Langley Austin’s 2018 Christmas Wish List

Every year I (used to) publish a list of Christmas wishes for the Late Model Stock Car racing community.  Some are meant to be serious and some are meant...

The Good, The Bad and the Ugly: CARS Tour Opener Edition

The Do the Dew 150 at Tri-County Motor Speedway was, for the most part, a huge success for the CARS Tour. But with every event, there are good things,...

Austin: Let’s Hold Off on Declaring Race Season Dead

Motor Mile Speedway announced earlier today that it has shuttered plans for the 2020 season. Immediately that spread through social media like wildfire with many wondering what tracks would...

2014 MDCU 300: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

RIDGEWAY, VA :: Another installment of Late Model Stock Car racing’s greatest race is in the books and, as we come to expect from the MDCU 300, the race...

Corruption or Confusion?

EASLEY, SC :: Greenville Pickens Speedway and NASCAR Whelen All-American Series National points leader Anthony Anders have found themselves at the center of a controversy once again following twin...

Memories of Manassas: The Suburban Explosion and the End of the Beltway Racing Culture

While much of the attention of the Late Model Stock Car racing world has been paid to Martinsville, another story is playing out in Manassas, Virginia.  Manassas has been the...

Ace Speedway Owner Opens Up About Racetrack’s Future

ALTAMAHAW, NC :: So many questions, so few answers. In the last six years really, the situation at Ace Speedway has been anything but boring. A new owner, more...

Growing Pains for All in the Family

Commentary by: Andy Marquis ~ Andy@RACE22.com Copper Hill, VA(November 29, 2012) – For days now, I’ve seen the relentless verbal assault on Brandon Brown and his father Jerry, who co-owns...

Thank You for 10 Years of RACE22.com

I didn't want this day to slip away without saying Thank you to our viewers, readers, supporters, advertisers, staff, volunteers and everyone who's ever been a part of RACE22.com. Today,...

Old Dominion Closing, Opens Door for Shenandoah Speedway in 2013

Commentary by: Andy Marquis ~ Andy@RACE22.com Copper Hill, VA(January 1, 2013) – Well, it’s official.  Old Dominion Speedway has closed down and there will be no racing in 2013.  They...