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New Season, New Pavement To Greet South Boston Fans Saturday

SOUTH BOSTON, Va. – The wait is almost over. South Boston Speedway swings open the gates on its 60th season and a brand-new racing surface Saturday afternoon. The green flag flies on the Danville Toyota Twin 100s, featuring five races

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Drivers Fired Up For South Boston Speedway’s Open Practice Saturday

SOUTH BOSTON, Va. – One of the biggest days of the season for drivers at South Boston Speedway is Saturday and it isn’t even a race. Saturday is the track’s annual preseason open practice day, with the track open to

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Young Garrett Making Taking Big Steps At South Boston Speedway

SOUTH BOSTON, Va. – You have to chuckle when Colin Garrett says he “has loved racing since he was a kid.” He’s 16 years-old, barely old enough for a drivers’ license. But don’t let his youthfulness confuse you. He’s focused.

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Drivers Impressed With South Boston Speedway’s New Pavement During Hoosier Tire Test

SOUTH BOSTON, Va. – Tuesday was test day at South Boston Speedway and the track’s new racing surface passed with flying colors. Hoosier Racing Tire Company held a tire test at the .4-mile oval Tuesday to help determine the proper

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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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South Boston Speedway Competitors Work Hard To Enjoy The Offseason

SOUTH BOSTON, Va. – The offseason is a narrow window of time for weekly racers and you’d better believe they jam as much as possible into that two or three-month period when they are away from the track. From time

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South Boston Speedway Drivers Have High Hopes As 2017 Approaches

SOUTH BOSTON, Va. – Whether it be resolutions, wishes or hopes, South Boston Speedway competitors and staff are thinking positive thoughts as 2017 looms large in the windshield and 2016 fades in the rear-view mirror. “My resolution is to be

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George Brunnhoelzl III Wins At South Boston, Goes Back-To-Back In NWSMT

SOUTH BOSTON, Va. – Coming off a win at Concord Speedway, George Brunnhoelzl III led 68 laps and held off Burt Myers for the victory in Saturday’s South Boston 150 at South Boston Speedway. The win is Brunnhoelzl III’s 27th career

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Denny Hamlin Short Track Showdown Ends With Fireworks

Photo Credit: Tami Pope SOUTH BOSTON, Va. – NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) regular Timothy Peters won the Denny Hamlin Short Track Showdown Saturday night at South Boston Speedway in his home state of Virginia after a wild finish.

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Harrison Burton Looking For More In PASS Return To South Boston

CHARLOTTE, NC (August 13) – Throughout the stock car racing fraternity, there are families that are synonymous with certain speedways. That is certainly the case with the Burton family and South Boston Speedway. Jeff Burton and his older brother Ward

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Timm Outlasts Peltier For 1st Career PASS South Win At South Boston

SOUTH BOSTON, VA (June 7) – Cole Timm wrestled the lead away from his racing mentor Preston Peltier coming to the white flag and held on to win his first career Pro All Stars Series (PASS) South Super Late Model

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Ryan Preece Scores Top 10 in Denny Hamlin Short Track Showdown

SOUTH BOSTON, VA :: Ryan Preece finished in the top-10 in his first ever start in a Late Model Stock Car race driving for Tommy Lemons, Jr. and Jumpstart Motorsports in Thursday night’s Denny Hamlin Short Track Showdown at South Boston Speedway in

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Busch Brings JEGS.com Camry Home Fourth in Denny Hamlin Short Track Showdown

Three-time Denny Hamlin Short Track Showdown winner Kyle Busch came home fourth in Thursday’s seventh annual event held by his Joe Gibbs Racing teammate to raise money for the Cystic Fibrosis Research Lab at the Children’s Hospital of Richmond at

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