8:25
Thanks for checking out our Speed51.com Trackside Now coverage this weekend here at Martinsville.  We’ll have more post-race reaction from Lee Pulliam and Matt McCall about their thrilling last-lap incident and more later in the week here on 51.We’ll be back with more Trackside Now coverage from the NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour event at Charlotte Motor Speedway (NC) on Thursday, October  13th.

Until then, that’s it for us here at Martinsville.  Good night!

8:23
Tech is now clear.  Lee Pulliam is the official winner of the Virginia is for Racing Lovers 300.
8:10
Lee Pulliam’s car is still in the tech area on the backstretch garage area.
7:50
We just got back from the tech area, but there’s not much to report.  Tech is still ongoing.
6:46
We’re headed down to the tech shed to see how things are going there.
6:43
Lee Pulliam with his two big trophies from Martinsville: The $25,000 check and the Grandfather Clock. (Speed51.com Photo)
6:21
UNOFFICIAL FINISH1. Lee Pulliam
2. Brandon Butler
3. Stacy Puryear
4. Dexter Canipe, Jr.
5. Matt McCall
6. Davin Scites
7. Greg Edwards
8. Jeb Burton
9. Coleman Pressley
10. Mike Darne
11. Ryan Robertson
12. Jonathan Cash
13. Jamey Caudill
14. Doug Godsey
15. Barry Beggarly
16. Eddie Johnson
17. Jesse Little
18. Tommy Lemons, Jr.
19. Frank Deiny, Jr.
20. Brennan Poole
21. Jake Crum
22. Philip Morris
23. Kris Bowen
24. Kelly Kingery
25. Matt Bowling
26. Peyton Sellers
27. Harrison Rhodes
28. Bruce Anderson
29. Kenny Forbes
30. BJ Mackey
31. Jeffrey Oakley
32. Paddy Rodenbeck
33. Dennis Holdren
34. Danny Edwards
35. Tony McGuire
36. Jason Merriman
37. Garrett Campbell
38. CE Falk III
39. Ryan Reed
40. Josh Berry
41. Justin Johnson
42. Alex Yontz
6:10
Butler and Puryear were second and third.
6:01
Pulliam and McCall met in victory lane and had a hand shake with tons of fans and media looking for more after McCall was two turns away from a $25,000 win.
5:58
ALL RESULTS ARE UNOFFICALL
5:57
Fans are throwing stuff at Pulliam after his last lap bump and run.
5:57
Brandon Butler and Stacey Puryear.
5:56
Pulliam then did a burn out at the line and then hit the wall.
5:56
Matt McCall spun Lee Pulliam in turn three on the cool down lap.
5:55
Pulliam is the winner!
5:54
McCall got bumped and Pulliam passed him for hte win and behind them a huge wreck.
5:53
Door to door for the lead as they come to the white.
5:52
GREEN FLAG: The cars race double-file to turn one!
5:52
They have moved Pulliam back to up to second for the restart.
5:51
Cash and Puryear are fourth and fifth.
5:50
Working lap 203: McCall leads Butler and Pulliam.
5:50
Back behind them Jesse Little and Tommy Lemons wreck and Little got out to show his frustration and his car then rolled into the pit wall in turn two. we ARE YELLOW again.
5:49
McCall and Pulliam got together and Butler tooks second.
5:48
GREEN FLAG: We are underway with two laps to go.
5:47
One lap to green.
5:47
Coming back to lap 200, we are past the scheduled distance.
5:46
McCall, Pulliam, Butler, Cash, and Puryear will be the top five on the restart.
5:45
He will get some help and is now rolling.
5:45
Matt McCall’s car did not fire.
5:44
YELLOW is back out.
5:43
We will have a green, white checkered finish. the drivers were told in the driver’s meeting that we will have as many as it takes.
5:40
Ryan Robertson is also in this mess with damage.
5:39
The cars that have been listed should be out of this race. Others drove away as we are on lap 198.
5:38
Frank Deiny Jr. was also in that mess.
5:38
We have gone to a RED FLAG.
5:37
McCall hung onto the lead as the YELLOW has come out in turn two. Brennan Poole, Jake Crum, Coleman Pressley and others all tangled in turn two.
5:36
McCall will clear as Pulliam gave him a shot in turn three.
5:35
GREEN FLAG: :LAP 196: McCall runs off into one on the inside.
5:35
One lap to green.
5:34
194 in the books.
5:34
Caution laps still count here as we close in on the finish.
5:34
Leaders: McCall, Pulliam, Butler, Cash and Puryear
5:33
McCall is clear on the restart, but the yellow comes out as Eddie Johnson spins in turn one.
5:32
GREEN FLAG: LAP 191: McCall leads on the restart.
5:31
10 to go.
5:29
Lap 189.
5:29
Yellow Flag: Morris has stopped in turn 1.
5:29
Morris will slow once again on the front straight
5:28
Lap 186: McCall, Pulliam, Butler, Cash all single file
5:27
Lap 182: McCall, Pulliam, Butler, Cash Puryear
5:26
Battled for third, Cash and Butler
5:25
Lap 178: McCall is pulling away from Pulliam
5:25
Green Flag: McCall and Pulliam lead em down the front stretch.
5:24
One to go has been given.
5:24
15 laps til the competition yellow.
5:24
Lap 175: McCall, Pulliam, Butler, Cash, Puryear
5:22
Yellow FLag: Little has spun out in turn 4
5:21
Butler and Pulliam battle for second.
5:21
Green Flag: McCall gets a good restart
5:20
One to go,.
5:19
Top 5: McCall, Pulliam, Butler, Caudill. Cash
5:18
Yello Flag: Crum Sellars Morris Bowling all wreck in turn 4
5:17
McCall with a rocket run off turn 4 has taken the lead back on 166
5:16
Lap 165.
5:16
Green Flag: Pulliam and Butler side by side.
5:15
One to go.
5:12
Pulliam, McCall, Butler, Cash, Puryear
5:12
Pulliam was given back the lead, as the lap was not complete.
5:10
Robertson, Anderson, Rhodes and Forbes all stacked up in turn 1
5:09
Yellow Flag
5:08
Mcall and Pulliam continue to duje out
5:08
McCall has caught Pulliam and they are batteling it out for the lead. Lap 155
5:07
Pulliam will clear Butler, McCall looks to pass Butler as well.
5:07
Lap 151: Pulliam and Butler are side by side for the lead.
5:06
Green Flag: Pulliam and Butler bring the field to the green.
5:06
One to go has been given.
5:01
Yellow FLag: Jeffery Oakley blew up, and oiled down turns 1 and 2.
5:01
Green Flag: Pulliam adn Butler drag race again.
5:00
Pulliam, Butler, McCall, Puryear
5:00
One to go.
4:58
Forbes and Mackey are on pit road. Both were in the top 10 all day.
4:57
Morris will get the lucky dog again, and he will be back on the lead lap when we go green.
4:56
Yellow Flag: Lemmons is spun out in turn 4
4:55
McCall is batteling Butler hard for the second spot.
4:55
Lap 136: Pulliam and Butler race hard, Pulliam led that lap
4:54
Green Flag: Butler and Pulliam race side by side
4:54
One to go, Butler and Pulliam will be 1-2
4:53
Morris is the Lucky Dog, he will now be one lap down.
4:52
Yellow Flag: Burton and Forbes make contact, Forbes is spun out in turn 2.
4:49
Lap 125: Butler, Pulliam, McCall, Scites, Puryear, Cash, Mackey.
4:48
Rodenback comes down pit road, the crew looks under the hood,
4:47
McCall will clear Scites as we work lap 118
4:47
Pulliam clears Scites for second. McCall is batteling Scites for third
4:45
Lap 114. Butler will pull away, Pulliam and Scites battle for second.
4:45
Green Flag: Butler clears Pulliam by turn 1.
4:44
One to go signal has been given from the flag stand.
4:44
Butler, Pulliam, Scites, MAckey, McCall,
4:41
Yellow Flag: 02 of Dennis Holdren has spun out in turn 2.
4:41
Butler, Pulliam, Scites, McCall, Mackey Lap 106
4:39
Mackey and Pulliam battle for second.
4:38
Green Flag: Butler and Mackey drag race.
4:37
One to go signal was given.
4:34
At lap 190 there will be a competition yellow to put all lapped cars to the rear, and tighten up the field. Should make the rest of the race interesting.
4:33
The top 10 after the invert is: Butler, Mackey, Pulliam, Scites, McCall, Forbes, Puryear, Cash, Burton, Bowling.
4:30
The break is over, and the cars back and rolling on the track
4:21
Cars on pit road for halfway.
4:18
The 10 minute break has begun.
4:17
Next time by, the pace car will be bringing the cars down pit road this lap for the 10 minute break.
4:13
Morris will be on pit road, as they look to try and figure out what is wrong with the 26 car.
4:12
McGuire and Merriman as well were involved, they are stopped in turn 3.
4:11
Yellow Flag: Canipe is on the inside of the backstretch spun out.
4:10
Only 5 more laps til the 10 minute break.
4:10
The top 7 are all single file.
4:09
Morris is slow again on the track.
4:08
Lap 90: McCall, Scites, Pulliam, Butler, Mackey
4:08
Green Flag: Mccall and Scites drag race to turn 1.
4:07
One to go.
4:06
McCall, Scites, Butler, Pulliam Forbes, Lap 86
4:04
Yellow Lap 84: Garrett Cambell has stopped on the frotn straight
4:04
Lap 84: McCall, Scites, Butler, Pulliam ,Forbes, Mackey, Cash Puryear,Cambell Bowling
4:02
CE Falk on pit road.
4:01
25 more laps til the yellow flag will fly for the 10 minute half way break.
4:01
McCall, Scites, Butler, Pulliam Forbes Lap 75
4:00
Morris is looking to pass McCall to try and get his laps back the hard way.
3:59
40 C..E. Falk is off the pace, he comes to pit road.
3:58
Morris is back out 2 laps down.
3:58
Morris comes in after being black flagged.
3:58
Morris was black flagged for 4 laps, he came on to the track with no deck lid. NASCAR says the deck lid is mandatory.
3:56
McCall, Scites Butler Pulliam Forbes Mackey Cash Puryear, Lap 62
3:55
McCall and Scites are batteling for the lead.
3:54
Lap 56.
3:54
Green Flag: McCall gets another jump.
3:53
Morris is back on pit road as we look to go green.
3:53
The green has been aborted. and is now one to go this time by.
3:52
One to go has been given.
3:52
McCall, Sciites, Forbes, Butler, are the top 4. Lap 54.
3:51
Yellow: 05 of Godsey and 08 of Bowen both stop bringing out the caution.
3:50
Philip Morris’ car slows.
3:50
Morris is slow falling all the way to the back of the field.
3:49
Green Flag: McCall gets the jump. Lap 48.
3:48
One lap to go has just been given
3:48
McCall, Scites, Forbes, Morris, Butler, mackey
3:47
Josh Berry is done for the day.
3:46
The Following cars were involved: Rodenback, Kingery , Beggarly
3:44
Yellow Flag: Morris does not get going again
3:44
Green: McCall got the jump
3:43
The cars are doubling up and the one to go signal has been given.
3:42
We are working Lap 40.
3:41
McCall, Morris, Scites, Butler, Forbes, Mackey Pulliam Beggarly, Puryear
3:41
Jake Crum with damage.
3:39
Canipe, Rhodes, E. Johnson, Crum, D. Edwards are some the victims of this incident.
3:37
Many cars involved in the incident, some stoping to avoid, and some spinning
3:36
Yellow Flag: Deiny Jr. and Bowen spun out in turns 1 an 2.
3:34
Pulliam lost several track positions, he is now 7th.
3:34
McCall will get the lead on lap 31.
3:33
Green Flag: Morris spins his tires and makes everyone check up.
3:32
Lap 29: the one to go signal has just been given.
3:31
Speedy dry goes all the way from turn 2 to the exit of turn 4.
3:29
There is lots of speedy dry on the track due to the fluid from Yontz machine.
3:27
The yellow flag laps do count.
3:27
Top 10: Morris, McCall Pulliam Scites Mackey Butler Deiny Forbes Beggerly Berry
3:24
Yellow: Yontz has stopped on the front strech, smoke coming out from underneath his car.
3:23
Lap 20: Morris, Mcall, Pulliam, Scites Mackey
3:21
Morris holds a comfortable lead over McCall
3:20
Philip Morris leads early.
3:20
Lap 10: Morris, McCall, Pulliam, Scites, Mackey, Butler
3:18
Top 4 are single filw as we are 5 laps in the race. Morris, McCall Pulliam Scites
3:17
Morris will lead lap 1
3:17
Green Flag: Morris and McCall drag race down the back straightaway
3:16
One lap to green.
3:16
One to go has been given.
3:14
At lap 100 there will be a halfway break, and the teams will be allowed 10 minutes to work on the cars.
3:13
The field is bunching up we will be going green shortly.
3:11
The cars have rolled off and are completeing there pace laps
3:07
Command has been given and the 42 Late Model Stocks are fired up.
3:05
Comment From Guest 

It is excellent that there is radio coverage too. Well done.

3:04
The 42 drivers are now strapping in for 200 laps of racing action.
3:00
Invocation and National Anthem are now.
2:54
If you are in the grandstands make sure you tune your scanner to 454.5000 for the live radio feed as well!
2:51
Make sure you tune into NASCARHomeTracks.com for a live radio feed.
2:50
Driver intros are underway here at Martinsville.
2:29
Then cars are now being pushed on the track. Pre Race ceremonies will begin shortly.
2:28
There are no additional starters.
2:15
Swaim who made it through in the heat race has withdrew from the event with engine troubles, Jesse Little will now make the show.
2:13
Speed Media Best Appearing Car Award winner: Coleman Pressley
2:12
It’s now time to announce the winner of the Speed51.com/Speed Media Best Appearing Car here at Martinsville.Speed51.com has partnered up with Speed Media, of Grand Rapids, MI, for a Best Appearing Car Award today, as well as many other short track events this season. Speed Media is the leader in racecar graphics not just in the Midwest, but throughout the country. Their car designs have won many Best Appearing Car awards at races everywhere and they also have created results-getting marketing materials for drivers of all types. Visit them online at www.speed-media.com.
2:08
Unofficial Starting Lineup
1 26 Phillip Morris
2 51 Matt McCall
3 1 Lee Pulliam
4 06 Davin Scites
5 33 Kenny Forbes
6 98 BJ Mackey
7 29 Brandon Butler
8 5 Frank Deiny Jr.
9 72 Josh Berry
10 04 Ryan Reed
11 82 Berry Beggarly
12 17 Stacey Puryear
13 9 Bruce Anderson
14 05 Doug Godsey
15 22 Jamey Caudill
16 2 Jonathan Cash
17 12 Garrett Cambell
18 83 Matt Bowling
19 40 CE Faulk
20 7 Brennan Poole
21 2 Dennis Holdren
22 26 Danny Edwards Jr.
23 Jake Crum
24 Paddy Roddenbeck
25 Alex Yontz
26 Eddie Johnson
27 Harrison Rhodes
28 Jeb Burton
29 Dexter Canipe
30 Justin Johnson
31 Kelly Kingery
32 Mike Darne
33 Coleman Pressley
34 Tommy Lemmons Jr
35 Jeff Oakley
36 Tony Mcguire
37 Peyton Sellers
38 Jason Merriman
39 Kris Bowen
40 Ryan Robertson
41 Jesse Little (Swaim had engine trouble)
42 Greg Edwards
There may be an addition starter or two.
2:05
2:03
Our race broadcast will begin at 3:00.
2:02
Checkered Flag: E. Johnson, J. Johnson, Lemmons, Merriman, Edwards
2:02
Last Lap: top 5 still the same.
2:00
5 to go. E. Johnson, J. Johnson, Lemmons, Merriman, Edwards.
1:59
Greg Edwards has a comfort room as he is the final transfer spot. Lap 16.
1:58
Top 4 are starting to bunch up, half way.
1:57
Single file around the track. Working lap 10
1:56
Battle for the lead. E. Johnson takes the lead. Lap 7
1:55
Lap 5: J. Johnson, E. Johnson, Lemmons, Merriman, Edwards
1:53
Green Flag: J. Johnson gets the jump.
1:53
Jesse Little (#97) and Peyton Sellers (#84) had a great battle for the final spot in heat 3. (Speed51.com Photo)
1:52
The 3 pace laps are over, and the one to go signal has been given.
1:51
HEAT FOUR
1. 81 Justin Johnson Top Gun Motorsports Chv. 20.571 92.052
2. 57 Eddie Johnson CG Photography Chv. 20.589 91.971
3. 30 Jason Merriman Wade Associates Chv. 20.606 91.896
4. 27 Tommy Lemons Jr. Lemon’s Backhoe Chv. 20.632 91.780
5. 21 Greg Edwards Braugher’s Mechanical Chv. 20.639 91.749
6. 22 Michael McGuire Woods Towing Chv. 20.650 91.700
7. 96 Andrew Thomas Thomas Racing Chv. 20.675 91.589
8. 88 Robert Tyler Sherwood Restaurant Chv. 20.720 91.390
9. 19 Chad Finchum A-1 Finchum Heating and CoolinCghv. 20.745 91.280
10. 12 Austin Thaxton Fallen Trucking Company Tyt. 20.763 91.201
11. 23 Michael Rouse Rouse Racing Chv. 20.875 90.711
12. 88 Chris Davis thegrillingstore.com Chv. 21.287 88.956
1:50
The final heat race is now on track.
1:47
Checkered Flag: Yontz, Canipe, Pressley, Sellars, and Swaim are the top 5.
1:47
White Flag: Yontz has a decent lead and should make it back with no issues.
1:46
Sellars finally gets it.
1:46
Little and Sellars battel hard. 5 to go.
1:45
Lap 17: Little has taken the transfer spot away.
1:45
Battle for 5th is on: Long has it, Little and Sellars put the pressure on.
1:44
Yontz and Canipe have pulled away again. Lap 15.
1:43
Former NASCAR Busch Series regular Robert Pressley spots for his son Coleman in his heat. (Speed51.com)
1:43
Green Flag: Canipe will clear Yontz.
1:42
Swaim will sit in the transfer spot.
1:42
One to go.
1:41
Yellow Flag: Kevin Parker has gone around in turn 2
1:40
Coming back to lap 10.
1:40
Green Flag: Canipe has a good start.
1:39
One to go.
1:39
Canipe, Yontz Pressley, Swiam, and Long are the top 5
1:38
Yellow: Lancaster and Rumley spin out in turn 2
1:37
Sellars now has the transfer spot.
1:37
Canipe and Yontz pull away from the field Lap 7
1:36
Three car battle for the transfer spot, Long has it now, Sellars and Rumley are giving heavy pressure.
1:36
Canipe leads, Alex Yontz, Pressely, Swaim, Lap 2
1:35
Green Flag: Canipe clears Pressely.
1:34
One to go has been given from the starters stand.
1:34
This is the heart race that all have been talking about with several big names.  Someone will be going home out of this one that many think should be racing.
1:32
HEAT RACE THREE
1. 5 Dexter Canipe Jr. Dexter’s Detailing Chv. 20.565 92.079
2. 59 Coleman Pressley Celebrity Hot Dog Chv. 20.584 91.994
3. 77 Alex Yontz C&J Energy Services Chv. 20.597 91.936
4. 21 Travis Swaim Falcon Racing Chv. 20.628 91.798
5. 3 Adam Long Tru-Line Pipeline Chv. 20.639 91.749
6. 84 Peyton Sellers Herbert Maxey Attorney Frd 20.649 91.704
7. 88 Dustin Rumley Rumley Enterprise Chv. 20.673 91.598
8. 95 Shayne Lockhart Williamsburg Honda Chv. 20.703 91.465
9. 12 Austin McDaniel AutoTrader.com Chv. 20.739 91.306
10. 97 Jesse Little Team Little Chv. 20.762 91.205
11. 25 Derrick Lancaster Total Car Care and Towing Chv. 20.849 90.824
12. 10 Kevin Parker D&J Machine Shop Chv. 20.961 90.339
13. 84 Kyle Dudley Ace Towing Chv. 21.060 89.915
1:31
Heat 3 now on track, they are taking there 3 pace laps.
1:30
Checkered Flag: Roddenback, Burtton, Darne, McGuire and Robertsoon will transfer through to the 200 Lapper.
1:29
White Flag.
1:29
Robertson and Monteith battle for the transfer spot.
1:28
Green Flag: Burton clears Rodenback on the start.
1:27
One to go signal has been given.
1:25
Yellow Flag for a spun out Brad Kurth in turn 1.
1:25
Green Flag: Lap 19., Burton with another goos start
1:24
Six to go on the restart.
1:24
One to go.
1:23
Ryan Rhodes is done for the day he was smoking before the caution.
1:23
15 of Byrd black flagged for a fender hanging.
1:22
Rhodes and Carroll were also involved. Heavy damage to Byrd on the right side.
1:22
Byrd gets in to Piercy in turn 2. The Yellow flag is out.
1:21
Green Flag: Burton with another good start.
1:21
16 laps in the books.
1:20
One to go.
1:20
Yellow Flag: Carroll and Byrd go around in turn 2
1:18
Half Way: Burton, Rodenback, Darne, Robertson
1:18
Just as we say that Pope comes to pit road as something broke.
1:17
Daniel Pope is coming through the field after starting seventh.
1:16
McGuire is on Kurths back bumper and he wants the transfer spot.
1:16
Burton and Roddenbeck hold the top two spots.
1:16
Kurth holds the transfer spot at the moment.
1:15
Lap: 5: Cars have gotten single file.
1:15
Green Flag: Burton gets another good jump.
1:14
One to go.
1:13
Top 5: Burton, Roddenback, Darne, Robertson, Kurth
1:13
Yellow Flag: Pope, Barnes, Montheith tangle in turn 1.
1:11
Start of heat number two.
1:11
Green Flag: Burton gets the jump.
1:10
One to go sign has been given, and we will go racing next time by.
1:09
HEAT RACE TWO
1. 27 Jeb Burton State Water Heaters Chv. 20.559 92.106
2. 82 Paddy Rodenbeck Green Hills Software Chv. 20.576 92.030
3. 14 Mike Darne CGL Attorneys Chv. 20.592 91.958
4. 15 Jamie Byrd McCreary Motorsports Chv. 20.627 91.802
5. 44 Nate Monteith True Line Construction, Pizza PCluhsv. 20.635 91.766
6. 31 Ryan Robertson Sheetz Chv. 20.643 91.731
7. 16 Daniel Pope Main Performance Chv. 20.652 91.691
8. 9 Brad Kurth AAR of North Carolina Chv. 20.696 91.496
9. 7 Tony McGuire Creative Surfaces Chv. 20.736 91.319
10. 83 Ryan Rhodes Lee Brick & Tile Chv. 20.758 91.223
11. 18 Jason York Pilliam’s Grocery Chv. 20.781 91.122
11. 51 Matt Piercy Kevin A Piercy Construction Chv. 20.834 90.890
12. 90 Terry Carroll Carroll’s Automotive Chv. 20.896 90.620
13. 15 Kyle Barnes Bert’s Garage Chv. 21.059 89.919
1:08
Heat 2 is now on track.
1:07
Crum, Rhodes, Kingery, Oakley, and Bowen all make the main event.
1:05
Bowen will take the final tranfer spot.
1:05
Crum wins the race over Rhodes, Kingrey.
1:05
One Lap Left: Crum has a solid lead on the field.
1:04
Huffman and Bowen continue to battle for 5th, 4 to go
1:03
Jake Crum has taken the lead.
1:03
HUffman, Bowen and George all battle for the transfer spot.
1:02
Green Flag: Kingery gets the jump.
1:02
A great crowd here at Martinsville.
1:01
One to go . Kingery, Rhodes front row. Lap 15.
1:00
16 of Cockram pits
1:00
Fluid from the 68 is all over turn three. WIll be a bit of a clean up.
12:59
Yellow Flag: 21 King, made contact with the 68 of Brown. Heavy damage to the 68.
12:58
Green Flag Rhodes and Kingery side by side
12:57
One to signal is being shown from the flag stand.
12:56
Top 5: Rhodes, Kingery, Crum, Oakley, and George is the final transfer spot.
12:56
Yellow Flag: Daryn Cockram spins in turn 1. Working lap 12.
12:55
Tim George has pulled up to battle for fifth.
12:54
Green Flag: Rhodes gets a good jump on the start
12:53
One togo signal has just been given.
12:53
Working Lap 10.
12:51
Top Five: Rhodes, Kingery, Crum, Oakley and Wes Falk.
12:51
John King and 68 of Daryn Cockram tangle in turn 2
12:50
Rhodes and Bowen are side by side, Kelly Kingery, Jeffery Oakley and Jake Crum. Lap 8
12:48
Lap 4: Jake Crum is 5th and in a transfer spot after starting in the rear.
12:47
Harrison Rhodes and Kris Bowen are side by side.
12:47
Green Flag: they are even down the back stretch.
12:46
One to go has been given again.
12:46
Jake Crum was sent to the rear for jumping the intial starrt of the race.
12:45
Yellow Flag: Rodney Cook, TIM George, Ashley Huffman, John King all tangle in turn 4.
12:44
Scoring told him to give the lead back after a quick jump on the start.
12:42
Jake Crum get a good start on the ourside.
12:42
Green Flag: We are underway.
12:42
The one to go signal has just been given.
12:41
The top 5 qualifiers will advance to the main event, the race will 25 laps long.
12:40
The field will recieve 3 pace laps before the green flag comes out.
12:39
Heat number one is rolling off, and we are ready to go racing.
12:35
HEAT ONE LINEUP
1. 36 Harrison Rhodes Chick-Fil-A Chv. 20.559 92.106
2. 1 Jake Crum banditchippers.com Chv. 20.575 92.034
3. 80 Kris Bowen KC Colors Auto Body Chv. 20.591 91.963
4. 1 Rodney Cook Cook’s Motorsports Chv. 20.607 91.891
5. 21 John King Fairway Ford Frd 20.633 91.775
6. 7 Ashley Huffman Smokey’s Inc. Chv. 20.641 91.740
7. 31 Tim George NOS Energy Drink Chv. 20.650 91.700
8. 16 Jeffery Oakley Rock Island Creek Whitetails Chv. 20.688 91.531
9. 41 Wes Falk Avalon Fishing Pier Frd 20.732 91.337
10. 57 Kelly Kingery Creative Surfaces Chv. 20.757 91.227
11. 68 Brandon Brown Brandonbilt Foundations Chv. 20.779 91.130
12. 4 John Moore Moore’s Roofing Chv. 20.894 90.629
13. 7 Billy Hogan Harris Printing Pont. 21.009 90.133
14. 16 Daryn Cockram Daryn Cockram Trucking Chv. 21.610 87.626
12:33
The rest of the field is exiting the track except for the first heat race.
12:32
The top 22 engines have fired and they are clearing the track.
12:22
The autograph session is wrapping up, and thousands of fans are making there way back to there seats.
12:20
Phillip Morris and others on the starting grid this morning
12:11
Fans who are in the stands today can listen to our live radio radio coverage on the your scanner at 454.5000.
12:00
30 minutes to the heat races.
11:55
The fans are stilling coming to the historic Martinsville Speedway. It’s going to be a huge crowd for today’s Late Model Stock Car event.
11:43
Andy Mercer has also withdrawn from his heat race.
11:32
Lee Pulliam (Speed51.com Photo)
11:24
The following drivers have with drawn from the event:
12 Joey Throckmorton
48 Scott Turlington
18 Jason York
11:21
(Speed51.com Photo)
11:12
12:30pm are the heat races.
11:11
Comment From b60 

what time do the heats start

11:08
Fans are coming in at a good pace. It’s a beataful day to be at Martinsville Speedway (VA).
11:02
10:49
The top five from each heat make it into the show.
10:49
We heard that some drivers have pulled out or will not be running their heats. We will have more on that shortly.
10:48
HEAT ONE LINEUP
Row 1
1. 36 Harrison Rhodes Chick-Fil-A Chv. 20.559 92.106
2. 1 Jake Crum banditchippers.com Chv. 20.575 92.034
Row 2
3. 80 Kris Bowen KC Colors Auto Body Chv. 20.591 91.963
4. 1 Rodney Cook Cook’s Motorsports Chv. 20.607 91.891
Row 3
5. 21 John King Fairway Ford Frd 20.633 91.775
6. 7 Ashley Huffman Smokey’s Inc. Chv. 20.641 91.740
Row 4
7. 31 Tim George NOS Energy Drink Chv. 20.650 91.700
8. 16 Jeffery Oakley Rock Island Creek Whitetails Chv. 20.688 91.531
Row 5
9. 41 Wes Falk Avalon Fishing Pier Frd 20.732 91.337
10. 57 Kelly Kingery Creative Surfaces Chv. 20.757 91.227
Row 6
11. 68 Brandon Brown Brandonbilt Foundations Chv. 20.779 91.130
12. 10 Andy Mercer Steele Rubber Products Frd 20.834 90.890
Row 7
13. 4 John Moore Moore’s Roofing Chv. 20.894 90.629
14. 7 Billy Hogan Harris Printing Pont. 21.009 90.133
Row 8
15. 16 Daryn Cockram Daryn Cockram Trucking Chv. 21.610 87.626HEAT RACE TWO
Row 1
1. 27 Jeb Burton State Water Heaters Chv. 20.559 92.106
2. 82 Paddy Rodenbeck Green Hills Software Chv. 20.576 92.030
Row 2
3. 14 Mike Darne CGL Attorneys Chv. 20.592 91.958
4. 15 Jamie Byrd McCreary Motorsports Chv. 20.627 91.802
Row 3
5. 44 Nate Monteith True Line Construction, Pizza PCluhsv. 20.635 91.766
6. 31 Ryan Robertson Sheetz Chv. 20.643 91.731
Row 4
7. 16 Daniel Pope Main Performance Chv. 20.652 91.691
8. 9 Brad Kurth AAR of North Carolina Chv. 20.696 91.496
Row 5
9. 7 Tony McGuire Creative Surfaces Chv. 20.736 91.319
10. 83 Ryan Rhodes Lee Brick & Tile Chv. 20.758 91.223
Row 6
11. 18 Jason York Pilliam’s Grocery Chv. 20.781 91.122
12. 51 Matt Piercy Kevin A Piercy Construction Chv. 20.834 90.890
Row 7
13. 90 Terry Carroll Carroll’s Automotive Chv. 20.896 90.620
14. 15 Kyle Barnes Bert’s Garage Chv. 21.059 89.919

HEAT RACE THREE
Row 1
1. 5 Dexter Canipe Jr. Dexter’s Detailing Chv. 20.565 92.079
2. 59 Coleman Pressley Celebrity Hot Dog Chv. 20.584 91.994
Row 2
3. 77 Alex Yontz C&J Energy Services Chv. 20.597 91.936
4. 21 Travis Swaim Falcon Racing Chv. 20.628 91.798
Row 3
5. 3 Adam Long Tru-Line Pipeline Chv. 20.639 91.749
6. 84 Peyton Sellers Herbert Maxey Attorney Frd 20.649 91.704
Row 4
7. 88 Dustin Rumley Rumley Enterprise Chv. 20.673 91.598
8. 95 Shayne Lockhart Williamsburg Honda Chv. 20.703 91.465
Row 5
9. 12 Austin McDaniel AutoTrader.com Chv. 20.739 91.306
10. 97 Jesse Little Team Little Chv. 20.762 91.205
Row 6
11. 12 Joey Throckmorton Wright Trucking Tyt. 20.786 91.100
12. 25 Derrick Lancaster Total Car Care and Towing Chv. 20.849 90.824
Row 7
13. 10 Kevin Parker D&J Machine Shop Chv. 20.961 90.339
14. 84 Kyle Dudley Ace Towing Chv. 21.060 89.915

HEAT RACE FOUR
Row 1
1. 81 Justin Johnson Top Gun Motorsports Chv. 20.571 92.052
2. 57 Eddie Johnson CG Photography Chv. 20.589 91.971
Row 2
3. 30 Jason Merriman Wade Associates Chv. 20.606 91.896
4. 27 Tommy Lemons Jr. Lemon’s Backhoe Chv. 20.632 91.780
Row 3
5. 21 Greg Edwards Braugher’s Mechanical Chv. 20.639 91.749
6. 22 Michael McGuire Woods Towing Chv. 20.650 91.700
Row 4
7. 96 Andrew Thomas Thomas Racing Chv. 20.675 91.589
8. 88 Robert Tyler Sherwood Restaurant Chv. 20.720 91.390
Row 5
9. 19 Chad Finchum A-1 Finchum Heating and CoolinCghv. 20.745 91.280
10. 12 Austin Thaxton Fallen Trucking Company Tyt. 20.763 91.201
Row 6
11. 48 Scott Turlington Mid-Atlantic Controls Chv. 20.797 91.052
12. 23 Michael Rouse Rouse Racing Chv. 20.875 90.711
Row 7
13. 00 Sherman Davis Jr. Davis M/H Movers Chv. 20.981 90.253
14. 88 Chris Davis thegrillingstore.com Chv. 21.287 88.956

10:47
TOP 22 LOCKED INTO THE MAIN EVENT
1 26 Phillip Morris 20.165
2 51 Matt McCall 20.347
3 1 Lee Pulliam 20.365
4 06 Davin Scites 20.381
5 33 Kenny Forbes 20.397
6 98 BJ Mackey 20.421
7 29 Brandon Butler 20.430
8 5 Frank Deiny Jr. 20.438
9 72 Josh Berry 20.454
10 04 Ryan Reed 20.463
11 82 Berry Beggarly 20.484
12 17 Stacey Puryear 20.488
13 9 Bruce Anderson 20.493
14 05 Doug Godsey 20.506
15 22 Jamey Caudill 20.525
16 2 Jonathan Cash 20.532
17 12 Garrett Cambell 20.540
18 83 Matt Bowling 20.543
19 40 CE Faulk 20.545
20 7 Brennan Poole 20.546
21 2 Dennis Holdren 20.552
22 26 Danny Edwards Jr. 20.557
10:44
22 cars are already locked into the field today as the rest will start the afternoon in one of the four heat races. We’ll have those lists here in a few minutes.
10:39
Don’t forget we will have live radio coverage on NASCARHomeTracks.com later today. We will have coverage of the 200 lap feature event. At the same time, you can watch the heat races here on our Trackside Now coverage. The four 25 lap heat races make up the rest of the 300 laps here today.
10:34
Pick the best looking car! (Speed51.com Photos)
10:34
Speed51.com has partnered up with Speed Media, of Grand Rapids, MI, for a Best Appearing Car Award today, as well as many other short track events this season. Speed Media is the leader in racecar graphics not just in the Midwest, but throughout the country. Their car designs have won many Best Appearing Car awards at races everywhere and they also have created results-getting marketing materials for drivers of all types. Speed51.com’s staff here at the track will narrow down a list of 10 finalists and will be putting their photos up during our Trackside Now coverage. From there, we will decide on the winner of the Best Appearing Car, but we also want to hear from you. We’ll open up the “Comments” section to you, the fans, for who you think has the Best Appearing car. For more on Speed Media, visit www.speed-media.com.
10:33
10:31
Close to 80 cars here this weekend
10:29
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10:29
Cars on track for the autograph session
10:29
We will also have an on track autograph session at 11:30. It is one awesome site to 75 cars on the home stretch.
10:26
The drivers meeting is happening now. We will have some notes shortly.
9:23
Here is todays schedule:
8:00 AM Garage Opens
9:00 AM Fan Gates Open
10:00 AM Drivers Meeting
11:30 AM Autograph Session
12:30 PM Start of the first of four 25 lap heat races, Top 5 transfer to feature
3:00 PM Start of the Virginia is for Racing Lovers 300 Late Model Stock Car Race
9:20
Good Morning from Martinsville Speedway.
9:20
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Trackside Now: Virginia is for Racing Lovers 300 – Martinsville Speedway (VA) – 10/09/11