Tuesday, September 19, 2017

My K&N Pro Series East Race Adventures

This past Saturday I got to cross something big off my bucket list—I covered the Nascar K&N Pro Series East race at New Jersey Motorsports Park as a credentialed media member.  Here’s what it was like! (CLICK TO ENLARGE ALL PICTURES)
The start-finish line for New Jersey Motorsports Park, located in Millville, NJ
A nice tribute to a legend
Mobile victory lane, located on a trailer bed

Starting lineup for the BMW club support race

Close-up of some Beamers

Track map in the media center
Driver Chase Purdy is readied for an interview
Hanna Zellers, making her Nascar debut

Harrison Burton's crew works on his car.  Starting this year, Nascar
has allowed K&N Pro Series teams to sport "Euro-style" schemes,
putting the car number on the quarter panels

Harrison Burton, one of 16 drivers
running that day

Race win decals on the 12 car--also note the "Nascar NEXT" mark

The inspection room
Further inspection while waiting to hit the track for qualifying
The winners' trophy
Drivers Meeting
Coming to the green for the restart
Driving through a dust-cloud