The 25th Anniversary Season at the Kinross Speedpark will drop the green flag on the Twin Sault & Area stock car racing season this Saturday Night.
Saturday, June 1st the engines will roar as the cars and stars of the 1/4 mile asphalt oval will hit the track to begin a busy and highly anticipated summer of action starting with their Season Opener and John Lowery II Tribute event proudly presented by Rudyard Auto Sales & Auto Value.
Time trials are set for 4 PM with racing action to follow at 6 PM.
(Should Mother Nature not co-operate, the track has established raindate of Sunday, June 2 with time trials at 1 PM and racing at 3 PM).
Following the races, fans and driver’s can stay in the main grandstand and enjoy the first show as part of the track’s ‘Summer Concert Series’ featuring The Whole Shebang.
John Lowery II, from Elmira MI, was a competitor at the Speedpark for three seasons.
The quiet, and loyal competitor competed at Kinross for three seasons before losing his courageous battle with cancer in August of 2017.
Fox Boyz Racing and the Kinross Speedpark is very honored and privileged to be pay tribute to John while dropping the green flag on another summer of fun, family entertainment featuring a full show of Modifieds, ABC Stock Cars and Four Cylinders.
Main grandstand pricing for this event is set at $10 USD, $12 CDN for Adults (18+), $7 USD, $9 CDN for Seniors (60+) and Students (12-17) while Kids 11 & Under are FREE!
The Speedpark embarks on a new season of action after welcoming over 90 different competitors trackside during their regular season last year, and over 100+ to cap off the year.
Fast-forward to the present, and the facility is anticipating a tremendous summer of action attracting drivers and fans from across the U.S. and Canada as the facility is the new home for the Hot Shoe 100.
The early August event is a $10,024 to win Modified event and will feature former 25-year NASCAR competitor KENNY WALLACE right here in our own backyard.
The Hot Shoe 100 marks a summer that will also feature the track’s longstanding and premiere year-end event, the Memorial Invitational in Memory of Randy Dewitt & Ted Brooks along with the 2nd Annual Baby Shoe Hot Shoe 100 Qualifier and a complete enticing schedule of events.
For more information, including the complete schedule, you can find the track online at www.racekinross.com or LIKE and FOLLOW them on Facebook by searching for Kinross Speedpark.
Kinross Speedpark is Home of the $150,000 Contingency Connection Racer Rewards Program and is conveniently located at the Chippewa County Fairgrounds (Exit 378 off I-75) in Kinross, Michigan.
Gerry Liscumb Jr.
Volunteer – Director of Race Day Operations, Public Relations & Co-Announcer
Kinross Speedpark (Kinross, MI)