Lake Erie Speedway officials released the “2014 Season Fueled By Kwik Fill” schedule in preparation for the 13th race season at the famous 3/8 mile asphalt short track. The traditional race schedule will highlight weekly racing, touring series, and special events in the region from May 24th through September 6th. Opening Night 2014 will kick off the race season on Saturday, May 24th with the standard five race division line up including the Plyler Overhead Door Modifieds (NASCAR), Street Stocks (NASCAR), Compacts (NASCAR), Legends (US Legends Cars International), and Bandoleros (INEX).
The Feature Event laps for a standard race night will include Plyler Overhead Door Modifieds, Street Stocks, and Legends running 30 lap feature events, Compacts running 20 lap feature events, and the Bandoleros will run 15 lap feature events. Each race division will be featured in at least one extended lap feature event throughout the season.
Several race nights will continue in the tradition of mixing touring series events in with the standard weekly race divisions, as the NYPAMA (New York/Pennsylvania Midget Association) return for the annually scheduled events on Saturday, June 7th and Saturday, August 9th. Fans will be introduced to a different style of racing on Saturday, July 26th for the first ever appearance by the Big 10 Super Stock Series at Lake Erie Speedway in a 35 lap feature event.
Monster Jam featuring Grave Digger rolls into town for a two day show on Friday, June 20th and Saturday, June 21st, while Crash-A-Rama will thrill fans with two specially scheduled events in 2014. The first scheduled Crash-A-Rama will take place on Saturday, May 31st and the second Crash-A-Rama will be on Saturday, August 2nd, which is the traditional timeframe for this event. The nationally recognized “The Zombie Run: Extreme/Black Ops” is a newly added “Fun Run” event that will kick off the major events for the year on Saturday, May 17th.
Branden J. Kaczay, Lake Erie Speedway’s Executive Vice President-Business Operations, stated, “The 2014 Season Fueled By Kwik Fill schedule, much like the schedule for the past couple of years, continues to provide fans and race competitors with an excellent flow of high energy events each and every week. Lake Erie Speedway continues to provide the absolute best in racing and entertainment.”
2014 Season Fueled By Kwik Fill
ALL DIVISIONS= Plyler Overhead Door Modifieds, Legends, Street Stocks, Compacts, Bandoleros
Saturday, May 17th- The Zombie Run: Extreme/Black Ops (Fun Run with Obstacles)
Saturday, May 24th- ALL DIVISIONS- OPENING NIGHT 2014
Saturday, May 31st- Crash-A-Rama featuring School Bus Figure 8 Racing
Saturday, June 7th- ALL DIVISIONS featuring Plyler Overhead Door Modified 40 Lap Feature Event
Saturday, June 14th- ALL DIVISIONS featuring NYPAMA (Midget Racing Series)
Friday, June 20th- Monster Jam featuring Grave Digger
Saturday, June 21st- Monster Jam featuring Grave Digger
Saturday, June 28th- ALL DIVISIONS featuring Bandolero 20 Lap Feature Event
Saturday, July 5th- ALL DIVISIONS featuring Compact 25 Lap Feature Event
Saturday, July 12th- ALL DIVISIONS featuring Plyler Overhead Door Modified Twin 20 Lap Feature Events
Saturday, July 19th- ALL DIVISIONS
Saturday, July 26th- ALL DIVISIONS featuring Big 10 Super Stock Series
Saturday, August 2nd- Crash-A-Rama featuring School Bus Figure 8 Racing
Saturday, August 9th- ALL DIVISIONS featuring NYPAMA (Midget Racing Series)
Saturday, August 16th- ALL DIVISIONS featuring Plyler Overhead Door Modified 40 Lap Feature Event
Saturday, August 23rd- ALL DIVISIONS featuring Legends 50 Lap Feature Event
Saturday, August 30th- ALL DIVISIONS featuring Street Stock 40 Lap Feature Event
Saturday, September 6th- ALL DIVISIONS- CHAMPIONSHIP NIGHT 2014
* Dates/Events listed are subject to change