Ponderosa Speedway Spring Showdown May 24/Richmond Raceway Rain Dodger 40 May 25; $3,000 to win each!

Junction City, KY- May 2, 2013- Ponderosa Speedway track promoter Larry Yantz and co-promoters Chad and Sarah Yantz and Richmond Raceway co-promoters/owners Joey and Tiffany Tackett are pleased to announce events at each respective for the upcoming 2013 Memorial Day racing weekend that will see Super Late Models race for $3,000 track to win at each track both nights, with the driver earning the most points between the two events earning a $500 bonus for the weekend.

On Friday May 24, Ponderosa Speedway in Junction City, KY will present the 1st Annual Spring Showdown, paying $3,000 to win for Good Neighbor Pharmacy Super Late Models in a 40 lap main event, along with a full racing program for Bluegrass Drug Store Modifieds, Smith Automotive Machine Shop FASTRAK Late Models, D&D Pallet Recyclers Sportsman, and Airport Road Salvage Yard Four Cylinders.  Gate times and admission prices for this event will be announced in another upcoming release concerning the event.

On Saturday May 25, Richmond Raceway in Richmond, KY will present the 3rd Annual Rain Dodger 40, paying $3,000 to win for Coyote 100.7 Super Late Models in a 40 lap main event, along with a full racing program for the track’s Tax Wise Open Wheel Modified, Sportsman, and Four Cylinder divisions.  Gates times and admission prices for this event will also be announced in another upcoming release concerning this event.

Ponderosa Speedway May 24 1st Annual Spring Showdown A-Main Payoff (40 laps):  1st- $3,000, 2nd- $1,500, 3rd- $1,000, 4th- $750, 5th- $600, 6th- $550, 7th- $500, 8th- $450, 9th- $400, 10th- $350, 11th- $340, 12th- $320, 13th- $300, 14th- $280, 15th- $260, 16th through 22nd- $250 to start

Richmond Raceway May 25 3rd Annual Rain Dodger 40 A-Main Payoff (40 laps):  1st- $3,000, 2nd- $1,500, 3rd- $1,000, 4th- $750, 5th- $600, 6th- $550, 7th- $500, 8th- $450, 9th- $400, 10th- $350, 11th- $340, 12th- $320, 13th- $300, 14th- $280, 15th- $260, 16th through 20th- $250 to start

Ponderosa Speedway is located at 365 Phillips Lane on the Boyle/Lincoln County border, outside of Junction City, KY, just minutes from Danville, KY.  Larry, Chad, and Sarah Yantz are the track promoters and will present dirt track sports entertainment on Friday evenings from April through mid-October of the 2013 race season.  For more information about racing activities at Ponderosa Speedway, visit the track’s webpage on the internet at www.ponderosaspeedway.net or by phoning Larry Yantz at (606) 510-5331, Chad Yantz at (606) 510-4836, via Twitter @MichaelDespain, or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/groups/131180253585931/.  Partons or other interested parties can phone the track at (859) 854-6808 on raceday.

Richmond Raceway is located at 328 Greens Crossing Road just outside of Richmond, KY.  Joey and Tiffany Tackett are the track promoters and present dirt track racing on Saturday evenings from April through mid-October of the 2013 race season.  For more information about racing activities at Richmond Raceway, visit the track’s webpage on the internet at www.richmond-raceway.net or phoning the track office at (859) 626-4189.