FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Park City, Kansas – August 26, 2014 - Former two time series champion Kyle Berck of Marquette, Nebraska leads the National Championship Racing Association of Park City, Kansas presented by Precise Racing Products late model division to their annual Labor Day, Sunday (August 31) appearance at the Belleville High Banks in Belleville, Kansas this coming weekend.
Also competing will be the series’ sprint car and modified divisions in an “all NCRA” event. Also, late models utilizing spec heads will also be welcome to compete.
Through the eight events that have been completed thus far this season, Berck has claimed four feature victories, bringing his career total to thirty – 29 behind all time feature winner Kelly Boen. Only other driver to have reached victory lane have been Ryan Gustin (3) and Chase Junghans, who won here at the Belleville High Banks when the series last visited back over the 4th of July weekend.
Berck has a commanding 415 point lead over Jeremy Petty with just two races remaining. Chris Kratzer currently sits third in the standings, followed by Wylan Petrie and Bill Layton.
Gates open Belleville High Banks at 5:00 PM with race time slated for a 7:30 PM start time. The Belleville High Banks is located 2.0 miles north of US 36 on US 81, then 0.4 mile southeast on M St. to 7th St., then 0.1 mile east (near the water tower, at the North Central Kansas Fairgrounds). Grandstand general admission is just $20 for adults and $10 for kids.
Last Updated on Thursday, 28 August 2014 19:46
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Amarillo, Texas – August 23, 2014 - Dan Powers of Wichita, Kansas made the six hour tow a profitable one as he picked up his second straight National Championship Racing Association of Park City, Kansas presented by Precise Racing Products modified feature victory in a row, this coming on Saturday night as the tour made their annual trip to Route 66 Motor Speedway in Amarillo, Texas.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 August 2014 16:11
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Park City, Kansas – August 18, 2014 - Race number ten on the National Championship Racing Association of Park City, Kansas presented by Precise Racing Products modified tour schedule will see the division take to the road as the touring regulars and others will head to Route 66 Motor Speedway in Amarillo, Texas this coming Saturday night.
Last year it was local Alan Sharpensteen taking the victory in front of the hometown crowd with the touring regulars putting on a strong performance at the beautiful West Texas facility.
Defending tour champion Marc Hurd leads the current point standings by a slim 20 point lead over fellow Wichita, Kansas resident Dan Powers and Nebraska veteran Jon Thompson. Kirby Robe has produced strong performances and sits just 70 points out of the lead and fourth in the point standings while Jason McGehee rounds out the top five.
Other drivers throughout the top ten that are expected to make the trip include: Josh Lanterman, leading rookie contender Chris Pitts, Don Hodge, Justin Moler and rookie contender Cuyler Calkin. Also expected to make the trip are Dustin Belcher, Robbie Simmons, A.J. Brochu and Joe Adams.
A strong contingent of track regulars will look to take home the $1000 first place prize. They include former NCRA modified south champion Gene Weaver, Logan Cabbell, Dee and Jeremy Gossett, Conner Pullen, Sharpensteen and Braden Woods. Close to forty drivers from the states of Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas and New Mexico are expected to compete. USRA rules will be allowed for this event however there is no mixing and matching of rules.
Gates will open at 5:00 pm with a 7:00 pm race start time. The Speedway is located 1 1/2 miles south of Interstate 40 on Lakeside in Amarillo. For more race and ticket information, contact the speedway (806) 383-0375.
For rules and more information on both of these events, contact the series home office (316) 755-1781.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 August 2014 16:37