Salem, Indiana (November 26, 2014): Champion Racing Association Powered by JEGS has officially released the 2015 Schedule for the ARCA/CRA Super Series Powered by JEGS. The ARCA/CRA Super Series Powered by JEGS 2015 season will consist of 15 total races, with 14 of those being point events. 2015 will be the 19th season of competition for the Template Super Late Model touring series that first raced in 1997.
“We are really excited about the 2015 schedule with the ARCA/CRA Super Series,” remarked R.J. Scott, Managing Partner of CRA. “Our 19th season will provide our drivers with a great variety of challenging races on some of the best race tracks in the nation, with some of the most prestigious late model events in the country!”
The 2015 racing season kicks off with the traditional non-points opener for both the ARCA/CRA Super Series Powered by JEGS and the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour with SpeedFest 2015 at Watermelon Capital Speedway in Cordele, Georgia on Saturday-Sunday, January 24-25th. The ARCA/CRA Super Series race will be a 200 lap event, counting yellow flag laps up to lap 175, with a halfway break at lap 100 for teams to make adjustments and change tires. This event has traditionally attracted the best Super Late Model drivers from both the North and the South in this early season battle.
The ARCA/CRA Super Series will then kick off its 2015 point season on Saturday, April 11th at Toledo Speedway, located in Toledo, Ohio in a Co-sanctioned event with the ARCA Midwest Tour. From there the series will travel to Anderson Speedway, located in Anderson, Indiana, on Saturday, April 26th, the first of two events on the fast quarter mile oval.
The series will then head to Berlin Raceway in Marne, Michigan on Saturday, May 16th, the first of two events at the challenging ½ mile oval. From there the series has a TBA event scheduled for Monday, May 25th of Memorial Day Weekend, the event would be another Co-sanctioned event with the ARCA Midwest Tour.
The series will then return to Berlin Raceway on Tuesday, June 16th for the Battle at Berlin 251 with its $100,000 purse and bonus payoff. The series will then head to Columbus Motor Speedway, located in Columbus, Ohio on Saturday, June 27th for the first of two series events there in 2015.
On Saturday, July 18th, the series returns to Anderson Speedway for the traditional Redbud 300 battle on the fast quarter mile, the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour will also be in action that weekend at Anderson, making it one of the top late model events in the country.
The series will then be part of an ARCA Doubleheader event on Friday, July 24th at the famed Lucas Oil Raceway, located just outside of Indianapolis, Indiana. The ARCA Racing Series Presented by Menards will also be in action in that event. That event will be the first of two series events at Lucas Oil Raceway.
The series will then head to Kalamazoo Speedway located just outside of Kalamazoo, Michigan to be part of the famous Kalamazoo Klash event on Wednesday, August 12th. The series stays in Michigan that week for an event at Flat Rock Speedway in Flat Rock on Saturday, August 16th.
On Sunday, August 23rd the series will return to Columbus Motor Speedway for a second time for the Bud St. Amant Memorial 275, additional details and information on this exciting event will be announced at a later date.
The series will then make its first of two visits to the famous High Banks of Winchester Speedway located in Winchester, Indiana for the traditional World Stock Car Festival over Labor Day Weekend. The series has a TBA event scheduled for Sunday, September 13th.
The series will then join all of their CRA counterparts for Fall Brawl 2015 at Lucas Oil Raceway on Saturday-Sunday, September 26-27th. The ARCA/CRA Super Series will crown their 2015 Tour Champion with the 44th Running of the Winchester 400 on Sunday, October 11th, in its second visit of the season to Winchester Speedway.
For more information about all four touring series’ within Champion Racing Association Powered by JEGS, please go to the series website at: www.cra-racing.com. You can also follow CRA on Facebook at: www.facebook.com and search for “Champion Racing Association” as well as Twitter at: www.twitter.com/CRAracing.
|Sat./Sun., January 24-25||Watermelon Capital Speedway||200|
|Saturday, April 11||Toledo Speedway||100|
|Saturday, April 25||Anderson Speedway||125|
|Saturday, May 16||Berlin Raceway||125|
|Monday, May 25||To Be Announced||150|
|Tuesday, June 16||Berlin Raceway||251|
|Saturday, June 27||Columbus Motor Speedway||125|
|Saturday, July 18||Anderson Speedway||300|
|Friday, July 24||Lucas Oil Raceway||100|
|Wednesday, August 12||Kalamazoo Speedway||100|
|Saturday, August 15||Flat Rock Speedway||125|
|Sunday, August 23||Columbus Motor Speedway||275|
|Sun./Mon., September 6-7||Winchester Speedway||100|
|Sunday, September 13||To Be Announced||125|
|Sat./Sun., September 26-27||Lucas Oil Raceway||100|
|Sat./Sun., October 10-11||Winchester Speedway||400|
-ARCA/CRA Super Series Press Release. Photo Credit: Speed51.com