Radford, VA - Due to the recent developments and restrictions in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the stay at home mandate through June 10th, issued by Virginia Governor, Ralph Northam, Motor Mile Speedway and Motor Mile Dragway will not open for the 2020 season. All special events have been cancelled as well as track […]

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During the months of February and March, we were able to get a sneak peek at what to expect from Late Model Stock racing in 2020.  Events such as Myrtle Beach Speedway’s Icebreaker 125 and the CARS Tour season opener at Southern National Motorsports Park gave us a look at what’s to come.   Although […]

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Brasstown, NC -- Officials with the Schaeffer’s Oil Spring Nationals Series, Wythe Raceway in Rural Retreat, Va. and Tazewell (Tenn.) Speedway have announced the postponement of the events scheduled for Friday April 10 and Saturday April 11.   In addition, the tour has announced the postponement of the April 17 Shamrock event at Boyd’s Speedway […]

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(MARTINSVILLE, VA — March 30, 2020) Planning for a COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) testing site is underway in Martinsville Henry County. The Martinsville Speedway, located at 340 Speedway Road in Ridgeway, Va., will serve as the site’s location.   Leading this effort is a group of local nonprofit, community and government leaders. Officials are in the […]

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Jamaica, VA –In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Virginia Motor Speedway will be postponing the start of the 2020 season. This decision comes per recent CDC  guidelines, and the State of Virginia banning events of 100 or more people.   Officials of Virginia Motor Speedway will continue to closely monitor the situation in coordination […]

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A pair of Virginia race tracks announced schedule adjustments due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on Monday.   Langley Speedway in Hampton, Virginia and Motor Mile Speedway in Radford, Virginia both announced postponements to the start of their racing seasons.   Motor Mile Speedway's season will now start no earlier than May 15.  Their season […]

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After Virginia Governor Ralph Northam announced a statewide ban of events with more than 100 people Sunday in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Southside Speedway has postponed its season opener and canceled an open practice for this Saturday.   Southside Speedway cited the ban as well as a US Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommendation […]

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Amid the mass wave of cancellations of large public events nationwide in the wake of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour season opener originally scheduled for March 21 at South Boston Speedway in Virginia. was added to that ever-growing list late this week. For the time being, the event has been postponed […]

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The NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour season opener scheduled for Saturday, March 21 at South Boston Speedway (VA) has been postponed. The announcement comes as a result of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic that is forcing the postponement, suspension or cancelation of many sporting events throughout the United States.   A make up date for the event […]

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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Long-time race fans remember one of the most talented drivers in the history of motorsports was an Ashland, Ohio native named Tim Richmond. If Jonathan Shafer has his way, this generation of race fans will also know a driver from that small rural town.   The second generation driver has already raised […]

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