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10.23.08

PASS Super Late Models, NASCAR Late Models will each shoot for $10,000 prizes in Mason Dixon 500

SOUTH BOSTON, VA. — Loads of excitement, cash and door-to-door racing will be served up October 24-25 when South Boston Speedway hosts its season-ending event.

Two big races — each paying $10,000 to the winner — will be on tap for the Mason Dixon 500 at America's Hometown Track. The Pro All Stars Series (PASS) Super Late Models will hit the four-tenths mile asphalt oval on Saturday, October 25 for a 250-lap race and the competitors in the NASCAR Late Model Stock Car Division will also be in action for 250 laps.

Racing action will get cranked up on Saturday, October 25 at 3 p.m. Practice and qualifying for both divisions will be held on Friday, October 24.

Practice for the PASS Super Late Models and the NASCAR Late Models will be held from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. on Friday, October 24. Qualifying time trials will then get the green flag at 4 p.m. that afternoon. Twenty-five lap qualifying races will close out the first day of the Mason Dixon 500. They will be held at 7 p.m.

Grandstand gates will open Saturday, October 25 at 11 a.m. One hour later, 50-lap Last Chance Races will be held for the PASS Super Late Models and the NASCAR Late Models.

A Fan Appreciation Session will begin at 1:30 p.m. trackside and will continue until 2:30 p.m.

The NASCAR Late Models will get the afternoon of racing underway at 3 p.m. on Saturday with their 250-lap race, which will be followed by the PASS Super Late Models in a 250-lap shootout.

South Boston Speedway's Annual Awards Banquet is scheduled for Saturday, January 17 at The Prizery in South Boston. On that date, the speedway's champions will be the featured honorees for the evening.

Wayne Ramsey locked up the Barkhouser Late Model Stock Car Division crown this past weekend with his sixth win of the season. The track championship is Ramsey's first Late Model Stock Car crown.

In the Limited Sportsman Division, Lee Pulliam secured his seventh victory of the campaign and dethroned two-time defending champion Bruce Anderson in the process. Pulliam and Anderson entered the season finale deadlocked in the chase for the championship.

A fifth-place finish this past weekend by Joe Allred locked up the championship in the Budweiser Pure Stock Division and Darryl Lacks secured the championship in the Yellow Book USA Southern Vintage Modified Division by motoring to a second-place finish last weekend.

For more information, phone the track at (434) 572-4947 or toll free at 1-877-440-1540.

Media Contacts:
Tim Chandler
South Boston Speedway
Director of Media Operations
Office Phone: (336) 599-0162, extension 111
Speedway Office Phone: (434) 572-4947
Email: info@southbostonspeedway.com

 

 


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