Portland Speedway July 18th fact sheet

WHAT: "Les Schwab Summer Sizzler" featuring the hy-per-lube Northern Sprint Car Tour WHEN: Wednesday, July 18, 2001. Gates open at 5pm, with Time Trials, Heat Races, Tophy Dashes, and Main events to ...

WHAT: "Les Schwab Summer Sizzler" featuring the hy-per-lube Northern Sprint Car Tour

WHEN: Wednesday, July 18, 2001. Gates open at 5pm, with Time Trials, Heat Races, Tophy Dashes, and Main events to follow.

WHERE: Portland Speedway, 9727 N. MLK Jr. Blvd, Portland 97217 (Just East of the Portland Meadows horse track)

PROMOTER: Western Speedways, Inc. President-Craig Armstrong 503-285-2883 Brownfield Promotions Inc. President-Fred Brownfield 360-568-2529

EVENT HOTLINE: 503-285-9511

ADMISSION: $19 for Adults, $15 for Seniors over 62 and Military with ID, $9 for Juniors 11-17, all children under 10 with paid adult are FREE. A Family Package for two Adults and two Juniors is $48. VIP Reserved seats are $40. Ticket Information: Call 503-285-2883 Advance tickets available at all Ticketmaster locations or online at www.portlandspeedway.com.

DIVISIONS: hy-per-lube Northern Sprint Tour Winged 360 Sprint Cars

NOTES OF INTERESTS:

- This is a special Wednesday evening show as part of the Northwest Speedweeks. Northwest Speedweeks contests the best Winged 360 Sprint Car drivers from all over the Western United States competing in four straight days of racing at Northwest area race tracks. The week concludes with the Evergreen Sprint Challenge July 20-21 at Grays Harbor Raceway Park in Elma, Wash.

- The Northern Sprint Tour features the most successfull female racecar driver in the United States. Shawna Wilskey is the three-time and defending hy-per-lube Northern Sprint Tour Champion.

- Three Northern Sprint Tour events have been staged on the Portland Speedway clay since the track was converted to clay in July of 2000. Dan Menne of Fort Jones, Calif. won the inaugural event in August of 2000. Jayme Barnes of Everett, Wash. won back in May of this year, and Shawna Wilskey of Lake Stevens, Wash. won the NST portion of the 18th Annual Open Wheel Spectacular in June.

- The Greatest Show on Dirt, The Pennzoil World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Friday and Saturday, August 24 & 25. Tickets are available by calling 1-800-825-4832.

-PS-

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Series Sprint
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