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ROCKINGHAM — A NASCAR driver is teasing fans about the future of a former North Carolina race track.

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ROCKINGHAM — A lot of rubber was laid down on the road course of Rockingham Speedway on Saturday for MB Drift’s season opener.

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ROCKINGHAM — The team from MB Drift is excited to be a part of bringing motorsports back to Rockingham Speedway.

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Saturday, 06 February 2021 20:14

Go-karts race at the 'Little Rock'

ROCKINGHAM — The sound of small engines echoed throughout the “Little Rock” Saturday as drivers raced go-karts around half of the half-mile track.

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ROCKINGHAM — The half-mile oval behind Rockingham Speedway will get some use this year with a different type of racing.

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ROCKINGHAM — Just because the CARS Tour race has been moved to October doesn’t mean there won’t be racing at Rockingham Speedway this spring.

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ROCKINGHAM — The first race since 2013 planned for Rockingham Speedway has been pushed back nearly eight months.

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Monday, 21 December 2020 12:55

Rockingham Dragway announces 2021 schedule

ROCKINGHAM — A couple of 30th anniversary events, the addition of a second race in the Modern Street Hemi Shootout series, more “back to basics” street car races and the return of staples like the NHRA Sportsman Doubleheader, the Super Chevy Show, the Holiday Jr. Jam and the “Big John” Leviner Memorial Weekend Bracket Championships highlight a diverse 2021 schedule announced by Rockingham Dragway owner Steve Earwood.

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Sunday, 08 November 2020 12:46

The Championship 4 has ties to The Rock

Today, NASCAR ends it’s 2020 season with the championship race at Phoenix Raceway. Four drivers — Joey Logano, Chase Elliott, Denny Hamlin and Brad Keselowski — will battle it out for the Bill France Cup.

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ROCKINGHAM — Next generation drag racers from 15 states and Canada will descend on Rockingham Dragway this Thanksgiving weekend for the second annual Holiday Junior Jam featuring age group showdowns, pro tree shootouts, a host of special awards and a Saturday main event with a $5,000 top prize.

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