Category: South Boston

Gargaro Wins Second in a Row in Emotional Start

Three weeks in and the storylines are starting to develop here in the GASS SoBo Sportsman division. The Canadian Contingent, lead by Ryan Messer (1), have made their presence felt up and down the pit lane at South Boston. Messer was sitting high, wide and handsome in first place...

The GASS Tank Issue 2: Out Now

Issue 2 of The Gass Tank The GASS Tank is a weekly PDF race day program. Each issue features a recap & results of the previous week’s race, a letter from Race Control, updated standings, and a bio of a different GASS driver in our “Fast Five with…”. In...

Ryan Messer Shows Why He’s the #1 Car in Season Opener

New Brunswick’s Ryan Messer (1) took down the season opener in tonight’s SoBo Sportsman Division feature, besting a field of 15 cars. Despite a session setting issue (no heat races), 15 drivers sessioned up for the first points race in GASS history. England’s Lewis Archer (46), a late addition...

Byron Bartlett & Ryan Messer Lead the Way in 2 Hour Practice Session

Eleven GASS drivers joined tonight’s two hour open track session at South Boston Speedway, with 9 Monte Carlos and just 2 Thunderbirds turning laps. And the 11 drivers turned a lot of laps, John Wilson turning 254 laps around the 4/10th mile oval. VR streamer Ryan Senneker had his...

Ayers Iracing Paints Announced as Sponsor of Sportsman Triple Crown

Ayers Iracing Paints, the official vinyl shop of GASS has officially signed-on to be the presenting partner for our inaugural Sportsman Triple Crown Series. Ayers Iracing Paints has put up a $25 winner-take-all championship fund as well. Three of the Sportsman Division regular season races will be special extra...

Inaugural GASS Race Season Scheduled for January 11

The Grassroots All-Star Series‘ first preseason has come to a conclusion, and the promotion is now preparing for it’s inaugural season of points racing which will commence on January 11th, 2022. The GASS SoBo Sportsman Division will run a 10-week/10-race season exclusively at South Boston Speedway.  The track was...

13 Racers Take Green For Final Recruiting Race

13 drivers competed in the final recruiting race held this evening at South Boston Speedway. This final session was incredibly forgettable, plagued by yellow flags and session setting complications. 25 drivers in total participated in one of the 4 recruiters this month, including members of the Bootleg Racing Series,...

Week 13 Caused Minor Chaos in Third Recruiting Race

Tuesday’s third recruiting event in the GASS SoBo Sportsman Division preseason series saw a green flag despite all odds. iRacing‘s week 13 updates took the system’s servers offline, that was exacerbated by Amazon’s northeast servers going offline.  GASS race control made an early (and ultimately incorrect) call to cancel...

Gargaro, Jr Goes 2 for 2 in GASS Recruiting Races

8 drivers qualified, and 7 ran in tonight’s second round of recruiting for the inaugural GASS SoBo Sportsman Division series. Last week’s winner Dave Gargaro, Jr (42DG), Stanley Carr II (17) and Paul Miles (96MA) returned for the second race.  They were joined by Virtual Grip & Bootleg Racing...