Marshalltown, Boone, Vinton host rescheduled IMCA Frostbusters this weekend

MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa – A trio of rescheduled Frostbuster specials are on the schedule for this weekend, each boasting $1,000 to win feature races for Xtreme Motor Sports IMCA Modifieds.

IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars, Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMods and IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stocks are also on the card for Frostbusters Friday, April 8 at Marshalltown Speedway; Saturday, April 9 at Boone Speedway; and Sunday, April 10 at Benton County Speedway in Vinton.

Modified features double as qualifiers for the Fast Shafts All-Star Invita­tional ballot. Stock Cars run for $500 to win, Northern SportMods for $400 to win and Hobby Stocks for $250 to win each night of the Frostbuster.

Pit gates open at 4 p.m., the grandstand opens at 5 p.m., hot laps are at 6:15 p.m. and racing be­gins at 7 p.m. at Mar­shalltown. Grandstand admission is $15 for adults, $12 for seniors and free for kids 10 and under.

Boone opens the pit gates at 2 p.m. and the grand­stand at 3 p.m. Hot laps start at 4 p.m. and rac­ing is at 5 p.m. Gates open at Vinton at 3 p.m. and the grand­stand opens at 3:30 p.m. Hot laps are at 5 p.m. with rac­ing to follow.

Spectator admission at Boone and Vinton is $15 for adults and $5 for kids. Pit passes are $25 all three nights.

IMCA Speedway Motors Weekly Racing National, re­gional and Allstar Performance State points will be awarded at all three shows. One thousand dollar point funds will be paid to top five drivers in standings for each division, which will also include points from the March 30 Frostbuster at Southern Iowa Speedway.

Champions will be eligi­ble to qualify for their respective race of champions events dur­ing the IMCA Speedway Mo­tors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s in September and will receive jackets and plaques during the national banquet in November.

More information about the upcoming Frostbusters is available from Marshalltown pro­moter Toby Kruse at 515 231-5444, Boone promoter Robert Lawton at 515 987-1220 and Benton County promoter Mick Trier at 515 201-5526.

Track websites are www.marshalltownspeedway.comwww.raceboone.com and www.jjamracing.net. IMCA.TV broadcasts the Boone and Benton County Frostbusters.

First nights for local track points to be awarded will be April 15 at Marshalltown, April 16 at Boone and April 17 at Vinton.