37th Annual Yankee Dirt Track Classic Ready
Posted on July 29, 2014 at 08:37:21 pm
The Itineraries have been set for the 37th Annual Yankee Dirt Track Classic to be held this year Wednesday September 10th through Saturday September 13th 2014 at the Farley Speedway. For the first time, all races for this year’s Yankee will be held on the 3/8 mile oval and all divisions except for the sprint cars will compete in two feature events.
Highlighting this year’s fall classic will be the 100 lap Yankee Dirt Track Classic on Saturday night and a 50 lap feature on Friday as the IMCA Deery Brothers Summer Series Late Models will once again compete in two complete shows including heats and last chance qualifiers each night. The IMCA Modifieds will also be showcased with two complete shows on Friday and Saturday with the Saturday finale going 40 laps under the sanction of the Hawkeye Dirt Tour and the Precision Transmission IMCA Modifieds going 25 laps on Friday. The Dubuque Fire Equipment IMCA Sport Mods, Peosta Automotive IMCA Hobby Stocks and Victory Ford IMCA Stock Cars will also compete in last chance and feature events on Saturday night.
The high powered Sprint Invaders series will return to this year’s Yankee Dirt Track Classic, tearing up the 3/8 mile oval for the first time along with complete shows for the INEX Legends, Dubuque Fire Equipment IMCA Sport Mods and the SPI Stock Cars.
Peosta Automotive IMCA Hobby Stocks, Sport Compacts, SPI Stock Cars INEX Legends and IMCA Stock Cars will kick off the week with complete shows on Wednesday.
The Klein Custom Homes Late Models and Merfeld Brothers IMCA Modifieds will be granted test and tune sessions during the breaks of both the Wednesday and Thursday to prepare for the weekend. The Dubuque Fire Equipment Sport Mods will also have a test and tune session on Wednesday evening.
Saturday night will feature a new event, the “Midnight Ride of Paul Revere 200”, a 200 lap or 2 hour enduro featuring front wheel drive four cylinders that will begin approximately 1 hour after the final race of the evening.
Advance tickets and camping reservations are on sale beginning August 1st by calling 563-744-3620 between 9 am and 5 pm Monday through Friday or at the ticket booth of any Simmons Promotions Inc event at the Farley Speedway, West Liberty Raceway or Dubuque Fairgrounds Speedway for the remainder of the season. For a full itinerary of each nights action, you can visit www.simmonspromotionsinc.com