Jr. Transfers into $20k World Championship!
6, 2021) The 17th Annual 'Chevrolet Performance
World Championship' was on tap over the busy Labor Day holiday
weekend, as Cochran Motor Speedway in Cochran, Georgia hosted
the Crate Racin' USA spectacular on September 4-5. A stellar
field of 46 Crate Late Models were on hand for the event,
which shelled out a whopping $20,000 winner's check. Russell
Brown, Jr. clicked off the fourth fastest time in his group
during qualifying on Saturday night prior to placing fifth
in his stacked heat race. Following a B-Main triumph on
Sunday evening, Russell climbed up to as high as tenth in
the running order of the 75-lap finale before getting shuffled
back to the fourteenth finishing position. Complete results
from Cochran can be viewed online by clicking on www.crateracinusa.com.
Brown, Jr. Leads
Flag-to-Flag at Needmore for Third Win!
15, 2021) Russell Brown, Jr., of Valdosta, Georgia,
picked up his third triumph of the 2021 campaign in dominating
fashion on Saturday evening, August 14 at Needmore Speedway
in Norman Park, Georgia! In the 'Morgan Sheffield Memorial'
race for the 602 Late Models, Russell earned Fast Time honors
during the qualifying session and later led all thirty circuits
in the main event. At the checkers, Russell had beat Brendan
Smith, Cody Jett, Matt Broadway, and Tyler Webb to claim the
$1,616 payday along with a myriad of bonus money! Complete
results from yesterday at Needmore can be viewed online at
Russell Brown, Jr.
Gets Second Win of 2021 at Black Horse!
18, 2021) Valdosta, Georgia standout Russell Brown,
Jr. racked up his second feature win of 2021 on Saturday night,
July 17 in a 602 Late Model at Black Horse Speedway in Albany,
Georgia! Russell stopped the clock second fastest overall during
the qualifying session and later rolled off from the outside
of the front row in the 30-lap feature event. Russell then got
the jump at the drop of the green and led each and every circuit
in the contest to bag the $1,000 winner's check! Full results
from the former Albany Motor Speedway can be viewed online on
the Black Horse Speedway Facebook page.
Wins Heat; Wrong Tire Choice in Feature
30, 2021) Russell Brown, Jr. and his #00 team hit the
road and ventured south to All-Tech Raceway in Ellisville, Florida
on May 28-29 for the 'Harvey Jones Memorial.' The Crate Racin'
USA Dirt Late Model Series sanctioned the two-day extravaganza
and 36 competitors signed into the pit area to do battle for the
$10,000 top prize. Russell clicked off the second fastest time
in his group during qualifying on Friday before securing a victory
in his heat race. After starting Saturday's 60-lap headliner from
the pole position, Russell unfortunately missed both the setup
and his tire choice for the contest and eventually retired from
the race in the twenty-second position. Full results from the
Memorial Day weekend special can be accessed online at www.crateracinusa.com.
for Russell Brown, Jr. in Needmore Biggie!
9, 2021) The RB2 Motorsports team invaded Needmore Speedway
in Norman Park, Georgia on Saturday night, May 8 for the 'Gene
Maine Memorial.' The Crate Racin' USA Series presided over the
action and a $10,000 payday was up for grabs. Russell Brown, Jr.
won his heat race in preliminary action and later started fifth
on the grid in the 60-lap headliner. The Valdosta, Georgia ace
was then able to move up to fourth in the contest to trail only
race winner Wil Herrington, Kyle Bronson, and Mark Whitener at
the checkers. Complete results from last night at Needmore can
be viewed online at www.crateracinusa.com.
Forced to Scratch at Needmore with Clutch Woes
26, 2021) Russell Brown, Jr., of Valdosta, Georgia,
piloted another Super Street on Sunday, April 25 at Needmore Speedway
in Norman Park, Georgia. After finishing third in his heat race,
Russell unfortunately ran into clutch problems leading into the
main event. He was unable to make the call to the starting grid
and was forced to scratch from the Super Street headliner. Complete
results from yesterday at Needmore can be viewed online at www.raceneedmorespeedway.com.
Brown, Jr. Wires Super Street Field at Albany!
18, 2021) Valdosta, Georgia standout Russell Brown,
Jr. recorded his first victory of the 2021 campaign aboard Robby
Metts' #37 Super Street at the newly-reopened Black Horse Speedway
in Albany, Georgia on Saturday, April 17! Russell clicked off
the quickest lap overall during the qualifying session to earn
Fast Time honors and later led all twenty circuits in the main
event to claim the $1,000 top prize! Russell would like to thank
R&C Motorsports for the opportunity to drive their equipment
and it may be something he does again later in the season. Full
results from the former Albany Motor Speedway can be viewed online
on the Black Horse Speedway Facebook page.
(Billy Dean Photography)
Starts 2021 Season with Strong Top Five!
4, 2021) Russell Brown, Jr. and his #00 team lifted
the lid to their 2021 campaign on Saturday night, April 3 at Patriots
Park Raceway in Dublin, Georgia. The Southern All Stars Dirt Racing
Series (SAS) rolled into the Peach State to preside over the $4,000
to win 'Icebreaker 50.' Russell clicked off the fifth fastest
lap in Group A during the qualifying session before running second
in his consolation race. After starting the 50-lap season opener
from the inside of the fourth row, Russell scooted past a trio
of competitors during the contest to land in the fourth finishing
position behind only race winner Pearson Lee Williams, Dalton
Cook, and Wil Herrington! Full results from last night at Dublin
can be accessed online at www.sasdirt.com.