WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS

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In this Episode, Jack introduces you to NASCAR’s Advance Auto Parts National Champions.

Each shares with Jack their journey to the title and in doing so, provides a look at the passion that defines the short track racing world.

Peyton Sellers was once the youngest National champion ever crowned by NASCAR. But, that was 16 years ago. Sellers shares his path to this year’s Division 1 Championship and track titles at Virginia’s South Boston and Dominion Speedways. He also explains how last year’s COVID-19 season provided him with the plan to chase that title this season.

David Greenslit raced his street stock to his 2nd Division II National Title competing on New Hampshire’s Claremont, Hudson, Lee USA and Monadnock Speedways. Last year he won the crown by a margin of just 2 points. It was another close battle this season for Greenslit. When he visited with Jack he shared the story behind his 8 point victory this season and why he chooses to race in short track “support division.

Division III Champion, Chad Baxter tied down 6 wins at Massachusetts’ Seekonk Speedway The track was closed all last season due to COVID-19 and Baxter shares how he incorporated that “lost season” into his first National Title this year.

And, PRN’s At The Track Host, Lenny Batycki weighs in on this Championship class of 2021. Jack and Lenny discuss how NASCAR’s Division IV Champion Tom McCarthy continued his family’s racing legacy staying close to home at Michigan’s Berlin Raceway. They also discuss another racing family that saw action at Iowa’s Adamas County Speedway and Nebraska’s I-80 Speedway. Chris Vanausdale took down his first NASCAR Title in Division V by 16 points

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