By Fully Injected Motorsports:
MITCHELLVILLE, Iowa (September 6, 2023) – With Waco, Texas, hotshot Chase Randall getting the call to drive for Paul Silva and Silva Motorsports in the upcoming Gold Cup Race of Champions at Silver Dollar Speedway in Chico, California, Sioux Falls, South Dakota’s Kaleb Johnson, who finished seventh in Huset’s Speedway’s overall championship standings, will officially take the reins of the TKS Motorsports No. 2KS, filling the seat for the upcoming Cyclone Classic at Shelby County Speedway in Harlan, Iowa, on Friday and Saturday, September 8-9.
Although creating a slight hiccup in their September plans, Troy and Tammy Renfro of TKS Motorsports are excited for Randall’s opportunity, hoping for positive results while the Mitchellville, Iowa-based operation prepares for Johnson’s arrival at Shelby County.
“We are very excited for Chase. This is a great opportunity and I’m sure he will do a great job,” Troy Renfro, owner of the Albaugh – Your Alternative, Iowa Barnstormers, Des Moines Industrial Products, deWit Construction, Jersey Freeze Ice Cream, Custom Plumbing Inc, No. 2KS sprint car, said. “We’re excited to have Kaleb Johnson join us on such short notice. He’s also a young kid with a ton of talent and I’m sure he’ll help us achieve great things at the Cyclone Classic.”
TKS Motorsports and Chase Randall will continue their 2023 campaign with an off weekend, followed by Shelby County Speedway’s two-day Cyclone Classic on Friday and Saturday, September 8-9.
Albaugh – Your Alternative, Iowa Barnstormers, Des Moines Industrial Products, deWit Construction, Jersey Freeze Ice Cream, AL Driveline, TJ Forged, Justice Brothers, Custom Plumbing Inc, Serenity Custom Woodworking, XYZ Machining, Rod End Supply, KH Suspension, Schoenfeld Headers, Allstar Performance, Wilwood Disc Brakes, Brown & Miller Racing Solutions, Central Iowa Sheds, Mobile Dent Service, BK TI Components, Webb Family Farms, Mag-Tech Ignition, ATL – Aero Tech Laboratories, Bill Bell House Moving, Quick Car, Schnee-Lawson Chassis, Hoosier Tires, Winters Performance Products, KSE Racing Products
2023 TKS MOTORSPORTS TEAM STATS:
Filling in for Ian Madsen, Chase Randall finished fourth in Knoxville Raceway’s season opener on Saturday, May 6. Ian Madsen finished fourth during POWRi 410 start at Lee County Speedway in Donnellson, Iowa, on Friday, May 19. Ian Madsen Hard Charged from 16th to finish eighth at Knoxville Raceway in Knoxville, Iowa, on Saturday, May 27. Finished tenth from 15th at Knoxville Raceway in Knoxville, Iowa, on Saturday, June 3. TKS Motorsports and Chase Randall finished third in Knoxville Raceway’s Border Battle on Saturday, June 17. Rallied from 21st to 13th at Knoxville Raceway on Saturday, July 8. Finished third at Knoxville Raceway on Saturday, July 15. Finished ninth at Knoxville Raceway in Knoxville, Iowa, on Saturday, July 22 – Hard Charger Award. Rallied from 19th to finish 11th during All Star Circuit of Champions action at Knoxville Raceway on Saturday, July 29. Chase Randall finished second in the Knoxville Nationals preliminary main event on Wednesday, August 9. Finished 13th in the Knoxville Nationals finale A-Main on Saturday, August 12.
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