From Lance Jennings
Santa Maria, CA — (December 13, 2012) — Series Director Chris Kearns has announced an addition to the 2013 Amsoil USAC/CRA Sprint Car Schedule. On May 18th, the traditional 410 sprints will compete at Tulare’s Thunderbowl Raceway, making a total of 23 events on the calendar. The tenth USAC/CRA season will kickoff on March 1st with the two day “Copper On Dirt” at Canyon Speedway Park.
Steve Faria’s lightning fast 1/3-mile facility last showcased the regional series in 2010. On May 30th, “The Bullet” Blake Miller claimed the “Salute To Indy” victory in Mark Priestley’s #7 Bullet. Piloting his #29 BK Motorsports Maxim, Bud Kaeding won the November 13th co-sanctioned Pacific Coast Nationals. Since 2007, “The Kruser” Cory Kruseman, Matt Mitchell, Garrett Hansen, and Jon Stanbrough have also scored USAC/CRA victories at Thunderbowl Raceway. For more details on the May 18th event, visit tularethunderbowl.com.
Series officials have announced that the USAC Western Awards Banquet will be held on February 9th at the Woodland Auto Display in Paso Robles. In addition to USAC/CRA, the West Coast Sprints, Western Classic Sprints, Western Midgets, and Ignite Midgets will be honored. More details will be released as soon as possible.
Mike Truex’s Loudpedal Productions has DVDs available for purchase that feature the Amsoil USAC/CRA Sprint Car Series. For more information, call (805) 407-7229 or visit www.loudpedalvideo.com.
The Amsoil USAC/CRA Sprint Car Series would like to thank Hoosier Tire, Circle Track Performance, Competition Suspension Inc., DJ Safety, Diversified Machine Inc., Extreme Mufflers, Hilborn Fuel Injection, Integra Racing Shocks, Keizer Wheels, LRB Inc. Race Products, Ringers Gloves, Rod End Supply, SBI Fuel Systems, Saldana Racing Products, and Sander Engineering for their support. If you or your company would like to become part of the series for the upcoming season, please email PR Director Lance Jennings at email@example.com.
For more information on the Amsoil USAC/CRA Sprint Car Series, visit www.usacracing.com/cra or follow the series on Facebook (www.facebook.com/pages/USAC-
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2013 AMSOIL USAC/CRA SPRINT CAR SERIES SCHEDULE
DATE – TRACK – LOCATION
March 1: Canyon Speedway Park – Peoria, AZ (Copper On Dirt)
March 2: Canyon Speedway Park – Peoria, AZ (Copper On Dirt)
March 9: Perris Auto Speedway – Perris, CA (Sokola Shootout)
April 6: Perris Auto Speedway – Perris, CA
April 19: Cocopah Speedway – Yuma, AZ
April 20: Cocopah Speedway – Yuma, AZ
May 4: Perris Auto Speedway – Perris, CA
May 18: Thunderbowl Raceway – Tulare, CA
May 25: Perris Auto Speedway – Perris, CA (Salute To Indy)
June 21: Ocean Speedway – Watsonville, CA
June 22: Santa Maria Speedway – Santa Maria, CA (Bud Stanfield Memorial)
July 4: Perris Auto Speedway – Perris, CA (Firecracker 30)
August 9: Ocean Speedway – Watsonville, CA
August 10: Santa Maria Speedway – Santa Maria, CA
August 17: Perris Auto Speedway – Perris, CA (California Racers Hall of Fame Night)
August 31: **Calistoga Speedway – Calistoga, CA (Louie Vermeil Classic)
September 1: **Calistoga Speedway – Calistoga, CA (Louie Vermeil Classic)
September 14: Perris Auto Speedway – Perris, CA (Glenn Howard Classic)
October 5: Perris Auto Speedway – Perris, CA (Southern California Fair Race)
October 25: *Canyon Speedway Park – Peoria, AZ (Hall of Fame Classic)
October 26: *Canyon Speedway Park – Peoria, AZ (Hall of Fame Classic)
November 1: *Perris Auto Speedway – Perris, CA (Oval Nationals)
November 2: *Perris Auto Speedway – Perris, CA (Oval Nationals)
* = Co-Sanctioned Event With USAC National Sprints.
** = Co-Sanctioned Event With USAC Western Classic Racing Series.
This schedule is subject to change.