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XR Events to Produce 15th Annual Scorcher at Volunteer Speedway Sept. 14

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Event To Be Sanctioned by Valvoline Iron-Man Series

BULLS GAP, TENNESSEE (July 11, 2022) – The Valvoline Iron-Man Late Model Southern Series is pleased to announce that it will sanction the 15th Annual Scorcher at the Vic Hill-promoted Volunteer Speedway in Bulls Gap, Tenn. on Wednesday September 14.

The Scorcher event returns to Volunteer Speedway in conjunction with the week of NASCAR events at Bristol Motor Speedway that will take place Thursday September 15 through Saturday September 17.

The Valvoline Iron-Man Late Model Southern Series will sanction the 15th edition of The Scorcher at Volunteer Speedway in Bulls Gap, TN on Wednesday September 14 and will see the Super Late Models race for $12,000-to-win and $1,000-to-start.  The Brucebilt Performance Parts Iron-Man Open Wheel Modified Southern Series will also be in action as part of the 15th Annual Scorcher, racing for $1,500-to-win and $150-to start. The Sportsman division will also join in with the action during that event racing for $750-to-win.

All events on September 14 will be produced by XR Events and streamed live and on-demand on www.racexr.plus. Detailed information on the event can be found by clicking the following link: https://racexr.com/e/scorcher/

Iron-Man Super Late Model Purse: 1. $12,000, 2. $5,000, 3. $3,000, 4. $2,750, 5. $2,500, 6. $2,400, 7. $2,300, 8. $2,200, 9. $2,100, 10. $2,000, 11. $1,750, 12. $1,500, 13. $1,250, 14. $1,200, 15. $1,050, 16. $1,000, 17. $1,000, 18. $1,000, 19. $1,000, 20. $1,000, 21. $1,000, 22. $1,000, 23. $1,000, 24. $1,000.

Iron-Man Open Wheel Modified Purse: 1. $1,500, 2. $650, 3. $500, 4. $300, 5. $275, 6. $250, 7. $200, 8. $175, 9. $165, 10. $155, 11. $150, 12. $150, 13. $150, 14. $150, 15. $150, 16. $150, 17. $150, 18. $150, 19. $150, 20. $150, 21. $150, 22. $150

Volunteer Speedway is located at 14095 West Andrew Johnson Highway in Bulls Gap, TN 37711.  For more information about Volunteer Speedway, visit the track’s webpage at www.volunteerspeedway.com.

For more information on the Valvoline Iron-Man Late Model Series and Brucebilt Performance Parts Iron-Man Open Wheel Modified Series, please visit www.IMDirt.net or www.IMOpenWheel.net .

Previous Scorcher Champions:

2004 – Randle Chupp

2005 – Rick Eckert

2006 – Scott Bloomquist

2007 – Chris Madden

2008 – Jimmy Owens & Shane Clanton

2009 – Tim McCreadie

2010 – Jimmy Owens & Scott Bloomquist

2011 – Jimmy Owens

2012 – Billy Ogle, Jr.

2013 – Chris Madden

2014 – Dale McDowell

2015 – Rained Out

2016 – Jonathan Davenport

2017 – Dale McDowell

2018/2019/2020 – Event Not Held

2021 – Brandon Sheppard