Flat Rock, MI — A total of 30 entries have been received for Saturday’s Moran Chevrolet-Stan Yee Memorial 150 at Flat Rock Speedway. The event is race number 5 of 6 for the Royal Truck and Trailer Late Model Gold Cup Series.
Current Gold Cup Series point leader Jeff Ganus and Wayland, MI driver Terry Senneker lead the recent list of drivers that have filed entries. Ganus has 2 wins in 4 of the Gold Cup Series events and battled Senneker at Flat Rock for the win in the Diamond Racing Products Joy Fair Memorial 100 in June. Terry’s win was his first-ever at Flat Rock. Ganus’ pair of Gold Cup wins have come at Toledo and Sandusky.
Just 43 laps of lap money remain for the 150! To add your name to the lap money sponsorship list at $5 per lap, call the track at 734-782-2480 or the Toledo Speedway office at 419-727-1100.
DTS Drive Train Specialists of Warren, MI has added $100 gift certificates for the 5th, 10th and 20th place finishers in Saturday’s 150 lap contest. DTS also serves as the sponsor of the track’s weekly Street Stock division.
Other bonus awards include the $333 Diamond Racing Products fast time award. Add to that the race by race Gold Cup Series $100 DTS Fast Time bonus and the driver that clocks that best lap will take home $433. Super fans Rich and Judi Fidh have also posted a $333 bonus to the driver that leads the most laps of the event.
An optional practice session is set for Friday evening, July 24 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. The pit area will open at 3:30. DTS Drive Train Specialists will sponsor a dinner for each pit pass purchaser after Friday’s practice session.
In addition to the 150 lap feature, the Late Models will also run last-chance race(s) and a 25 lap B Main (if 32 cars or over). The ARCA Praxair Figure 8’s will treat the fans to a pair of 20 lap features. The additional race is from the July 18 rainout of their event.
Race day on Saturday will see the pit area opening at 1:30, practice begins at 3 p.m. and the front gates will also open at that time. All tickets will go sale race day at 3 p.m. Time trials begin at 5:15 and racing gets the green flag at 7 p.m.
The current entry list and the lap money sponsorship list can be found with this story at www.flatrockspeedway.com.
-Flat Rock Speedway Press Release & Photo