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April 24, 2021 - Horton sweeps Saturday night's portion of NASCAR weekend at TST
Austin Horton invaded Talladega Short Track (Eastaboga, Ala.) on Friday night to pull double duty in the Super and Crate Late Model ranks for the NASCAR weekend. With Super Late Model time trials setting the grid for the feature, Horton topped the 17-car field to place him on the pole. Losing the battle to fellow front-row starter Sam Seawright, Austin notched a runner-up finish behind Seawright with Todd Morrow, Dillon Tidmore, and Josh Adkins rounding out the Top-5.

For the Crate Racin’ USA-sanctioned event on Friday, Austin posted the fourth fastest time in his group, which positioned him seventh on the starting grid for the $2,000-to-win A-Main. Clawing forward two spots in the 30-lap affair, Horton notched a fifth-place finish. He trailed Matt Henderson, Cody Overton, Jason Welshan, and Jake Knowles to the checkers.

On Saturday evening in his Super Late Model, Horton outdueled fast-qualifier Todd Morrow in the feature to capture his second win of the season. He beat Morrow, Dillon Tidmore, Sam Seawright, and Dillon Crim to the checkers.

With his third fastest lap in time trials positioning him on the second row for the Crate Racin’ USA feature, Austin nosed ahead of race-long pacesetter Christian Hanger with six laps remaining to secure his second win of the weekend and third overall on the season. He finished ahead of Jake Knowles, Hanger, Jimmy Thomas, and Tanner Collins to collect $2,500. (Brian McLeod photo | Dirt Scenes)

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


April 17, 2021 - Austin Horton tops Limited Late Model field at Senoia Raceway
Saturday night saw Austin Horton return to action at Senoia Raceway (Senoia, Ga.) pulling double duty in the Limited and Crate Late Model ranks. Following the second fastest lap in Limited Late Model time trials, Horton outdueled Cameron Weaver in the 30-lap feature to record his first win of the season. Weaver, Rucker Orr, Oreo Thomas, and Matt Dooley completed the Top-5 finishers.

In his Crate Late Model, Austin notched a fifth-place finish in the feature, trailing Booger Brooks, Dylan Knowles, Cody Haskins, and Ricky Culpepper to the checkers.

For more results from this event, please visit www.SenoiaRaceway1969.com.

April 3, 2021 - Horton stands on podium in season opener at West Georgia
The 2021 season got underway for Austin Horton on Saturday night at West Georgia Speedway (Whitesburg, Ga.), as he returned behind the wheel of the Franklin Enterprises No. 16 Late Model. Following the fourth fastest lap in a field of 14 cars in time trials, Horton posted a third-place finish in the feature, trailing Blant Duke and Michael Page to the checkers. Jake Traylor and Marty Massey completed the Top-5 finishers in the 20-lap affair.

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