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April 2018 Dirt Late Model

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Highlander
Illinois’ Chad Zobrist has put together an impressive career together in his 20 years behind the wheel. pg. 16

Top 10 Speed Weeks Stories
Kevin Kovac gives readers his top stories from the official kick-off to the 2018 racing season as the nation’s top two national touring series invaded Georga and Florida. Defending WoO Champion Brandon Sheppard and the new Jonathan Davenport/Lance Landers pairing put other teams on notice. pg. 22

Going To Work
Travis Brown was poised for a big year last season when a shop fire early in 2017 put everything in doubt. Like it has so many times, the support of the racing community helped quicken the recovery. pg. 30

No Bull
Farral Skelton says he was born into racing. He continues to show this was never a more true statement. pg. 36

Trading Snow For Dirt
Wisconsin’s Jim Schmidt gave up a career in oval track Snowmobile racing to chase the dirt ovals. pg. 44

Blast from the Past
Lee Ackerman looks back at the storied history of ‘The Jim Dunn Memorial’. pg. 52

NDLMHoF Corner
Gary Parker revisits the legendary Atomic Speedway in Tennessee. Known as the ‘The World’s Fastest Third Mile’. pg. 54

Trackside With Suzanne Talbott pg. 56

The Wire pg. 58

2018 Manufacturer’s Catalogs
A collection of manufacturer’s catalogs and how to get their newest versions. pg. 65

New Products pg. 72

Speed Shop pg. 73

Through the Lens pg. 74

Advertiser’s Index pg. 87

Parting View pg. 87

Columns
Mike O’Connor [Editor] pg. 8
Steve Davis pg. 10
Kelley Carlton pg. 12
Gary Heeman pg. 14
Steve Halpainy pg. 15