Jamaica, VA – The Pit at Virginia Motor Speedway will host the first of two mud bogs for the 2018 season Saturday May 19, 2018. The 11th Annual Mud Mayhem presented by James River Equipment and WhosYourDriver.org will kick off the 14th season for The Pit at Virginia Motor Speedway. Additional sponsorship provided by Aaron’s, Atkins Petroleum & Propane, After Hours Fabrication, Collision One and Truckin Thunder.

There will be eleven classes of “Mud Maniacs” in action ranging from super stock to unlimited with cash payouts in all classes. Competitors are encouraged to visit www.thepitatvms.com for the rules packages and payouts.

Adding to the excitement the Unlimited X Tractor and Obstacle X divisions will run a newly designed short course of which the divisions will run for time.

Not only will fans get to see hordes of trucks splashing through the 200 foot Mud Bog pit but they will also get the opportunity to see some of the regions best Mud Dragsters covering the 200 foot Mud Sling pit in under three seconds.

Gates and registration will open at 9am with single eliminations for Super Stock A, B; Modified A (Small tire), B (Big Tire), Unlimited Bog, Unlimited X Tractor, Pro Modified A, Pro Modified B and X, XX classes beginning at 12 noon. Registration and inspection for all classes ends at 11:30pm. Rules for each class are now available at www.thepitatvms.com.

Admission for the 9th Annual Mud Mayhem Mud Bog is Adults – $15, Children 11 – 17 years old – $12 and Children 10 and under FREE with paying adult.

Competitors should visit www.thepitatvms.com to print off draw sheets and driver information sheets that must be filled out before going through inspection.

The Pit at VMS is located on the grounds of Bill Sawyer’s Virginia Motor Speedway and is situated on U.S. Route 17, eight miles north of Saluda, VA and 25 miles south of Tappahannock, VA. The Speedway is just a short drive from Richmond, Fredericksburg, Southern Maryland and the Hampton Roads area.


  1. Chris E Garrett May 16, 2018, 9:18 pm

    Is this still planned to go on?

    • admin May 17, 2018, 2:10 pm

      We are watching the weather very closely and will keep everyone informed.

  2. Roy Shadel May 17, 2018, 1:48 pm

    Are 4 wheelers aloud at the event

    • admin May 17, 2018, 2:10 pm

      Roy, competitors are allowed to have them but we do not allow spectators to bring in 4-wheelers, side-by-side’s or golf carts. In most cases you would not need one anyway.

  3. Shizmack May 17, 2018, 2:59 pm

    Monster Trucks This Year?

    • admin May 17, 2018, 3:13 pm

      Monster trucks are only during our October Mud Bog. This year is will be run October 13.

  4. Tabby May 18, 2018, 2:07 pm

    Event still going on

    • admin May 18, 2018, 2:51 pm

      It has been cancelled.


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