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ASCS Southwest at USA Race Park on Saturday! TULSA, Okla. (April 28, 2008) -- The American Sprint Car Series Southwest Region kicks off a busy month of May action with Saturday night's event atop the Tucson's semi-banked, ...

ASCS Southwest at USA Race Park on Saturday!

TULSA, Okla. (April 28, 2008) -- The American Sprint Car Series Southwest Region kicks off a busy month of May action with Saturday night's event atop the Tucson's semi-banked, 3/8-mile United Sports Arizona Race Park clay oval.

Saturday's second round of the inaugural season of ASCS Southwest Region marks the first of four series events in May.

The ASCS Southwest Region is also set to tackle USA Race Park on May 10 and May 24 before invading Show Low's Thunder Speedway for the first time on May 25.

The ASCS Southwest Region kicked off its initial campaign on March 22 with El Paso's Don Grable besting a competitive field of 18 entries.

Piloting the Casey Minks No. 29 entry, Grable was chased to the line in the opener by Ronnie Clark, Steve Martin, Mike Rux, Jr., and Hawaii's Dennis Krob.

Saturday's inaugural American Sprint Car Series Southwest Region event at Tucson's USA Race Park is slated to go green at 6:45 p.m.

United Sports Arizona Race Park is located east of Tucson off I-10 Exit 268, then 1.6 mile south on Craycroft Road, which turns into Los Reales. For more information, contact the track at 520-574-8515.

The ASCS Southwest Region is set for 20 nights of winged Sprint Car racing throughout Arizona in 2008. In addition to events at Tucson's USA Race Park, the series will also be in action at Show Low's Thunder Speedway and Manzanita Speedway in Phoenix.

The nation's most prominent Sprint Car sanctioning body with 14 different Regions throughout the United States in addition to the O'Reilly American Sprint Cars on Tour National series, the American Sprint Car Series' (ASCS) 17th year of activity will include approximately 250 nights of racing at more than 100 different race tracks throughout 28 different states and Canada.

-credit: www.ascsracing.com.

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Series Sprint
Drivers Steve Martin , Ronnie Clark , Don Grable