posted January 08, 2001 07:58 PM
RAMADA INN OFFICIAL UDTRA HOST HOTEL FOR EAST BAY WINTERNATIONALS
WOODSTOCK, GA - United Dirt Track Racing Association officials have
announced that the Ramada Inn Tampa North is the Official UDTRA Host Hotel
for the 25th Annual UDTRA Winternationals at East Bay Raceway in Tampa,
on February 7, 8, and 10 for the UDTRA Dirt Late Models, formerly known
the Hav-A-Tampa Dirt Late Models.
The Ramada Inn Tampa North is located at Exit 34 at I-275 and Fowler Ave.
The Ramada Inn Tampa North will be offering UDTRA fans and competitors at
special discount rate of $71.00 per night. To make reservations call
1-800-626-0085 and ask for the special UDTRA East Bay discount rate.
The Ramada Inn Tampa North is located just minutes from the track, Busch
Gardens, and major shopping malls in the Tampa area.
The UDTRA Dirt Late Models will be in action with three shows for the 25th
Annual East Bay Winternationals, beginning with a 50-lap $10,000-to-win
feature event on February 7. The February 8 program will also feature a
50-lap $10,000-to-win main event. The grand finale for the 25th Annual
Bay Winternationals will be a 100-lap $25,000-to-win feature race.
Top entries expected for the UDTRA season opener include the defending and
four-time UDTRA Champion Scott Bloomquist of Mooresburg, TN, 2000 UDTRA
National Championship Runner-Up Steve Francis of Ashland, KY, Wendell
Wallace of Batesville, AR, UDTRA 2000 East Bay winner Rick Eckert of York,
PA, and Ray Cook of Brasstown, NC.
Other expected entries are 1996 UDTRA Champion Freddy Smith of Knoxville,
TN, Dan Schlieper of Pewaukee, WI, Donnie Moran of Dresden, OH, Jimmy Mars
of Elk Mound, WI, 1999 UDTRA Champion Dale McDowell of Rossville, GA, and
2000 UDTRA Rookie of the Year Mike Gault of Gaffney, SC.
East Bay Raceway is located six miles south of I-4 off U.S. Highway 41.
ticket information call 1-877-457-5611.