The action continues to pick up at ASA Member Tracks and sanctioned series this weekend. Here is what is happening.
ASA IRA OUTLAW SPRINT SERIES (Beaver Dam, WI)
The second of the 2010 season for the ASA IRA Outlaw Sprint Series will take place this Saturday night at the Dodge County Fairgrounds Speedway in Beaver Dam, WI. Joining the 410 Outlaw Sprints will be the MSA Sprint Cars and Grand Nationals.
ASA MIDWEST SPORTSMAN TOUR
The new ASA Sanctioned Series will make its debut this Saturday night at Dells Raceway Park, an ASA Member Track in Wisconsin Dells, WI. Qualifying for all divisions will start at 3:30PM followed by a full racing program at 5:30PM.
ASA TRUCK SERIES
The fastest trucks in the West Coast will be back in action this Saturday night at I-10 Speedway in Blythe, CA. The event will feature a 100-lap feature event around the quarter-mile oval.
ASA MEMBER TRACKS
ACE SPEEDWAY (Elon, NC)
The action returns to the 4/10-mile oval located north of Charlotte this Friday night with the Late Models, Modifieds, Limited Sportsman, Mini Stocks and Extremes in action. Joining the weekly division this week will be the Flat Head Fords.
DELLS RACEWAY PARK (Wisconsin Dells, WI)
The 2010 season opens this Saturday night with the debut of the ASA Midwest Sportsman Tour. Also in action will be the Late Models, Pure Stocks and Bandits. Qualifying starts at 3:30 p.m. with racing getting underway on 5:30 p.m.
DILLON MOTOR SPEEDWAY (Dillon, SC)
Dillon Motor Speedway this Saturday night for more local racing excitement. Bumper to bumper battles will occur between the Super Trucks, Chargers, Street Stocks, Four-Cylinders, and Junior Bombers. Racing begins at 8 pm, so don't be late. For more information, visit www.dillonmotorspeedway.com or call the racing hotline, 843-319-9797. Race you there!
EAST BAY RACEWAY PARK (Tampa, FL)
Thats right race fans, this Saturday night during intermission, you can get autographs of your favorite local drivers in the Racecar Engineering Late Models and East Bay Sprints. Also on the card that night will be the Gagel's Open Wheel Modifieds, Outlaw 4's, Motorstats.com 4 Cylinder Bombers along with the Racecar Engineering Late Models and East Bay Sprints. Gates open at 5:00pm with Hot Laps around 6:00 and racing to begin around 6:30pm. So come out and cheer on your favorite drivers this weekend here at the "Clay By The Bay"!
GRAYS HARBOR RACEWAY (Elma, WA)
Mother Nature prevented the season opener this past Saturday night, so they will try it again this Saturday night. Sprints, Modifieds, Hobby Stocks and Hornets are on the docket. Racing gets underway at 6:30 p.m.
ILLIANA MOTOR SPEEDWAY (Schererville, IN)
Another great evening of racing action will get underway at 7:00 p.m. this Saturday night with five divisions in action. The Super Lates, Limited Lates, Turbo Stoxs, Legends and Bandos will all be in action on the half-mile and quarter-mile tracks.
LONESOME PINE RACEWAY (Coeburn, VA)
Six divisions will be in action this Saturday night! The Late Models, Chargers, Street Stocks, Mod 4's, Pure 4's, and Renegades will be in action. Be a great night of racing for the entire family.
MERIDIAN SPEEDWAY (Meridian, ID)
The second half of season-opening action at ASA-sanctioned Meridian Speedway takes place Saturday with the Sprintcar Season Opener featuring the Mtn. Dew Winged Sprints, Pepsi Sprintcars, Mini Stocks and Domino's Legends. New fast-time records are coming after the quarter-mile oval's dynamic changed with more banking and new pavement. Current record-holders Sierra Jackson of Middleton, Idaho (11.297 seconds in the Winged Sprints), Johnny Giesler of Meridian (13.166 in Non-winged, now known as Pepsi Sprintcars), Ray Bolinger of Meridian (15.565 in Mini Stocks) and Travis Anderson of Boise (15.197 in Legends) are expected to open their pursuit of more hardware.
ORANGE SHOW SPEEDWAY (San Bernardino, CA)
Orange Show Speedway has an extremely busy schedule this weekend, with six different divisions in action and the Pick-A-Part Outlaw Figure 8s making their 2010 debut at the ASA Member Track. The JAM Sportswear Late Model drivers will take their second step in pursuit of the Joe Gibbs Driven championship and in addition to the Outlaw Figure 8s they'll be joined by the Pick-A-Part Street Stocks, Tour Trucks, Budweiser Legends and MC Erectors Bandoleros. Gates open to the public at 4 p.m., the on-track autograph session is from 5:50 to 6:30 p.m. and the first race is scheduled for 7 p.m.
SOUTHERN OREGON SPEEDWAY (Medford, OR)
It will be an another exciting of racing this Saturday night as the Late Models will be competing in a $2,000 to win race. Also in action are the Pro Stocks, Super 4's, Street Stocks, and Mini Stocks. Gates open at 4:00 p.m. with racing at 6:00 p.m.
THUNDERHILL RACEWAY (Kyle, TX)
Ten classes will race at Thunderhill Raceway (Kyle, TX) this Saturday, and the theme will be the Past (1998 track champions), Present (the 12th anniversary of the track on April 18) and Future (2010 rookie drivers). The family-oriented atmosphere will return to the Midway area, with various food booths and kids' activities such as paintball, bouncers and carousels. The fans can also interact with the drivers throughout the evening in the new Drivers' Autograph Booth. The Thunder Stocks will be the featured class - running qualifying laps instead of heat races. Their main event will be called the "Donna Burow Memorial Race," in memory of the mother of the 2009 Thunder Stock Rookie of the Year, Patrick Burow.
RED RIVER SPEEDWAY (N. Wichita Falls, TX)
Another great night of racing is on tap this Saturday night with the highlight being the Bombers Figure 8 races. Also check out our website for discount coupons on admission, food and drinks this Saturday night!!!
SKAGIT SPEEDWAY (Burlington, WA)
It will be a busy night of racing this Saturday night with the Foothills Toyota Tundra Racing Series - Round II. The 410, 360, Sportsman Sprint Cars will be in action plus the Outlaw Hornets. Grandstands open at 5:30 p.m. with racing underway at 7 p.m.
YAKIMA SPEEDWAY (Yakima, WA)
The 45th Annual Season Opener is this Saturday Night. The first weekly event of the 2010 season will feature Late Models, Sportsman, Hornets, Youth Hornets and Bump to Pass. Gates open at 4:00 p.m. with racing getting underway at 6:00 p.m.
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