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Burton wins sixth pole; last-lap crash thwarts bid for win

Jeb Burton of Halifax won his sixth pole of the season, but a multi-truck crash on the last lap foiled what appeared to be a solid finish in Saturday’s Fred’s 250 at Talladega Superspeedway.

Burton set to tackle Talladega

Jeb Burton of Halifax is facing another first this weekend when the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series heads to Talladega Superspeedway for the Fred’s 250.

SBS 2014 schedule features 17 dates

 

South Boston Speedway officials released a 17-event schedule for the 2014 season yesterday, a schedule that includes two races for the NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour and two races for the touring PASS South Super Late Model series.

Lemons wins at Martinsville

The darkness of night had fallen on Martinsville Speedway as Dillon Bassett and Tommy Lemons Jr. parked their cars on the frontstetch after taking the checkered flag at the end of the 200-lap NASCAR Late Model Stock Car Division race, the feature race of the Virginia Is For Racing Lovers 300.

Lemons wins at Martinsville, Sellers takes Triple Crown

The darkness of night had fallen on Martinsville Speedway as Dillon Bassett and Tommy Lemons Jr. parked their cars on the frontstetch after taking the checkered flag at the end of the 200-lap NASCAR Late Model Stock Car Division race, the feature race of the Virginia Is For Racing Lovers 300.

Racing pastime becomes passion

Garland Ricketts, the man with the designer fire suit has had a good year racing in the Legendary Flathead Ford Racing Association at South Boston Speedway.

American LeMans at VIR this weekend

VIRginia International Raceway at Alton will host its biggest event of the season this weekend with the Oak Tree Grand Prix featuring the stars and cars of the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón.

Bigfoot stomps the competition

Bigfoot, the original Monster Truck, and driver Darron Schnell stomped the competition during the Monster Truck Invasion Sunday evening at South Boston Speedway.

VIR lands championship race

VIRginia International Raceway at Alton will host a TUDOR United SportsCar Championship race in 2014, bringing the best sports car racers in the country and the world to the legendary road racing facility.

Le Mans series heads to VIR

VIRginia International Raceway will host the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón on Saturday, Oct. 5. The race, dubbed the Oak Tree Grand Prix, is the culmination of four days of racing activities all hosted at VIR.