This show is heavy on non-wing Sprint & UMP/IMCA Mod Stuff. The "Feud" is always entertaining!
The off-season tradition returns, and preperations are underway for: The Indy Circle Track Expo 11, Swap Meet * Trade Show * Auction, January 29, 2011 @ the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis, IN!
It's one of the biggest shows of it's kind in the entire country, and by far the biggest show in the entire Midwest!! Last year's Indy Circle Track Expo had just over 400 booth spaces (in 2 buildings), with vendors from 13 different (Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, South Dakota, Tennnessee, West Virginia, and Wisconsin (and oddly enough, 2 with the name Arizona, but they're not from there)! This Swap Meet and Trade Show, and Auction will bring together local racers, professional racers, racing business's (manufacturers & dealers), race tracks, and sanctioning bodies all under 1 (well 2 actually) massive roof(s)! Last year, the 67,000 Sq. ft. Champions Pavilion sold-out the show for the 9th year in a row!! Don't miss out!!
ATTENTION (potential) VENDORS!!!:: We have less than 100 booth spaces left in the Champions Pavilion!!!....Get your entry in today, and join these fine vendors:
(See Above Thread)
Vendors can now quickly register online by visiting our website: www.shoestringracing.com
Don't be left out of this historically Sold-Out show... Register Soon!!
Consignments are now being accepted by our NEW AUCTIONEER! That's right, we now have a new Auctioneer for our 3rd annual Racers Auction, and they are as excited about the potential growth of this show as we are! The second building, Hall "A" of the South Pavlion (just about 40 yards out the back door of the "Champions", will again house this event! This Auction is open to anyone who wishes to consign any racing related item, part, car, whatever! For time constraint reasons, this Auction will have a limited # of lots, so don't delay!
Racing Auction specialists, MCS Auctions will be conducting the Auction. And we do mean specialists.. Owner/Auctioneer Maria Vannice was mentored by none other than Charlie Sentman, and proudly carries over that experience to her own Auctions!! Plus, Danny Irvin has been in the auction business for 35+ years. He is an avid race fan and knows race parts as well. Danny works side by side with Maria to coordinate and implement a well organized Auction.
The "Racers Auction" is scheduled to start @ approx. 1:00. Also of note: The Auction is open to any and all who wish to consign, and for our vendors, there will be some "Last Ditch" consignment slots open for you as well!! Just in case you don't want to take something back home !!!
If you have questions about the Auction, or want to Pre-Consign items, you could call us, but we're just going to refer you to Maria . You can call MCS Auctions at: 765-366-2263 Or visit their wesite at: www.mcsauctions.com
THE INDIANA OPEN WHEEL AWARDS
Presented By Hoosier Tire Midwest-Indy
We are very excited to announce that this year during the Indy Circle Track Expo, we will be hosting a presentation for the Indiana Open Wheel Awards!! It’s kind of a “Viewer’s Choice” award for Racers, as it is voted by Fans, and fellow Racers! Categories include: Manufacturer of the Year (oty), Media Member oty, Midget Driver oty, Most Improved Driver oty, Promoter oty, Rookie oty, Sprint Car Driver oty, Team oty, and Track oty.
The Beast Race Cars "Circle Track Feud" Presented by Racin' W/D.O. and H.A.R.F., returns for another attempt at Game Show Infamy! The Mechanics, vs. the Legends, vs. The Current Heroes format will once again be in play! Last year's winner, Dave Darland walked away with his first victory of the 2010 season, and promptly donated the winnings to the Vogler Scholarship Fund! Once again this year, each Celebrity Panelist will be playing for more than just bragging rights, they'll actually be playing for $400, which will then be donated to the charity of their choice!! The kings of historical knowledge on all things fast, will be returning!.. Indianapolis Motor Speedway Historian Donald Davidson and www.openwheeltimes.com Kevin Eckert will be tossing out the Questions & Points, in this battle for "mental" supremacy!! Also returning to help keep the train somewhat on the track, will be www.jackslash.com 's Sean Buckley!!
As in years past, we will be utilizing some Legends of the sport, as well as some of today's heroes! We have been fortunate to have some of the finest in the business, grace our stage over the the years, and this year will be no different!
While the Mechanics/Car Builers Team line-up is set with Bob East , Joe Devin , and Steve "The Bopper" Stapp , it’s high time we start bringing in some competition!
The Legends Team, so far, consists of Johnny Parsons (with 2 more to TBA's), and the "Current Heroes" Team will be led by the defending "Feud" Champion, Dave Darland with help from Joey Saldana!
This week, we are happy to round out the "Current Heroes" Team, with a current champion... AS IN THE NATIONAL USAC CHAMPION!! Oh, and he won the USAC Midget Championship too... BRYAN CLAUSON! Bryan will be going for yet another prestigious championship by trying to win the 3rd annual "Circle Track Feud"!
The Legends still have 2 more contestants, keep checking back for those announcements!!
The Indy Circle Track Expo's, Beast Race Cars "Circle Track Feud" Presented by Racin' W/D.O. and H.A.R.F will start at approx. 1:30pm.
We sincerely want to thank Bob & Janice East for their continued support of our show, and their generous contributions!!
Don't forget about our private meeting rooms that are available for whatever you may need, or Seminars that you may want to hold.
It's a Tradition: Indy now has a Swap Meet/Trade Show BIG enough for "The Racing Capital of the World"!! Be sure you join us in the Champions Pavilion for all the "wheelin', dealin', good times!!
Make your plans now to either vend or attend... You won't disappointed!
The Indy Circle Track Expo 11 January 29, 2011 at the Indiana State Fairgrounds, Indianapolis, IN. For further information go to: www.shoestringracing.com
Any other questions, please call us: 317-381-9931
General admission $10 (under 12 free)
Indy Fairgrounds Parking $3 (bring in your parking stub for $2 off admission!)
Show opens to the public @ 8 A.M. Saturday January 29, 2011
Scheduled closing time is 4 P.M..
Indiana Open Wheel Awards Presentation: 1:00
Circle Track Feud Scheduled to start at 1:30 P.M.
* Line-up and scheduled times, subject to change
Thanks, and we look forward to seeing everyone there! Shoestring Racing