AREA AUTO RACING NEWS NEWSMAKER FOR THE WEEK OF TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2017
At last weekend’s Turkey Derby XLIV, 2017 track champion Jimmy Blewett entered no less than five of the races including the two majors.
By the end of the weekend, Blewett had swept to victory in the 150-lap Tour Modified race, the 100-lap Wall Modified feature and the 50-lap Limited Late Model headliner.
It capped a career season for Blewett, who won ten times overall, became the second winningest driver in Wall Stadium history, and endeared himself to Wall fans.
‘Showtime’ lit up Wall Stadium at Turkey Derby as few competitors have ever done before.
As intense as any racer has ever been, Jimmy Blewett made news by winning three times in two days. He’s a Newsmaker.