March 2017

Cole Williams Begins New Challenge Friday at Five Flags

(Pensacola, FL) – Cole Williams of Borden, Indiana has his sights set on a new challenge in 2017, and that new challenge begins this weekend at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Florida.  The 21-year-old Late Model driver has plans to contend for the championship in the track’s competitive Allen Turner Pro […]

Roderick, Choquette Set to Write New Chapter in Budding Rivalry at Allen Tuner PLM Series Opener 

By Chuck Corder
Casey Roderick and Jeff Choquette made short-track racing great again last summer.
It didn’t really need it, mind you. But the pair elevated late model racing with their intense game of cat and mouse around Pensacola’s famed half-mile oval.
The dynamic duo had the Allen Turner Pro Late Model Series […]

Back with Grill and GARC, South Ready to Tame Five Flags in Allen Turner PLM Season Opener

By Chuck Corder

Forty minutes across the center of the State of Alabama.
That’s all that separates Justin South from his family-owned, Richard Petty-inspired No. 43 Pro Late Model. But under the careful, watchful eyes of late model legend Augie Grill the stock car might as well be in South’s own backyard […]

VETERAN WINGED SPRINT DRIVER DAVID STEELE FATALLY INJURED IN CRASH AT DESOTO SPEEDWAY.

David Steele is remembered by fans of 5 Flags Speedway, he competed here, and won a winged sprint feature here. He is pictured above in the car he drove at 5 Flags in March of 2013.

One of the most successful drivers in the history of open-wheel racing in the state […]

2-Paul Schloss

Driver Hometown:Palm Coast, Florida
Car Owner:Lourdes Schloss
Crew Members:David Browning, Dylan Browning, Danny Thomas, Tommy Negrete, Ray Nelson, Matt Schloss, Lourdes Schloss, Bonnie Schoenfeld
Years In Racing:35
Sponsors:Advanced Medical Laboratories, Thunders Custom Engines, Browning Chassis, Billy Bellew Motorsports, Schoenfeld Headers
Family:Lourdes, Matt, Alexandra, Stephanie
Job Info:Lab Manager/owner Advanced Medical Laboratories […]

#5 Derek “Kane” Long

Driver Hometown:
Car Owner: Michelle Long
Crew Members: Mike Jenkins, Pops, and many others every weekend.
Years In Racing: 9 years
Sponsors: McDonalds, Pull-A-Part, BA Motorsports, The Hub Printing and Design, USFD Racing, Ingersoll Racing, K1 Race Gear, Fausak Tires and Service,Serpents of Beinville Art Gallery, Heritage Electrical, Coastal Traffic, and Kane’s Warrior Kids.com
Family: […]

#95 – Phillip Crownover

Driver Hometown: Satsuma Al
Car Owner: Phillip Crownover
Crew Members: Adam Matt Kevin Jon
Years In Racing: Rookie
Sponsors: Advanced Auto Parts
Family: Holly (Wife) Chase&Alex (Sons)
Job Info: SSAB Steel Mill […]

What an Opening Day: Moseley Dominates Inaugural Outlaw Stock Feature; Three Other Winners Crowned

By Chuck Corder
Corbitt Moseley is proof that stock car racing isn’t just for the kiddos.
As a youth revolution continues to invade NASCAR and every level of racing, the 60-year-old Moseley just keeps winning at short tracks across the southeast.
But the Panama City driver had never won a feature at Five […]

Following in her Father’s Footsteps, Kody Brusso Looks to Leave Mark at Five Flags in New Outlaw Stock Class

By Chuck Corder

Kody Brusso remembers the moment racing rushed back into her life. That is, if it ever truly left.

See, the 24-year-old daughter of Donnie Brusso, a former local late model hotshoe, grew up in and around the family business. Kody Brusso raced go-karts from ages 4 to 11 when she […]

New Year, New Series: Outlaw Stocks to Highlight Special Sunday Season Opener at Five Flags

By Chuck Corder

A milestone awaits Five Flags Speedway come December.

The nine-month march toward the historic 50th Annual Snowball Derby christens the dawn of the 2017 season with a special Sunday afternoon of racing at Pensacola’s high banks.

Opening Day, costing fans of all ages just $5 (free for kids 5 and […]