IMCA Modified features get top billing for Canyon’s holiday weekend show


PEORIA, Ariz. (Aug. 27) – A pair of $1,000 to win IMCA Modified features are on the docket for Canyon Speedway Park’s Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 1 and 2 Labor Day Weekend special.

Both 25-lap events are qualifiers for the 2019 Fast Shafts All-Star Invitational ballot and pay a minimum of $100 to start. Entry fee each night is $25.

IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars race 20 laps for $500 to win with a $20 entry fee on Saturday while Sunday’s 100-lap marathon pays $1,000 to win and has a $50 entry fee.

The 20-lap IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stock feature on Saturday pays $250 to win with a $20 pill draw; Sunday’s 30-lapper pays $500 to win with a $25 pill draw.

Both shows are draw/redraw and IMCA Speedway Motors Weekly Racing National, regional, Arizona State and track points will be awarded each night.

Pit gates will be open all day and cleared around 3:30 p.m. The drivers’ meeting is at 5:30 p.m. with the grandstand opening at 5 p.m. and packing and hot laps preceding racing at 7 p.m. both nights.

Spectator admission is $15 for adults, $12 for seniors 60 and over and military with ID, and free for kids 11 and under. Pit passes both nights are $35 for adults, children ages 7 to 11 are $20, and under six are free.

Minors must have a minor release form signed and notarized by the child’s parents or guardians.  It is available on the track website at

More information is also available by calling 602 258-7223.

Practice night will be Friday, Aug. 31 starting at 7 p.m.  Pit passes are $20, with 11 and under free with a signed minor release form.