WEST LIBERTY, Iowa – A pair of $3,000 to win features for Deery Brothers Summer Series drivers are on the Saturday, Sept. 5 card during West Liberty Raceway’s Ready Mix Liberty 100 Weekend.
IMCA Late Model tour points will be awarded for the first of those 50-lap features. The regular Deery purse will be paid at both.
Qualifying for the Late Models, as well as Xtreme Motor Sports IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars, Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMods and Mach-1 Sport Compacts starts on Friday, Sept. 4.
Also scheduled on opening night is the $1,000 to win 20-lap Ideal Ready Mix Iron Man Challenge, open to all Deery Series drivers with perfect attendance this season and former Deery champions.
Pit gates open at 4:30 p.m. and the grandstand opens at 5:30 p.m. on Friday. Racing follows 6:30 p.m. hot laps. Spectator admission is $15 for adults and $10 for students ages 13-18.
On Saturday, gates open at 2:30 p.m., the grandstand opens at 4 p.m. and racing follows 6 p.m. hot laps. Admission to the grandstand is $25 for adults and $20 for students.
Kids 12 and under get in free when accompanying a paid adult and pit passes are $30 each night.
Defending series champion and current point leader Justin Kay has won three of the last four, and four of the last six Deery events held at West Liberty.
More information about the Liberty 100 Weekend is available by calling 563 744-3620 and at the www.simmonspromotionsinc.com website.
The Deery Series takes top billing on Labor Day, when the IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s opens at Boone Speedway.
Winner of the Monday, Sept. 7 feature earns $3,000 plus a Weekly Racing Bonus of as much as $1,500.
Pit gates open at 9 a.m., heat races are at 2 p.m. and the main event will start at approximately 9 p.m. Grandstand admission is $20 and pit passes are $30.
The two-time defending Super Nationals champion is Jeff Aikey of Cedar Falls.
Qualifying events for Hobby Stocks and Northern SportMods are also on the Monday program at Boone.
Final Deery Series events of the season are Sept. 18 and 19 during the Yankee Dirt Track Classic at Farley Speedway. The Friday night main event pays $3,000 to win while top prize on Saturday is $7,500.
Deery Brothers Summer Series top 20 point standings – 1. Justin Kay, Wheatland, 664; 2. Andy Nezworski, Buffalo, 638; 3. Jeff Aikey, Cedar Falls, 606; 4. Scott Fitzpatrick, Wheatland, 580; 5. Joe Zrostlik, Long Grove, 555; 6. Tyler Droste, Waterloo, 523; 7. Ryan Dolan, Lisbon, 522; 8. Todd Malmstrom, Silvis, Ill., 491; 9. John Emerson, Waterloo, 470; 10. Darrel DeFrance, Marshalltown, 407; 11. Jeremy Grady, Story City, 403; 12. Tyler Bruening, Decorah, 391; 13. Charlie McKenna, Clear Lake, 390; 14. Ray Guss, Milan, Ill., 352; 15. Andy Eckrich, Oxford, 343; 16. Joel Callahan, Dubuque, 318; 17. Jason Rauen, Farley, 292; 18. Richie Gustin, Gilman, 274; 19. Kyle Hinrichs, Swisher, 240; 20. Brian Harris, Davenport, 238.