Tucson Speedway’s First NASCAR Race of the Season

Tucson Speedway’s First NASCAR Race of the Season
Tucson, AZ – Over 75 racers are expected to battle for $36,000 in prize money on February 6th and 7th at Tucson Speedway.

The track will start 35 Super Late Models in the signature main event sponsored by Napa Stores of Southern Arizona and Jostens.  The feature, Chilly Willy 100 Race, will be the final event following four days of practice, qualifying and elimination heat races.  Racing is expected to start at 7:45 p.m. on Saturday.  Entries from six western states and two Canadian provinces will pit the best racers in the West to win $5,000, the Jostens first place ring and the Chilly Willy Sculpture Trophy.

The open wheel modified class will have no restrictions on their engines as they set track records on Friday and battle to be included in the 35 cars for the main event of 75 laps.  The Modified main event is expected to get underway at 7:00 p.m., Saturday.  Many of these Modifieds compete in the Lucas Oil Modified Series and will be back to the Speedway on April 11th.

Heat races and qualifying will take place on Friday starting at 6:00 p.m.  All fans are invited into the pits after racing for a chili feed and bonfire with the race teams.

The Speedway grandstand will be heated for the racing on Friday and Saturday nights and full service will be available from the Speedy Café, featuring the Trophy Burger, Manzy Burrito, Desert Sonoran Dogs and a full selection of premium Coors and Miller


Event:                         Napa-Jostens Chilly Willy 100 Race

Location:                    Tucson Speedway

                                    11955 S. Harrison Rd.  Tucson, AZ  85747

Date/Time:                 Friday, February 6, 2015 at 6 p.m.

                                    Saturday, February 7, 2015 at 5 p.m.

Cost:                           FRIDAY: Adults - $10.00 / Military & Seniors:  $8

Kids (11-16): $5 / Kids 10 and under are free

                                    SATURDAY:  Adults - $15.00 / Military & Seniors:  $12

Kids (11-16): $8 / Kids 10 and under are free

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