February 16- N.E.W. DIRT will present their 2013 Seymour Speedway awards next Sunday, Feb 23 at Frank's Place on Main street in Seymour.
The event will be similar to last year with people gathering at Frank's prior to the start of the Daytona 500. The awards will be presented around the 1/2 way mark of the race. Everyone can then continue bench racing and watch the end of the big race.
This year, the club will present trophies to the top 10 in each of the five divisions that competed all season, along with Rookie of the Year awards. The club will also present the top 3 Fastrasck late models.
The bar and grill will be open and the club will host some FREE beer and snacks.
All drivers and fans are urged to attend the Awards program and watch the season opening Daytona 500 FREE of charge.
Even though looking outside does not present as pretty picture for local racing, plans are still underway for the Spring Thaw to take place on Saturday April 5 with a Sunday April 6 rain date. The following week, Saturday April 12 or 13 will be the rain date if needed and it will be the first point race of the season regardless. The WDLMA Late Models are scheduled for the Spring Thaw opener along with IMCA Modifieds, Stock Cars and Sport Mods. Street Stocks, 4 Cylinders and Grand Nationals will fill out the bill.
Weekly racing will start on Sunday May 4 with racing starting at 5:30 ALL SEASON LONG. Spectator Eliminator racing will run every other week starting May 4. This season will offer a different format with the cars running for points to crown a track champion.
Plan to attend the first race filled day of 2014 FREE at Frank's Place in Seymour as N.E.W. DIRT makes their 2013 Awards presentation this next Sunday February 23.
January 4- N.E.W. DIRT officers have decided to cancel their scheduled monthly meeting for this coming Monday, January 6, because of the forecast dangerous cold weather.
The next meeting will be February 3 at Jackson point.
The club will have a booth at the up coming Lakeshore Motorsports show in Manitowoc on Saturday January 18. Membership information along with schedules and other information will be available there.
The 31st season opener will be the Annual Spring Thaw on Saturday April 5 with 6 divisions starting at 2 PM. There will be a Sunday April 6 rain date.
The weekly point season will begin the following week on Sunday April 13 will 5 divisions competing weekly.
Racing resumes on Sunday May 4 through the summer.
The Holiday Classics dates will be Sunday May 25, June 22 and August 31.
WDLMA Late Models will again highlight the Holiday Classic dates along with a return of the IRA Sprints on Sunday June 22.
The season will close with a regular program on Saturday September 6, with a Sunday September 7 rain date.
Seymour October 6- N.E.W. DIRT will hold their monthly club meeting at the Jackson Point/ Crystal Springs Golf Club, this Monday, October 7 at 8 PM.
The main order of business will be the elections for the 2014 officers. Vice President, Secretary and 2 At Large positions along with the 5 division reps are all on the ballot.
Full recap of the 2013 campaign will also be discussed.
Members must show their 2013 Membership cards, or will have to check in with the Membership list to vote.
All members are urged to attend and show your support by voting.
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