Belle-Clair set to host Late Models and Modifieds

News-DemocratMay 22, 2014 

The Kettler & Sons UMP Late Models will run for $1,500 to win and the Aaron's UMP Modifieds are running for $800 to win Friday night as part of the Top Gun Twin 30's event at Belle-Clair Speedway in Belleville.

Also on the schedule are the Belleville Automotive Pure Stocks running for $200 to win and the Boss Chassis 600cc Outlaw Micros running for $500 to win in the Boss 30.

Free admission for all active military members and $5 off grandstand admission for retired military and veterans with proper ID.

Tri-City Speedway

Tri-City Speedway in Pontoon Beach will host the popular Budweiser 50 main event Sunday featuring some of the region's top UMP Late Model drivers running for $10,000 to win.

UMP Modifieds are running for $1,000 to win and UMP Crate Late Models for $700 to win. Gates open at 5 p.m.; tickets are $20 for adults and children 12-under are free.

Tri-City also will be holdings its weekly racing series on Friday night.

Highland Speedway

Rick Salter outdistanced Michael Kloos and Chad Zobrist last Saturday to win the UMP Super Late Model feature race at Highland Speedway.

Mike Harrison won the UMP Steve Schmitt Modifieds feature and Mike Jones won the UMP B-Dry Solutions SportMod main event.

Dan Pilkington won the UMP Hamel Coop Street Stock feature.

There is no racing Saturday at Highland Speedway.

Federated Auto Parts Raceway

Tim Manville won his second UMP DIRTcar main event race Saturday at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 in Pevely, Mo.

Rusty Griffaw led all 20 laps in the UMP DIRTcar Modified feature and Trey Harris led all 15 laps to win the UMP DIRTcar/AARA Sportsman feature. Joe Laws won his first UMP DIRTcar/AARA Pro 4 Stock feature.

Saturday night is the Red, White & Blue Shootout, including MOWA Sprint cars and UMP DIRTcar Super Late Models paying $2,000 to win each. UMP DIRTcar Modifieds paying $1,000 to win.

Grandstand admission is $20 with children 12-under free. Military and veterans with proper ID will be admitted free in grandstands.

Grandstands open at 5 p.m. with racing at 7 p.m.

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