CARTERSVILLE, GA – NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series Competitors will battle for $70,000 in prize money, point fund money, and contingency awards in the Rock Auto.com Speedweeks Presented By Racecar Engineering on January 28 through February 2 at Bubba Raceway Park in Ocala, FL.
There will be four 40-lap $2,000-to-win races from January 29 through February 1, and a 50-lap $3,000-to-win finale on February 2 that represent $50,000 in prize money for NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series competitors. Drivers that compete in all five nights of racing will be eligible for $20,000 in point fund money and contingency awards for the top 30 in points.
Rock Auto.com and Racecar Engineering have combined to post a $10,000 cash point fund that will be paid out to the top 15 drivers in points that compete in all five races. The Rock Auto.com Racecar Engineering cash point fund will be paid out as follows:
Drivers that compete in all five nights of racing in the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series Rock Auto.com Speedweeks Presented By Racecar Engineering at Bubba Raceway Park that finish 16th through 30th in the points for the week will be eligible for a drawing of various prizes – each prize worth at least $500. Contingency Awards and their value are the following:
VP Racing Fuels – 1 Drum of VP CHP Racing Fuel ($650)
NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series – 1 Set of Hoosier Racing Tires ($600)
Velocita Racewear – 1 Custom Driving Suit ($950)
Velocita Racewear – 6 Custom Crew Shirts ($600)
Hendren’s Race Engines – $500 Off Standard Engine Rebuild
Mike’s Custom Tanks – 2 Custom Power Steering Tanks ($600)
KRC – 1 Power Steering Pump ($800)
Dominator Race Products – 1 Roof Kit ($500)
Bilstein Spec Shocks – 6 Bilstein Spec Shocks (drivers choose valvings) ($810)
Hedman Husler Hedders – 1 Set of Crate Engine Hedders ($900)
Simpson Safety Equipment – 2 Sets of Seat Belts ($500)
AR Bodies – 1 Nose Piece and Body Accessories ($500)
MSD Ignitions – 1 6ALN Ignition Box
Stealth Racing Carburetors – $500 Off New Stealth Racing Carburetor
PRC (Performance Rod & Customs) – $500 Product Certificate
The point fund money and contingencies awards will be presented following the Saturday night Speedweeks event for the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series at Bubba Raceway Park. The contingency awards will be determined by a draw of point position.
The action for the Rock Auto.com Speedweeks Presented by Racecar Engineering featuring the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series at Bubba Raceway Park begins on Monday night, January 28 with an open practice session. Over 50 drivers from all regions of the country and Canada are expected for the 2013 NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series season opener.
The Howard Johnson’s Hotel in Ocala, FL at Exit 354 on I-75 is the Official Host Hotel for the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series Rock Auto.com Speedweeks Presented by Racecar Engineering at Bubba Raceway Park.
The Howard Johnson’s Hotel is offering NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series fans and competitors a special discount rate of $64.99 per night plus tax. Rooms are going fast, so call 352-629-7021 to make reservations, and ask for the NeSmith Racing special discount rate. The physical address for the Howard Johnson’s Hotel is 3951 NW Blitchton Road, Ocala FL 34482.
Located just minutes from Bubba Raceway Park, the Howard Johnson’s Hotel has freshly remodeled rooms, each equipped with a mini fridge and a microwave, plus free high-speed internet service. They also have a free continental breakfast and offer a hot breakfast for $4.99, a pool and hot tub. There is also a plethora of restaurants and shopping close by. For more information visit the Howard Johnson’s web site at www.hotelocala.com.
Bubba Raceway Park is located north of Ocala, FL at 9050 N.W. Gainesville Road, Ocala, FL 34482. For more information call 352-622-9400, or visit the track web site at www.bubbaracewaypark.com and on Facebook at Bubba Raceway Park.
For more information about the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series visit the series web site at www.nesmithracing.com, or visit the series on Facebook at NeSmith Racing. Becoming a fan of the NeSmith Racing Facebook page will make you eligible for special prizes that will be given away each month. You can follow us on Twitter @NeSmithRacing.
NeSmith Chevrolet, Buick, GMC of Claxton, GA is the Title Sponsor of the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series. NeSmith Chevrolet, Buick, GMC is the nation’s number one GM Powertrain and Performance Dealer six years running, with free delivery anywhere in the Southeast. Chevrolet Performance Parts is an Official Sponsor of the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series. Hoosier Racing Tire is the Official Tire Sponsor of the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series. Hedman Hedders is the Official Hedder of the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series and the Hedman Husler Award sponsor. Bilstein Shocks is the Official Spec Shock of the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series. Old Man’s Garage is the sponsor of the NeSmith Chevrolet Old Man’s Garage Weekly Racing Series. RockAuto.com and VP Racing Fuels are Official Sponsors of the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series. NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series Contingency Sponsors for 2013 are Dominator Race Products, Race Car Engineering, KRC, Stealth Racing Carburetors, Modern Images, Mike Custom Tanks, Shorty’s Shock Service, Schoenfeld Headers, J.T. Kerr Racing Equipment, Kinser Air Filters, AR Bodies, Velocita Racewear, and Performance Rod & Custom. 2013 Chassis Sponsors are Trak-Star Race Cars, Warrior Race Cars, Rocket Chassis, GRT Race Cars, TNT Race Cars, Stinger Race Cars, and CVR Race Cars.