Two great events at two great tracks are on tap for the Corn Belt Clash Series this upcoming weekend. On Friday night, the CBC invades the half-mile at Davenport Speedway in Davenport, Iowa for the ‘Karsyn’s Krusaders 40, paying $3,000-to-win. Representatives from Karysn’s Krusaders, the official non-profit organization of the Corn Belt Clash, will be on hand spreading the good word and raising money. They have several great events planned including a ‘Shake Your Money Maker’ contest. For more information on Karsyn’s Krusaders visit their website at www.KarsynKrusaders.org or visit their page on Facebook.
Also running with the CBC Late Models will be IMCA Late Models, IMCA Modifieds and DRT Street Stocks. All events will be run on the half-mile track. Pits open at 4 p.m. with grandstands opening at 5. General admission will $18, teen and seniors will be $16 with kids 10 and under free with a paid adult. Pit passes are $30. For more information, go to www.DRTtrack.com.
The next night, Saturday April 14th, the CBC heads to the Peoria Speedway as part of the annual ‘Bohlander Tribute’. The travelers of the Corn Belt Series will battle against some of the best regional and local UMP drivers for the $4,000 prize. As an added bonus, through a donation by Richard Robinson, the Kindl LLC Business Solutions ‘Quick Six’ will pay $500 to win, $250 for second, $150 for third and $100 to each of the other three drivers who qualified for the event being top-6 in passing points.
Corn Belt Clash licensed drivers will also be eligible for the ‘CBC Bonus Money’ if they make the starting field of the event, including a CBC-ONLY provisional. The bonus starts with $400 to start, over the non-licensed $300 to start money. Licenses can be purchased at the track when drivers register for the event.
UMP Modifieds, Limited Late Models and Illinois Lightning Sprints will join the travelers of the Corn Belt Clash Series on the bill. Admission is $20, $16 for seniors, kids 8-16 are $5 and children 7 and under are just a dollar. Pit passes are $25. Gates open at 3 pm, grandstands open at 4 pm with hot laps starting at 5 pm. For more information on Peoria Speedway, visit their website at www.PeoriaSpeedway.com.
The rain date for the Bohlander Tribute is Suday, April 15th.
Corn Belt Clash Official Series Sponsors: JE Pistons, R.A.C.E, Comp Cams, Hoosier Racing Tire, Manley Performance, Isky Racing Cams, and Cen-Pe-Co Lubricants
Corn Belt Clash Participating Sponsors: AllStar Performance, QuickCar Racing Products, Wrap’d by Dynamic Decals and Two Buff Dudes Inc.
Corn Belt Clash Contingency Sponsors: Callies Performance Products, CV Products, Intercomp Racing Scales, Tiger Rear Ends, Landrum Performance Springs, Hooker Custom Harness, KindlLLC.com Business Solutions, Pro Power Racing Engines, Grove Automotive, Out-Pace Racing Products, Signs by Design, Countryside Creations, Dirt Late Model Magazine and Karsyn’s Krusaders
Intercomp Racing Scales are the Official Scales of the Corn Belt Clash Late Model Series.
Dirt Late Model Magazine is the Official Publication of the Corn Belt Clash Late Model Series.
Karsyn’s Krusaders is the Official Non-Profit Organization of the Corn Belt Clash Late Model Series.