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December 12, 2017 - Knowles Wraps Up 2017 Season With One Win
The 2017 season saw Jake Knowles compete in a total of 41 events while visiting victory lane one time at East Alabama Motor Speedway (Phenix City, Alabama) on July 2nd for the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series sanctioned Salute to America Nationals. With the weather determining the outcome of 11 of his scheduled dates, Knowles recorded 27 Top-10 outings and 19 Top-5 finishes. He also finished second in the Chevrolet Perfomance Super Late Model Series point standings and seventh in the NeSmith Series.

November 25, 2017 - Jake Knowles Attends Possum Town Grand Prix at Magnolia
Competing in the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series season finale, Jake Knowles headed to Magnolia Motor Speedway (Columbus, Mississippi) on Friday night for the 12th annual Possum Town Grand Prix. With 62 Crate Late Models on hand for the two-day event, Knowles recorded the second fastest time in his qualifying group before placing 3rd in his heat race. Earning the 14th-starting position for the $10,000-to-win A-Main on Saturday night, Jake brought out the first cation on lap 10 when his car came to a halt. Unable to make it back out for the remaining 90 circuits after the crew discovered a broken right-rear shock, Jake Knowles was credited with a 24th place outing.

Jake finished seventh in the NeSmith point standings. For full results from this event, please visit www.NeSmithRacing.com.

November 11, 2017 - Top 10 Finish in National 100 at East Alabama Motor Speedway
Saturday night brought Jake Knowles to East Alabama Motor Speedway (Phenix City, Alabama) kicking off the 43rd annual National 100. In a field of 39 Crate Late Models, Knowles timed in fourth fastest in his group earning him the 7th-starting position for the $5,000-to-win A-Main. After working his way into a podium spot early in the 50-lapper, Jake slipped back to a 8th place outing after late-race restarts shuffled him back.

For full results from this event, please visit www.EAMSDirt.com.

October 29, 2017 - 3rd Place Finish in Showdown Shootout at Senoia Raceway
Kicking off the Showdown Shootout, Jake Knowles visited Senoia Raceway (Senoia, Georgia) on Friday night competing in the Crate Late Model division. Following the second fastest time in his qualifying group, Knowles slipped up one spot late in the A-Main to place 3rd behind Michael Page and Riley Hickman with Michael Courtney and Matt Black completing the Top 5 finishers.

After Mother Nature postponed the event one day, Knowles headed to Boyd’s Speedway (Ringgold, Georgia) on Sunday for the Craig Reece Memorial. With 35 Crate Late Models signed in, Jake logged the 13th fastest time in qualifying transferring him into the B-Main. Rolling off 3rd, Knowles jumped up one spot to place 2nd behind Jesse Lowe earning him the 11th-starting position for the $3,500-to-win A-Main. After breaking into the Top 10, Jake got stuck behind tangle following a restart giving him nowhere to go. Being sent to the rear after spinning out, Jake Knowles reeled in an 18th place outing in the remaining laps.

For full results from these events, please visit www.SenoiaRaceway.com and www.Boyd'sSpeedway.net.

October 14, 2017 - Podium Finish With NeSmith Series at Talledega
Friday evening found Jake Knowles back in action at Talladega Short Track (Eastaboga, Alabama) for the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series doubleheader. With 41 Super Late Models signed in for NASCAR weekend, Knowles timed in seventh fastest in his qualifying group sending him into the B-Main. Transferring the Top 7 into the opening night feature, Jake posted a runner-up finish behind Jimmy Elliott positioning him 11th on the starting grid for the A-Main. Breaking into the Top 10, Knowles improved four spots logging a 7th place finish.

1Returning on Saturday night, Jake laid down the third fastest time in his qualifying group earning him the 6th-starting position for the $2,500-to-win finale. Improving three positions in the 50-lap affair, Jake Knowles scored a 3rd place finish behind Riley Hickman and Grant Garrison with Ronnie Johnson and Cruz Skinner completing the Top 5 finishers. (Bruce Carroll photo)

For full results from these events, please visit www.NeSmithRacing.com.