Inaugural Little DCRP Event this Sunday!


Inaugural Little DCRP Event this Sunday!

Lonnie Wheatley, DODGE CITY, Kan. (April 30, 2019) – A new chapter at Dodge City Raceway Park opens up this Sunday with the inaugural event atop the newly-constructed 1/7-mile “Little DCRP” clay oval.

The card that gets under way at 4:00 p.m. features a full slate of Micro Sprint Cars and Karts.  Pit gates open at 1:00 p.m. with hot laps beginning at approximately 3:30 p.m.

General admission to the grandstands is just $10 with children 11 and under admitted free.  Pit passes are $20.

Racers from throughout will vie to become first-time winners atop the Little DCRP clay oval in Micro Sprint divisions including Winged “A” Class, Non-Wing “A” Class, Restricted “A” Class and Junior Sprints along with Go Karts (Junior and Adult) and 500-cc Outlaw Cage Karts.

The Little DCRP proved racy with cars and karts first turning laps during a March 31 practice.

Sunday’s card marks the first of eight scheduled Sunday events atop the Little DCRP clay oval.

In total, the 2019 season atop the 3/8-mile Dodge City Raceway Park clay oval is slated for 18 nights of action along with another eight Sunday cards atop the newly-constructed 1/7-mile Little DCRP clay oval.

The complete slate of 2019 events at DCRP is available at https://www.dodgecityraceway.com/schedule/.

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Dodge City located at 201 4th Avenue is the official lodging partner of Dodge City Raceway Park.  Race fans staying at the Holiday Inn & Suites Dodge City will want to request the special DCRP rate for their visit when making reservations. Contact the Holiday Inn Express at 620-225-1000.

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 www.dodgecityraceway.com.