West Liberty Raceway hosts rescheduled Modified Extravaganza

By Jerry Mackey

WEST LIBERTY, Iowa – The racing program at the West Liberty Raceway fell victim to the se­vere weather that passed through the Muscatine County Fairgrounds Saturday night.

The Modified Extravaganza has been rescheduled for this Saturday, April 22. The race program will be headlined by IMCA Modifieds battling it out on the half-mile dirt track gunning for the $1,200 first place prize money and Fast Shafts All-Star Invitational berth.

In addition to the IMCA Modifieds, Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMods, IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars and Mach-1 Sport Compacts will all be racing for expanded purses.

Saturday night’s program will get underway with hot laps at 6:30 p.m. followed by racing action at 7 p.m.

The West Liberty Raceway regular season opener will be Saturday, April 29, which will feature all the above race divisions plus the high-powered IMCA Late Models.