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posted October 05, 2000 05:20 PM
20TH ANNUAL DIRT TRACK WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE OF EVENTS AND NEW RESTART
PROCEDURES

Excitement is peaking for the 20th Annual DIRT TRACK WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP on
October 21st and 22nd at West Virginia Motor Speedway. The $50,000 to Win
100 lap DTWC will headline the annual Autumn Late Model Spectacular. In
addition the Modifieds will shoot it out for the top prize of $2,000, and
the Stock Cars will complete the racing program in their $1500 to win
A-Main.

Gates open at 9am on October 21st with Time Trials scheduled to begin for
the Late Models at 1pm. Followed by 6-20 lap Heat Races for the Late
Models. The Modifieds and Street Stocks will complete their qualifying
events after the Late Models have finished their events for the day. Then
the party begins with a live band entertaining the finest race fans in the
world.

On Sunday October 22nd, gates open at 9am and racing begins at 1pm.
Consolation Races for the Late Models begin the program followed by the
Modified Consolation Races then the Street Stock Consolation Races. Up next
the $50,000 to Win, 100 lap, 20th Annual DIRT TRACK WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP.
After crowning the winner of 20th DIRT TRACK WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, the
Modifieds will take to the 5/8th-mile speedplant in their $2000 to Win main
event. Wrapping up another historic weekend will be the $1500 to Win Stock
Car Feature.

Mooney Star will again be directing on track proceedings for the DIRT TRACK
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP. A change in restart procedures has been adopted;
Doublewide restarts will be used throughout the weekend in all racing
divisions. The use of Doublewide restarts in some areas of the country have
proven to be very popular with the fans and drivers. Doublewide restarts
will take the competition and excitement of this DIRT TRACK WORLD
CHAMPIONSHIP to the next level.

There are several hundred primitive camping spots available (no hookups).
Camping is $20 for the duration of your stay. Campers are allowed to set up
as early as the weekend prior to the DIRT TRACK WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP.

Admission at the gate on race weekend is; 2-Day General Admission $45, 2-Day
Pit Pass $55, Children ages 6-11 $10.00 and under age 6 FREE. The rain date
for the 20th Annual DIRT TRACK WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP is November 4th and 5th.

For additional information contact West Virginia Motor Speedway at
304-489-1889.
Media Contact: Doc Richard jrichard@wirefire.com

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