Over 150 race teams attended the Shellhammer Dirt Track rules meeting on Sunday Jan 8th.
Brenda Cordier made quite a few announcements that attracted quite a bit of attention,1st being ,NO increases in pit pass or grandstand admissions.$10 will get you into the grandstand area and $20 will again be the pit pass fee.
Parking will be allowed behind the South Pit for Pit Pass customers ONLY.You will pay for your pit pass as you enter this area.Additional fan parking has been opened on the island to the right side of the road across from the main gate.
There will be a Levan Machine & Equipment lap counter being set in place for 2023.
New clay is being placed on the speedway with added lighting and new speakers being installed.
Season opener is the Low Down Entertainment Wingless Weds Night on March 29th.Super Saturday opener is slated for April 8th.
Starting line will be the bright orange marked pole heading into turn 3.
In an effort to keep the show moving,you will be told where to restart 2 times,if you are farher back than where you are suppose to be,that is where you will start,if you are ahead of your starting spot,it's to the rear.
The previous week's winners can start no farther front than 6th for the next week's A Main.
Richie Hartman's Super Slam VI will be held on June 4th.
The annual Golden Hammer will be presented on Weds July 5th.
No racing August 16,19 and 23rd. Point season ends on Sept 27th.
Stage 1 Mod Tour Finale Sept 30th with AMA Flat Track Motorcycles featured April 1st and October 7th & 8th.
Concession stand will be serving pizza every week with specialty items occasionally during the season.$10 Lucky Wristband Concession Stand Vouchers and the Fan of the Week free pass for a future event will again be awarded every Weds. night.Also a random draw will reward a free pit pass for the next event to a driver.
All classes running Wingless Weds will have their practice day on Sat. March 25th and Super Saturday classes Sunday March 26th.
A 20 car class entry payout will total $2165 with $500 to win and $50 to take the green.
Schedule,season pass info,pit parking info and other items can be seen on Facebook at Shellhammer Dirt Track or www.shellhammerdirttrack.com.