Saturday Night's season finale will be action packed all night long with the running of the 2nd Annual Casey's Modified Nationals paying $5,000 to the winner of the 40 lap feature. Also for the first time in track history, the Corn Belt Clash Dirt Late Model Series will invade Fairbury's racy quarter mile bullring when they bring the best in the midwest in a clash with the Sunoco A.L.M.S. series in the $3,000 to win 40 feature event. Filling out the night will be exciting $500 to win specials in the Sportsman and Street Stocks divisions.
We would like to thank our great sponsors for this weekend which make it possible to bring great races to our area! Casey's General Stores for the 2nd Annual Modified Nationals, Illinois Corn Growers Association for the Corn Belt Clash / A.L.M.S. Late Model Showdown and Sportsman Special and the Reis Family for the Street Stock Special in memory of "Johnny 5".
The night will start out with drivers meeting at 5:30pm with hot laps slated for 5:50pm and qualifying at 6:30pm. We will be introducing the top 10 in our points standing Saturday night (weather pending) which will take place on the track after the presentation of the Alkota "Keep it Clean" series Champion which has been officially announced as Kevin Hastings. Kevin along with runner up Dave Porth will be presented their awards on the front stretch immediately following qualifying.
Last year this weekend produced 117 cars in the pits, 14 heat races, 4 b-mains and 4 outstanding features. We are anticipating similar numbers for this weekend and hope you make plans on celebrating a great season finale here at #FALS!
Gates will officially open at 3pm for the nights events, however the pit gate will be open during the day for any haulers coming in for the event. Gates will be open throughout the night for campers and haulers. -Camping is free for the weekend. The general admission gates will be closed around 1pm for a sweep of the grounds and will reopen at 3pm.
If anyone has any questions the this weekends events, please don't hesitate to call. Hope to see everyone at the speedway this Saturday night!