KINROSS, MI-The quarter-mile asphalt oval at the Kinross Speedpark roars back to life THIS SUNDAY (Aug. 19) with their final Sunday points event of the 2018 summer.
Autore Oil / Shute Oil Co. presents the “Prelude to the Championship” as drivers will be vying for the checkered flag and valuable points in standings.
Action in three divisions of cars (Modifieds, ABC Stock Cars and Four Cylinders) begins with time trials at 1 PM and racing action to follow at 3 PM.
The 50/50 draw on the afternoon will be in support of the Community Dispute Resolution Center.
Sault Ste. Marie, ON pilot LEILA UHLMAN (#11) leads the track’s premiere division’s point standings, holding a three point lead in the Modified Division over MARK LAAKSO (#84, Echo Bay ON).
Kinross, Michigan’s DEAN EGGART (#88) sits comfortably in the third place position.
GRANT HOWARD (#19) has carried the checkered flag five times this summer resulting in a nine-point lead over fellow Petoskey, MI native - BRANDON CARSON (#54) in the ABC Stock Cars A-Division.
KEENAN SPURWAY (#0, Sault Ste. Marie ON) sits in third position.
The ABC Stock Cars B-Division’s defending track champion, BUDDY PALAHNUK (#26B, Goulais River ON) has used consistency to place himself in first in the division while leading JON DIODATI (#52, Sault Ste Marie ON) and LARRY YOUNG SR. (#25, Sault Ste. Marie MI).
While girl power flexes their muscles in the Four Cylinder Division holding down two of the top three positions.
REBECCA FEWCHUK (#99, Sault Ste. Marie ON) has a very comfortable lead in the division’s standings over BRENT FEWCHUK (#3, Sault Ste. Marie ON) and GILLIAN HOWARD (#4, Petoskey MI).
Main grandstand admission is set at $10 for Adults, $7 for Seniors and Students while Kids 11 & Under are always FREE.
To get to Kinross, take exit 378 off the I-75 and follow the signs to the Chippewa County Fairgrounds.
Kinross Speedpark, a proud member of the Contingency Connection Racer Rewards, is 100% Powered by volunteers.
For more information including up-to-date news, point standings and more visit the track’s website at www.racekinross.com and LIKE them on Facebook at www.facebook.com/kinrossspeedpark.
• Sun. Aug 19 @ 3 PM - “Prelude to the Championship” presented by Autore Oil / Shute Oil Co
• Fri. Aug 31 @ 7:30 PM - Championship Night / Chippewa County Fair event
• Friday, Sept 7 to Sun. Sept 9 - 13th Annual Memorial Invitational in memory of Randy Dewitt and Ted Brooks