The Solid Rock Carriers CARS Tour announced on Thursday that it would postpone its Late Model Stock event at Carteret County Speedway, which will now take place on September 12 instead of July 11.   "On Wednesday, June 24, North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper extended Phase 2 of the state’s reopening plan through July 17," […]

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PELETIER, NC – In accordance with an executive order issued by Governor Roy Cooper banning public gatherings of 50 people or more, Saturday’s racing program at Bobby Watson’s Carteret County Speedway has been canceled.   After a discussion with the Carolina Mini-Stock Challenge, which organized the 4-Cylinder Nationals, the race, which had been postponed once […]

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PELETIER, NC – A handful of 2020 dates have been announced by Bobby Watson’s Carteret County Speedway prior to the upcoming release of the season schedule in mid-January.   After being rained out last year, the Carolina Mini-Stock Challenge 4-Cylinder Nationals were rescheduled with the date set for Saturday, March 21, 2020.  The 4-Cylinder Nationals […]

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PELETIER, NC – No major damage was received at Bobby Watson’s Carteret County Speedway, which was spared a direct hit from Hurricane Dorian, and the 2019 season is going to resume as scheduled with the Bobby Watson Memorial Celebration coming up on September 21st.   Hurricane Dorian passed by the region on Thursday and Friday.  […]

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PELETIER, NC – It took just shy of five hours to complete the rain-delayed Solid Rock Carriers 150 at Bobby Watson’s Carteret County Speedway on Sunday, but after two lengthy delays, Connor Hall hoisted the trophy and the $10,000 check in the attrition-filled race.   Hall, 22, from Hampton, Virginia, took the lead on the […]

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PELETIER, NC – Chris Burns picked up his eighth Late Model victory at Bobby Watson’s Carteret County Speedway on Saturday night and became the all-time Late Model wins leader with his victory.   Burns, 27, from Swansboro, North Carolina, started on the pole and led early, but T.J. Barron passed Burns on lap 17 to […]

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PELETIER, NC – This year’s running of the $10,000-to-win, $600-to-start Solid Rock Carriers 150 at Bobby Watson’s Carteret County Speedway on Saturday, August 10th is again poised to be the biggest Limited Late Model race on the East Coast.   After feedback from racers following last year’s installment of the Solid Rock Carriers 150, track owner […]

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Peletier, NC – JR Motorsports driver Josh Berry picked up the victory in a frantic Solid Rock Carriers Crystal Coast 125 at Bobby Watson’s Carteret County Speedway on Saturday night, a consequential race for the CARS Tour which excited fans and frustrated many competitors.   Berry took the lead away from pole-sitter on Chad McCumbee […]

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CARS LMSC Tour Event Preview presented by Accent Imaging: Solid Rock Carriers Crystal Coast 125 at Carteret County Speedway – July 13, 2019 The Crystal Coast of North Carolina will host round eight of the CARS Late Model Stock Car, at Bobby Watson’s Carteret County Speedway in Swansboro, North Carolina. The 125 lap event will […]

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PELETIER, NC – Mark Watson has been named as the new general manager at Bobby Watson’s Carteret County Speedway.   Watson, 58, from Lucama, North Carolina, North Carolina, was named general manager as part of Carteret County Speedway’s continued commitment to carrying out the late Bobby Watson’s dream.  Watson brings a plethora of experience to […]

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