Articles tagged ‘Southern National (N.C.) Motorsports Park’

Apr 09

Like Father Like Son; The Gilliland’s

Todd Gilliland and David Gilliland Mooresville, NC. April 7, 2015. The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree in the Gilliland household. Like father like son, Todd Gilliland is following in his father David’s footsteps and quickly making a name for himself in the racing world. The young 14-year-old from North Carolina turned a lot of heads when he won the inaugural CARS Tour Late Model Stock race at Southern Nationals Motorsports Park on March 28. “I grew up watching my dad race in Southern California,” said David Gilliland, “I remember hanging on the fence dreaming about being a race car driver one day.” David grew up turning wrenches on his father’s car before building his own dirt car and competing at Perris Auto Club Speedway ... FULL STORY »

Strong Debut for LFR Driver Development Group in CARS Tour Season Opener

LFR Chassis Houff and Galloway Shine in Debut Race at Southern National Motorsports Park MOORESVILLE, N.C. (April 6, 2015) – LFR Driver Development competitors Quin Houff and Grant Galloway made their team debuts in the inaugural CARS Tour Super Late Model race ... FULL STORY »

Todd Gilliland Earns First Late Model Stock Car Win

Todd Gilliland Wins Championship Auto Racing Series (CARS) Late Model Stock Tour Season Opener 14-Year-Old Makes Late-Race Pass to Take Checkers at Southern National SHERRILLS FORD, N.C. (March 29, 2015) - Todd Gilliland earned his first Late Model Stock Car victory with a dramatic come-from-behind effort at Southern National Motorsports Park Saturday night. Veteran ... FULL STORY »

Cole Timm, Todd Gilliland Victorious In CARS Tour X-1R 300 Opener

Cole Timm Wins CARS Opener At SNMP LUCAMA, NC (March 29, 2015) - The first race for the newly formed CARS Racing Tour was a massive success as youngsters ruled the roost in two fields dominated by racing veterans on Saturday night. Cole Timm took the Super ... FULL STORY »

Race Purse Increases to Greet Racers at Southern National Motorsports Park

Southern National Motorsports Park Lucama, NC – Southern National Motorsports Park has unveiled its purses for the 2015 season, increasing payouts which should lead to an increase in car counts for the upcoming season which gets started on April 11th. “I’m excited to release ... FULL STORY »

Southern National Champion Haley Moody Wins NASCAR’s Diverse Driver Award

Haley Moody Lucama, NC – Haley Moody’s championship season at Southern National Motorsports Park has earned the 19-year-old driver NASCAR’s Diverse Driver Award which she will accept at the Daytona International Speedway on February 20th. The Diverse Driver Award recognizes Moody, from Kinston, ... FULL STORY »

Halloween Spooktacular 150 to Race This Weekend

Southern National Motorsports Park Enduros, Limited Late Models to highlight race event Lucama, NC -- The Halloween Spooktacular 150 will run this weekend. Weather Friday looks beautiful, and Southern National Motorsports Park will have open practice from 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM (pit gates ... FULL STORY »

Reid Wilson
Injury Sidelines Reid Wilson For Coastal Plains
Posted 09.18.14
Reid Wilson Racing Regroups Following Southern National Incident HUNTERSVILLE, North Carolina (September 18, 2014) - - Reid Wilson Racing (RWR) announced today that it will be necessary to sit out this weekend’s X-1R Pro Cup Series event at Coastal Plains Speedway, because of injuries sustained at Southern National (N.C.) ...FULL STORY »
Tommy Lemons Jr Wins Southern National Motorsports Park Track Championship
Tommy Lemons Jr. Seals the Deal at Southern National
Posted 09.15.14
Troy, NC – Tommy Lemons Jr. went into the championship weekend at Southern National Motorsports Park on September 12, 2014 with four wins and 12 podium finishes in the tracks previous 19 events. The impressive consistency of his season put him in position to walk away with the track ...FULL STORY »
Dalton Sargeant
Dalton Sargeant to attempt a ‘double header’ this weekend at Southern National Motorsports Park and South Boston Speedway
Posted 09.11.14
Charlotte, N.C. (September, 11 2014) - Dalton Sargeant and the No. 54 Lee Pulliam Performance / Kiker Motorsports team are looking forward to a double-header weekend at Southern National Motorsports Park and South Boston Speedway this weekend. On Friday, September 12 Southern National Motorsports Park will host twin ...FULL STORY »
Caleb Holman Wins Golden Leaf At Southern National Motorsports (N.C.) Park
Caleb Holman Dominates at Southern National Despite on Track Fireworks in His Review Mirror
Posted 09.08.14
Mooresville, NC 9/8/14- Caleb Holman made it look easy Saturday night at Southern National Motorsports Park (Lucama, NC) winning the Golden Leaf 200 in dominating fashion to kick off the 2014 X-1R Pro Cup Championship Series. The Abingdon, Virginia driver took the lead on lap fifty-one and never looked over ...FULL STORY »
Reid Wilson
Go Big Or Go Home For Reid Wilson At Southern National
Posted 09.04.14
KENLY, North Carolina (September 4, 2014) - - Make no mistake, X-1R Pro Cup Series competitor Reid Wilson is on the verge of winning a race. In fact, victory should have been his in last month’s Food County 200 at Motor Mile (Va.) Speedway, but a mechanical failure while leading ...FULL STORY »
Southern National Motorsports Park
Official Statement on Technical Inspection of #5 & #27 Late Model Stocks
Posted 07.22.14
Lucama, NC -- The following is a statement from Southern National Motorsports Park track management regarding post-race inspection of the cars of #5 Lee Pulliam and #27 Tommy Lemons Jr.: During the post-race tech inspection conducted July 19th the exhaust collector pipes from the #5 and #27 cars came ...FULL STORY »
Southern National Motorsports Park
Southern National Motorsports Park Returns to Action With the Memorial Day 290
Posted 05.22.14
Lucama, NC -- Racing returns to Southern National Motorsports Park this Saturday night, May 24, with the Memorial Day 290. All active-duty and retired military will get in free (with valid ID) for this special event, featuring 100 laps from the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Late Model Stocks. ...FULL STORY »
Southern National Motorsports Park
Lee Pulliam Jr., David Garbo Jr. Split Easter Bunny 320
Posted 04.14.14
Lucama, NC -- In the Southern National Motorsports Park season opener, Lee Pulliam won by coming from the back of the field, passing 20 cars on the way to victory. Saturday night he made it look much easier, winning from the pole in the first 75 lap NASCAR Whelen ...FULL STORY »
Southern National Motorsports Park Joins with
Posted 03.28.14
Lucama, NC -- Since purchasing Southern National Motorsports Park, owners Michael Diaz and Jerry Brown have kept the track at the forefront of the local racing scene. In 2013, SNMP streamed the its famous Thanksgiving All-Star Classic live for those who were unable to make the event. For ...FULL STORY »

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