Cabot teen revs up to challenge big-money guys

Posted: August 15, 2015 at 3:20 a.m.

Chandler Petty (47) is riding a hot streak, but he will be competing against the nation’s top late model drivers and teams tonight at the Topless 100 at Batesville Motor Speedway in Locust Grove.

Chandler Petty can see what he would like for his racing future to be. In fact, he'll be racing alongside it this weekend.

Topless 100 glance

WHAT 23rd annual Topless 100 for dirt late models with the roofs removed

WHEN Tonight. Gates open at 3 p.m. and racing starts at 8 p.m.

WHERE Batesville Motor Speedway, Locust Grove

PURSE More than $170,000, including $40,000 to win and $2,000 to start in the main event

TONIGHT’S SCHEDULE Last-chance qualifiers and the 100-lap main event. There also will be a complete modified event.

TICKETS Reserved tickets are $30. Adult general admission tickets are $25 and children ages 6-11 get in for $5. Pit passes are $35.

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