Hickory Motor Speedway Set To Kick Off the 65th Season of Racing for the ZLOOP Spring Classic
Press Release 3-5-2015
Hickory Motor Speedway will open its 65th Season on March 7th for the ZLOOP Spring Classic featuring the 1st Round of the Paramount Kia "Big 10" Racing Challenge for the NASCAR Whelen All American Series Bojangles Late Models. "We are really excited to open up our 65th season with the ZLOOP Spring Classic again this year at Hickory Motor Speedway and the increased purse for the Paramount Kia "Big 10" Racing Challenge continues to create a tremendous amount of interest for the upcoming season " stated General Manager Kevin Piercy.
The Paramount Kia "Big 10" Racing Challenge is a 10 Race Championship Series within the overall NASCAR Whelen All American Series Championship at Hickory Motor Speedway and provides additional purse money to the NWAAS Bojangles Late Models and additional season ending point funds to be distributed among the Top 3 Paramount Kia "Big 10" Racing Challenge finishers.
Defending Hickory Motor Speedway Track Champion Josh Berry with Jr. Motorsports will be one of a full slate of NWAAS Bojangles Late Models expected to be on hand for this weeks 100 lap Late Model event.
Also on tap for this Saturday Night will be the T- Mobile Limited Late Models for 35 laps. The T- Mobile Limited Late Models have become a division that is packed with excitement and keeps the Hickory Motor Speedway fans on the edge of their seats for every lap.
Other divisions on the schedule will be the Street Stocks for 30 laps, the 4 Cylinders for 25 laps and the Wrench Rags Renegades for 20 laps. Piercy commented, "With a nice break in the weather Saturday, it will be an opportunity for everyone to get out and become a part of the tremendous history and family entertainment that Hickory Motor Speedway will continue to bring to this area." added Piercy.
Gates will open at 5pm with racing action beginning at 7pm. Tickets are just $11.00 for adults, $9.00 for Seniors and Teen and 12 and under are free.
There will be a practice on Friday March 6th from 4pm-7pm. Fans are invited to attend.
More information may be found on our website at www.hickorymotorspeedway.com or calling the Hickory Motor Speedway office at 828-464-3655