TRIPLE THREAT OF SPEARS SRL TOURING RACING IN ROSEVILLE SEPT 18

ROSEVILLE, Calif. (September 13, 2021) – A triple threat of touring stock car action invades All American Speedway powered by Roseville Toyota this Saturday night, with nearly 300-laps of competition on the one-third mile oval. The SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour competes in the Nut Up 125 along with racing for the Spears Manufacturing Modified Series,…

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THORN EARNS NEW SOUTHWEST TOUR MILESTONE WITH IRWINDALE WIN

(April 11, 2021 from Kevin Peters) – Derek Thorn tied M.K. Kanke with six career Southwest Tour Series victories at Irwindale Speedway (CA) Saturday night, winning the “SPEARS Manufacturing 100 presented by Earnest Performance” and a cool $5,000. Kanke had three in the SRL and three in the NASCAR Southwest Tour Series, while Thorn’s career…

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DEREK THORN SCORES 50TH SRL WIN WITH WINTER SHOWDOWN TRIUMPH

(March 21, 2021 from Kevin Peters) – Five-time SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series Champion Derek Thorn has had a long history of being snakebit, when it comes to prestigious Super Late Model events. While he has victories in some of these events, he has been in position to score multiple more over his career. Saturday…

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A TEN YEAR SNOWBALL DERBY JOURNEY FOR DEREK THORN

A story that began in 2011 may reach its pinnacle in 2020, as Derek Thorn prepares to roll off the grid as the polesitter of Sunday’s 53rd Snowball Derby. Photos by Sal Sigala, Jr. In 2011, Thorn came into the most prestigious Super Late Model race in America as a driver on the rise. He finished…

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DEREK THORN HITS THE JACKPOT WITH SEVENTH SIN CITY SRL WIN

(November 22, 2020 by Kevin Peters) – Derek Thorn had been looking for a customized Retro Custom Metals designed trophy for half a dozen years. In 2019, he finally got that trophy, in this same event. Saturday night, at the Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Thorn got his second one, in dominating fashion. Thorn…

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