Virginia is for Racing Lovers 300 Afternoon Practice Times

Ridgeway, VA(October 20, 2012) -- Garrett Campbell was fastest in Saturday afternoon's practice session for the Virginia is for Racing Lovers 300 at Martinsville Speedway. Here are the combined times from both afternoon (non-qualifying) practice sessions: Garrett Campbell – 20.26 Lee Pulliam – 20.319 Matt McCall – 20.332 B.J....

Crystal Ball: Predicting Sunday’s MDCU 300

RIDGEWAY, VA :: Tomorrow is race day in the MDCU 300 and the RACE22.com staff once again offers up their predictions on what we will see on Sunday and what drivers everyone watching the race should keep an eye on. Andy Marquis (Editor at RACE22.com) Five...

Queen Going for More than a Clock at Martinsville

Every year, the Virginia Late Model Triple Crown is contested among the best drivers along the east coast in three of the most prestigious Late Model races at South Boston Speedway, Langley Speedway and Martinsville Speedway. Any driver who competes in all three events...

Brandon Pierce Eyeing Breakthrough Martinsville Victory

Local car dealer Barry Nelson has quietly built his passion for auto racing into one of the most powerful Late Model teams along the east coast during the 2010s. Founded in 2013 alongside NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver Timothy Peters, Nelson Motorsports won...

Drivers Still Have Respect Despite Martinsville Carnage

RIDGEWAY, VA :: The Virginia is for Racing Lovers 300 at Martinsville Speedway has earned a quick reputation of anything goes in the closing laps of a last chance race or the 200-lap feature. That belief was confirmed on Sunday evening near the end...

Ace Champion Feeling Good About Martinsville

ALTAMAHAW, NC :: RD Smith is feeling good about his chances in October’s Martinsville DuPont Credit Union (MDCU) 300 at Martinsville Speedway after winning the track championship at Ace Speedway on Friday night.  Smith secured the championship, his first, with a fourth place finish...

Client PR: UltraTech Race Development Brings All-Star Lineup to Martinsville

Client PR Report Durham, NC(October 19, 2012) -- Veteran Late Model Stock Car engine builder, Jeremy Upchurch looks to build on his already impressive resume heading into the seasons biggest race. Upchurch, who has built engines for some of the biggest names in the Late Model...

Yarbrough Muscles His Way to Runner-Up Finish

RIDGEWAY, VA :: Sam Yarbrough muscled his way to a second place finish in the closing laps of Sunday’s MDCU 300 at Martinsville Speedway after spending much of the race in the top-20. Yarbrough qualified in 45th during Saturday’s qualifying session, setting him up for...

Austin Picks Martinsville

RIDGEWAY, VA :: Most everyone else has submitted their picks and we've posted them and I like to think we saved the best for last. The rest of the RACE22 crew might not agree on that and after you read my picks you'll see...