Pittsburgh, PA (January 26, 2013) The National Dirt Racing League and the ‘Let’s Get Dirty Tour’ will kick-off with two huge $20,000 to-win events at Paducah International Raceway in Paducah, KY and Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 in Pevely, MO on Friday and Saturday, March 29 and 30. The two mega-events will also showcase the UMP Modifieds in their own $2,000 to-win events at each facility.
Fans can save by pre-ordering their tickets now at the online home of the NDRL at www.theNDRL.com. Ticket prices for both events are $35 ($30 pre-order) for general admission and $50 ($45 pre-order) for pit entry. Reserved seating is priced at $40 ($35 pre-order). Reserved tickets for Paducah International Raceway can be ordered by calling the track office at (270) 898-7469 and reserved seating for Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 can be ordered by calling their track office at (573) 756-2593. Fans wanting to purchase reserved seating at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 after March 1 can call (636) 479-3219.
NDRL officials would also like to announce the tire rule for the first two events at Paducah International Raceway and Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55. The UMP tire rule featuring the Hoosier Tire compounds of LM20, LM30, and LM40 will be in effect for both events. This and all tire rules at NDRL events will be strictly enforced and tire testing will be implemented at the discretion of NDRL officials.
Paducah International Raceway is a 3/8th Mile high banked oval located in Paducah, KY and features some of the best racing action in the area. Directions to PIR: I-24 to Exit 11, then 0.4 miles south on Husband Rd. (SR 1954), then 1.9 miles East on Lydon Rd. (SR 3075), then 1.3 miles south on Oaks (SR 450), then 0.9 mile west on Shemwell Ln. (near airport). For more information on Paducah International Raceway call the track office at (270) 898-7469 or visit their site at www.paducahracing.net.
Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 is a high banked 1/3 mile oval that features racing on Saturday nights. The speedway is located in Pevely, MO and is a mere 30 minutes south of downtown St. Louis on Interstate 55 at Pevely exits 180 and 178. For more information on Federated Auto Part Raceway at I-55 call the track office at (573) 756-2593 or visit their website at www.I55raceway.com.
The purse for the NDRL ‘Let’s Get Dirty Tour’ events at Paducah International Raceway and Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 is as follows, NDRL Late Models: 1. $20,000, 2. $10,000, 3. $6,000, 4. $5,000, 5. $4,000, 6. $3,000, 7 $2,800, 8. $2,600, 9. $2,400, 10. $2,200, 11. $2,000, 12. $1,900, 13. $1,800, 14. $1,700, 15. $1,600, 16-24. $1,500. Purse for the UMP Modifieds: 1. $2,000, 2. $1,200, 3. $900, 4. $800, 5. $750, 6. $700, 7 $650, 8. $600, 9. $550, 10. $500, 11. $450, 12. $400, 13. $350, 14. $300, 15. $250, 16-24. $200.
Details on rules and format can be obtained by calling the series office at (412) 824-9126 or logging on to the official NDRL website at www.theNDRL.com.
For more information on these events and the National Dirt Racing League please visit www.paducahracing.net, www.i55raceway.com, or www.theNDRL.com.