The V8 stock car racers headed to the Virginia International Raceway (VIR) for the Five Star Body Twins Race. The series competed on the 4.2 mile grand course. Bill Smith set the fastest times for Saturday's DRP Performance Products pole. Smith, also known as "Wild Bill", set the pace and held on for the race win. Rounding out the top five were Jeff Emery, Lee Arnold, Dean Baumgardner and John Ware.
Round 8 saw Smith again on the DRP pole. After a great race, the top finishers were as follows: Lee Arnold, Dean Baumgardner, Steve Magowan, John Ware and Phil Soucy. The top five in points now are Arnold, Smith, Emery, Massell and Magowan. V8 SCRRS like to thank SCCA North Carolina region for a great event, and VIR for their fantastic racing facility. The winners of the Valvoline prize pack were Dean Baumgardner and Phil Soucy.