October 15, 2011,
Maxxis National @ Neeces, SC
Jr. Sportsman 1 Flat
head - Congratulations to James "Jaws" Seeright for winning
the championship in this class. "Jaws" started deep in
the field in 16th place and drove his way into 3rd before the last
caution flew with 7 laps to go. On the restart he tucked the nose
of his Seraph to the bottom and drove to 2nd. Soon after, he drove
into first place and pulled a 5 kart lead to the checkers!!
Congratulations to "Jaws", Michael, Kathy and Earl on this
Senior Stock Flat head
- Congratulations to Kevin Tillman for his 5th place finish in this
class. After starting in 19th, Tillman motored his way to 5th to
take the checkered flag. Congrats Kevin! Glad we could help
you! Thanks for being part of the team!
September 17, 2011,
Mississippi Dirt Track Series
Jr. blue -
Congratulations to Jacob Pender who wrapped up this series championship
with the last race of the season at Whynot Dirt Track in Whynot,
MS. Jacob was running 3rd and got "booted" off the track
in the last lap. Fortunately, Jacob was already ahead enough in points
to have this championship sewed up!
Jr. Pro - Jacob Pender
was leading the points by 20 in this class for the season. After a
rough qualifying of 13th, Jacob took the green flag and headed straight
to the front, finishing in 4th and earning enough points to clinch this
championship as well. Congratulations Jacob and team!! We
are very proud of you! Thanks for you dedication and hard work!!!!
September 17, 2011,
Senior Stock -
Congratulations to Kevin "magic man" Tillman on winning the
championship in this class for the 2011 GA/FL Series. Kevin
finished the series with 5 out of 7 wins to bring home "the
gold!" Thanks, Kevin, for your hard work, determination and
dedication to Team PEC. Great driving for an old man!
Kevin wanted to
dedicate his championship to Mama G! You are missed by so many at
the track, Mama G!
August 27, 2011,
team PEC drivers Ethan Nipper, Drew Hammond, Zach Wells, and Chris
McKenzie who finished 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th in the Box Stock 375 class
at Dexter. "E-man" Ethan Nipper and "the crew"
qualified on the pole and had a straight way lead at the first
caution! With four laps to go, the last caution flag flew with
E-man still leading and the "young gun" Zach Wells in 2nd,
Hammond in 3rd, and McKenzie in 4th. Wells pressured E-man in the
battle for first, but couldn't make the pass and then fell back to
3rd. When the checkered flag fell, E-man took the win, with
Hammond 2nd, Wells at 3rd, and McKenzie in 4th. All 4 drivers
qualified in the top 10. Way to go guys! Great job!
August 5, 2011,
Hurricane Raceway, Alma, GA
Senior Stock -
Congratulations to Kevin Tillman who is back in the lead with the most
points in his class. The #44 started on the pole (without
forgetting the transponder this time) and went on the lead this race
flag to flag!! Way to go "Old Man!" Proud to have
you on Team PEC!
June 4, 2011, Race
#4 in Summer Maxxis Series, Alma, GA
Senior Stock -
Congratulations to Kevin Tillman! The old man got up on a wheel of
his PEC powered #44 kart and started outside pole in this class.
After taking command very quickly in the second lap, Tillman had full
control of the field, powering his way to the checkered flag for the
win!!! Tillman's on fire, winning 3 out of 4 races in this
class!! Way to go, Kevin! TEAM PEC is very proud of you!
MS Dirt Track Series Race #3, Gulfport, MS, 5-21-2011
Jr Pro - Congratulations to Jacob Pender who qualified
outside pole and ran second for 14 of 15 laps dodging lapped traffic in
a field of 18. He finished the race in second place but due to the
disqualification of the leader, Jacob ended up winning this race.
Jr Blue - Congratulations
to Jacob Pender who qualified 5th out of 15 in this race and finished
3rd. Again, due to disqualification of the first two karts, Jacob
won this race as well. As of now, Jacob is leading in points for
Jr. Pro and Blue for the year with 3 races to go. Great job,
Jacob. Team PEC is proud of you!
Jasper, FL, 5-14-2011
Sr Stock -
Congratulations to Kevin Tillman who set pole in this class. Due
to the rain out, Kevin was awarded the first place finish in this class
giving him some much needed points.
Stock Medium -
Congratulations to Kevin Tillman who qualified 2nd in this class, and
finished 2nd due to rain out. Way to go, Kevin. Thanks for
showing us how an old man can still get up on a wheel!! We are
proud to be part of your success!
MS Dirt Track
Series, Booneville, MS, 4-30-2011
Jr Pro -
Congratulations to Jacob Pender who qualified third out of 20 and took
the checkered flag in this class!
Jr Blue -
Congratulations to Jacob Pender who qualified fourth out of 18 and
brought home the win for this class also. Way to go Jacob!
What a great day of racing for you and TEAM PEC!! Check out
the great picture below of Jacob's fist pumping victory!
Alma, GA, 4-9-2011
Summer Maxxis Series
Sr. Box Stock -
Congratulations to Kevin Tillman whose PEC powered kart qualified on the
pole and won this race! Thank you for being part of Team PEC!
MS Dirt Track Series, 3-12-2011
Jr. Pro - "Hard
Luck Award" goes to Jacob Pender who qualified 3rd, but got brake
checked in the last 2 to 3 laps.
Jr. Blue -
Congratulations to Jacob Pender who qualified second and won this race
in the last 5 laps with two smooth moves on lapped karts the helped him
pass the leader and the pole sitter. Great racin' Jacob!
Jr. III -
Congratulations to Brett White who won this class on his PEC powered
Infiniti chasses. This was Brett's first time in this class after
winning a double championships the last two years in Jr. Pro and
Blue. Way to go Brett!
Sr. Clone Heavy -
Congratulations to Tyler Smith who finished 3rd in his PEC powered
Stock Medium -
Congratulations to Zach Reber for both qualifying and finishing third in
this class after a year or so off the race track! With 2 laps to
go in the race, Zach was going for the lead when he was driven to the
inside turn and was placed last on the restart. A good run on
those last two laps brought Zach back up to third at the finish.
Great job, Zach.
Stock Heavy -
Congratulations to Zach Reber for winning this one from the pole!
When that green flag dropped, Zach led the way to the finish line and
that beautiful checkered flag! Way to go!!!!!
Sr. Pro - Zach Reber
gets the "hard luck award" for this race. Zach was
running third 5 laps into the race when the throttle cable came
loose. Zach finished 5th in this race! What a great night
overall behind the wheel of that PEC powered kart!!! Keep up the
First Annual Pierce
Performance Shootout, Causeyville, MS, 11-6-2010
Super Heavy -
Congratulations to Tyler Smith who won this one from the pole,
dominating the pack after the green flag dropped! Way to go Tyler!
Jr. Box Stock -
Congratulations to DUSTIN PETERSON for winning the 2010 Championship in
this class!!! In Saturday night's feature, Dustin started on the
pole and lead every lap taking the checkered flag for a third straight
win with his PEC motor. This was Dustin's first year racing
go-karts in which he recorded 6 wins, 6 second place, 3 third place, 1
fourth place, 2 fifths, and 1 DNF at Volusia. TEAM PEC is very
proud of Dustin's accomplishments and we are proud to have him aboard!!
Congratulations to the whole Peterson team.
Chas'n Rac'n Pro
Kart Tour Race, Dawgwood Speedway, 10-29, 10-30-2010
Congratulations to Ethan Nipper who qualified 36th and finished 3rd in
this race. That's quite an accomplishment. We are very proud
of you, Ethan!
Pro Animal -
Congratulations to Ethan Nipper for who qualified 8th and finished 4th
in this race.
Jr. Pro - Zach Wells
gets the "good try" award for this race, having qualified 21st
and finishing 17th. Not too bad for a purple plater running gold
for his second time! You'll get 'em next time Zach!
Animal Heavy - Ethan
Nipper started on the outside pole in this race and took an early lead
and held on to the number one spot until the last lap, finishing
second. Good run, Ethan! We are proud to have you on Team
Speedway, Tampa, FL, 10-30-2010
Junior 1 - Team Wiltse
returned for their second week in the Junior 1 class at Dirt Devils
Speedway. Having learned a few things from the week before and
making some adjustments to tires and kart, Team Wiltse (Drew) had a
great starting position for this race and finished a very close
third. Drew drove hard, making the crowd take notice of his #11
PEC powered kart! We are very proud of you, Drew, and the whole
Flat Kart & Jr.
Sportsman Champ - Congratulations to Blaise Leithead for winning all
heats and features in these classes! Awesome job! You are a
wonderful asset to Team PEC!
Jr. Box Stock -
Congratulations to Dustin Peterson for winning this race. Dustin
won his first heat and finished 3rd in the second heat putting him on
the pole for the main feature. Dustin took the green flag from the
pole and lead every lap, flying around the track in his PEC powered
kart! We are very proud of you, Dustin! Keep up the good
Speedway, Tampa, FL, 10-23-2010
1 - Team Wiltse has moved up to the Junior class in preparation for the
2011 race year. In the first feature, Drew was sitting nicely in
the 7th spot when a spin in turn 4 lead to a huge wreck.
Thankfully, Drew was alright and ready to jump back in the saddle for
the second feature. Drew started on the pole in the second feature
and lead the first two laps, but misjudging the gear caused Drew to fall
back to 6th place. It was a rough start to Drew's first double
feature in this class, but we are very proud of his efforts and his top
10 finish in the second feature.
Thunder Valley, Neeses, S.C. 10-16-2010
Jr. Sportsman Champ -
Congratulations to Brandon Yates, Ruskin, Fla for taking the victory in
this event. Brandon qualified in 6th place and when the green
fell, he was up on the wheel on that PEC powered Rage patiently going to
the front. And when it was all said and done, Brandon lead the lap
that counted. Fantastic Brandon!! You could not have been better!!
Stock Heavy -
Congratulations to the Pirateship Tyler Perry, Rincon, Ga. for taking
the win in this class. Tyler qualified on outside pole and it
didn't take him long to take the point and never look back! Tyler
was up on the wheel the entire race and as usual Tyler drove like a pro
to take the checkered flag first! What a great run Tyler! You were
Jr. Gold Lite -
Congratulations to Anthony Cataldi, Umatilla, Fla for setting pole in
this event and for finishing in 2nd place. Way to go
Anthony. Congratulations also goes to Becca George, Venice, Fla
for her top 10 finish in her first ever national. Way to go Becca!
Also, Congratulations to Nick Brobst for finishing in 19th place.
Great job to all!
Animal Heavy -
Congratulations to Tyler Perry, for taking a very very close 2nd in this
event. Tyler qualified 3rd and when the green flag fell, he knew
where he wanted to be. And I believe had there been one more lap,
Tyler would have been the winner. But 2nd ain't bad!
Jr. champ Animal -
Congratulations to Becca George, Venice, Fla. for taking 3rd place in
this event. Becca qualified in 10th place and when the green flag
fell, she started for the front. Before time ran out, she had made
it to 3rd place!! What a great run Becca! We are so proud of you.
Jr. Sportsman Lite
-Congratulations to Z-Man Zach Wells, Perry, Ga. for qualifying in11th
place and finishing in 8th place, to Kyle Walters for qualifying in 22nd
and finishing in 13th place and to Logan Lane for finishing in 25th
Jr. Gold Heavy -
Congratulations to Becca George, Venice, Fla. for finishing in 9th place
in this event! And Tuff luck award to Anthony Cataldi.
Anthony qualified in 7th place but by half way, Anthony had come to 3rd
place. However on the restart after a long caution, Anthony got
knocked off the track and went a lap down.. Better luck next
Jr. Sportsman heavy -
Congratulations to Logan Lane, Tallahassee, Fla. for taking 13th place
in this event and to Z-man Zach Wells, Perry, Ga. for taking 15th
place. Great run guys!
Speedway, Tampa, FL, 10-9-2010
Congratulations to Drew Wiltse for a good run and second place finish in
this race! Drew started outside pole in the feature and passed the
leader on the second lap. After leading several laps, a driving
mistake in turn 3 caused Drew to slip back into second place. Drew
fought hard for the front spot, but settled in for a second place
finish. Proud of you Drew! A+ for effort!!
Jr. Purple plate -
Congratulations to Jacob Pender for winning this one from the pole by
half a track at the Starkville Indoor Shootout! Way to go Jacob!
Jr Pro - Hard Luck
Award goes to Jacob Pender in this class. Jacob qualified 4th and
on the double file start he got his axle and rim bent. Even with a
less than perfect kart Jacob managed to move up to third place and was
right on the tails of the first and second place karts when the time
limit ran out. Better luck next time Jacob! Good run!
We are very proud to have you on TEAM PEC.
Speedway, Tampa, FL, 10-9-2010
Jr. Sportsman Champ -
Congratulations to Blaise Leithead who won this feature the first time
out on the track with his new PEC box stock motor. Blaise started
third, but quickly went to the front of the pack pulling away from the
other karts and leading the entire race. Great job Blaise!
Speedway, Barberville, 10-9-2010
Jr. Box Stock -
Congratulations to Dustin Peterson for winning this race with his PEC
powered kart. Dustin started on the outside pole and pulled out
and away from the pack at the drop of the green flag. Dustin
lapped 9 karts in one lap around the track. Great driving,
Dustin! So proud to have you on Team PEC!
Congratulations to Don
Rasmussen of Omaha, NE for putting his kart in the winner's circle with
his new PEC Power clone motor. Don's PEC powered kart was
fantastic and pulled away from the field and led him to a first place
Jr Non-restricted -
Rebecca George is on a roll! Congratulations for winning both
heats and the feature!
Jr. Champ - Rebecca
George was first to receive the checkered flag in this feature
race. Awesome job, Rebecca. Proud to have you on our team!
9-30-2010, Racer Results Catch-up
Congratulations to Mason Harrison for his amazing race
results in 2010 so far. Mason races at Hurricane Raceway where he
has had 7 wins in the purple and blue plate classes
combined. At Callahan, Mason has had 3 wins, one second place and
one fourth place finish also in blue and purple plate classes
combined. He finished first in the rookie purple class at
Crossroads in Jasper, FL on 1/6/2010. On 6/4/2010, Mason finished
first in purple plate class at the Dexter race track. On 9/11
Mason returned to Dexter and qualified for the pole in the purple plate
class but got rained out. Wow! What a year! We are very
proud of Mason and glad to have him part of TEAM PEC!
Jasper, FL, 9-26-2010
Jr Sportsman 1 and Jr
Sportsman 2 blue - Congratulations to Logan Lane who took the green flag
from the pole in both races and never looked back. Congratulations
on 2 great wins. We are very proud of you.
Alma, GA, 9-25-2010
Box Stock Lite &
Heavy - Congratulations to Tillman Racing for taking the top spot in
both of these classes at the last GKA race at Hurricane Speedway.
Dustin Magraw was in the driver's seat of the #44 kart. With 2
poles, he lead each race from flag to flag, winning big on his PEC
powered kart! Great job guys!
Speedway, Tampa, FL, 9-25-2010
Congratulations to Drew Wiltse for winning this one from the outside
pole. Drew started in second place but by the time he hit turn one
he moved out in front and never looked back. Drew was on his
game. He ran an awesome line the whole race! He was on a
rail and pulling away! Great job, Drew. Congratulations also
to James Seeright for finishing second in this feature. Way to go
Sr Champ -
Congratulations to Jessica Bohatka for her second place finish in her
feature race and for a close second place finish in the points for the
FDDS Series (she missed first place by 5 points). Way to go
Animal Medium -
Congratulations to Brandon Sellers for an exciting win after qualifying
7th. Brandon picked 'em off one at a time and worked his way to
the front, taking the lead with 4 laps to go. He cruised to the
checkers with pride. Great job Brandon, Teddy, and Rodney for a
job well done!!
Congratulations to Brandon Sellers for his second place finish.
Again, Brandon worked his way to the front after 9th. He caught
the leader with 6 laps to go, but ran out of rubber! Way to go
Brandon. We are very proud of you!
Congratulations to Dale Thaxton for his third place finish in this
race. Dale had a real good run for his first race on his new
Seraph. Once he settle in and started pushing the kart, he stepped
up from 7th place to finish a solid third. Dale said, "I
could have won it if I wasn't 40!" Good job Dale!!
You're a winner in our eyes!
Jr. Sportsman 1
flathead - Congratulations to Cortez Gonzalez for winning this one from
the pole. Cortez lead most all the laps, the last few and final
being most important! Way to go, Cortez!
HARD LUCK AWARD this
week goes to DREW HAMMOND in the Pro-stock race. Drew qualified
18th and drove the wheels off his PEC powered kart, moving up to 4th
place. But, with 5 laps to go he got hooked in the right rear and
spun out in turn 3 & 4. Tough luck, but great run Drew and
Jr Non-restricted -
Congratulations to Rebecca George who won this one from the pole.
Jr. Champ -
Congratulations again to Rebecca George for winning this race. Way
Speedway, Tampa, FL, 9-11-2010
Congratulations to Drew Wiltse for winning this one from the pole.
Drew lead this caution-filled feature all the way. Drew really
showed his driving ability when the track started coming apart and did a
great job holding off the field! Way to go, Drew!
MS Dirt Track Series
Race, Causeyville, MS, 9-11-2010
Jr. Purple -
Congratulations to Jacob Pender for his win in the final race of the
series. Jacob has had a great year with many wins including 2 Jr
Pro Shootout wins at Brandon Indoor Thunder and Firestone Series at
Stateline, MS. We are very proud to have Jacob on Team PEC.
Great job to the whole Pender crew!
Warfordsburg, PA, 9-11-2010
Bryan Hockenberry had his third straight win after starting on the pole
in his feature race. Bryan started in front and never looked back,
leading every lap. Bryan has had 5 wins in all! We are very
proud of you Bryan! Keep it up!
Warfordsburg, PA, 9-4-2010
Bryan Hockenberry for a strong win from the pole in his feature with his
PEC powered kart!
Park, Tampa, FL, 9-3-2010
Novice - The PEC
powered kart of Drew Wiltse ventured out to this track for the first
time in several months. Drew took a little time to get warmed up
at this double feature event and finished 3rd in the first feature
race. He felt the kart start coming together and getting stronger,
making him excited about the next feature. Drew started the second
feature from the pole, leading the first 10 laps. He was hooked up
and pulling away, but with 2 laps to go, he went into the middle of the
corner of turn 1 and spun out! What a great run until the
end! Tough luck, Drew!