Lonnie Wheatley, DODGE CITY, Kan. (May 30, 2019) –
planning on competing in the upcoming Third Annual Lubbock
Wrecker Service DCRP 305 Sprint Car Nationals at Dodge City
Raceway Park are down to the final days to save money on their
Entries submitted by Thursday, June 6, are just $50 with pit
passes only $20 per night for the driver.
Entries received after the June 6 deadline are $75 with pit
passes at $30 per night.
Entry forms for the $3,000-to-win event set for June 13-15 are
The list of entries received thus far is available at
Along with three full nights of intense racing action, an
after-race pit party featuring a band and free pizza for those
with pit passes will take place following Friday night’s racing
The payout for the three-day event is as follows:
Saturday – 1st - $3,000, 2nd - $2,000, 3rd
– $1,700, 4th - $1,400, 5th - $1,100, 6th
- $900, 7th - $800, 8th - $700, 9th
- $600, 10th - $500, 11th - $475, 12th
- $450, 13th - $425, 14th - $400, 15th
- $400, 16th - $400, 17th - $400, 18th
- $400, 19th - $400, 20th - $400, 21st
- $400, 22nd - $400.
Plus - $50/$30/$20 lap money for 1st, 2nd
and 3rd each of the 30 laps.
Plus – Total Dash purse of $1,000 for 6 locked-in drivers on
Thursday and Friday - 1st - $750, 2nd -
$500, 3rd – $400, 4th - $350, 5th
- $325, 6th - $300, 7th - $275, 8th
- $250, 9th - $225, 10th - $200, 11th
- $175, 12th - $150, 13th - $125, 14th
- $125, 15th - $125, 16th - $125, 17th
- $125, 18th - $125, 19th - $125, 20th
- $125, 21st - $125, 22nd - $125.
Some lap sponsorships for the 30-lap championship are still
available as well by contacting Tommie Estes, Jr., or Lonnie
Wheatley. Each lap is $100 with payout of
$50, $30 and $20 to the top three on each lap.
This year’s Lubbock Wrecker Service DCRP 305 Sprint Car
Nationals is a three-night affair for the first time with the
event format as follows:
All cars run each night. Thursday and Friday
heat races lined up according to pill draw with passing points
in effect to determine “B” Main(s) and “A” Main lineup each
Event points will be awarded as follows to determine Saturday
Heat Races – 1st – 20, 2nd -18, 3rd
– 16, 4th – 14th, etc.
Additionally, 0.5 points will be awarded for each heat race
position gained and 0.3 points will be deducted for each
A Feature Points: 1st – 100, 2nd
– 95, 3rd – 91, 4th – 88, 5th –
85, 6th – 82, 7th – 79, 8th –
76, 9th – 73, 10th – 70, 11th –
68, 12th – 66, 13th – 64, 14th
– 62, 15th -60, 16th – 58th, 17th
– 56, 18th – 54, 19th – 52, 20th
– 50, 21st – 48, 22nd - 46.
B Main Non-Transfers – 1st – 44, 2nd -42,
3rd – 40, etc.
Top 6 in combined points from Thursday and Friday lock-in to the
Dash for Cash ($1,000 total purse) to determine lineup for front
three rows of the feature.
Balance go to heat races lined up based upon overall point
totals from the previous two nights with an invert of six.
Saturday heat points (1st – 30, 2nd – 27,
3rd – 24, 4th – 21, 5th – 18,
etc.) are added to preliminary night totals to determine balance
of “A” Main and “B” Main(s) lineups. Top ten
total go to positions 7-16 of “A” Main, balance to “B” Main(s).
After Fort Worth’s Kevin Ramey topped the inaugural version of
the DCRP 305 Sprint Car Nationals in 2017, Fairview, Oklahoma’s
Jake Martens pocketed $4,040 including lap money by fending off
a last-lap slider from Jake Bubak and then beating Chad Koch to
the stripe in last year’s hair-raising finale.
This year’s event fires off with the first of two preliminary
events on Thursday, June 13, with a second round of preliminary
action on Friday before culminating with Saturday’s championship
Joining in on Thursday action will be the IMCA Hobby Stocks with
IMCA Stock Cars on the card for Friday and then IMCA Sport
Modifieds on Saturday. The KARS (Kansas
Antique Racers) will be on hand all three nights as well.
Each night of racing will fire off at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets to the Thursday and Friday preliminary events are only
$12 for each night with Saturday’s finale just $20 while
children eleven and under are free each night.
Pit passes are $30 for each night.
In total, the 2019 season atop the 3/8-mile Dodge City Raceway
Park clay oval is slated for 18 nights of action along with
another eight Sunday cards atop the newly-constructed 1/7-mile
Little DCRP clay oval.
The complete slate of 2019 events at DCRP is available at
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Dodge City located at 201 4th
Avenue is the official lodging partner of Dodge City Raceway
Park. Race fans staying at the Holiday Inn & Suites Dodge
City will want to request the special DCRP rate for their visit
when making reservations. Contact the Holiday Inn Express at
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Dodge City Raceway Park is located on the south edge of Dodge
City, KS, on US 283, then 0.9 miles west on US 56, then 0.1
miles south. For more information, contact
the track at 620-225-3277 or check