28, 2013 - Fresh off the Spring Nationals title, Billy Ogle Jr. and the Blount
Motorsports team was looking forward to a big month of June with some big money
races on the schedule. But rain outs and poor finishes ruled the month of June.
May ended, Billy finishes 5th in the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series race at
Tazewell Speedway. Billy had transmission issues in qualifying and had to come
from the back of the pack to claim the 5th place finish. The Ultimate Super Late
Model Series race the next night at Smoky Mtn. Speedway was rained out.
was involved in an early crash in the Scott Sexton Memorial Southern All-Stars
race at Volunteer Speedway in the next outing. He was credited with a 21st place
Oil Late Model Dirt Series made their first visit to Smoky Mtn. Speedway. But
Billy could not show what he could do as the car developed engine problems in
hot laps. It was determined the engine had a couple of broken rocker arms, ending
his night. A new engine has been installed for the upcoming Southern National
Bonus race at Tazewell Speedway on July 5.