Lonnie Wheatley, PEORIA, Ariz. (July
7, 2016) – Summer is most definitely in full effect in
Arizona’s valley. So, it’s quite fitting
that Canyon Speedway Park near Phoenix hosts its annual
Mid-Summer Classic on Saturday night.
Following an open practice on Friday
night from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., Saturday’s Mid-Summer
Classic atop the 1/3-mile CSP clay oval will feature a full
slate of Super Late Models, IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Stock Cars,
IMCA Hobby Stocks and Dwarf Cars.
Saturday’s racing action goes green at
Saturday’s card marks the fourth
outing for the Super Late Models at CSP with Sean Bray and
Lonnie Parker, Jr., splitting earlier wins with another
event stopped short by inclement weather.
Jason Noll is the latest of five
different winners in a row in the Arizona Differential IMCA
Modified ranks as Mike Strobl leads the title chase by 11
points over Zack Madrid with Steve Stultz another two points
back in third.
Nate Warren put a stop to George
Fronsman’s four-race winning streak in the Allscapes IMCA
Stock Car vs. SCRA Stock Car ranks late time out, but
Fronsman still holds a 17 point edge over Cody Center in the
Richard Bennett picked off his second
Scottsdale Muffler & Automotive IMCA Hobby Stock vs.
Renegade win of the year last time out to take over the
points lead by just three markers over Jason Crowe.
In the Dwarf Car ranks, Cory Brown
sits atop the win charts with three wins at CSP including
the last time out on June 11 and two of the last three.
Tickets to Saturday’s Mid-Summer
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.
Hotel Information can be found at
or by calling Holiday Inn Express at 623-853-1313.
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Canyon Speedway Park is located in
north Peoria, AZ, off Lake Pleasant Parkway, then 1.3 miles
west on Carefree Highway. For more information,
contact the track at 602-258-RACE (7223) or check online at