DAYTONA BEACH, Fl — Thursday, August 12, 2010) - Another great weekend of racing is on tap this weekend in the American Speed Association. Here is a look at what is happening.
ASA MIDWEST TOUR (Super Late Models, Sportsman, Trucks)
(Dells Raceway Park, Wisconsin Dells, WI)
Race fans in the Midwest will be in for a treat this Saturday night as all three of ASA Midwest Tour's divisions will be in action on the same night at Dells Raceway Park, an ASA Member Track. The Super Late Models will be competing in the Wisconsin Dells 100. The Sportsman will compete in a 35-lap feature and the Trucks will have a 40-lap main event.
ASA MEMBER TRACKS
Start the weekend off with the hot racing action at Ace. The Late Models, Modifieds, Limiteds, and Extremes will be in action. Grandstands open at 6 p.m. with racing at 8 p.m.
BIG COUNTRY SPEEDWAY
It will be a busy weekend at Wyoming's popular asphalt oval. On Friday, they will host a Monster Truck Show. Gates open at 5 p.m. $20 for adults and $15 for kids. On Saturday, it's a regular program with Late Models, Grand American Mods, Sportsman, Micro Sprints, Mod Coupes, Legends, and High Plains Mods. Racing gets underway at 6 p.m.
CORPUS CHRISTI SPEEDWAY
(Corpus Christi, TX)
A full racing program is on tap this Saturday night. The Bombers, Front Runners, Sport Mods, Super Street, and Texas Thunder will all be in action. Gates open at 6:00 p.m. with racing at 8:00 p.m.
DELLS RACEWAY PARK
(Wisconsin Dells, WI)
Will be hosting all three of the ASA Midwest Tour divisions this Saturday night. The DRP Bandits are also competing. Gates open at 4 p.m., qualifying at 4:30 p.m. and racing at 6:30 p.m.
DESOTO SUPER SPEEDWAY
Desoto is back in action this Saturday night! The Bombers, Truck Series, Pure Stocks, Flyin 4's, Magic 4's, Open Wheel Modifieds, Street Stocks, and Mini Stocks will be in action. Gates open at 5 p.m. with racing at 7 p.m.
DILLON MOTOR SPEEDWAY
Returns to action on Saturday, August 21st with $5.00 grandstand admission.
EAST BAY RACEWAY PARK
ASA Sanctioned racing returns to East Bay Raceway Park on Saturday, Aug. 28th, 2010. Racing divisions include Gagels' Auto Parts Open Wheel Modifieds, Precision Kia Street Stocks, Outlaw 4s, motiorstats.com 4 Cylinder Bombers, Dirt Daubers and Old time Modifieds.
GRAYS HARBOR RACEWAY
Fair Night at the Races this Saturday night with Motorsports Mania. The World Famous Domino Bus Jump, Fireworks Show, Modifieds, Hobby Stocks and Hornets will be in action. Front gate opens at 4:30 p.m. with racing at 6:30 p.m.
HARTFORD MOTOR SPEEDWAY
Amerigas Kids Bike Races and Indiana Night is this Friday night. The UMP Late Models, UMP Modifieds, Stock Cars, and Pure Stocks will be in action. Grandstands open at 6 p.m. with racing at 8 p.m.
Shriners Night is this Saturday night. All Shriners in uniform and fez will get 50% off admission. The Mini Stocks will have a 40-lap feature. The Late Models, Grand American Modifieds, Hornets, and Mini Sprints will also be in action.
ILLIANA MOTOR SPEEDWAY
The Illiana motor Speedway will turn back the clock this Sat. nite Aug 14 as it presents The 2nd Annual Gas City Vintage Invitational and welcomes Past Champions, retired Drivers, Car owners, and racing officials from "The Golden age of Racing" to the speedway for a night of nostalgia, great stories and lots of fun. The Vintage cars, replicas of famous 50`s, 60`s and 70`s stockcars will compete on the historic ½ mile track. A full program of stock car competition is scheduled for the track's half-mile and quarter-mile ovals. The high speeds attained on the area's only half-mile paved oval are incredible!
INDE MOTORSPORTS RANCH
Bondurant will be at Inde on August 12th. Inde Summer Pass Private Track Day is available from August 14 & 15.
LEBANON I-44 SPEEDWAY
Another Monster Energy Chase for the Cup points battle is on tap for this week which will be Central Bank Night at the Races. Gates open at 5. Hot laps will start at 6 and racing at 7:30. Grandstand admission is $10 for adults; $5 for ages 11-16 and free for 10 kidsand under. Tier parking on the Budweiser Wild Side is $12 for adults; $7 for ages 11-16 and free for 10 and under with a $2 discount for senior citizens and those in the military.
LONESOME PINE RACEWAY
Racing action returns on August 28th with the Faster Pastor race. Any interested Pastors that would like to compete should call the track office for more information.
MADISON INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY
A full racing program is scheduled for this Friday night with all five racing divisions in action. Pit gates open at 3:30 with hot laps at 4:45, qualifying at 6:15 and racing at 7:30.
Eve of Destruction II featuring the Worlds Famous Boat Race is this Saturday night. The Armaggedon Jet Car, Hornets in the Gauntlet Race, Bicycle Race of Destruction plus the Modifieds, Legends and Thunder Dogs in action. Also, bike races for the kids at 6:00 p.m. Gates open at 4:00 p.m. with racing at 6:30 p.m.
A full racing program is scheduled for this Friday night with the Werner Electric 50. Late Models, Street Stocks, Slammers and Fab 4's will be in action. Grandstands open at 5:00 p.m. with racing at 7:30 p.m. The SCCA Autocross will be at the track on Sunday.
ORANGE SHOW SPEEDWAY
(San Bernardino, CA)
The battle for the Super Late Model championship at Orange Show Speedway has become a two-driver contest with four races to go and just six points separating leader David Ross and reigning champion Mark Shackleford after eight events at the ASA Member Track. They'll continue their rivalry Saturday (Aug. 14) night in a 50-lap main event that will close a program featuring the Team Too Pony Stocks, Dwarf Cars and USAC Ford Focus Midgets and Jr. Focus Midgets. Competitors will enter the pits through Gate 11 for the balance of the season. That gate will open at 1 p.m. and practice will get under way at approximately 2:30 p.m. this week, but beginning Aug. 21 the gate will open at 2 p.m. with practice at 3:30. Spectator gates will open at 4 p.m., as usual, with the first race at 7 p.m. However, there will not be any on-track autograph session.
RED RIVER SPEEDWAY
(North Wichita Falls, TX)
Blue Bell Super Night of Racing with Free Blue Bell For All the Kids!!!!! We'll Have the USST Trucks, We'll Have the Legends, We'll Have the Bandolero's, We'll Have NasKarts, Along with All Our Regular Classes: SuperStock, Thunderstock, Mod 4, Chargers, and Hornets ! You Don't Want To Miss This!
ROCKY MOUNTAIN RACEWAYS
(West Valley City, UT)
Maverik Clash of the Titans IV Monster Truck Nationals is this Saturday night. See some of the top monster trucks compete along with the Maverik Modifieds and Ford Focus Midgets. Maverik Clash of the Titans XIV is Saturday, August 14 and Sunday, August 15. Gates open at 4 p.m., qualifying begins at 5 p.m. and racing begins at 6 p.m. Adults are $20 and youth (5-12) are $15 on Saturday and $10 on Sunday.
SHANGRI LA II MOTOR SPEEDWAY
(Tioga Center, NY)
Shangri-La II Motor Speedway and its fans pay tribute to the greatest modified driver of them all, the Rapid Roman, a nine-time national champion and a three-time champion of the original Shangri-La, with a 61-lap feature event. The ASA Late Models will go 30 laps, the Sportsman Modifieds 25 laps, and the Street Stocks 20 laps. Pit gates open at 4:00 p.m., hot laps start and grandstands open at 5:30, and the first heat hits the concrete at 7:00 p.m. Adult general admission is $12, kids 10 and under are free, and pit admission is $30.
Round 13 of the Foothills Toyota Tundra Racing Series features the 410's Sprints, 360 Sprints, Sportsman Sprints and the Outlaw Hornets. Racing at 7:00pm.
SOUTHERN OREGON SPEEDWAY
KMVU DT Fox 26 Night at the Races is this Saturday night. The Wingless Sprints and Midgets will be in action along with the Dwarf Cars and Mini Stocks. Grandstands open at 4:00 p.m. with races starting at 6:00 p.m.
STATE PARK SPEEDWAY
There's just three races left at State Park Speedway for the 2010 season! This Thursday come see the State Park Speedway 75 and support divisions, including the Snap On Mini-Mods and pure stocks.
Grandstand gates will open at 4P, and qualifying for all classes will begin at 4:15P. Opening ceremonies will take place at 6:00 p.m., immediately followed by feature races by the following classes and series: TSRS Late Models, TSRS Allison Legacys, Pro Trucks, SportMods, ASA A-Line Super Stocks, Thunder Stocks, Grand Stocks and Mini Stocks. Also on the agenda are Kids' Bike Races (includes bicycles, tricycles and Power Wheels) and Kiddie Rides.
TUCSON RACEWAY PARK
Metal Mulisha action on September 11.
VIRGINIA MOTOR SPEEDWAY
Bill Sawyer's Virginia Motor Speedway will host National Guard, NAPA of King William and Tappahannock Night at the Races this Saturday, August 14th. Come out and help us honor those that serve in the Virginia Army National Guard. The night's activities will include the Victory Lap Late Models, Truckin Thunder Sportsman, Budweiser Modifieds and the Collision One Limited Stock Cars in action. Competitor gates for Saturday, August 14th will open at 4pm with spectator gates opening at 6pm. On track activities will begin at 6:30pm with hot laps. Adult admission is just $10, Senior $8, Military $5, Students 13 -17 yrs old $7, Children 7 - 12 yrs old $4 and Children 6 and under free.
This week, Saturday August 14th the Wilmot Raceway has a very big night planned. Open Wheel fans will see the Goodyear 410 Winged Sprints, the Illini Midget Series, Fec's Place Mini-Sprnts, Don's Auto & Machine Modifieds, and that foursome will be joined by the R.A. Adams Enterprises Street Stocks.
The first ever Yakima Speedway Open Wheel Extravaganza is this Saturday night. The Cast Iron Nationals 360 Sprint Cars, Vintage Modifieds, Washington Midget Association and the West Coast Vintage Racers will be in action. Gates open at 4 p.m. with opening ceremonies at 6 p.m.
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