Altamaha, NC. - Jimmy Britts qualified the ...
Altamaha, NC. - Jimmy Britts qualified the #92 NASCAR Goody's Dash Horsepower by Hedrick \ NAPA Auto Parts Pontiac Sunfire eleventh Saturday for the Pepsi 150 at Ace Speedway. This was the make-up date for the race that had been rained out earlier in the season. The field took the green flag and the top nine cars broke away from the pack with Britts in ninth place. On a lap 39 caution Britts made a pit stop for a splash of fuel but got blocked in by other cars and lost ten positions by the time he broke the road-block. Jimmy charged hard through the field, narrowly avoiding several major crashes and holding off a late charge by Zach Brewer to finish fourth.
Britts is 9th in the season point standings. The next race is at Coastal Plains Speedway in Jacksonville, NC on September 29th. Jimmy was the '00 Bud Pole Award Winner, '99 Goody's Dash Rookie of the Year, '95 All Pro Series Rookie of the Year and '96 Florida Pro Series Champion. Southern Speed's Associate Sponsors are NAPA Auto Parts, Fat Boys Wings, Horsepower by Hedrick, Martin Senour Paints, NAPA Batteries, Mechanix Wear, NAPA Racing Filters, NAPA Chassis, Napa Tools & Equipment, Eibach Springs, S-Line Motorsports, Prolong Lubricants, Excalibur Motorsports Marketing, Stoner Products, DeWalt Tools, Chem Free Corporation and Southern Speed Custom Race Cars.