2014 STP Gas Booster 500 Details
Whenever the STP Gas Booster 500 gets underway, you can bank on a great crowd,
a field filled with unbelievable drivers and so much action that your jaw is sure to be dropping on the regular. There has
never been a better time to put down the remote and head out to see an exciting race filled with nail-biting moments that
you'll be talking about long after it's all over. The STP Gas Booster 500 has a long history of being one of the best sporting
events around Ridgeway, Virginia, a place that is filled with NASCAR love that boils over into the stands for an incredible
experience that you won't soon forget.
Martinsville Speedway is always popping each and every year for the STP Gas Booster
500, bringing the best the sport has to offer to an exciting racetrack that has been a staple of the Ridgeway sport scene
ever since it was opened in the 1947. There has never been a better time to put down the remote and make sure that you see
the action up close and personal as the STP Gas Booster 500 heats up once again this spring in an event that is sure to be
the talk of the town leading up to the opening lap. Once you're there soaking up the vibes of a great sporting event, you'll
be glad that you're not sitting anywhere else.
2014 STP Gas Booster 500 Drivers
Head on out to Martinsville
Speedway to see the STP Gas Booster 500 this year and you won't regret seeing what is sure to be at a great race filled with
electrifying excitement that you can only find at the stands with all the other real fans. NASCAR tickets are available for
the annual spring Sprint Cup race at the Martinsville Speedway, and fans in the northeast are always excited to gobble up
STP Gas Booster 500 tickets because they know what they're in store for – another heart-pounding event that will have
everyone out of their seat in no time. There is nothing quite like being there when the race is on the line, giving you plenty
of reasons to head out and see the action the way it was meant to be seen.
STP Gas Booster 500 History
STP Gas Booster 500, once named the DIRECTV 500 and Good's Fast Relief 500, among other names, is a NASCAR Sprint Cup stock
car race held at the Martinsville Speedway in Virginia. Join in the excitement of the 263-lap race that has become a staple
of the community for a reason, as this is a race that routinely pits some of the best drivers around in a heart-pounding race
that will have you jumping out of your seat in no time. There has never been a better time to head out and see a great sporting
event that is sure to be absolutely loaded with some of the best NASCAR excitement that you're going to find anywhere, as
there is nothing like being there so you can feel the roar of the crowd for all the big moments of the STP Booster 500 –
a race that has been around since the late-1940s and remains a staple of the NASCAR scene for a reason.
Booster 500 Trivia
Did you know that Richard Petty holds the all-time lead with nine different wins at this race?
the race has been called plenty of different names over the years, the name changes never really bothered legendary driver
Richard Petty, who took the checkered flag nine different times between 1960 and 1979. After two decades of complete dominance
at this one, Petty would pass on the torch to other great drivers like Rusty Wallace, Dale Earnhardt (you might have heard
of him) and Darrell Waltrip, all of whom have won at least three different times at Martinsville.
Though there are plenty of other NASCAR races and events, it all culminates with exciting events like the
STP Gas Booster 500 as the best drivers come together for an exciting show filled with the brightest stars of NASCAR. 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 Ridgeway 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 as the STP Gas Booster 500 heats up at a world-class venue
that always brings in plenty of fans. Once you're there, with the race steaming towards the finish and all your favorite drivers
jockeying for position for a run at the checkered flag, you'll be happy that you're not still sitting in your living room.