posted August 08, 2001 02:19 PM
KIDS BIKE RACES AND PRO-AM KING OF THE HILL SCHEDULED FOR THIS SUNDAY AT
NEBRASKA RACEWAY PARK
August 8, 2001 - Greenwood, Neb. - One of the most popular nights of the
season with children is scheduled for this Sunday as SHOPKO presents the
NASCAR Weekly Racing Series along with the KID'S BIKE RACES. The night will
feature the always-exciting weekly show of Super Late Models, Walker Uniform
Rental Grand Nationals, O'Reilly Auto Parts Pro-Ams and Jasper Engines and
Transmissions Hobby Stocks. In addition, kids will hit the track for their
own racing competition.
Kids will want to bring their bicycles to the track for the intermission
entertainment. The young competitors will take the track and compete in
their own race. Races will be broken down in to various age groups, with
the winner of each age division taking home a new bike from SHOPKO. Fans in
the grandstands will also have chances to win great prizes throughout the
night including a 35" color television and more!
The 76 RACING GAS King of the Hill Series will also continue this Sunday as
KOSISKI RACING PRODUCTS presents the Pro-Am King of the Hill competition.
The top eight points leaders in the O'Reilly Auto Parts Pro-Am division will
race in two-lap elimination races. The #1 driver in the current points
standings will be matched up against the #8 driver, #2 will run against #7
and so on. The winner of each race will go on to the next round to face the
next competitor until just two are left. The King of the Hill finals for
all four divisions are scheduled for Sunday, September 2. The front gates
will open at 4:30 p.m. with racing at 6:00 p.m.. Adult admission is $9,
senior citizens are $7, kids 12 and under FREE.
Nebraska Raceway Park is a .4 mile, semi-banked dirt oval featuring the
NASCAR Weekly Racing Series every Sunday night April through September plus
specials including the Pennzoil World of Outlaws, NSCA Sprint Car Series, O'
Reilly Auto Parts All-Star Series and more. Directions to NRP: Take I-80
to Exit #420 between Omaha and Lincoln, then go north just ½ mile and you
are ready to go racing. For more information on Nebraska Raceway Park visit www.neracewaypark.com or call (402) 944-2233.