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|Posted: Mon Apr 16, 2018 3:05 pm Post subject: Jake Knowles Pockets Pair of Weekend Top-5 Finishes
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April 16, 2018
Jake Knowles Pockets Pair of Weekend Top-5 Finishes
NeSmith Dirt Late Model Series Doubleheader on Deck
Rome, Georgia (04/16/18 ) – Jake Knowles hit the ground running over the weekend in his Knowles Race Parts & Bodies #66 Brucebilt Performance Rocket Chassis Late Model.
Competing in two states in two days, Knowles claimed a fifth-place finish and second-place finish to show for his efforts.
“Last year we had a miserable start to the year with the Chevrolet Performance Super Late Model Series as we battled a lot of mechanical issues,” Knowles said. “This year to get a fifth-place finish out of the box feels like a win in itself. Then on Saturday night we had another good car at Dixie Speedway. I’ll take a runner-up finish against a legend like Ronnie Johnson any day of the week.”
On Friday evening the team made the short trip to Boyd’s Speedway (Ringgold, Georgia), where he competed in the $2,500 season opener with the Chevrolet Performance Super Late Model Series.
With 22 entries in action, Jake started eighth in the feature before advancing to a fifth-place finish behind Ronnie Johnson, Riley Hickman, Dale Thurman, and Cruz Skinner.
With Saturday’s series event at North Georgia Speedway (Ringgold, Georgia) getting nixed by Mother Nature, the team traveled south to Dixie Speedway (Dixie, Georgia), where they took part in the Steel Head Late Model division. Jake earned the pole position for the feature, but would slip one spot in the finale to register a runner-up finish behind Ronnie Johnson. Joseph Brown, Cruz Skinner, and Randall Powell completed the Top-5 finishers.
For full results form the weekend’s events, please visit www.525SuperSeries.com and www.DixieSpeedway.com .
This weekend – April 20-21 – will find Jake in action with the NeSmith Dirt Late Model Series as they kick off their 2018 point’s season. On Friday night he’ll be pursuing a $2,000 top prize at Camden Speedway (Camden, Tennessee) before chasing a $2,500 winner’s check on Saturday night at North Alabama Speedway (Tuscumbia, Alabama).
For more information on the events, please visit www.NeSmithRacing.com .
Jake Knowles would like to thank his marketing partners, which include Knowles Race Parts & Bodies, Josh Roberts Trucking, Berry Construction General Contractor, Martins Wrecker Service, Curbow Logging, Coosa Heating & Cooling, Brucebilt Performance, JW Motorsports, Cruise with the Champions, Shorty’s Shock Service, Hoosier Racing Tire by Pup, Knowles Trucking, Keyser Manufacturing, Wiles Racing Driveshafts, Joe’s Transmission, Carolina Racing Supply, Big A’s Custom Graphics, Renegade Racing Fuels, Mitchell Jenkins Photography, Dynojet, and MSRMafia.com Marketing Services.
For more information on Jake Knowles please visit www.JakeKnowles66.net .
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