"I remember this track! A promoter came in and set up a race. He promised to give us a % of the receipts.
While we were out on the track racing. He left his old pickup truck and went up to the Bus Station and skipped with the money. "
"First round of qualifying was rained out on Thursday. The down time created an opportunity for some great stories to be told. - Spartanburg Herald
Bobby Isaac gave a few more details about why he chose to leave the #71 K&K team and join…"
"BROAD-SLAB SPEEDWAY - BENSON - 1/2 MILE DIRT OVAL (1960'S) DUNN-BENSON DRAGSTRIP - WASN'T LISTED IN OLD BOOK
OLD BOOK:THE HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN SPEEDWAY BY ALLAN E. BROWN
BENSON - SEE: BROAD-SLAB SPEEDWAY BROAD-SLAB SPEEDWAY - BENSON -…"
"Good eye Billy. I remember dad running a Franklin quick change floater in '67 on dirt. Franklin had a 9" Ford floater too but I don't remember when it came out but I bet you do. When did running a floater become standard in Grand…"
""Coastal Jack" Walker reported on this 1969 Dogwood 500 wreck by Ray Hendrick with Bugs Stevens for the lead at Martinsville during a "Racing Through History" "Goat Rodeo" broadcast segment on 10/21/2014. Next…"
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"The track at the D-B Drag Strip was called "Broad-Slab Speedway" don't know the origin of that name, but it's footprint could still be seen until it was partially bulldozed in a recent drag strip modernization project."