Seymour-April 7-At their regular monthly club meeting Monday night, N.E.W. DIRT decided to cancel their Spring Thaw event scheduled for this Saturday, April 12 at the Seymour Speedway.
The track and grounds were still wet and a heavy rain hit the area during the meeting. The officers felt it was not going to permit proper track prep for a special event and want the track in good shape for all competitors.
If the weather co-operates at all, the club is still planning a practice for Saturday afternoon at 2 PM. A final decision on the practice will be posted at 6 PM Thursday afternoon. If the practice is held pit will open at 1 PM with a $15. Pit pass for everyone.
Focus will now be put on the official 2014 season opener on Sunday May 4.
IMCA Modifieds, Stock Cars and Sport Mods will be joined by the Street Stocks and 4 Cylinders on the weekly Sunday night programs. Spectator Eliminators will compete every other week starting on May 4th.
Race time has been moved up to 5:30 PM for the season.
N.E.W. DIRT is entering their 31st year promoting the weekly programs at the 1/3 mile banked clay oval. A schedule of 17 races will make up the season. The Summer Holiday Classic Series will return on Sunday nights, May 26, June 29 and August 31. Each will host the five regular season divisions with the WDLMA Late Models the hightlite division. A special August 17 date will see the return of the IRA Sprint Cars to the Seymour Speedway. Their last appearance was in 2008. All five divisions will also run the program under a special format to allow plenty of time for the complete Sprint show.
Further information will be released shortly. Watch the web site at seymoursuperspeedway.net. Also check out racetext.net for all Seymour Speedway news and updates.
April 6- With the weather finally starting to co-operate, N.E.W. DIRT is full throttle to get the first race of the season in this coming Saturday, April 12 at the Seymour Speedway.
The Spring Thaw is scheduled for Saturday afternoon April 12. Pit Gates open at 11 AM with the grandstand opening at 12 NOON. Racing will start at 2 PM.
WDLMA Late Models will highlite the day with a 30 lap main event. IMCA Modifieds, Stock Cars and Sport Mods along with Street Stocks, 4 Cylinders and Grand Nationals will round out the program with 20 lap feature events. All divisions will run heats and last chance qualifiers as well.
Format will be draw/redraw for the days activities. Draw cut off will be 1 PM.
Drivers pit passes will be $75 for Late Model and $35 for all other divisions. Anyone else entering the pit will be $30.
Grandstand admission will be $16.00 for adults, Students 13-18 and Seniors 55 and over will be $11.00, Kids 12 and under will be FREE with a paid adult.
If weather allows, the club will host a practice session on Friday evening. Details of the practice and opening race will be discussed and finalized at the club meeting this Monday at Doxbee’s at 8 PM. Postings will be made to all outlets following the meeting.
In the event the race cannot be run Saturday, Sunday April 13 is the scheduled rain date with the same times.
The track will be idle on April 20 for Easter and April 27 for the FFA Auction.
The First race of the regular season will be Sunday May 4 with all five regular division returning to the 1/3 mile banked clay oval. Race Time will be 5:30 PM every week this season.
The Summer Holiday Classic series returns on May 25, June 29 and August 31 and will again feature the WDLMA Late Models along with the IMCA Modified, Stock Car, Sport Mod, Street Stock and 4 Cylinder divisions
The return of the High powered IRA Sprint Cars to the banked 1/3 mile oval will be on Sunday August 17 with all regular divisions competing in a special format.
The Spectator Eliminators will join the weekly programs every other week starting May 4. They will run for a point system and crown a track champion.
After this never ending winter, get ready for the first race of 2014 with the Spring Thaw this Saturday April 12 at the Seymour Speedway.
Sunday February 23 2013 AWARDS PROGRAM
FRANK’S PLACE Seymour 11AM
Watch the Daytona 500
Saturday April 5 SPRING THAW 2 PM with WDLMA Late Models
Sunday April 6 Rain Date
Saturday April 12 Regular Race 1st Point night/SPRING THAW Rain Date
Sunday April 13 Rain Date
Sunday April 20 NO RACE EASTER
Sunday April 27 NO RACE FFA Auction
Sunday May 4 Regular Race
Sunday May 11 Regular Race
Sunday May 18 Regular Race
Sunday May 26 HOLIDAY CLASSIC with WDLMA Late Models
Sunday June 1 Regular Race
Sunday June 8 Regular Race
Sunday June 15 Regular Race
Sunday June 22 Regular Race
Sunday June 29 HOLIDAY CLASSIC with WDLMA Late Models
Sunday July 6 Regular Race
Sunday July 13 Regular Race
Sunday July 20 Regular Race
Sunday July 27 NO RACE Outagamie County Fair
Sunday August 3 Regular Race
Sunday August 10 Regular Race
Sunday August 17 IRA SPRINT CARS With Full Regular Program
Sunday August 24 Regular Race
Sunday August 31 HOLIDAY CLASSIC with WDLMA Late Models
FINAL Point Night ALL DIVISIONS
Saturday September 6 Regular Race Final night of racing
Sunday September 7 Rain Date
Regular Race programs feature IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Stock Cars, IMCA Sport Mods, Street Stocks, 4 Cylinders
SPECTATOR ELIMINATOR will run Every Other week starting May 4
RACING STARTS AT 5:30 PM Unless Noted
Race Day Phone 920-833-7726 WEB SITE seymoursuperspeedway.net
SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE
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