RICK TREADWAY RACING NEWS - Treadway To Start From Pole Position The ...
RICK TREADWAY RACING NEWS - Treadway To Start From Pole Position The #5 Mi-Jack, McClure Oil car qualified at 12.4 seconds and will start the NAMARS 500 Lap race tomorrow from the pole position.Over 77 entrants, coming from 8 states and New Zealand, and representing many of the top drivers and teams in short track open wheel racing, qualified today for a place in the 33 car field for the NAMARS 500 Lap Feature event.
Thanks to everyone who has helped us the past few weeks as we've struggled with handling problems on the car. We finally replaced some of the suspension parts which may have solved some of our problems. It felt pretty good out there today and in practice yesterday.
Thanks to all of you for your continued support and for coming out to the track to watch us race. Our 5th place finish last week puts us 5th in points for the season.
We hope you can join us tomorrow night at the Speedrome, and lets hope Mother Nature cooperates with us too!
NAMARS "500" - THURSDAY MAY 24th - Speedrome This 500 lap event will be the first event of its kind at the Speedrome. Thirty three cars will start three wide for this test of endurance.
The Midgets begin with a 5pm warm up session for the 7pm Feature Event. There will be one mandatory pit stop for each team. There is a $32,200 purse with first place taking $10,000!!
Ticket Prices: Adults $25 teens $12 Children 12 and under are always free.
Night Before the 500 Race - May 26th - Indianapolis Raceway Park
The annual National USAC Midget race at Indianapolis Raceway Park will also feature the FF2000 series.
Thursday Night Lightning 2001 - Speedrome
Every Thursday night at the Speedrome. Practice begins at 4pm, qualifying at 6pm, and racing at 7pm. Admission is $10. If the Speedrome has a sell out crowd, they will give away a $5000 that night!
The Speedrome is located on the East side of Indianapolis on Kitley Avenue. From Washington St. and 465 head a half-mile West to Kitley. There is a large Uhaul sign and a Ralph's Muffler shop on the south side. Turn South on Kitley, over the railroad tracks and the track is on your right. 802 S. Kitley Avenue- 317-353-8206.
Racing Rick Treadway