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SRP UPDATE FOR SUNDAY JULY 10

GRUDGE RACE ADDED TO SRP SUNDAY LINUEP JULY 10

 

Seymour, July 9 – Seymour Raceway Park is the place to be tomorrow, Sunday July 10, for a full night of racing action on the 1/3 mile banked clay oval.  

The forecast is for another beautiful summer evening to enjoy all of the excitement that only dirt track racing can provide.

 

The Grand National Stock Cars are joining the regular program of Street Stock, IMCA Sport Mod and Coors Light IMCA Stock Cars this week.

A “discussion” on who would be better between the Street Stocks and Grand Nationals has spawned a Grudge Race which will pit three GN cars from the Richards Racing team shop against a SS team of current SRP point leader, Jeff Jungwirth, Steve Ecker and a yet to be named third driver.      

 The race will be a 6 lap event run after their respective features and the IMCA Sport Mod main event.    The Coors Light IMCA Stock Cars will  follow.

 It has been a couple years since the GN cars were at Seymour and so the experience of the SS would seem to give that division the upper hand.  But, Ecker, has not run here, but is been a top runner at Oshkosh, along with Jungwirth.    And the yet to be named third driver is the wild card.  

Even though set up in the spirit of competition, it will still be serious business once the green flag waves.     Besides a trophy for the winner, more importantly, will be the bragging rights that will go along with it.

 

The pit gate opens at 3 PM

Late Sign in and GN draw/redraw cut off is 5:15

Pit entry $25.00 with discounts for minors with all proper insurance papers filled out and on file.

No added entry fees.

Drivers meeting at 5:30

Racing at 6PM

 

Grandstand opens at 4 PM

Adults 19-54 $13.00

Students 13-18 and seniors 55+ $9.00

Kids 12 and under FREE with paid adult.

Family Pass  $49.00 -  includes 2 adult and either 2 student or senior admissions plus 4 hot dogs and canned soda or water.

Kids Club is open prior to racing.  Sign up is free.

 

Running order (subject to change)

Street Stocks

Grand Nationals

IMCA Sport Mods

Coors Light IMCA Stock Cars

 

Make your plans now, to pack up the family and head out to Seymour Raceway Park, for the best short track dirt racing action around.

 

Look forward to seeing you tomorrow night and we appreciate you choosing Seymour Raceway Park as part of your weekly racing entertainment.

 

SRP Sunday June 10

Seymour July 8- Seymour Raceway Park is set for a full night of racing action this Sunday night, July 10, at the 1/3 mile banked clay oval.

 

The three weekly divisions, Street Stocks, IMCA Sport Mods and Coors Light IMCA Stock cars, will be in action, and will be joined by the Grand National Stock Cars.   This will be the first time in a couple years that the Grand National cars will take on Seymour.

The Grand Nationals will be running a full program topped by a 20 lap feature with $400 to win.     Their events will be draw/redraw format.

 

Pit gates open at 3 PM

Late sign in and draw cut off 5:15

Drivers meeting at 5:30

Grandstand opens at 4 PM

Racing starts at 6 PM

 

Weather will be beautiful this Sunday.   We look forward to having you spend the evening with us at Seymour Raceway Park.

 

BUDWEISER SUMMER HOLIDAY CLASSIC TONIGHT AT SRP

BUDWEISER HOLIDAY CLASSIC TONIGHT AT SRP

 

Seymour July 3- 8:30 AM – Today, Sunday July 3rd, is going to be a great day and what better way to celebrate than taking in the Budweiser Summer Holiday Classic tonight at Seymour Raceway Park.   

 

The Bumper to Bumper IRA Outlaw Sprint Cars bring their 50th Anniversary Tour to SRP for the only time in 2016.  Bumper to Bumper of Seymour is the associate sponsor for this event.       

A full field is expected to compete and the series has posted a very competitive season so far.    

Scotty Neitzel is the most recent winner making a last lap charge to win his first feature this season at Manitowoc Friday night.    

Billy Balog, the winner here in the last IRA visit in 2014, is the series 7 time champion, and  is hot off a first career WOO Sprint Car feature win at Beaver Dam a week ago.  Balog will be returning Sunday to defend his victory.

These are just 2 of the star studded field expected to challenge the banked 1/3 mile clay oval.    Their last appearance also produced a spectacular non-stop 30 lap main event  that completed in just under 8 minutes.   

 

Joining the big night will be the first appearance of the IMCA Modifieds.            With the first Holiday Classic series event rained out on Memorial Day, this race will be the first of a now, 2 race series which will conclude on Labor Day weekend.  Tonights event will see a 30 lap feature top the night with $2000 to the winner out of over $21000 in posted awards.

The Modifieds will draw for heat positions and use passing points for the feature and final qualifying events.       This is IMCA Sanctioned.

Rounding out the field tonight will be the IMCA Sport Mods.    Their portion will use the normal weekly point average lineups.  It is a full point night.

 

Payoff will be made following the racing program.

 

The Coors Light IMCA Stock Cars and Street Stock divisions do not compete tonight.

 

The pit opens at 3 PM

Late sign in and draw cutoff is at 5:15.

Pit entry is $25.00  (discounts for minors with proper paperwork on file)                     NO entry fees

Drivers meeting at 5:20

IRA Hot laps 5:30  followed by IMCA Modified hot laps.

IRA Qualiying at 6

Racing to follow

Grandstand opens at 4 PM

Adults 19-55 $20.00

Students 13-18 and seniors 55+  $15.00

Kids 12 and under FREE with paid adult.

 

Running order (subject to change)

IMCA Sport Mods

IRA Sprints

IMCA Modifieds

 

A full regular season lineup returns next Sunday, July 10, featuring the Coors Light IMCA Stock Cars, IMCA Sport Mods and Street Stocks.  The Grand National Stock Cars will also be joining the fun next Sunday, with racing at 6 PM.

 

We hope to see you all tonight at Seymour Raceway Park for the Budweiser Summer Holiday Classic.     A great way to gear up for the BIG Celebrations tomorrow.

 

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