MARTINSVILLE, Va. — The NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour announced two major dates for the 2021 schedule Sunday afternoon: Martinsville Speedway and Richmond Raceway.   The tour will return to Martinsville at night on Thursday, April 8. And it will return to Richmond under the lights on Friday, Sept. 10.   “The NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour […]

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The ValleyStar Credit Union 300, the nation’s biggest, richest and most prestigious NASCAR Late Model Stock Car race, at Martinsville Speedway (Martinsville) has officially been canceled due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.   “The ValleyStar Credit Union 300 is a tradition that brings the Racing Virginia community together to root for their favorite […]

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NASCAR announced its second installment of events in its return to racing on Thursday.  The announcement revealed the planned date and location for the return of the ARCA Menards Series, as well as two NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour events which have been cancelled.   Along with a dozen events for its national series, including five […]

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The APC United Late Model eSeries finale saw the real-life stars take to Martinsville Speedway for 150 laps around the Virginia half-mile.  It was shades of last October’s ValleyStar Credit Union 300, as Jo Lawrence led wire-to-wire to score the win.   The reigning APC Series Rookie of the Year started on the pole and […]

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Brenden Queen took the lead on a restart with 14 to go, then held off the field through a series of wild restarts in the final laps to win the Blake Morris 200 at Martinsville Speedway.  The Late Model Stock competitor from Virginia led early in the event, but had to make a late-race charge […]

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