Another busy September weekend is on tap for ASA Member Tracks and Series. Here is a look at what is happening from coast-to-coast. Some are even crowning their 2010 champions!
ASA TRUCK SERIES
(The Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Las Vegas, NV)
After a two month break, the popular west coast truck series is back in action on Saturday night with a 100-lap event. Joey Licata has a 60-point lead over Mike Herda in their 2010 standings.
ASA INTERSTATE RACING ASSOCIATION
(Superior Speedway, Superior, WI & Cedar Lake Speedway, New Richmond, WI)
It's a double header weekend for the fast 410 winged sprints. On Friday, they will visit Superior Speedway in Superior, WI for the Northern Nationals. On Saturday they will head south to Cedar Lake Speedway in New Richmond, WI for the Jerry Richert Memorial.
ASA MIDWEST SPORTSMAN TOUR
(Dells Raceway Park, Wisconsin Dells, WI)
Only two events remain on the 2010 schedule. The first of those two will take place this Saturday night at Dells Raceway Park, an ASA Member Track in Wisconsin Dells, WI. Chris Marek has an 11-point lead over Jay Kalbus in the standings.
ASA NORTHWEST SPRINT CAR RACING ASSOCIATION SPRINT CAR SERIES
(Evergreen Speedway, Monroe, WA)
The season finale for the fast asphalt winged sprint cars is this Saturday night on the fast 5/8-mile oval. Matt Hein will be going for his third championship in a row.
ASA MEMBER TRACKS
Join us this Friday, September 10th, for the 9/11 Tribute at Ace Speedway. Champions will be crowned in the Dick Shirley Chevrolet Late Models and King's Auto Salvage Extremes divisions. There will be $2000 to win with additional purse for the Late Models. Other divisions in action this Friday night include the Southern Ground Pounders and Street Stocks. Servicemen, police and firemen with ID will be admitted to this week's race for just $5. This $5 discount applies for up to 4 members of that person's family.
BIG COUNTRY SPEEDWAY
Racing returns this Saturday night. The Dwarfs, Super Stocks, Sportsman, Mod 4's, Warriors, Micro Sprints, and a Trailer Race are all on the schedule. Racing gets underway at 6 p.m.
DELLS RACEWAY PARK
(Wisconsin Dells, WI)
Their final event of their 2010 season will be a big one this Saturday night. The Xtreme Winged Sprint Car Series, Mid-American Stock Car Series, ASA Midwest Sportsman Tour will all be in action. Plus fireworks after the races. Raindate is Sunday, September 12th. Gates open at 3 p.m., qualifying at 4 p.m. with racing at 6:30 p.m.
DESOTO SUPER SPEEDWAY
The Big Boys are back in town with a host of your favorite drivers...It's the Hoosier Elite Late Models 75 laps plus Q Auto and Injury Attorneys Pure Stocks, Open Wheel Modifieds, Sturdy Built Flyin 4s, Magic 4s, Street Stocks and Mod-Minis. Be sure to bring your family and friends for some fast action racing...See you at the races! Gates Open: 5pm and Racing: 7pm sharp! Admission: Adults $15 and Kids 12 & under FREE
DILLON MOTOR SPEEDWAY
Will be back in action on Saturday, September 18th with a great night of racing.
EAST BAY RACEWAY PARK
ASA sanctioned racing returns to East Bay Raceway Park on Saturday, September 11, 2010. Action for Racecar Engineering Late Models, Gagel's Auto Parts Open Wheel Modifieds, Q Auto & Injury Attorney Limited Late Models, Precision Kia Street Stocks and motorstats.com 4 cylinder Bombers will fill the bill.
GRAYS HARBOR RACEWAY
Season Championships are this Saturday night for all of the divisions. Main events only. Front gate opens at 3:30 p.m.
HARTFORD MOTOR SPEEDWAY
The 12th King of Michigan is this Friday night with the SOD Sprint Cars. Plus, it's Stock Car and Pure Stock Cheaters Night. Grandstands open at 6 p.m. with racing at 8:00 p.m.
The Grand American Modifieds Fall Classic 100 is this Saturday night. Street Stocks, Mini Stocks, Hornets and CARC Modifieds will also be in action. Grandstands open at 3 p.m.
ILLIANA MOTOR SPEEDWAY
The 49th Annual Bettenhausen Classic 100 is this Saturday night. See the best super late model competitors challenge the half-mile in this prestigious event. Plus the Chi-Town Turbo Stox Spectacular. First race is at 7:00 p.m.
INDE MOTORSPORTS RANCH
No activity is scheduled this weekend.
LEBANON I-44 SPEEDWAY
The Dirt B-Mods will be running on asphalt this Saturday night along with the normal weekly classes. Plus, there is added money from Carget Motors for the Late Models. All firefighters and police officers get free grandstand admission on Saturday night!
LONESOME PINE RACEWAY
Join the Action this Saturday Sept 11th as the Lonesome Pine Raceway Charger division hits the high banks of Bristol Motor Speedway. This historic date will be filled with lots of racing action with the Hooters Pro Cup and Frank Kimmel Street Stocks headlining the days events. There is no racing at the track this weekend.
MADISON INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY
Will be back in action on September 24-25 for the First Supply Fall Classic.
The Late Model Sportsman Championship is this Saturday night. Plus, the Idaho Sprint Car and Roadster League, Legends, Mini Stocks and Jr. Stingers will be in action. Gates open at 4:00 p.m. racing at 6:30 p.m.
Thank you for a great 2010 season! See you in 2011.
ORANGE SHOW SPEEDWAY
(San Bernardino, CA)
The Lucas Oil Modifieds will be the star attraction for the final Special Event of the season at the ASA Member Track adjacent to the National Orange Show, but the JAM Sportswear Late Models may provide the fireworks. Two weeks ago, for example, there were on-track incidents that triggered confrontations in the pits and had long-time racers and observers talking about the "good old days," when it sometimes took longer to stop the fights than it had to run the race. What no one knows for sure, though, is whether the recent turmoil has been due to the heat of the championship race or the heat, period, and whether it will continue Saturday night when the Late Models 50-lap main event will bring the busy schedule to a close. It will start with qualifying at about 5:15 p.m. and a "B" main that will determine the final qualifiers for the Lucas Oil Modifieds main event, the K&N Filters Topless 100. Trophy Dashes are scheduled to get under way at 7 p.m. and will be followed by 35-lap races for Stock Cars USA, Pick-A-Part Street Stocks and Pro 4s, the Modifieds feature and the JAM Sportswear Late Model contest. Spectator gates will open at 4 p.m. General admission tickets for this Special Event are priced at $15, but law enforcement personnel with valid identification will be admitted for $7. Admission is $13 for seniors (60 and older), students 11 to 18 and military personnel with valid identification and $65 for a Family pack, which includes admission for four plus a hot dog and small soft drink for each person. Children 10 and under are free. Parking is $5, with entry through Gate 4 off Mill Street.
RED RIVER SPEEDWAY
(North Wichita Falls, TX)
Sept. 11 - Honor our First Responders and Military Personnel. Legends & Bandoleros Are Back. Bombers Are Back. Plus - Last Points Race of the Season. All Military, Police, Firefighters 1/2 Price.
ROCKY MOUNTAIN RACEWAYS
(West Valley City, UT)
Weekly ASA Racing action this Saturday night. The USAC Sprint Cars, Maverik Modifieds, Super Stocks, Mini Cups, and Hornets will be in action. Gates open at 4 p.m. with qualifying at 5 p.m. Racing at 6 p.m.
SHANGRI LA II MOTOR SPEEDWAY
(Tioga Center, NY)
The "9/11 Memorial Night" on September 11 will end the point season for the weekly classes, crowning the 2010 Modified, ASA Late Model, Sportsman Modified, and Street Stock champions. Pit gates open at Shangri-La II at 4:00 p.m., with practice at 5:30 and the first green flag at 7:00 p.m.
The 6th Annual Flat Track World Championships Motorcycle, Kart and Outlaw Quad Challenge is this Saturday night. Now going on it's sixth straight year with Skagit PowerSports as the presenting sponsor, this event features national caliber motorcycle, quad and kart riders showing off their stuff on the ultra-smooth high-banked Skagit Clay. Racing at 7:00 pm.
SOUTHERN OREGON SPEEDWAY
This Saturday night it's the Points Championship for Pro Stocks, Dwarf Cars and Mini Stocks. Also running, Super 4's, Destruction Derby, and a 50-lap Enduro race for the Mini Stocks, Street Stocks and Thrill cars. And Moto-X Freestyle Night featuring Justin "Airtime" Ayers.
STATE PARK SPEEDWAY
State Park Speedway wraps up its 2010 season this Thursday with the Racing Full Throttle 75. The theme of the night will be everything pink as SPS tried to raise money for the Susen G Komen Foundation. All the past and present drivers who attended the Larry Detjens Memorial Race signed a commemorative #25 hood; that will be raffled off with the money going to the Susen G Komen Foundation. There will also be special t-shirts for sale and other pink items! State Park Speedway crowns its 2010 chamions Thursday as well. Chris Weinkauf holds a 96 point lead over Chris Wimmer in the super late division, Nickolas Erickson leads Travis Volm by 89 point in the pure stock division, and Adam Eckes has the Snap-On Mini Mod division locked up with a 116 point lead over Phil Malouf.
It's A-Line Auto Parts Night at the Races this Saturday night. TSRS Late Models & Allison Legacys, Pro Trucks, Bandoleros, NasKarts, ASA A-Line Super Stocks Twin Features, Thunder Stocks, Grand Stocks, Mini Stocks, Bike Races and Kiddie Rides.
TUCSON RACEWAY PARK
Metal Mulisha action with twin super late model features this Saturday night. Free admission for all active military with I.D.
VIRGINIA MOTOR SPEEDWAY
Will return to action on Saturday, September 18th.
Returns to action on Saturday, September 18th with a Midwest Enduro Special.
Will return to action on Saturday, September 18th with their Season Championships.
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