Gillette, WY – A heavy thunderstorm that moved over Gillette Thunder Speedway just after completion of heat races for Tuesday’s World of Outlaws Late Model Series Wild West Tour event forced track and series officials to cancel the remainder of the night’s program. The event will not be made up.
Tickets and pit passes for Tuesday’s race can be used for Wednesday’s Wild West Tour event at Black Hills Speedway in Rapid City, S.D. For those unable to attend Wednesday’s race, refunds can be obtained by sending tickets or pit passes for Tuesday’s race to K&K Import Repair at 3409 E 2nd St, Gillette, WY 82718.
General admission gates at Black Hills Speedway open at 5 p.m. on Wednesday with racing set for 7. Visit www.blackhills-speedway.org for more information.
Tuesday’s event was the third scheduled date for the five-race WoO LMS Wild West Tour. Prior to the rainout, series points leader Shane Clanton of Zeublon, Ga., set fast time over 34 entries and won the first of four heat races. Chase Junghans of Manhattan, Kan., Tim McCreadie of Watertown, N.Y., and Darrell Lanigan of Union, Ky., claimed the other three heats.
For more information on the WoO LMS, visit www.worldofoutlaws.com. Fans can also follow the WoO LMS on Twitter at www.Twitter.com/WoOLateModels and Facebook at www.Facebook.com/WorldofOutlawsLateModelSeries
-World of Outlaws Press Release. Photo Credit: Speed51.com photo