Englishtown: Round 11 pre-event notes, schedule

WHAT: 36th annual K&N Filters SuperNationals presented by Advance Auto Parts, the 11th of 23 events in the $50 million NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series. Professional competitors in four categories earn points leading to 2005 NHRA ...

WHAT: 36th annual K&N Filters SuperNationals presented by Advance Auto Parts, the 11th of 23 events in the $50 million NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series. Professional competitors in four categories earn points leading to 2005 NHRA POWERade Series world championships. Sportsman competitors in seven categories earn points leading to 2005 NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series world championships.

WHERE: Old Bridge Township Raceway Park, Englishtown, N.J. From the North, take N.J. Turnpike South to Exit 9, follow the signs to Rt. 18 South. Go six miles to the Englishtown exit. Take Rt. 527 South five miles. Make a left onto Pension Rd. Go ¼ mile, track entrance on left.

WHEN: Thursday through Sunday, June 16-19.

PURSE: Cash and contingency awards of more than $2 million.

SCHEDULE:

THURSDAY, June 16
Sportsman qualifying and time trials, 10:15 a.m. to 6 p.m.

FRIDAY, June 17
Sportsman qualifying and eliminations, 10:15 a.m. to 10 p.m.

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFYING SESSIONS at 4 and 6:30 p.m.

SATURDAY, June 18
Qualifying and sportsman time trials, 10:15 a.m. to 10 p.m.

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFYING SESSIONS at 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

SUNDAY, June 19
Pre-race ceremonies, 10 a.m.

FINAL ELIMINATIONS begin at 11 a.m.

TELEVISION:

Saturday, June 18, ESPN2 will televise two hours of qualifying highlights at 8 p.m. (ET).

Sunday, June 19, ESPN will televise three hours of eliminations at 4 p.m. (ET).

TICKETS: For tickets, call (732) 446-7800. Tickets also available at Ticketmaster, nhra.com, and racewaypark.com.

GENERAL ADMISSION (includes pit pass) -- Thursday: Adult, $10; Junior (6-12 years), free. Friday: Adult, $32; Junior (6-12 years), $10. Saturday: Adult, $42; Junior (6-12 years), $10. Sunday: Adult, $45; Junior (6-12 years) $10; Child (5 years and under), free in general admission and pit access areas each day.

RESERVED SEATS (includes pit pass) -- Friday: Adult, $39; Junior (6-12 years), $18; Child (5 years and under), $8. Saturday: Adult, $52; Junior (6-12 years), $20; Child (5 years and under), $10. Sunday: Adult, $60; Junior (6-12 years), $25; Child (5 years and under), $15.

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