2000 International Pro Stock Challenge (IPSC) Fact Sheet WHAT: The Daily News 150/ Event 1 of 11 WHERE: Scotia Speedworld, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 3/10-mile asphalt oval WHEN: Saturday, May 6, 2000 DISTANCE: 150 laps total POSTED AWARDS: ...
2000 International Pro Stock Challenge (IPSC) Fact Sheet
WHAT: The Daily News 150/ Event 1 of 11
WHERE: Scotia Speedworld, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 3/10-mile asphalt oval
WHEN: Saturday, May 6, 2000
DISTANCE: 150 laps total
POSTED AWARDS: $32,058 (USD) guaranteed purse and bonus awards, to-date
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 three drivers from the final 1999 IPSC point standings who have not already qualified being assigned these spots. Position 24 has been assigned the top driver in final 1999 NEPSA point standings who has not already qualified. Additional spots may be assigned as Promoterâ€™s Options, at their discretion.
<pre> SCHEDULE (Subject to change): 8 am Registration and Inspection Open 9:00 am Practice 1:30 pm Snap-on Tools Time Trials 3:00 pm Motor Mart Heat Races Scotia Speedworld Weekly Racing Series Feature Race #1 Motor Mart Dash for Cash Scotia Speedworld Weekly Racing Series Feature #2 IPSC Consi (if necessary) Scotia Speedworld Weekly Racing Series Feature #3 Driver Introduction Ceremony Presented By Snap-on Tools The Daily News 150
</pre> THE RACE: The Daily News 150 is the 2000 IPSC season opening race and the first ever race of the IPSC/NEPSA alliance. The Northeast Pro Stock Association (NEPSA) is a touring series based in New England. There are six IPSC/NEPSA combination shows on the 2000 schedules. The Daily News 150 will see defending series champion Scott Fraser (also the winningest driver in Scotia Speedworld history) compete against the best racers in New England and Eastern Canada. There are a total 12 touring series championships among the drivers entered for The Daily News 150.
POINTS LEADERS: N/A - first of 11 races. 2000 IPSC Schedule: May 6 at Scotia Speedworld; May 21 at Speedway 95 in Bangor, Maine; June 4 at Autodrome Montmagny in Montmagny, Quebec; June 17 at Scotia Speedworld; 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.
TRACK RECORD: 14.020 seconds. Set by Ben Rowe of Turner, Maine on July 24, 1999.
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