Maryland International April 11-13 preview

For immediate release. Bill Pratt (301) 870-9876 (bilden@erols.com) EVENT: Computech/Bill Mitchell Shootout WHERE: Maryland International Raceway, Budds Creek, Md. DATES: Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, April 11, 12, 13 TIME:...

For immediate release. Bill Pratt (301) 870-9876 (bilden@erols.com)

EVENT: Computech/Bill Mitchell Shootout WHERE: Maryland International Raceway, Budds Creek, Md. DATES: Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, April 11, 12, 13 TIME: Friday: Gates open noon; time runs 2 to 6 pm; racing 6 pm Saturday: Gates open noon; time runs noon to 6 pm; racing 6 pm Sun: Gates open 10 am; time runs 10 to 2:30 pm; racing 2:30 pm MARYLAND: Take Washington Beltway exit 7A (Route 5) south 30 miles to Md. Route 234, then left seven miles to MIR. Baltimore fans take Route 301 to Route 5. VIRGINIA: Take Route 17 or 64 to Route 301 North. At 17 and 301 intersection, continue 20 miles North to Md. Route 234, then right seven miles to MIR. COST: Spectators - $10 per person each day; ages eleven and under free with paying adult. Racers call the track office for entry fees and admission. PHONE: 301-449-RACE (free from the Washington Metro area) INFO: This weekend highlights the return of MIR's celebrated Computech/Bill Mitchell Super Pro Shootout series, a nine-race series featuring a guaranteed purse of more than $175,000 plus a $10,100 points program. There will be a $5,000-to-win race Friday and $10,000-to-win races Saturday and Sunday. Heavy Eliminator "Foot Brake" racers will compete for $500 Friday and for $1,000 on Saturday and Sunday. The three-day program will attract hundreds of the country's top Super Pro racers. Super Pro racing features nearly endless engine, body, year, make, and car model combinations. Dragsters, late models, nostalgia cars, roadsters, altereds, and just about anything else on four wheels will compete! Friday night features Super Pro and Heavy Eliminator racing only. Top Dragster and Top Sportsman Quick 8 racers will compete Saturday, and all classes--Super Pro, Heavy Eliminator, Motorcycle, Trophy, and Junior Dragsters--will compete Sunday. There will be no Saturday morning test and tune session this weekend. -- Bill Pratt Bilden Enterprises, Inc. bilden@erols.com

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