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Back to Back Champion, Sunshine Dragstrip Gets Set at South Georgia Motorsports Park CECIL, GA. -- The best of the best in NHRA's Southeast Division Summit Racing Series have converged on South Georgia Motorsports Park to compete...

Back to Back Champion, Sunshine Dragstrip Gets Set at South Georgia Motorsports Park

CECIL, GA. -- The best of the best in NHRA's Southeast Division Summit Racing Series have converged on South Georgia Motorsports Park to compete for team and individual honors at the 2007 Summit Racing Series Southwest Division Finals. More then 500 drivers in Super Pro, Pro, Sportsman and Super Pro Bike will continue to compete Saturday and Sunday for team and individual honors.

Winners in each category will advance to compete against winners from NHRA's other six divisions at the NHRA Finals in Pomona, Calif., in November. Each winner will receive $3,500 regardless of there performance at the finals and the winners will pocket an additional $5,000. Tomorrow's action will include the Race of Champions which is a race within a race that pits the top points-earning drivers in each class from participating tracks against each other in head-to-head competition. The Race of Champions competitors are vying for a share of the $4,700 purse.

Gates open at South Georgia Motorsports Park at 8.a.m. on Saturday and 7 a.m. on Sunday. The track is located 12 miles north of Valdosta, Ga. Take I-75 (from north or south) to Exit 32, Old Coffee Road. Take Old Coffee Road east to Highway 41. Go north to the track. For more information call South Georgia Motorsports Park, (229) 896-7000, or visit www.sgmpracing.com.

-credit: sgm

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