Area's top Late Model Stock Car drivers will be gunning for $57,300 in posted awards in SoBo 300
The two-day event is scheduled for Friday and Saturday, Oct. 27-28, at America's Hometown Track. The winner of the event will collect $15,000.
South Boston Speedway officials have set an open practice for all drivers prior to the SoBo 300. The open practice will be held on Saturday, Oct. 21. Practice will be held from 10 a.m. until noon and from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. that day.
On Friday, Oct. 27, registration for the SoBo 300 will begin at 7 a.m. A mandatory meeting for drivers and crew chiefs will be held at noon that day and practice will take place from 12:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m.
Qualifying time trials for the SoBo 300 will get the green flag at 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 27. The top 15 performers during qualifying will earn spots in the 36-car field for the SoBo 300.
On Saturday, Oct. 28, a mandatory meeting for drivers and crew chiefs is slated for 11 a.m. and grandstand gates will open at noon. Qualifying races are slated to begin at 1 p.m. and will be followed by the last chance race at 3 p.m.
The green flag for the SoBo 300 is scheduled to fall at 5 p.m.
Advance tickets for the SoBo 300 are available at the reduced price of $10 for adults. The $10 price will be good through 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 27. Tickets on race day will be priced at $15 for adults. Tickets for Friday's practice session and qualifying rounds will be priced at $5.
For more information about South Boston Speedway, phone the speedway at 434-572-4947 or 1-877-440-1540.