USAC Champion Tracy Hines among the 55 entries for Oval Nationals! (LAKE PERRIS, CA - OCTOBER 17, 2002) With two weeks still to go before the Temecula Valley Pipe and Supply $100,000.00 - 100-Lap Budweiser Oval Nationals at Perris Auto Speedway,...
USAC Champion Tracy Hines among the 55 entries for Oval Nationals!
(LAKE PERRIS, CA - OCTOBER 17, 2002) With two weeks still to go before the Temecula Valley Pipe and Supply $100,000.00 - 100-Lap Budweiser Oval Nationals at Perris Auto Speedway, 55 cars have entered the prestigious three day event.
This weeks entries included recently crowned USAC National Sprint Car Champion Tracy Hines (Hines will be driving the famous Tamale Wagon at the Oval Nationals) of Greenfield, Indiana, former Oval Nationals Champions "Super Rickie" Gaunt (1999) & Tony Jones (2000), top SCRA star Damion Gardner, former CRA Rookie of the Year Charles Davis Jr., many times Southern California Stock Car Champ Rick Becker, multi-time Baja Off-Road winner Bobby Ferro, Arizona star "Bullet Bob Ream, 2001 Western World Champion Jeremy Sherman, 1999 Bandit Sprint Car Champion Jarrett Chaney, multi-time PAS 360 winner Richard Harvey Jr., Golden State Series star Peter Murphy, Washington's Jason Solwold, Northern California Wing racer Mike Faria and 3-Time Tony Hulman Classic winner (Terre Haute, Indiana) Cary Faas.
Other drivers who have already entered include defending Oval Nationals Champion Bud Kaeding, 2001 National Non Wing Sprint Car Rookie of the Year Ed Carpenter Jr., ex-USAC National Champion Tony Elliott, former USAC Western State Midget Champion Jay Drake, 2001 SCRA Champion Cory Kruseman, 4-time SCRA Champion Richard "The Gasman" Griffin, 24-time Northern California Champion Brent Kaeding, 2001 USAC Champ. J.J. Yeley, 1997 Oval Nationals Champion Rip Williams, 1993 CRA Champion Mike Kirby, 1997 SCRA Rookie of the Year Troy Rutherford, 1998 Oval Nationals Champion Rodney Argo, World of Outlaws main event winner Jason Statler, 2000 National Non Wing Rookie of the Year Lance Gremett, 2000 Civil War Champion Andy Forsberg, former Chico Champion Jason York, 2001 Non Wing World Championship Rookie of the Year Mike Spencer, past Bandit Champion Danny Sheridan, current National Dwarf Champion Seth Wilson, 1990 CRA Rookie of the Year Dennis Rodriguez Jr., past USAC TQ Champion Josh Wise, Steve Ostling, Illinois Levi Jones, Mike English, John Scott, Brian Venard, Bobby Graham, Adam Mitchell, Josh Ford, Danny Faria, Tom Downing, Verne Sweeney, Casey Shuman, Ronnie Clark, Bobby Cody and Jack DeArmond Jr., Dan Tedrick, Nick Lima, Keith Williamson and Alan Ballard.
Watch these spaces and check The PAS website (www.perrisautospeedway.com) for more entries and information within the next few days.
Money saving $45.00 three days passes (a 25% savings over buying single night tickets) for the Oval Nationals are on sale now and can be purchased by calling (909) 940-0134, 1-800-595-4TIX or by visiting The PAS website (www.perrisautospeedway.com) and clicking on the Online Tickets logo. Three-day passes will also be available at the track on October 31st for $55.00.
Single night tickets for the Oval Nationals finals, on Saturday, November 2nd, are on sale now. The cost is $30.00. You can order them by calling the numbers above or by visiting The PAS website.