Park Jefferson’s rich Iron Cup pays $7,000 to IMCA Modified winner

JEFFERSON, S.D. – Seven thousand dollars is the top prize at the richest IMCA Modified race in South Dakota, Park Jefferson Speedway’s seventh annual Iron Cup special Friday and Saturday, Aug. 7 and 8. 

Qualifying starts on opening night with the 2021 Fast Shafts All-Star Invitational ballot qualifying main event set for night two. A race of states is also on the Friday program, with one Modified driver from each state represented at Park Jefferson selected by random draw to compete in a $500 to win event.

IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars race for $1,000 to win both nights. IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stocks race for $400 to win, Mach-1 Sport Compacts for $150 to win on Friday. Saturday’s card includes a $700 to win feature for IMCA RaceSaver Sprint Cars while Karl Kustoms Northern SportMods race for $400 to win.

Modified entry fee is $150 if paid by Aug. 1 or $200 on race day.

IMCA Speedway Motors Weekly Racing National, regional and KMJ Performance state points will be given at the draw/redraw show. 

Gates open at 4:30 p.m. and racing starts at 7 p.m. both nights. 

Friday grandstand admission is $17 for adults and $15 for seniors ages 65 and over. Admission on Saturday is $20 for adults and $18 for seniors. Fans ages 6-16 are $5 and five and under get in free each day. 

Pit passes are $35.

The Iron Cup is presented by J & J Fitting. More information is available at and on Facebook.