Rockin Ranch Wednesday Night, Racing Action Saturday for Volusia Speedway Park
Barberville, FL (September 2, 2009) Labor Day weekend is almost here and fans are in for a treat at Volusia Speedway Park when the Labor Day Late Model Shootout comes to town. The United Dirt Late Model Challenge Series drivers will be out in force as they go for $3000 to win.
Along with the Late Model Shootout will be two Mini Stock features both for $500 to win. The Mini Stocks will make up their August 1st rainout feature plus drive their regular feature for the night. The Sportsman and Street Stocks will also be out in force.
On Wednesday night, fans can go to the Rockin Ranch in Ormond Beach for alittle up close and personal meetings with the drivers. The race party starts at 7 pm and will go until it is over. Rockin Ranch is located at 801 S Nova Road.
Many prizes from Rockin Ranch and Volusia Speedway will be up for grabs. Plus if you save your ticket stub from Saturday night, the first drink is free that night at the Rockin Ranch. Drivers and crews must have their wristbands for their first free drink and ticket stubs and wristbands will only be honored the night of issuance.
On June 27th, fans got to see the United Dirt Late Model Challenge Series drivers in action for the Scott Thompson Memorial. Ivedent Lloyd topped the twenty six car field followed by Jason Fitzgerald, Mark Whitener, Darell Padgett, and Richard Ferry.
Whitener was at Volusia last Saturday night but had some car problems but you can be assured that he has figured them out for this Saturday night's action. It was reported that Lloyd suffered a broken hand last weekend at Golden Isles Speedway in Georgia but no definite information has been found out before presstime on his condition. It was also reported that Shane Wiliams was taken to the local hospital but no report on his condition has been found as of yet.
Street Stock were off last weekend at Volusia but you be assured that Grady Christian will be in the field and ready to put yet another win under his belt. Sportsman saw Danny Vogel, Jr. take the win last weekend over Alan Peacock, Aaron Barsness, Ronnie Ponce and Steve Shead.
A good field of Mini Stocks will be on hand for their rainout feature from August 1st. On July 25th, fans saw Rob Underwood top the field.
General admission on Saturday will be $15.00, students 11 to 15 $7.00, children 10 and under are FREE. Drive in parking is $10.00.
Volusia Speedway Park is located 15 miles west of Ormond Beach, FL on State Road 40. Additional information and updates will be available on the website – www.volusiaspeedwaypark.com, or call 386-985-4402.
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