Archive for November 24th, 2009

Stafford Speedway Releases 2010 Season Ticket Packages; Price Levels Remain Same for 7th Consecutive Season

Stafford Springs, CT — Stafford Motor Speedway has released its 2010 Season Paddock, Gold Stadium Reserved, Top Row Reserved, General Admission, and Stafford Speedway’s Kids Club season ticket packages. Stafford’s Reserved, General Admission, and Kids Club season ticket plans will remain at the same price level for the seventh consecutive season while Stafford’s Season Paddock Pass plan will remain at the same price level for the third consecutive season. New for 2010, with the minimum age requirement to race in NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Charger Divisions lowered to 14, all 14 and 15 year olds must possess a valid 2010 NASCAR License to be able to enter the Stafford Speedway paddock area.

The 2010 Stafford Motor Speedway schedule consists of 23 NASCAR race events and one Tuesday event with the ISMA Supermodifieds. Stafford’s 23 NASCAR race events include four NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour events and two extra distance events for each of Stafford’s SK Modified® and Late Model divisions. The 2010 schedule has also added one more Friday night event than usual, giving Season Pass holders an additional event while paying the same price for season tickets as previous seasons.
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East Champ Truex Headed To Toyota All-Star Showdown

Three-Time 2009 Winner Set For Irwindale Debut

Daytona Beach, FL — NASCAR Camping World Series East Champion Ryan Truex is the first driver to confirm his intention to compete in the 2010 NASCAR Toyota All-Star Showdown on Jan. 29-30 in Toyota Speedway at Irwindale (Calif.).

“I’m really excited about the Showdown,” Truex said. “You’re racing against some of the best drivers in the country. All of those guys can drive and they have the records to prove it. If you win the Showdown, you can say you’ve beaten the best of the best.”
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Fans from Several States Expected for this Weekend’s Turkey Derby at Wall Stadium

Wall, NJ — Short track auto racing fans from throughout the northeast and the mid-Atlantic states are expected to take advantage of the final outdoor short track auto racing event of the season this Friday, Saturday and Sunday as Wall Stadium presents the 36th running of the “Turkey Derby.” As has been the case since the outset, Turkey Derby competition is always held during the daylight hours and is presented on Friday and Saturday (Nov. 27 and 28) of Thanksgiving weekend. This year, Sunday afternoon action has been added featuring Enduro, Legend Cars and Champ Kart racing.

On Friday, November 27, pit gates will open at 7:00 a.m., with pre purchased ticket holders’ grandstand gates opening at 9:30 a.m. and grandstand seating opening at 10:00 a.m. On the track, all eight divisions that will see competition on the weekend will practice on Friday morning starting at 8:30 a.m. The Garden State Vintage Stock Car Club vehicles will then go 15-laps at 12:15 p.m., before qualifying begins at 12:30 p.m. Friday’s qualifying will consist of time trials for the Red Bank Sleep Shoppe Modifieds and the Late Model stock cars, along with heat races and consolation races as needed for the Calabreeze Pools Sportsman, Flanagan Retail Development Factory Stocks, I.N.E.X. Legend Cars, Street Stocks and the RBSS Modifieds.
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