SEASON CHAMPIONSHIPS ON THE LINE THIS FRIDAY
LIL’RACER CAR CLUB TRICK OR TREAT/AUTOGRAPH SESSION!
(Cedar Rapids, IA 08/17/2016)—The curtain closes on the 2016 edition of the HyVee Racing Series this Friday night when five season champions will be crowned at Hawkeye Downs Speedway.
The features only program will have lineups set by an invert based on total points. The invert will be determined by a dice roll by the current point leader in each division. Each feature will have extra laps as well.
The annual “Lil’ Racer Car Club Trick or Treat/Autograph Night” is also part of the program. All the cars will lineup on the front stretch and kids can “trick or treat” and get autographs. All fans are welcome to visit their favorite drivers during this special event.
As usual the Dodge Street Tire Lil’ Racer Clubhouse will be open under the main Grandstand. Kids should stop in to sign-in and get entered in the weekly drawing for prizes and for Lil’ Racer of the Week!
In Performance Concepts Late Models, Brian Gibson holds an eight marker edge over Osborn headed into the final week.
Dallas Chandler still holds the lead in Miller Time Hornets, Kevin Korsmo leads Dublin City Pub Legends and Jim Hanson has a healthy lead in Anderson Automotive Hobby Stocks. Hanson also leads in Mountain Dew Sportsmen.
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 “Happy Hour at Hawkeye Downs” with 2 for 1 Tallboys from 6-7pm!
The Front Gate and Concessions open at 6:00pm. Pre-Race Ceremonies including the introduction of the “Joan Feller Memorial Driver of the Week”, Invocation and National Anthem will begin at 7:20pm with the first race at 7:30.
Adult Admission (ages 18-61) is $10, Senior Citizens (62+) are $7, Students (Ages 11-17) are $7, and Children 10 and Under are absolutely FREE with a paid Adult!
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.