UPDATE:Due to the rain overnight, we are going to cancel practice tonight, March 26th, for the 36th Annual Cecil Harlan Memorial Kegger presented by Smith Auto Group at Tri-State Speedway.
Drivers and fans that are traveling from out of town are welcome to park in the parking lot tonight If you need a referral to area hotels, please let us know..
Races will start tomorrow, March 27th, with pit gates opening at 4 PM and grandstands at 5 PM.
The official flyer for the 36th Annual Cecil Harlan Memorial Kegger presented by Smith Auto Group is now available for viewing and printing. The flyer has all of the gate times, admission pricing and schedule of events listed.
The mighty fast late models will make an appearance again at this year's Kegger, after an absence of several years. This year also marks the return of the International Motor Contest Association (IMCA) sanctioning to the track for the Modified and Sport Mod classes. This will make these classes eligible for national point fund monies and awards at the end of the season.
Classes for the 36th running of this season opening event will include the Mini-Stocks, Front Wheel Drives, Pure Stocks, Factory Stocks, Super Stocks, IMCA North/South Sport Mods, IMCA Modifieds and Late Models!
A large number of cars are expected for this event which boasts a payout purse of over $31.000.
The event is scheduled to start on Thursday night, March 26th with an open practice session for all classes. The event will continue on Friday night, March 27th with qualifying races for all classes. Finally, the Kegger will wrap up on Saturday night, March 28th with feature racing in all classes.
Be sure to check out the other links on our website for other track information.
Here are the race procedures for this weekend: Friday night:
Draw for heats.
*Top 12 qualifiers from total number of heats will redraw for A qualifier.
*Everyone else will line up heads up in a B or B features then the top 12 out of B's will start behind the A qualifiers based on finishing position of their B or B's.
*The top 4 from Friday's A qualifier are locked in to Saturday's A feature and the next 4 will be locked into Saturday's B or B's.
*Everyone else will draw Saturday for last chance heats and will start the B or B's according to how they finish in the Saturday heats.
*The top 16 from Saturday's B or B's will make the A feature behind the top 4 qualifiers from Friday based on finish.
*20 cars will start the A feature and someone from the stands will redraw the top 4 qualifiers before the start of the A feature to determine line up of first two rows.
The 2015 Registration Form is now available by clickong o the image below or on the Registration links in either the top, bottom or side menus.
There is NO registration fee for 2015! That's right, it is completely FREE! Plus, it is now even easier than ever to register. In fact, you can even register from your phone or tablet!
We are asking that EVERYONE who thinks they MIGHT race with us in 2015 to fill out this form. Everyone who races at Tri-State Speedway in 2015 MUST have a completed registation form on file with the track in order to be paid any winnings. Handwritten forms will not be accepted, as this form is very simple to complete.
We also ask that everyone fill out this form ahead of time for several reasons. By filling out this form online, it will greatly decrease the chances of mistakes being made, either by you or the track. It will also decrease your check in time at the track by not having to fill out a form on your phone (or someone else's), tablet, or laptop while at the pit shack. The only requirement to filling out this form is that you have internet access.
Please pass along this information to any racer that you know. Remember, it is FREE to register and there will not be any fees associated with registering with us at anytime in 2015.
There will be awards in ALL Tri-State Speedway classes, plus a Best of Show for the race cars. There will also be awards for three divisions of custom cars, a Best Paint, Best Engine, Best Interior and a Best of Show for the custom cars.
If all of this wasn't enough, there will also be a swap meet by Trader Mike Allen so you can get that last go fast part that you need and concessions from local nonprofit organizations.
ALL of this for FREE this Saturday from 10 AM to 2 PM.