Brown, Jr. Invades Senoia for Ultimate Battle
14, 2016) The RB2 Motorsports team rolled into Senoia
Raceway in Senoia, Georgia on Saturday evening, August 13 for
the 'Friends of the Dream 40,' which was sanctioned by the Ultimate
Super Late Model Series. Russell Brown, Jr. laid down the twenty-first
quickest lap during the qualifying session, which locked him into
the inside of the eleventh row in the $3,000 to win headliner.
Russell tried his best to move forward on the slippery racing
surface during the 40-lapper and eventually wound up scored seventeenth
in the final rundown. Complete results from last night at Senoia
Raceway can be accessed online www.ultimatesupers.com.
Tackles Southern Nationals Specials in Peach State
24, 2016) Russell Brown, Jr. and his #00 RB2 Motorsports
team invaded Swainsboro Raceway in Swainsboro, Georgia and Screven
Motor Speedway in Sylvania, Georgia on July 22-23 for a pair of
$5,300 to win Schaeffer's Oil Southern Nationals Series spectaculars.
On Friday night at Swainsboro, Russell timed in eleventh quickest
in Group A during qualifying prior to grabbing the fifth and final
transfer spot through his B-Main. On an ultra-rough racing surface
during the 53-lap headliner, Russell stayed out of trouble before
pulling off the track and settling for a thirteenth place effort.
At Screven on Saturday evening, another $5,300 winner's
check was on the line in the annual running of the 'Rebel Yell.'
Russell posted the seventh fastest lap in Group B during time
trials and later scored an impressive triumph in his consolation
event. After rolling off from the outside of the sixth row in
the 53-lap main event, the Valdosta, Georgia native was holding
his own early in the distance before overheating woes sent him
pitside and relegated him to a twenty-second place outing. Complete
results from both weekend races can be viewed online at www.southernnationalsseries.com.
Runner-Up in Super Street at Swainsboro!
(July 4, 2016) Valdosta, Georgia ace Russell
Brown, Jr. competed in holiday weekend specials on July 2-3 at
Swainsboro Raceway in Swainsboro, Georgia and Cochran Motor Speedway
in Cochran, Georgia. On Saturday in a $2,000 to win Super Street
race at Swainsboro, Russell piloted Geoff Collins' #119 entry
and timed in third quickest overall. After falling back to fourth
in the A-Main, Russell climbed all the way up to second to finish
a strong runner-up behind only victor Andy Stewart. In the $4,000
to win Southern All Stars Dirt Racing Series (SAS) event on Sunday
at Cochran, Russell qualified seventh fastest in his group, but
pulled off the one-groove racing surface early in the feature
and settled for a fourteenth place showing. Full results from
both Peach State speedplants can be accessed online at www.swainsbororaceway.com
Brown, Jr. Wins at Cochran; DQ'd for Head Issue...
12, 2016) Russell Brown, Jr. and his #00 team made a
last minute decision to invade Cochran Motor Speedway in Cochran,
Georgia on Saturday, June 11 for a weekly Late Model program.
Russell laid down the quickest lap overall during the qualifying
session, which landed him the pole position for the 25-lap feature.
The Valdosta, Georgia ace then dominated the headliner from start
to finish to pick up the apparent win, but was unfortunately disqualified
in post-race inspection for a head issue on the motor and was
relegated to an eighth place finish. Russell was completely unaware
of the problem with the head and was assured by his engine builder
that each part was legal on the motor and would pass inspection.
Full results from last night at Cochran can be accessed online
Wins Heat; Finishes Fourth at All-Tech
30, 2016) The RB2 Motorsports team traveled to All-Tech
Raceway in Ellisville, Florida on Sunday, May 29 for a $2,000
to win Late Model special event. Russell Brown, Jr. won his heat
race in preliminary action and later started the A-Main from the
outside of the front row. The Valdosta, Georgia ace then hung
around the front of the field throughout the feature before bringing
home a solid fourth place effort behind only victor Kyle Bronson,
Devin Dixon, and Mark Whitener. Complete results from All-Tech
Raceway can be obtained online at www.alltechraceway.com.
Brown, Jr. Tackles All-Tech and Needmore
(May 15, 2016) Valdosta, Georgia standout Russell
Brown, Jr. and his #00 team ventured to All-Tech Raceway in Ellisville,
Florida and Needmore Speedway in Norman Park, Georgia over the
May 13-14 weekend for a pair of weekly Late Model events. On Friday
night at All-Tech, Russell ran second in heat race action and
moved up to third in the running order of the feature before settling
for a solid fourth place effort. At Needmore on Saturday evening,
Russell laid down the second quickest time during the qualifying
session and later started the $1,000 to win A-Main from the outside
of the front row. Unfortunately, Russell was jumped on the start
of the race and was eventually wrecked out of competition - causing
him to retire from the contest with damage in the tenth position.
Full results from both nights can be obtained by clicking on www.alltechraceway.com
Suffers Rear End Suspension Woes at Senoia
8, 2016) Russell Brown, Jr. headed north to Senoia Raceway
in Senoia, Georgia on Saturday evening, May 7 for a weekly Super
Late Model showdown. On the slippery racing surface, Russell timed
in fourteenth quickest during the qualifying session, which locked
him into the outside of the seventh row for the start of the $1,500
to win main event. The Valdosta, Georgia ace then unfortunately
suffered rear-end suspension issues early in the 25-lapper and
wound up retiring in the fourteenth position. Complete results
from last night at Senoia Raceway can be accessed online at www.senoiaraceway.com.
Brown, Jr. Charges to Fourth at All-Tech Raceway
30, 2016) Valdosta, Georgia ace Russell Brown, Jr. made
his way back to All-Tech Raceway in Ellisville, Florida on Friday
night, April 29 to compete in a weekly Late Model event. Russell
experienced ignition problems during heat race action and later
had to start from the tail end of the field in the $1,200 to win
main event. During the course of the 25-lapper, Russell was on
the move early and often en route to charging to a solid fourth
place effort. Complete results from last night at All-Tech Raceway
can be accessed online at www.alltechraceway.com.
for Brown, Jr. at All-Tech Raceway!
16, 2016) Russell Brown, Jr. and his RB2 Motorsports
team rolled into All-Tech Raceway in Ellisville, Florida on Friday
evening, April 15 for a $2,000 to win Late Model program. Russell
won his heat race in preliminary action and later started the
25-lap headliner from the outside of the front row. Despite suffering
from brake issues throughout the night, Russell was able to keep
his #00 RBRC machine towards the front of the field - eventually
crossing underneath the checkers in the third position behind
only victor Jason Fitzgerald and runner-up Kyle Bronson. Complete
results from last night at All-Tech Raceway can be accessed online
Tackles Senoia Raceway with Spring Nationals Series
27, 2016) Scott Groves Racing and Russell Brown, Jr.
traveled to Senoia Raceway in Senoia, Georgia on March 25-26 for
a huge Old Man's Garage Spring Nationals Series doubleheader,
which kicked off on Friday night with a $4,000 to win shootout.
Russell clicked off the ninth quickest lap in Group B during the
qualifying session and later finished fifth in his B-Main. Unfortunately,
that was one mere spot away from a coveted transfer position into
the 40-lap main event, which was won by Jonathan Davenport. Saturday's
weekend finale at Senoia Raceway, which was scheduled to pay $6,000
to the victor, was washed out early in the afternoon due to rain.
Complete results can be obtained by clicking on www.southernnationalsseries.com.
Brown, Jr. Pilots #311 Entry at Historic Dixie Speedway!
13, 2016) Valdosta, Georgia ace Russell Brown, Jr. took
Scott Groves up on his offer to drive the #311 RBRC machine on
Saturday evening, March 12 at the historic Dixie Speedway in Woodstock,
Georgia! The annual running of the 'Southeastern Classic' for
Super Late Models paid $5,000 to the winner. Russell timed in
twenty-third quickest during the qualifying session in his first-ever
laps around the D-shaped facility and later earned the fourth
transfer spot through his B-Main. After starting the 50-lapper
from the outside of the ninth row, Russell tried to advance forward
early in the unsanctioned race before ultimately retiring around
the halfway mark in the nineteenth position. Full results from
Dixie Speedway can be viewed online at www.dixiespeedway.com.
Starts 2016 Campaign with SAS at Cochran
28, 2016) Russell Brown, Jr. and his #00 team kicked
off their 2016 racing season on Saturday, February 27 at Cochran
Motor Speedway in Cochran, Georgia. The Southern All Stars Dirt
Racing Series (SAS) rolled into town to sanction a pair of $5,000
to win shootouts. On Saturday, Russell qualified eighth fastest
in his group and later started the 50-lap headliner from the inside
of the eighth row. The Valdosta, Georgia ace then drove up to
as high as sixth in the running order before getting turned into
the wall by Brian Ligon. Heavy damage to the #00 RBRC mount not
only relegated Russell to a disappointing sixteenth place performance
in his season lid lifter, but also forced him to skip Sunday's
$5,000 to win SAS affair. Full results from Cochran can be viewed
by clicking on www.sasdirt.com.