Tony Gaylord finished 2nd in Limited Modified. Chambers McGilberry claimed a pair of third place finishes in the Pro Jr. 2 and Jr. 2 ranks. Jason Crowl finished 4th in the No Pro class.
April 7th, 2014 - Luke Cooper kept his winning streak alive over the weekend with a pair of wins. On Friday night he scored the victory in the season opening money race at Southern Pride Raceway (Blacksburg, South Carolina). Saturday night found Cooper scoring the victory in the Red Plate Chasin Racin class at Possum Kingdom in competition with the Mackey Flood Mid Atlantic Series.
March 22nd, 2014 - The past couple of weeks have found Platinum Racing Chassis clients continuing to have a strong start to the 2014 season.
At the Ultimate Winter Series event at Paradise Raceway (Latta, South Carolina) on March 15th Dange Hanniford piloted his brand-new TG2 chassis to the win in the Clone Super Heavy class with Benjie Bryan finishing 2nd in Clone Super Heavy. Tony Gaylord finished 3rd in Clone Heavy.
At Sunshine Kartway (St. Mathews, South Carolina) Johnny Wood Jr. won the Unrestricted class before finishing 2nd in Clone Lite competition.
Matt Brelsford has been in action at Woodleaf Speedway (Woodleaf, North Carolina) for the past two weekends. On March 15th he swept the action by winning the Clone 400 and Clone 425 features. On March 22nd he claimed a pair of top five finishes with a 3rd place finish in Clone 400 competition and a 4th place finish in Clone 425.
March 8th, 2014 - Luke Cooper again found himself in victory lane over the weekend by scoring the Pewee (Advanced) victory at Sugar Tit Raceway (Greer, South Carolina) on Saturday afternoon in his Platinum Chassis entry.
March 3rd, 2014 - Platinum Racing Chassis clients have been able to dodge Mother Nature for the past two weeks as they entered multiple events across the southeast. More races once again result in more wins and strong performances for our great customers.
The Moree’s Ultimate Winter Series rolled into Paradise Raceway (Latta, South Carolina) on February 22nd, and Tony Gaylord led the charge with a win in Clone Heavy and a 3rd in Pro Clone Heavy. Benjie Bryan bagged the win in Animal Heavy and also finished 2nd in Clone Super Heavy. Dange Hanniford closed out the event with a convincing win in Clone Super Heavy.
On Saturday, March 1st, 2014 the Georgia Karting Komplex (Carnesville, Georgia) played host to the Mid-Atlantic Series as the tour hosted its first event of the year. Austin Wyatt topped the Semi Pro Medium Points as well the Semi Pro Medium Money. He also finished 6th in Semi Pro Heavy Points and 4th in Semi Pro Heavy Money
Seth Lunsford finished 7th in Animal Super Heavy points with Dange Hanniford in 8th. Tony Gaylord crossed the finish line 10th in the Animal Heavy Warm Up, and he finished 3rd in Senior Champ Money and Senior Champ Points. Blaze Burns registered a 7th place finish in Animal Heavy and Animal Heavy Points. Carter Davison finished 3rd in Junior 1 Points, and Dange Hanniford finished 6th in the Phat Daddy ranks.
Austin Barnhill finished 7th in both Jr. 3 Points and Jr. 3 Money, while Nolan Starnes was 9th and 3rd in the respective classes.
Blaze Burns narrowly missed the win in Pro Animal Heavy with Tony Gaylord finishing 7th.
February 23rd, 2014 - Luke Cooper continued his strong start to the 2014 season as he won the Jake Lawson Memorial at Cross Anchor Speedway (Enoree, South Carolina) in the Peewee division. Platinum Chassis customers please remember to have your Results included on this site, please Click Here.
February 19th, 2014 - The 7th Annual Icebreaker at Gulfport Motorsports Park (Gulfport, Mississippi) found Platinum Racing Chassis making a strong showing. Justin McDonald scored wins in Pro Clone and Clone Medium before racing to a pair of 2nd place finishes in Clone Lite and Clone Heavy.
Chambers McGilberry raced to the victory in his Jr. Pro Clone in his Platinum entry.
February 15th, 2014 - Tri State Pro Series at Possum Kingdom Speedway (Belton, South Carolina) on Saturday found Luke Cooper race to a 2nd place finish in the Red Heavy division.
February 12th, 2014 - The For Sale section has been updated with a brand new 2014 Platinum Edition Champ Kart and a freshened Tod Miller Clone Racing Engine.
February 8th, 2014 - Brandon Florence put Platinum Racing Chassis in victory lane once again on Saturday afternoon with a triumph in the Box Stock Heavy division at West Georgia Kart Track (Whitesburg, Georgia).
Action began at the New Year's Race at Paradise Speedway (Latta, South Carolina) on January 3rd-4th. Blaze Burns opened action with wins in the No Pro and Pro Stock divisions. He also started 15th in the Pro Clone main before registering the fastest lap of the event.
Tony Gaylord entered a single division, where he finished 2nd in the Pro Stock ranks.
Wesley Bryan qualified 3rd fastest in the Pro Super Heavy class and worked his way up as high as the 2nd spot before getting hung out of the groove, which relegated him as far back as the 20th position. Despite falling to the tail of the field he rebounded to a 4th place finish in the 30 lap, caution-free event in his #119 Platinum entry. He was the only competitor turning 13.90 second laps.
Jesse Riggins was busy during the event as he claimed a 2nd in Junior 3 Heavy, a 3rd in Junior 2 Blue, and a 3rd in Junior 2 Lite.
Triple T (St. Pauls, North Carolina) played host to The Blizzard 2 event on January 18th, 2014. Justin McDonald claimed wins in Flat Head Medium, Flat Head Heavy, Clone Medium, and Limited. McDonald also finished 3rd in Animal Medium, where Austin Wyatt finished 2nd. Wyatt contributed an additional trio of 2nd place finishes in Animal Heavy, Clone Heavy, and Pro Clone.
The month drew to a close with a Moree's Ultimate Winter Series event at Paradise Speedway (Latta, South Carolina) on January 25th, 2014. Benjie Bryan scored the win in Super Heavy and finished 3rd in No Pro. Tony Gaylord rocketed to wins in Pro Clone Medium and Pro Clone Heavy. He also finished 3rd in Stock Heavy.
January 6th, 2014 - Happy New Years to all of our great customers! Platinum Racing Chassis enjoyed a record season in 2013 with countless wins. The month of December was no exception to our dominance as the following drivers had great achievements to close out the year.
At the Langdale Fuels Southern Thunder Maxxis Race #1, which was held at Cross Roads Motorplex (Jasper, Florida) on December 11th, Mathew Lade led the way with a win in Jr. 2 Box Stock. In the Box Stock Heavy ranks Mark Fleischer finished 6th with Darren Brown in 7th. Fleischer also finished 3rd in Pro Box Stock Heavy, and Mathew Lade finished 4th in Pro Jr. 3.
Austin Wyatt turned in an impressive performance on December 20th-21st at Greensboro Coliseum (Greensboro, South Carolina) during the King of the Concrete event where he scored a win in Super Heavy and a 5th in the King of the Concrete battle.
At the Daytona World Championship (Dayton, Florida) several Team Platinum Racing Chassis went into battle in the coveted event. TJ DeCaire won the Jr. Sportsman Champ Green Plate class and finished 9th in Pro Sr. Champ.
Elijah Wood contributed a win in Jr. 2 Lite as Mathew Lade finished 4th. Carter Davison was victorious in Pro Jr. 1 with James Seeright finishing 8th.
The winning kept going in the Pro Animal division, where Justin McDonald won with Austin Wyatt in 6th and Blaze Burns in 10th.
McDonald finished 2nd in Animal Heavy with Austin Wyatt 5th and Tony Gaylord in 8th. Wyatt also finished 6th in Animal Medium competition with Justin McDonald in 9th.
Jesse Riggins finished 2nd in the Jr. 3 Lite class with Mathew Lade finishing 5th. Lade also crossed the finish line in 2nd behind race winner Pro Jr 2.
Pro Jr. 3 Box Stock action found Jesse Riggins finishing 3rd with Nolan Starnes 5th and Mathew Lade in 9th. Tony Gaylord raced to a 4th place finish in Box Stock Heavy, and Justin McDonald finished 3rd in Box Stock Medium.
Mathew Lade finished 10th in Jr. 2 Heavy with Jesse Riggins 8th in Jr. 3 Heavy.
Austin Wyatt registered a 2nd place finish in Pro Clone with Justin McDonald finishing 3rd and Mark Fleischer in 5th.
James Seeright closed out action in Pro Jr. Clone with a 2nd place finish, and Elijah Todd scored a 3rd place finish at the checkered flag.
Tony Gaylord opened the month with his fourth career, World 100 triumph, which came at Cross Roads Motorplex (Jasper, Florida). In the same event Austin Wyatt finished 3rd with Mark Fleisher in 8th and Justin McDonald finishing 9th. The victory for Gaylord was worth $3,000.
Box Stock Heavy EL competition found Darren Brown finishing 2nd. Jr. 1A competition saw Carter Davison finish 2nd with Mathew Lade bagging the wins in both Jr. 2 A and Jr. 2 B in just his first weekend riding a Platinum.
Box Stock Medium was well represented by Team Platinum as Tony Gaylord finished 4th with Justin McDonald in 6th, Austin Wyatt in 7th, and Allen Loper in 9th.
The opening night of the weekend's event found the Friday night Shootout contested, and Justin McDonald raced to the win with Jessica Bohatka in 6th, and Allen Loper in 7th.
November 16th, 2013 found some of the Team Platinum riders competing at The Showdown at Southern Kartway (Loris, South Carolina). Jesse Riggins won the Pro Jr. 3 division to go along with a pair of 3rd place finishes in Regular Champ and Pro Sr. Champ.
Austin Barnhill chimed in with a win in Junior 3.
Over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend Georgia Karting Komplex (Carnesville, Georgia) played host to the mega-event, known as Thanksgiving Thunder.
Tony Gaylord opened the big event by winning the North/South Shootout with fellow Platinum rider, Justin McDonald finishing 2nd.
TJ DeCaire represnted in the Chasen' Racen' Kids division by scoring the win.
Jr. 1 Green Heavy action was topped by Carter Davison with Austin Wyatt crossing the finish line first in Stock Heavy.
Pro Limited action found Justin McDonald again in victory lane as Tony Gaylord finished 4th. McDonald charged from the 18th starting spot to finish 3rd in Animal Heavy, while Darren Brown was 6th.
Tony Gaylord had a frustrating outing in Pro Senior Champ competition. He was passing for the 4th position on lap 2 before getting wrecked. He restarted dead last and advanced back to the 5th position. With just 3 laps to go he was passing for the 4th spot, when he was wrecked again, which relegated him to a disappointing 10th place finish.
Justin McDonald finished 3rd in Pro Animal, and Tony Gaylord was 4th with Dareen Brown 10th.
Jr. 2 Purple Big Dog action saw Avery Franklin finish 5th, while Jesse Riggins was 8th in Jr. 3 Big Dog.
The No Pro ranks saw Austin Wyatt finish 2nd with Mark Fleischer in 4th, and Jesse Riggins in 12th. Blaze Burns officially finished 13th, but it definitely didn't tell the whole story as he drove from his 17th starting spot to he 3rd spot before wheel-hopping the 2nd place car, which sent him backwards to a 13th place finish. Even though it wasn't the finish he wanted it was a great effort by Blaze.
Jesse Riggins finished 3rd in Jr. 3 Blue Lite, 7th in Jr. Unrestricted Clone, and 5th in Jr. 3 Gold Lite. Carter Davison raced to a 2nd place finish in Purple Lite, while Justin McDonald was 6th in Stock Medium with Austin Wyatt crossing the finish line in 8th.
Davison finished 6th in Green Lite with Natalie Higdon in 10th. The Pro Stock Heavy Warm Up event saw Tony Gaylord race to a 2nd place finish with Justin McDonald close behind in 3rd.
The Wayne Poole Memorial found Tony Gaylord screaming through the field from his 23rd starting spot to finish 5th.
Carter Davison was 3rd in Jr. Pro Green, while Darren Brown finished 7th and 9th respectively in the Stock Heavy EL and Animal Medium ranks. Chambers McGillberry claimed a 2nd place finish in Jr. Big Dog Green.