Thanksgiving season signals the fact that racing action at SoBo in 2012 is not far away
SOUTH BOSTON, VA. — The Thanksgiving season has arrived and South Boston Speedway race fans are thankful that another exciting season of racing action is just around the corner.
The 2012 South Boston Speedway racing season will roar to life on Saturday, March 10 with the running of the NASCAR Whelen Late Model 300.
The highly anticipated event will feature the region's top NASCAR Whelen All American Series Late Model Stock Car Division competitors battling it out in a 300-lap shootout that, in the past, has been staged at the end of the season, but will now jumpstart a 17-race schedule in 2012 at America's Hometown Track.
The 2012 season at South Boston Speedway features 17 action-packed events and season tickets for all the exciting action at the four-tenths mile asphalt oval are currently on sale and priced at only $150.
In addition to season tickets being on sale, South Boston Speedway is also offering gift certificates in any price increments. The gift certificates would also make ideal stocking stuffers for the holiday season.
One of the highlights of the 2012 season at South Boston Speedway will be the annual Independence Day celebration on Tuesday, July 3. On that date, the FindItHere.com NASCAR Whelen All American Late Model 200, will feature a 200-lap Late Model Stock Car Division race, along with a 100-lap Limited Sportsman event, a 50-lap Pure Stock clash and the track's annual Fireworks Extravaganza.
Other special events on the 2012 South Boston Speedway schedule include three appearances by the touring PASS Super Late Models on March 24, June 9 and Aug. 18, and a visit by the NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour on April 14. All of those special events will also feature twin races for the drivers in the NASCAR Whelen All American Late Model Stock Car Division.
The complete 2012 South Boston Speedway schedule can be found here.
For more information phone the track at (434) 572-4947 or toll free at 1-877-440-1540.
South Boston Speedway
Director of Media Operations
Office Phone: (336) 599-0162, extension 111
Speedway Office Phone: (434) 572-4947