by Donald McIntosh During Fall Nationals Stop at Thunderhill
31, 2019) Donald McIntosh of Dawsonville, Ga. dominated
the Schaeffer’s Oil Fall Nationals Series presented by Sunoco
Race Fuels event at Thunderhill Raceway Park in Summertown, Tenn.
on Saturday August 31, 2019. The two-time Spring Nationals Series
champion would lead all 50 laps for the $5,000 payday over Dane
Dacus, Pierce McCarter, Brad Skinner and Eric Hickerson. (Brian
McIntosh’s victory would come in the Blount Motorsports
owned Rocket Chassis, Vic Hill Race Engines powered entry carry
sponsorship from Stowers Machinery, Massey Electric, Blount Excavating,
Ole Ben Franklin Motors, Food City, Wine and Spirits Cellar, Walker’s
McIntosh jumped to the early lead on the initial green flag.
McCarter would hold second while sixth place starter Dance Dacus
would be on the move early on. By lap ten, Dacus had rolled to
the runner up spot and have his work cut out for him to chase
down leader McIntosh. The lone caution came on lap-35 as Josh
Walker went over the embankment in turn one.
The Schaeffer’s Oil Fall Nationals presented by Sunoco
Race Fuels will return to action on Sunday September 1 at Tazewell
Speedway in Tazewell, TN for the Buddy Rogers Memorial paying
$5,044 to win. The event at Tazewell Speedway on Sunday September
1 will be co-sanctioned with the Schaeffer’s Oil Iron-Man
Championship Late Model Series presented by DirtonDirt.com.
Further information on the Schaeffer’s Oil Fall Nationals
presented by Sunoco Race Fuels can be obtained by calling Promoter
Ray Cook at (828) 360-5353 or Series P.R. Coordinator Chris Tilley
at (828) 361-5981 or (606) 219-1723 or by visiting the official
series website located at www.SouthernNationalsSeries.com.
Official Summary of Results
Feature Results for Schaeffer’s Oil Fall Nationals presented
by Sunoco Race Fuels at Thunderhill Raceway Park in Summertown,
TN on August 31, 2019
1. Donald McIntosh-Dawsonville, Ga.
2. Dane Dacus-Lakeland, Tenn.
3. Pierce McCarter-Gatlinburg, Tenn.
4. Brad Skinner-Springhill, Tenn.
5. Eric Hickerson-Linden, Tenn.
6. David Earl Gentry-Murfreesboro, Tenn.
7. David Payne-Murphy, N.C.
8. Neil Baggett-Columbus, Miss.
9. Scott Cook-Shelbyville, Tenn.
10. Farrel Skelton-Mount Pleasant, Tenn.
11. Scott Spurgeon-Lawrenceburg, Tenn.
12. Josh Walker-Shepherdsville, Ky.
13. Ray McElhiney-Pulaski, Tenn.
Time of Race: 19 minutes, 51 seconds
Margin of Victory: 02.594 seconds
Yellow Flags: One (lap 35)
Red Flags: None
Lap Leaders: Donald McIntosh (1-50)
Overall Top Qualifier: Donald McIntosh (Group A) 13.065 seconds
Schaeffer’s Oil Fall Nationals Series Points (as of 8/31/19)
1. Donald McIntosh-588
2. Pierce McCarter-554
3. David Payne-550
4. Brandon Kinzer-354
5. Austin Smith-352
6. Dusty Carver-340
7. Craig Greer-247
8. Tommy Kerr-200
9. Robby Moses-196
9. Casey Roberts-196
9. Dane Dacus-196
Schaeffer’s Oil Fall Nationals Schedule/Results
August 16-Smoky Mountain Speedway (Maryville, TN)-Tommy Kerr
August 17-North Georgia Speedway (Chatsworth, GA)-Donald McIntosh
August 31-Thunderhill Raceway Park (Summertown, TN)-Donald McIntosh
September 1-Tazewell Speedway (Tazewell, TN)-$5,044 to win
September 14-Toccoa Raceway (Toccoa, GA)-$10,000 to win
September 28-Senoia Raceway (Senoia, GA)-$10,000 to win
October 11-Tri-County Race Track (Brasstown, NC)-$10,053 to win
October 26-311 Motor Speedway (Pine Hall, NC)-$10,000 to win
All Photos Below Courtesy of McLeod