South Boston Speedway’s annual Open Practice & Media Day is fast approaching
SOUTH BOSTON, VA. — The time to start the 2013 NASCAR Whelen All American Series racing action at South Boston Speedway is less than one month away.
And, to help drivers and crews get ready for the season-opening event on Saturday, March 9, South Boston Speedway will host its annual Open Practice & Media Day on Saturday, March 2.
The annual event gives competitors a chance to test and tune their racecars prior to the start of the season, and it gives fans a chance to check out the competitors free of charge. As usual, grandstands will be open at South Boston Speedway for the Open Practice & Media Day on Saturday, March 2, and no admission will be charged.
Registration for competitors will begin at 9 a.m. on Saturday, March 2. Pit gates will also open at 9 a.m.
Practice sessions will be held from 10 a.m. until noon and from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. on March 2.
A lunch break will be held from noon until 1 p.m. And, during that time, a meeting for drivers and crew chiefs will be held at 12:30 p.m.
The season-opening event at America’s Hometown Track is scheduled for Saturday, March 9 when the historic four-tenths mile asphalt oval will host the Danville Toyota NASCAR Whelen Late Model Twin 100’s racing program.
The season-opening event will also feature action for the Limited Sportsman Division and the Pure Stock Division. The first three NASCAR Whelen All American Series events of the 2013 campaign at America’s Hometown Track will feature afternoon starts.
South Boston Speedway is once again offering season tickets for the upcoming season. Season tickets are priced at only $150 and are good for all 18 of the action-packed events slated in the upcoming season.
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