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Proving Ground

April 7th, 2013 by

Week Nine of the NASCAR Late Model Series took to the tarmac of South Boston Speedway. The track was originally built as a dirt track before being converted to a .357 mile paved track in 1962. Finally in 1994 the track took to its current 0.4 mile configuration. The four turns with 12 degrees … Read the Rest »

Street Stocks do SoBo

February 10th, 2011 by

South Boston Speedway in Virginia was host to the first of twelve weeks of online racing in the  2011 Season One iRacing Street Stock Series.  The track commonly called SoBo is a 4/10-mile oval with 12 degree banking in the turns.  SoBo, as it’s commonly nicknamed, opened in 1957 and has been the proving grounds … Read the Rest »