Wheatland, Missouri - The Diamond of Dirt Tracks hosted it's first ever Demolition Derby on Saturday Night. The Opening Night event was a SMASHING success with fans and participants. Both the Mad Dog Demolition Derby and the UTV Side-by-Side races had fans roaring with excitement. There was something for fans of all ages including an on-track kids foot race!
Fans also enjoyed newly added promotions and products at Lucas Oil Speedway. A gun raffle will be held each and every week provided by the National Turkey Wildlife Federation. Each week only 100 tickets will be sold for $20 each, one name will be drawn to WIN a brand new gun. The guns will range in variety from hand guns to shotguns valued from $350-$600. The NWTF, Lucas Oil Speedwayand Shooter's Supply in Bolivar are proud to support efforts to protect the hunter and hunting rights. The money raised in these weekly raffles will help continue the support of hunters.
In the Diamond Cafe Concession Stand fans enjoyed new items including special Pulled Pork sandwiches from Sugarfoot BBQ. Official Souvenir Race Programs are new and improved for 2013 with special stories, photos, kids activity page and autograph section. They are available throughout the facility for only $1! Of course, the Frog's Sign Jr. Fan Club will have special games and activities each week. When kids weren't watching the smashing and destruction of the Demo Derby, the Frog's Sign JFC area was packed with children enjoying, bounce houses, balloon art and entertainment by Cowgirl Kate, bean bag toss, hula-hoops and much more. Be sure to download this formand sign up your children for the Jr. Fan Club.
Saturday also included Test & Tune from 11 AM - 4PM and Day #1 of the Rex Merritt Racing School. Drivers tested their equipment and their skills in preparation for the Opening Night on the circle track this weekend. Saturday, April 13th will welcome the stars of the Lucas Oil MLRA for Spring Thunder, plus the Pitts Homes USRA Modifieds and Carson's Corner NAPA Factory Stocks in action for the first time in 2013.
The Lucas Oil MLRA opened their season over the weekend at I-80 Speedway in Greenwood, NE. Two full nights of racing put Chris Simpson and Terry Phillips in Victory Lane. This Saturday don't miss the action as they storm Lucas Oil Speedway for $3,000 to Win.
Full Size Demoliton Derby Results 4-6-13
1. Jake Reed 7X
2. CJ Barnes 41C
3. Rob Huer 911
4. Chad Rhoades Troop C
5. Eddie Chick 311C
Compact Size Demolition Derby Results
1. David Reeves 00
2. Travis Sawyer 13X
3. Tim Leach 14m
4. Skyler Myers 02
5. Jim Haring 2
Mad Dog Hard Hit
Full Size Demolition Derby
1. Josh Daniels 24 and Travis Sawyer 13
Compact Demolition Derby
1. Adam Rehse 17X
UTV Race Results
1. Joe Hamm 142
2. Eric Alfaro 07
3. Chet Jenkins 223
4. Steve Beach 5
For the most up to date Lucas Oil Speedway information and schedule details, visit,www.LucasOilSpeedway.com.
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