(Cedar Rapids, IA 06/08/2016)—The annual 100.7/The Fox Free Race- sponsored by DuPaCo- is this Friday night, June 10 at Cedar Rapids’ historic Hawkeye Downs Speedway. The Classic Rock station and DuPaCo have been busy distributing tickets to fans for the past few weeks. FREE Tickets are available at the following DuPaCo Locations:
- 1200 W Main St, Manchester
- 11035th St Dr SE, Cedar Rapids
- 5014th Ave SE, Cedar Rapids
- 3131 Williams Blvd SW Cedar Rapids
Listen to 100.7 The Fox for daily Free Ticket Stops where you can swing by and pick up Free tickets and also register for a Free Midas oil change.
Everyone 18+ that attends Fox Race Night is eligible to win the Grand Prize, tickets for 4 to the NASCARr Race at the Iowa Speedway.
It’s week six of the 91st season of racing at Hawkeye Downs! A full program of HY-VEE Racing Series heat and feature racing is on the card as Performance Concepts Big 8 Late Models, Mountain Dew Sportsmen, Anderson Automotive Hobby Stocks, Miller Time Hornets, and Dublin City Pub INEX Legend Cars will take to the track.
The Performance Concepts Late Models will run two features as they make up their rained out feature from May 27th in addition to their regular feature.
The second installment of the Carpetland USA “Floor it” Dash for Dublin City Pub INEX Legends is also on tap for Friday night.
Points races remain tight in all divisions despite some dominant performances early in the season. Brian Gibson leads the way in Performance Concepts Late Models with an 8-point edge over Brody Willett and Brad Osborn, who are tied for second.
Greg Hentrich has moved into the lead in the hotly contested Mountain Dew Sportsmen division holding a slight edge over Jim Hanson.
Jim Hanson, who drives in two divisions, has the upper hand in Anderson Automotive Hobby Stocks, leading Gerald Hall by six markers.
Kevin Korsmo has a one-point edge over Brody Willett, another two-division driver in Dublin City Pub INEX Legends.
Finally, in Miller Time Hornets, Dallas Chandler sits on top, with Troy Scott holding down the second slot.
During Intermission, the Dodge Street Tire Lil’ Racer Car Club will hold their Chuck-A-Duck Contest. Fans can “rent a duck for a buck” and then toss it at a target on the track during the halftime break. The closest one to the target wins a 4-pack of passes for lost island Waterpark! Stop at the booth under the main Grandstand and rent your duck!
Hawkeye Downs and Hy-Vee have again teamed up to offer a new and improved concessions menu this season along with the return of Pepsi Products for 2016. Your favorite adult beverages are available as well! Don’t forget “Hawkeye Downs Happy Hour from 6-7pm with specials on Tallboys!
The Front Gate and Concessions open at 6:00 pm . Pre-Race Ceremonies will begin at 7:20pm with the first race at 7:30..
The full schedule for the 2016 season is available on the Hawkeye Downs Website (www.hawkeyedownsspeedway.com or www. hawkeyedowns.org)
Hawkeye Downs will again be using RainedOut.com in 2016 to notify fans by text or email of weather related announcements for the speedway. Sign up at rainedout.com.
Fans can also keep in touch by visiting the Hawkeye Downs Speedway and Expo Center Facebook page.