$10,000 to win” 7th Annual World Nationals” Highlight the Marshalltown Speedway 2013 schedule

Nov 3, 2012

Marshalltown, IA (November 1st, 2012) – A very busy 26 nights of racing are on tap for 2013 at the Marshalltown Speedway, with the first official green flag of the season flying over the Tri-County Heating sponsored 2013 “Frostbuster”, scheduled for Friday night, April 5th.


The speedway, located on the Marshall County Fairgrounds will host a total of 21 nights of weekly points racing.  The first Friday night of points racing will be the” Ashton Racing” season opener slated for Friday, April 12th.


Other nights to pencil in on your calendar will be the Tuesday, July 2nd “Big Ticket Shootout” featuring both the IMCA Stock Cars and SportMods competing for $1,000 to win.  Also on the Shootout card will be the IMCA Hobby Stocks and Sport Compacts.


The “Cornbelt Clash” for Late Models will make its first ever appearance at the famed Marshalltown ¼ mile on Tuesday night, August 13th with KMJ Performance presenting the “Miller Lite 50”.


The pinnacle event for the 2013 season will be the 7th Annual “World Nationals”, scheduled for September 19th – 21st.  The event roars to life with the Cookies BBQ Sauce kickoff on practice night.  After practice, free food and a live band will highlight Thursday night activities.  On Friday night, the IMCA Modifieds will run two sets of heats as they vie for the top 10 qualifying positions for the Saturday night $10,000 to win feature event.  The IMCA Stock Cars along with the IMCA SportMods will be running for $1,000 to win on both Friday and Saturday nights and the IMCA Hobby Stocks will be going after a $500 top prize.  The IMCA Sport Compacts will compliment the field on Friday night, and the Mod Lites along with the Karl Chevrolet DTRA Dirt Trucks will be a welcome addition to the Saturday night finale.  The 2013 “World Nationals” will be a Hawkeye Dirt Tour event. It is with great pride that Marshalltown Speedway is able to partner with PBM Performance/Erson Cam/World Products to become the title sponsor of this high profile event.  With this new sponsorship package in place, during the 2013 “World Nationals”, the IMCA Modifieds will be running built motors only, this in appreciation for the support of local machine shops and high performance engine builders.


For a complete 2013 schedule and for further information about racing events at Marshalltown Speedway, log on at: www.marshalltownspeedway.com.   You may also reach the speedway office by calling: 515.432.4703, or via e-mail at: marshalltownspeedway@hotmail.com.  To receive updates regarding events at the Marshalltown Speedway, text: Mtown to 84483.  Also, don’t forget to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.