son, well Saturday night Hickman did what he said he would like to do and that is get the win and take home the $4,000 first place money. (Heath Lawson Photography) <<MORE>>

July 18th, 2015 - Bub McCool Wins First Career SAS Victory
COLUMBUS, MS- The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series sanctioned the 12th Annual Governors Cup at Johnny Stokes Magnolia Speedway and Vicksburg, MS., driver Bub McCool worked his way from his third starting spot  to get his first Southern All Star win and a $10,000 payday.<<MORE>>

July 3rd, 2015 - Purses Set for Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway Events
FAYETTEVILLE, TN—The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series along with officials at Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway in Calvert City, KY., have announced the purses for the newly announced dates of August 28th & 29th.

The Friday night event will be a 40 lap $4,000 to win, $400 to start event , then the following  Saturday night the event will be a 50 lap $5,000 to win, $400 to start event .  Both nights will consist of group qualifying, B Mains and feature events.
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June 20th, 2015 - BJ Parker Memorial Rained Out
EASTABOGA, AL—The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series B J Parker Memorial has been rained out tonight at the Talladega Short Track.  Rain Friday night, as well as several showers and thunderstorms moved across the area this morning saturating the grounds.  A makeup date will be announced later.
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June 13th, 2015 - Cook Captures Victory at SAS Scott Sexton Memorial
BULLS GAP, Tenn. (June 13, 2015) — The Southern All Star Racing Series visited Volunteer Speedway on Saturday night for the third annual Scott Sexton Memorial, with Chris Madden of Gray Court, S.C., and Brad Neat of Dunnville, Ky., respectively having won the first two events.

Ray Cook of Murphy, N.C., wrote his name in the record book with an impressive run to capture the $5,200 victory in a race honoring one of East Tennessee’s all-time best behind the wheel of a dirt Super Late Model. The 46-year-old Sexton, from Pigeon Forge and widely known around racing as “Superman” who ended his legendary career just shy of 200 victories, passed away on January 10, 2013 after a seven year health battle. <<MORE>>

June 4th, 2015 - SAS Month of June To Feature Special Events
FAYETTEVILLE, TN--The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series has two special races coming up in the month of June and they are memorial races for two people who played a role in the 32 year history of the longest running dirt late model tour in the country.

Saturday June 13th the series will make its return to Phyllis & Joe Loven’s Volunteer Speedway in Bulls Gap, TN., for the 3rd Annual Scott Sexton Memorial.  A 52 lap $5,200to win event that will honor the Pigeon Forge, TN., driver for his accomplishments with the Southern All Stars as he took home 10 wins with 7 of those being $10,000 to win events, his win totals at the east Tennessee & North Carolina  tracks include three win at the former Atomic Speedway in Knoxville, TN., two wins at the Volunteer Speedway, two wins at the Tazewell Speedway in Tazewell, TN., and one win each at the Cleveland Speedway in Cleveland, TN., Smoky Mt Speedway in Whittier, NC., and the 411 Speedway in Seymour, TN.<<MORE>>

May 23rd, 2015 - Skylar Marlar Wins at Tennessee National Raceway
HOHENWALD, TN--The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series returned to the Tennessee National Raceway Saturday night and the huge crowd was entertained by a 40 lap event that saw Winfield, TN., driver Skylar Marlar get his first career Southern All Star win by out running his brother Mike for a $4,000 pay day in the PPM Racing Products house car powered by a Clements racing engine.<<MORE>>

May 2nd, 2015 - Randy Weaver Stays Red-Hot with SAS Win at 'Dega
The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series rolled into Talladega short Track Saturday night for their annual spring NASCAR Weekend date and once again the series did not disappoint as 36 super late models checked in for the 40 lap $4,000 to win event and the hottest dirt late driver in the country continued his winning ways as Randy Weaver of Crossville, TN., set fast time in White Performance qualifying at 14.652 and then went on to led all 40 laps of the main on his way to his 4th straight Southern All Star victory and 8th overall this season across the country. <<MORE>>

April 25th, 2015 - Longtime Southern All Star Racing Series Supporter Alfred Gurley Passes Away
The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series lost one of its biggest supporters Friday morning as co owner of the Talladega Short Track Alfred Gurley passed away after a lengthy illness,  Gurley who along with Lynn Phillips are co owner of the Talladega Short Track and have been a key part in the success of the Southern All Stars Dirt Racing Series over its 32 year history and are still a part of the series to this day having hosted over 100 Southern All Star events. <<MORE>>

April 24th, 2015 - Randy Weaver Still Hot With Third Southern All Star Win At Smoky Mt Speedway
2The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series ran its first race of the 2015 season Friday night at the Smoky Mt Speedway and if you are a Randy Weaver fan is was your kind of night.  Weaver in his Outlaw Racing Southeast Longhorn Chassis with a Cornett Engines sponsored by  Stone Land Cleaning & Excavating/Mission Transport/AF Stone Professional Medical Services/The Bailey Company set fast time in Whiter Performance Qualifying an d the proceeded to lead the entire 40 lap Rockin with the Stars 40 presented by WIMZ 103.5. <<MORE>>

April 20th, 2015 - Smoky Mountain Speedway Fast Facts
2 RACE: 5th Annual Rockin With The Stars 40 Presented By WIMZ 103.5
PLACE: Smoky Mt  Speedway-Maryville, TN        
DATE: Friday April 24th 2015        
TIME:  Pit gates Open At 2pm

OPEN PRACTICE THURSDAY NIGHT, STANDS ARE FREE; PITS OPEN AT 4PM; PIT PASS IS $20 PER PERSON/ $15 KIDS. PRACTICE IS FROM 6-9PM WITH A PIT PARTY AT 9 PM. PIT PARTY IS SPONSORED BY JETS PIZZA AND HOOTERS. <<MORE>>

March 28th, 2015 - Randy Weaver Wins Wild Southern All Star March Madness At Cherokee
2 Three time Southern  All Star Dirt Racing Series Champion Randy Weaver has to be the hottest dirt late model driver in the country right now as he has now won both Southern All Star events this season as well all the events that he has entered in the month of March. Wells Racing Photography

The Crossville, TN., driver led all 60 laps Sunday afternoon at the Cherokee Speedway in his Outlaw Racing Southeast/Cornett Racing Engines/Longhorn Chassis, but it was not easy as he had to hold off a late race charge that was made by Jonathan Davenport.  Weaver did what he had to do to keep him behind him and Davenport tried several time on the inside and outside but just could not keep Weaver from getting his 28th career win with the series. <<MORE>>


March 25th, 2015 - Southern All Stars & Cherokee Speedway Will Try Again Sunday March 29th For March Madness 13
2The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series has been like everybody else in the racing business this year dodging rain, moving dates and trying to get the 2015 season underway.  The first big weekend for the series to open up got split into two separate weekends and now that weekend is here with the 13th Annual March Madness at the Cherokee Speedway in Gaffney, SC. Sunday afternoon March 29th the race will be a 60 lap green flag event paying $7,500 to the winner and $600 to start. <<MORE>>

March 23rd, 2015 - 13th Annual March Madness Fast Facts
2The 13th Annual March Madness will be race #2 in the 2015 Southern All Stars Dirt Racing Series schedule.  The 60 lap main event will pay $7,500 to win.

The starting field is set for 24 cars, including provisionals. All cars will qualify for starting positions in 10 lap heat races, cars not transferring will run in B Mains to determine up to 22 starters with the final two spots for highest driver in the 2014 Southern All Star Dirt Racing Final points standings and the current 2015 Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series points that have not made the event. <<MORE>>

March 16th, 2015 - Southern All Stars Adjust Schedule
The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series has adjusted it schedule for the April event at the Smoky Mt Speedway in Maryville, TN., as the date was originally set for Saturday night April 25th  it has now been moved to Friday night April 24th and now will be a part of a doubleheader weekend with the Spring Nationals. <<MORE>>

March 8th, 2015 - Randy Weaver Takes Bama Bash At East Alabama
2 The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series opened up the 2015 season a week later than it was supposed at the East Alabama Motor Speedway with the 18th Annual Bama Bash and former series champion Randy Weaver of Crossville, TN., scored his 27th career series win. (Heath Lawson Photo)

In White Performance Qualifying on Saturday night another former series champion Chris Madden of Gray Court, SC., set fast time with a lap of 15.227 seconds with Weaver second fast, 2015 Cruise with the Champions/Dirt on Dirt Rookie of the Year contender Dillon Tidmore of Glencoe, AL., third, long time East Alabama Motor Speedway and part time series competitor Terrance Nowell of Phenix City, AL., fourth quick and 2014 Southern All Star Rookie of the Year Chris Wilson was fifth quick. <<MORE>>


February 24th, 2015 - Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series Joins Lucas Oil & World Of Outlaws Concerning Shock Rule
The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series is taking “preventative” measures, just like the Lucas Oil Series & World of Outlaws Late Model Series and has issued a technical bulletin to limit exotic and developing technologies in racing shocks.

The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series decision to outlaw four styles of shocks was made after numerous phone calls from concerned drivers that run part time with the series as well as series regular drivers, citing cost as the main contributing factor for the rule change. This rule will go into effect this weekend at the series opening weekend events East Alabama Motor Speedway & Cherokee Speedway. <<MORE>>

February 19th, 2015 - 18th Annual Bama Bash Presented By Hoosier Tire Fast Facts
2The 18th Annual Bama Bash Presented By Hoosier Tires opens the 2015 Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series Season.  The 100 lap race will pay $15,000 to win along with $5,000 in lap money.

The starting field is set for 24 cars, including provisionals. All cars will qualify for starting positions in 15 lap heat races, cars not transferring  will run in B Mains to determine  up to 22 starters with the final two spots for highest 2 drivers in the 2014 Southern All Star Dirt Racing Final points standings that have not made the event. <<MORE>>


February 5th, 2015 - 13th Annual March Madness Set For Cherokee Speedway March 1st
2 The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series will be a part of the 13th Annual March Madness at the Cherokee Speedway in Gaffney, SC., on Sunday March 1st that will pay the winner $10,000 and be the second day of a Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series weekend that includes the night before the 18th Annual Bama Bash at the East Alabama Motor Speedway in Phenix City, AL., making it a possible $25,000 to win weekend for one driver. <<MORE>>

January 27th, 2015 - Riley Hickman, Chris Wilson & Mike Head Take Top Billing At Southern All Stars Banquet
The Cleveland County Club in Cleveland TN., was the setting for the 2014 Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series banquet and by the talk among the drivers, crewman, friends and family, the 2015 racing is shaping up to be a good year.

2014 Champion Riley Hickman of Cleveland, TN., took home the top honors for the second year in a row as Hickman took three wins with the series, at Boyds Speedway, Talladega Short Track and Cleveland Speedway. Hickman also bagged the top honors for the car builder of the year for Chip Vineyard Race Cars of Knoxville, TN., and motor builder of the year with Vic Hill Racing Engines of Mosheim, TN., Brad “Urkel” Carvin also took his second crew chief of the year as he helped Hickman to 11 top five finished and 13 top tens. <<MORE>>


April 20th, 2015 - Smoky Mountain Speedway Fast Facts
2 RACE: 5th Annual Rockin With The Stars 40 Presented By WIMZ 103.5
PLACE: Smoky Mt  Speedway-Maryville, TN        
DATE: Friday April 24th 2015        
TIME:  Pit gates Open At 2pm

OPEN PRACTICE THURSDAY NIGHT, STANDS ARE FREE; PITS OPEN AT 4PM; PIT PASS IS $20 PER PERSON/ $15 KIDS. PRACTICE IS FROM 6-9PM WITH A PIT PARTY AT 9 PM. PIT PARTY IS SPONSORED BY JETS PIZZA AND HOOTERS. <<MORE>>

March 28th, 2015 - Randy Weaver Wins Wild Southern All Star March Madness At Cherokee
2 Three time Southern  All Star Dirt Racing Series Champion Randy Weaver has to be the hottest dirt late model driver in the country right now as he has now won both Southern All Star events this season as well all the events that he has entered in the month of March. Wells Racing Photography

The Crossville, TN., driver led all 60 laps Sunday afternoon at the Cherokee Speedway in his Outlaw Racing Southeast/Cornett Racing Engines/Longhorn Chassis, but it was not easy as he had to hold off a late race charge that was made by Jonathan Davenport.  Weaver did what he had to do to keep him behind him and Davenport tried several time on the inside and outside but just could not keep Weaver from getting his 28th career win with the series. <<MORE>>


March 25th, 2015 - Southern All Stars & Cherokee Speedway Will Try Again Sunday March 29th For March Madness 13
2The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series has been like everybody else in the racing business this year dodging rain, moving dates and trying to get the 2015 season underway.  The first big weekend for the series to open up got split into two separate weekends and now that weekend is here with the 13th Annual March Madness at the Cherokee Speedway in Gaffney, SC. Sunday afternoon March 29th the race will be a 60 lap green flag event paying $7,500 to the winner and $600 to start. <<MORE>>

March 23rd, 2015 - 13th Annual March Madness Fast Facts
2The 13th Annual March Madness will be race #2 in the 2015 Southern All Stars Dirt Racing Series schedule.  The 60 lap main event will pay $7,500 to win.

The starting field is set for 24 cars, including provisionals. All cars will qualify for starting positions in 10 lap heat races, cars not transferring will run in B Mains to determine up to 22 starters with the final two spots for highest driver in the 2014 Southern All Star Dirt Racing Final points standings and the current 2015 Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series points that have not made the event. <<MORE>>

March 16th, 2015 - Southern All Stars Adjust Schedule
The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series has adjusted it schedule for the April event at the Smoky Mt Speedway in Maryville, TN., as the date was originally set for Saturday night April 25th  it has now been moved to Friday night April 24th and now will be a part of a doubleheader weekend with the Spring Nationals. <<MORE>>

March 8th, 2015 - Randy Weaver Takes Bama Bash At East Alabama
2 The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series opened up the 2015 season a week later than it was supposed at the East Alabama Motor Speedway with the 18th Annual Bama Bash and former series champion Randy Weaver of Crossville, TN., scored his 27th career series win. (Heath Lawson Photo)

In White Performance Qualifying on Saturday night another former series champion Chris Madden of Gray Court, SC., set fast time with a lap of 15.227 seconds with Weaver second fast, 2015 Cruise with the Champions/Dirt on Dirt Rookie of the Year contender Dillon Tidmore of Glencoe, AL., third, long time East Alabama Motor Speedway and part time series competitor Terrance Nowell of Phenix City, AL., fourth quick and 2014 Southern All Star Rookie of the Year Chris Wilson was fifth quick. <<MORE>>


February 24th, 2015 - Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series Joins Lucas Oil & World Of Outlaws Concerning Shock Rule
The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series is taking “preventative” measures, just like the Lucas Oil Series & World of Outlaws Late Model Series and has issued a technical bulletin to limit exotic and developing technologies in racing shocks.

The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series decision to outlaw four styles of shocks was made after numerous phone calls from concerned drivers that run part time with the series as well as series regular drivers, citing cost as the main contributing factor for the rule change. This rule will go into effect this weekend at the series opening weekend events East Alabama Motor Speedway & Cherokee Speedway. <<MORE>>

February 19th, 2015 - 18th Annual Bama Bash Presented By Hoosier Tire Fast Facts
2The 18th Annual Bama Bash Presented By Hoosier Tires opens the 2015 Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series Season.  The 100 lap race will pay $15,000 to win along with $5,000 in lap money.

The starting field is set for 24 cars, including provisionals. All cars will qualify for starting positions in 15 lap heat races, cars not transferring  will run in B Mains to determine  up to 22 starters with the final two spots for highest 2 drivers in the 2014 Southern All Star Dirt Racing Final points standings that have not made the event. <<MORE>>


February 5th, 2015 - 13th Annual March Madness Set For Cherokee Speedway March 1st
2 The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series will be a part of the 13th Annual March Madness at the Cherokee Speedway in Gaffney, SC., on Sunday March 1st that will pay the winner $10,000 and be the second day of a Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series weekend that includes the night before the 18th Annual Bama Bash at the East Alabama Motor Speedway in Phenix City, AL., making it a possible $25,000 to win weekend for one driver. <<MORE>>

January 27th, 2015 - Riley Hickman, Chris Wilson & Mike Head Take Top Billing At Southern All Stars Banquet
The Cleveland County Club in Cleveland TN., was the setting for the 2014 Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series banquet and by the talk among the drivers, crewman, friends and family, the 2015 racing is shaping up to be a good year.

2014 Champion Riley Hickman of Cleveland, TN., took home the top honors for the second year in a row as Hickman took three wins with the series, at Boyds Speedway, Talladega Short Track and Cleveland Speedway. Hickman also bagged the top honors for the car builder of the year for Chip Vineyard Race Cars of Knoxville, TN., and motor builder of the year with Vic Hill Racing Engines of Mosheim, TN., Brad “Urkel” Carvin also took his second crew chief of the year as he helped Hickman to 11 top five finished and 13 top tens. <<MORE>>