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IT'S RACE DAY - SAT. JULY 6 SUPR Firecracker 40!

IT'S RACE DAY - SAT. JULY 6 SUPR Firecracker 40!

7/6/2013

IT'S RACE DAY, SATURDAY JULY 6 - LoneStar Speedway SUPR Firecracker 40 Spectacular!

A great night of racing and fireworks is ready to treat fans at the SUPR Firecracker 40 Spectacular tonight at LoneStar Speedway in Kilgore!

Here's the stripped down summary so you don't miss out on any of the action:

-4 divisions racing: SUPR Late Models, Modifieds, Limited Modifieds and Factory Stocks.

-Pits open at 4pm, Grandstands open at 6pm, Draw Cut off at 7:15pm sharp, Racing at 8pm.

-General Admission just $17 (ages 12 to 64)

-Kids (ages 6-11) just $5

-Ages 5 and under admitted free with adult admission

-Active Military or Senior (Ages 65+): General Admission $15

-Upgrade any ticket to the Reserved Section for $5 per person

-Tonight only: Military can upgrade their ticket to the Reserved Section for no added cost

-All Pit Passes $30

-No outside food/drink coolers are allowed inside; a full selection of economically priced food concessions, including beer, are available

-Click www.LoneStarSpeedway.com to check it out all of the event flyer, details, rules, purse breakdown; etc.

-Visit www.SUPRracing.com for complete information on the SUPR Late Model series.

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Kilgore TX (6/26/13) by DarinShort.com. The ever popular SUPR Late Model series returns to the 3/8 mile high-banks of LoneStar Speedway in Kilgore, on Saturday July 6th with the 4th running of the Firecracker 40 Spectacular.

Track owners Lisa and Sam Hafertepe have another great fireworks display planned, which is always a fan favorite at LoneStar Speedway.

Fans can expect another standout field of SUPR Late Model drivers, such as points’ leader Rob Litton; Tyler Erb, Zach McMillan, Kevin Sitton, Shane Hebert, Patrik Daniel, Mikey Kile, Brandon Hightower, Jeff Chandler, Robbie Starnes, Jim Bryant plus many more of the regions’ top drivers.

Plus, all three LSS points divisions will be in action, which include $1,000 to win Modifieds, $500 to win for the Limited Modifieds and $300 to win for the Factory Stocks. Complete purse breakdown and rules are posted at the track website.

A complete event flyer has been posted under the ‘resources’ section of the track website as well.

Here are some quick facts for the Saturday July 6th event:

-Pits open at 4pm, Grandstands open at 6pm, Draw Cut off at 7:15pm sharp, Racing at 8pm.

-General Admission just $17 (ages 12 to 64)

-Kids (ages 6-11) just $5

-Ages 5 and under admitted free with adult admission

-Active Military or Senior (Ages 65+): General Admission $15

-Upgrade any ticket to the Reserved Section for $5 per person

-All Pit Passes $30

-No outside food/drink coolers are allowed inside; a full selection of economically priced food concessions, including beer, are available

-Click www.LoneStarSpeedway.com to check it out all of the event details, rules, purse breakdown; etc.

-Visit www.SUPRracing.com for complete information on the SUPR Late Model series.

Make plans now to spend part of 4th of July holiday weekend at LoneStar Speedway with the running of the 4th annual Firecracker 40 Spectacular for SUPR Late Models – coming Saturday July 6th at 8:00pm!

SAT. JUNE 22-IT'S RACE DAY! THUNDER Round 2: 8pm!

SAT. JUNE 22-IT'S RACE DAY! THUNDER Round 2: 8pm!

6/14/2013

SATURDAY JUNE 22 RACE DAY UPDATES:

Spectacular racing conditions are set for tonight’s “Thunder on the High Banks: Round 2” event at LoneStar Speedway in Kilgore. Race time (8pm) temperatures of 86 degrees, south breezes at 8mph and dry conditions are forecast.

Here are the event highlights:

-The RaceSaver Sprint Cars are competing for a very solid purse of $5,600; and pays down to $200 for starting the feature (24th). There are no entry, license or association fees for the sprint cars. Any non-qualifier will receive $100. Complete purse breakdown and rules are posted at the track website under ‘resources.’

-It will be an action packed racing night of racing in all three LSS points divisions as well, which includes $1,000 to win Modifieds, $500 to win for the Limited Modifieds and $300 to win for the Factory Stocks. Beginner Factory Stocks are also scheduled for June 22nd.

-Kids will receive a free drawing ticket for a new bicycle to be given away to one lucky girl and boy!

-A complete event flyer has been posted under the ‘resources’ section of the track website as well.

Here are some quick facts for the June 22nd event:

- Pits open at 5pm, Grandstands open at 6pm, Draw cut-off at 7:15pm sharp, Hot laps at 7:30pm, and Racing at 8pm

-General Admission just $12 (ages 12 to 64)

-Kids (ages 6-11) just $5

-Ages 5 and under admitted free with adult admission

-Active Military or Senior (Ages 65+): General Admission $10

-Upgrade any ticket to the Reserved Section for $5 per person

-All Pit Passes $30

-No outside food/drink coolers are allowed inside, a full selection of economically priced food concessions, including beer, are available

-RaceSaver Sprint Cars rules, including tires, are posted at the event website under ‘resources’

-Click www.LoneStarSpeedway.com to check it out all of the event details, rules, purse breakdown; etc.

Join us TONIGHT for an evening of affordable family racing action when “Thunder on the High Banks: Round 2” hits the high banks at the “Fastest 3/8 Mile Dirt Track in Texas,” LoneStar Speedway in Kilgore Texas!

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LoneStar “Thunder on the High Banks: Round 2” June 22nd

Kilgore TX (6/14/13) by DarinShort.com. Round 2 of the popular “Thunder on the High Banks” for RaceSaver® Sprint Cars is scheduled June 22nd at LoneStar Speedway in Kilgore Texas.

The RaceSaver Sprint Cars are competing for a very solid purse of $5,600; and pays down to $200 for starting the feature (24th). There are no entry, license or association fees for the sprint cars. Any non-qualifier will receive $100. Complete purse breakdown and rules are posted at the track website under ‘resources.’

It will be an action packed racing night of racing in all three LSS points divisions as well, which includes $1,000 to win Modifieds, $500 to win for the Limited Modifieds and $300 to win for the Factory Stocks. Beginner Factory Stocks are also scheduled for June 22nd.

Lisa and Sam Hafertepe are also going to have a couple of special prize drawings for the kids on hand – a new bicycle for one lucky girl and boy!

A complete event flyer has been posted under the ‘resources’ section of the track website as well. The current long-range forecast shows dry and sunny conditions with seasonal temperatures in the upper 80’s at race time.

Here are some quick facts for the June 22nd event:

- Pits open at 5pm, Grandstands open at 6pm, Draw cut-off at 7:15pm sharp, Hot laps at 7:30pm, and Racing at 8pm

-General Admission just $12 (ages 12 to 64)

-Kids (ages 6-11) just $5

-Ages 5 and under admitted free with adult admission

-Active Military or Senior (Ages 65+): General Admission $10

-Upgrade any ticket to the Reserved Section for $5 per person

-All Pit Passes $30

-No outside food/drink coolers are allowed inside, a full selection of economically priced food concessions, including beer, are available

-RaceSaver Sprint Cars rules, including tires, are posted at the event website under ‘resources’

-Click www.LoneStarSpeedway.com to check it out all of the event details, rules, purse breakdown; etc.

Make plans now for a night of affordable family racing action when “Thunder on the High Banks: Round 2” hits the high banks Saturday, June 22nd at the “Fastest 3/8 Mile Dirt Track in Texas,” LoneStar Speedway in Kilgore Texas!

IT'S RACE DAY! 6/8 $10 CARLOAD NIGHT TONIGHT!

IT'S RACE DAY! 6/8 $10 CARLOAD NIGHT TONIGHT!

6/8/2013

SAT. 6/8 RACE DAY UPDATES!

PERFECT racing conditions are forecast for the RETURN of $10 CARLOAD NIGHT at LoneStar Speedway! 82 degrees and dry at 8pm (race time).

- Pits open at 5pm, Grandstands open at 6pm, Draw cut-off at 7:15pm sharp, Hot laps at 7:30pm, and Racing at 8pm

-General Grandstand Admission just $10 per carload – regardless of how many people are in your vehicle

-Upgrade any ticket to the Reserved Section for $5 per person

-All Pit Passes $30

-No outside food/drink coolers are allowed inside, a full selection of economically priced food concessions, including beer, are available

-Click www.LoneStarSpeedway.com to check it out all of the event details, rules, purse breakdown; etc.

CONTINUE READING FOR PREVIOUSLY PUBLISHED EVENT INFO...

Kilgore TX (5/29/13) by DarinShort.com. Coming off of an extremely exciting night of racing last weekend, LoneStar Speedway officials are pleased to announce that the next scheduled event, Saturday June 8th, will feature a “$10/Carload Night” for general grandstand admission.

All three LSS points divisions will be in action, which include $1,000 to win Modifieds, $500 to win for the Limited Modifieds and $300 to win for the Factory Stocks. Beginner Factory Stocks are scheduled as well.

***EVENT UPDATE: There will be NO entry fee for the Modifieds on 6/8! (This applies to the 6/8 event only.)

Here are the details of the “$10 Carload Night” in case you are not familiar with the process:

It’s really easy, when you drive your vehicle into the parking lot, an attendant will collect $10 from each car. Every person in your car will get into the general admission area of the grandstands at no added charge.

There are no other hidden costs or fees to watch the racing program. Note that at all LSS events, there is no outside food/drink coolers allowed inside the main grandstand entrance.

This is also the first race of the ‘Summer Hours’ schedule, which starts at 8pm instead of 7pm.

A complete event flyer has been posted under the ‘resources’ section of the track website as well.

Here are some quick facts for the June 8th event:

- Pits open at 5pm, Grandstands open at 6pm, Draw cut-off at 7:15pm sharp, Hot laps at 7:30pm, and Racing at 8pm

-General Grandstand Admission just $10 per carload – regardless of how many people are in your vehicle

-Upgrade any ticket to the Reserved Section for $5 per person

-All Pit Passes $30

-No outside food/drink coolers are allowed inside, a full selection of economically priced food concessions, including beer, are available

-Click www.LoneStarSpeedway.com to check it out all of the event details, rules, purse breakdown; etc.

Join us Saturday, June 8th as “$10 Carload Night” returns at the “Fastest 3/8 Mile Dirt Track in Texas” – LoneStar Speedway in Kilgore Texas!

TODAY SUNDAY 5/26 FIREWORKS, SUPR LM MEM'L DAY 50!

TODAY SUNDAY 5/26 FIREWORKS, SUPR LM MEM'L DAY 50!

5/26/2013

5/26 RACE NIGHT UPDATE...27 SUPR Late Models, 20 Modifieds, 38 Limited Modifieds, 59 Factory Stocks (not a typo) and a fantastic crowd is on hand at LoneStar Speedway tonight. Thanks to everyone who came out tonight to support the event & we hope everyone has a great time!

SUNDAY AFTERNOON RACE DAY UPDATE for today's (Sunday's May 26) "MEMORIAL DAY 50" for SUPR Late Models at LoneStar Speedway:

-Pits open at 4pm, Grandstands open at 6pm, draw cutoff for drivers at 6:15pmv SHARP, track packing at 6:30 and hot laps at 7pm.

-Forecast is for 81 degrees at race time.

-A LARGE fireworks display is planned, and with no added cost to race fans

-A busy night of racing, with the Factory Stocks kicking off the night with their rescheduled feature from 5/11; then a complete show for the SUPR Late Models, Modifieds, Limited Modifieds and Factory Stocks. The night will conclude with a feature race (only) for the Beginner Factory Stocks

-General Admission just $17 (ages 12 to 64)

-Kids (ages 6-11) just $5

-Ages 5 and under admitted free with adult admission

-Active Military or Senior (Ages 65+): General Admission $15

-Upgrade any ticket to the Reserved Section for $5 per person

-All Pit Passes $30

-No outside food/drink coolers are allowed inside; a full selection of economically priced food concessions, including beer, are available

CONTINUE READING FOR PREVIOUSLY RELEASED EVENT INFORMATION...

5/15 EVENT UPDATE: FIREWORKS have been added to the Sunday May 26th SUPR Late Model program at LoneStar Speedway!

Kilgore TX (5/14/13) by DarinShort.com. The first 2013 appearance of the ever popular SUPR Late Model series takes to the 3/8 mile high-banks of LoneStar Speedway in Kilgore, Sunday May 26th of the Memorial Day holiday weekend.

This is the 4th annual Memorial Day 50 for the SUPR Late Models at LoneStar Speedway and race fans can expect another standout field of drivers, such as points’ leader Rob Litton; Tyler Erb, Zach McMillan, Kevin Sitton, Shane Hebert, Patrik Daniel, Mikey Kile, Michael Jay Brunson, Brandon Hightower, Jeff Chandler, Steve Whiteaker plus many more of the regions’ top drivers.

Plus, all three LSS points divisions will be in action, which include $1,000 to win Modifieds, $500 to win for the Limited Modifieds and $300 to win for the Factory Stocks. Beginner Factory Stocks are scheduled as well. Complete purse breakdown and rules are posted at the track website.

The night will kick off with a $300 to win points’ race for the Factory Stocks that was postponed from May 11. The feature field for that event is already set.

A complete event flyer has been posted under the ‘resources’ section of the track website as well.

Here are some quick facts for the Sunday May 26th event:

-General Admission just $17 (ages 12 to 64)

-Kids (ages 6-11) just $5

-Ages 5 and under admitted free with adult admission

-Active Military or Senior (Ages 65+): General Admission $15

-Upgrade any ticket to the Reserved Section for $5 per person

-All Pit Passes $30

-No outside food/drink coolers are allowed inside; a full selection of economically priced food concessions, including beer, are available

-Click www.LoneStarSpeedway.com to check it out all of the event details, rules, purse breakdown; etc.

-Visit www.SUPRracing.com for complete information on the SUPR Late Model series.

Make plans now to spend part of Memorial Day weekend at LoneStar Speedway with the running of the 4th annual Memorial Day 50 for SUPR Late Models – coming Sunday May 26th at 7:00pm!

5/12 Post-Race Notes; Prayer Request

5/12 Post-Race Notes; Prayer Request

5/12/2013

5/12 POST-RACE UPDATE:

During the third feature of the night last night (Factory Stocks) there was a grinding crash between several cars on the backstretch; and Kenny and Kalley (passenger) Fielder were injured.

Prayer request for the Fiedler family. News from Alice is Kalley has fractured wrist and both ankles. She will be having surgery this morning at Good Shepherd in Longview. Kenny has bruised chest and was released. Please remember them in your prayers today.

The Factory Stock feature was postponed and will revert back to the original start at the next LSS points event, which will be on Sunday May 26th, during the running of the Memorial Day 50, featuring the SUPR Late Models. More event details will be posted in the days to come.

Quick-results from last night are posted at the track FB page. Click the FB logo in the upper right of this page to view them.

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5/11 RACE DAY UPDATES: Everything is set for a FANtastic night of racing tonight at LoneStar Speedway.

There is less than a 10% chance of precip throughout the day and race time temps show 76 degrees with light breezes to your back.

It's CARLOAD NIGHT! Just $10 gets your entire carload of fans into the main grandstand area!

-Grandstands open at 6pm, with hot laps at 7:00pm, Pits open at 4pm, Draw cut-off at 6:45pm sharp

-General Grandstand Admission just $10 per carload, regardless how many people are in your vehicle

-Upgrade any ticket to the Reserved Section for $5 per person

-All Pit Passes $30

-No outside food/drink coolers are allowed inside, a full selection of economically priced food concessions, including beer, are available

SEE YOU all tonight at FAN APPRECIATION NIGHT at LONESTAR SPEEDWAY!

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5/4 Event update: Mother's Day promotion announced! Please click www.darinshort.com/mother.html for details!

Kilgore TX (5/1/13) by DarinShort.com. Last year LoneStar Speedway (LSS) hosted their first “Fan Appreciation Night” and it was a huge hit with race fans, so it was immediately added to the 2013 schedule. This is the next race on the schedule, Saturday May 11th, and features “$10 per car load of fans” for general grandstand admission.

There are no other hidden costs or charges for fans to witness what will certainly be an action packed night of racing…all at 1950’s style ticket pricing for admission. There will also be several added prize drawings for fans of all ages, so don’t miss out on all of the added fun!

All three LSS points divisions will be in action, which include $1,000 to win Modifieds, $500 to win for the Limited Modifieds and $300 to win for the Factory Stocks. Beginner Factory Stocks are scheduled as well.

Here are the details of the “$10 car load night” in case you are not familiar with the process. It’s really easy, when you drive your vehicle into the parking lot, an attendant will collect $10 from each car. However many people are in your car will get into the general admission area of the grandstands at no added charge. There are no other hidden costs or fees to watch the racing program. Note that at all LSS events, there is no outside food/drink coolers allowed inside the main grandstand entrance.

A complete event flyer has been posted under the ‘resources’ section of the track website as well.

Here are some quick facts for the May 11th event:

-Grandstands open at 6pm, with hot laps at 7:00pm, Pits open at 4pm, Draw cut-off at 6:45pm sharp

-General Grandstand Admission just $10 per carload, regardless how many people are in your vehicle

-Upgrade any ticket to the Reserved Section for $5 per person

-All Pit Passes $30

-No outside food/drink coolers are allowed inside, a full selection of economically priced food concessions, including beer, are available

-Click www.LoneStarSpeedway.com to check it out all of the event details, rules, purse breakdown; etc.

Don’t miss out on a great night of racing at 1950’s ticket prices on “Fan Appreciation Night,” coming Saturday, May 11th at the “Fastest 3/8 Mile Dirt Track in Texas,” LoneStar Speedway in Kilgore Texas!