MARS Returns to action this weekend

MARS-DIRTcar-SeriesThis weekend the MARS DIRTcar Series presented by Andy’s Frozen Custard will headline the 15th annual Tony Roper Memorial at Monett Speedway in Monett, MO on Friday May 29th and return to the Tri-State Speedway in Pocola, OK on Saturday May 30th.  Both races were originally scheduled earlier in the month but had to be rescheduled due to rain.  Each race will pay $3,000 to win.

The 15th annual Tony Roper Memorial will feature the MARS late models and the support classes will be AMods, BMods, Mid-Mods and Pure Stocks.  Added money in support classes.

Grandstand gates will open at 5pm, with hotlaps scheduled for 7pm and racing to begin at 7:30pm. General admission for adults is $20, Juniors 12-15 are $5 and kids 11 and under are FREE.  Pit gates open at 4pm, pit passes $35.

Additional information on the race track is available at

Saturday May 30th, the MARS series will make its first visit to Tri-State Speedway since April 27, 2013 when Raymond Merrill of Sallisaw, OK took the win.

Pit gates open at 4pm, grandstands open at 5pm, racing at 7pm.  Adult general admission is $15, Seniors $13 and kids 6-12 are $7.50.  Pit pass is $35.

Additional information on the race track is available at

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The MARS DIRTcar Series would like to thank their sponsors for the 2015 season.

Presenting Sponsor: Andy’s Frozen Custard

Gold Sponsor: Hoosier Racing Tire, B&A Pallet Division

Associate Sponsors: Powertrain Industries, Sunoco Race Fuel, Midwest Sheet Metal, Racin Dirt, Hatfield Racing Engines, Ron Mitchell Racing Photos, Supermoon Graphics, Off Axis Custom Paint.