Southern Oregon special boasts $5,000 prize for IMCA Modifieds

WHITE CITY, Ore. – The Xtreme Motor Sports IMCA Modified winner of Southern Oregon Speedway’s 21st annual Lon Skinner Memorial earns a hefty $5,000.

The Sunday, Sept. 4 main event pays a minimum of $500 to each of the 24 starters and is a qualifier for the 2017 Fast Shafts All-Star Invitational ballot.

Modifieds also race for $600 to win in their Saturday, Sept. 3 feature. Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMods race for top checks of $400 on Saturday and $600 on Sunday.

Early registration and practice is Friday, Sept. 2 at White City. Entry fee for the Modifieds is now $200 or $250 at the gate.

Transponders are required and must be furnished by the driver. Hoosier tires, fuel and tearoffs will be available in the pits.

Grandstand admission is $15 for Saturday, $20 for Sunday or $30 for a two-day pass. Pit passes are $35 a day or $60 for a two-day pass.

Brookside Inn is the host hotel and reservations can be made by calling 866 928-2314. Free camping, but no hookups, is also available at the track.

More information is available at the track’s website or by calling 541 772-6264.