Rules, Announcements ... and More.

The Season Begins! 
The first winner of the night was in the Port City Racing Pro Stock division with Rusty Seaver taking the win. Scott Phillps took the top spot in a tight race in the KFC Late Model main event. Nate Jones continued his 2013 championship form as he won the Engine Pro Pro Truck feature. AJ Ward grabbed the  IMCA Modified feature, while a barn burner in the Smokers Club Street Stock feature was taken by Jasen Wiley. The races On The Web Flinn Stock event was taken by Johnny "Showtime" Miller.  More later Sunday morning!

 

 

Racing begins as close to 7:30 as we can make it with the pit gates opening about 4:30 and the main stands opening at 5PM. Front gate adult admission will be $12 on 'regular nights' and $15 on 'special nights.' Kids will remain at $5. A season grandstand pass can be obtained for $220. Pit passes remain at $25. In probably the best deal of the year, a family pass for two adults and two kids is only $25! If you have questions you can drop me an email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or you can call the office at 989.235.5200.

When I sent out the email blast to tell people that practice had been cancelled, I got roughly 20 emails bounces. If your email has changed, drop me a note. Please tell me what it was and what it is now. Thanks!

SPECIAL NOTICE!!!!
It probably won't come as a surprise to you after the winter we've had but the extended forecast says the endless winter and its cold weather won't abate until almost June. After careful consultation amongst the Ron and the staff, after the first night of racing, start time will move to 7PM to help get everyone home before the 'really' cold weather hits at night. Please come prepared during Test and Tune to finish your registrations and such to help speed things up for opening night.

Starting on the second night, drivers and their cars must be checked no later than 5:45PM. Due to the tight time schedule, you may only 'call in - check in' once a month. Opening night, we will start as soon as possible, trying to maybe start before 7:30 on opening night. We hope this will help keep the fans in the stands as long as possible. In June, the start time will revert to 7:30PM.

Unfortunately, front gate admission prices will rise to $12 on 'regular nights' and $15 on 'special nights.' Kids will remain at $5. A season grandstand pass can be obtained for $220. Pit passes remain at $25. In probably the best deal of the year, a family pass for two adults and two kids is only $25!

I have received draft versions of the revised versions of the the Pro Truck rules, Street Stock rules, and the Pro Stock rules.

As announced at the banquet, there is a new rule for the Pro Trucks:

OPTIONAL TRANSMISSION RULE Bert type transmissions will be allowed. If a Bert type transmission is used, you must add an additional 50 lbs on each side in front of the engine plate. Weight may be adjusted for competitive quality. NO BALL SPLINE TRANSMISSIONS WILL BE PERMITTED.

If you can't make it to the track, you can use our exclusive DVR option to see all of the LIVE action or see the replay immediately after the race by visiting this page and then using the slider bar to jump around by visiting this LINK

Special thanks to our long time partners,Engine Pro and ARP for their continued support in bringing you live coverage of the race night events. If you haven't filled out your "Pay Dirt" application from Engine Pro, now is a good time to do so! CLICK HERE for info!


For those that intend to have minors entering the pits, here is the minor release form to have pre-filled out. PLEASE NOTE! "Legal" people say you need to do one of two things. Fill it out and have it notarized or fill it out but don't sign it until you are at the track so track officials can countersign it. Other forms will be posted here shortly.

 

July 9, 2011

The Engine Pro IMCA Modified feature went green to checker as Myron DeYoung wasted no time showing the field he had not forgotten how he used to dominate the field several years back.

DeYoung held a huge lead as Greg Wiles, Chad Wernette, Mike Shanteau, and Rodney King in the top five. Wiles and Wernette fought it out for second as DeYoung began to lap the field. Chad Maurer and AJ Ward joined the fray for the top five just as DeYoung took the white flag. He went on to win his third straight feature. Wernette, Wiles, and DeYoung brought home heat victories while Cliff Denman won the B Main.

Current Standings (Top 20)

              Pos Car No Driver Points

  1. 20W A.J. Ward 364
  2. 111 Josh Borton 350
  3. 54M Chad Maurer 350
  4. 615 Chad Wernette 340
  5. 42 Dan Minikey Jr. 308
  6. 776 Rusty Zeigler 304
  7. 76 Greg Wiles 297
  8. 11 Mike Shanteau 286
  9. 8 Jerry Hunt 272
  10. 112 Jason Borton 264
  11. 90V Robert Hutson 259
  12. 24 Clifford Denman 255
  13. K9 Chad Precord 251
  14. 7D Myron DeYoung 244
  15. 21 Glen Moon 232
  16. 78 Brody Bowser 230
  17. 88 Ken Haddix 217
  18. 12K Rodney King 211
  19. 10W Dan Wiggins, Sr. 194
  20. 79 Nate Jones 194
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Tonights Results

A Feature

  1. Myron DeYoung (Crystal, MI) 
  2. Greg Wiles (Middleton, MI) 
  3. Chad Wernette (Sheridan, MI) 
  4. Chad Maurer (Eaton Rapids, MI) 
  5. A.J. Ward (Ionia, MI) 
  6. Rodney King (Stanton, MI) 
  7. Mike Shanteau (Weidman, MI) 
  8. Josh Borton (Crystal, MI) 
  9. Robert Hutson (Edmore, MI) 
  10. Don Hintz (Belding, MI) 
  11. Clifford Denman (Stanton, MI) 
  12. Chad Precord (Greenville, MI) 
  13. Rusty Zeigler (Ovid, MI) 
  14. Glen Moon (Fenwick, MI) 
  15. Ken Haddix (Edmore, MI) 
  16. Rich White (Crystal, MI) 
  17. Calvin Brackett (Stanton, MI) 
  18. Aaron Raby (Riverdale, MI) 
  19. Jason Borton (Vestaburg, MI) 
  20. Dan Wiggins, Sr. (Fenwick, MI)


B Feature

  1. Clifford Denman (Stanton, MI) 
  2. Chad Precord (Greenville, MI) 
  3. Rusty Zeigler (Ovid, MI) 
  4. Calvin Brackett (Stanton, MI) 
  5. Aaron Raby (Riverdale, MI) 
  6. Dan Minikey Jr. (Fenwick, MI) 
  7. Mike Linhart (Merrill, MI) 
  8. Jerry Hunt (, MI) 
  9. Brody Bowser (Stanton, MI)


Heat 1

  1. Chad Wernette (Sheridan, MI) 
  2. Jason Borton (Vestaburg, MI) 
  3. A.J. Ward (Ionia, MI) 
  4. Rich White (Crystal, MI) 
  5. Ken Haddix (Edmore, MI) 
  6. Clifford Denman (Stanton, MI) 
  7. Rusty Zeigler (Ovid, MI) 
  8. Aaron Raby (Riverdale, MI)

Heat 2

  1. Greg Wiles (Middleton, MI) 
  2. Don Hintz (Belding, MI) 
  3. Chad Maurer (Eaton Rapids, MI) 
  4. Rodney King (Stanton, MI) 
  5. Robert Hutson (Edmore, MI) 
  6. Chad Precord (Greenville, MI) 
  7. Mike Linhart (Merrill, MI) 
  8. Brody Bowser (Stanton, MI)


Heat 3

  1. Myron DeYoung (Crystal, MI) 
  2. Josh Borton (Crystal, MI) 
  3. Mike Shanteau (Weidman, MI) 
  4. Glen Moon (Fenwick, MI) 
  5. Dan Wiggins, Sr. (Fenwick, MI) 
  6. Dan Minikey Jr. (Fenwick, MI) 
  7. Jerry Hunt (, MI) 
  8. Calvin Brackett (Stanton, MI)

Late Models Points Leaders

  1. Scott Phillips - 40
  2. Matt Pickard - 39
  3. Ryan VanderVeen - 38
  4. Josh Borton - 37
  5. Keith Gentz - 36
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Pro Stock Points Leaders

  1. Rusty Seaver - 40
  2. Gary VanderMark - 39
  3. Blake Hollenbeck - 38
  4. Josh Loomis - 37
  5. Barry Rinard - 36
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IMCA Mods Points Leaders

  1. A J Ward - 40
  2. Rusty Zeigler - 39
  3. Myron DeYoung - 38
  4. Vern Buskirk - 37
  5. Jimmy Hale Jr - 36
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Street Stock Points Leaders

  1. Jasen Wiley - 40
  2. M VanderMark Jr - 39
  3. Kyle Prochazka - 38
  4. Derek Crandall - 37
  5. D McKeown Sr - 36
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Pro Truck Points Leaders

  1. Nate Jones - 40
  2. Dave Peters - 39
  3. Curtis Rice - 38
  4. Ryan Paradise - 37
  5. Gary Dancer - 36
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Flinn Stock Points Leaders

    1. Johnny Miller - 40
    2. Shane Wiggins - 39
    3. Kyle Woodward - 38
    4. Joe Pironello - 37
    5. Chuck Shaw - 36
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