IMCA Stock Cars chase $10,000 top prize at Batesville’s Mid-America Championship

BATESVILLE, Ark. (Aug. 29, 2022) – The richest race of the season for The Class Too Tough to Tame in Arkansas is on tap Sept. 2-3, when Batesville Motor Speedway rolls out the red carpet for the Schoenfeld Headers Mid-America IMCA Stock Car Championship.

IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars race for $10,000 to win at the 27th annual event, along with an automatic starting spot in the upcoming B & B Racing Chassis All-Star Invitational.

The runner-up earns $5,000 with $2,500 paid for third, $1,250 for fourth and $1,000 for fifth. Minimum start money is $800 with 25 cars set to take the initial green flag in the 50-lap main event. 

Pit gates open at 4 p.m. and racing starts at 7:30 p.m. both nights with a full show for Friesen Performance IMCA Modifieds, hobby stocks and cruisers on the opening night card. Last-chance races fill the field for the Stock Car main event with the hobbies, cruisers and legend late models on Saturday. 

Entry fee of $150 can be paid at the gate. Pit passes are $35. Adult grandstand admission is $15 on Friday and $20 on Saturday. Kids ages 11 and under get in free both nights.

Tech inspection gets underway on Thursday, Sept. 1 with test and tune and time trials at 7 p.m. 

Both Friday and Saturday Schoenfeld Headers Mid-America IMCA Stock Car Championship race programs will be broadcast by IMCA.TV.

More information is available by calling 870 613-1337, on Facebook and on the track website,