A Rap Board for Race Fans
Welcome to Race Rap! A Rap Board for Race Fans
Top News
Langley Speedway News
Jul 16, 2018 - Mark Rogers Jr
Post Race Recap 7-14-18 from Larry King Laws Langley Speedway

Stafford Motor Speedway News
Jul 16, 2018 - Scott Running
Eric Goodale Wins Bud Light Open Modified 80 At Stafford Speedway

Stafford Motor Speedway News
Jul 16, 2018 - Scott Running
Glen Reen Wins TC 13 Shoot Out

Langley Speedway News
Jul 16, 2018 -
Hampton Heat 200 Media Day Scheduled For July 20th 12:00pm – 4:00pm

Carteret News
Jul 16, 2018 - Langley Austin
Mini Rallies to Second Place after Dismal Start to Solid Rock Carriers 150 Weekend at Carteret

Dominion Raceway News
Jul 16, 2018 - Andy Marquis
Cole Bruce Overcomes Adversity, Gets Redemption at Dominion Raceway

South Boston Speedway News
Jul 16, 2018 - Mike Smith
Young Cameron Jarrell Has Put Up Some Amazing Stats At South Boston Speedway For A Rookie Driver

Stafford Motor Speedway News
Jul 12, 2018 -
Brett Gonyaw Ready for Bud Light Open 80 at Stafford

Carteret News
Jul 8, 2018 - Andy Marquis
Layne Riggs Wins Inaugural Solid Rock Carriers 150 at Carteret County Speedway

Carteret News
Jul 8, 2018 - Andy Marquis
Travis Miller Wins U-CAR Clash at Carteret County Speedway

Driver & Team Press Releases News
Jul 8, 2018 - Langley Austin
Mini Looking for Biggest Career Win in World's Richest Limited Race at Carteret

South Boston Speedway News
Jul 2, 2018 -
SELLERS EDGES MORRIS FOR THUNDER ROAD HARLEY- DAVIDSON 200 WIN

The Plain Truth News
Jul 2, 2018 -
HEADLINES & STORIES FROM AROUND THE WORLD

Southern National Motorsports Park News
Jun 25, 2018 -
Hales, Murray, Monster Trucks Win Big At Southern National Motorsports Park

Southern National Motorsports Park News
Jun 25, 2018 -
Hales, Murray, Monster Trucks Win Big At Southern National Motorsports Park

OTHER News
Jun 24, 2018 -
Shocking moment a car flies through the air, flips and crashes-VIDEO

South Boston Speedway News
Jun 20, 2018 -
Father pulls his son from the burning wreck at South Boston Speedway. VIDEO

Hickory Motor Speedway News
Jun 18, 2018 -
Dexter Canipe Jr wins on 321 Lawnmower Night


Please patronize our sponsors!
The Plain Truth - News Like You


Tamco Paint.Com NOW ONLINE

Legend
  5:51am   Past Hour
  4:51am   1-4 hrs old
  1:51am   4-12 hrs
  5:51pm   12-24 hrs
  5:51am   Over 24 hrs
     Registered Key
     Referred Key
RaceRap News & Messageboard  Page topnews: Viewing Top News Article
   Viewing Top News Article
Pass Series Racing

Pass Series Racing News
PASS South Enjoys Break Leading Up To Stretch Run
Aug 15, 2008 - updated Aug 15th, 2008 7:47pm
Web posted by Alan Dietz

Charlotte, NC. --

For Immediate Release:August 14

Without a doubt, the 2008 season has to be one of the toughest yet for the teams of the Pro All Stars Series (PASS) South Super Late Model division. With eight races down so far, PASS South teams have already competed in the same number of races that made up the entire 2006 and 2007 schedules. Fortunately, for the drivers and especially their crew members, they have entered the longest down time of the season. When teams head to the Caraway Speedway in Asheboro, NC for the Piedmont Pride 125 on August 30th, it will have been four weeks since the last race was held at the Dillon Motor Speedway.

This break could be crucial in the race for the PASS South championship. Following Caraway, teams will race the very next weekend in the Daniel Boone Classic at the Newport Speedway in Tennessee. Then, after a couple of weeks off, PASS South will race at the Hickory Motor Speedway on September 27th, Greenville-Pickens Speedway on October 18th, and crown the 2008 PASS South Champion on October 25th at the South Boston Speedway. Each of those last three points races carry their own special challenge. Hickory Motor Speedway is a tight bullring that measures just under 3/8 of a mile. The 3rd Annual Over The Mountain 150 always attracts a lot of drivers to the historic oval. As a matter of fact, last year’s race had over 40 cars trying to qualify for just 28 spots. When PASS South heads to Greenville-Pickens for the 2nd Annual Howler 150 the race will carry added importance. A strong contingent of PASS North teams are expected because The Howler will be the final race of the four race PASS Champions Series. And then there’s South Boston. The Mason Dixon 500 will be the longest race of the PASS South season at 250 laps and will pay $10,000 to the winner. Most of the PASS North teams down for The Howler are planning to stay in the region for the Mason Dixon, in addition to a number of the Nation’s top Super Late Model teams ready to try and take the big money from the PASS regulars at South Boston. In addition, there will be a non-points race for PASS teams on Saturday, November 29th at the Southern National Raceway Park in Kenly, North Carolina. The Thanksgiving Classic will be 150 laps and pay $5,000 to win.

In the final five races, the battle for the PASS South championship could not be any tighter. Boothbay, Maine’s Corey Williams has led the points for most of the season, but has not won a race since the season opening Easter Bunny 150 at Hickory. Florida’s Perry Brown has quietly fought his way back to second in points after an early season win at the Watermelon Capital Speedway in Georgia. Four straight top ten finishes, including a third place finish in the South Carolina Clash at Dillon, have put Brown in a position to challenge for the title. Alex Haase leads all PASS South regulars with two wins the season, but Haase has been plagued by bad luck in the last two events. The Kyle Busch development driver was involved in an early crash at Orange County’s Southern Sizzler 200 and a flat tire at Dillon took away Haase’s chance of winning the South Carolina Clash. Last year’s Over The Mountain 150 winner Heath Hindman and Winston-Salem, North Carolina’s Mark Gibson round out the top five in points.

Although it will be a couple of weeks until the PASS South cars hit the track again, Williams will venture North for the PASS North Series biggest race of the season this weekend at the Wiscasset Raceway in Wiscasset, Maine. The Toyota Tundra 250 will take the green flag on Sunday, August 17th at Wiscasset paying a whopping $30,000 to the winner.

After the August break, PASS South is back in action once again for the Piedmont Pride 125 on August 30th at the Caraway Speedway in Asheboro, NC.

For information on any PASS division go to racewithpass.com. For marketing or media questions contact Alan Dietz at 704-231-2039 or for technical information contact Scott Reed at 207-625-3230


Home  |  Contact

(c) Copyright 2018 RaceRap, LLC

[ Go To Top of Page ]

Tracksdie Weather


Driver Web Sites - Click Here

Advertisers








Tracks

Click Here for entire list of tracks and series

RaceRap News & Photo Page
RaceRap News & Photo Page

Dillon Motor Speedway
Dillon Motor Speedway

Caraway Speedway
Caraway Speedway

Hickory Motor Speedway
Hickory Motor Speedway

Driver & Team Press Releases
Driver & Team Press Releases

Florence Motor Speedway
Florence Motor Speedway

Coastal Plains Raceway Park
Coastal Plains Raceway Park

Richmond International Raceway
Richmond International Raceway

Myrtle Beach Speedway
Myrtle Beach Speedway

Southside Speedway
Southside Speedway

Southern National Motorsports Park
Southern National Motorsports Park

Mountain View Speedway
Mountain View Speedway

Editorial

Lonesome Pine Raceway
Lonesome Pine Raceway

ACE Speedway
ACE Speedway

Wake County Speedway
Wake County Speedway



Series

Click Here for entire list of tracks and series

Pass Series Racing
Pass Series Racing

UARA Series
UARA Series

MiniStock Mayhem Series
MiniStock Mayhem Series

South East Limited Late Models Series
South East Limited Late Models Series


RaceRap, LLC

RaceRap