David Smith, Jr.
Mark Robinson Memorial and Sooner Late Models Highlight Red Dirt Raceway’s Season Finale!
October 16, 2017 - It will be a night of remembrance this coming Friday night as Red Dirt Raceway in Meeker, Oklahoma presents the fourth annual “Mark Robinson Memorial” featuring the Sooner Late Model Series, Winged Sprint Cars, Sport Mods, Pure Stocks and Mini Stocks.
Mark was a well-known fixture at then named Brill Motor Speedway in the tracks sport modified division and would always lend a helping hand to then track owner Mark Brill with track up-grades throughout the week until his untimely death.
It will be the second and final appearance of the season at the track for the Sooner Late Model Season. Jay Sale took home the victory here back on April 7.
Race Procedure for this Friday night’s “Mark Robinson Memorial” is as follows:
$30 draw/entry fee and that includes transponder rental. Drivers will line up their heat races by pill draw and the championship features by passing points with either a 2, 3, or 4 row inversion that will be drawn at the line up board after heats are completed.
Pay information for each division:
Mini Stocks....$250 to win and $60 to start
Pure Stocks....$350 to win and $60 to start
Sport Mods....$500 to win and $70 to start
Sprint Cars....$600 to win and $125 to start
Late Models....standard Sooner Late Model Series purse
Mini Stocks will run Creek County Speedway rules (D.O.T. Tires).
After the races the track will have a campfire/bonfire at the top of turn four and distribute year-end awards. The track will have available, for sale, beer, pop, water and snacks and encourage all drivers and fans to stay awhile, mingle and have a great time. Lawn chairs are encouraged.
Grandstand admission is $15 for adults while kids ages 10 and under will be admitted into the grandstands for free. Gates open at 5:00 PM with race time slated for 8:00 PM.
For more information call (405) 318-0198; check out the tracks website www.reddirtraceway.com and their official facebook page: Red Dirt Raceway – Meeker, Oklahoma.