Springfield, Mo.- There will be some added incentive when the Springfield Raceway opens the gates for the KMJ Performance Turkey Bowl VI presented by Dirt Works Race Cars on Saturday November 17th as Wehrs Machine and Performance Bodies have stepped up to add some extra for a Late Model and A Modified Driver.
Performance Bodies of Cedar Falls, Iowa will be offering a $500 bonus to the A Modified driver who is leading lap number 4 in the KMJ Performance Turkey Bowl VI in the memory of Mike Clark of Dirt Works Race Cars.
Clark, a former racer, bought the Dirt Works Modified Race Cars in 1991 and moved it to his hometwon of Walker, Missouri. From there, Clark brought Modified racing to a new higher level and helped many different racers along in their career and kept drivers on the track week after week. Clark, a very soft spoken gentleman was well known by drivers, tracks, and everyone in the racing industry, but more important everyone close by in his home town of Walker, Missouri. The Springfield Raceway will be having a special flag to wave on lap 4 of the Turkey Bowl VI feature along with asking everyone to hold 4 fingers up in memory of this leader of Modified racing. Since 1980, Scott Braun and the crew at Performance Bodies are the leader in the manufacturing of aluminum stock car bodies, along with a HUGE warehouse full of race car parts while giving you same day shipping service. Located in Cedar Falls, Iowa you can visit them at WWW.Performancebodies.Com or contact them at 1-800-722-4641.
Wehrs Machine located in Bangor, Wisconsin has stepped up to offer a $500 Product Certificate to the Hard Charger in the Late Model division for the driver who advances the most spots in the Late Model feature. Serving the racing industry since 1997, Whers offers over 40 different original unique designed items along with being patners with many of the leading Dirt and Asphalt Modified and Late Model manufactures. Chad Wehrs and his family has been involved in racing as owners, drivers, sponsors since 1968 and knows what it takes. Visit them at WWW.Wehrsmachine.Com or call toll free 1-877-460-7211.
The KMJ Performance Turkey Bowl VI at the Springfield Raceway will feature 4 classes battling as Late Models, A Modifieds, B Modifieds, and Legend Cars. Late Models compete for $2,000 to win and $350 to start, A Modifieds with No Rear Spoiler race for $1200 to win and $450 to start, B Modifieds dice it out for $850 to win and $110 to start while Legends race for $300 to win and $35 to start. KMJ Performance of Story City, Iowa is in their first season of sponsoring the Turkey Bowl and is your source for Everything High Performance. Visit them on the web at WWW.KMJNET.Com and let Tony Hofbauer and his staff get you what you need for the lowest price on everything Auotmotive Performance related.
The Pit gates will open at 10:30 with drivers meeting at 12:40. Hot laps will begin at 1PM and Racing action starts at 3PM. Drivers draw cut-off will be at 2PM. Late arrivials may start tailback in a heat race but will recieve no passing points, only the heat points. Pit passes are $35 while Car Entry Fees are $100 for both the Late Models and A Modifieds, $40 for B Modifieds and no car entry for Legends.
Grandstand gates open at 1PM and Adult admission is only $20 for the final race of 2012 at Springfield Raceway. Kids prices are $5 for ages 6-12 and under 6 Free.
For more information contact Jerry Hoffman at 417-673-7426 or visit the website at WWW.SpringfieldRaceway.Com