Gary D Memorial Race highlights this week’s action at Lakeside Speedway for Sutera’s Pizza Night at the Races

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May 29, 2018  |  by Sam Stoecklin

Friday, June 1, Lakeside Speedway will be starting 30 minutes later due to the heat.

Join us at Lakeside Speedway this Friday, June 1st for Racing on the River’s Edge and Sutera's Pizza Night at the Races. The featured race of the night is for the Stock Car division during the ‘Gary D’ Stock Car special event.

The race is an unsanctioned event; however, the Registered Track Drivers will earn track points.The race is open to all USRA Stock Cars, IMCA Stock Cars, Lucas Oil Street Stocks, and Central Missouri Speedway Street Stocks, meeting their sanction/track rules with the following Exception,  only 8-inch tires and wheels, with either American Racer G60, or Hoosier IMCA Modified G60. Registered Stock Cars are $0, Non-Registered drivers are $25. The race will pay $1,000 to win and $160 to start; however, if there are 24 or more cars, the payout increases to $1,500 to win.

Having a look at the top of the standings reveals that Shawn Burns leads the way in E-Mods, Marshall Jewett in Factory Stocks, Don Marrs in Grand Nationals, Tim Powell in USRA B-Mods, and Nic Bidinger in USRA Modifieds.

Friday admission prices are General Admission $12, Senior Citizens (65+) and Military $10, Kids (ages 7-12) $6, Children (ages 6 & under) FREE. Suites adult $20, Kids (ages 2-12) $10. Pit Pass $30, Kids (ages 6 & under) pit pass $10. When at the track, tune your radio dial to 87.7 FM for a radio broadcast of all the action. Pits open at 4:30, Spectator Gates at 5, Drivers Meeting at 6:30, Hot Laps 6:45 p.m., and Racing at 7:30 p.m. When at the track, tune your radio dial to 87.7 FM for a radio broadcast of all the action. A special family pass is in effect for this race: 2 Adults, 2 Kids up to age 12, receive a Free Hot Dog and Kool-Aid Burst.

Find the track online at www.lakesidespeedway.net for schedule info, car rules, regulations, and news. Contact the track at (913) 299-9206. Physical location is 5615 Wolcott Dr., Kansas City, Kansas 66109, one mile west of I-435 (exit 18) on SR 5 (northwest of Kansas City. Like and follow on Facebook at www.facebook.com/lakesidespeedway.kansascity. You may also email the track at lakesidespeedwaykc@gmail.com.

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