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Author Topic:   Danville IL - July 29- Battle of the Borders info!!
1racenut
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Total posts: 38
posted July 20, 2002 10:09 PM
For Immediate Release:

Danville, Illinois-The Vermilion County Speedway located in Danville,
Illinois will host the First Annual Battle of the Borders on Monday
Night, July 29. It will be the largest Dirt Late Model fature purse
ever offered at the track with $10,000 going to the winner of the 60 lap
feature race out of a total feature purse of over $33,000. The event is
being sponsored by Tatman's Towing and Albin Vending. The event will
also feature UMP Open Wheel Modifieds paying $500 to win their main
event.
Back in June Danville promoter, Bill Marietta hosted the largest
crowd in the history of Vermilion County Speedway for the
Summernationals race and with this type of money on the line on July 29
fans should arrive early as possible to get a good seat for the racing
action. The "Battle of the Borders" will be a non sanctioned Late Model
event which means cars from UMP, UDTRA, RENEGADE and STARS BATTLE OF THE
BLUEGRASS will be eligible to compete. There is no entry fee for the
race. Hoosier and American Race Tires will be allowed to compete.
Vermilion County Speedway is located off of I-74 at exit 210 then
one mile west on Route 150 in Danville, Illinois. Gates will open at 3
pm with hot laps at 6 pm followed by time trials at 6:30 p.m. The first
race is set to roll off at 7:30 p.m. The raindate for the event will be
on Wednesday, July 31. For more information please contact the track at
(217) 443-6588 or by calling (217) 304-0429. Admission will be $20 at
the front gate for adults, with children ages 11-15 years of age
admitted for $10, Children 10 and under are admitted for free. Pit gate
admission is $10.

First Annual Battle of the Borders
Vermilion County Speedway
Danville, Illinois

Monday Night, July 29, 2002

60 Lap Late Model Feature
Feature Payoff:

1. $10,000.00
2. 4,000.00
3. 3,000.00
4. 2,500.00
5. 2,000.00
6. 1,800.00
7. 1,600.00
8. 1,500.00
9. 1,200.00
10. 1,000.00
11. 800.00
12. 700.00
13. 600.00
14. 500.00
15. 400.00
16. 400.00
17. 400.00
18. 400.00
19. 400.00
20. 400.00

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