ELMA, Washington — After a disappointing rainout last Saturday April 28th the Grays Harbor Raceway looks to continue the 2012 campaign this coming Saturday May 5th. With already one race in the record books fans just can’t wait to see racing again on the ultra fast speed factory, located at the Grays Harbor Fairgrounds in beautiful Elma, after a splendid season opener on April 21st.
Classes in competition will be 360 Sprints, USRA Modifieds, Hobby Stocks, and Hornets on Saturday night. Gates open at 2:30 for the pits and 4:30 for the grandstands with racing starting at 6:30. Prices for the event are the following: Adults $13, Senior (62+)/Juniors (15-18)/Military $10, Youths (6-14) $5, Youths (5 and Under) FREE, Family Pass (Two Adults and Up To Four Youths) $30, and Premium Seating $20.
The rest of the month of May will feature the following events at GHR. The 12th of May will be Pepsi Sampling Night with free Pepsi samples available and classes include the Northwest Wingless Tour, USRA Modifieds, Hobby Stocks, and Hornets. The 19th will see the return of both 360 Sprints and USAC Ford Focus Midgets as well as the USRA Modifieds and Hornets. The month will conclude with the ASCS-Northwest Region’s Spring Showdown on the 26th and 27th with USRA Modifieds and Hobby Stocks supporting the Sprints on both days as the support classes.
The Grays Harbor Raceway is known for its high speeds and side by side racing as well as its sheer large size. Hosting regular racing action from April to September with 360 Sprints, USRA Modifieds, USAC Midgets, Hobby Stocks, and Hornets as regular classes. In addition the venue will host the World of Outlaw Sprint Car Series and American Sprint Car Series-National Tour. You can keep up on all the latest activity at http://www.graysharborraceway.com for the latest news and stories.
Track: Grays Harbor Raceway
Date(s): Saturday May 5th, 2012
Pit Gates- 2:30
Front Gates- 4:30
Pit Pass- $30.00
Seniors (62+)/Juniors (15-18)/Military- $10.00
Youths (6-14)- $5.00
Youths (5 and Under)- FREE
Premium Seating- $20.00
Location: 32 Elma McCleary Road, Elma, WA, 98541
Track Contact: 360-482-4374
Sponsors: Lucky Eagle Casino, Cut Rate Auto Parts, Pepsi, Shipwreck Beads, Hoosier Tires, Grays Harbor County Fairgrounds, City of Elma Chamber of Commerce, Turbo Blue Racing Gasoline, 104.7 KDUX, KIX 95.3, Whitney’s Auto Group, Bulldog Trailers, Our Community Credit Union, Anytime Fitness 24 Hour Fitness Center, Budweiser, Contingency Connection
A Look Ahead:
May 5th- 360 Sprints, Modifieds, Hobby Stocks, Hornets
May 12th (Pepsi Sampling Night) – Northwest Wingless Tour, Modifieds, Hobby Stocks, Hornets
May 19th- 360 Sprints, Modifieds, USAC Midgets, Hornets
May 26th (Spring Showdown)- ASCS-Northwest Region Sprints, Modifieds, Hobby Stocks
May 27th (Spring Showdown)- ASCS-Northwest Region Sprints, Modifieds, Hobby Stocks