FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Midwest City, Oklahoma – September 17, 2012 - Make plans now to attend the next scheduled event that will take place atop the Garfield County Fairgrounds and Enid Speedway in Enid, Oklahoma as the “Thunder and Lightning” division of the National Championship Racing Association new 305 sprint car division will make their first ever appearance on the fairgrounds three-eighths mile oval on Sunday night, September 30th.
Four events have been completed for the series newest division and among the touring regulars is a well known Enid racer, Kip Hughes. The second generation driver is in his first ever season behind the wheel of a sprint car and currently sits fifth in the point standings. He also sits second in weekly point standings at 81 Speedway in Park City, Kansas where he competes most of his Saturday nights.
Brian Herbert is the current point leader for the NCRA 305 sprint car division followed by Zach Blurton, Raymond Seeman and Josh Fairbank.
Also running will be the southern sport mods, factory stocks, street stocks and pure stocks.
Attention to all drivers competing in all divisions. Please remember you must draw for heat race starting positions as soon as you pull into the gate. This will avoid confusion both you the drivers and the officials at Enid Speedway.
Official rules for the above mentioned can be found by accessing the tracks website www.enidspeedway.org, where you can also find the remaining 2012 race schedule. All events are promoted by Speedway’s Inc. out of Park City.
Gates will open at 4:00 pm and racing will start at 6:00 pm. For race and ticket information contact Speedway’s Incorporated (316) 755-1781.
Enid Speedway is located 2.5 miles north of U.S. Hwy. 412 on U.S. Hwy. 81, then 0.5 mile east on West Oxford (at the Garfield County Fairgrounds).