PHOTOS: 2016 Myrtle Beach 400 Week No. 1

by November 13, 2016

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – Myrtle Beach Speedway hosted its first week of the 24th annual Myrtle Beach 400 on Friday and Saturday.

Gerald Benton kicked off the weekend by winning the Southeast Limited Late Model Challenger feature on Friday. On Saturday, Andrew Durham was the first driver to visit Victory Lane after winning the 40-lap Mini Stock feature. Hayes Goodson, driver of the No. 13 Florence-Darlington Technical College  Super Truck won the 100-lap feature after starting on the pole and making a late-race charge fore the victory. The final race of the weekend at the NASCAR-sanctioned track was the  100-lap Southeast Limited Late Model Pro feature that was won by Terry Evans.

Hunter Thomas was at the track covering the event. Below are the photos that he captured from throughout the day on Saturday.