NASCAR Whelen All American Late Models will also be in action in twin 75-lap races
SOUTH BOSTON, VA. – The second and final appearance of the season for the Super Late Models of the Pro All Star Series (PASS) will be held Saturday night and discounted tickets remain on sale for the event.
The green flag will wave for the start of the PASS Super Late Model 150 racing program at 7 p.m.Saturday. The night of racing action will also feature a pair of 75-lap battles for the competitors in the NASCAR Whelen All American Late Model Stock Car Division.
Advance tickets for the PASS Super Late Model 150 race program are currently on sale at the South Boston Speedway office and are priced at just $10. Advance tickets can be purchased until 5 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 14.
Adult general admission on race day will be $15. Children, ages six and under, will be admitted free with a paid adult.
Kaz Grala, who was motoring a Kyle Busch Motorsports ride, posted his first-ever PASS Super Late Model victory in June when the series made its first stop of the campaign at the historic four-tenths mile asphalt oval. That win was also the first ever for Grala at America’s Hometown Track.
Clay Rogers, who was piloting a Coulter Motorsports machine, finished second, while Zane Smith was third. Jared Fryar, who led twice in the race and was leading before Grala made his final move to the front, finished in the fourth position, while Brandon Ward rounded out the top five drivers in the field.
Smith will enter Saturday’s event as the leader in the 2015 PASS South Series standings. Smith has tallied two wins thus far this season. Tate Folgeman is second in the standings. He owns a four-point lead over Jody Measmer.
Two-time winner Matt Bowling, a former South Boston Speedway NASCAR Whelen All American Late Model Stock Car Division champion, owns a 25-point lead in his quest for a second track championship at America’s Hometown Track.
Bowling leads two-time NASCAR Whelen All American Series national champion Lee Pulliam in the battle for the 2015 South Boston Speedway championship. Pulliam has reeled off seven victories this season at South Boston Speedway.
Austin Thaxton, a one-time winner this season, is third in the South Boston Speedway championship chase. Bobby McCarty sits in the fourth-place position. He is 10 points ahead of a fifth-place tie between Juan Garcia and G.R. Waldrop.
Pit gates will open on Saturday, Aug. 15 at noon and practice for all divisions will be held from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m.
Grandstand gates will open at 4:30 p.m. and qualifying time trials will get underway at 4:45 p.m. A Fan Appreciation Session will be held trackside before the night of racing begins.