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Rest in peace Randy

Randy Cook, age 63 passed away Friday, July 20, 2018, peacefully at his home.
Chilhowie, VA
Randy was born in Smyth County, VA. Randy was never afraid to take a chance in life, he started a business from scratch and it lasted over forty years.  He was known throughout as one of the best in auto body and frame work men in this […]

14th Annual FASTRAK Triple Crown to conclude at Wythe Raceway; July 28

14th Annual FASTRAK Triple Crown to conclude at Wythe Raceway; July 28

14th Annual FASTRAK Triple Crown to conclude at Wythe Raceway; July 28

After two of the three races washed out on Memorial Day weekend, the 14th Annual FASTRAK Triple Crown is set to conclude on July 27th and 28th.  season at Beckley  The final leg of the FASTRAK Triple Crown will be hosted by Wythe Raceway, with a $3,000 to win feature […]

July 14 Feature Winners and Press Release

July 14 Feature Winners and Press Release

When the pits are full of cars from all over the United States, Canada and even Australia, the grand stands packed with race fans, that’s how you know it’s going to be a night of excitement. Schaeffer’s Oil Southern National Super Late Models joined our Wythe Raceway family in running a fifty-three lap […]

Dale McDowell cruises to win at Wythe Raceway

Dale McDowell cruises to win at Wythe Raceway

Dale McDowell Surges to Third Career Southern Nationals Victory in Season Opener
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
By Chris Tilley
RURAL RETREAT, VA (July 14, 2018)—From start to finish, Dale McDowell showed sheer domination during the Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Series presented by Sunoco Race Fuels and Tennessee RV opening event at Wythe Raceway Saturday Night.
 
The Chickamauga, Ga. driver drove the Shane McDowell Racing entry […]

Dale McDowell wins the $10,000.00 Schaeffer’s Southern Nationals

Dale McDowell wins the $10,000.00 Schaeffer’s Southern Nationals

Dale McDowell drove to a $10,000 victory in a 53-lap event that kicked off the 14th edition of the Ray Cook-founded Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Series (presented by Sunoco and Tennessee RV Supercenter) tonight (July 14) at Wythe Raceway in Rural Retreat, Va.
McDowell shared the front row in the 31-car field with Brandon Overton, and the pair spent the first […]

Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Series Runs July 14th Through July 28th   

Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Series Runs July 14th Through July 28th   

Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Series Runs July 14th Through July 28th   
 
By Chris Tilley, Series Publicist
 
BRASSTOWN, NC. – July 6, 2018 –The busiest weeks of dirt track racing in the Southeast kick off on Saturday July 14th at WYTHE RACEWAY with the running of the Fourteenth Annual Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Series presented by Sunoco Race Fuels and Tennessee RV.
 
Drivers will race for over $266,000 in […]

June 30 Penalties

June 30 Penalties

Attention: K&K Insurance Notice: You must be at least 25 feet back from front straight banking. NOONE is permitted to stand on the bank from turn 4 to turn 1 or turn 2 to turn 3.

Do Not Stand on Bank in the Front stretch or Back Stretch.

 

This is per our insurance company. K&K sent signs. This is serious, and violators […]

July 7, Fan Appreciation Schedule of Events

July 7, Fan Appreciation Schedule of Events

 

 

 

 

Double Points
Fan Appreciation, Come join us as we bring all the drivers and cars out to the front straight. Check out the Late Models, Vintage cars from the past and everything in between. Meet and talk to your favorite drivers, get autographs and hero cards.

Look at the race cars up close and get prizes!
We are excited to […]

June 30 Fireworks and Racing Feature Winners Press Release

June 30 Fireworks and Racing Feature Winners Press Release

With a huge crowd on hand for superior racing and an amazing firework show Wythe Raceway was the place to be Saturday night. The NRV Furniture UCAR was the first class to set the stage for the night.  They had a rough couple of starts in the beginning, but things quickly settled out. On lap three Destiny Huffman, Chilhowie Robert Felts, […]