Seymour, Saturday- April 11
The scheduled practice session today at the Seymour Speedway has been rained out.
We will attempt another practice next Saturday, April 19, but will start earlier, at 11 AM, so cars can test and tune before heading to some of the other area tracks that are scheduled to open.
The first race at the 1/3 mile banked clay oval at the Seymour Speedway will be Sunday night, May 4 with racing at 5:30 PM.
Seymour, April 10, 5:55 PM
As promised, here is the information for the practice Saturday afternoon, April 12.
N.E.W. DIRT will be holding an open practice session at the Seymour Speedway starting at 2 PM. The pit will open at 1. Everyone is welcome to test and tune their cars. There will be a $15. pit pass to enter the pit. The grandstand will be open FREE for fans to check out the action.
Memberships and parking will be available. Drivers MUST be a club member to participate in the weekly Sunday night programs. Memberships are $25.
The regular season will start on Sunday May 4 with racing starting at 5:30 PM.
Hope to see you Saturday afternoon.
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.
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