Salem, IN — Champion Racing Association Powered by JEGS officials, along with Berlin Raceway officials, have released the online entry form for the Battle at Berlin 251 Presented by Primera Plastics, which will take place on Saturday, August 17 at immaculate Berlin Raceway. As was previously announced this will be a historic event for CRA, the event will be a points event for both the ARCA/CRA Super Series Powered by JEGS and the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour Presented by Chevrolet Performance, which has never been done prior to this event. The Battle at Berlin 251 will also be a points event for the Berlin Raceway Budweiser Super Late Models. The best drivers from all three divisions will be against each other for a huge purse, points and bragging rights.
The event is one of the highest paying Super Late Model events in the country, with a $20,000 first place payoff and $1,200 to start. Berlin officials have announced that Primera Plastics has once again stepped in to be the event’s presenting sponsor, giving the event an added boost.
The Battle at Berlin 251 Presented by Primera Plastics will be a 251-lap event counting yellows. The event will be a 10-tire max race, with a max of two tires changed per caution period. The race will feature controlled cautions with a competition caution at the end of any run of 75 green flag laps (except in the last 25 laps).
The event will feature 20-minute timed group qualifying, which is used regularly at Berlin Raceway. Qualifying order will be determined by race day practice times, fastest to slowest. Max of two cars on track at once, starting with the fastest two cars from race day practice. Driver may wait or pass up on their position when being sent out. Once one car comes off another car goes out. Drivers may go out as many times as they want during 20-minute qualifying session.
Teams can register for the event through the online registration link through the Berlin Raceway web site at www.berlinraceway.com. Teams can also register for the event through the online registration link through the CRA web site at www.cra-racing.com. The advanced entry deadline is July 31, after that date teams will have to pay an additional $50 for a late entry fee when entering the event. The order of entries will be the race tire selection order.
The Battle at Berlin 251 Presented by Primera Plastics will be the first event in the 2019 Chase for the Championship for both the ARCA/CRA Super Series and the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour.
More event and track information on the Battle at Berlin 251 Presented by Primera Plastics is available on the Berlin Raceway web site.
More information on all the ARCA/CRA Series is available by visiting www.cra-racing.com
-CRA Press Release
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