WHEATLAND, MO (April 15th, 2014) - KY3 TV in Springfield Presents the 2014 Lucas Oil Speedway Budweiser Weekly Racing Series Season Opener this Saturday, April 19th plus a special Kid's Night as the first 500 kids get a FREE Racing Diecast Car courtesy of Ron's Racing Collectibles. KY3 will have a limited supply of FREE T-shirts at the gate as well for those early arriving race fans!
"We've had two great events to kick off the 2014 season and we can't wait to settle in with what may be one of the best weekly racing series shows in the country. We are proud to partner with KY3 and Ron's Racing Collectibles for the opening event, so don't miss your chance to come out and mingle with your favorite KY3 on-air personalities and get your free diecast car." stated Lucas Oil Speedway General Manager Dan Robinson.
Fans can enter to win a KY3 VIP Experience for this Saturday's event by becoming a KY3 VIP. Register for your chance to win FREE admission for 10, Meet and Greet with your favorite drivers, get $50 in Gift Shop merchandise, FREE Go Kart Passes, Ride in a Pace Car, Wave the Green Flag, and enjoy Food and Drink in the KY3 Hospitality Suite by clicking www.KY3VIP.com. The Grand Prize will be drawn on April 17th so be sure to get registered to win!
Classes in action include the ALPS Food Stores ULMA Late Models, the Pitts Homes USRA Modifieds, the Carson's Corner Napa Factory Stocks, and the Tri-Lakes RV USRA B-Mods. The ALPS Food Stores ULMA Late Models will be running a special 25-lap $1,000 to win main event courtesy of ALPS Food Store in Pittsburg, Missouri as the featured class of the evening. Lucas Oil Speedway is "America's New Motorsports Destination"
Don't miss a minute of the racing action or a second of the fun this Saturday Night at Lucas Oil Speedway!
Be sure to pick your copy of the Souvenir Program this weekend to get a preview of the 2014 season plus check out over $40 in valuable coupons available inside.
Saturday, April 19th, 2014 Information Gates open at 5:00 PM Hot Laps at 7:00 PM and racing at 7:30 PM
Adults (16 and up) $12
Seniors (62 and up) $8
Youth (6-15) $5
Kids (5 and under) FREE
Family Pass $25
Pit Pass $25
Show your AAA Member Card at the gate to receive $3 off regular general admission prices. Advanced tickets are also available at www.LucasOilSpeedway.com.
Lucas Oil Speedway is located at Highways 83 and 54 in Wheatland, MO. A campground with shower and bathroom facilities is also available. With it's entrance located just outside the pit gate this sprawling scenic camping facility will continue to enhance the racing experience at the Diamond of Dirt Tracks. Click www.LucasOilSpeedway.com for more information and detailed directions to the speedway or call the Track Hotline at (417) 282-5984.
Race fans can go to www.LucasOilSpeedway.com to view the complete schedule for Lucas Oil Speedway's 2014 season, find detailed event information, get the latest news, and get complete ticket and campsite information. In addition, fans can get social with Lucas Oil Speedway by following @LucasSpeedway on Twitter, clicking "Like" at www.facebook.com/LucasOilSpeedway and on www.youtube.com/LucasOilSpeedway.
Lucas Oil Speedway is considered by fans, drivers and industry insiders to be one of the top five Race Tracks in the Nation. Located in Wheatland, Missouri, approximately an hour from Springfield, Missouri and just a quick hour and a half from the Kansas City Metro Area, dubbed the "Diamond of Dirt Tracks" Lucas Oil Speedway certainly lives up to the title.
Twenty-One VIP Luxury Suites, HD Jumbo Tron Screen, Stadium Style Musco Sports Lighting, a Bose Sound System, Go-Kart Slick Track, The Diamond Bar, Track Treasures Gift Shop, the best track food in the country and paved pits are a few of the spectacular amenities setting the Diamond of Dirt apart. 2014 marks the 4th season for the Liquid Quarter Mile Drag Racing Lake, Lake Lucas. Two Nationally televised Drag Boat Races featuring the Lucas Oil Drag Boat Racing Series will be held in 2014 plus National Boat Racing Association (NBRA) events.
Lucas Oil Speedway hosts some of the largest and most popular events in the Midwest! National and regional touring series appear frequently for Special Events on the Diamond of Dirt Tracks. The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series, POWRi Midget National Series, Lucas Oil Pro-Pulling League, United States Modified Touring Series, ASCS Sprint Cars and the Lucas Oil MLRA.
In addition to the incredible Special Events, the Lucas Oil Speedway Budweiser Weekly Racing Series features, the ALPS Food Stores ULMA Late Models, Pitts Homes USRA Modifieds, Carson's Corner NAPA Factory Stocks and the Tri-Lakes RV USRA B-Mods, racing weekly.