Round 2 of the Alive for 5 Super Late Model Series this Saturday at Dells Raceway Park
Thursday, May 31, 2018
Wisconsin Dells, WI - Super Late Models return this Saturday night to Dells Raceway Park for Round 2 of the "Alive for 5" Super Late Model Series. We are already up to 24 of the top Super Late Model drivers in the Midwest. The field ranges from crafty veterans to first year rookies. They will contest in the Dick Trickle 99. The winner of the 99 Lap race is going to get a cool $3,500. On top of that a driver has a chance to win a $2,000 bonus from Assembly Products for the Ultimate Challenge. Fast qualifier will have first chance to take the challenge. If they accept they will start dead last in the field. If they finish in the Top 3 they will get the bonus. If the fast qualifier declines the challenge the rest of the top 5 in qualifying will have the opportunity to take the challenge. We will also have the Sportsman, Outlaw Bandits, and Bandits racing with us this Saturday night!
There are many past winners of big races that have pre-entered. NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver, Johnny Sauter, has filed an entry. Johnny is a diehard short track racer and is a contender every time he shows up. Andrew Morrissey of Deforest, WI has won many of the crown jewels at DRP and is looking to take home the check. Dalton Zehr is no stranger to winning and has done that at DRP. He is a multi-time TUNDRA Series Champion and finished runner up in this year's ICEBREAKER 100! Casey Johnson has a win in the 2016 Falloween and has won weekly races here at DRP. Skylar Holzhausen has been one of the most consistent drivers in the past few races and looks to break through with the big win. Austin Nason was very fast at the ICEBREAKER but had misfortunes. He is fresh off winning the $10,000 race at MIS and sits 2nd in the Midwest Tour points. Dennis Prunty knows his way to victory lane at DRP and has already been winning all over Wisconsin.
There are 3 new Rookies moving up into the Super Late Models this year. Jake Zellmer has the experience at DRP and was impressive in his rookie debut during the ICEBREAKER. Abe bires is also another local rookie that just made the jump to Super Late Models and hopes to make waves. Gabe Sommers has moved up the ranks in the Central Wisconsin area and is also looking to turn heads and make a strong run in the Dick Trickle 99.
The "Alive for 5" is the return of Super Late Models to Dells Raceway Park. The first round was the ICEBREAKER 100 where the fans seen NASCAR development driver Ty Majeski set fast time and take the win. Round 3 will take place July 14th as the Dairyland 100 and round 4 on August 4th The Badger State 125. The final event will book end the season October 20th during the 4th Annual Falloween 150. The top 10 in "Alive for 5" Super Late Model points will get their share of a $10,000-point fund that will be handed out at our year end banquet.
Spectator gates open at 4:00pm, Qualifying at 5:30pm and Racing starts at 7:00pm. Adult Admission $15, Students & Seniors $13, and Kids 9 & Under FREE. PLUS all residents of Lyndon Station get 50% off admission this Saturday for our Hometown Promotion!
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