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WHAT: Naturally Fresh Dressings 250

USAR Hooters ProCup Series Race #20 of 30 (Southern Division Race #12)

WHERE: Hickory Motor Speedway -.363-Mile, semi-banked paved oval

WHEN: Saturday, August 4, 2001 - 8:00 p.m. EDT

DISTANCE: 250 Laps, 94 Miles

TV: Speedvision (Tape-Delayed, Thursday, August 9, 9:00 p.m.)

Speedvision (Tape-Delayed, Friday, August 10, 1:00 a.m. & 12 noon)

Sunshine Network (Tape-Delayed, Monday, August 13, 8:00 p.m.)

Sunshine Network (Tape-Delayed, Tuesday, August 14, 2:00 p.m.)

ComCast Sports Net (TBA)

ComCast Sports Southeast (Tape-Delayed, Saturday, August 11, 8:00 p.m.)

ComCast Sports Philadelphia (Tape-Delayed, Saturday, August 11, 4:00 p.m.)

Empire Sports (Tape-Delayed, Tuesday, August 14, 7:30 p.m.)

Fox Sports South (TBA)

RADIO: USA Racing Network (USARN) (Live, 7:45 p.m.)

WCCA-FM 106.3, Shallotte, NC


FIELD: 32 cars possible. Fastest 28 cars through time trials. Four provisional starting positions based on top 30 drivers' position in the final 2000 points standings. One provisional each may be added to the field for a former Hooters ProCup Series champion, or a former USAR Hooters ProCup Series Rookie of the Year who competed in 2000. (Starting Line-Up Format Could Change If Qualifying Races Are Needed.)

SCHEDULE: Friday, August 3, 2001 (USAR Reserves the Right to Change Schedule) 5:00-7:00 p.m. Early Parking & Registration

Saturday, August 4, 2001 9:00 a.m. Pit Gate Opens 9:30 a.m. Safety Tech Opens 10:00 a.m. Crew Chief Meeting (USAR Command Center) 10:15 a.m. Rookie Drivers Meeting (USAR Command Center) 12:00 p.m. Hooters ProCup Practice Begins 3:00 p.m. Hooters ProCup Practice Ends 3:30 p.m. Hooters ProCup Drivers Meeting 3:45 p.m. CHAPEL SERVICE (USAR Command Center) 4:30 p.m. Front Gates Open 5:30 p.m. Hooters ProCup Qualifying Time Trials (2 Laps) 6:15 p.m. Photographers Meeting (ASAP After Qualifying at Command Center) 7:00 p.m. Hooters ProCup Drivers Autograph Session 7:40 p.m. Drivers Introduction and Pre-Race Ceremonies 8:00 p.m. Naturally Fresh Dressings 250 Race Begins

THE RACE: The track has hosted 4 Hooters ProCup Series events since 1999.

RECORDS:    Driver        Date        Speed        Time
Qualifying: Hal Goodson    10/14/2000 85.522 mph   15.275 sec.

MAY 26, 2001 TOP 10 IN EVENT: MAY 26, 2001 STATS: 1. Bobby Gill Pole Winner: Hal Goodson 2. Hal Goodson Time of Race: 1:38:46 3. Mart Nesbitt Margin of Victory: .73 sec. 4. Lee Tissot Caution Flags: 10 for 62 laps 5. Brian Vickers Lap Leaders: 1-92 Hal Goodson, 93-115 6. Stacy Puryear Bobby Gill, 116-205 Lee Tissot, 7. Jay Fogleman 206 Hal Goodson, 207-208 Lee Tissot, 8. Derrick Kelley 209-221 Hal Goodson, 222-250 Bobby Gill 9. Mario Gosselin 10. Steve Christian


            Race Winners                        Pole Winners
1999        Derrick Kelley                      Mario Gosselin
2000        Bobby Gill                          Clay Rodgers
2000        Lee Tissot                          Hal Goodson
2001        Bobby Gill                          Hal Goodson


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Series Stock car
Drivers Clay Rogers , Brian Vickers , Mario Gosselin