The 2013 Port Royal Living Legends Dream Race – By The Numbers

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Port Royal, PA — (July 30, 2013) — Saturday night will be the Living Legends Dream Race for 410 sprints at Port Royal Speedway.  Here’s a look at the numbers involved in this big event at the historic oval.


0              No heat races are part of Dream event format

4              Number of main events in Dream format

4.5                 Gates open

5                     Students ages 12 – 18 general admission price

5.5                Autograph session begins under grandstand

7              2013 is the seventh running of the Living Legends Dream Race

7              Warm-ups begin

7.5                 Time trials begin

10            Amount of car wash cash that the first 40 teams will receive upon entry

16            Number of laps in each semi main

27            Adult general admission price

30            Number of laps in Dream A Main

62                Minimum number of total feature event laps in this year’s event

100          Value of a lucky bonus finishing spot in all three features

125          The hard charger in each semi main will receive this amount

150          Non-qualifiers race pays this much to start

200          Semi mains pay this much to start

350          It pays this much just to start the Dream A Main

400          The minimum amount of total $ value every driver who enters should end the night with

500          Amount to win non-qualifiers feature

1,240       Total amount of lap money to be paid out

2,000       To win each semi main

3,000       Total amount of contingency cash getting paid out during event

4,505       Purse posted for a 24-car non-qualifiers event

10,000     Total contingency prize value of evening

10,000     Dream A Main winner gets at least this much

18,976     Total purse value of twin semi mains

33,750     Amount of 30-lap Dream A Main feature total payout

55,000     Entire purse payout value of complete Dream event

65,000     Total combined value of night including contingency cash, contingency prizes and purse payout



A fantastic field of sprint car teams is expected to assemble to vie for the lucrative Dream Race laurels.


This year’s race honors Living Legends Todd Shaffer and Patty Beam.


An autograph session with former Beam drivers and Shaffer owners along with NASCAR driver Dave Blaney is slated for underneath the grandstand between 5:30 and 6:15 pm.