Dillon Motor Speedway Prepares For Action Packed Weekend

Dillon Motor Speedway Prepares For Action Packed Weekend

by May 21, 2015 0 comments

Dillon, S.C. (May 21, 2015): On Saturday, May 23, Dillon Motor Speedway will host the Herald Office Systems 200.

This weekend will be the first event of the season that’ll include both, Late Models and Super Trucks. The Late Models will be competing for $1,200, and the Pee Dee Coastal Super Truck Series will compete for $1,000 as they make their first visit of the season to the speedway. Other divisions that’ll be competing include the Chargers, Street Stocks and Pure Stock Fours.

Bobby Gower will be going for three wins in a row in the Late Models. Hal Goodson won the season opener for the Pee Dee Coastal Super Truck Series at Myrtle Beach Speedway earlier this month. Brian Owens will try to make it back-to-back wins in the Charger division, and Ricky Locklair Jr. will also be going for two wins in a row in the Street Stock division. In the Pure Stock Four division, JR Moore will look to claim a career high of three wins in a row.

Grandstand tickets are only $12, and kids 11 years old and younger enter the gates for free. Seniors and military receive a $2 discount.

Gates will open at 1 p.m., followed by practice at 3:30 p.m. and then qualifying. Racing will start at 7:30 p.m.

For more information, please visit Follow Dillon Motor Speedway on Facebook and on Twitter, @DillonSpeedway. You may also call the race hotline at 843.496.4790.

Photo Credit: Hunter Thomas

Hunter Thomas
Hunter Thomas is a journalist who grew up in Darlington, S.C. His first motorsports-based endeavor was working as the Public Relations Director at Dillon Motor Speedway in Dillon, S.C., and his journalism start came while he was freelancing at his hometown newspaper, the News & Press while in college.

Hunter has been working within the NASCAR industry since 2010, and throughout the years, he has done everything from PR/Marketing for drivers and teams in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, to working at Rockingham Speedway. As a journalist, Hunter has covered everything from regional short tracks to NASCAR, ARCA Racing Series, World of Outlaws, Red Bull Global Rallycross, NHRA and much more.

Follow Hunter Thomas on Twitter by following, @HunterThomas08

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