INDIANAPOLIS — The NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series announced its 2014 Touring Division schedule at the PRI Trade Show.
The 10th season for the NeSmith Chevrolet DLMS Touring Division will feature 25 races over 11 weekends at 14 tracks in seven states.
Bubba Raceway Park in Ocala, Fla., will bookend the 2014 NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series Touring Division schedule by opening the season with five straight races during the Bubba Army Speedweek, and then hosting the series finale.
The NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series will open the 2014 Touring Division season with four 40-lap $2,000-to-win races during Bubba Army Speedweeks at Bubba Raceway Park Jan. 28-31. The Bubba Army Speedweek finale at BRP will be on Feb. 1 with a $3,000-to-win 50-lap race. The 10th Annual 100-lap $10,000-to-win Chevrolet Performance World Championship Race will close the 2014 NeSmith Chevrolet DLMS season at BRP on Nov. 21-22.
The NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series Touring Division will return to Golden Isles Speedway in Brunswick, Ga., for the first time since 2006 with three $2,500-to-win races Feb. 6-8 during the annual Super Bowl of Racing. The first two races on Feb. 6-7 will be 30 laps and the Feb. 8 race will be 50 laps.
411 Motor Speedway in Seymour, Tenn., will host three NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series Touring Division events in 2014. The first event will be on March 28 with a 40-lap $2,000-to-win race, followed by a 50-lap $2,500-to-win event on March 29. The first pair of races at 411 Motor Speedway will be the Old Smoky Moonshine Nationals. The NeSmith Chevrolet DLMS will also compete in the $4,000-to-win third annual J.T. Kerr Memorial 40 at 411 Motor Speedway on June 7.
Batesville Motor Speedway in Batesville, Ark., will host the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series Touring Division for the second straight season with two 50-lap $2,500-to-win races as a part of the Ozark Nationals May 2-3.
The Memorial Day Weekend has three races on the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series schedule for the Salute To The Armed Forces Nationals, with the $2,000-to-win Salute To The Army 40 at Jackson Motor Speedway in Jackson, Miss., set for May 23. Whynot Motorsports Park in Meridian, Miss., will host the $2,000-to-win Salute To The Navy 40 on May 24, and Magnolia Motor Speedway in Columbus, Miss., will present the $2,000-to-win Salute To The Air Force 40 on May 25.
Tri-County Race Track in Brasstown, N.C., will be a first-time venue for the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series Touring Division and the first visit to the Tarheel State with the $2,000-to-win Bill Hendren Memorial 40 on June 6.
The NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series Touring Division will participate in another Triple Header over the July 4 Holiday Weekend with the Annual Salute To America Nationals. The Touring Division will return to Talladega Short Track in Eastaboga, Ala., for the first time since 2007 on July 3 with a 40-lap $2,000-to-win race, followed by a 50-lap $2,500-to-win race on July 4 at East Alabama Motor Speedway in Phenix City, Ala., and then it’s on to Penton Raceway in Penton, Ala., for a 50-lap $2,500-to-win race on July 5.
Clayhill Motorsports in Atwood, Tenn., will present the $3,000-to-win No Till 50 for the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series Touring Division on July 19. Tennessee National Raceway in Hohenwald, Tenn., will host the NeSmith Chevrolet DLMS for the second straight year with a 50-lap $2,500-to-win race on Aug. 2.
The Labor Day Holiday Weekend will see the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series Touring Division make its first-ever visit to Arkadelphia Speedway in Bremen, Ala., for a 50-lap $2,500-to-win race on Aug. 30. Magnolia Motor Speedway will present its second NeSmith Chevrolet DLMS race of the season with the $2,000-to-win Black Ice 40 on Aug. 31.
2014 NeSmith Dirt Late Model Series Touring Schedule
Jan. 28-Feb. 1, Bubba Raceway Park, Ocala Fla.
Feb. 6-8, Golden Isles Speedway, Brunswick, Ga.
March 28-29, 411 Speedway, Seymour, Tenn.
May 2-3, Batesville Motor Speedway, Batesville, Ark.
May 23, Jackson Motor Speedway, Jackson, Miss.
May 24, Whynot Motorsports Park, Whynot, Miss.
May 25, Magnolia Motor Speedway Columbus, Miss.
June 6, Tri-County Race Track, Brasstown, N.C
June 7, 411 Motor Speedway, Seymour, Tenn.
July 3, Talladega Short Track, Eastaboga, Ala.
July 4, East Alabama Motor Speedway, Phenix City, Ala.
July 5, Penton Raceway, LaFayette, Ala.
July 18, TBA
July 19, Clayhill Motorsports, Atwood, Tenn.
Aug. 1, TBA
Aug. 2, Tennessee National Raceway, Hohenwald, Tenn.
Aug. 30, Arkadelphia Speedway, Bremen, Ala.
Aug. 31, Magnolia Motor Speedway, Columbus, Miss.
Nov. 21-22, Bubba Raceway Park, Ocala, Fla.