WEEDSPORT, NY – The 4th annual Sportsman Classic, presented by Industrial Tire of CNY, takes place this Monday, July 3 at 7 p.m. with $2,500 on the line for the 75-lap main event winner at Weedsport Speedway. Thanks to Universal Sales & Accessories, the B-Main winner will also have a chance at bonus cash, with $300 or the 31st feature starting position at stake.
The night’s Universal Sales & Accessories B-Main will be for all non-qualified cars after the consolations. The winner of the 15-lap special can either take $300 or the 31st and final starting spot in the 75-lap Classic. Second in the B-Main will pay $200 with third taking home $100.
Universal Sales & Accessories, located at 223 Pulaski Street on the corner of Bear Street in Syracuse, is dedicated to all things power sports. From service to repair, accessories to used sales, Universal Sales is Syracuse’s Premier Motorcycle Shop and all things motorcycling. Servicing everything from custom street bikes to V-Twin engines, Universal Sales and Accessories is experienced in all kinds of motorcycles.
To learn more visit online at www.universalsalescny.com.
Included in the night’s schedule will be the TUSA Mod Lites and the NY6A 600cc Micro Sprints.
A huge fireworks display will cap off the Independence Day Weekend for fans in attendance.
Best of all admission for the evening is just $20 a car load, so be sure to bring the entire family.
Single adult general admission is $15, kids 11-17 is $5, with kids 10 and under FREE.
Industrial Tire of CNY is a family-owned and operated company funded by Dennis Beaudette over a decade ago, and will continue to be in the family name for another generation with Dennis’ two sons, DJ and Marty following in their father’s footsteps.
With 24/7 road service, Industrial Tire of CNY can help with many of your tire needs including rim reconditioning, mounting/dismounting, foam filling, bead repairs, agricultural tire repairs, and more.
Call Industrial Tire of CNY today to schedule an appointment or to learn more at (315) 399-5335.
Be sure to also visit online at www.industrialtirecny.com.
For a full 2017 schedule, Sportsman Classic details, and more Weedsport Speedway information be sure to visit online at www.weedsportspeedway.com. Fans can also FOLLOW on Twitter @WeedsportSpdwy and LIKE on Facebook at www.facebook.com/weedsportspeedway.
Sportsman Classic Champions:
2014 – James Michael Friesen
2015 – Dave Marcuccilli
2016 – Ronnie Davis III
Sportsman Classic Top Five Finishers:
Dave Marcuccilli: 3
Steve Gray: 2
James Michael Friesen
Ronnie Davis III
4th annual Sportsman Classic 75 presented by Industrial Tire of CNY
Schedule of Events
Monday, July 3
4pm – Pit Gates Open/Sportsman Classic Draw and Registration/Tech Opens
5pm – Grandstands Open
5:45pm – Sportsman Driver’s Meeting/Draw Closes
6:05pm – Sportsman Classic Timed Group Hot Laps (Driver must time in group)
6:20pm – 600CC Micro Sprint Hot Laps
6:30pm – TUSA Mod Lite Hot Laps
6:45pm – Opening Ceremonies
7pm – Sportsman Classic Heats 1-3 (8-laps)
7:20pm – 600CC Micro Sprint Heats
7:30pm – Sportsman Classic Heats 4-6 (8-laps)
7:50pm – TUSA Mod Lite Heats
8:00pm – Sportsman Classic B-Mains (10-laps)
8:20pm – 600CC Micro Sprint A-Main (20-laps)
8:35pm – TUSA Mod Lite A-Main (20-laps)
8:55pm – Universal Sales & Accessories B-Main (15-laps, $300 to win or 31st starting spot)
9:10pm – Intermission/Redraw
9:20pm – Fireworks
9:35pm – Sportsman Classic 75 presented by Industrial Tire of CNY
About Weedsport Speedway: Purchased in 2013 by Al Heinke, Weedsport Speedway has returned to a real racers track, providing a complete venue for racers, their families and friends, and for the fans looking for motorsports entertainment. Officially opened for the first time on July 24, 1955 – the Weedsport Speedway 3/8 mile dirt oval has produced a legendary list of drivers and champions including Will Cagle, Danny Johnson, Bob McCreadie, Alan Johnson, Jack Johnson, and Dave Lape to name a few. Today the facility welcomes the best of the best in dirt short track racing from the Craftsman World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series to the Super DIRTcar Series Big Block Modifieds along with the DIRTcar 358-Modifieds, Sportsman, Pro Stocks, and more. While racing entertainment is the focal point, Weedsport Speedway has gone the extra mile in welcoming Weedsport Productions, which brings the facility full circle with a dedicated digital entertainment team for web, television, and on site screen usage.