Gresham Motorsports Park today announced the dates for its 2011 racing schedule.
The totally renovated Jefferson, GA event facility will open with a Saturday, April 2 racing event. An open test for all divisions will be held on Saturday, March 26.
Meanwhile, the 28th-World Crown 300 classic will move to a new date in 2011. The new dates - October 7-9 - will now play host to one of short-track racing's oldest and finest season-ending traditions.
The rest of the 2011 GMP racing schedule includes Georgia Racing Hall Of Fame Night on Saturday, April 23.
GMP - The Official Track Of The Georgia Racing Hall Of Fame - will host a vintage race car and motorcycle show that day as well as hold a huge autograph session featuring former and current racing stars as part of the evening's festivities.
Additional 2011 GMP races are scheduled for Saturday, June 11, Saturday, July 16, Saturday, August 13 and Saturday, September 17.
The GMP Super and Pro Late Models, Outlaw Late Models, Mini Stocks, Renegade Street Stocks, Mini Cups and Trucks - all staples on the 2010 Gresham Motorsports Park racing calendar - will return again in 2011.
A full schedule of US Legends International Legends and Bandoleros racing will be announced at a later date.
The Saturday, July 16 race will again be part of Dizzy Dean Baseball World Series presented by the Jefferson Park and Recreation Department. GMP will host the Opening Ceremonies for the tournament on Wednesday, August 13 before swinging open the gates on the World Series of Speed racing event on Saturday, July 16.
Please check www.GreshamMotorsportsPark.com regularly for 2011 schedule updates.
2011 GMP Racing Schedule
Saturday, March 26 - Open Test - All Divisions - NASCAR K&N, Super Late Models, Pro Late Models, Outlaw Late Models, Trucks, Mini-Stocks, Renegade Street Stocks, Mini-Cups, Legends, Bandoleros
Saturday, April 2 - GMP Season-Opening Event
Saturday, April 23 - Georgia Racing Hall of Fame Racing Event
Saturday, June 11 - GMP Racing Event
Saturday, July 16 - GMP World Series Of Speed
Saturday, August 13 - GMP Racing Event
Saturday, September 17 - 2nd Annual George Elliott Memorial 100
Friday-Sunday, October 7-9 - World Crown 300
All Dates Tentative