Attica, OH — (March 29, 2016) — The 27th Annual HD Supply Spring Nationals at Attica Raceway Park will offer up two big nights of racing that includes the kick-off of the Kistler Racing Products FAST Championship Series and the 109th appearance of the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champion Sprint Car Series.
It all beings Friday, April 8 as the Kistler Racing Products FAST Championship Series Presented by KS Sales and Service starts it’s eighth year as the area competitors battle for the season-ending $10,000 prize! It marks the first of 9 FAST events at Attica in 2016.
Not only will Attica Raceway Park kick off the FAST season, “Ohio’s Finest Racing” venue will offer up an A-main purse of $15,700 – 1st, $5,000; 2nd, $1,400; 3rd, $1,000; 4th, $800; 5th, $700; 6th, $600; 7th, $500; 8th, $450; 9th, $425; 10th, $400; 11th, $375; 12th, $350; 13th, $340; 14th, $330; 15th, $320; 16th, $310; 17th-24th, $300 ($100 non-transfers from B-main).
Last season Monclova, Ohio’s Byron Reed became the first driver in FAST series history to win the Attica track title (his 7th), the Fremont Speedway track title (his 6th) and the FAST championship (his 3rd) all in the same season!
On Saturday, April 9th, Tony Stewart’s Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions will make the first of three appearances at Attica in 2016.
Six time All Star champion and recently announced National Sprint Car Hall of Fame inductee Dale Blaney of Hartford, Ohio, has won five Spring Nationals races at Attica in the last 9 years and has 7 total event victories. He has 23 career victories at Attica and sits third on the track’s all-time win list.
Last year rain washed out the first night of the Spring Nationals, but Pennsylvania driver Ryan Smith would claim his first ever Attica win on the second night.
Other Spring National winners have been:
Frank Kerr/Frank Kerr
Mark Keegan/Frank Kerr
Dale Blaney/Joey Saldana
Bobby Teeple/Danny Smith
Gary Wright/Butch Schroeder
Jeff Shepard/Frank Kerr
Greg Wilson/Jeff Shepard
Chad Kemenah/Greg Wilson
Stevie Smith/Danny Smith
Terry McCarl/Greg Wilson
Brock Mayes/Dale Blaney
Dale Blaney/Craig Mintz
Also, Attica Raceway Park will give race teams a “mulligan” in their chase for the 2016 track championships. Should a driver miss a night of racing they will receive 75 points one time providing they did not compete at another race at a different track that night.
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