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A sweet SBS homecoming for Peters

For Timothy Peters, it was all about fun — and coming home. Racing at South Boston Speedway for the first time since 2006, Peters edged rookie Bobby McCarty of Summerfield, N.C. in a five-lap dash to the finish that followed the last of the race’s four caution periods to win Saturday night’s CenturyLink 150 NASCAR Whelen All American Series Late Model Stock Car Division race.

Maresca, Bunch win first Limited races at SBS

Michael Maresca won his first-ever stock car race in the first of twin Limited Sportsman Division races at South Boston Speedway on Saturday, and Garrett Bunch got his first South Boston win by taking the checkered flag in the nightcap.

Lee Pulliam continues to lead chase

Can anyone catch Lee Pulliam at South Boston Speedway?

Five races on tap at speedway

The region’s best NASCAR short track racing action will take center stage again at South Boston Speedway Saturday when America’s Hometown Track hosts the CenturyLink NASCAR Whelen Late Model 150 racing program. 

VIR joins NASCAR schedule

Alton’s Virginia International Raceway will host its first NASCAR touring series event Aug. 24 when the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East makes its debut at the legendary road racing facility.

Pulliam narrowly misses mishap; rolls to fifth SBS win

Racing has long been a game of inches. A move of a couple of inches here or a couple of inches there can make the difference between victory and a wadded up racecar.

Willis overcomes early problems to win LS race

There was a time when Danny Willis Jr. had no idea that he would have a winning car in Saturday night’s 50-lap NASCAR Limited Sportsman Division race at South Boston Speedway.

Five races on tap Saturday at South Boston Speedway

It’s time to fire up the engines once again at America’s Hometown Track.

Jeb Burton finishes seventh at ‘The Rock’


Jeb Burton’s storybook early-season run in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series continued Sunday with a seventh-place finish in the North Carolina Education Lottery 200 at the one-mile Rockingham (N.C.) Speedway.

Burton wins second pole

Jeb Burton’s recent spate of success on the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series circuit continued over the weekend with the second-generation driver winning his second straight pole in the series.