South Boston Speedway News
Late Model Stock Car questions to be answered Saturday when South Boston returns to action
Mar 21, 2013 - updated Mar 21st, 2013 8:55pm
Web posted by Tim Chandler
SouthBoston, VA --
Will a third
different NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Late Model Stock Car Division winner
emerge in the early part of the season this weekend at South Boston Speedway?
Or, will someone assume the upper hand in the chase for the 2013 Late Model
Stock Car Division championship at America’s Hometown
Those questions and many more will be
answered Saturday afternoon when South Boston Speedway returns to action for the
running of the NASCAR Whelen Late Model 150 racing program. The four-race
program will get underway at 2 p.m.
Highlighting the special afternoon of
racing will be a 150-lap shootout for the competitors in the NASCAR Whelen All
American Late Model Stock Car Division.
In twin 100-lap events on Saturday,
March 9, two different drivers found their way to Victory Lane as defending
NASCAR Whelen All American Series national champion Lee Pulliam won the opening
100-lap event and C.E. claimed a victory in the second
Twenty of the region’s best NASCAR
Whelen All American Series Late Model Stock Car Division competitors were on
hand for the season-opening battles.
Also featured as part of the four-race
program on Saturday will be events for the Limited Sportsman Division, the
Budweiser Pure Stock Division and the Modified
Danny Willis Jr. bested a field of 17
cars to win the season-opening Limited Sportsman Division event on March 9 on
the historic four-tenths mile asphalt oval and Joe Allred III was the winner of
the season-opening Budweiser Pure Stock Division
Saturday’s event will mark the first of
the season at the historic four-tenths mile asphalt oval for the Modified
Pit gates will open Saturday at 8 a.m.
and practice for all divisions will be held from 10:30 a.m. until
Grandstand gates will open Saturday at
noon and a mandatory drivers’ meeting is scheduled to start at 12:15
Qualifying time trials to set the
starting grids for the day of racing will roll off at 12:45
Admission will be $10 for adults and
children under the age of six will be admitted free with a paid
For more information visit the track's website or
phone the track at (434) 572-4947 or toll free at 1-877-440-1540.