Monday, December 08, 2008

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Tri-County Motor Speedway

Hudson, North Carolina


Located in Western North Carolina, Tri-County Motor Speedway is a 4/10 mile banked asphalt track racing weekly on Friday night as it has for most of it's existence.  A NASCAR Home Track facility, TCMS features Late Models as it's premier division and has been a proving ground for many of today's rising talents.

Come check out the action at TCMS, 5 minutes from I-40 in Hudson, NC.



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Quality Inn in Hickory, North Carolina is the official hotel of Tri-County Motor Speedway. The hotel is next to the Hickory Regional Airport on Highway 321. The drive time to Tri-County Motor Speedway is 20 minutes.  Please contact Wendi Boyd (Director of Sales) at (828)431-2100 for the special Tri-County Motor Speedway rate.




Press Release- Race Report 5-2-08

By Dillon Houser and Media Director TCMS


Hudson, North Carolina (May 2, 2008) - Whelen Night at the races lived up to the tracks slogan “Where Action is the Attraction”. With Chrissy Wallace taking the pole with a 16.348 in the late models. Sam Watts lead the field down to the green over his teammate Chrissy Wallace. On lap ten Lee Tissot took the lead over Sam Watts. 


Steadily through out the race Tissot pulled away with Wallace Battling her teammate Watts for second. On lap 42 Andy Loden and Wallace did the cross over move to each other but finally Loden was able to settle in second. Then on lap 47 Tissot had mechanical problems and had to give up the lead with Watts taking it over with a hard charging Loden trying to take first. Coming to the checkers it was side by side between Loden and Watts. Sam Watts was able to hold on to the win by half a car length. It was his first win in late Model Stock cars and he was proud to hoist the trophy above his head. The top five was rounded out by Loden, Wallace, R.A. Brown and Josh Goble.


The Pepsi Limited Late Models started off with a bang. Brian Stahl and Chaz Anderson made contact with each other and both slammed the Turn three wall, both drivers walked away from this horrific crash. Bill Cassavaugh, Dexter Canipe Jr, and Jason Crouse battled side by side for several laps. Bill Cassavaugh crossed the finish line with a several car lead. He was followed by Jason Crouse in second, Dexter Canipe Jr. in third , Mike Eplee finished fourth, and Nathan Dellinger crossed the line in fifth.


In the Baton Tire Street Stocks Kevin Eby lead the field down but after a big wreck on the front straight away with the David Smith and Chris Townsend on the restart Jeremy Pelfrey jumped out to the lead. While the race progressed into the late stages of the race Terrance Tucker was able to pass Kevin Eby for second as they rundown the leader. Pelfrey had mechanical problems with four to go so had to come to the pits. While all that happened Kevin Eby was able to slip around Terrance Tucker and take the win. 


The Red Baron Race parts Hobby Stocks had a first time winner at the speedway Roger Pitts Jr. Wayne Harrington, Chad Miller, Stephen Clipard and Jimmy Whisnant rounded out the top 5.


For more information call the TCMS office at (828)-726-6600.



Tri-County Motor Speedway Race Results

Friday, May 2, 2008

Late Model Stock



Pepsi Limited Late Model Stock



Baton Tire Street Stock



Red Baron Race Parts Hobby Stock






Current Point Standings



Attention Racers:

Effective Immediately

Tri-County Motor Speedway is available for testing and/or special events.

Interested parties or series please contact Mickey @ 704.929.6666  


Tri-County Motor Speedway

4405 Hickory Nut Ridge Road

Hudson, North Carolina 28638

Office:  828-726-6600

Fax:  828-726-0800