Junction City, KY-June 16, 2013- Ponderosa Speedway track promoter Larry Yantz and track co-promoters Chad and Sarah Yantz will present another action packed evening of family fun at the 3/8 mile D-Shaped red clay oval better known as “Kentucky’s Baddest Bullring” on Friday June 21 when the Good Neighbor Pharmacy Super Late Models race for $1,500 to win and the Bluegrass Drug Store Modifieds race for $800 to win, along with a full program for all other divisions.
The Friday June 21 racing event at Ponderosa Speedway will see the Good Neighbor Pharmacy Super Late Models race for $1,500 to win and the Bluegrass Drug Store Modifieds race for $800 to win. Also in action at Ponderosa Speedway on Friday June 21 will be the Smith Automotive FASTRAK Late Models racing for $600 to win in a 20 lap contest and the D&D Pallet Recyclers Sportsman racing for $300 to win in a 15 lap main event. RACEceivers are mandatory in all divisions and may be rented at the track during driver registration and pill draw, which closes at 7:00 p.m. Of note, the Four Cylinder division has been dropped and will not be in competition the remainder of the season due to low car count. Also, the feature purse for the Bluegrass Drug Store Modified division that is listed in the payout section of this press release will be the payout for this division at regular shows for the remainder of the 2013 race season.
Activities for the Friday June 21 event will see the pit area open at 4:00 p.m, while the general admission area opens at 5:00 p.m. The drivers meeting will be at 7:00 p.m., while practice laps will begin at 7:20 p.m. Bob Allen Motor Mall time trials will begin at 7:45 p.m., with racing set for the green flag at 8:30 p.m. All times listed are EDT. Ticket prices for the June 21 mini-special event in the general admission area will be $15 for adults, $5 for children ages 6 to 12, with children ages 5 and under free. A pit pass will be $30.
Ponderosa Speedway A-Main Payout Schedule for Friday June 21, 2013:
-Good Neighbor Pharmacy Super Late Models (30 laps): 1st- $1,500, 2nd- $700, 3rd- $600, 4th- $450, 5th- $400, 6th- $350, 7th- $275, 8th- $250, 9th- $225, 10th- $200, 11th- $175, 12th through 18th- $150 to start.
-Smith Automotive Machine Shop FASTRAK Late Models (20 laps): 1st- $600, 2nd- $350, 3rd- $300, 4th- 250, 5th- $200, 6th- $175, 7th- $150, 8th- $125, 9th- $100, 10th- $85, 11th through 18th- $75 to start.
-Bluegrass Drug Store Modifieds (20 laps): 1st- $800, 2nd- $400, 3rd- $300, 4th- 250, 5th- $200, 6th- $175, 7th- $150, 8th- $125, 9th- $115, 10th- $105, 11th through 18th- $100 to start.
-D&D Pallet Sportsman (15 laps): 1st- $300, 2nd- $200, 3rd- $150, 4th- $125, 5th- $100, 6th- $90, 7th- $80, 8th- $70, 9th- $60, 10th- $55, 11th through 18th- $50 to start.
Ponderosa Speedway last raced on June 14 and feature event winners included Brad Neat of Dunnville, KY in Good Neighbor Pharmacy Super Late Models, Bryan Barber of Glasgow, KY in Bluegrass Drug Store Modifieds, Todd Coffman of Junction City, KY in Smith Automotive Machine Shop FASTRAK Late Models, Glen Hounshell, Jr. of Mount Vernon, KY in D&D Pallet Recyclers Sportsman, and Charles Burton of Somerset, KY in Airport Road Salvage Yard Four Cylinders.
Current track championship point leaders heading into the Friday June 21 mini-special event include Victor Lee of Danville, KY in Good Neighbor Pharmacy Super Late Models, Tommy Bailey of Corbin, KY in Bluegrass Drug Store Modifieds, Todd Coffman of Junction City, KY in Smith Automotive Machine Shop FASTRAK Late Models, and Derek Bottoms of Taylorsville, KY in D&D Pallet Recyclers Sportsman.
Ponderosa Speedway is located at 365 Phillips Lane on the Boyle/Lincoln County border, outside of Junction City, KY, just minutes from Danville, KY. Larry, Chad, and Sarah Yantz are the track promoters and will present dirt track sports entertainment on Friday evenings from April through mid-October of the 2013 race season. For more information about racing activities at Ponderosa Speedway, visit the track’s webpage on the internet at www.ponderosaspeedway.net or by phoning Larry Yantz at (606) 510-5331, Chad Yantz at (606) 510-4836, via Twitter @MichaelDespain, or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/groups/131180253585931/. Patrons and/or other interested parties can phone the track at (859) 854-6808 on raceday.