PASS Super Late Model 150, twin 75-lap races for NASCAR Whelen All-American Late Model Stock Car Division slated
Defending champion Philip Morris making a return trip to SoBo for Saturday night’s action
SOUTH BOSTON, VA. — The PASS Super Late Model Series will return to the historic four-tenths mile asphalt oval for the running of the PASS Super Late Model 150 Saturday, August 18.
A pair of 75-lap events for the competitors in the NASCAR Whelen-All American Late Model Stock Car Division and a battle for the touring Legends Series competitors will also highlight Saturday’s action.
The first of four races Saturday night will get cranked up at 7 p.m.
Saturday’s event will mark the second of the 2012 campaign for the PASS Super Late Model Series.
Landon Cling, 17, claimed a victory in the first PASS Super Late Model event of the season at South Boston Speedway on June 9, and Cling will be back Saturday to bid for another win.
Others on the entry list include Preston Peltier, who finished second on June 9 at America’s Hometown Track, and Jay Fogleman, who placed third in the June 9 race.
The early entry list for Saturday’s action also includes Steve Wallace, Brandon Ward. Kyle Grissom, Gray Gaulding, Tim Pinion, and many others.
The man who dominated NASCAR Whelen All-American Late Model Stock Car Division action last year at South Boston Speedway will be making his first appearance of the 2012 campaign Saturday night.
Philip Morris, the defending South Boston Speedway and NASCAR Whelen All-American Series national champion, is scheduled to be in the field for the two 75-lap NASCAR Whelen All-American Late Model Stock Car Division clashes.
Matt Bowling, a one-time winner in 2012, is the current leader in the chase for the 2012 South Boston Speedway NASCAR Whelen All-American Late Model Stock Car Division championship.
Bowling is currently 39 points ahead of Peyton Sellers, a former South Boston Speedway and NASCAR Whelen All American Series national champion.
Lee Pulliam, the current leader in the chase for the 2012 NASCAR Whelen All-American Series national championship, and sets in third in the points standings at America’s Hometown Track, and is scheduled to be in the field for the two 75-lap NASCAR All-American Late Model Stock Car Division.
Practice for all divisions will be held on Saturday from 2 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.
Grandstand gates will open at 4:30 p.m. and qualifying time trials will also begin at 4:30 p.m. A Fan Appreciation Session will be held trackside from 5:45 p.m. until 6:45 p.m.
Advance tickets for Saturday’s event are currently on sale and priced at $10 each. Advance tickets can be purchased through 5:00 p.m. Friday, Aug. 17, at the speedway office.
Tickets on race day will be priced at $15 each. Youth will be admitted for $5 when accompanied by a paying adult. Children, ages six and under will be admitted free with a paying adult.
For additional information about events at South Boston Speedway, phone the track at (434) 572-4947 or toll free at 1-877-440-1540.
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Speedway Office Phone: (434) 572-4947