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Breaking News: Racers and Fans Alike Set Your Calendars for April 9th – Racing Set To Return To Langley Speedway in 2016



Social Media and talks around the water cooler have been ramped the past couple months all discussing one thing – Langley Speedway. Who, up until now, has been hanging around in limbo on if she was going to open her doors for the 2016 season. Drivers were expressing concern about where they were going to race, with potential sponsorship issues. Fans and the community concerned enough to create a Facebook page to rally support for the track.


Well folks, I have news for you and might want to clear your calendar for April 9th 2016. I have, under very good authority, as well as reliable sources, who have asked to remain anonymous at this point in time, telling me a deal has been made to secure the future of the historic Langley Speedway with the first race being run Saturday, April 9th.


This is a developing story and more details will be released here at The Weekly Racer as they are made available to us!

BREAKING: VallyStar Credit Union 300 POSTPONED


Ridgeway, VA – With the treat of heavy rains and the impact of Hurricane Joaquin Martinsville officials have been forced to pull the plug on this weekends Late Model Stock race. They have pretty much taken the exact same schedule and pushed it back one week. The full schedule can be found bellow.


Friday, October 9
12:00 p.m.: Registration and haulers enter; selection and mounting of practice tires only.

Saturday, October 10

6:00 a.m.: Garage and registration opens
6:15 a.m.: Mandatory crew chief and/or team representative meeting
6:30 a.m.: Inspection begins
12:00 p.m.: Fan gates open
1:00 p.m.: Practice begins (time approximate)
4:00 p.m.: Group Qualifying

Sunday, October 11
8:00 a.m.: Garage opens
9:00 a.m.: Fan gates open
9:00 a.m.: Mandatory driver/crew chief/spotter meeting
10:00 a.m.: Drivers autograph session on front stretch
11:00 a.m.: Cars on line
12:00 p.m.: Heat races begin