TO THE BRAND-NEW CHRISSIMPSON32.COM!
(November 15, 2015) Chris Simpson Racing and Delph
Communications, Inc. welcomes you to the all-new www.ChrisSimpson32.com!
The new website, which was launched today, is dedicated to Super
Late Model standout Chris Simpson and his #32 race team. Chris,
who just wrapped up his 2015 campaign last weekend in Charlotte,
is already looking forward to the 2016 season. The Oxford, Iowa
native is scheduled to kick off his year at USA Raceway in Tucson,
Arizona from January 9-17 for the six-race 'Wild West Shootout'
miniseries. Keep up on the latest news and information concerning
the Chris Simpson Racing team by pointing your Internet browser
SIMPSON CLOSES '15 CAMPAIGN IN WORLD
9, 2015) Chris Simpson and the Childress Racing team wrapped
up their version of the 2015 racing season from November 5-8 in
the annual 'World of Outlaws World Finals' at the pristine Dirt
Track at Charlotte in Concord, North Carolina. Things kicked off
on Thursday night at the 4/10-mile speedplant with two rounds of
World of Outlaws Late Model Series qualifying. Chris knocked down
the sixteenth fastest lap in Group A for Friday's program and the
fourteenth quickest time in Group B for Saturday's shootout.
On Friday evening in the Charlotte area, Chris ran fourth in his
loaded heat race prior to grabbing the second and final transfer
spot through his B-Main. The Oxford, Iowa native then stayed out
of trouble in the $12,000 to win headliner to move up eleven positions
en route to a respectable twelfth place showing. Following a rain-out
on Saturday, the $12,000 to win 'World Finals' finale was held on
Sunday afternoon. Chris unfortunately narrowly missed out on advancing
into the 50-lap main event after finishing fourth in his heat race
and third in his B-Main. Complete results from the season-ending
weekend can be accessed online at www.woolms.com.
CHRIS SIMPSON CHARGES TO TOP FIVE
IN FALL CLASSIC!
25, 2015) The Childress Racing team and driver Chris Simpson
were back together on October 23-24 at Whynot Motorsports Park in
Meridian, Mississippi for the annual running of the 'Coors Light
Fall Classic.' On Friday night during preliminary action, Chris
clicked off the thirteenth fastest lap in Group A during the qualifying
session prior to grabbing the fourth and final transfer spot through
his heat race. After rolling off from the inside of the eighth row
in Saturday's $15,000 to win headliner, Chris blasted past eleven
competitors during the 100-lapper on his way to an impressive fourth
place showing. The Oxford, Iowa ace trailed only victor Mike Marlar,
Billy Moyer, and Jared Landers at the checkers! Full results from
Whynot can be accessed online at www.whynotmotorsportspark.com.
SIMPSON RALLIES TO SEVENTH IN KNOXVILLE
27, 2015) Chris Simpson and his #32 team invaded the historic
Knoxville Raceway in Knoxville, Iowa from September 24-26 for the
12th Annual 'Lucas Oil Late Model Knoxville Nationals,' which was
sanctioned by the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series. The three-day
crown jewel extravaganza at the 1/2-mile Marion County fairgrounds
speedplant once again kicked off with a pair of $7,000 to win preliminary
shows. On Thursday night, Chris grabbed the third and final transfer
spot through his heat race prior to winding up ninth in the final
rundown of the 25-lap main event.
At Knoxville on Friday evening, Chris unfortunately suffered a
broken axle early in the night and scratched from the preliminary
program. By virtue of his strong point total from Thursday, Chris
locked himself into the inside of the eighth row for the start of
Saturday's 100-lap 'Lucas Oil Late Model Knoxville Nationals.' During
the course of the $40,000 to win headliner, the Oxford, Iowa standout
advanced past eight competitors on his way to a strong seventh place
effort behind only winner Jared Landers, Josh Richards, Jimmy Owens,
Mike Marlar, Darrell Lanigan, and Chad Simpson. Complete results
from Knoxville can be accessed online at www.lucasdirt.com.
BATTERY PROBLEMS BETRAY SIMPSON IN
20, 2015) Chris Simpson Racing ventured to the legendary
Brownstown Speedway in Brownstown, Indiana from September 18-19
for the 36th edition of the 'Jackson 100.' The Lucas Oil Late Model
Dirt Series once again sanctioned the Brownstown biggie and a $20,000
payday was on the line. Chris Simpson started his weekend by posting
the eighth fastest lap in Group A during the qualifying session
on Friday night. After grabbing the third transfer spot through
his stacked heat race on Saturday evening, Chris started the 100-lap
headliner from the inside of the sixth row. Unfortunately, battery
problems would cause his #32 machine to slow to bring out a lap
75 caution and Chris retired in the twentieth position. Full results
from the 'Jackson 100' weekend can be viewed online at www.lucasdirt.com.
SIMPSON TRANSFERS INTO 45TH ANNUAL
13, 2015) Chris Simpson made the yearly September pilgrimage
to the hallowed 1/2-mile oval of Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio
on September 10-12 for the 45th edition of the 'World 100.' The
three-day crown jewel spectacular started with a pair of Twin 25
preliminary programs, each of which paid $5,000 to the winner. On
Thursday night, Chris piloted the Childress Racing #r5 machine to
finish fifth in his heat race, second in his B-Main, and eleventh
in the 25-lap main event. In Friday's show, which was pushed back
to Saturday afternoon due to persistent rain showers, Chris narrowly
missed out on transferring into the 25-lapper after running fourth
in both his heat race and his B-Main.
A huge throng of fans then descended upon the "Big E"
on Saturday evening for the 45th Annual 'World 100,' which boasted
a whopping $48,000 payday. Chris placed fifth in his loaded heat
race, but later grabbed the fifth and final transfer spot into the
100-lap headliner. After starting the 'World 100' from the outside
of the fifteenth row, the Oxford, Iowa ace then climbed sixteen
spots during the extra-distance affair to bring home a respectable
fourteenth place showing. Complete results from the extended weekend
in the Buckeye State can be viewed online at www.eldoraspeedway.com.
CHRIS SIMPSON RUNNER-UP TO MARS IN
(September 6, 2015) Following a rain-out on Friday
night at Farmer City (IL) Raceway, Chris Simpson Racing rolled into
Fairbury American Legion Speedway in Fairbury, Illinois on Saturday
evening, September 5. The American Late Model Series (ALMS) sanctioned
a $5,000 to win throwdown last night at FALS. Chris won his heat
race in preliminary action and later started the headliner from
the outside of the second row. Chris then moved up to second during
the course of the A-Main to earn a strong runner-up effort behind
only victor Jimmy Mars. Complete results from Fairbury can be viewed
online at www.fairburyspeedway.com.