posted June 18, 2002 12:32 PM
SPI Set To Host 4 Day Budweiser Open Late Model Shootout Swing, July 4-7
The Budweiser Open Late Model Shootouts are set to return to Eastern Iowa and the four dirt tracks promoted by Simmons Promotions of Farley, Iowa. The popular series will feature the Midwest’s finest Late Model driver’s in competition for over $100,000 in prize money over the four day period. Each night events will be headlined by 50 lap feature events which will award $6,000 to the winner. Iowa Illinois Taylor Insulation will be the presenting sponsor at all four events.
The four day swing will get underway on the 4th of July with racing to be held on the big ˝ mile dirt track, Davenport Speedway, located on the Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds on West Locust Street in Davenport, Iowa. The Budweiser Open Late Models will be joined by the Modifieds in Davenport. Hot laps will get underway at 6 p.m. with racing to follow at 6:30 p.m.
Friday, July 5th the action will shift to the Farley Speedway located just off of US Highway 20 on the west edge of Farley, Iowa. Hot laps will take the green at 7 p.m. on the big high banked ˝ mile dirt track. The Budweiser Late Models will be the headliner of the program with all regular divisions in action.
Saturday, July 6th the West Liberty Raceway will play host to the Budweiser Open Late Model Shootout. The West Liberty Raceway is located on the Muscatine County Fairgrounds in West Liberty, Iowa. The semi-banked ˝ mile clay track will include all regular divisions in addition to the Bud Late Models, hot laps will get underway at 6:30 p.m.
The four day swing will conclude at the Dubuque County Fairgrounds Speedway located just off of Highway 20 on the west edge of Dubuque on the Fairgrounds. The high banked 3/8 mile clay track will host all classes in addition to the high powered Budweiser Open Late Models. Action will take to the track at 6 p.m. with the first race slated for 6:30 p.m.
For more information on the Budweiser Open Late Model Shootout July 4th holiday swing, please contact Simmons Promotions at 563-744-3620.