SANTA MARIA, Calif. – IMCA Modifieds run for $1,200 to win and Fast Shafts All-Star Invitational ballot nods both nights of Santa Maria Raceway’s Saturday and Sunday, May 26 and 27 Nationals.
IMCA Speedway Motors Weekly Racing National, Larry Shaw Race Cars Western Region, California State and track points will be awarded each night. Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMods race for $1,000 to win, plus national, state and track points on Sunday.
The Modifieds typically have one of the biggest entry numbers for the Nationals and 35-40 cars are expected to be on hand for the upcoming Memorial Weekend event.
Entry fee each night for the Modifieds is $50 and pit passes are $45. Non-qualifiers get their entry fee refunded.
Pit gates open at 9 a.m., the pit booth opens at noon, grandstand gates open at 4 p.m. and racing starts at 5 p.m. both days.
Adult grandstand admission is $20 on Saturday and $25 on Sunday. Seniors, military and students get a $2 discount off those prices. Kids ages 6-12 are $6 and five and under are free both days.
An open practice runs from 5-9 p.m. on Friday, May 25. Pit passes are $35.
Camping, but no hookups, is available for $50 for the weekend. The number to call for camping is 805 315-2220. There is no charge for race teams to camp in their assigned pit space.
More information is available at the www.santamariaraceway.com website and on Facebook. Tickets can also be purchased online.