posted February 19, 2002 04:22 PM
Quincy MI (February 19, 2002) - Butler Motor Speedway will open the racing season on April 21st with a $7000 to win Enduro (based upon 100 cars). The enduro will be one of five on the schedule for the year. The regular season will open on May 4th with the Sprints, Late Models and Street Stocks.
On June 15th the Non-Wing sprints make a rare appearance on the Butler high banks. June 29th will be the Street Stock special with $2200 to the winner. Don't miss the huge fireworks display on July 4th. Butler is known for having one of the best fireworks displays in Southern Michigan. July 15th will be the annual visit by the All Star Circuit of Champion
The Sprints will invade Butler when the World War III Shootout comes on August 3rd. This race usually draws over 60 Sprints. September 20 & 21 will be the Fifth Annual Fall Classic. This year we will be adding the Sprints to the card of UMP type Late Models and the Street Stocks.
Butler Motor Speedway is a 3/8 mile high banked clay oval featuring 31 degree bankings and 19 degree straightaways. Butler is located in Southern Michigan near Quincy.
For more information please visit us at www.butlermotorspeedway.com
Butler Motor Speedway
2002 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
21....Enduro 200 laps - $7000 to win*!!
27....Street Stocks only $300 to win
28....Open practice Noon - 6pm
15....Non Wing Sprints & Late Model, Street Stock Topless Night
29....Street Stock Millennium $2200 to win $200 to start plus Speedo the Clown
29....Arts & Craft Show 9:00 am to 4:00pm
30....Enduro $7000 to win*
4....Fireworks - plus Regular Show
6....Mid Season Championships
13....All Star Sprints $5000 to win
14....All Star Sprints Rain Date
3....World War III Sprint Shootout $5000 to win
4....Rain Date for August 4th show
10....Outlaw Street Stocks & Outlaw Late Models Topless Night
24....Sprints, Late Models, Street Stocks plus Mechanics & Powder Puff Race
1....Enduro 5th and final Enduro Points Championship 20 & 21....Fifth Annual Fall Classic (Sprints, Late Models & Street Stocks)
Regular Show = 410 Sprints, Street Stocks, UMP Late Models
Gates open at 2:00 p.m., Time Trials at 5:30 p.m., Racing at 7:30 p.m.
Schedules are subject to change without notice. Contact the track before making travel plans.