Sprint Cars on the big track, and Micros on the small track, it’s an open wheel fan’s dream weekend at Tri-City Speedway with the debut of the Lucas Oil National Open Wheel 600 Series presented by Hi-Plains Building Division at the Illinois oval on Friday, May 20 and Saturday, May 21.
Taking on the eighth-mile track located in the infield of the Tri-City Speedway, the small car showdown will include A-Class, Restricted, and Non-Wing as well as HART Outlaw Non-Wing Micros.
Last on track at Port City Raceway for the Terry Walker Memorial, the weekend saw J.J. Loss expand his lead in Non-Wing and A-Class with a 64-point buffer with wings, and a 59-point gap without wings. An up and down weekend for Jett Nunley, the Marlow, Okla. driver managed to maintain his point’s lead with an 11-marker gap over Carson Bolden.
Friday, May 20, and Saturday, May 21 at Tri-City Speedway opens at 3:00 P.M. with racing at 7:15 P.M. (CDT). The draw for ASCS teams is from 4:30 P.M. to 5:45 P.M., with the Driver’s Meeting at 6:00 P.M.
Admission per night is $25 for adults with kids 12 and under admitted into the Grandstands for free. Pits are $35. If racing multiple divisions, a Pit Pass must be purchased for each division. Information on the track can be found by calling (636) 931-7836 or online at https://www.
Fans not able to attend can see every lap live on https://www.now600.tv.
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Who: Lucas Oil National Open Wheel 600 Series
Where: Tri-City Speedway (Granite City, Ill.
When: Friday, May 20 and Saturday, May 21
TIMES AND OTHER INFORMATION: TRI-CITY SPEEDWAY (PER DAY) –
Gates: 5:30 P.M.
Draw: 4:30 P.M. – 5:45 P.M.
Driver’s Meeting: 6:00 P.M.
Hot Laps; 6:30 P.M.
Racing: 7:15 P.M.
ASCS2 Right Rear mandatory in NOW600. Tire Doping is prohibited.
Member Pill Draw: $10 per class
Non-Member Pill Draw: $15 per class
PRICES (PER DAY) –
Pit Pass: $35 (Per Class)
Grandstand Admission: $25
Kids 12 & Under: Free
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