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NBC Sports to Broadcast Mobile Race

NBC Sports will broadcast the Inaugural NASCAR K & N Mobile 150 presented by the Mobile Sports Authority.

Network cameras and crews will be in Mobile to tape NASCAR’s return to the Port City after a 64 year absence to be broadcast at a later date.

“The deal with NBC Sports really offers the fans the best of both worlds. Come watch the race live on Saturday then see all the action with replays later,” said promoter Tommy Praytor. “National TV is another opportunity for Mobile to be put in the national spotlight as a destination city.”

NBCSN currently services over 81 million households and can be seen in Mobile on Direct TV 159, Comcast 220, Dish 159,and AT&T 62.

For tickets and more information call 251-343-2929 or www.mobile150.com.


Record Setting Open Practice Saturday-Free to Fans!

The NASCAR K& N East Series will make its first trip to Mobile International Speedway Saturday for a day long open test to prepare for the Inaugural NASCAR K & N Mobile 150 presented by the Mobile Sports Authority.

Competitors will enter at 8:00 AM with on track activity scheduled to start at 9:00 AM with cars on track all day until 5:00 PM. Grandstands will be open to the fans at no charge during this event.

NASCAR is expecting 20-22 cars for the test which would set a record for the open test day the Speedway has held the last 4 years.

“NASCAR has a very tight testing policy and for teams to have a full day to tune on cars and drivers is a real luxury in this series,” said promoter Tommy Praytor. “We already have 28 entries for NASCARs first trip to Mobile since 1951. Saturday will offer a great opportunity for the media and the fans to get a glimpse of the great show that’s coming on the 12th.”

Saturday is the beginning of the biggest race week of the year for Mobile International Speedway. Local cars will practice on Tuesday night with the NASCAR cars on display at the USS Alabama on Thursday afternoon with an autograph session included.

Friday, March 11th, it will be time to get down to business with practice and qualifying for the NASCAR K & N cars with practice and racing for the Bombers, Sportsman and Pro Truck Series.  

Saturday, March 12th, is race day for the Inaugural NASCAR K & N Mobile 150 presented by the Mobile Sports Authority. Before the race, fans will be able to come on the track to meet the guys and girls that will be competing for a coveted Mobile Juke Box.

For a complete schedule go to www.mobile150.com or call 251-343-2929 for tickets and information.  

Picture: K & N cars 3 wide at season opener at New Smyrna Speedway.

Tickets and T-Shirts Are In!

If you have already ordered your tickets for the Inaugural NASCAR K & N Mobile 150 your tickets are now in the ticket office. If you have asked for your tickets to be mailed to you they are headed your way. If you would like to pick them up come by the ticket office at 4742 Airport Blvd. In addition to tickets the Limited Edition Inaugural NASCAR K& N Mobile 150 T-shirts have arrived!

To order your t-shirt or if you haven’t gotten your tickets yet call 251-343-2929.


Ticket Update-Sections A, B & BB Sold Out! More Close!

With just 2 weeks before the Inaugural NASCAR K & N Mobile 150 the grand stands are filling up and some sections have already reached a sold out status with others close behind. Sections A, B and BB are SOLD OUT! There are very few seats left in Section C (22), Section D (31), Section G (13), Section CC (29), Section DD (48) and Section GG (14). Inside and Outside camping are on a waiting list and inside parking is almost sold out. If you have not reserved your ticket you need to do so NOW!

“Our fans have really responded to NASCAR coming to Mobile and we are looking forward to a big raucous crowd greeting the K & N Series on March 12th,” offered promoter Tommy Praytor. “We still have a lot of tickets that we need to sell but the reserved tickets are going really fast. Our fans will prove that Mobile is a destination city.”

Tickets are available by calling 251-343-2929 or going by the ticket office at 4742 Airport Blvd., Mobile, Alabama.


28 Teams and Drivers Already Entered for NASCAR K & N Mobile 150

With more than two weeks before the drop of the green flag of the Inaugural NASCAR K & N Mobile 150 on March 12th, 28 teams and drivers have already filed an entry for NASCARs return to Mobile.

“In the four years we’ve been putting on this spring race we have never had this many cars registered this far away from race weekend,” offered race promoter Tommy Praytor. “Our grandstands are filling up quickly and we expect to announce some sold out areas before the weekend.”

The Drivers and Owners already entered are a veritable who’s who of up and coming racers teamed with big time owners like former Music Executive Max Siegel, Bill France’s grandson Ben Kennedy, NASCAR Owner Harry Scott, Jr. and driver Justin Marks. Fans on the Gulf cost will recognize Kyle Benjamin, Harrison Burton, Sarah Cornett-Ching and Spencer Davis who have turned laps at Mobile and Pensacola. We’ve put together a short biography for each driver entered so far.

Tickets are on sale for the Inaugural K & N Mobile 150 by calling 251-343-2929. Tonight is the second night of the Mobile 150 Throttle to Bottle Tour at Judy’s Place on Highway 90-starts at 6:00!

#          Driver                                Owner                                          Sponsor

1          Austin Theriault              Shigeaki Hattori                          TBA
Racing career began in 2007 at Spud Speedway in Caribou, Maine. Emerged from local track racing to running in NASCAR’s top divisions, the Xfinity Series and Camping World Truck Series. Theriault has also won in Michigan in the ARCA Series.

2          Collin Cabre                    Max Siegel                                   UTI/NTI
2015 Drive for Diversity Class with Rev Racing, now drives for former Music Executive Max Siegel. Finished 10th in points for the 2015 NASCAR K&N Pro Series Season. Background is in Sprint cars USAC, USCS AND AVSS Series.

02        Sarah Cornett-Ching      Tony Blanchard                          RACE 101
One of two female Canadians in the field, Ching is coming off a career best season in the ARCA Series. Began her racing career at the age of 12 and was the 2011 ARCA OK Tire Series Rookie of the Year. After a full season of ARCA competition Ching is devoting 2016 to a full slate in the NASCAR K & N Series. Ching is one of the few drivers in the field to have experience at Mobile Internationals Speedway

3          Kaz Grala                        Ben Kennedy                               Kiklos Olive Oil
Won Legends Car Pro Division Winter Heat championship. Finished 23rd in final NASCAR Whelen All-American Series standings with four wins, 14 top 5s and 21 top 10s in 28 starts competing at Motor Mile Speedway, Southern National Motorsports Park, Myrtle Beach Speedway and Kingsport Speedway. Grala’s car owner, Ben Kennedy is the son of Lesa France Kennedy and Dr. Bruce Kennedy, grandson of Bill France, Jr. and great-grandson of Bill France, Sr., the founder of NASCAR.

#04     Ronnie Bassett Jr.           Ronnie Bassett Sr.                     Bassett Gutter
Bassett made his NASCAR K&N Pro Series East debut at Greenville Pickens Speedway in September 2013. Bassett became youngest Bandolero national champion at the age of 10. Won 32 races in 2006 on way to Bandolero State Title. Bassett was the odd man out finishing 3rd after being declared the winner at the Jet Tools 150 at New Smyrna in the K&N East Pro-Series.

4          Ali Kern                            Max Siegel                                   Max Siegel INC
Career in motorsports began in 2000 with quad motorcross racing. Racing career began in 2009 in the modified series at Sandusky Speedway and select races at Lorian County Speedway. In 2010, she became the youngest female to race in a NASCAR-sanctioned development series event. That same year, she also made her K&N East debut and finished 20th at Lee USA Speedway. Despite only being 22, she has 15 years in racing.

5          JJ Haley                           Harry Scott Jr.                             Braun Auto
Captured his first-ever win in a Late Model when he scored the victory in the JEG/CRA All-Stars Tour Season Opener. He most recently started the JJ Haley Foundation, a non-profit that works on providing race fans in wheelchairs the opportunity to come out and experience Trans-Am Series races. He became the youngest ARCA Racing Series pole sitter on June 21, 2014 at the Akona 250 held at Elko Speedway. Haley finished 6th in points in the 2015 NASCAR K&N Pro Series East.

6          Ruben Garcia Mateos    Max Siegel                                   Special Smiles
Born in Mexico City, Mexico, Mateos competed in the NASCAR Mexico Series from 2011-2015. He was the series' runner-up in 2014 and was crowned the NASCAR Mexico Series champion in 2015.  He has also competed in the NASCAR XFINITY Series and was a member of the 2015-2016 NASCAR Next Class.

7          Codie Rohrbaugh           Larry Berg                                   Grant County Mulch, INC.
Earned the 2013 Rookie of the Year in the Super Cup Stock Racing Series, registering five top-tens and three top-five finishes in his first season. Made his NASCAR K&N East series debut in 2015.

#7        Noah Gragson                 Jerry Pitts                                    Alert ID Colier’s
The Las Vegas native was the 2015 Sunoco Rookie of the Year in the K & N West Series and was the runner up in the Championship standings. He won his first K & N West race at Tuscon Speedway. Finished 6th in the opener at New Smyrna Speedway.

09        Christian Celaya             Rodrigo San Martin                    Alle Health
Celaya started his racing career in the desert as the 2014 Baja 250 Class 1600 Buggies champion. Finished fourth in the 2014 Baja 1000 Class 1600 Buggies. Finished second in the 2014 Buggy championship. Competed in ARCA's in 2014 on his way to the NASCAR K & N East Series in 2015. Crew chief is former MIS Champion and NASCAR Camping world Truck Series competitor Rick Crawford.

#12      Harrison Burton              Justin Marks                                Dex Imaging, Konica Minolta
Earned his first pole in the Late Model Series at the age of 11 and won his first Pro-Late Model race at the age of 12. Then went on to earn his first Super Late Model race at the age of 14 . Burton is no stranger to the Gulf coast having raced at Mobile in Pensacola in a Late Model. Burton is the son of Jeff Burton, a former NASCAR Spring Cup driver and current NASCAR analyst for NBC.

#13      Hunter Baize                   Justin Marks                                Bicycle Playing Cards
Finished third in the ARCA/CRA Super Series final standings last season. Earned two wins at Indiana's Illiana Motor Speedway and Michigan's Flat Rock Speedway. Finished ninth in his ARCA debut at Michigan's Berlin Speedway and finished sixth on the dirt at Illinois State Fairgrounds.

#14      Trey Hutchens III            Bobby Hutchens Jr.
Fourth-generation competitor as father Bobby, grandfather Bud and great grandfather Claude all have been involved in racing as a driver, crew member or car owner. In 2015, won Sunoco Rookie of the Year honors and was also voted Most Popular Driver in his first year of competition in the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour.

#27      Gracin Raz                       Jeff Jefferson                              Montana Tech, Trinity EnergyIn 2014 Gracin caught the eye of NASCAR K&N Pro Series Crew Chief Jeff Jefferson and was extended the opportunity to race two NASCAR K&N Pro Series West events for Bill McAnally Racing. In Gracin’s first K&N West event he out qualified all rookies and averaged a top 6.5 finish between both events.

#29      Jesse Little                      Mark Rette
Jesse's Dad, Chad Little, drove the #97 John Deere car for Roush Racing in the NASCAR Cup Series and is the Managing Director of Technical Inspection and Officiating for NASCAR.  Jesse has had 5 poles, 10 front row starts, and 16 Top 5 finishes. In 2015 Jesse made his transition into K&N Pro Series with his debut in Dover.

# 30     Dominique Van Wieringen       Mark Rette                         Durobyte
One of two female Canadians in the field, Wieringen was the first female to lead a lap in the CRA/JEGS All-Star Series, also the first female to win an Outlaw Super Late Model championship in the U.S.

#31      TBA                                  Ted Marsh                                   Wheelen Engineering

#38      Tyler Dippel                     Harry Scott Jr.                             East West Marine, TV Car
Began his racing career at the age of seven racing slingshot cars. Became the youngest winner in the northeast area in the DIRTcar Racing Series Last Season. As a rookie, he held the PASS Super Late Model National points lead throughout the season. Dippel finished 8th at the 2016 K&N Pro Series East season opener at New Smyrna.

#40      Kyle Benjamin                 Michael Hillman
Began driving full size race cars at just 14 years old. Has compiled 19 wins in various Go-Kart and Quarter Midget classes. Earned his first K&N East win at Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway. He is a member of the 2015-2016 NASCAR next class. Benjamin is well known on the Gulf Coast having won first late model race at Mobile International Speedway. He has also competed in Mobile in the ARCA Mobile 200. Benjamin finished 4th in the Pro Series East opener at New Smyrna and 9th in points for the 2015 K&N Pro Series East season.

#41      Spencer Davis                 Douglas Fuller                             Ruud.com
Made his K&N debut at New Hampshire Motor Speedway at the age of 14. Prior to competing in the K&N Series, he won the 2011 World Series of Asphalt Stock Car Racing at New Smyrna Speedway and the 2014 Pro Late Model race at New Smyrna’s Speedweeks. Davis finished runner up in the Pro Series East opener at New Smyrna.

#42      Jairo Avila                        Max Siegel                                   Rev Racing
Competed in five NASCAR K&N Pro Series West events in 2014 and earned four top-10 finishes. Earned his best K&N West finish, seventh, at Stateline on July 12. He raced in two ARCA races in 2015 and competed in the ARCA season opener at Daytona International Speedway. Avila is a member of the NASCAR drive for diversity program.

#43      David Calabrese              Michael Calabrese                      Diamondback Towing
Got his start at the age of 10 racing go-karts and continued to race them for eight seasons before moving up to Modifieds. 2016 is his first season of NASCAR K&N Series Competition. He is the first in his family to have a career in auto racing.

#44       Dillon Bassett                 Ronnie Bassett Sr.                     Bassett Gutter
Dillon Bassett finished sixth in his NASCAR K&N Pro Series East debut at New Smyrna Speedway. Bassett finished 13th in the series standings last season with one win, two top fives and four top 10s. Bassett is the younger brother of Ronnie.

#46      TBA                                  Richard Gdovic                           Nexteer Automotive

#49      John Holleman IV           Zeno Marshall,Jr                         Midway Mobile Storage
Holleman made his NASCAR K&N Pro Series East debut at his hometown track Bowman Gray in May 2014. Was the 2014 Super 6 Limited champion of his series.

#66        Reid Wilson                   Barry Wilson
Wilson began his racing career at age 8 competing in the INEX sanctioned Bandoleros.  Wilson’s rookie year in Legends Young Lions produced  2 Wins - 9 Top 5s - 14 Top 10s before moving on to the NASCAR K&N East Pro Series.

#77      Clayton Green                 Steve Green
Green made his K&N East debut at New Smyrna on Feb. 14 and his first K & N West start last season. On his way to the K & N series Green was the Texas Bandolero and Legend car state champion.

Mobile 150 Bottle to Throttle Bar Tour Starts Tonight!

NASCAR is coming to Mobile March 12th and it is time to get the party started with our first ever Bottle to Throttle Tour! For the next two weeks the Mobile 150 will celebrate NASCARS return with four locally owned watering holes. We’ll have Mobile 150 tickets and t-shirt giveaways at every stop on the tour including Insider Club tickets to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Folds of Honor Quick Trip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

·         Wednesday February 24th 5:00pm Hooters Tillman’s Conner for Wing Wednesday

·         Thursday February 25th  6:00pm Judy’s Place off Hwy 90 for Locals Night

·         Thursday March 3rd 8:00pm O’Dalys Irish Pub Downtown for GoKickball Kick – Off

·         Friday March 4th 6:00pm Lucky’s Irish Pub for Beer and Draft Night

Don’t miss out on an opportunity for free tickets, swag plus have a great time with other race fans and drivers! We are counting down the days to NASCARs return to Mobile come out and join the fun!

For tickets and information call 251-343-2929.


Daytona Winner Hamlin’s Car Coming to Mobile

Daytona 500 Winner Denny Hamlin’s FedEx car will take part in the NASCAR K & N Mobile 150 festivities March 10-12.

“FedEx hospitality in the infield has become legendary at Mobile International Speedway and it just got bigger with the inclusion of the FedEx show car and souvenir hauler,” said NASCAR Mobile 150 promoter Tommy Praytor. “Congratulations to Denny and his FedEx team on the biggest win in NASCAR!”

Hamlin’s FedEx machine will be on display at the USS Alabama for Thursday nights kick off and in the fan zone at Mobile International Speedway prior to the Inaugural NASCAR K & N Mobile 150. Don’t miss this opportunity to see a NASCAR Sprint Cup Car up close and personal! FedEx-EVERY DAY IS RACEDAY!

Tickets are on sale at 251-343-2929 or go by the ticket office at 4742 Airport Blvd, Mobile, Alabama. For all the latest news go to www.mobile150.com.

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Toomey Equipment Newest Corporate Partner

Kubota Dealer Toomey Equipment Company has joined the NASCAR K & N Mobile 150 family as one of its premiere Corporate Sponsors.

“Having NASCAR come to Mobile is a terrific opportunity for us to connect with our customers,” offered Jerry Toomey, of Toomey Equipment Company. “Our customers are race fans and the race in Mobile has become a happening that we are happy to be a part of.”

The market leader in Tractors, Mowers and RTVs, Kubota is committed to excellence in engineering so it’s customers can focus on planting, feeding, building and caring for our world. For over 40 years Toomey Equipment Company has sold and serviced Kubota Tractors. 

“We are proud to add Toomey Equipment to our corporate partner line up. Jerry and his family are well known for providing great products with terrific customer service,” said K & N Mobile 150 promoter Tommy Praytor. “Getting NASCAR to come to Mobile is a huge commitment and having local support from companies like Toomey Equipment is critical to our success.”

About Toomey Equipment Company-Toomey Equipment Company was founded in 1973 and started it long term relationship with Kubota Tractors the next year. Our partnership with Kubota allows us to offer what we consider the best equipment money can buy. Toomey Equipment, now operating as a second generation business, has earned their customer’s trust caring about, respecting and listening to their needs. In addition to Kubota, Toomey Equipment sells and services new and used tractors, loaders, mowers, utility vehicles, recreational vehicles, conventional lawn tractors, farm equipment and zero turn mowers. Toomey is also carries Great Plains, Bush Hog, Land Pride, Paladin and more. For more information go to www.toomeyequipment.com.

About NASCAR K&N Pro Series East-The NASCAR K&N Pro Series, which includes the East and the West, is the top step in NASCAR's developmental ladder before drivers progress to the three national series. Since 2007, NASCAR K&N Pro Series East veterans have made a significant impact at the national level, including 2011 Daytona 500 champion Trevor Bayne, 2015 Daytona 500 champion Joey Logano, 2014 NASCAR XFINITY champion Chase Elliott, along with Ryan Blaney, Austin & Ty Dillon, Kyle Larson, Darrell Wallace Jr, Daniel Suarez, and others. The Series will make it Inaugural trip to Mobile International Speedway on Saturday, March 12. For tickets and more information call 251-343-2929.

Schedule of events for the Mobile 150 presented by the Mobile Sports Authority

 March 5th-12th, 2016

Preliminary Schedule.  Please check for updates at www.mobile150.com

Camping Parking-Campers may be parked on property starting on Tuesday March 8th. Campers can not be occupied until Thursday March the 10th. All campers should be out of the Speedway by Sunday March the 13th at 5:00PM


Saturday, March 5th


8:00 AM                        Gates open for NASCAR Hauler Parking

9:00-5:00                       NASCAR Practice with breaks to clear Gate ***NASCAR Team Haulers may remain at Speedway (Not inside track). Teams may stay the week, hotels and attractions will be offering NASCAR Team discounts.


Sunday, March 6th       Rusty Wallace Driving Experience $99 + Free Ticket!
Rain Date NASCAR Practice 12-5


Tuesday, March 8th       5:00-9:00 PM Practice Local Cars


Thursday, March 10th


4:00-6:00 PM                 USS Alabama-NASCAR Haulers, Cars & Teams on Display Free admission to Battleship for teams.

5:00-6:00 PM                 NASCAR Driver autograph session Aircraft Pavilion USS Alabama

6:00 PM                        NASCAR Hauler Parade to MIS (Haulers will stage outside only)

6:00-8:00 PM                 Causeway Seafood Jubilee! NASCAR teams are offered special discounts at Seafood                                                                                                                       Restaurants on Causeway (Around Battleship)

8:00-until                      Home Mortgage of America Green Flag Party-Holiday Inn Tillmans Corner


Friday, March 11th               Pole night


Infield camping move in on Friday 10:30-1:00 and 5:00-7:00 and after Local Racing


8:30 AM                        NASCAR Racing Series Reg Opens

9:00 AM                        MIS Main Ticket Office-Will Call Opens at Track

10:00 AM                      NASCAR Racing Series Garage Opens NASCAR Haulers Enter

10:30 AM                      MIS Pit Gate Opens

NOON-1:45                   Gates Open for Local Teams to unload cars in pit area. Rig parking outside track by pit gate.


                                    After 1:45 no more car drop off cars must drive in from pit gate.

1:00 PM                        MIS Grandstands Open-MUST HAVE TICKET

2:00 PM-2:45 PM           NASCAR Racing Series Practice

3:30 PM-4:00 PM           Local Practice

3:00 PM-3:45 PM           NASCAR Racing Series Practice

4:00 PM-5:45 PM           Local Practice followed by Local Qualifying

6:00 PM                        NASCAR Pole Qualifying (All Positions/2laps)


7:00 PM app                 Island Motor II Bombers 10 laps, Bob’s Speed Shop Sportsman 20 laps, Pro Trucks 25 laps.


8:00 PM                        NASCAR Racing Series
Registration Closes

9:00 PM,                       NASCAR Racing Series Garage Closes


Saturday, March 12th


9:00 AM                        MIS Ticket Office-Parking Lots, Pit Gates and Will Call Open

9:00 AM                        NASCAR Racing Series Parking Open for Teams

10:00 AM                      MIS Grandstands Open
10:30 AM                      NASCAR Garage Opens

11:00 AM                      NASCAR Racing Series Driver, Crew Chief and Spotter Meeting

11:00 AM                      NASCAR Inspection
11:45 AM                      All Cars Gridded On Frontstretch

12:00-1:00 PM               Mobile Sports Authority-NASCAR Racing Series On Track Driver Autograph Session

1:30 PM                        NASCAR Racing Series Pre-Race Ceremonies and Driver Introduction

2:00 PM                       Start of the Mobile 150 presented by Mobile Sports Authority