Borgers Speedway Set For First Annual Bob Tidaback Sr. Memorial AllStar TQ 50 Lap Extravaganza

Date: 7/15/2013 10:30:17 PM

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Borgers Speedway Set For First Annual Bob Tidaback Sr. Memorial AllStar TQ 50 Lap Extravaganza


The “Glory Days” of Pine Brook Speedway will be on everyone’s mind as excitement is revving up at a “Fever Pitch” as final plans are being made for the first Annual Bob Tidaback Sr. Memorial AllStar 50 Lap TQ Race at Borgers Speedway This Saturday July 20.


This AllStar Three Quarter Midget race is shaping up to be the biggest event in the history of Borgers Speedway and one of the biggest events in Three Quarter Midget Racing.


The memory of Bob Tidaback Sr. will be fondly honored in this first time event.  Bob spent most of his life as an owner and with his son Mike behind the wheel.  In an amazing career Bob was able to win 4 ATQMRA Championships.  An “Icon” in the world of Three Quarter Midget Racing we are here tonight honoring him for his dedication and his achievements for the betterment of our sport.


Race Details For This Saturdays TQ Memorial - AllStar Event

$750.00 to Win + Lap Money provided and being paid by Metz Racing

Non-Winged event

Borgers Speedway TQ rules

Hoosier Tires ( scuffed tire rules N/A  – new tires are allowed )

Open paid practice ($15) from 1 pm to approx 330pm

Fastest Car Award Bonus $100 will be determined by Race Monitor Lap Times Starting at 2pm   ( this is not Time Trials its for the fastest car during open practice - participation is not mandatory ) 

Tech'ing done by Track Officials 

Mandatory event sponsor sticker package ( 8 x 10 )

For further details see our website rules page( downloadable )

Asphalt 600’s weight need to conform to  2012/2013 Borgers Speedway

( min lap time requirement to participate in feature will be enforced - min Time : TBA ) 


No repairs or changes in between segments  

During the interview portion of the segments the race is considered under a red flag condition – Therefore, no repairs to cars can take place. Once interviews are completed, race will resume under yellow and repairs or changes can be made in hot pit zone as detailed below .


Weight is as follows

TQ midgets w/ engines 2003 and older 800 lbs

TQ midgets w/ engines 2004 and newer 825 lbs


The format is an Allstar Format and is as follows:



Standard pill draw to determine heat line up (12 lap heat)


Feature format:

Segment #1 -   15 laps - Top Five are interviewed on front stretch ( Line Up determined by Heat Finish )

Segment#2.  – 15 laps -  Invert lead cars -  top 3 interviewed

Final segment #3. - Final line up is avg of segment finishes - 2 attempts at green- white checkered-



Speeding in Pits will be enforced via a radar gun - 


Driver introductions will be held on the main straightaway and driver interviews will be done on track between race segments.  The drivers will be telling the fans first hand what is going on as the race progresses.


In addition a full card of Wingless Dirt 600 Sprints, AllStar and Junior Slingshot, Karts, and MicroStocks will be presented.


Gates Open at 11:00 a.m.  Paid practice will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.  $10 Karts.  $15 Big Cars.  Pit pass required but  is good for the entire day and night show.   Driver’s meeting will be held at 3:45 p.m. with regular warm ups at 4:00 p.m. followed by heats, and features.


Be on hand to be a part of “History In The Making “ at the First Annual Bob Tidaback Sr. Memorial AllStar  TQ 50 Lap race on the “Northeast’s Fastest 1/7 mile asphalt oval  at Borgers Speedway in Saylorsburg, Pa.


For further information check the Borgers Speedway web-site   and Borgers Speedway Facebook page.  Borgers weather hot line 570-992-8131.

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