By Bob Miller
The sixty-seventh season of the Rislone URC Sprint Series will officially kickoff on Saturday night, April 19 at the Selinsgrove Speedway in Selinsgrove, PA.
$2,500 will go to the winner of URC’s first Super Series event of the season with a minimum of $200 to start the feature event. Eight time URC Champion Curt Michael will lead a list of URC talent to include Josh Weller, driving the Ken Eldreth owned sprint car, Brian Carber driving for Guy Howie, Ed Aikin, Andy Best, Troy Betts, Robbie Stillwaggon, Randy West, Dan Mazy, Chad Trout, Kevin Darling and Davie Franek to name a few.
This event will offer an open draw for heat race starting positions plus a revenge redraw to determine part of feature fine up. A minimum of twenty-four cars will start the feature event and for URC teams, this race will offer a flat seventy points. All sprint cars must weigh a minimum of 1,475 lbs with the driver after the race. Cars running with the vacuum oil pan will be required to weigh 1,525 with driver.
The event tire will be the URC2, MC2 or Selinsgrove track tire. Adjustable wings will be permitted and other wing rules include, 2” wickerbill on flat wings, 1” wicker bill on dish wing or, the Selinsgrove Top Wing rule will be allowed. The URC engine rule will be in place for all sprint cars and teching will be conducted both prior to the race as well as post-race.
For all the details on this event, please visit www.urcsprints.com and go to the competitors page to find the event sheet for the Selinsgrove Super Series event.
RISLONE URC Sprint Series Schedule
Saturday, April 19 Selinsgrove Speedway
Friday, April 25 Big Diamond Raceway
Friday, May 2 Big Diamond Raceway (Rain Date)
Saturday, May 10 Selinsgrove Speedway Jack Gunn Memorial $3,500 To Win
Friday, May 16 Bedford Speedway
Saturday, May 17 Delaware International Speedway Kramer Williamson Memorial
Sunday, May 25 Grandview Speedway (2 Features)
Monday, May 26 Grandview Speedway (Rain Date)
Wednesday, June 4 Lincoln Speedway MACH 1 Super Series
Friday, June 6 Williams Grove Speedway MACH 1 Super Series
Friday, June 13 Potomac Speedway
Saturday, June 14 Winchester VA Speedway
Saturday, June 21 Grandview Speedway
Friday, June 27 Bedford Speedway
Saturday, June 28 Selinsgrove Speedway
Saturday, July 26 Selinsgrove Speedway
Friday, August 1 Williams Grove Speedway Rislone Nationals $4,000 to win
Saturday, August 9 Selinsgrove The Kramer Cup
Friday, August 22 Williams Grove Speedway
Saturday, August 23 Port Royal Speedway
Saturday, August30 Delaware International Speedway
Saturday, September 27 Selinsgrove MACH 1 $8,000 to Win
Friday, October 3 Carolina Speedway/Gastonia, NC
Saturday, October 4 Cherokee Speedway/Gaffney, SC
Saturday, October 18 Grandview Speedway Feature Only
For more information, please visit our website at: www.urcsprints.com