Drivers set for return to Millbridge Speedway

Read more at: SALISBURY — Millbridge Speedway’s dirt track will be home for many drivers competing in the second annual Diaedge Double Down Showdown with the Xtreme Outlaw Midget Series presented by Toyota on Tuesday-Wednesday (May 23-24). The 1/6-mile track is more than just another stop on the tour. It birthed their career or gave…

North Carolina 14-year-old set to drive at Chili Bowl Nationals, and he’s got an edge

The Chili Bowl Nationals are set to start next week. Despite the name, the event has nothing to do with chefs and spice and everything to do with fast cars and talented drivers. The race is held every January in Tulsa, Oklahoma featuring drivers from across the nation.

There are dozens of drivers on the entry list from the Charlotte area. It includes Mooresville’s Gavan Boschele, who is among the youngest to complete in the race at just 14 years old. Race officials at the Chili Bowl tweaked the rules last year allowing drivers under the age of 16 to race.