Due to persistent rainfall at Southern National Motorsports Park , the 2019 Thanksgiving Classic has been postponed to Sunday, March 1.   The race was initially scheduled to run from Friday, November 29 through Sunday, December 1, but forecasts of rain for Sunday led track officials to condense the event into a two-day show.  The […]

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Fresh off his second career NASCAR Cup Series championship, Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch will be going short track racing this Saturday in North Carolina. Busch will drive his Kyle Busch Motorsports No. 51 Super Late Model at Southern National Motorsports Park during the PRA Tours season finale. Busch, a 56-time winner at NASCAR’s […]

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Officials at Southern National Motorsports Park have elected to condense this weekend’s Thanksgiving Classic to a two-day event on Friday and Saturday, November 29-30.   With an unfavorable forecast on the horizon for Sunday, December 1, track owner Michael Diaz said it was important to make the necessary changes for the Thanksgiving weekend tradition […]

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The driver that crossed the finish line first during last Saturday’s North-South Shootout Tour-type Modified race will not be declared the official winner. Following analysis of the top-three finishers’ right rear tires, initial winner Burt Myers has been disqualified.   Tires from all three drivers were sent by the PRA Tours, the sanctioning body that […]

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The North-South Shootout comes to one of short track racing’s most historic venues, taking place at Hickory Motor Speedway for the first time on November 9.  Race fans unable to make the trip to “The Birthplace of the NASCAR Stars” will still be able to watch the 17th Annual North-South Shootout live on Speed51.   […]

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The crowning of a Modified champions can be much like a boxing match.  Round after round, you score points seeking either a knockout or a victory on points at the bell.   As the Southern Modified Racing Series heads to the season finale at Caraway Speedway on Saturday, October 26, all the competition has been […]

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PRA Tour officials have announced that Saturday’s Prelude to the North-Shootout Championship Night at Caraway Speedway has been postponed to next, Saturday, October 26th due to inclement weather forecasts.   With Jeremy Gerstner leading John Smith by only five markers in Southern Modified Racing Series points, PRA officials want everything to be right going […]

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Southern Modified Racing Series driver John Smith knows Hickory Motor Speedway like the back of his hand.  Sure, he had only one prior win before coming into the Fall Spectacular, but his stats showed that it’s his type of track.   In eight starts across all series, Smith has never been lower then ninth […]

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