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December 17, 2019 - Austin Horton Ends 2019 Season with Six Wins
Running in a total of 27 events throughout the 2019 season, Austin Horton recorded six wins behind the wheel of his Orr’s Towing/Super K Express No. 16 Late Model. Losing four of his scheduled dates to Mother Nature, Horton tallied 17 Top-5 finishes and 20 Top-10 outings.

November 30, 2019 - Runner-up Finish in Gobbler 100 Opener at Cochran
On Friday night Austin Horton was one of 20 Super Late Models on hand at Cochran Motor Speedway (Cochran, Georgia) for the Thanksgiving doubleheader. Registering the tenth fastest lap overall in time trials, Horton locked into the 10th-starting position for the opening night feature. With $5,000 on the line, Austin advanced through the field eight spots to place 2nd behind Michael Page with Brandon Overton, Steven Roberts, and Ahnna Parkhurst rounding out the Top-5.

Returning on Saturday for the second round of the Gobbler 100, Austin secured his spot into the $15,000-to-win finale with the fifth fastest time in qualifying. Starting in fifth, Horton dropped four positions in the 75-lap affair to record a 9th place outing.

For more results from these events, please visit www.CochranSpeedway.com.

November 3, 2019 - Triple Duty in National 100 at EAMS, 5th Place Finish in Crate Portion
Austin Horton invaded East Alabama Motor Speedway (Phenix City, Alabama) on Saturday night competing in three separate divisions for the 45th annual National 100 weekend. In a field of 27 Super Late Models, Horton followed up the fifth fastest lap overall in time trials with a heat race victory. Earning the second-starting position for the $15,000-to-win A-Main on Sunday night, Austin got collected in a tangle on the second lap that damaged his nose, forcing him to retire.

With 26 National Late Model Super Car Series entries on hand, Horton topped the charts in time trials which positioned him on the pole for Sunday’s main event. With $5,000 on the line, Austin dominated the 50-lap feature but race officials deemed his right rear tire illegal, relegating him to 24th place outing.

In the Crate Late Model ranks, Austin locked his spot into the Sunday night’s main event with the tenth fastest lap in his time trial group. Starting the $5,000-to-win A-Main in tenth, Horton gained five spots to place 5th behind Mark Whitener, Pierce McCarter, Ricky Culpepper, and Blake Smith.

For more results from these events, please visit www.EAMSDirt.com.

October 12, 2019 - Horton Attends Lucas Oil Dixie Shootout at Dixie
Saturday night saw Austin Horton return to action at Dixie Speedway (Woodstock, Georgia) for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series sanctioned Dixie Shootout. With 39 cars registered in for action, Horton recorded a 6th place finish in his heat transferring him into the B-Main for another shot at the A-Main. Sending the Top 3, Austin scored a runner-up spot behind Kyle Bronson which positioned him 19th on the starting grid for main event. With $12,000 on the line, Austin Horton fell three spots to place 22nd. (Heath Lawson photo)

Sunday’s Rome Showdown at Rome Speedway (Rome, Georgia) fell victim to Mother Nature.

For more results from this event, please visit www.LucasDirt.com.

September 21, 2019 - Horton Tops Super Late Model Ranks in AL State Championship
Austin Horton pushed his 2019-win total to six over the weekend by topping the Super Late Model portion of the 47th annual Alabama State Championship in his Vape’s Gone Wild No. 16 Wood Motorsports/ Orr’s Towing/ Super K Express/ XR1 Rocket Chassis by Clint Smith/ Clements Race Engine Super Late Model. (Ron Skinner photo)

He added a runner-up finish in the weekend’s National Late Model Super Car Series (NLMSCS event).

“We had a pair of great hot rods all weekend and earned the pole for both features. We had the perfect setup on my Super Late Model and got the win. Unfortunately, we went the wrong way on tires in the National Late Model Series event, and it killed our chances at the win, but we still got second,” Horton noted. “It was another great weekend for our team. I want to say a very special thanks to everyone, who helps us out.”

Austin Horton made the trek to East Alabama Motor Speedway (Phenix City, Alabama) over the weekend for the 47th annual Alabama State Championship. With 26 Super Late Models on hand for the two-day event, Horton locked his spot into Sunday night’s $5,000-to-win A-Main with the fourth fastest lap in his time trial group. In a field of 20 National Late Model Super Car Series (NLMSCS) entries, Horton secured his spot into the main event with the fastest lap in his time trial group.

Outrunning Dalton Cook in the 47-lap feature on Sunday night, Horton soared to his sixth win of the season in the feature over Cook, Joseph Brown, Parker Martin, and Kenny Collins.

With $5,000 on the line in the NLMSCS sanctioned feature, Horton notched a second-place finish behind Mark Whitener with Rodney Martin, Joseph Brown, and Kenny Collins trailing them to the checkers.

For more results from these events, please visit www.EAMSDirt.com.

September 1, 2019 - Runner-up Finish at Dixie Speedway
On Friday evening Austin Horton visited Dixie Speedway (Woodstock, Georgia) returning behind the wheel of his Super K Express No. 16 Super Late Model entry. Reeling in a Top-5 finish in the $3,000-to-win feature, Austin scored a 2nd place spot behind Michael Page.

The following night for the Rome Boss at Rome Speedway (Rome, Georgia), Horton registered the fastest lap overall in time trials but lost power steering while leading the feature that brought an early end to his night.

For more results from these events, please visit www.DixieSpeedway.com.