Friday, 11:28pm Central Time - Here are the final results from the Pepsi 100. 2007 Blizzard Series champion Scott Carlson took his third win Blizzard win in five races at Five Flags Speedway.
Chris Palmer won the Sportsman feature. that's all from Five Flags Speedway check back to Speed51.com for more trackside coverage tomorrow. Good night!
121 Scott Carlson 238 Josh Hamner 3112 Augie Grill 441 Chris Davidson 510 Ryan Crane 672 Eddie Mercer 711 Donald Long 843 Dennis Schoenfeld 982 Grant Enfinger 10 0 David Hole 1194 Mitch Cobb 1249 Stanley Smith 13114 Lee Carter 1428 Rob Joyner 1539 Ryan Sieg 1645 Dwayne Buggary 1799 Casey Smith 1888 Roger Reuse 1939 Gary Sullivan 2014 Ken McFarland 2192 Ron McDonald
Friday, 10:31pm Central Time - Scott Carlson has won the Pepsi 100. stay tuned for more!!!
Friday, 10:28pm Central Time - Hamner and Grill are now Second and third!
Friday, 10:25pm Central Time - Resetting the top five it's Carlson, Mercer, Davidson, Enfinger and Hamner with 14 laps to go.
Friday, 10:22pm Central Time - Yellow Flag it took two laps before Gary Sullivan and David Hole tangled on the frontstretch.
Friday, 10:20pm Central Time - The restart got Stanly Smith spun off the front bumper of Augie Grill, the lap doesn't count but the cars with fresh tires move up one spot.
Friday, 10:18pm Central Time - Josh Hamner got out first putting him in ninth. the rest are behind him David Hole, Ryan Crane, and Augie Grill.
Friday, 10:15pm Central Time - Yellow Flag ok things might get interesting now Dwayne Buggay blew up and several guys like Augie Grill, Ryan Crane, Josh Hamner are getting their tires now with 15 to go.
Friday, 10:12pm Central Time - 20 to go no change up front Carlson still leads.
Friday, 10:09pm Central Time - New tires have changes the top five with Carlson leading, and Grill, Mercer, Davidson and Hamner right behind them.
Friday, 10:06pm Central Time - Scott Carlson has taken the lead on lap 69.
Friday, 10:04pm Central Time - Scott Carlson and Eddie Mercer and back into the top five after only two laps.
Friday, 9:59pm Central Time - Yellow is out for a spin by Donald Long.
Scott Carlson, Grant Enfinger, Eddie Mercer pit for tires. The top five is Augie Gril, Josh Hamner, Ryan Crane, Dwayne Buggay and Stan Smith.
Friday, 9:55pm Central Time - We are back racing you can see what's left of Ryan Sieg's car to the right of the screen
Friday, 9:42pm Central Time - Offices in tower here at Five Flags Speedway are saying that was the hardest hits ever here in Pensacola. Ryan Sieg did speak to the track infield reporter, he said the throttle hung open and he got it shut down but it was way too late.
Friday, 9:42pm Central Time - Ryan Sieg went into the first turn and the throttle stuck and he went into the wall hard. The car did spit flames from the engine. He is ok and out of the car but it was a scary hit in the first turn. RED FLAG is out.
Friday, 9:37pm Central Time - Ryan Sieg leads us back to the green. Ken McFarland is out with engine issues out.
Friday, 9:35pm Central Time - Ken McFarland is the only taker on pit stops, he had engine trouble and he looks to be out of the race.
Friday, 9:33pm Central Time - HALFWAY it's Sieg, Grill, McFarland, Hamner, and Carlson. Just as the crossed flags came out Roger Reuse slammed the wall on the front stretch. YELLOW is out.
Friday, 9:31pm Central Time - Josh Hamner has taken fourth from Grant Enfinger after some rubbing. Hamner is a ways behind the top three.
Friday, 9:28pm Central Time - Green is out again and Josh Hammner went three wide to get to filth. Sieg still leads.
Friday, 9:25pm Central Time - Yellow Flag on lap 35 Rob Joyner spun, then Mitch Cobb and Stan Smith piled in in the first turn. Casey Smith and other near the back of the pack game into the pits.
Friday, 9:22pm Central Time - Eddie Merecer went from fourth to seventh after getting freight trained by Enfinger, Chris Davidson and Josh Hamner
Friday, 9:20pm Central Time - At 25 laps it's Sieg, Grill, McFarland, Mercer, Enfinger
Friday, 9:17pm Central Time - Lap traffic isn't slowing Ryan Sieg he blew by some laps cars and leads by half a straightaway.
Friday, 9:15pm Central Time - Ryan Sieg takes the lead on lap 13, he blew by McFarland who dropped to third. Augie Grill is second.
Friday, 9:13pm Central Time - Ryan Sieg led lap two but Ken McFarland led lap three and has pulled out in front.
Friday, 9:09pm Central Time - Green is out and Ken McFarland leads lap one.
Friday, 9:05pm Central Time - Rob Joyner hits pit road before the green, he has rejoined the line up at the tail end.
Friday, 9:00pm Central Time - Engines have fired and we are three laps from the green flag!
Friday, 8:35pm Central Time - Brandon Harris has won the Super Stock race, the Pepsi 100 is next.
Friday, 8:00pm Central Time - The Pepsi 100 will follow the Super Stock race which is being lineup right now. looking at the lineup we the the inside line has Birmingham Early Bird winner Ken McFarland, 2007 Derby Winner, 2008 Rattler 250 winner Grant Enfinger, last weeks Mobile winner Chris Davidson and 2007 Snowflake winner Ryan Crane. Don't be fooled by the field tonight it's full of talent.
Friday, 7:45pm Central Time - Ryan Sieg timed in 2nd fastest as his brother Shane finished 14th today in the Craftsman Truck Race. It was his best finish this season
Friday, 7:40pm Central Time - Here is the line up for tonight's race.
114 Ken McFarland17.328 239 Ryan Sieg17.355 3112 Augie Grill17.403 472 Eddie Mercer17.439 582 Grant Enfinger17.453 621 Scott Carlson17.465 741 Chris Davidson17.488 838 Josh Hamner17.525 910 Ryan Crane17.544 1049 Stanley Smith17.594 1188 Roger Reuse17.642 1299 Casey Smith17.655 1311 Donald Long17.671 1443 Dennis Schoenfeld17.692 1594 Mitch Cobb17.729 1639 Gary Sullivan17.768 17 0 David Hole17.852 1845 Dwayne Buggary18.070 19114 Lee Carter18.220 2028 Rob Joyner18.348 2192 Ron McDonaldno time
Friday, 7:30pm Central Time - Ken McFarland has won the pole for tonight's Pepsi 100. full results to come soon.
Friday, 7:10pm Central Time - Qualifying is underway we will have results a soon as we can, 2007 Snowball winner Augie Grill is out first.
Friday, 6:20pm Central Time - We are going to take a break before time trial. We will be back at the top of the hour.
Friday, 6:05pm Central Time - Here are the speeds for the two practice sessions. Eddie Mercer was the only driver under the 18 second bracket in both sessions.
2nd Practice 341 Chris Davidson 18.013 743 Dennis Schoenfeld18.208 1049 Stanley Smith 18.361 1139 Gary Sullivan 18.364 12114 Lee Carter 18.445 13 0 David Hole 18.585 1445 Dwayne Buggary 18.721 1511 Donald Long no time 1614 Ken McFarlandno time 1721 Scott Carlson no time 1838 Josh Hamner no time 1988 Roger Reuse no time 2092 Ron McDonaldno time 2128 Rob Joyner no time 941 Chris Davidson 18.369 1121 Scott Carlson 18.503 1243 Dennis Schoenfeld 18.523 1349 Stanley Smith 18.561 1439 Gary Sullivan 18.647 1782 Grant Enfinger no time 2092 Ron McDonald no time
Friday, 5:48pm Central Time - Josh Hamner is here racing after winning the first Blizzard event of 2008. He gave up a Cruise to Mexico to be here tonight. He hopes to be cruising into victory lane again tonight.
Friday, 5:40pm Central Time - Another late entry adds the 92 on Ron McDonald to the field making it a lucky 21.
Friday, 5:10pm Central Time - Grant Enfinger is here today, he won the Rattler 250 earlier this season and had a great run going last year during the Snowball Derby. Tonight might be the night he figures out the Five Flags Oval.
Friday, 5:00pm Central Time - We have two names to add to the list to make an even 20. the number 28 of Rob Joyner and another 39 of Gary Sullivan.
Friday, 3:55pm Central Time - We are heading trackside for practice we will be back in a while. Stay tuned for more.
Friday, 3:40pm Central Time - This is what we have counted in the pits 18 Super Late Models are here for tonight's event. As we mentioned earlier some guys told Speed51 this week they could not race here this weekend.
0 David Hole
10 Ryan Crane
11 Donald Long
14 Ken McFarland
21 Scott Carlson
38 Josh Hamner
39 Shane Sieg
41 Chris Davidson
43 Dennis Schoenfeld
45 Duane Buggary
49 Stanley Smith
72 Eddie Mercer
82 Grant Enfinger
88 Roger Reuse
94 Mitch Cobb
99 Casey Smith
112 Augie Grill
114 Lee Carter
Friday, 3:10pm Central Time - Our rough count finds nearly twenty cars in the pits today, we will have the official list for you as soon as we get it.
Friday, 2:40pm Central Time - We are working on a car list for the event, we do know that some drivers like Michael Pope, John Bolen and Bubba Pollard have not returned for tonight's race.
Friday, 2:30pm Central Time - Good Afternoon and welcome to Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Florida. Today is the second round of the Blizzard Series, a spot in the 41st annual Snowball Derby is on the line for the top two finishers in the Blizzard Series. We spent the night here in Pensacola and took a trip to the beach to see the Gulf of Mexico and the National Naval Aviation Museum. (see pics) Here is the rundown for the schedule of events.
• Pit Gate Opens @ 1:00
• Late Model Drivers Meeting @ 3:45
• Late Model Practice 4:00 - 5:30
• Late Models to Pre Qualifying Tech
• Local Practice 5:00 -6:30 (2 Rounds)
• Late Model Qualifying Begins @ 6:45
• Pre Race Festivities @ 7:50
• Feature Races Begins @ 8:00
• Super Stock Feature (25 Laps)
• Late Model Blizzard Series #1 Pepsi“100” Feature
• Sportsman Feature (20 Laps)
• Bomber Feature (15 Laps)