Saturday, April 2nd, 2016 Schedule of Events
Ultimate Super LM Series vs. Battle of the Bluegrass Series 40 Lap- $5,000 to win
UCRA (United Crate Racing Alliance) $2,500 to win
Street Stocks $500 to win
Pit Gates Open at 2PM
Grandstand and Tier Open at 4PM
(will open Earlier if Traffic backs up)
Drivers Meeting: 6:30PM
Hot Laps: 7:00 PM
11 and Under: $15
5 and Under: FREE
5 and Under: FREE
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
UCRA Crate LM;s
UCRA Crate LM’s
**INVOCATION AND NATIONAL ANTHEM**
Ultimate SLM Heats- 8 Laps
UCRA Crate LM Heats- 8 Laps
Street Stock Heats- 6 Laps
UCRA Crate LM B-Mains- 10 Laps
Ultimate SLM- 40 Laps
Street Stocks- 15 Laps
UCRA Crate LM’s- 40 Laps
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Smoky Mountain Speedway Hosts Ultimate Series on April 2 for $5,000-to-win
Contact: Chris Tilley
Smoky Mountain Speedway Public Relations
606-219-1723 | firstname.lastname@example.org
MARYVILLE, Tenn. – Mar. 23, 2016 – After the record-setting Tennessee Tipoff Classic on March 12, the Smoky Mountain Speedway will get back to action on Saturday April 2nd hosting the Ultimate Super Late Model Series for a $5,000-to-win event.
The Ultimate Super Late Model Series will take on the Ultimate Battle of the Bluegrass Series in a 40-lap $5,000-to-win race. Along with the Super Late Models, The United Crate Racing Alliance (UCRA) tour will be on hand paying $2,500-to-win and the Street Stocks will also race for $500-to-win. Casey Roberts of Toccoa, Ga. is the defending Ultimate Super Late Model Series champion. Randy Weaver of Crossville, Tenn. is a three-time Ultimate series winner at Smoky Mountain with two victories in 2015 and one victory in 2014. Dillon Wood of Daytona Beach, Fla. won in 2013 while Vic Hill of Mosheim, Tenn. and Ray Cook of Brasstown, N.C. took victories in 2012.
The pits will open on April 2nd at 2:00 pm, while the grandstand and tier parking gates open at 4:00 pm, and the driver’s meeting is set for 6:30 pm and hot laps will roll out around 7:00 pm. Adult general admission for the April 2nd event will be $20.00. Adult tier parking is $25.00 per person and adult pit passes are $35.00.
Scott Bloomquist of Mooresburg, Tenn. captured the Old Man’s Garage Spring Nationals Series-sanctioned Tennessee Tipoff Classic presented by Hard Rock Café of Pigeon Forge on March 12thwhich paid the Hall of Famer $15,000 for his efforts. Michael Courtney won the Sportsman Feature on Friday March 11th that paid $2,000 while Robbie Comer claimed the Street Stock feature event win on March 12th which paid $2,000-to-win.
The Smoky Mountain Speedway is located at 809 Brickmill Road in Maryville, TN 37801. The track phone number is (865) 856-8989. You can obtain further information on Smoky Mountain Speedway by logging on to www.smokymountainspeedway.com . Be a follower of Smoky Mountain Speedway on Twitter by following @SMOKYMTNSPEED.
Upcoming Smoky Mountain Speedway Events:
(Saturday) April 2-Ultimate Super Late Model Series-$5,000 to win
(Saturday) April 23-Southern Allstars Dirt Racing Series-$5,000 to win + USCS Sprints
(Saturday) May 7-World of Outlaws Late Model Series-$10,000 to win
Friday & Saturday $15,000 to win 75 Laps (Feature Saturday Night)
Sportsman $2,000 to win- Friday Night
Street Stock $2,000 to win- Saturday Night
Due to illness in the family of Smoky Mountain Speedway ownership, we have made the decision to cancel the open practice scheduled for Saturday, March 5th.
We will re-schedule the open practice for Thursday evening, March 10th leading into the Tennessee Tipoff Classic weekend. Pit gates will open at 5pm. Practice will run from 6pm-9pm. Pit admission will be $20 per person.
Thanks for your understanding and please remember the Sellers family in your thoughts and prayers.