WAYCROSS, GA (October 16, 2013) – This weekend’s RED BUCK Dirt Track World Championship –Presented by Borrowed Blue is the final event for the ASi Racewear Crown Jewel Cup –Presented by DirtonDirt.com. The ASi Racewear Crown Jewel Cup-Presented by www.DirtonDirt.com is a nine race mini-series within the series schedule that offered racers that maintain perfect attendance a chance to win a $10,000 bonus at the series year-end awards banquet. The driver that earns the most points at the nine “Crown Jewel Cup” races will be awarded this cash bonus.
Jimmy Owens of Newport, TN will clinch the title as the ASi Crown Jewel Cup winner in this point category by virtue of starting the main event on Saturday night. Owens has won two of the crown jewel cup events in 2014 and leads Steve Francis by 180 points in the chase for the $10,000 bonus. “It’s awesome to know that we have crown jewel cup bonus locked up. The $10,000 bonus at the awards banquet is a great prize and accomplishment for team and our sponsors. We appreciate ASi Racewear and DirtonDirt.com for putting this point category and bonus money up for the racers to earn”, stated Jimmy Owens, driver of the #20 Reece Monument owned racing team.
The nine (9) crown jewel events within the series schedule that were included in the ASi Crown Jewel Cup-Presented by DirtonDirt.com include: The $30,000 to win Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 – presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com, Lucas Oil Speedway on May 23-25th, The $20,000 to win Clash at the Mag, Magnolia Motor Speedway, June 14-15th, The $27,000 to win Silver Dollar Nationals, I-80 Speedway, July 18-20th, The $50,000 to win Sunoco North/South 100 presented by Lucas Oil, Florence Speedway, Aug 8-10th, The $40,000 to win COMP Cams Topless 100, Batesville Motor Speedway, Aug 15-17th, The $25,000 to win Hillbilly Hundred, I-77 Speedway, Sept 1st, The $15,000 to win Jackson 100, Brownstown Speedway, Sept 21st, The $40,000 to win Lucas Oil Knoxville Late Model Nationals, Knoxville Raceway, Sept 26-28th, and the season finale $50,000 to win RED BUCK Dirt Track World Championship featuring Borrowed Blue, Portsmouth Raceway Park, Oct 18-19th. To view the point standings in the ASi Crown Jewel Cup-Presented by DirtonDirt.com visit http://www.lucasdirt.com/point-standings/dirtondirt-com-crown-jewel-cup/. To learn more about the sponsors of the point category visit www.asiwear.com and www.dirtondirt.com.
“We can’t thank our hard working partners enough for putting this bonus program together. Gene Ullman of ASi Racewear and Micael Rigsby of DirtonDirt.com really stepped up this year to put together this unique program that added to the series and gave racers something to shoot for. The bonus money programs continue to strengthen our package and maintain the series growth pattern as the premier national touring dirt late model series in the country”, stated Ritchie Lewis, Director, Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series.
Activities for the 33rd Annual RED BUCK Dirt Track World Championship – Presented by Borrowed Blue will get underway on Thursday, October 17th with Modified Qualifying, Heat Races and Consolation races. On Friday, October 18th the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series will take to the track for Hot-Laps, RED BUCK Time Trials and Heat Races. Then on Saturday, October 19th the schedule will include the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series B-Mains, the $3,000 to win Modified Feature, the $50,000 to win/$2,000 to start DTWC 100-lap feature event and the $3,000 to win Jim Dunn Memorial Non-Qualifiers race.
To purchase tickets for this event visit www.dirttrackworldchampionship.net/tickets.htm or call 740-858-6661. To learn more about the event go to www.dirttrackworldchampionship.net or visit the track website at www.portsraceway.com. If you have any questions, contact the DTWC office at (740) 858-6661 or you can email Carl Short at email@example.com or call at (865) 945-3423 or (865) 712-9303.
For the latest breaking news about the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series including the 2013 tour schedule, TV schedule, drivers, sponsors and all the information about the series visit the official website at: www.lucasdirt.com.
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Portsmouth Raceway Park
Track Phone #: (740) 354-3278 or Office – (740) 858-6661
Promoters: Donna Rayburn – (740) 259-3408 / (740) 821-1161
Location: 25648 State Route 73, West Portsmouth, OH 45663
Dirt Track World Championship Purse: 1. $50,000, 2. $15,000, 3. $10,000, 4. $7,000, 5. $5,000, 6. $3,500, 7. $3,200, 8. $3,000, 9. $2,800, 10. $2,500, 11. $2,450, 12. $2,400, 13. $2,350, 14. $2,300, 15. $2,250, 16. $2,200, 17. $2,150, 18. $2,100, 19. $2,075, 20. $2,060, 21. $2,050, 22. $2,040, 23. $2,030, 24. $2,020, 25. $2,010, 26. $2,000.
Jim Dunn Memorial Non Qualifiers Race: 1. $3,000, 2. $1,500, 3. $1,250, 4. $1,000, 5. $900, 6. $800, 7. $750, 8. $700, 9. $650, 10. $600, 11. 500, 12. $400, 13. $350, 14. $300, 15. $250, 16. $200, 17. $200, 18. $200, 19. $200, 20. $200, 21. $200, 22. $200, 23. $200, 24. $200, 25. $200,26. $200.
Left Rear/Fronts – Hoosier Rib 1300, 1425 (no white dots)
Right Rear – Hoosier 01, 04, 06, LM40
2013 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Official Sponsors Include:
ASi Racewear – “The Official Merchandise Vendor” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
E3 Spark Plugs – “The Official Spark Plug” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
GEICO – “The Official Insurance” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
General Tire – “The Official Tire” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
Hoosier Tire – “The Official Race Tire” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
iON Cameras – “The Official Camera of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series”
Lucas Oil Products – “The Official Oil” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
MAVTV “American Real” – “The Official TV Network” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
Optima Batteries – “The Official Battery” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
Ole Smoky Moonshine – “The Official Moonshine” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
ProtectTheHarvest.com-”The Official Protect the Harvest Campaign of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
RED BUCK- “The Official Fast Time Sponsor” of the Lucas Oil late Model Dirt Series
Sunoco Race Fuels – “The Official Fuel” of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
2013 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Supporters Include:
Allstar Performance, AR Bodies, Borrowed Blue, Barry Wright Race Cars, Bloomquist Race Cars, COMP Cams, Cornett Racing Engines, C&R Racing Inc, Crawford Supply, CV Products, DART Machinery, DirtonDirt.com, Dunn-Benson Ford, Dyers Top Rods, Edelbrock, Eibach Springs, Fast Shafts, Fuel Safe Fuel Cells, FK Rod Ends, Gaerte Race Engines, Georgia Boot, Hawk Performance, Jay Dickens Racing Engines, JRi Shocks, Keyser MFG, Kuntz Race Engines, Longhorn Chassis, Mann Merchant Processing, MasterSbilt Chassis, Öhlins Shocks, Outerwears, Performance Bodies, Pierce Racecars, Performance Rod and Custom, Pro Power Racing Engines, Race Engine Design, Rick Schwallie Photography, Roush Yates Engines, Roush Yates Parts, Simpson Performance Products, Sweet Mfg, Traeger Grills, Weld Racing Wheels, Wiles Drive Shafts, Wrisco, 5150 Race Trailers.