|Date: 4/30/2011 10:07:36 AM|
TRI-CITY SPEEDWAY FORCED TO CANCEL THEIR 2011 OPENER. ULMS RESCHEDULED FOR NEXT FRIDAY NIGHT
by Jim Dutko
April 29, 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
FRANKLIN, PA ... With heavy rain and thunder showers all over the Western Pennsylvania area over the past 7 days and persistent showers throughout the night and morning H&H Motorsports Tri-City Speedway was forced to cancel their 2011 opening night.
"This weather is frustrating this spring," said Tri-City Promoter Tim Engles. "We had showers almost every day for the past 2 weeks and has left us frustrated, and forced us to pull the plug on the 2011 opener. The United Late Model Series race scheduled for tonight has been rescheduled for next Friday Night May 6, 2011. This race will still be a 25 Lap event paying $2,000 to win. For more information visit Tri-City on the web at www.tricityspeedway.com.
Joining the ULMS Sanctioned 4 Your Car Connection Super Late Models will be a Friday night lightning show featuring the Welding Technologies/Shaw Industries FASTRAK Late Models, M&D Paving E-Mods, TEMPSTAR Northwest Heating Open Pro Stocks and R.K. Virgile Thunder Cars compete at the Venango County half-mile oval. The mothers will be honored at intermission as a meet and greet the drivers mothers in honor of Mother's Day weekend. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. and racing starts at 7:30 p.m. Adult grandstand admission is just $10.
May 6 - ULMS Super Late Models 25 Lap $2,000 to win, FASTRAK Late Models, E-Mods, Open Pro-Stocks, and Thunder Cars, Meet and Greet Driver's Mothers
May 13 - Super Late Models, FASTRAK Late Models, E-Mods, Open Pro-Stocks, and Thunder Cars, and a meet the greet the Super Late Models on the front stretch
May 17 - Test and Tune 5:00 to Dark (Pit Pass-$15, Grandstands FREE)
May 20 - American Cancer Society Topless Night George Stroupe Memorial for the Super Late Models, FASTRAK Late Models, E-Mods, Open Pro-Stocks, Thunder Cars, and Outlaw Sprint Warrior Series
DOUBLE DOWN WEEKEND #1
May 27 - Super Late Models, FASTRAK Late Models, E-Mods, Open Pro-Stocks, and Thunder Cars, Double Points, Meet and Greet FASTRAK Late Model, Ultra Graph-X Night
May 29 - Super Sprints $3,000 to win, BRP Modified Tour Kodiak Memorial $2,000 to win. Time Trials @ 6:00 with racing @ 6:30
Tri-City Speedway is owned and operated by H&H Motorsports, which has promoted racing at the popular facility since in 2009. In 2011, Tri-City will host Friday night competition featuring the Super Late Models, FASTRAK Late Models, E- Mods, Open Pro Stocks and Thunder Cars at the Venango County half-mile dirt oval. Tri-City is located seven miles north of Franklin, Pa., off State Route 417.
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