Lonnie Wheatley, DODGE CITY, Kan. (June 1,
2017) – A slew of bounty hunters followed up by a virtual herd
of Sprint Cars is what’s in store for the month of June at the
state-of-the-art Dodge City Raceway Park.
The month kicks off in grand fashion with
Saturday’s Inaugural Stock Car Spectacular that has a bounty on
the undefeated Angel Munoz before transitioning to the Lewis
Automotive DCRP Sprint Car Nationals on Friday and Saturday,
While the IMCA Stock Cars battle it out on
Saturday night for what has become a minimum of $850 to win
thanks to the bounty posted by BMI, it’s the fourth round of
championship chase action for the Precise Racing Products DCRP
Sprint Cars, IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Sport Modifieds and IMCA Hobby
Stocks as well.
Lamar, Colorado’s Munoz has started the
year on a tear in the IMCA Stock Cars, racking up three wins in
as many tries.
With the bounty posted by BMI, anybody
that can take the win ahead of Munoz will pick up an extra $300
on top of the originally posted $750 winner’s share.
Munoz can pick up an added $100 if he wins another win
from his scheduled starting position or make it $500 more on top
the $750 if can race to victory lane from the tail of the field.
Following an idle weekend after Saturday’s
Stock Car Spectacular, the $3,000-to-win Lewis Automotive DCRP
Sprint Car Nationals is expected to bring a large field of
entries to the 3/8-mile clay oval on June 16-17 for the biggest
305-ci Sprint Car payout to ever take place in the state of
While Ty Williams won the opening pair of
DCRP Sprint Car features this season, Colorado’s Jake Bubak
dropped in last weekend to post an impressive victory to get
tuned up for the Nationals. The IMCA
Modifieds will be in action during both legs of the DCRP Sprint
Car Nationals with IMCA Stock Cars joining in on the June 17
Through the opening three nights of the
season at DCRP, the track has averaged more than 100 cars per
night with 98 for the April 15 opener followed up by 102 on May
6 and then 104 on May 28.
While Munoz has the IMCA Stock Car points
lead with his perfect start, reigning Precise Racing Products
DCRP Sprint Car champion Taylor Velasquez has moved atop the
point charts as well with a 13-point advantage over Koby
Other point leaders include the Woodward,
OK, duo of Cole Traugott in IMCA Modifieds and Jeff Kaup in IMCA
Sport Modifieds, both of whom have won two of three features,
with Bucklin’s Reagan Sellard taking over the IMCA Hobby Stock
points lead after rallying from a heat race flip to win Sunday’s
Tickets to the Stock Car Spectacular this
Saturday night that also includes DCRP Sprint Cars, IMCA
Modifieds, IMCA Sport Modifieds and IMCA Hobby Stocks are just
$15 for adults with children 11 and under admitted free when
accompanied by an adult. Racing action gets
under way at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets to the Lewis Automotive Group DCRP
Sprint Car Nationals are $15 for adults on June 16 and then $20
for adults on June 17 with children 11 and under admitted free
when accompanied by an adult.
The 2017 season at Dodge City Raceway Park
consists of 14 total nights of racing action, culminating with
the return of the World of Outlaws Sprint Car series for the
“Boot Hill Showdown” on October 27-18. The
complete 2017 schedule of events at Dodge City Raceway Park is
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