Southern Iowa Grand Week pays off big for IMCA Modifieds

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July 16, 2013


OSKALOOSA, Iowa – The numbers IMCA Xtreme Motor Sports Modified drivers will

have in mind when making July 16-18 Southern Iowa Grand Week plans are $1,000,

$1,000 and $2,000.

The Karl Performance Hawkeye Dirt Tour presented by XSAN feature on Tuesday,

July 16 at Southern Iowa Speedway in Oskaloosa pays $1,000 to win and a minimum

of $150 to start.

The weekly feature at Osky the next night during the Southern Iowa Fair also

totes a $1,000 top prize, providing the winner competed in the Hawkeye Dirt Tour

the night before. The winner of the Thursday, July 18 Harris Clash at Knoxville

Raceway earns $2,000.

All three features are qualifiers for the 2013 Fast Shafts All-Star

Invitational ballot. The All-Star race will be held Friday, Sept. 6 during the

IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s at Boone Speedway.

Tuesday’s draw/redraw show at Oskaloosa also boasts IMCA Late Models running

for $600 to win, Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMods for $350, IMCA Sunoco Stock

Cars for $400, and IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stocks for $250

Weekly divisions are in action on Wednesday at SIS. As with the Modifieds,

Stock Car, SportMod and Hobby Stock drivers will be eligible for higher payouts

providing they competed Tuesday.

Stock Cars would vie for $450, SportMods for $400, and Hobby Stocks for $300.

Sport Compacts chase a $150 check. All divisions are draw/redraw on Wednesday


Pit gates open at 5 p.m. and the grandstand opens at 5:30 p.m. both days in

Oskaloosa. Hot laps are at 7 p.m. and racing starts at 7:30 p.m. Pit passes are

$25 for adults, $15 for youth ages 7-13 and $10 for kids six and under.

Grandstand admission on Tuesday is $12 for adults and $6 for students. On

Wednesday, admission is $10 for adults, $5 for students ages 7-18 and free for

six and under.

Northern SportMods join the Modifieds in Knoxville for the 22nd annual Clash.

A $500 bonus will be paid to the Modified winner if their chassis

manufacturer is among the event sponsors. Northern SportMods run for $750 to


Twenty-six cars comprise the grid for the Modified 25-lapper, which pays a

minimum of $250 to start. The Northern SportMod feature will be 20 laps.

Pit gates open at 3 p.m., the draw closes at 5:30 p.m., hot laps are at 6:30

p.m. and racing starts at 7:15 p.m.

Grandstand admission is $15 for adults, $8 for students, $4 for kids ages

6-12 and free for youngsters five and under. Pit passes are $25. Anyone ages

12-17 must have a waiver, signed by a parent or guardian, to get into the pit


“Modified and Northern SportMod drivers can race three straight nights at

tracks that are less than 25 miles apart and for good money,” noted SIS Promoter

Mike Van Genderen. “These tracks are almost identical so they’ll never have to

change a gear.”

ALS Night at Marshalltown Speedway also pays $1,000 to win for the Modifieds

on July 19, the final night of qualifying for the 2013 All-Star ballot.

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