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December 7, 2019 - Brandon Overton Grabs 3rd-Place Finish in Grinch at the Gap
1 Saturday night found the Wells and Sons Motorsports team in action at Volunteer Speedway (Bulls Gap, Tennessee) with Brandon Overton piloting the Big Blue Smokehouse No. 76 Late Model for the Grinch at the Gap. In a field of 23 Drydene Xtreme DIRTcar Series entries, Overton recorded the ninth fastest time in his qualifying group before placing 3rd in his heat. Starting the $5,000-to-win A-Main ninth, Brandon improved six spots in the 40-lap affair to reel in a 3rd place finish behind Chris Madden and Kyle Strickler with Shanon Buckingham and Chris Ferguson completing the Top-5 finishers. (Michael Moats photo)

Full results from this event are available at www.XtremeDIRTcar.com.

November 30, 2019 - Pair of Podium Finishes for Overton in Gobbler 100 at CMS
1On Friday night Brandon Overton returned to action with the Wells and Sons Motorsports team for the doubleheader at Cochran Motor Speedway (Cochran, Georgia). Drawing 20 cars for the Gobbler 100 weekend, Brandon laid down the second fastest lap overall in time trials behind Dale McDowell locking his spot into the $5,000-to-win A-Main. Losing one position in the 30-lap affair, Overton notched a 3rd place finish behind Michael Page and Austin Horton with Steven Roberts and Ahnna Parkhurst rounding out the Top-5. (Richard Barnes photo)

1The following night for the $15,000 top prize, Overton’s seventh fastest time in qualifying positioned him seventh on the starting grid for the finale. Breaking into a podium spot, Brandon passed five cars to place 2nd behind Scott Bloomquist with Dale McDowell, Michael Page, and Spencer Hughes trailing them to the checkers.

Eric Wells had plans on attending the fourth annual Leftover at 411 Motor Speedway (Seymour, Tennessee) but bad weather leading up to Saturday night wiped out the event.

Full results from these events are available at www.CochranSpeedway.com.

November 24, 2019 - Overton Lands 5th Place Finish in Blue-Gray 100 at Gaffney
1Brandon Overton made his debut with the Wells and Sons Motorsports team on Friday evening at Screven Motor Speedway (Sylvania, Georgia) for the Ultimate Southeast Series sanctioned Georgia State Outlaw Championship. In a field of 20 cars, Overton recorded the fifth fastest lap in his time trial group which positioned him 11th on the starting grid for the opening night feature. With $10,000 on the line, Brandon suffered mechanical issues on lap 19 that forced him to retire early.

1After Mother Natured wiped out Saturday night’s Carolina Clash Super Late Model Series sanctioned contest at Lancaster Speedway (Lancaster, South Carolina), Brandon headed to Cherokee Speedway (Gaffney, South Carolina) on Sunday for the event co-sanctioned by the Carolina Clash Super Late Model Series and the Xtreme DIRTcar Winter Series. Drawing 38 cars for the 29th annual Blue-Gray 100, Overton laid down the 12th fastest time in his group before picking up a 10-lap heat race victory. Starting the $10,000-to-win A-Main in third, Brandon Overton dropped two spots in the 100-lap affair to place 5th behind Chris Madden, Ross Bailes, Jimmy Owens, and Michael Brown. (Richard Barnes photo)

Full results from these events are available at www.ULTIMATESupers.com and www.CarolinaClash.com.

November 21, 2019 - Wells and Sons Motorsports Taps Brandon Overton
1 The Wells Motorsports team are proud to announce Brandon Overton of Evans, Ga. as the driver of the their Big Blue Smoke House/ Longhorn Chassis/ Cornett Racing Engines-powered Super Late Model, effective immediately.

“We’re thrilled to have Brandon as the newest addition to the Wells Motorsports team,” said team manager, Eric Wells. “We’re looking forward to ending 2019 on a high note and sky’s the limit for 2020!”

Brandon Overton is already well-acquainted with both Eric Wells, and his father David. The duo often traveled and parked alongside each other while Overton was a World of Outlaws (WoO) Late Model Series regular in 2015 and 2016.

The 28-year-old standout is preparing to compete in the November 22nd-24th events at Screven Motor Speedway (Sylvania, Ga.), Lancaster (S.C.) Speedway, and Cherokee Speedway (Gaffney, S.C.).

Wells and Overton are formulating plans for 2020, including Overton’s possible return as a WoO regular and the hiring of two full-time crewmen to assist Overton in maintaining the team’s stable of Cornett-powered Longhorn entries.

November 9, 2019 - Wells Bags First Win of the Season at 411 Motor Speedway
1Eric Wells powered his Wells and Sons Motorsports No. 18 Brucebilt Performance Modified to a clean sweep of Saturday night’s program at 411 Motor Speedway (Seymour, Tenn.). The event marked Wells’ first win of 2019.

“This was only my third start in a Modified. First night out we sat fast time and finished third. Then we qualified second at Portsmouth out of 103 cars and finished fourth,” Wells commented. “It was a great feeling to sweep this event.” 

1After posting the fastest lap overall in time trials, Wells topped the 14-car field in the feature to capture his first-ever Modified victory. Earning $700 for his efforts, Wells was followed across the finish line by Brian Nantz, Jimmy Dalton, Billy Palmer, and Wayne James. 

Full results from this event are available at www.411MotorSpeedway.net.