Race fans and race teams can find pertinent information about this weekend’s Easter Bunny 150 at Hickory Motor Speedway (NC) in 51’s Fast Facts below. 

 

Date: April 14 – April 15

 

Track: Hickory Motor Speedway (0.363-mile paved, semi-banked oval)

 

Location: 3130 US-70, Newton, NC, 28658

 

Sanction: Pro All Stars Series

 

Purse: $23,550 (total)

1st – $5,000

2nd – $2,300

3rd – $1,200

4th – $1,100

5th – $1,000

6th – $800

7th – $750

8th – $700

9th – $650

10th – $600

11th – $590

12th – $580

13th – $570

14th – $560

15th – $550

16th – $540

17th – $530

18th – $520

19th – $510

20th-28th – $500

 

Distance: 150 laps

 

General Admission Tickets: Adults – $15, Age 12-16 – $10, Age 6-11 – $5, Children 6 & Under – Free

 

Live coverage: Speed51.com will be offering a live pay-per-view video stream of the event for fans unable to attend the event in person.  A live video ticket can be purchased for $19.99 by clicking here.

 

 

Websites: www.proallstarsseries.com, www.hickorymotorspeedway.com

 

Track phone: (828) 464-3655

 

Notes: Preston Peltier is the winner of three of the 11 previously completed Easter Bunny 150s.  He is not currently on the entry list for the race, but is expected to be in attendance. Ben Rowe, a two-time Easter Bunny 150 winner, will be looking to defend his win from one year ago. Chris Dilbeck, a PASS South winner at Hickory one year ago, will be looking to score one of the biggest wins of his racing career. 2016 Maritime Pro Stock Tour champion Cole Butcher is entered for the race in a Super Late Model owned by 2016 Southern Super Series champion Donnie Wilson. Snowball Derby winner Christian Eckes, defending PASS South champion Matt Craig, USAC National Midget champion Tanner Thorson and 2016 CARS Tour champion Raphael Lessard are also entered. A total of 28 drivers are on the pre-entry list with more expected to arrive on race weekend.

 

Last Year’s Winner: Ben Rowe

 

Easter Bunny 150 Winners:

2016 – Ben Rowe

2015 – Preston Peltier

2014 – DJ Shaw

2013 – Preston Peltier

2012 – Kyle Grissom

2011 – Stephen Nasse

2010 – Preston Peltier

2009 – Ben Rowe

2008 – Corey Williams

2007 – Ryan Lawler

2006 – Mike Rowe

 

Easter Bunny 150 Entry List (As of 4/10/17):

CAR # DRIVER
08 Nicholas Naugle
7 Tyler Church
7 Dave Farrington, Jr.
4 Ben Rowe
6 Brandon Setzer
8 Tate Fogleman
9 Chris Dilbeck
12 Derek Griffith
12 Heath Hindman
15 Mike Hopkins
15 Christian Eckes
16 ME Travis Stearns
29 Spencer Davis
41 Trevor Sanborn
45 Kodie Conner
51 TBA
51 Eddie Fatscher
53 Cole Butcher
54 Matt Craig
55 Tanner Thorson
71 Jimmy Doyle
76 Ryan Millington
89 Lee Hansard
97 Joey Pole
98 Jody Measamer
99 Sarah Cornett-Ching
99 Raphael Lessard
118 Bradley McCaskill

 

Event Schedule:

Friday, April 14

12:00 p.m. – Pits Open

2 p.m. – 5:10 p.m. – Rotating Practice (PASS, USAC & Legends)

 

Saturday, April 15

11:00 a.m. – Pits Open

11:30 a.m. – Tech Opens

1:00 p.m. – 3:40 p.m. – Rotating Practice (PASS, USAC & Legends)

4:30 p.m. – PASS Time Trials

– USAC Time Trials

– Legends Time Trials

 

5:45 p.m. – All Cars Stage on Frontstretch

5:45 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. – Autograph Session

7:00 p.m. – Racing Begins

-SLM Last Chance Race

-USAC Feature

-Legends Feature

-Easter Bunny 150

 

 

-Featured photo credit: Speed51.com

Fast Facts: 12th Annual Easter Bunny 150 at Hickory (NC)