MARYVILLE, Tenn. (Jun 16) The Blount Motorsports team was featured in the Sunday June 15 edition of The Daily Times Sports Section. The story, co-written by Will Estep and Marcus Fitzsimmons, goes into the team winning the 2014 Spring Nationals Championship. It also goes into some of the history of the team as well as drivers Billy Ogle Jr. and Tommy Kerr.
“The Daily Times does a good job covering local short track racing and we were really pleased that they took the time to come out and do a story on Blount Motorsports,” said Larry Garner. “We have some of the best dirt track racing in the country right here in East Tennessee and it is really good to have The Daily Times help get the word out.”
To view the Dirt Dynasty article online: http://www.thedailytimes.com/sports/dirt-dynasty-blount-motorsports-secures-third-series-championship-ready-for/article_aba59f04-ec03-5065-9722-6233eef2c851.html Click on Related Galleries under the final point rundown to see all the photos.
This Saturday night Billy and Tommy will be racing in the Lucas Oil Ole Smoky Mountain Moonshine Classic at Smoky Mountain Speedway.
Blount Motorsports enjoys sponsorship from Stowers (CAT) Machinery Corp., Arnold Trucking, Blount Excavating, Cherokee Millwright, Food City, GEO Services, Insurance Partners, Massey Electric, Tennessee RV, Turner Hydraulics, VP Race Fuels and Wine and Spirits Cellar.
BMS races Rocket chassis (Orange) with power from Vic Hill Racing Engines, which uses Dyer’s Top Rods, Storie Manifolds, Driven Racing Oil and VP Race Fuels. Drive train components are from Quarter Master, the shocks are Öhlins, chassis and suspension components from TWM and springs from Hyperco. For parts and pieces it’s J.T. Kerr Racing Equipment and tires its Hoosier Racing Tires.