Virginia Army National Guard / NAPA of King William Night this Saturday August 13th; Point Battles Tight
Jamaica, VA — Bill Sawyer’s Virginia Motor Speedway will return to action this Saturday August 13th and host NAPA of King William / Virginia Army National Guard Night featuring four divisions of Virginia Army National Guard Dirt Series action. See the Victory Lap Late Model, Truckin Thunder Sportsman, Budweiser Modifies and the Collision One Limited Stock divisions. Come experience the raw, pure excitement that is dirt racing!
The night’s activities will include several special displays by the Virginia Army National Guard. On the grounds will be the National Guard AMA Pro Superbikes and simulator; the #29 National Guard Late Model of Brandon Butler and the Rolling Thunder Humvee.
Competitor gates for Saturday, August 13th will open at 4pm with spectator gates opening at 5pm. On track activities will begin at 6:30pm with hot laps.
Divisions scheduled to race on Saturday August 13th: Victory Lap Late Models (35 Laps); Truckin Thunder Sportsman (25 Laps); Budweiser Modifieds (25 Laps); and the Collision One Limited Stock Cars (20 laps). All divisions will run Hot Lap Time Trials and Features.
Admission price for Adults $10, seniors (60+) $8; military (active/retired w/ proper I.D.) $5, students 13 – 17 years old $7, children 7 to 12 $4 and children 6 and under admitted free. Pit passes will be $20.
CHAMPIONSHIP POINT BATTLES HEATING UP: The battle for the point championships are heating up in every division and the Virginia Army National Guard Dirt Series Championship is still up in the air as to who has the inside track for the $2000 prize and big eagle trophy. In the Victory Lap Late Models David Williams closed the gap on current point leader Scott Adams to 26 points. In the Budweiser Modifieds Dan Arnold of Chester, VA extended his point lead to nine points over Brian Maxey of King George, VA; in the Truckin Thunder Sportsman Todd Traylor closed the gap on Roger Jamerson for the top spot to just three points and in the Collision One Limited Stock Car division Wesley Givens Mechanicsville, VA clings to a five point advantage over Joe Ender of Glen Allen, VA.
To enhance the fans racing experience the speedway has installed a short wave FM transmitter and all of the evening’s action can be heard at 95.5 FM. So bring your portable radio headset and enjoy hearing all the action.
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Bill Sawyer’s Virginia Motor Speedway, an ASA Member Track, is a ½ mile dirt oval track is located on U.S. Route 17, eight miles north of Saluda, VA and 25 miles south of Tappahannock, VA in Jamaica, VA. The speedway is just a short drive from Richmond, Fredericksburg, Southern Maryland and the Hampton Roads area.
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VIRGINIA ARMY NATIONAL GUARD DIRT SERIES POINTS AS OF 8/8/11:
Victory Lap Late Model Top 10
1. (678)Scott Adams (Chester, VA), 2. (652)David Williams (Avenue, MD), 3. (627)Kenny Moreland (Waldorf, MD), 4. (622)Derick Quade (Mechanicsville, MD), 5. (617)Tim Shelton (Fredericksburg, VA), 6. (605)Matt Marshall (Stuarts Draft, VA), 7. (603)Davis Lipscombe (Mechanicsville, VA), 8. (577)Andy Gregg (Portsmouth, VA), 9. (553)Alan Anderson (Norfolk, VA), 10. (521)Brandon Long (Mechanicsville, MD),
Truckin Thunder Sportsman Top 10
1. (680)Roger Jamerson (Glen Allen, VA), 2. (677)Todd Traylor (King William, VA), 3. (660)Stephen Childress (St. Stephens Church, VA), 4. (641)Tony Wood (New Kent, VA), 5. (629)Junior Carter (Mechanicsville, VA), 6. (621)J.R. Guy (Mechanicsville, MD), 7. (615)Davey Pullen (New Kent, VA), 8. (596)Bubba Holloway (Qiunton, VA), 9. (574)Michael Hayes (Ruther Glen, VA), 10. (572)Wayne Carroll (Fredericksburg, VA),
Budweiser Modified Top 10
1. (686)Dan Arnold (Petersburg, VA), 2. (677)Brian Maxey (King George, VA), 3. (664)Page Harrison (Jetersville, VA), 4. (632)Curtis Barricks (Chesterfield, VA), 5. (589)Charlie Hubbard (Chesapeake, VA), 6. (563)John Ferguson (Gloucester, VA), 7. (536)Chris Arnold (Petersburg, VA), 8. (532)Brandon Galloway (Gloucester, VA), 9. (518)Aaron Harris (R) (Richmond, VA), 10. (508)James Jessee (Spotsylvania, VA),
Collision One Limited Stock Car Top 10
1. (660)Wesley Givens (Highland Springs, VA), 2. (655)Joe Ender (Glen Allen, VA), 3. (649)Ryan Toole (Richmond, VA), 4. (634)Brandon Coates (Tappahannock, VA), 5. (618)Ricky Douglas (Unionville, VA), 6. (605)Brett Adkins (Gloucester, VA), 7. (596)Brandon Sandridge (New Kent, VA), 8. (590)Thomas Rose (Gloucester, VA), 9. (566)James Givens (Highland Springs, VA), 10. (534)Ryan Hutchens (Toano, VA),