New Smryna Speedway Boosts Purse and
Changes Formats for Governor's Cup Event
Big Super Late Model Show is Set For November 20th
Track PR Report
FASCAR Officials and New Smyrna Speedway Management are excited to announce thatthe purse for the 45th&n bsp;AnnualFlorida Governor’s Cup presented by Bright House Networks has been increased from $275.00 to start to $600.00 to start thanks to the Lap Money that has already been collected.
Laps are still being sold for the November 20th race for $100.00ea., with 100% of the lap money collected being distributed throughout the field.
The Purse as of the date of this press release will pay $5,000.00 to the winner and the entire purse will be increased as additional laps are sold.
Lap Sponsors will receive mentions over the PA throughout the two-day event as well as listingin the Official Souvenir Program and on the Lap Sponsor Sign located at themain entrance to the Speedway.
In addition to the Purse increase, Officials also announced a Format Change that isintended to help reduce some of the costs associated with a 200 lap race.Instead of live Pit Stops requiring full pit crews, this year’s event willfeature a half-way break to allow teams to change tires, add fuel, and make anyadjustments they need to their cars.
Fans will also enjoy a first-ever unobstructed view of the racing surface for Saturday night’s events as all race cars will be pitted outside of the infield for the first time ever, utilizing the turn four and backstretch pit areas. The infieldwill be used as a last resort for overflow for open trailers onl y, allowing fans in almost any seat to view the entire high-banked half-mile surface.
This year’s Florida Governor’s Cup Weekend will once again feature a two-day format withthe 50 Lap Limited Late Model race presentedby Discount Propane and 25 lap features for the Mini-Stocks, Super Stocks and E-Modifiedson Friday night November 19th with practice rounds for the Super Late Models throughout the night. Then on SaturdayNovember 20th the 45th Annual Florida Governor’sCup 200 for the Super Late Models presented by BrightHouse Networks along with 25 lap features for the Sportsman, Pro-Trucks and StrictlyStocks.
For more information regarding the event including Pre-Entries, Schedules, Past History,Lap Sponsors and more, please visit www.NewSmyrnaSpeedway.org/governorscup.
If you would like to purchase laps, please contact KimBrown at 386-427-4129 or cellphone 386-547-2879. Payment optionsare Cash, Check, Money Order, MasterCard or Visa.