2015 Bojangles Southern 500
Darlington Raceway is one of the very best tracks in the entire racing world, though
you're not exactly going to really understand or appreciate that sitting at home wondering what the atmosphere of the big
race is like. There has never been a better time to come out for an unbelievable event sure to be filled with talented drivers
gunning for the finish line, giving you an experience that you'll be buzzing about long after it's all over. When the action
is heating up at Darlington and the Bojangles Southern 500 is completely up for grabs, the entire experience will completely
speak for itself, as the roar of the track is known to completely sweep fans up into the enthusiasm of the moment.
that's because Darlington Raceway is always popping each and every summer for the Bojangles Southern 500, one of the top races
on the calendar every year. Once you're there soaking up the vibes of a great race absolutely filled with talented drivers
doing their thing, you'll be glad that you're not sitting at home when you could actually be at Darlington, putting yourself
right in the thick of the action for all of the moments that you'll definitely want to be a part. NASCAR remains one of the
very best spectator sports in the world for a reason, and you'll definitely see why that is if you head out to see the Bojangles
Bojangles Southern 500 Event Info
With more than 60 years under its belt, the Bojangles
Southern 500 has grown into an absolute staple of the NASCAR circuit, and that's not something that's likely to change any
time in the future as the top drivers around continue to come to town. Incredible drivers like Bobby Allison, Cale Yarborough,
Jeff Gordon, Herb Thomas and more have won his event multiple times, making it the type of race where you can always find
a great driver working on an already impressive career resume. With the best drivers the sport has and a great venue that
is the perfect backdrop for all of the excitement, the heart-pounding action of the Bojangles Southern 500 is the type of
thing that every NASCAR fan needs to be a part of every one in a while.
The NASCAR Experience
are plenty of other NASCAR races and events, it all culminates with exciting events like the Bojangles Southern 500. This
is one of the very best races you'll find anywhere, as it brings all the best drivers from around NASCAR together for an event
that is highly anticipated around Darlington each and every year. We all know that you can just keep up with the action on
your smart phone, but you're way, way off if you ever think you're going to come close to the atmosphere that you'll find
if you're actually in the stands for all of the heart-pounding excitement. Even the DVR can't capture the action the same
way, as it's always that much more special when there isn't a pause button and a broadcaster feebly trying to explain how
amazing the atmosphere is.
Bojangles Southern 500 History
This one has been around for a while, as it
first formed in 1952 and has been through a steady stream of amazing moments and nail-biting finishes. Big names like Johnny
Allen, Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt are just a few of the legends who have made their mark on this race by taking the
checkered flag, and you never know who is going to be the next to punch it to the finish line and take a place next to the
NASCAR icons. This race has grown from 80 laps to 219 to 291 and finally to 367, which is what the race currently is. No matter
how many laps, however, the Bojangles Southern 500 is always bringing top-tier racing to the area, making it a race you simply
don't want to skip.
Bojangles Southern 500 Trivia
There is only one driver to win the Bojangles Southern
500 four consecutive years. Can you name the driver?
The answer is Jeff Gordon, who won it each year from 1995 to 1998.
Gordon would later add two more wins as well, making him the most successful driver in the history of the event.
Southern 500 Spectator Experience
Head on out to Darlington Raceway to see the Bojangles Southern 500 this year and
you won't regret seeing what is sure to be a great race filled with bench-gripping excitement that you won't find anywhere
else. As soon as you're there watching the top drivers around do their thing, you'll see with crystal clarity why there is
never going to be a substitution for the experience that you can have sitting in the stands watching these guys gun it for
the finish line with a great crowd that knows how to turn up in droves and show their passion and energy. With your favorite
driver whipping around the corner and gunning it for the finish, you might just find yourself completely hooked on the track.