IPSC: Unity Fact Sheet for June 24th

2000 International Pro Stock Challenge (IPSC) Fact Sheet WHAT: Event 5 of 11 WHERE: Unity Raceway, Unity, Maine (1/3-mile asphalt oval) WHEN: Saturday, June 24, 2000 DISTANCE: ...

2000 International Pro Stock Challenge (IPSC) Fact Sheet WHAT: Event 5 of 11 WHERE: Unity Raceway, Unity, Maine (1/3-mile asphalt oval) WHEN: Saturday, June 24, 2000 DISTANCE: 150 laps total POSTED AWARDS: $28,000 (USD) guaranteed purse and bonus awards, to-date ($5,000 to win)

FIELD: 24 cars. Starting positions 1-10 will be determined by time trials. Positions 11-20 by heat race results. Positions 21, 22, and 23 have been established as series provisionals with the first four drivers from the current 2000 IPSC point standings who have not already qualified being assigned these spots. Position 24 has been assigned the top driver in current 2000 NEPSA point standings who has not already qualified. Additional spots may be assigned as Promoter’s Options, at their discretion.

RACE DAY SCHEDULE (Subject to change)

Noon - Registration and Inspection Open 1 p.m. - Practice begins & Grandstand gates open 5:30 p.m. - Snap-on Tools Time Trials 6:30 p.m. - Motor Mart Heat Races Support Class race/s Motor Mart Dash for Cash Support class race/s Driver Introduction Ceremony Presented By Snap-on Tools IPSC 150 THE RACE: This is the first stop for the IPSC at Unity Raceway. This event is the third combination event with the NEPSA series. Look for a number of Unity Raceway pro stock regulars to join the field - expected number of entries 24-28 - including IPSC members Andy Shaw, Ben Rowe, Ralph Nason, San Sessions, Gary Smith, Mike MacKenzie, Larry Gelinas, Tom Mayberry, Mike Riley, Kenny Wright, John Flemming, Kirk Thibeau, Steve Henderson, Adam Friend and Dave Gorveatt.

TRACK RECORD: 14.848 seconds. Set by Ralph Nason of Unity, Maine in May, 1999.

2000 IPSC SCHEDULE: 11 events. May 6 at Scotia Speedworld, Halifax, Nova Scotia (Scott Fraser); May 21 at Speedway 95 in Bangor, Maine (Larry Gelinas); June 4 at Autodrome Montmagny in Montmagny, Quebec (Ralph Nason); June 17 at Scotia Speedworld (Dave Gorveatt); June 24 at Unity Raceway in Unity, Maine; July 16 at White Mountain Motorsports Park in N. Woodstock, New Hampshire; July 22 at Scotia Speedworld; July 29 at Autodrome Montmagny; Aug. 18/19 at Scotia Speedworld (250 laps - $10,000 U.S. to win); Sept. 3 at White Mountain Motorsports Park; Sept. 9 at Scotia Speedworld.

SERIES SPONSORS: Major Associate - Copenhagen Inc./Ultramar Corner Stores; Motor Mart; Snap-on Tools Atlantic. Associate - Aluminum Racing Products (ARP); Argo Manufacturing; Bassett Racing Wheels; Casco Bay Yacht Exchange; Downeast Communications; Linco Fisheries; Longacre Racing Products; McCreary Racing Tires; Northern Tire Services; QBR Race Products; Racer's Alliance; SK Racing/ Parts For Trucks; Sunoco Race Fuels; Yankee Trophies.

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Series Stock car
Drivers Gary Smith , Mike MacKenzie