USAR: South Boston fact sheet

<pre> WHAT: STATE FAIR BRAND MINI CORN DOGS 250 USAR Hooters ProCup Series Race ...

<pre> WHAT: STATE FAIR BRAND MINI CORN DOGS 250 USAR Hooters ProCup Series Race #12 of 20

WHERE: South Boston Speedway; .400-Mile, Paved

WHEN: Saturday, August 19, 2000 - 7:30 p.m. EDT

DISTANCE: 250 Laps, 100 Miles

TV: Speedvision (Tape-Delayed, Friday, August 25, 8:00 p.m.& Midnight)

Home Team Sports (Tape-Delayed, , Monday, August , 7:00 p.m.) Sunshine Network (Tape-Delayed, Monday, August 28, 8:00 p.m.)

RADIO: USA Racing Network (USARN) (Live, 7:15, p.m., EDT) WPCC-AM 1410, Clinton, SC (Flagship Station) WKDY-AM 1400, Spartanburg, SC WMVA-AM 1450, Martinsville, VA

POSTED AWARDS: $105,500

FIELD: 32 cars possible. Fastest 30 cars through time trials. Two provisional starting positions based on top 30 drivers’ position in the current 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 1999. (Starting Line- Up Format Could Change If Qualifying Races Are Needed.)

SCHEDULE: Friday, August 18, 2000 5 -7 p.m. Early Parking & Registration Saturday, August 19, 2000 8:00 a.m. Pit Gate Opens & Park Haulers 9:00 a.m. Crew Chief Meeting (USAR Renegade Hauler) 9:15 a.m. Rookie Drivers Meeting (USAR Renegade Hauler) 11-1:00 p.m. Hooters ProCup Practice 1:30 p.m. Hooters ProCup Drivers Meeting 1:45 p.m. CHAPEL SERVICE (USAR Renegade Hauler) 3 - 4:00 p.m. Local Practice 4:30 p.m. Hooters ProCup Qualifying Time Trials (2 Laps) 5:30 p.m. Local Qualifying 6:30 p.m. Hooters ProCup Series Autograph Session 7:10 p.m. Drivers Introduction and Pre-Race Ceremonies 7:30 p.m. State Fair Brand Mini Corn Dogs 250 (USAR Reserves the Right to Change Schedule) THE RACE: The track has hosted two Hooters ProCup Series events.

RECORDS: Driver Date Speed Time Qualifying: Michael Ritch 8/21/99 90.028 mph 15.995

1999 TOP 10 IN EVENT: 1999 STATS: 1) Jay Fogleman Discount Auto Parts Pole: Michael Ritch 2) Michael Ritch Time of Race: 1:54:27 3) Steven Christian Average Speed: N/A 4) Mike Laughlin, Jr. Margin of Victory: .16 seconds 5) Bill Plemons, Jr. Caution Flags: 9 for 72 laps 6) Bobby Gill Lap Leaders: 1-100 Michael Ritch; 101-117 7) Jeff Agnew Mart Nesbitt; 118-153 Bobby Gill; 8) Scott Wimmer 154-206 Derrick Kelley; 207-218 Mario 9) Derrick Kelley Gosselin; 219-255 Jay Fogleman; 256 10) Mardy Lindley Mike Laughlin, Jr.; 257 Jay Fogleman.

PAST RESULTS OF THIS EVENT Winner Discount Auto Parts Pole 1999 Jay Fogleman Michael Ritch 1997 Mario Gosselin Brad May

PARTICIPATING CONTINGENCY/BONUS AWARDS SPONSORS: Discount Auto Parts, Lucas Oil Products, State Fair Brand Corn Dogs, Miller Lite Beer, W.J. Plemons Investments, Incentive Risk Management, BRC Performance, CV Products, Ford Motorsports SVO, Earl’s Performance Plumbing, Eibach Springs, Griffin Thermal Products, Hawk Saw Blades, Holley Ignitions, Isky Race Cams, Landrum Springs, Manley Performance Products, MSD Ignitions, Quarter Master Industries, Racing Electronics, Rev Inc., Tri-Star Racewear

HPCS Race Winners in 2000: HPCS DAP Pole Winners in 2000:

1) Andy Thurman, USA International 1. Stacy Puryear, USA International

2)  Bobby Gill, Florida Speedpark  2. Mario Gosselin, Florida Speedpark
3)  Bobby Gill, Ace Speedway   3. Jon Wood, Ace Speedway
4)  Mardy Lindley, Myrtle Beach Speedway 4. Clay Rogers, Myrtle Beach Speedway
5)   Mardy Lindley, Peach State Speedway 5. Steven Christian, Peach State
6)  Brian Vickers, USA International  6. Mario Gosselin, USA International
7)  Bobby Gill, Montgomery Motor Speedway 7. Mario Gosselin, Montgomery
8)  Bobby Gill, Lonesome Pine Raceway 8. Bill Plemons, Jr., Lonesome Pine
9)  Bobby Gill, Hickory Motor Speedway 9. Clay Rogers, Hickory Motor Speedway
10)  Bobby Gill, New River Valley Speedway 10. Jon Wood, New River Valley Speedway
11)  Brian Vickers, Peach State Speedway 11. Chad Chaffin, Peach State Speedway

CHAMPIONSHIP STANDINGS: MILLER LITE ROOKIE OF THE YEAR STANDINGS: Driver Pts. Wins Driver Pts. Bobby Gill 1,701 6 1. Brian Vickers 1,513 Mario Gosselin 1,635 0 2. Jon Wood 1,486 Steven Christian 1,534 0 3. Clay Rogers 1,457 Brian Vickers* 1,513 2 4. David Pletcher 1,336 Jon Wood* 1,486 0 5. Stacy Puryear 1,114 Mardy Lindley 1,465 2 6. Sean Studer 1.021 Clay Rogers* 1,457 0 7. Regan Smith 1,020 Jeff Agnew 1,416 0 8. Kertus Davis 856 Andy Thurman 1,366 1 9. Shane Huffman 785 Charlie Ford 1,343 0 10. Darryl Hayes 752

* Denotes Rookie

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Series Stock car
Drivers Clay Rogers , Jon Wood , Scott Wimmer , Chad Chaffin , Brian Vickers , Regan Smith , Kertus Davis , Mario Gosselin , Shane Huffman , Jeff Agnew
Teams CIP