ASA Racing will be featured in two countries this weekend. ASA Member Tracks and Sanctioned Series will be in action in both the United States and Canada.
Here is a look at what is happening this weekend.
ASA ADVANCE TESTING BC LATE MODEL TOUR
Motoplex Speedway & Event Park (Vernon, BC, Canada)
Late Model drivers throughout the Province of British Columbia will compete in the new ASA Advance Testing BC Late Model Tour event this Saturday night. The best in the province will compete in the Associated Ready Mix 125-lap main event under the lights at the Motoplex Speedway & Event Park in Vernon, BC with racing at 6pm. Gates open at 5pm with qualifying also starting at 5pm.
ASA MIDWEST TOUR
SUPER LATE MODELS, SPORTSMAN, TRUCKS
Grundy County Speedway (Morris, IL)
The Wayne Carter Classic returns after an eight-year hiatus at the track located just west of Chicago, IL. The top Midwest Super Late Model stars will be in action for this event. Plus, the ASA Midwest Sportsman Tour and ASA Midwest Truck Tour will also be in action.
ASA NORTHWEST SPRINT CAR RACING ASSOCIATION SPRINT CAR SERIES
Meridian Speedway (Meridian, ID)
After a rainout from their first event, the ASA NSRA Series will finally open their 2011 season this weekend as part of the annual Diamond Cup event at Meridian Speedway. The ASA NSRA Stars and their Winged Sprint cars will be competing on Friday and Saturday night.
ASA INTERSTATE RACING ASSOCIATION SPRINT CAR SERIES
(Beaver Dam Raceway, Beaver Dam, WI)
The fast 410-winged sprint cars will be in action this Saturday night at 1/3-mile track located right outside of Beaver Dam, WI. Looks like Mother Nature will finally shine some sun on one of their events this season.
ASA MEMBER TRACKS
ACE SPEEDWAY (Altamahaw, NC)
Join us this Friday, June 3rd for Friday Night Racing at its best as Mega Plumbing presents the Dick Shirley Chevrolet Late Models, the Strutmasters.com Limited Late Models, the Kings Auto Salvage Extremes and the Legendary Flat Head fords. At the track this Friday night will be Brian Vickers' dirt car that will be racing in the Tony Stewart "Prelude to a Dream" event at Eldora Speedway in Ohio. ClotConnect.org will be taking donations this week on behalf of Ace Speedway for Vickers' charity. There will be gift certificate, t-shirts and autographed memorabilia giveaways as well as other surprises. Plus - bonus money for the LMSC and LLM! Pit gates open at 4:30pm and the grandstands open at 5:30. Racing at 8:00pm. Admission this week will be $12 for adults, $8 for students & seniors with ID and free for kids 12 and under.
CORPUS CHRISTI SPEEDWAY (Corpus Christi, TX)
Join us for some exciting racing action this Saturday night. The Front Runners, Texas Thunders, Bombers, Super Streets, and Sport Mods will be in action. Gates open at 6:00pm with racing at 8:00pm.
DESOTO SUPER SPEEDWAY (Bradenton, FL)
The Wild & Crazy School Bus Figure 8's will be in action this Saturday night! Plus Trucks, Pure Stocks, Trophy Dash Cars, Pro Figure 8's, Bombers, and Legends. Racing gets underway at 7:00pm SHARP!
DILLON MOTOR SPEEDWAY (Dillon, SC)
Super Trucks will be on track this Saturday along with the Street Stocks, Chargers, 4 Cylinders, Mini Cup Modifieds and UCAR/Bombers. Green flag at 7:30pm, see you there.
EAST BAY RACEWAY PARK (Tampa, FL)
ASA sanctioned racing returns to East Bay Raceway Park on Saturday, June 4, 2011. The program will include the Late Models, Gagel's Auto Parts open Wheel Modifieds, Street Stocks, Motorstats.com 4 Cylinder Bombers, Dirt Daubers and Fan Participation races. Gates open at 5:00pm with racing at 6:30pm on Saturday.
GRAYS HARBOR RACEWAY (Elma, WA)
Racing action returns with Fan Appreciation Night this Saturday night with the Sprints, Modifieds, Hobby Stocks, Midgets, and Hornets in action.
HARTFORD MOTOR SPEEDWAY (Hartford, MI)
Modpalooza IV is this Friday night! There will be a $1,500 to win UMP Modified feature along with the UMP Late Models and Pure Stocks in action. Main gates open at 6:00pm with Racing at 8:00pm.
I-25 SPEEDWAY (Pueblo, CO)
The Garrett O'Neil Memorial is this Saturday night. The Super Late Models, Legends, Sportsman, Street Stocks, and Hornets will be in action. Racing gets underway at 6:00pm.
ILLIANA MOTOR SPEEDWAY (Schererville, IN)
The Ninth Annual Race Against Hunger Food Drive is this Saturday night. The I-Mod Assoc. Modifieds and Chi-Town Spectacular Turbo Stoxs will both be competing on the half-mile. Bring any non-perishable food item and receive tickets to win prizes and racing race tickets. Gates open at 4:00pm with racing at 7:00pm.
INDE MOTORSPORTS RANCH (Wilcox, AZ)
For the latest information, please visit their website.
LEBANON I-44 SPEEDWAY (Lebanon, MO)
Lebanon I-44 Speedway will continue the 2011 season of ASA-sanctioned stock car racing this Saturday night, June 4, on the track's 3/8-mile high banked asphalt oval with another competitive racing show and a fundraiser for the victims of the recent Joplin tornado. One dollar of every ticket sold will be dedicated to the Joplin relief effort during an event that was recently re-titled 'Joplin Relief Night at the Races'. Spectator gates are will open at 5:00 pm, with the five-division stock car racing program scheduled to begin at 7:30.
LONESOME PINE RACEWAY (Coeburn, VA)
Bring the Kids out this Saturday, June 4th for American Concrete's Night At The Pine. We will have alot of great activities for the kids with a special appearance by Randy Moore and The War Wizard Monster Truck!! We will have a full night of racing with Late Models, Legends, Chargers, Street Stock, Pure 4, Mod 4, and Renegades divisions!!
Gates open at 4pm (Pit gate opens at 12pm), Qualifying at 5pm, Racing Action starts at 7pm!! Tickets Prices: Adults $10, Children 12 & under free with a paying adult, Seniors 62+ and military personnel $7.
MARSHFIELD MOTOR SPEEDWAY (Marshfield, WI)
Racing action continues again this Saturday night on the half-mile paved oval with Super Late Models, Super Stocks, Motorcycles, 4-Cylinders, Bandits, and Cruisers competing. Qualifying is at 5pm and racing beginning at 6:30 pm.
MERIDIAN SPEEDWAY (Meridian, ID)
The annual two-day Diamond Cup is this weekend. On Friday, the ASA NSRA Winged Sprint Cars will be in action along with the Sprint Cars, Pro-4's and Mini Stocks. On Saturday night, the ASA NSRA Winged Sprint Cars will again be competing along with the ISRL Sprint Cars, ASA Modifieds, Street Stocks, and Junior Stingers. Tickets for each night are $15 for adults, Seniors are $12.50, Kids ages 7-11 $11, Kids 6 and under are Free. Family passes are also available for each night for $46 (two adults & up to four kids ages 7-11).
NEWPORT MOTOR SPEEDWAY (Newport, TN)
The Super Late Models return this Saturday night. The Late Model Sportsman, Street Stocks, Front Wheel Drive, and Mod 4's will also be in action. Grandstands open at 2:00pm with racing at 7:30pm.
NORWAY SPEEDWAY (Norway, MI)
School is Out Special is this Friday night. Children 10 and under will receive FREE grandstand admission. A full racing program is scheduled. Qualifying at 6:00pm with Racing at 7:00pm.
ORANGE SHOW SPEEDWAY (San Bernardino, CA)
Racing action returns on June 18th. Along with the racing action, Grammy Award winner Shenkar and rock sensation DOKKEN will also be in concert.
RED RIVER SPEEDWAY (Wichita Falls, TX)
Will be back in action on Saturday, June 11.
ROCKY MOUNTAIN RACEWAYS (West Valley City, UT)
We are going to run 4 JET CARS after the Oval Main event on Saturday night. Why??? Because we can! Get out here on Saturday night; see some great oval action followed by Jet Car insanity on the drag strip. Gates open at 4:00 pm, qualifying begins at 4:45 pm and racing begins at 6:00 pm. Adult admission is $15.00 and youth admission (5-12) is $5.00.
SHANGRI-LA II MOTOR SPEEDWAY (Tioga Center, NY)
The ASA Late Models will see action in a regular 30 lap main event, Sportsman Modifieds and Street Stocks will compete in 25 lap features and the debut of the Shangri-La II Truck division will see a 20 lap feature. 2010 ASA Late Model champion, Travis Fisher, Sportsman Modified champion Jimmy Zacharias and Street Stock champion, Lee Sharpsteen are ready to defend their titles against all comers. Saturday night will mark our first of two movie nights at the speedway. Following the features, a movie screen will be rolled onto the frontstretch where everyone in attendance can watch the movie from the grandstands at no additional cost. The concession stands with their new menu's will remain open during the movie. Pit Gates open at 4:30, Grand Stand gates open and practice begins at 5:30 with racing getting the green flag at 7:00. Grandstand admission for ages 10 and up is $ 12.00. For those coming for the movie only, the admission charge is 2.00. Make sure to save your wristbands each week as they are good for $ 2.00 off the next weeks show with the exception of the RoC and Fall Brawl events.
SKAGIT SPEEDWAY (Burlington, WA)
The 410 sprint cars, Budweiser 360 sprints, Cook Road Shell Sportsman Sprints and the Outlaw Hornets open the month of June. Ticket gates open at 5:45pm, racing at 7:00pm.
SOUTHERN OREGON SPEEDWAY (Medford, OR)
A full racing program is scheduled for this Saturday night. The Modifieds, Pro Stocks, Super 4's, Dwarf Cars, Mini Stocks and Thrill Cars will be in action. Grandstands open at 4:00pm with Racing at 6:00pm.
STATE PARK SPEEDWAY (Wausau, WI)
State Park Speedway will be back in action on Thursday, June 8 with the Wausau Optimist Kids Night 75. There will be bike races, bike giveaways, racing sausages, and free treat for kids. Plus a full racing program. Racing will start at 7:30pm.
VIRGINIA MOTOR SPEEDWAY (Jamaica, VA)
Will return to action on Saturday, June 11 with a full racing program. Gates open at 5:00pm with hot laps starting at 6:30pm.
WILMOT RACEWAY (Wilmot, WI)
This coming Saturday June 4th, Wilmot Raceway hosts the AMA All-Star Flat Track Series. This National circuit stops at Wilmot for Night #2 of a 3-day Wisconsin tour, which also has the two-wheelers competing in Plymouth on Friday, and Sun Prairie on Sunday. The legendary Chris Carr is entered for all three Wisconsin events.
YAKIMA SPEEDWAY (Yakima, WA)
It is Youth Appreciation Night this Saturday night. Featuring Tire Centers Super Stocks, H & H Furniture Pure Stocks, CWI Security & EZ Credit Auto Sales Hornets, Youth Hornets, the Mel's Diner Bump To Pass and the First Drag Race of the Season with the Spectator Drags. Special Ticket prices: Adults $11, Seniors & Students 9, All Kids 15 and under ARE FREE. Come and join a fun night of special prize giveaways and activities for kids. Gates open at 4pm, opening ceremonies at 6pm with side by side racing action to follow.
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