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SBS champions honored

Four first-time champions were crowned when South Boston Speedway honored its top performers from the 2012 season.

Champs to be honored

The top performers of the 2013 season at South Boston Speedway will be honored Saturday at a special awards ceremony at the Berry Hill Resort and Conference Center.

Jeff Burton to be NASCAR analyst for NBC

South Boston native Jeff Burton has signed a multi-year agreement to serve as NASCAR analyst for the NBC Sports Group when NBC Sports Group’s exclusive coverage of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series and NASCAR Nationwide Series racing begins in 2015.

Burton makes move to Michael Waltrip Racing

South Boston native Jeff Burton has been hired by Michael Waltrip Racing as a test driver for 2014, with the possibility of running a partial schedule in the Sprint Cup Series.

Burton to make 1,000th career NASCAR start

WELCOME, N.C. — Jeff Burton, driver of the No. 31 @CATMining Chevrolet, will make his 1,000th-career NASCAR start in Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Phoenix International Raceway. 

VIDEO: Wallace makes history with Martinsville Truck Series win


Martinsville — Darrell Wallace Jr. wrote a new page in the evolution of NASCAR racing Saturday in winning the Kroger 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway.

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.