David Smith, Jr.
NCRA Public Relations
Weekend Double-Header on Tap for NCRA Modified Tour!
Park City, Kansas – June 20, 2018 - Just five days from their last event, the National Championship Racing Association of Park City, Kansas presented by Precise Racing Products modified division is set for a weekend double-header as this Friday night they will make their second and final appearance of the season at Humboldt Speedway in Humboldt, Kansas before making a return trip to 81 Speedway in Park City on Saturday night.
Cody Schniepp continues his lead in the current point standings while three-time and defending tour champion Dan Powers sits just ten points behind. The hottest driver on the tour, Tanner Mullens, has conquered three of the four events held thus far this season and is 100 points out of the top position. Mullens took the checkered flag the last time the tour competed against the track regulars back on May 4th where twenty-seven cars were entered.
Touring regulars expected to make the trip include Scott Green, Tyler Davis, Josh Lanterman, Tad Davis, Jake Nightengale, Bruce Schniepp, Brandon Massey, Jason McGehee, Ryan McAninch and more.
The tracks NASCAR modified division will be led by Mitch Keeler, Payden Phillips and Jim Body, among others all vying for the $1000 to win, $300 to start feature finale.
NCRA will utilize their rule package and all Humboldt cars wanting to run their American Racer tires can use the USRA rule book and spoiler package.
Humboldt Speedway is located off Hwy. 169 to Humboldt exit, then 0.1 mile west, then 0.5 mile south, then 0.9 mile east. Gates will open at 6:00 PM with race time slated for 8:00 PM. Adult grandstand general admission is just $15 while kids ages 6-15 grandstand tickets are $5.
Then on Saturday night it’s a return trip to 81 Speedway where Mullens collected his third feature victory of the season this past Saturday night. Gates will open at 5:00 PM with race time set for 7:00 PM. Grandstand admission is $15 for adults while children eleven and under will be admitted into the grandstands for free.
However, Saturday night is “CDL Night” at 81 Speedway. Anyone who has a valid CDL and one guest will be admitted FREE into the grandstands. You must show proper and active CDL at the ticket booth.
81 Speedway is located North of Wichita on I-135 to exit 16, then 0.7 mile west on 77th street in Park City. More information on this event, contact the speedway office (316) 755-1781 or their official facebook page: Race 81 Speedway.
This is the 48th year for the National Championship Racing Association and the 21st season that modifieds have been run under the NCRA banner. For official rules, schedule, point standings and more, check out the series website www.racencra.com or check out their official facebook page: NCRA Racing Series.
In the staging area: After this weekends double-header, the tour will be back in action on Saturday night, July 14, at 81 Speedway with the NCRA vs ASCS 360-sprints and the USAC Oklahoma Wingless sprint cars also on the race card.
Current 2018 NCRA Modified Point Standings:
1) Cody Schniepp 1190, 2) Dan Powers 1180, 3) 1090, 4) Scott Green 1025, 5) Tyler Davis 1015, 6) Josh Lanterman 970, 7) Tad Davis 925, 8) Jake Nightengale 860, 9) Bryce Schniepp 840, 10) Brandon Massey 815