Lonnie Wheatley, PEORIA, Ariz. (June 13,
2016) Ė Celebrate the dads with a loaded racing card featuring
winged Sprint Cars and IMCA Modifieds at Saturday nightís Sixth
Annual Fatherís Day Classic atop the 1/3-mile Canyon Speedway
Park clay oval near Phoenix.
The winged Sprint Cars of the ASCS
Southwest Region and IMCA Modifieds will headline Saturdayís
Fatherís Day Classic with the IMCA Stock Cars, IMCA Hobby Stocks
and Micro Sprints in action as well.
Saturdayís action will fire off at 7:00
p.m. following an open practice on Friday night from 7:00 p.m.
to 10:00 p.m.
While Logan Forler and Lance Norick have
topped this seasonís earlier ASCS Southwest events at CSP, itís
Las Crucesí shoe Rick Ziehl leading the way into Saturdayís
action as he guns for a ninth consecutive series title.
Ziehl leads the Southwest ranks by 51
points over Bob Ream, Jr., with Colton Hardy, Casey Buckman and
Norick also among the series top five.
After being idle for more than two months,
the Arizona Differential IMCA Modifieds are back at it for a
second Saturday night in a row after Ryan Roath topped this past
While Roath joined Guy Norton and Bubba
Stafford as the latest IMCA Modified winners at CSP, it is Zack
Madrid just two points ahead of Mike Strobl in the track
championship points race with Norton just 15 points off the lead
pace in third.
George Fronsman has reeled off four
consecutive Allscapes IMCA Stock Car vs. SCRA Stock Car feature
wins to extend his points lead to 16 markers over Cody Center
while Jason Crowe is just three points ahead of Richard Bennett
in the Scottsdale Muffler & Automotive IMCA Hobby Stock vs.
Renegade ranks after Joe Vlasity picked off his first win in
more than a year this past weekend.
Tyler Merrill picked off his second Power
600 Micro Sprint win of the season at CSP this past weekend
after Shon Deskins had topped three of the four previous events.
Tickets to Saturdayís Sixth Annual
Fatherís Day Classic are just $16 with a $3 discount for
Military, Seniors and Students. Children ages
7-12 are $6, with children 6 and under admitted free.
VIP passes are available for $20.
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Peoria, AZ, off Lake Pleasant Parkway, then 1.3 miles west on
Carefree Highway. For more information, contact the track
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