$2,500 to win, $500/start LoneStar SUPR FIRECRACKER 40 – SATURDAY, JULY 2
Kilgore TX (6/29/16) by DarinShort.com. This coming Saturday, July 2nd marks the first visit of 2016 for the P&W Sales SUPR Late Model to the 1/3 mile high-banks of LoneStar Speedway (LSS) in Kilgore. LSS has a long history of wild and exciting SUPR events, and LSS has bumped up the purse substantially to add to the intensity. The event will now pay $2,500 to win and all starters will receive a minimum of $500.
Fans can expect another standout field of SUPR Late Model drivers, such as current points leader B.J. Robinson, Jon Mitchell, Allen Tippen, Rob Litton, Ronny Adams, Curt Lipsey, Rick Duke, Ray Moore, Lee Davis, David LaFleur, Tyler Erb, Danny Zimmerman, former LoneStar Armadillo Nationals $10,000 winner Dennie Gieber, Chandler Petty, Brandon Hightower, Brett Frazier, Rusty Harris, Robbie Stuart, Jim Bryant, Morgan Bagley; plus several more of the regions’ top drivers. We've also been notified that a few 'invaders' from southern Louisiana will be heading up for this event.
LoneStar Speedway continues to offer Late Model drivers some of the largest purses in the region. LoneStar's jumbo-sized SUPR Late Model purse structure for the July 2nd event is as follows: $2,500 - $1,500 - $1,200 - $900 - 800 (5th) - 700 - 600 - 550 - 530 - 520 (10th) - 500...to start.
Plus, all LSS divisions will be in action with significantly increased purses, which include $1,500 to win Modifieds (including $300 to win from Tommy Dowden Logging of Leesville, LA...thanks Tommy!), $700 to win for the Limited Modifieds and $500 to win for the Factory Stocks.
Complete purse breakdown and rules are posted at the track website. Non-qualifier money is also paid to all race divisions, and there is no entry fee for the LSS points divisions. Standard SUPR entry fees and non-qualifier money is in effect. The newly formed Front Wheel Drive 4-Cylinder division will round out the 5-division racing card.
Race fans will also enjoy a great LoneStar Fireworks display during intermission!.
A complete event flyer and payback by division for the Saturday July 2nd event is posted under the ‘resources’ section of the track website.
Here are some quick facts for the SATURDAY JULY 2nd LoneStar Speedway event:
-Pits open by 4pm, Grandstands open by 6pm, LSS Draw Cut off at 7pm, Drivers Meeting at 7:10pm, Hot laps at 7:30pm with racing at 8pm. Note with the summer heat, we may delay hot laps 15 minutes or so to make sure the sun is behind the stands to help keep the moisture in the track surface.
-General Admission $20 (ages 12 to 64)
-Kids (ages 6-11) just $5
-Ages 5 and under admitted free with adult admission
- Military or Senior (Ages 65+): General Admission $17
-Upgrade any ticket to the Reserved Section for $5 per person
-All Pit Passes for all ages are $35
-No outside food/drink coolers are allowed inside; a full selection of economically priced food concessions, including beer, are available
-Click http://www.LoneStarSpeedway.com to check it out all of the event flyer, details, rules, purse breakdown; etc.
-Visit http://www.SUPRracing.com for complete information on the SUPR Late Model series
Make plans now to spend part of the Independence Day weekend at LoneStar Speedway with the running of the 7th annual $2,500 to win and $500 to start Firecracker 40 for SUPR Late Models – coming Saturday July 2nd at 8pm!