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August 19, 2017 - Preston and Ashley Both Make "Take Em Off 40" at Charleston Speedway
On Saturday night Preston Seratt and Ashley Newman visited Charleston Speedway (Charleston, Illinois) for the Take Em Off 40. Drawing a stout field of 72 Open Wheel Modifieds, Newman followed up the second fastest time in his qualifying group with a 2nd place finish in his heat race behind Lucas Lee. Preston timed in fifth fastest in his group before registering a 3rd place finish in his heat. Transferring into the B-Main for another shot at the feature, Seratt landed a 2nd place spot behind Robbie Eilers locking him into the 23rd-starting position for the feature. With $5,000 on the line, Preston Seratt gained six positions to place 17th while Ashley Newman was an early retiree from the feature after the track saw very limited passing. He was credited with a 21st place outing.

For full results from this event, please visit www.CharlestonSpeedway.MyRacePass.com.

August 12, 2017 - Ashley Newman Wins at Western Kentucky Speedway; Preston Comes in 2nd
`Both pilots of the Jim Seratt Racing team were in action on Saturday night at Western Kentucky Speedway (Madisonville, Kentucky) for the $1,500 top prize. Passing two cars in his heat, Preston Seratt scored a heat race victory locking him into the feature. Ashley Newman rallied from the tail of his heat to place 2nd after suffering a flat-tire in his qualifying session. In the feature, Preston cut a tire on the opening lap but charged from the tail of the field notching a 2nd place finish. Newman outran the field from his 4th-starting spot to capture his fourth win of the season over Seratt, Don Brantley, Alex Love, and Brennan Jenkins. (Sharp Edge Photography)