John Bradshaw Memorial for Ultimate Super Late Model Series Next at Ponderosa Speedway on Friday August 22
Junction City, KY-August 3, 2014- Ponderosa Speedway track promoter Jerry Denson and staff will be off the next few couple of weeks in preparation for the 11th Annual John Bradshaw Memorial presented by Sweet Beans and Things on Friday August 22 at the 3/8 mile D-shaped red clay oval better known as “Kentucky’s Baddest Bullring”.
The Super Late Model portion of the event will pay $10,001 to win and will be sanctioned by the Ultimate Super Late Model Series. This event is the richest paying to win event for Super Late Models in the 42 year history of the famed facility and will also mark the first-ever appearance in the Bluegrass State of Kentucky for the Ultimate Super Late Model Series sanctioning body. For more information concerning the Ultimate Super Late Model Series, visit the tour’s website online at www.ultimatesupers.com.
Joining the Ultimate Super Late Model Series in competition at the 11th Annual John Bradshaw Memorial presented by Sweet Beans and Things on Friday August 22 will be the Modifieds, who will race for $2,500 to win, along with Pro Late Models racing for $800 to win and Sportsman racing for $600 to win. The Super Late Model and Modified divisions will time trial at this event, while the Pro Late Model and Sportsman divisions will pill draw to determine heat race starting positions. RACEceivers are mandatory for all divisions and can be rented at the track at driver registration, with all drivers needing to be signed at the time for the drivers meeting that evening at 7:00 p.m.
Revelution Race Cars has posted a $100 award for the top qualifier in Ultimate Super Late Model Series time trials that evening, while Yeager Insulation will award $25 to the top qualifier in Modified division time trials.
The following entry fees will apply for competition at the 11th Annual John Bradshaw Memorial presented by Sweet Beans and Things on Friday August 22: Super Late Models- $105; Modifieds- $50; Pro Late Models- $25; Sportsman- $20.
Activities for the 11th Annual John Bradshaw Memorial presented by Sweet Beans and Things on Friday August 22 will see the general admission area and pit area open at 4:00 p.m. The drivers meeting will take place at 7:00 p.m., with practice laps set to begin at 7:20 p.m. Time trials will get underway at 7:45 p.m., with racing set to take the green flag at 8:30 p.m. Ticket prices and race purse information will be released in the follow-up release for this event next week.
Ponderosa Speedway last raced on Friday August 1 and feature event winners that evening included Dustin Linville of Lancaster, KY in Super Late Models, Michael England of Glasgow, KY in Modifieds, P.J. Feistritzer of Danville, KY in Pro Late Models, and Allen Hackworth, Jr. of Waco, KY in Sportsman.
Track championship point leader heading into the Friday August 22 event are Dion Benningfield of Lebanon, KY in Super Late Models, Todd Coffman of Junction City, KY in Pro Late Models, Ryan Thomas of Gosport, IN in Modifieds, and Glen Hounshell, Jr. of Mount Vernon, KY in 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. Jerry Denson is the track promoters and will present dirt track sports entertainment from April through mid-October of the 2014 race season. For more information about racing activities at Ponderosa Speedway, visit the track’s webpages on the internet at www.ponderosaspeedway.net and www.ponderosaspeedway.us or by contacting track promoter Jerry Denson at (606) 235-0190 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org., via Twitter @MichaelDespain, or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/groups/131180253585931/ (Ponderosa Speedway). Patrons and/or other interested parties can phone the track at (859) 854-6808 on raceday.