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<pre> 2000 HOOTERS PROCUP SERIES RACE FACTS WHAT: Lucas Oil 250 USAR Hooters ProCup Series Race ...

<pre> 2000 HOOTERS PROCUP SERIES RACE FACTS

WHAT: Lucas Oil 250 USAR Hooters ProCup Series Race #6 of 20

WHERE: USA International Speedway .700 Mile, Paved

WHEN: Saturday, June 3, 2000 - 8:00 p.m. EDT

DISTANCE: 250 Laps, 175 Miles

TV: Speedvision (Tape-Delayed, Friday, June 9, 8:00 p.m.) Sunshine Network (Tape-Delayed, Monday, June 12, 8:00 p.m.)

RADIO: USA Racing Network (USARN) (Live, 7:45 p.m.) WPCC-AM 1410, Clinton, SC (Flagship Station) WKDY-AM 1400, Spartanburg, SC WMVA-AM 1450, Martinsville, VA

POSTED AWARDS: $113,500

FIELD: 40 cars possible. Fastest 38 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, June 2, 2000 5 -7 p.m. Early Parking & Registration Saturday, May 6, 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) 11:00-1:00 p.m. Hooters ProCup Practice 2:00 p.m. Hooters ProCup Drivers Meeting 2:15-2:30 p.m. CHAPEL SERVICE (USAR Renegade Hauler) 3:00 - 4:00p.m. SARA Practice 4:30 p.m. Hooters ProCup Qualifying Time Trials (2 Laps) 5:30 p.m. SARA Qualifying 6:30 p.m. USAR Hooters ProCup Cars Line-Up 7:00 p.m. Hooters ProCup Drivers Autograph Session 7:30 p.m. Drivers Introduction and Pre-Race Ceremonies 8:00 p.m. Hooters/Mark Brooks Memorial 250 Race Begins (USAR Reserves the Right to Change Schedule)

THE RACE: The track has hosted 12 Hooters ProCup Series events since 1997.

RECORDS:       Driver      Date     Speed       Time
Qualifying:    Bobby Gill  11/27/99 117.114 mph 21.804

FEBRUARY 26, 2000 TOP 10 IN EVENT: February 26, 2000 STATS: 1. Andy Thurman Discount Auto Parts Pole: Stacy Puryear 2. Jon Wood Time of Race: N/A 3. Stacy Puryear Average Speed: 4. Charlie Ford Margin of Victory: N/A 5. Mario Gosselin Caution Flags: 16 for 107 laps 6. David L. Pletcher Lap Leaders: Christian 1-42, 43-60 Thurman, 7. Jay Fogleman 61-90 Christian, 91 Ward, 8. Jeff Agnew 92-127 Thurman, 128-132 Walls, 9. John Kinder 133-239 Plemons, Jr., 240-250 10. Dexter Canipe Thurman.

PAST TWELVE HOOTERS PROCUP SERIES RESULTS AT USA INTNL. -

     Winner          Discount Auto Parts Pole
2000 Andy Thurman    Stacy Puryear
1999 Derrick Kelley  Bobby Gill
1999 Bobby Gill      Mario Gosselin
1999 Mario Gosselin  Mario Gosselin
1999 Bobby Gill      Chad Chaffin
1998 Scott Wimmer    Mario Gosselin
1998 Michael Ritch   Chad Chaffin
1998 Michael Ritch   Sammy Potashnick
1998 Mario Gosselin  Bob Schacht
1997 Gene Morgan     Bob Schacht
1997 Gene Morgan     Gene Morgan
1997 Chad Chaffin    Chad Chaffin

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 Spdw 4. Clayton Rogers, Myrtle Beach Spdw 5. Mardy Lindley, Peach State Spdw 5. Steven Christian, Peach State Spdw

CHAMPIONSHIP STANDINGS: MILLER LITE ROOKIE OF THE YEAR STANDINGS: Driver Pts. Wins Driver Pts. 1. Mardy Lindley 778 2 1. Jon Wood 670 2. Mario Gosselin 773 0 2. David L. Pletcher 660 3. Bobby Gill 701 2 3. Brian Vickers 594 4. Jon Wood 670 0* 4. Stacy Puryear 566 5. David L. Pletcher 660 0* 5. Clayton Rogers 519 6. Charlie Ford 653 0 6. Sean Studer 496 7. Steven Christian 614 0 7. Kevin Barrett 453 8. Andy Thurman 609 1 7. Darryl Hayes 453 9. Brian Vickers* 594 0* 9. Regan Smith 431 10. Jeff Agnew 568 0 10. Kertus Davis 382

* Denotes Rookie

Pre-Entries Received for USA International Speedway Lucas Oil 250 Saturday June 3, 2000

No. Car# Driver Hometown 1 0 Steven Christian Buford, GA 2 1 Don Satterfield Spartanburg, SC 3 4 Jay Fogleman Durham, NC 4 5 Bobby Gill Dalton, GA 5 7 Mike Laughlin, Jr. Simpsonville, SC 6 9 Jonathan Brown Sarasota, FL 7 12 Tim Edwards Mill Spring, NC 8 14 Charlie Ford Charles City, VA 9 15 Bill Plemons, Jr. Locust Grove, GA 10 16 Mario Gosselin Lake Wales, FL 11 21 Derrick Kelley Auburndale, FL 12 27 Johnny Rumley Summerfield, NC 13 30 Mart Nesbitt Asheville, NC 14 32 Trent Owens Davidson, NC 15 34 Mike Herman, Jr. Kannapolis, NC 16 36 Sean Studer Concord, NC 17 37 Don Sprouse Greenville, SC 18 42 Brian Vickers Thomasville, NC 19 44 Jon Kerley Hickory, NC 20 51 David L. Pletcher Pinellas Park, FL 21 52 Jason Bowser Clearwater, FL 22 57 Joe Harrison, Jr. Renick, WV 23 58 Jeremy Bowser Clearwater, FL 24 73 Jeff Agnew Floyd, VA 25 77 Jerry Rector Fountain Inn, SC 26 79 Dave Craddock Palm Beach Gardens, FL 27 84 Shane Huffman Hickory, NC 28 87 Toby Robertson Winston-Salem, NC 29 89 Karen Schulz Statesville, NC 30 116 Jon Wood Stuart, VA 31 00 Kertus Davis Blacksburg, SC 32 01 Mardy Lindley Taylors, SC 33 07 Tim Clayton Inman, SC

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Series Stock car
Drivers Jon Wood , Trent Owens , Scott Wimmer , Chad Chaffin , Brian Vickers , Regan Smith , Kertus Davis , Mario Gosselin , Shane Huffman , Bob Schacht , Tim Edwards , Johnny R , Jeff Agnew
Teams CIP