Grays Harbor Raceway Readies For Second Race Of Season
By Ben Deatherage
(Photo Courtesy of Jim Marshall)
Elma, Washington- With the 2013 season officially under way Grays Harbor Raceway is gearing up for the second race of the year. Classes that will be on hand for the Saturday April 27th event include 360 Sprints, Shipwreck Beads IMCA Modifieds, Cut Rate Auto Parts Street Stocks, and Hornets.
J.J. Hickle backed up his 2012 360 Sprint title by leading the whole distance of the first main event in his division. Scott Miller took care of the field in Shipwreck Beads IMCA Modified action to cruise to the win. After a great feature Jack Parshall emerged victorious in an exciting Cut Rate Auto Parts Street Stocks main. And Jeff Daniel would lead the whole way in the Hornet feature for the win his first career race.
Saturday night’s admission is Adults $13.00, Senior (62+)/Juniors (13-18)/Military $10.00, Youths (6-12) $5.00, Youths (5 and Under) FREE, Family Pass (Two Adults and Up To Four Youths) $30.00, and Premium Seating $20.00. Pit gates open at 2:30, Front Gates, 4:30, and racing starting at 6:30.
The Grays Harbor Raceway is known for its high speeds and side by side racing as well as its large track size. Hosting racing action from April to October regular classes include 360 Sprints, IMCA Modifieds, USAC Ford Focus Midgets, Street Stocks, Hornets, and for the first time the Northwest Extreme Winged Sprint Car Series. Special events include visits by the World of Outlaw Sprint Car Series and American Sprint Car Series-Northwest Region. You can keep up on all the latest activity at www.graysharborraceway.com for the most-recent news and stories.
Track: Grays Harbor Raceway
Date(s): Saturday April 27th, 2013
Pit Gates- 2:30
Front Gates- 4:30
Pit Pass- $30.00
Seniors (62+)/Juniors (13-18)/Military- $10.00
Youths (6-12)- $5.00
Youths (5 and Under)- FREE
Premium Seating- $20.00
Family Pass (Two Adults And Up To Four Youths)- $30.00
Location: 32 Elma McCleary Road, Elma, WA, 98541
Track Contact: (360)-482-4374
Sponsors: Budweiser, Bully Dog Performance, Cut Rate Auto Parts, Harbor Pacific Distributing, Hoosier Racing Tires, Lucky Eagle Casino and Hotel, The Contingency Connection, Lucas Oil Products, Our Community Credit Union, Pepsi, Shipwreck Beads, Whitney’s Auto Group, Elma Chamber of Commerce, Quinaul Beach Resort and Casino, Grays Harbor County Fairgrounds, Adamas Reality, Olympic Eagle Distributing, Midgnight Cruisers Rod Fest, PNE Corporation, Push Rods, Q-Mart, Midnight Cruisers, Fosses Hot Rods & Cool Cars, Harrington Financial, I-5 Quarter Midget Club, Jacknut Apparel, 104.7 KDUX FM, KIX 95.3 FM
A Look Ahead:
April 27th- 360 Sprints, IMCA Modifieds, Street Stocks, Hornets
May 4th- 360 Sprints, IMCA Modifieds, USAC Midgets
May 11th (Ladies Night)- IMCA Modifieds, NW Extreme Winged Sprints, Street Stocks, Hornets
May 18th (Cut Rate Auto Parts Iron Man 100)- Street Stocks, Northwest Wingless Tour, IMCA Modifieds, Hornets
May 25th (Spring Challenge)- ASCS-Northwest Region, IMCA Modifieds, Street Stocks
May 26th (Sprint Challenge)- ASCS-Northwest Region, IMCA Modifieds, Street Stocks