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posted August 24, 2001 10:32 PM UIN: 16262997
33rd Hillbilly 100/Labor Day Weekend "The Perfect Match" On September 2nd
and 3rd

(Middlebourne, WV) Labor Day weekend, the great State of West Virginia and
the Hillbilly 100 has been a perfect match for the dirt racing community
since it's beginning in 1967. In 1998 the Hillbilly 100 moved to it's
current home, Tyler County Speedway and the racing world witnessed one of
the most extraordinary 100 lap features in the history of the sport. Steve
Shaver of Parkersburg, WV out-dueled Donnie Moran and Rick Aukland over the
last ten laps, racing 3-wide most of the time, posting a most impressive
victory. The Hillbilly 100 title went the way of Davey Johnson in 1999 and
2000. The Greensburg, PA driver showed the world his short track mastery by
dominating the Hillbilly 100 with back to back wins over the best in the
business. Ever since the move to Tyler County Speedway in 1998 race fans
from all over the country have proclaimed the Hillbilly 100 as the "must
see" event of the year. The 2001 Hillbilly 100 will again provide the
action and excitement for which the match made on Labor Day Weekend has been

Tyler County Speedway takes pride in providing 2 and 3 wide, multi-grove
racing for each racing division. The addition of new clay will take the
2001 Hillbilly 100 to the next level for competition and excitement. On
September 2nd and 3rd the Hillbilly 100 weekend will again showcase the
finest in dirt track racing. The tradition continues with the Late Models
in the $25,000 to win Hillbilly 100. The Hillbilly 100 is also a qualifier
for the Dirt Track World Championship on October 21 and 22 at the Legendary
Pennsboro Speedway. The Steel Block Late Models will shoot it out in the
$2500 to win Hillbilly 50. The Modifieds in the White Light'in 25 and Street
Stocks in the Sour Mash 20 battle for the $1,000 top prize. The Pure Stocks
will complete the weekend racing action with the Lil' Hillbilly 20 paying
$500 to the winner.

The Hillbilly 100 weekend provides race fans with tons of on track action.
Additionally Sunday and Monday only General Admission pricing has been added
to better accommodate all of the race fans. The two-day pass may just be the
most affordable 2-day show in the country. Gates open on Sunday at 5pm
with racing at 8pm. Gates open on Monday at 10am with racing at 3pm. 2-Day
General Admission is $30, Sunday only General Admission is $15, Monday only
General Admission is $20, Pit Passes are $40, Ages 7-12 are $10, and ages 6
and under are FREE. Camping is available.

Make it a point to get your seat early. Everyone wants to be a part of this
Labor Day Weekend racing spectacular. The Hillbilly 100 has always been a
must see event and this year looks to be better than ever. Additional
Hillbilly 100 information may be obtained by calling Scott Farley at
304-684-3866-Day or 304-652-1628-Evenings. Information requests can be
e-mailed to Information on race day is available at
the Tyler County Speedway at 304-758-2660. Tyler County Speedway is located
4 miles south of Middlebourne, on WV State Route 18.
Doc Richard Hillbilly 100-TCS Special Event Media

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