FASTRAK WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP PURSES RELEASED

FASTRAK WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP PURSES RELEASED

Jamaica, VA — Officials from Fastrak Racing and Virginia Motor Speedway have announced the complete purses for both nights of the Fastrak World Championship presented by James River Equipment. Friday night competitors will be competing in a 40 lap event that will pay the winner $5000. On Saturday night competitors will compete for the $15,000 top prize and be crowned World Champion. Other notable positions will see $3000 for 5th; $1400 for 10th and $500 to start the A Main. The speedway is offering a tremendous two-day ticket price of only $22. The special ticket will only be sold on Friday September 18th. The special price is to encourage fans to attend both nights of racing. A two-day pit pass (regardless of age) is only $40 and will also get you a seat in the grandstands as well for the two days. Friday September 18th ONLY admission prices will be: Adults / Seniors (60+) / Military / Students (11-17) – $15 and Children 10 and under free with paying adult. Competitor gates will open at 3pm with spectator gates opening at 5pm. On track action will begin at 6:30pm with hot laps. Saturday September 19th ONLY admission will be: Adults – $25, Seniors (60+) – $25, Military (active or retired w/I.D.) – $15, Students (11-17) – $10 and Children 10 and under free with paying adult. Competitor gates will open at 3pm with spectator gates opening 5pm. On track action will begin at 6:30pm with modified hot laps and qualifying. CLICK ON THE LINK TO PRINT OFF A COPY OF EACH PURSE: FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 18 PURSE 2015 WC Friday Night 5K Purse SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 19 PURSE: 2015 WC Sat Night 15K Purse...

Speedway to Host Fastrak World Championship September 18-19, 2015

Speedway to Host Fastrak World Championship September 18-19, 2015

Jamaica, VA – The excitement level and anticipation for one of the tracks premier events is at an all time high as Virginia Motor Speedway gets ready to host the $15,000 to win Fastrak World Championships presented by James River Equipment Friday and Saturday, September 18-19, 2015. This year the big event will be preceded by a $5000 to win, 40 lap feature on Friday September 18th. The speedway is offering a tremendous two-day ticket price of only $22. The special ticket will only be sold on Friday September 18th. The special price is to encourage fans to attend both nights of racing. A two-day pit pass (regardless of age) is only $40 and will also get you a seat in the grandstands as well for the two days. This race will feature the best of the best in Pro Late Model racing. Teams from Indiana, West Virginia, Georgia, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, South Carolina, Ohio and Kentucky are about to undertake the most exciting and biggest race of their career. Last year’s event saw 55 competitors compete with Tim Dohm of Charleston, WV crowned the 2014 Fastrak World Champion. The two-day event will also offer up plenty of fan interaction with the BB&T Autograph session on Saturday September 19th. Friday September 18th admission prices will be: Adults / Seniors (60+) / Military / Students (11-17) – $15 and Children 10 and under free with paying adult. Competitor gates will open at 3pm with spectator gates opening at 5pm. On track action will begin at 6:30pm with hot laps. Saturday September 19th admission will be: Adults – $25, Seniors (60+) – $25, Military (active or retired w/I.D.) – $15, Students (11-17) – $10 and Children 10 and under free with paying adult. Competitor gates will open at 3pm with spectator gates opening 5pm. On track action will begin at 6:30pm with modified hot laps and qualifying. Don’t forget to “Like” us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/vamotorspeedway and follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/vamotorspeedway for the latest news and results. ABOUT VIRGINIA MOTOR SPEEDWAY: Bill Sawyer’s Virginia Motor Speedway is a ½ mile dirt oval track is located on U.S. Route 17, eight miles north of Saluda, VA and 25 miles south of Tappahannock, VA in Jamaica, VA. The speedway is just a short drive from Richmond, Fredericksburg, Southern Maryland and the Hampton Roads area. ABOUT JAMES RIVER EQUIPMENT: James River Equipment is your full-service equipment and tractor dealership dedicated to the needs of our agriculture, construction, forestry, commercial and residential customers in Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina. Our services include equipment sales, parts, service and rentals. With 30 full service locations and over 100 field service vehicles, we stand ready for when you need us to keep you up and running! For dealer locations and equipment info visit www.jamesriverequipment.com. To learn more about Bill Sawyer’s Virginia Motor Speedway and the Fastrak World Championship presented by James River Equipment fans may call the Speedway office at (804) 758-1VMS or visit the track’s web site at www.vamotorspeedway.com....

Speedway to Host Collision One / Aaron’s Championship Night This Saturday September 5th

Speedway to Host Collision One / Aaron’s Championship Night This Saturday September 5th

Jamaica, VA – Bill Sawyer’s Virginia Motor Speedway returns to racing this Saturday September 5th to host Collision One / Aaron’s Championship Night and final week of the 2015 VMS Dirt Series season featuring the Victory Lap Late Model, Aaron’s Pro Late Model, Budweiser Modified, Truckin Thunder Sportsman and Collision One Limited Stock Car divisions in action. Champions in all five divisions will be determined by night’s end. In the Aaron’s Pro Late Model division third generation driver Tyler Bare of Rockbridge Baths, VA continues atop the standings even after second place Mark Parks of Lynchburg, VA picked up the win this past Saturday. Bare’s advantage over Parks is now 34 points. If Bare holds on to collect the championship he will become the third generation of his family to win a championship at the speedway. In the Budweiser Modified division defending champion Matt Quade Mechanicsville, MD continues to lead the points although he gave up one point this past Saturday in a race that featured him in a three way battle for the win with Joey Polevoy and eventual race winner Brian Maxey. Quade has a 25 point lead on Joey Polevoy of Powhatan, VA as they head into the final event. In the Truckin Thunder Sportsman division Chad Beahr of Mechanicsville, VA rebounded from a terrible finish on August 15th with a third place finish on Saturday. Beahr got back some of the points he had lost and now holds a 25 point advantage over Tommy Upshaw of West Point, VA. Former track champion Roger Jamerson of Mechanicsville, VA will try one more time to collect his 200th career victory before the season ends. And in the Collision One Limited Stock Car division Ryan Hutchens of Providence Forge, VA continues atop the standings with a 30 point advantage over Chad Champion of Beaverdam, VA. Competitor gates for Saturday September 5th will open at 4pm with spectator gates opening at 5pm. On track activities will begin at 6:30pm with hot laps and features are scheduled for 8pm. Admission price for adults $12, seniors (60+) $10; military (active/retired w/ proper I.D.) $8, students 11 – 17 years old $6 and children 10 and under admitted free. Pit passes will be $20....

NEW TONIGHT: RACELOOP LIVE TIMING AND SCORING

NEW TONIGHT: RACELOOP LIVE TIMING AND SCORING

Jamaica, VA – Officials at Virginia Motor Speedway are excited to announce that the speedway will begin tonight to utilize RaceLoop Live Timing & Scoring. Whether you are here in the grandstands or at home (why you would be at home is a mystery) you can keep up with each driver and see where they are each lap. To see the live scoring feed log into: vamotorspeedway.raceloop.com/livetiming.php PLEASE BE PATIENT WITH US AS IT IS OUR FIRST TIME USING THE SOFTWARE!...

FAST FACTS: Tonight’s Northern Neck Chevrolet / Pepsi / WIGO Night

FAST FACTS: Tonight’s Northern Neck Chevrolet / Pepsi / WIGO Night

Jamaica, VA — The speedway will host Northern Neck Chevrolet / Pepsi / WIGO Night tonight! Competitor gates for Saturday August 8th will open at 4pm with spectator gates opening at 5pm. On track activities will begin at 6:30pm with hot laps. Features start at 8pm. Admission: Adults – $12; Seniors (60+) – $10; Military (active/retired) $8; Students (11-17) – $6 and kids 10 and under free. Pit passes (regardless of age) are $20. Divisions running tonight: Victory Lap Late Models (30 Laps); Aaron’s Pro Late Models (25 Laps); Truckin Thunder Sportsman (20 Laps); Budweiser Modifieds (25 Laps) and Collision One Limited Stock Cars (20 Laps). All divisions will run hot lap qualifying and features. Coolers are allowed (16″ or smaller), no glass allowed. Plenty of well lit, free parking. Camping is allowed (no hookups) must be self contained. For race day info call (804) 758-1867....

Speedway to Host Northern Neck Chevrolet / Pepsi / WIGO Night This Saturday August 29th

Speedway to Host Northern Neck Chevrolet / Pepsi / WIGO Night This Saturday August 29th

Jamaica, VA – Bill Sawyer’s Virginia Motor Speedway returns to racing this Saturday August 29th to host Northern Neck Chevrolet / Pepsi / WIGO Night and week thirteen of the 2015 VMS Dirt Series season featuring the Victory Lap Late Model, Aaron’s Pro Late Model, Budweiser Modified, Truckin Thunder Sportsman and Collision One Limited Stock Car divisions in action. With only two championship point races left the action on the track is sure to be exciting. In the Victory Lap Late Models defending champion Justin Williams of Concord, VA holds a one point lead over David Williams of Mechanicsville, MD in what is the tightest point battle of all five divisions. In the Aaron’s Pro Late Model division third generation driver Tyler Bare of Rockbridge Baths, VA holds a 41 point advantage over Mark Parks of Lynchburg, VA. If Bare holds on to collect the championship he will join his grandfather and father as champions at the speedway. In the Budweiser Modified division Matt Quade Mechanicsville, MD continues to lead the points even after a tough outing last time out. Quade has a 26 point lead on Joey Polevoy of Powhatan, VA with two races to go. In the Truckin Thunder Sportsman division Chad Beahr of Mechanicsville, VA holds a 14 point advantage over Tommy Upshaw of West Point, VA. Former track champion Roger Jamerson of Mechanicsville, VA will be trying to collect his 200th victory come Saturday night. And in the Collision One Limited Stock Car division Ryan Hutchens of Providence Forge, VA continues atop the standings with a 36 point advantage over Chad Champion of Beaverdam, VA. Competitor gates for Saturday August 29th will open at 4pm with spectator gates opening at 5pm. On track activities will begin at 6:30pm with hot laps and features are schedule for 8pm. Admission price for adults $12, seniors (60+) $10; military (active/retired w/ proper I.D.) $8, students 11 – 17 years old $6 and children 10 and under admitted free. Pit passes will be $20. Bill Sawyer’s Virginia Motor Speedway is a ½ mile dirt oval track is located on U.S. Route 17, eight miles north of Saluda, VA and 25 miles south of Tappahannock, VA in Jamaica, VA. The speedway is just a short drive from Richmond, Fredericksburg, Southern Maryland and the Hampton Roads area. Race fans can go to www.vamotorspeedway.com to view the complete schedule Virginia Motor Speedway’s 2014 season, find detailed event information, get the latest news, and get complete ticket and camping information. In addition, fans can get social with Virginia Motor Speedway by following @vamotorspeedway on Twitter, clicking “Like” at www.facebook.com/VaMotorSpeedway and on www.youtube.com/VaMotorSpeedway....

Walker Arthur Makes Late Pass to Win Aaron’s Pro Late Model Feature; David Williams, Bret Hamilton, Matt Ashworth and Ryan Hutchens Also Win

Walker Arthur Makes Late Pass to Win Aaron’s Pro Late Model Feature; David Williams, Bret Hamilton, Matt Ashworth and Ryan Hutchens Also Win

Jamaica, VA – Walker Arthur of Forest, VA put on a show on his way to picking up his first Aaron’s Pro Late Model win of the season at Bill Sawyer’s Virginia Motor Speedway. Arthur would work the cushion and pass then leader Davis Lipscombe on lap 22 out of turn 4 to take the lead and go on to the victory. Ricky Wells and Davis Lipscombe led the field to green with Lipscombe gaining control out of turn 2 to take the lead. Lipscombe pulled away to as much as a full straight lead as Wells, Arthur and Mark Parks battled for second. Arthur finally secured second from Wells on lap 11 out of turn 4. Arthur, using the cushion, began reeling in Lipscombe as the two worked through lapped traffic. On lap 20 Arthur had finally caught Lipscombe in turn 2. Lipscombe worked to keep Arthur at bay but as they exited turn 4 on lap 22 Arthur rocketed by to take the lead at the line. Arthur would go on to capture his first victory of the season. “The track was really fast tonight and the outside was working for me; it feels great to finally get this car back in victory lane,” commented Arthur in victory lane. Rounding out the top five were Davis Lipscombe, Mark Parks, fast qualifier Tyler Bare and Ricky Wells. In other action David Williams of Mechanicsville, MD picked up his second Victory Lap Late Model win; Bret Hamilton of Powhatan, VA would score his first Budweiser Modified win of the season; Matt Ashworth would score his first Truckin Thunder Sportsman victory and Ryan Hutchens of Providence Forge, VA would hold off Chris Champion for the win in Collision One Limited Stock Cars. In the Victory Lap Late Model 30 lap feature David Williams and Bill Hubbard led the field to green with Hubbard taking advantage from the outside to take the lead out of turn 2. Hubbard would pace the field with Williams and Stephen Childress battling for second. A caution on lap 6 saw the current point leader Justin Williams hit the wall in turn 1 ending his night. On the restart Williams and Childress battled for second while Hubbard pulled away. Williams would secure second on lap 8 and set out to catch Hubbard who had moved out to an eight car length lead. On lap 10 Williams swept outside Hubbard coming out of turn for to take the lead. A caution on lap 19 for Hubbard, who exploded a rearend , closed the field up for the final restart. On the restart Williams pulled away and went on to collect his second win of the season. Rounding out the top five were Childress, Billy Tucker, Anthony Kincaid and Joe Ender. In the Budweiser Modified 25 lap feature Bret Hamilton and Josh Harris led the field to green with Harris securing the top spot out of turn 2. Harris, Hamilton and Joey Polevoy battled for the top spot over the first 20 laps. On lap 20 Harris began showing smoke and on lap 21 Hamilton took advantage by diving under him in turn 1 to take the lead. Polevoy got by Harris in turn 1 on the following circuit but could not reel in the leader Hamilton who went on to take the win. Polevoy, Harris, William Mongold and Brent Bordeaux rounded out the top five. In the Truckin Thunder Sportsman 20 lap feature Matt Ashworth and Troy Doggett led the field to green with Ashworth taking the lead out of turn 2. Behind him Jeremiah Marshall, James Snead and Roger Jamerson all battled for second. The races only caution on lap 13 closed the field on Ashworth’s bumper for the restart. On the restart Ashworth pulled away and went on to take his first win of the season. Marshall, Snead, Joe Weiss and Roger Jamerson rounded out the top five. In the Collision One Limited Stock Car 20 lap feature David Bowler and Chad Champion led the field to green with Stephen Childress coming from his fourth place starting position to lead the first circuit. Childress pulled away as Champion, Brian Bradley, Ryan Hutchens and James Givens all battled for second. Givens would muscle his way to second by lap 10 and set out to reel in Childress. On lap 17 Childress would break in turn 2 and collect Givens in the process, sending both to the pits. Givens would return to the rear of the field as Hutchens lead the field back to green. On the final lap Chris Champion worked to get inside Hutchens down the backstretch with Cory Bradley right on his bumper. Hutchens led the three of them out of turn four to the line and picked up his third win of the season. Chris Champion, Cory Bradley, Blair Sibley and Marty Coltrain rounded out the top 5. The speedway will take the weekend of August 22nd off and return to racing Saturday August 29th to host Northern Neck Chevrolet / Pepsi / WIGO Night and week thirteen of the 2015 VMS Dirt Series season featuring the Victory Lap Late Model, Aaron’s Pro Late Model, Budweiser Modified, Truckin Thunder Sportsman and Collision One Limited Stock Car divisions in action. Competitor gates for Saturday August 29th will open at 4pm with spectator gates opening at 5pm. On track activities will begin at 6:30pm with hot laps and features are schedule for 8pm. Admission price for adults $12, seniors (60+) $10; military (active/retired w/ proper I.D.) $8, students 11 – 17 years old $6 and children 10 and under admitted free. Pit passes will be $20. Bill Sawyer’s Virginia Motor Speedway is a ½ mile dirt oval track is located on U.S. Route 17, eight miles north of Saluda, VA and 25 miles south of Tappahannock, VA in Jamaica, VA. The speedway is just a short drive from Richmond, Fredericksburg, Southern Maryland and the Hampton Roads area. Race fans can go to www.vamotorspeedway.com to view the complete schedule Virginia Motor Speedway’s 2014 season, find detailed event information, get the latest news, and get complete ticket and camping information. In addition, fans can get social with Virginia Motor Speedway by following @vamotorspeedway on Twitter, clicking “Like” at www.facebook.com/VaMotorSpeedway and on www.youtube.com/VaMotorSpeedway. MEDIA CONTACT: DAVE SEAY (804) 758-1867 OR (804) 357-7223 RACE RESULTS FOR SATURDAY AUGUST 15, 2015: Victory Lap Late Models (30 laps): A-Main: 1. 45-David Williams[1] ; 2. 08-Stephen Childress[4] ; 3. B1-Billy Tucker[7] ; 4. K1-Anthony Kincaid[9] ; 5. 5-Joe Ender[3] ; 6. 09-Larry Black[11] ; 7. 87-Walker Arthur[5] ; 8. 3-Billy Hubbard[2] ; 9. 22-David Steele[10] ; 10. 43-Buck Roadcap[6] ; 11. 2-Justin Williams[8] Fast Qualifier: Justin Williams – 18.609 seconds. Aaron’s Pro Late Models (25 Laps): A-Main: 1. 87-Walker Arthur[3] ; 2. 71-Davis Lipscombe[2] ; 3. 7P-Mark Parks[4] ; 4. 30-Tyler Bare[6] ; 5. 12-Ricky Wells[1] ; 6. 55-Jimmy Duncan[5] ; 7. 7-Corey Almond[7] ; 8. 36-Cory Dawson[10] ; 9. 30x-Darren Alvey[8] ; 10. 16-Brett Adkins[9] ; 11. 09-Brad Rigdon[11] ; 12. 44-Wes Banner[15] ; 13. 7x-Joey McClung[16] ; 14. 28-Carl Vaughan[14] ; 15. 15-Darrell Adkins[12] ; 16. 00*-Craig Guido[13] Fast Qualifier: Tyler Bare – 19.288 seconds. Truckin Thunder Sportsman (20 laps): A-Main: 1. 10-Matt Ashworth[1] ; 2. 6M-Jeremiah Marshall[6] ; 3. 15-James Snead[4] ; 4. 43J-Joe Weiss[5] ; 5. 8-Roger Jamerson[3] ; 6. 98-Troy Doggett[2] ; 7. 01-Tommy Upshaw[8] ; 8. 04-Mark Mullens[9] ; 9. 00-James Bunn[11] ; 10. 12-Russell Steele[12] ; 11. 40-John Bordeaux[10] ; 12. 7-Kevin Beahr[13] ; 13. 1-Chad Beahr[7] Fast Qualifier: Jeremiah Marshall – 22.360 seconds. Budweiser Modifieds (25 laps): A-Main: 1. 41-Bret Hamilton[1] ; 2. 51-Joey Polevoy[4] ; 3. 43-Josh Harris[2] ; 4. 3-William Mongold[6] ; 5. 40-Brent Bordeaux[7] ; 6. 01-Francis Jarrelle III[10] ; 7. 7+7-Jeff Solinger[9] ; 8. 57-Kelly Samuels[13] ; 9. 16-David Kendall[12] ; 10. 47-Matt Quade[8] ; 11. 33-Hunter McClendon[5] ; 12. 68-Adam Hoegerl[11] ; 13. 26x-James Sparks[3] ; 14. 75-Aaron Harris[14] ; 15. 10-Brian Dobie[15] Fast Qualifier: Hunter McClendon – 21.141 seconds. Collision One Limited Stock Cars (20 laps): A-Main : 1. 14-Ryan Hutchens[6] ; 2. 32M-Chris Champion[10] ; 3. 41-Cory Bradley[12] ; 4. 50-Blair Sibley[15] ; 5. 25-Marty Coltrain[5] ; 6. 14B-Brandon Bowler[13] ; 7. 08-Chad Champion[2] ; 8. 21-Ian Ogden[11] ; 9. 23-David Bowler[1] ; 10. 39-Cole Johnston[14] ; 11. 2-James Givens[8] ; 12. 03-Stephen Childress[4] ; 13. 35-Lucas Ward[7] ; 14. 18-John Hankins Jr.[9] ; 15. 40-Brian Bradley[3] ; 16. 37-Andy Taylor[17] ; 17. 26-Stephanie Stallings[16] Fast Qualifier: Ryan Hutchens – 24.051 seconds....

WE ARE RACING TONIGHT! WEEK 12 OF VMS DIRT SERIES SEASON

WE ARE RACING TONIGHT! WEEK 12 OF VMS DIRT SERIES SEASON

Jamaica, VA — The speedway will host week 12 of the VMS Dirt Series Season. Competitor gates for Saturday August 8th will open at 4pm with spectator gates opening at 5pm. On track activities will begin at 6:30pm with hot laps. Features start at 8pm. Admission: Adults – $12; Seniors (60+) – $10; Military (active/retired) $8; Students (11-17) – $6 and kids 10 and under free. Pit passes (regardless of age) are $20. Divisions running tonight: Victory Lap Late Models (30 Laps); Aaron’s Pro Late Models (25 Laps); Truckin Thunder Sportsman (20 Laps); Budweiser Modifieds (25 Laps) and Collision One Limited Stock Cars (20 Laps). All divisions will run hot lap qualifying and features. Coolers are allowed (16″ or smaller), no glass allowed. Plenty of well lit, free parking. Camping is allowed (no hookups) must be self contained. For race day info call (804) 758-1867....

Speedway Returns to Racing This Saturday August 15th

Speedway Returns to Racing This Saturday August 15th

Jamaica, VA – Bill Sawyer’s Virginia Motor Speedway returns to racing this Saturday August 15th to host week twelve of the 2015 VMS Dirt Series season featuring the Victory Lap Late Model, Aaron’s Pro Late Model, Budweiser Modified, Truckin Thunder Sportsman and Collision One Limited Stock Car divisions in action. Competitor gates for Saturday August 15th will open at 4pm with spectator gates opening at 5pm. On track activities will begin at 6:30pm with hot laps and features are schedule for 8pm. Admission price for adults $12, seniors (60+) $10; military (active/retired w/ proper I.D.) $8, students 11 – 17 years old $6 and children 10 and under admitted free. Pit passes will be $20. Bill Sawyer’s Virginia Motor Speedway is a ½ mile dirt oval track is located on U.S. Route 17, eight miles north of Saluda, VA and 25 miles south of Tappahannock, VA in Jamaica, VA. The speedway is just a short drive from Richmond, Fredericksburg, Southern Maryland and the Hampton Roads area. Race fans can go to www.vamotorspeedway.com to view the complete schedule Virginia Motor Speedway’s 2014 season, find detailed event information, get the latest news, and get complete ticket and camping information. In addition, fans can get social with Virginia Motor Speedway by following @vamotorspeedway on Twitter, clicking “Like” at www.facebook.com/VaMotorSpeedway and on www.youtube.com/VaMotorSpeedway....

WE ARE RACING TONIGHT – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

WE ARE RACING TONIGHT – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

Jamaica, VA — The speedway will host Xtra 99.1 | Hockey Fights Hunger Night to benefit FeedMore and the food bank. Competitor gates for Saturday August 8th will open at 4pm with spectator gates opening at 5pm. On track activities will begin at 6:30pm with hot laps. Features start at 8pm. Admission: Donate two (2) non-perishable food items and receive a FREE general admission ticket OR Adults – $12; Seniors (60+) – $10; Military (active/retired) $8; Students (11-17) – $6 and kids 10 and under free. Pit passes (regardless of age) are $20. Divisions running tonight: Victory Lap Late Models (30 Laps); Aaron’s Pro Late Models (25 Laps); Truckin Thunder Sportsman (20 Laps); Budweiser Modifieds (25 Laps) and Collision One Limited Stock Cars (20 Laps). All divisions will run hot lap qualifying and features. Coolers are allowed (16″ or smaller), no glass allowed. Plenty of well lit, free parking. Camping is allowed (no hookups) must be self contained. For race day info call (804) 758-1867....

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