Wichita Falls, TX – Charles Raymond Evans III has announced he is the proud new owner of Monarch Motor Speedway (Formerly Red River Speedway) in Wichita Falls, TX. The high-banked 3/8-mile red clay oval has been sitting dormant since July of 2017, but Evans has made plans to bring life back to speedway in 2019 with many exciting events.

 

“Owning a premier motorsports venue like Monarch Motor Speedway has always been a dream of mine,” Evans said. “My love of the sport started at a very early age and has grown with me. I want to build a facility that Texas can be proud of and shows the dedication my company has to the future of racing everywhere and the people that make the sport so amazing. I believe in the power of racing to bring communities together and see the potential here in Wichita Falls. I look forward to being part of this community from now on and want to thank everyone for welcoming us the way they have.”

 

The following is the first look at the Monarch Motor Speedway schedule for 2019:

 

March 1 – Touring Outlaw Modified Series

March 2 – Touring Outlaw Modified Series

April 19 – Lucas Oil Elite Non-Wing Sprints

April 20 – Lucas Oil Elite Non-Wing Springs

May 31 – Lucas Oil ASCS National Sprint Car Tour

June 14 – Sooner Limited Modified Series

June 15 – Sooner Limited Modified Series

July 4 – ULTIMATE Deep South Super Late Model Series, Southern Winged Modified Tour, Texas Dirt Truck Series

July 5 – ULTIMATE Deep South Super Late Model Series, Southern Winged Modified Tour, Texas Dirt Truck Series

July 6 – ULTIMATE Deep South Super Late Model Series, Southern Winged Modified Tour, Texas Dirt Truck Series

August 30 – Southern Texas Late Model Series, Texas Dirt Truck Series

August 31 – Southern Texas Late Model Series, Texas Dirt Truck Series

 

Evans is also the director of the ULTIMATE Deep South Super Late Model Series, the Southern Winged Modified Tour, and owner of CRE Promotions.

 

-Monarch Motor Speedway Press Release

-Photo credit: Monarch Motor Speedway

 

 

 

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