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South Boston Speedway Covers Pit Wall Opening To Help Eliminate Excess Crash Damage

SOUTH BOSTON, Va. – South Boston Speedway officials announced today that an opening in the pit wall at the start-finish line would be covered with a solid steel gate to help prevent destructive crashes in that area. The pedestrian gate

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Virginia Triple Crown To Pay For First, Second And Third

MARTINSVILLE, Va. – In an effort to reward more drivers for entering the three biggest NASCAR Late Model Stock Car races in Virginia, the Virginia Triple Crown will pay the top-three drivers with the best average finishing positions in the Thunder

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NASCAR Hands Down Penalties From Saturday’s Altercations At South Boston Speedway

SOUTH BOSTON, Va. – NASCAR has penalized two drivers, Philip Morris and Lee Pulliam, and a crew chief for their involvement in an altercation during last Saturday’s racing event at South Boston Speedway. Morris received a $1,000 fine and is

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Caution Laps Won’t Count In Races 150 Laps Or Shorter At South Boston Speedway In 2019

SOUTH BOSTON, Va. – Fans are guaranteed to get more bang for their buck at South Boston Speedway with a rule change for 2019. The track announced today (Jan. 8) that caution laps would not count in races that are

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South Boston Speedway Offering Up Several Affordable New Engine Options For Limited Sportsman Division

SOUTH BOSTON, Va. – South Boston Speedway is adding four new engine combinations in the Limited Sportsman Division in 2019, an effort to give competitors more affordable options as the engines used for a decade have become outdated. Any of

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With $1 Million Capital Improvement-Plan Ahead Of Schedule, South Boston Speedway Ready For 60th Anniversary Season

SOUTH BOSTON, Va. – With opening day just two months away, venerable South Boston Speedway is primed and ready for its 60th season, capping off over a year of capital improvements and upgrades. “A year ago, we were talking about

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