7:09
Until tomorrow morning and on behalf of 51’s staff at MBS, Tim Quievryn and Matt Kentfield, good night.
7:08
7:08
7:08
That will conclude today’s Trackside Now coverage of Myrtle Beach 400 practice. Speed51.com will be live at 7am ET with full Trackside Now coverage of race day at Myrtle Beach Speedway. The NWAAS Late Models (200 laps), KOMA Unwind Modified Madness Series (125 laps) and the Super Trucks (100) will all have full practice, qualifying and feature events Saturday.

Tickets remain available here at the track box office. We hope to see you here at MBS tomorrow.

If you can’t make it down to “The Beach,” please join us for Trackside Now coverage presented by Five Star Race Car Bodies and Ford Racing Saturday.

7:08
With our coverage at Myrtle Beach wrapping up for the night momentarily, we welcome you to tune in to 51’s live Trackside Now coverage of Governor’s Cup Friday at New Smyrna Speedway (FL):

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7:07
Saturday’s MB400 Event Schedule

7:30am Late Model Drivers Meeting
8-9am Super Truck Practice
9-10:30am Modified Practice
10:30-12pm Late Model Practice
12-2pm Late Model Tech Line Opens
12-12:30pm Super Truck Qualifying (Euro Style, 4 Trucks, 4 laps)
12:45-1:30pm Modified Qualifying (Euro Style, 4 cars, 4 laps)
2-2:45pm Late Model Qualifying
3:15-3:45pm Late Model Qualifying Race 1   (25 laps, top 18 finishers transfer)
3:45-4:15pm Late Model Qualifying Race 2 (25 laps, top 18 finishers transfer)
5:45-6pm Pre-Race Ceremonies
6pm Super Truck Feature (100 laps)
7:15pm Modified Feature (125 laps)
9pm Late Model Feature (200 laps)

 

7:06
Final Practice Times – Late Model Stocks

1 50 Jamey Caudill 20.767
2 98G Todd Gillland 20.793
3 1 Brandon Setzer 20.815
4 7 Justin Crider 20.831
5 2 Myatt Snider 20.859
6 98M B.J. Mackey 20.871
7 77Y Alex Yontz 20.898
8 08 Deac McCaskill 20.927
9 88B Josh Berry 20.976
10 27 Tommy Lemons, Jr. 20.988
11 9 William Byron 21.023
12 5P Lee Pulliam 21.049
13 94 Jamie Weatherford 21.076
14 55W Mark Wertz 21.083
15 00 Shane Lee 21.146
16 12M Austin McDaniel 21.169
17 88 Robert Tyler 21.171
18 23 Payton Ryan 21.176
19 46 Brandon Gdovic 21.186
20 34W Matt Waltz 21.219
21 8 Dave Garbo, Jr. 21.277
22 21M Chad McCumbee 21.280
23 25 Matt Piercy 21.313
24 31 Kaz Grala 21.316
25 51C Matt Cox 21.348
26 28H Chris Hudspath 21.361
27 75 Brian Vause 21.379
28 10 Nick Smith 21.462
29 12B Annabeth Barnes 21.465
30 77S Blake Stallings 21.490
31 34B Matt Bowling 21.525
32 44 Justin Johnson 21.544
33 8P Kyle Plott 21.596
34 64 Richard Gdovic 21.642
35 12H Dennis Holdren 23.125
36 22B Maxie Bush 22.389
7:01
CHECKERED FLAG: On track activity is done for the day at Myrtle Beach Speedway. Jamey Caudill was fastest in that final round of practice. Full times in a few moments.
6:57
Myatt Snider is now on track in the final minutes of practice tonight.
6:50
Jamey Caudill just shot to P1 on the speed chart, going just a tad quicker than Todd Gilliland.
6:49
Twelve minutes remain in final LMSC practice.  Lee Pulliam and CHris Hudspeth are the only two cars remaining on the speedway at this point.
6:48
Josh ended practice p9 and I ended up p10. I feel like we both have great cars in race trim for tomorrow! #MB400 pic.twitter.com/EyokBmMjWW
6:47
Traditionally the race starts anywhere from 40-44 cars. We’re not sure of the exact number for this year. Anyone who finishes 31st or worse will earn $500.
6:47
Comment From CoastalJack

How many Cars will start the Late Model race ?

6:41
6:41
Myrtle Beach 400 Late Model Payout (200 lap race)

  1. $ 15,000
  2. $ 5,000
  3. $ 4,000
  4. $ 3,500
  5. $ 3,000
  6. $ 2,000
  7. $ 1,800
  8. $ 1,700
  9. $ 1,600
  10. $ 1,500
  11. $ 1,400
  12. $ 1,300
  13. $ 1,250
  14. $ 1,200
  15. $ 1,150
  16. $ 1,100
  17. $ 1,075
  18. $ 1,050
  19. $ 1,025
  20. $ 1,000
  21. $ 975
  22. $ 950
  23. $ 925
  24. $ 900
  25. $ 875
  26. $ 850
  27. $ 825
  28. $ 800
  29. $ 775
  30. $ 750
  31. $ 500 to start

 

6:32
Half an hour is left in final practice for today for Late Models. They will get another 90 minutes of practice before qualifying tomorrow.
6:27
In addition to today’s Myrtle Beach 400 practice coverage, we are also in New Smyrna, FL for their Governor’s Cup practice day. You can follow that action along here:

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6:21
Josh Berry, Rick Gdovic, Matt Piercy, Payton Ryan, Shane Lee are amongst the drivers on track with about 40 minutes remaining in final practice.
6:19
Todd Gilliland to P1 in final practice.  Brandon Setzer, Justin Crider, Myatt Snider and BJ Mackey are the current top five.
6:16
6:08
Lee Pulliam, Austin McDaniel, Chad McCumbee, Kaz Grala and Mark Wertz are the current top-five in speed in this final LMSC practice.
6:05
Lee Pulliam, last year’s MB400 winner, is now on track along with Kaz Grala, Dave Garbo, Jr., Justin Johnson, Justin Crider and a handful of others.
6:05
Final Super Truck Practice Results

1 24 Jamie Tate 21.328
2 5 Clay Thomas 21.457
3 21 Jimmy Wallace 21.470
4 33 Brandon Wrisley 21.484
5 88 Lee Tissot 21.523
6 37 Bryan Blackwell 21.528
7 50 Tim Hollis 21.539
8 54 Jamie Altop 21.589
9 12 Cole Glasson 21.643
10 13 Hal Goodson 21.738
11 9 Wade Skipper 21.745
12 4 Barry Elvis 21.836
13 16 Hayes Goodson 21.874
14 98 Kevin Parsons 21.877
15 94 Archie Adams 21.954
16 13S Dakota Slagle 22.153
17 44 Sean Gartner 22.831
18 74 Ham Morrison 92.048
6:02
6:02
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6:01
Tommy Lemons, Jr. will be the first car out for this final one-hour Late Model practice session.
6:00
Super Truck practice has concluded. Final times in just a moment as a handful of Late Models line up for their final practice.
5:45
5:45
Nick Smith (10) leads a pack of cars earlier in practice. (Speed51.com photo)
5:40
Reminder, tomorrow is race day here at Myrtle Beach Speedway.  With a 100-percent chance of rain Sunday, the original race day, track officials moved all features to Saturday.  Tomorrow will have a full slate of practice, qualifying and features for the NWAAS Late Models, KOMA Unwind Modified Madness Series and Super Trucks.
5:39
Saturday (Race Day) Schedule – Myrtle Beach 400

7:30am Late Model Drivers Meeting
8-9am Super Truck Practice
9-10:30am Modified Practice
10:30-12pm Late Model Practice
12-2pm Late Model Tech Line Opens
12-12:30pm Super Truck Qualifying (Euro Style, 4 Trucks, 4 laps)
12:45-1:30pm Modified Qualifying (Euro Style, 4 cars, 4 laps)
2-2:45pm Late Model Qualifying
3:15-3:45pm Late Model Qualifying Race 1   (25 laps, top 18 finishers transfer)
3:45-4:15pm Late Model Qualifying Race 2 (25 laps, top 18 finishers transfer)
5:45-6pm Pre-Race Ceremonies
6pm Super Truck Feature (100 laps)
7:15pm Modified Feature (125 laps)
9pm Late Model Feature (200 laps)

 

5:31
Jamie Tate leads Clay Thomas in this practice thus far.
5:29
Halfway through this final hour of practice fo tr the Super Trucks. Archie Adams is the only truck utilizing the track right now.
5:24
The lights have come on at Myrtle Beach as the track is now fully engulfed in twilight.
5:20
The primary engine is already out of Milliken’s ride.  (Speed51.com photo)
5:19
5:19
Depsite one final hour of practice remaining, it does seem quite a few teams have decided to call it quits for the day. A handful of cars have been put behind pit wall while a number of teams pack up their trailers.
5:16
Justin Milliken’s team is swapping engines on the No. 02.  (Speed51.com photo)
5:14
Second Late Model Stock Practice Results

1 12 Austin McDaniel 20.826
2 98M B.J. Mackey 20.853
3 32P Randy Porter 20.873
4 2 Myatt Snider 20.908
5 50C Jamey Caudill 20.912
6 97 Greg Edwards 20.914
7 00 Shane Lee 20.915
8 5P Lee Pulliam 20.922
9 31G Kaz Grala 20.967
10 112 Trey Gibson 20.978
11 34W Matt Waltz 20.983
12 88B Josh Berry 21.012
13 18 David Roberts 21.018
14 8 Dave Garbo, Jr. 21.050
15 4H Dylan Hall 21.064
16 9 William Byron 21.073
17 41S Rusty Skewes 21.078
18 88T Robert Tyler 21.085
19 07 Spencer Davis 21.088
20 41H Brayton Haws 21.111
21 10 Nick Smith 21.112
22 51 Matt Cox 21.157
23 21M Chad McCumbee 21.165
24 20 Sam Yarbrough 21.175
25 12B Annabeth Barnes 21.182
26 5E Tyler English 21.229
27 27 Tommy Lemons, Jr. 21.234
28 25 Matt Piercy 21.238
29 55W Mark Wertz 21.280
30 64 Richard Gdovic 21.280
31 7 Justin Crider 21.337
32 28H Chris Hudspath 21.345
33 44 Justin Johnson 21.362
34 46 Brandon Gdovic 21.376
35 12H Dennis Holdren 21.378
36 02 Justin Milliken 21.384
37 1 Brandon Setzer 21.401
38 77S Blake Stallings 21.417
39 34B Matt Bowling 21.428
40 94 Jamie Weatherford 21.478
41 08 Deac McCaskill 21.506
42 03 Robert Sterling 21.520
43 98G Todd Gillland 21.575
44 75 Brian Vause 21.775
45 92 Casey Wyatt 21.833
46 22B Maxie Bush 22.941
5:13
We also see the engine hoist going over to the #02 of Milliken.
5:10
5:10
Super Trucks are out and in the interim Spencer Davis’ team is changing the motor on the #07 Marlowe entry. We will get more on that in a bit.
5:00
Full times for that will be up in a second for that second Late Model practice. Next up is the final hour of Super Truck practice.
5:00
5:00
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4:59
CHECKERED FLAG is out for this round of Late Model practice.  Austin McDaneil finished atop the speed chart over Mackey, Porter, Snider and Caudiill.
4:48
Myatt Snider checks out his competition on track.  (Speed51.com photo)
4:46
KOMA Modified officials have noted that Frank Ruocco, a regular SK Modified campaigner at Connecticut’s Stafford Motor Speedway, will be competing tomorrow in the “Ole Blue” No. 3 for Boehler Racing, a longtime staple of Northeast Modified racing.
4:45
4:45
40 minutes into this Late Model practice:

1.  Austin McDaniel – 20.826
2.  BJ Mackey – 20.853
3.  Randy Porter – 20.873
4.  Greg Edwards – 20.914
5.  Shane Lee – 20.915

4:43
Reminder, the KOMA Unwind Modified Madness Series will have all their on-track action tomorrow, Saturday, here at Myrtle Beach as they go 125 laps in the “Gobble Til Ya Wobble 125.”
KOMA Modified Pre-Entry List

J2 Jeremy Mayfield
02 Tim Brown
1 Burt Myers
3 Al Ermmarino
3 Danny Propst
3 Frank Ruocco
4 Jason Myers
5 Tom Buzze
9 Bobby Sheffield
10 Johnny Sutton
12 Mike Norman
14 Bobby Measmer, Jr.
17L TJ Zacharias
20 Jason Tutterow
21 Tommy Neal
22L Jimmy Wallace
31 Zach Brewer
54 Jeff Fultz
71 Jimmy Zacharias
77 Gary Putnam
79 Spencer Davis
80 Mike Speeney

NOTE: Series Director Randy Myers told 51 that Jeff Fultz and TJ Zacharias will not be competing.  51 has learned that Fultz will be focusing on dialing in the LFR Chassis house Super Late Model this weekend for driver Corey LaJoie, while the Zacharias team was not able to have their second No. 71 car for TJ ready in time for Saturday’s race.

4:36
The sun has begun to set here at Myrtle Beach Speedway. Half the track is currently in the shadows as the sun falls behind the frontstretch grandstands. Turn four, the frontstretch and turn one are all in the shade, while the South Carolina setting sun still shines on the rest of the track.
4:34
R.A. Brown thunders down the backstretch.  (Speed51.com photo)
4:33
Austin McDaniel has jumped to the top of the board now with a 20.826, the fastest lap run yet today. B.J. Mackey is now second over Porter, Edwards, and Shane Lee.
4:26
Randy Porter sits atop the speed chart in this practice round.  (Speed51.com photo)
4:25
Randy Porter to the top of the board with a lap of 20.873.
4:24
4:24
4:23
Live timing and scoring is back up and running. Seventeen minutes into this Late Model practice, Greg Edwards is quickest over Kaz Grala, Matt Waltz, Dave Garbo, Jr. and Sam Yarbrough.
4:21
Black flag has been shown to Justin Crider.
4:21
Dave Garbo, Jr. helps his team tune up the front suspension of his No. 8 car.  (Speed51.com photo)
4:20
Live timing and scoring of the currently on-track Late Model practice is not available. We will advise of when it is available or when we can get updated results.
4:19
Austin Aker
Pretty quick here in practice. A couple more adjustments and we should be pretty sporty for tomorrow’s race. #mb400 #supertruck #54
4:18
No. While the No. 51 Truck looks much like one of Richie Wauters’ Super Late Models, the Truck is fielded by Brad Jeter Racing.
4:18
Comment From Guest

is Benjamin’s truck owned by Richie Wauters?

4:14
Brayton Haws won a big-money Late Model race at Southern National Motorsports Park (NC) earlier this month.  (Speed51.com photo)
4:10
Late Model stocks are back on track for an hour of practice.
4:03
4:03
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4:03
Super Truck Practice Times – Round 2

1 50 Tim Hollis 21.278
2 24 Jamie Tate 21.278
3 5 Clay Thomas 21.305
4 30 Joey Shuyran 21.345
5 88 Lee Tissot 21.346
6 21F Justin Fontaine 21.357
7 98 Kevin Parsons 21.377
8 37 Bryan Blackwell 21.397
9 54 Jamie Altop 21.416
10 51 Kyle Benjamin 21.436
11 21 Jimmy Wallace 21.502
12 2 Jeff Myers 21.623
13 33 Brandon Wrisley 21.640
14 6 Jimmy Herrington 21.671
15 4 Barry Elvis 21.799
16 13 Hal Goodson 21.821
17 94 Archie Adams 21.894
18 12 Cole Glasson 21.950
19 16 Hayes Goodson 21.974
20 9 Wade Skipper 22.074
21 13 Dakota Slagle 22.106
22 44 Sean Gartner 22.353
4:00
Tim Hollis was fastest in that round of Super Truck practice. Times coming shortly.
3:58
White flag is out for this Super Truck practice.
3:58
Previous Winners – Myrtle Beach 400

Note: Complete results are missing for 96, 99, and 00. If you have information to finish running orders to those years, pleasecontact us.

Year Date Winner
1993 28-Nov-93 Jody Ridley
1994 20-Nov-94 Gary St. Amant
1995 19-Nov-95 Freddie Query
1996 24-Nov-96 Jay Fogleman
1997 23-Nov-97 David Blankenship
1998 22-Nov-98 Stephen Grimes
1999 23-Nov-99 Scott Riggs
2000 26-Nov-00 Greg Edwards
2001 19-Nov-01 Robert Powell
2002 17-Nov-02 Robert Powell
2003 23-Nov-03 Timothy Peters
2004 21-Nov-04 Frank Deiny, Jr.
2005 20-Nov-05 Frank Deiny, Jr.
2006 19-Nov-06 Frank Deiny, Jr.
2007 18-Nov-07 Sam Yarbrough
2008 23-Nov-08 Jamey Caudill
2009 28-Nov-09 Lucas Ransone
2010 21-Nov-10 Frank Deiny, Jr.
2011 20-Nov-11 Garrett Campbell
2012 22-Mar-13 Anthony Anders
2013 24-Nov-13 Lee Pulliam
3:45
Kyle Benjamin makes laps during Super Truck practice.  (Speed51.com photo)
3:39
A notable driver in the Super Truck field is former Super Late Model standout-turned-ARCA winner and NASCAR K&N Pro Series East racer Kyle Benjamin. Benjamin has been piloting the No. 51 Super Truck in the Southeast Super Truck Series in between his limited K&N starts this season and has several wins to his credit.
3:38
Twenty minutes into the current Super Truck practice session, Tim Hollis is quickest over Clay Thomas, Joey Shuryan, Lee Tissot and Kevin Parsons.
3:33
3:29
Jake Crum, a past winner of the Martinsville 300, was quickest in the first three-hour Late Model practice.  (Speed51.com photo)
3:24
First Late Model Stock Practice Times

1 14 Jake Crum 20.867
2 97 Greg Edwards 20.929
3 60 R.A. Brown 20.929
4 4 Dylan Hall 20.961
5 21 Travis Swaim 20.966
6 10 Nick Smith 20.995
7 98G Todd Gillland 20.996
8 77Y Alex Yontz 21.006
9 88 Robert Tyler 21.012
10 41 Brayton Haws 21.017
11 46 Brandon Gdovic 21.037
12 27 Tommy Lemons, Jr. 21.055
13 31 Kaz Grala 21.057
14 20 Sam Yarbrough 21.060
15 1 Brandon Setzer 21.066
16 58 Tyler Ankrum 21.076
17 98 B.J. Mackey 21.090
18 51C Matt Cox 21.095
19 34W Matt Waltz 21.095
20 4P Kyle Plott 21.101
21 21M Chad McCumbee 21.116
22 23 Payton Ryan 21.130
23 44 Justin Johnson 21.143
24 77 Blake Stallings 21.163
25 02 Justin Milliken 21.185
26 63 Christian PaHud 21.187
27 00 Shane Lee 21.207
28 12 Austin McDaniel 21.207
29 55W Mark Wertz 21.208
30 2 Myatt Snider 21.236
31 88 Josh Berry 21.252
32 25 Matt Piercy 21.265
33 8 Dave Garbo, Jr. 21.277
34 12H Dennis Holdren 21.281
35 5P Lee Pulliam 21.305
36 18 David Roberts 21.317
37 64 Richard Gdovic 21.336
38 28 Chris Hudspath 21.353
39 5 Tyler English 21.355
40 03 Robert Sterling 21.363
41 50 Jamey Caudill 21.375
42 12 Annabeth Barnes 21.397
43 9 William Byron 21.406
44 94 Jamie Weatherford 21.410
45 34 Matt Bowling 21.412
46 32P Randy Porter 21.417
47 08 Deac McCaskill 21.433
48 41S Rusty Skewes 21.490
49 112 Trey Gibson 21.624
50 75 Brian Vause 21.624
51 22B Maxie Bush 27.249
3:17
3:17
Comment From Stephen Drury

Thank Ya’ll can’t wait till tomorrow. great job…..gonna be a great race. looking forward to your coverage.

3:17
Super Trucks are returning to the track. They should have about an hour of practice on tap here.
3:13
Practice has just concluded. Jake Crum’s 20.867 turns out to be the fastest lap run in that three hour session. Greg Edwards turned in a fast lap late to rise to second over R.A. Brown, Dylan Hall, Travis Swaim and Nick Smith. Full times in just a moment.
3:12
Looking at who has run a lot of laps today, the following drivers have run at least 50 laps or more this practice: Dylan Hall (50), Travis Swaim (69), Tommy Lemons (67), Kaz Grala (53), Brandon Setzer (54), Kyle Plott (73), Austin McDaniel (50), Dennis Holdren (50), Richard Gdovic (55).
3:01
About fifteen minutes remain in the first session of the day for the late models.
2:50
2:47
Robert Tyler has just entered the top-ten in practice with a 21.012. Crum still the fastest. Pulliam ran 17 laps in his first effort and had a fast lap of 21.305 (35th).
2:43
Lee Pulliam is now on track for the first time this afternoon.
2:05
This opening Late Model session goes on until 3:15pm. We’re headed to the pits to recharge phone/camera batteries, get some lunch and talk to some drivers. We’ll be back with more coverage in just a little while.
2:01
2013 Myrtle Beach 400 winner Lee Pulliam is in no hurry to hit the track.  He’s still tracking lap times on his phone in his street clothes.  (Speed51.com photo)
1:59
1:59
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1:59
Track is now quiet for a few minutes.
1:58
Tommy Lemons, Jr. (27) keeps Austin McDaniel (12) on his tail through turn one.  (Speed51.com photo)
1:56
Grissom removes the seat insert after shaking down Roddey Sterling’s car.  (Speed51.com photo)
1:54
Matt Waltz just cracked the top-ten at 21.095. Jake Crum is still the fastest at 20.867.
1:53
Event Schedule – MB400 Friday

9-11am Super Truck Practice
11am-1pm Late Model Practice
1-2pm Super Truck Practice
2-3pm Late Model Practice
3-4pm Super Truck Practice
4-5pm Late Model Practice
5-6pm Super Truck Practice
6-7pm Late Model Practice
7-8pm Pit Gates Open/Park Haulers
1:52
On track right now are Dylan Hall, Annabeth Barnes, Austin McDaniel, and Chad McCumbee.
1:45
Kaz Grala at speed.  (Speed51.com photo)
1:41
1:41
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1:41
Tyler English and Josh Berry are making their initial practice runs.
1:39
Speed51.com spoke with KOMA Unwind Modified Madness Series Director Randy Myers earlier today. Myers said that he expects 20 Modifieds for tomorrow’s 125-lap feature. While previous editions of the race weekend schedule indicated that the Modified race would be 150 laps, Myers told 51 that the race will be a 125-lapper just as all other KOMA Modified races have been this season.
1:38
While the KOMA Unwind Modified Madness Series cars are not on track until tomorrow, many of their rigs have already taken their spots in the Myrtle Beach Speedway infield.  (Speed51.com photo)
1:37
Black flag is being given to Jamey Caudill in the 50.
1:36
Justin Milliken is the first to take ak to the track and is followed by Spencer Davis and Justin Johnson.
1:34
Green flag is back out.
1:34
Trey Gibson preps springs for later on-track runs.  (Speed51.com photo)
1:34
Looks like 40 drivers have been out. Timing and scoring is still a bit wonky so we are unable to provide full times at the moment. The running order is still Crum, Hall, Swaim, Gilliland, Gdovic, Setzer, Mackey, Grala.
1:31
On track activity is halted to clear some of the gates and pits.
1:31
Travis Swaim is currently P2 on the speed chart.  Swaim won the Mid-Atlantic Championship 200 last month at Caraway Speedway (NC).  (Speed51.com photo)
1:25
1:19
Jake Crum in the #14 just jumped to the top of the charts with a 20.867. He is the first driver below a 20.9 thus far. Dylan Hall, Travis Swaim, Todd Gilliland, and B.J. Mackey are the drivers right behind him.
1:09
Former UARA winner Kyle Grissom has been shaking down the Rodney Sterling racecar thus far.
1:02
The rest of the top-ten as they practice (4-10); Brandon Gdovic, B.J. Mackey, Brandon Setzer, Kaz Grala, Blake Stallings, and R.A. Brown.
1:02
1:01
After one hour of practice, Dylan Hall is fastest with a 20.961. Travis Swaim is right behind him at 20.966. Todd Gilliland is the only other car under the twenty-one second barrier.
12:56
Pit road is a busy place today (Speed51.com photo)
12:47
Matt Waltz is taking his #34 Sears Racing machine out for a spin. This is his first major race for the team, which has previously seen success with Greg Edwards and Corey LaJoie.
12:42
Brayton Haws, who claimed the biggest victory of his career in Southern National’s season-ending Autumn Classic two weekends ago, is now practicing. As is Trey Gibson and Matt Cox.
12:36
Spencer Davis, David Roberts, and Dylan Hall are now making laps.
12:36
Still waiting for scoring to fully upate. Thus far, some of the fast cars are Todd Gilliland (20.996), Brandon Gdovic (21.037), and Dave Garbo (21.277).  
12:32
12:31
Annaabeth Barnes, Langley Speedway stalwart Greg Edwards, and former NASCAR Southeast winner Randy Porter come out onto the track.
12:30
Christian PaHud, who won the PEAK Dream Challenge and then used that opportunity to claim a NASCAR K&N Pro Series West victory earlier this year, has returned to his roots as he rolls out for practice.
12:27
Practice is underway (Speed51.com photo)
12:26
Previous Winners – Myrtle Beach 400

Note: Complete results are missing for 96, 99, and 00. If you have information to finish running orders to those years, pleasecontact us.


Year Date Winner
1993 28-Nov-93 Jody Ridley
1994 20-Nov-94 Gary St. Amant
1995 19-Nov-95 Freddie Query
1996 24-Nov-96 Jay Fogleman
1997 23-Nov-97 David Blankenship
1998 22-Nov-98 Stephen Grimes
1999 23-Nov-99 Scott Riggs
2000 26-Nov-00 Greg Edwards
2001 19-Nov-01 Robert Powell
2002 17-Nov-02 Robert Powell
2003 23-Nov-03 Timothy Peters
2004 21-Nov-04 Frank Deiny, Jr.
2005 20-Nov-05 Frank Deiny, Jr.
2006 19-Nov-06 Frank Deiny, Jr.
2007 18-Nov-07 Sam Yarbrough
2008 23-Nov-08 Jamey Caudill
2009 28-Nov-09 Lucas Ransone
2010 21-Nov-10 Frank Deiny, Jr.
2011 20-Nov-11 Garrett Campbell
2012 22-Mar-13 Anthony Anders
2013 24-Nov-13 Lee Pulliam
12:26
Mark Wertz and Dennis Holdren are on track for the first time today.
12:24
B.J. Mackey and Shane Lee are heading out, two of the traditional Myrtle Beach contingents.
12:20
Also on track are Travis Swaim, Justin Crider, Kyle Plott, Chad McCumbee.
12:18
12:17
Robert Tyler, Tyler Ankrum, Kaz Grala, Dave Garbo, Matt Piercy, Todd Gilliland, and Chris Hudspeth are the first drivers to take to the track.
12:16
Cars are fired up and rolling off.
12:14
Comment From Lenny

Go Garbo JR and Brandon Gdovic,Thanks for the coverage Speed 51

12:14
Cars are now lined up and ready to roll out for practice.
12:10
12:08
Unofficial Late Model Driver Roster

00 Shane Lee
1 Brandon Setzer
02 Justin Milliken
2 Myatt Snider
03 Roddey Sterling
4 Dylan Hall
4 Kyle Plott
5 Lee Pulliam
5 Tyler English
7 Justin Crider
07 Spencer Davis
08 Deac McCaskill
8 Dave Garbo, Jr.
9 William Byron
10 Nick Smith
12 Dennis Holdren
12 Annabeth Barnes
12 Austin McDaniel
14 Jake Crum
18 David Roberts
20 Sam Yarbrough
21 Chad McCumbee
21 Travis Swaim
22 Maxie Bush
22 Wayne Bush
23 Payton Ryan
25 Matt Piercy
27 Tommy Lemons, Jr.
28 Chris Hudspeth
31 Kaz Grala
32 Randy Porter
34 Matt Waltz
41 Rusty Skewes
41 Brayton Haws
44 Justin Johnson
46 Brandon Gdovic
50 Jamey Caudill
51 Matt Cox
55 Mark Wertz
58 Tyler Ankrum
60 RA Brown
63 Christian PaHud
64 Rick Gdovic
75 Brian Vause
77 Blake Stallings
77 Alex Yontz
88 Robert Tyler
88 Josh Berry
92 Casey Wyatt
94 Jamie Weatherford
97 Greg Edwards
98 Todd Gilliland
98 BJ Mackey
112 Trey Gibson

 

12:01
Casey Pierce
Start of #MB400 race weekend!
12:00
Been told that carburetor inspection is going to hold up practice for just a few more minutes. We are working on the roster right now. Late Models will go out at 3:15.
11:53
Late Models are now starting to fire up in the pits as we are about ten minutes off from starting practice.
11:41
11:34
Comment From Stephen Drury

HOLLA FOR GRALA

11:34
Hayes Goodson, the son of former NASCAR Southeast champion Hal Goodson, is rolling out for another practice run.
11:28
Late Models crowd the frontstretch pit area here at Myrtle Beach. (Speed51.com photo)
11:22
Track is quiet for the time being.  
11:20
Thus far, we can count 54 Late Models in the pits.
11:12
Been told that Glasson hit the wall early in practice in the #12.
With the Late Models delayed, Super Trucks have been given another change to go out.
11:06
We see Dylan Hall is here and rolling through tech. Traditionally, the Limited Late Models have shared Myrtle Baech 400 weekend with the faster Late Model Stocks, but this year Myrtle Beach officials elected to let them have their own feature weekend last Saturday. Hall won that race. Full results here
11:03
Track officials have just announced a change in the schedule. Late Model practice will now roll off at 12 PM and go for three hours.
11:02
11:02
Super Trucks – First Practice

1 51 Kyle Benjamin 20.924
2 50 Tim Hollis 21.024
3 13 Dakota Slagle 21.128
4 33 Brandon Wrisley 21.244
5 88 Lee Tissot 21.333
6 2 Jeff Myers 21.362
7 24 Jamie Tate 21.462
8 21 Jimmy Wallace 21.633
9 12 Cole Glasson 21.662
10 37 Bryan Blackwell 21.705
11 16 Hayes Goodson 21.773
12 30 Joey Shuyran 21.878
13 9 Wade Skipper 21.910
14 54 Jamie Altop 21.956
15 98 Kevin Parsons 21.993
16 21 Justin Fontaine 22.003
17 94 Archie Adams 22.011
18 5 Clay Thomas 22.023
19 44 Sean Gartner 22.049
11:02
Deac McCaskill\’s car goes through pre-practice tech inspection. (Speed51.com photo)
10:59
Super Truck practice is now over and we should be heading into the first round of Late Model practice coming up.  
10:58
The final race of the year takes the marquee out on the highway (Speed51.com photo)
10:55
Nineteen super trucks have been out to practice. Kyle Benjamin now tops the leaderboard with a 20.904. In addition to limited ARCA and K & N East starts this year, the former World Series Super Late Model titlist earned three victories in the SouthEast Super Trucks Series this season.
10:53
The palmetto trees lead the way into the speedway, located just a few miles from one of the most popular tourist beaches in the country. (Speed51.com photo)
10:52
10:46
10:46
Super Trucks continue to practice. Brandon Wrisley in the #33 paces the field over Tim Hollis, Kyle Benjamin, Lee Tissot, and Dakota Slagle.
10:44
Previous Winners – Myrtle Beach 400

Note: Complete results are missing for 96, 99, and 00. If you have information to finish running orders to those years, please contact us.

Year Date Winner
1993 28-Nov-93 Jody Ridley
1994 20-Nov-94 Gary St. Amant
1995 19-Nov-95 Freddie Query
1996 24-Nov-96 Jay Fogleman
1997 23-Nov-97 David Blankenship
1998 22-Nov-98 Stephen Grimes
1999 23-Nov-99 Scott Riggs
2000 26-Nov-00 Greg Edwards
2001 19-Nov-01 Robert Powell
2002 17-Nov-02 Robert Powell
2003 23-Nov-03 Timothy Peters
2004 21-Nov-04 Frank Deiny, Jr.
2005 20-Nov-05 Frank Deiny, Jr.
2006 19-Nov-06 Frank Deiny, Jr.
2007 18-Nov-07 Sam Yarbrough
2008 23-Nov-08 Jamey Caudill
2009 28-Nov-09 Lucas Ransone
2010 21-Nov-10 Frank Deiny, Jr.
2011 20-Nov-11 Garrett Campbell
2012 22-Mar-13 Anthony Anders
2013 24-Nov-13 Lee Pulliam
10:30
Event Schedule – MB400 Friday

9-11am Super Truck Practice
11am-1pm Late Model Practice
1-2pm Super Truck Practice
2-3pm Late Model Practice
3-4pm Super Truck Practice
4-5pm Late Model Practice
5-6pm Super Truck Practice
6-7pm Late Model Practice
7-8pm Pit Gates Open/Park Haulers
10:28
Super Trucks are currently on the track practicing. We are working on a driver roster for the Late Model Stocks and will post that shortly. Track officials have told us they are expecting just over 60 cars here for the Late Models.

KOMA Modifieds will practice and race tomorrow, they have no on track activity today.

10:27
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10:26
10:25
Temperatures are in the mid-50s with a light breeze but we should have no weather concerns today. Weather concerns for Sunday’s main event pushed the planned Sunday afternoon races into Saturday night. Speed51 will have you covered both Friday and Saturday with full Trackside Now coverage.
10:24
Good morning and welcome to Speed51.com’s coverage of the Myrtle Beach 400 practice day here from Myrtle Beach Speedway in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

 

10:24
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Trackside Now – Myrtle Beach 400 Practice Day – Myrtle Beach Speedway (SC) – 11/21/14