By Dick Jordan
Tickets are now on sale for the August 9 Casey’s General Stores/Searsboro Telephone “USAC Ultimate Challenge” AMSOIL National Sprint race at Southern Iowa Speedway in Oskaloosa, Iowa. The race offers the largest winner’s share of the season – $15,000!
Tickets can be secured by contacting McTwo Promotions, Inc. at P.O. Box 185, Altoona, Iowa 50009 or by calling (515) 957-0020 between 10 am and 4 pm Tuesdays through Thursdays. Visa, Master Card, Amex and Discover Cards are welcome, with reserved grandstand seats priced at $25, kids 12 and under $15 and infield party passed $20 if purchased in advance.
This year’s Casey’s General Stores/Searsboro Telephone “USAC Ultimate Challenge” is part of a five-race mid-American swing for the series which includes races August 7 at Knoxville, Iowa, August 12 and 13 at Dodge City, Kans. and August 14 at Grain Valley, Mo.
The Casey’s General Stores/Searsboro Telephone “USAC Ultimate Challenge” also follows the August 8 “16th Annual Front Row Challenge” for 410 winged sprint cars at Oskaloosa.
Former winners of the Oskaloosa USAC event include defending champion Bud Kaeding, Jesse Hockett (2009), Dave Darland (2008), Jerry Coons Jr. (2006), defending AMSOIL USAC National Sprint Car Champion Levi Jones (2005), Dickie Gaines (2004), Boston Reid (2003) and Travis Rilat (2002).