Fayetteville Motor Speedway,
Sanction: I-95 Late Model Challenge (The Memorial) - $5,100
Information provided by: Track reports (last updated May 26, 10:27 am)
Emory bags $5,100 for first I-95 victory
- Robbie Emory
- Ethan Wilson
- Willie Milliken
- Michael Batten
- Matthew Bissette
- Shaun Harrell
- Shaun Sewell
- Michael Rouse
- John Eller
- Brian Strickland
- Steve Banal
- Chris Radford
- Austin Holcombe
- Trevor Peoples
- Daniel Tucker
- Kenny Collins
- Derek Rogers
- Roger Lucas
Robbie Emory picked up a $5,100 triumph at Fayetteville.
What won the race: Winning his first career I-95 Late Model Challenge race, second-starting Robbie Emory of Milton, Del., led all 51 laps at Fayetteville Motor Speedway for a $5,100 payday in the track's Memorial Day weekend special.
Key notes: The 23-year-old Emory is the 2015 series champion and was 2018's championship runner-up; he's the tour's second first-time winner in as many races this season. ... Saturday's fourth-place finisher, Michael Batten of Rocky Mount, N.C., scored his first career I-95 triumph in the season-opening event at County Line Raceway. ... Fayetteville's action was halted with a red flag on lap 33. ... Ethan Wilson overtook Willie Milliken for second on the ensuing restart. ... Kenny Collins, Derek Rogers and Roger Lucas did not complete a feature lap. ... Fayetteville hosted its first of three I-95 races. … The series returns Aug. 30 and Sept. 21.
On the move: John Eller of Boone, N.C., improved four positions to finish ninth.
Winner's sponsors: Emory's No. 9E has an Emory's Racing Engine and is sponsored by Emory Chassisworks, Penske Racing Shocks, and P.J.'s Motorsports.
Points chase: Michael Batten of Rocky Mount, N.C., led after the opening event.
Current weather: Clear, 83°F
Car count: 18
Fast qualifier: Willie Milliken
Time: 16.324 seconds
Polesitter: Willie Milliken
Heat race winners: Willie Milliken, Robbie Emory, Ethan Wilson
Next series race: June 15, Halifax County Motor Speedway (Brinkleyville, NC) $2,500
Editor's note: Results and race details are unofficial.