November 12th, 2016 - Behind the wheel of the Weldbank Energy #25 Super Late Model, Shane Clanton visited Senoia Raceway (Senoia, Georgia) on Friday night for the Southern Nationals Bonus Series sanctioned Showdown at Senoia. Drawing 34 entries for the two-day show, Clanton followed up the 3rd fastest time in his qualifying group with a heat race victory. Rolling off 2nd for the A-Main on Saturday evening, Shane jumped into the lead on the very first lap and never let go of the top spot to capture his tenth victory of the season. Holding off a late-race charge in the finals laps of the 60-lapper, Shane Clanton topped Michael Page, Brandon Overton, Chase Junghans, and Jimmy Owens to pick up the $10,000 top prize. (Thomas Hendrickson Photo)
Full results are available at www.SouthernNationalsSeries.com/bonus_index.html.
November 5th, 2016 - Competing in the three-day National 100, Shane Clanton traveled to East Alabama Motor Speedway (Phenix City, Alabama) on Friday for the unsanctioned weekend. In a field of 38 cars, Clanton secured his way into the feature with a consolation victory after failing to lock his spot via qualifying. Starting in 13th, Shane advanced seven spots into the opening night feature posting a 6th place finish.
The following night in a field of 39 Super Late Models, Shane timed in 5th fastest in his qualifying group putting him 10th on the starting rundown for the $5,000-to-win preliminary A-Main. Breaking into the Top 5, Clanton improved five spots in the 42-lapper registering a 5th place finish behind Tim McCreadie, Don O’Neal, Brandon Overton, and Dennis Erb Jr.
On Sunday with his spot into the $20,000-to-win finale already locked via his two performances the previous night's, Shane rolled off in the 3rd-starting position. Bringing out a caution on lap 55, Shane fell back to a 17th place outing after rejoining the field from the tail.
Full results are available at www.EAMSDirt.com.