Little DCRP Back in Action this Sunday!July 24, 2019
Lonnie Wheatley, DODGE CITY, Kan. (July 24, 2019) – Racing action for Micro Sprint Cars and Karts atop the 1/7-mile Little DCRP clay oval continues with Sunday’s sixth round of competition at Dodge City Raceway Park.
Sunday’s action will get under way with the summer start time of 6:30 p.m. with a full slate of Micro Sprint divisions including Winged “A” Class, Non-Wing “A” Class, Restricted “A” Class and Junior Sprints (Novice and Advanced) along with Go Karts (Junior and Adult), Open Outlaw Go Karts and 500-cc Outlaw Cage Karts.
Pit Gates open at 3:30 p.m. The draw for heat race starting position will begin at 4:30 p.m. and end at 5:30 p.m. with hot laps getting under way at 5:45 p.m.
After Mal Mullens knocked Tanner Johnson out of Winged “A” Class victory lane for the first time this past weekend, three drivers remain spotless on the year with four wins in as many features. Those trying to make it five-for-five this Sunday include Trey Zorn (Restricted “A” Class), Deekan McRoberts (Novice Junior Sprints) and Caleb Berthof (Junior Karts).
In addition to Zorn, McRoberts and Berthof, other current points leaders include Johnson (Winged “A” Class), Zak Moore (Non-Wing “A” Class), Keenan Hernandez (Advanced Junior Sprints), Gage Robertson (Adult Karts), Rex Garrison (Outlaw Cage Karts) and Caleb Crockett (Open Outlaw Karts).
General admission to the grandstands is just $10 with children 11 and under admitted free. Pit passes are $20.
Sunday’s card marks the sixth 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.