SPRINT CAR SHOWDOWN PRESENTED BY TORCO FUELSadmin
ASCS Wing Sprint cars hit Arizona Speedway for the first time since Novembers Copper Classic for Torco Fuels Sprint Car Showdown. NAPA Desert Sprint Car Series co headlines the event showcasing both wing and non wing sprint car racing. Along with the sprinters will be IMCA Modifieds, Pure Stocks and Robert Horne Ford Bombers. Colton Hardy aims to pick up where he and the Bandit racing team ended 2017 clinching the championship while multi time champ Rick Ziehl, feature winners Josh Shipley, Jesse Baker, Billy Chester, Lorne Wofford and all the ASCS teams will look to knock off the young talent. NAPA sprints are will be led in by reigning champ Zach Madrid who has picked a win in the series first race and last week took his Klein powered 5M machine from deep in the field to 4th spot in the USAC feature. 2016 champ Matt Lundy, Nathan High and a stacked field of teams have their sites set on the 5M machine Saturday night. IMCA Modifieds return after a couple weeks off from the speedway and come in with South Dakotas Spencer Wilson leading the early points battle followed by Jason Noll and Eric Kelly. Chas Baca Jr and Sean Stacy round out the top 5. Larry Brigner leads the Pure Stocks by 1 point over Eric Loyd and 2 points over Kevin Parker while Michael Soboski is in control of the Robert Horne Ford Bomber division over Jason Knueppel and Trynton Setelin.
Action begins at 7:00pm Saturday with grandstands opening at 5:00pm and pits opening at 4:00pm. Cost of admission just $15 for all adults, kids 11 and under are free. Pit passes $30 , kids 7-11 pit passes $15 and kids 6 and under free. Arizona Speedway is located within ET Motopark at 48700 N Ironwood Dr. San Tan Valley, AZ 85140 5 miles south of US60 on Ironwood Dr. Call the hotline or logon to www.ArizonaSpeedway.net for more info. 480-926-6688 . Follow us at www.Facebook.com/ArizonaSpeedway .