Due to restrictions in Phase 3 of the re-opening plan for the Commonwealth of Virginia and implications to the speedway’s insurance coverage, South Boston Speedway officials have no choice but to cancel Saturday night’s Thunder Road Harley-Davidson Presented by Grand Atlantic Ocean Resort Late Model Twin 100s racing program and post-race fireworks show. Track officials […]

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HAMPTON, Virginia – Larry King Law’s Langley Speedway announced today they will be officially starting their 2020 racing season on July 4th. This comes after Governor Northam announced Virginia will move into phase 3 on July 1 which allows outdoor sports venues to host a limited amount of spectators as well as a full field of […]

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MIDLOTHIAN, VA – Beginning on March 24, race tracks were considered “non-essential places of business,” and were required to close due to the COVID-19 global pandemic. Over the past three months and through the phased reopening of Virginia, Southside Speedway has waited patiently for a date that would allow our racers and fans to return […]

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South Boston, Va…..The long wait is coming to an end.   South Boston Speedway officials announced Wednesday that the track will open its 2020 season on Saturday night, June 27, with its biggest and most colorful show of the year, the Thunder Road Harley-Davidson Presented by Grand Atlantic Ocean Resort Late Model Twin 100s.   […]

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Jamaica, VA – Virginia Motor Speedway officials have announced that this weekend’s (May 30th) Virginia Is For Racing Lovers King of the Commonwealth, sanctioned by the Ultimate Super Late Model Series and FASTRAK Racing, has been rescheduled for Spring of 2021.   With restrictions on mass gatherings issued by the State remaining in effect, the […]

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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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Five-time NASCAR Weekly Racing Series National Champion Philip Morris will take a break from racing in 2020, following the passing of his son, Blake, one month ago.   The news was announced by R&S Race Cars, for whom Morris planned to drive for during the 2020 season as he pursued a sixth national championship to […]

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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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Last week, Speed51 announced it would broadcast the Blake Morris 200 sim racing event being held in memory of Blake Morris, the son of Late Model Stock Car legend Philip Morris.  Entries for the Late Model event at the virtual Martinsville Speedway feature some notable Late Model Stock competitors, as well as others in the […]

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Contrary to recent weeks, Massachusetts racer Ryan Doucette was the recipient of good fortune from a penalty in Tuesday night’s Speed51 Elite Modified Tour Dayz Gone By Vintage Apparel 100 at Martinsville Speedway.  He inherited the lead on lap 36 after polesitter Kyle Scisco was hit with a penalty for changing lanes too early on […]

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