posted October 05, 2000 05:18 PM
RED CLAY SUPER NATIONALS ON OCTOBER 13TH AND 14TH TO SHOWCASE THE BEST
SUPPORT CLASS RACERS IN THE COUNTRY AT SKYLINE SPEEDWAY
The rolling hills of Southeastern Ohio will roar to life in the Mid-October
Support Class Spectacular, The RED CLAY SUPER NATIONALS at Skyline Speedway.
The best Steel Block Late Models, Modifieds, Pure Stocks and 4-cyl Mini
Stocks will tackle the Stewart, Ohio Bull Ring in one of the biggest paydays
ever for support division racers on October 13th and 14th.
The Steel Block Late Models will shoot it out in the $3,000 to win, $300 to
start, 50 lap, A-main. The Modifieds will test their skill and machinery in
the 50 lap, $3,000 to win 300 to start feature. Street Stocks will shoot
for a record winners share of $2,000 with $300 to start and the Pure Stocks
will heat up the speedway in the $1,000 to win, $300 to start. The 4-Cyl
Mini Stock main event is scheduled for $500 to win and $300 to start.
Special guest Mr. Earl Baltes of the famed Eldora Speedway will sweeten the
pot for the Steel Block Late Models by donating $100 for the driver who
posts the fastest time in qualifications. Earl Baltes will present trophies
to winners in the Steel Block Late Models, Modifieds, Street Stocks,
Pure/Pro/Bomber Stocks and the 4-Cyl Mini Stocks.
Additionally, the Hoosier Tire Company has provided sponsorship. Hoosier
Racing Tire will give a substantial BONUS to the feature winner in the
Modified and Street Stock classes. Modified and Street Stock drivers must
be on approved AMRA/UMP Hoosier Tires to be eligible for the BONUS.
In 1995 a similar event was conducted with the payoff and total purse
considerably less than the Red Clay Super Nationals purse. Over 100 cars
were in attendance in each racing division. Our pit area has been expanded
to accommodate 400 haulers. The best in each division will be at Skyline
Speedway to lay claim to the Red Clay Super National Titles.
Gates open at 3pm on Friday October 13th with Hot Laps at 6pm and Racing at
7pm. Scheduled for Friday is the Steel Block Late Models - practice,
Modifieds, Street Stocks, Pure/Pro/Bomber Stocks, and 4-Cyl Mini Stock
Heats, and Non-Qualifier races.
On Saturday October 14th, gates open at 10am with Hot Laps at 3pm and Racing
at 4pm. Complete Steel Block Late Model Program, B-Mains for the Steel
Block Late Models, Modifieds, Street Stocks, Pure/Pro/Bomber Stocks, and the
4-Cyl Mini Stocks. Also Non-Qualifier races for the Steel Block Late
Models. Then Feature racing in all divisions.
2-Day General Admission is $25 * 2-Day Pit Pass $45 * Children 7-12 $5 *
Ages 6 and under are FREE with paid adult. Primitive camping is available *
No Sewer * No Electric Hook Ups
For additional information contact Al Harshbarger at 304-743-8158 or Scott
Farley at 304-684-3866(Day) or 304-652-1628(Eve).
Skyline Speedway is located 4.4 miles off Route 50&32 approximately 10 miles
East of Athens, Ohio. Coming East from Athens, look for County Road 53 or
Bethany Bridge Road on your left. Look for Skyline Speedway signs. Be
extremely careful, there is heavy construction on the 4-lane highway.
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