The official information for the 40th Annual Kegger honoring Cecil Harlan presented by Russell Exterior has now been released.
Once again the legendary racing event that kicks off the racing season at the mighty Tri-State Speedway, honoring former track owner and promoter Cecil Harlan, returns to the famous high banks in Pocola, OK on March 28th, 29th and 30th, 2019. This year's event will feature a purse of over $33,000 with racing in eight classes. The classes on hand will be Front Wheel Drives, Mini-Stocks, NexGen, Factory Stock, Super Stock, USRA B-Mod, USRA Modifieds and the Malvern Bank Ca$h Money SDS Late Models presented by Midwest Sheet Metal.
The Front Wheel Drives, Mini-Stocks and NexGen drivers will race with no entry fee. The Factory Stocks will have a $25 entry fee with $750 to win and $100 to start. The Super Stocks will see a $75 entry and race for $1,500 to win and $150 to start. The USRA B-Mods also have a $75 entry fee, but will be competing for a $2,000 paycheck and $75 to start. USRA Modifieds will also compete for $2,000 to win but $200 to start with a $125 entry fee. The Ca$h Money SDS Late Models will be racing for $1,000 to win and $300 to start.
Pit gates will open at 4 PM each day with the stands opening at 5 PM. Hot laps are scheduled for 6:30 PM on Friday and Saturday. Thursday the 28th will be an open practice session with free stand admission and $20 pit passes. Friday night, pit passes will be $30 for adults and $15 for kids (5-12). Stands on Friday will be $10 for adults, $8 for seniors )65+) with kids (6-12) just $5. All military, with proof of service, get in free. On track action will include a complete race program for the Front Wheel Drives, Mini-Stocks and the NexGen's with qualifying action for all other classes. On Saturday night, the Factory Stocks, Super Stocks, USRA B-Mods, USRA Modifieds and the Ca$h Money Late Models will be racing their last chance qualifiers along with their features. Pit passes will be $35 for adults and $15 for kids (5-12). Stands on Saturday will be $15 for adults, $13 for seniors )65+) with kids (6-12) just $5. All military, with proof of service, get in free.
We want to thank our presenting sponsor, Russell Exterior. Located in Greenwood, AR, Russell Exterior is a roofing, windows, and siding company providing quality home improvement options to homeowners throughout NWA and the River Valley! You can get in touch with them at (479) 459-9051 or by visiting them on Facebook. We also want to thank Crain Hyundai of Fort Smith, Drive4JRT.com (JRT Trucking) and SDI (Sonny Davis, Inc.) for their support of this event.
You can click on the flyer below for a printable copy.
We'll see YOU there!