NASCAR Late Model Stock Car – South Boston Speedway (VA) – 6/4/16
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Last Update: 8:20pm ET
THE EVENT HAS BEEN WASHED OUT. Ticket stubs good for June 18th.
Notebook: Austin Thaxton led the first practice over Brandon Pierce and Bobby McCarty. In practice two Thaxton was again on top.
Matt Bowling has 14 career wins at South Boston Speedway and two-track championships. However this year all eyes are on him as he is leading the NASCAR Whelen All American Series National points.
Austin Thaxton is having a fine season with a pair of wins and several strong finishes.
Right in the middle of Thaxton and Bowling is Mark Wertz who is winless, but still second in the tracks overall points standings.
Former Limited Sportsman standout Danny Willis won the most recent Late Model Stock race at South Boston. He’s had a fine season and now looks for win number two.
Joey Throckmorton, who has dominated the Limited Sportsman division at South Boston Speedway, will be making the most of an off week in that division by moving up for the Late Model races for the twin 75-lappers.
Car Count: 25 cars are in the pits today.
Title Fight: Matt Bowling leads the track standings and the NASCAR Whelen All American Series national standings.
Winning Crew Chief:
On the Move:
Last-Chance Race Results: No last chance race will be run.
Heat Race Results: No heats will be run.
Qualifying Results: Auston Thaxton set fast time over Matt Bowling.
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PASS Practice 2pm to 2:3opm
LMSC Practice 2:30-2:50pm
Final PASS Practice 3:00-3:30pm
Final LMSC Practice 3:30-3:50pm
Time Trials 5pm
LMSC 1st 75-lap race
LMSC 2nd 75-lap race
Who To Watch For: Matt Bowling, Peyton Sellers and Austin Thaxton lead a solid group of cars at SoBo tonight.
The Track: South Boston Speedway or SoBo is a 4/10ths of a mile track located just outside of the Virginia town of South Boston. The track was opened in 1957. The turns are banked at 12° and the straightaways are 10°.
Weather: High 80’s with partly cloudy conditions.
Next Series Race: SoBo will be back in action on June 18th with a 100-lap race for the Late Model Stocks.
What Won the Race: