Conway, Arkansas (06/15/20) – The COMP Cams Super Dirt Series (CCSDS) Super Late Models are preparing for one of their biggest weekends of the year. This Thursday – Saturday, June 18-20 the tour squares off against the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) at Johnny Stokes’ Magnolia Motor Speedway in the annual General Tire Clash at The Mag presented by Big River Steel.
The weekend includes three big shows over the course of three nights.
“Our drivers are excited, our fans are excited, and our staff is excited,” CCSDS CEO Chris Sullivan noted. “This was already a big weekend on our schedule, but with this being the biggest race so far in the area this year, it’s an even bigger weekend. Our teams are obviously facing a tough challenge going up against the Lucas Oil Series regulars, but I have no doubt that our drivers will hold their own. I’m looking forward to a great weekend of racing.”
The CCSDS is led into battle by defending series champ, Timothy Culp. The Midwest Sheet Metal Marked Man holds a 10-point advantage over Jesse Stovall atop the standings. Logan Martin, Spencer Hughes, Rick Rickman, B.J. Robinson, Robert Baker, Neil Baggett, Kyle Beard, Morgan Bagley, Brian Rickman, Hunter Rasdon, Drew Armstrong, Jon Mitchell, Payton Looney, Joe Godsey, Kaeden Cornell, David Payne and Chad Mallett round out the current Top-20 in the series points.
Spencer Hughes currently leads the way in the Midwest Sheet Metal Rookie of the Year battle overdrew Armstrong, Joe Godsey and Kaeden Cornell.
Heading into the weekend Tennessee’s Tim McCreadie sits atop the LOLMDS standings as the Midwest Sheet Metal Spoiler Challenge Point Leader. Tim McCreadie, Jonathan Davenport, Tyler Erb, Devin Moran, Kyle Bronson, Josh Richards, Shane Clanton, Billy Moyer Jr., Tanner English, Brandon Sheppard, Earl Pearson Jr., Hudson O’Neal, Shanon Buckingham, and Tyler Bruening round out the series Top 15.
The three-day General Tire Clash at the Mag – Presented by Big River Steel kicks off on Thursday, June 18 with a complete $5,000-to-Win LOLMDS / CCSDS program, which will be captured by the MAVTV cameras for a future broadcast. In addition, Thursday night’s program includes the Crate Racin’ USA Modified Sportsman battling in a complete $500-to-win / $50-to-start event. Hot Shots will also contest a complete event, paying $200-to-win/ $50-to-start plus a trophy.
Thursday night’s driver’s meeting is scheduled for 7:00 p.m. with hot laps at 7:30 p.m.
Action continues on Friday, June 19with the second round of the General Tire Clash at the Mag – Presented by Big River Steel. The LOLMDS / CCSDS contingent will once again go to battle in another complete $5,000-to-win, MAVTV filmed event. In addition, complete programs are scheduled for the Mississippi Street Stock Series ($1,000-to-win / $75-to-start), Crate Racin’ USA Late Models ($700-to-win / $50-to-start), and Ranch House Diner Factory Stocks ($400-to-win $50-to-start).
Friday night’s driver’s meeting is slated for 7:00 p.m. with hot laps at 7:30 p.m.
The General Tire Clash at the Mag – Presented by Big River Steel earthshaking finale is set for Saturday, June 20. The night’s LOLMDS / CCSDS program is headlined by a $15,000-to-win, 100-lap finale, which will be shown on MAVTV at a later date. Rounding out the program are the MSSS Street Stocks ($1,000-to-win / $75-to-start), Crate Racin’ USA Late Models ($1,000-to-win / $50-to-start), and Glenn’s BBQ and Fish Late Model Sportsman ($500-to-win / $50-to-start).
Saturday’s drivers meeting is at 6:30 p.m. with racing action starting at 7:00 p.m.
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For those unable to attend, all three nights of the event will air live on www.LucasOilRacing.TV .
PURSES, FORMAT, PRICES Based on 3-Day Event.
Thursday grandstand admission is $25 for adults. Kids (ages 6-10) are $5 with and children (ages 5 & under) free. A three-day adult grandstand pass is $80.
Friday grandstand admission is $25 for adults. Kids (ages 6-10) are $5 with and children (ages 5 & under) free.
Saturday grandstand admission is $35 for adults with kids (ages 6-10) $5 and children (ages 5 & under) free.
Thursday pit admission is $35 for adults with kids (ages 6-10) $25, and children (ages 5 & under) free A three-day adult pit pass is $110.
Friday pit admission is $35 for adults with kids (ages 6-10) $25, and kids (ages 5 & under) free.
Saturday pit admission is $40 for adults with kids (ages 6-10) $30, and Kids (ages 5 & under) free.
A Four Wheeler / ATV / Side-By-Side pit pass for the weekend is $25.
For more information on the event, please call Johnny Stokes at 662-574-2572 or the track at 662-240-3478 and visit the track’s website at www.MagnoliaDirt.com
The COMP Cams Super Dirt Series presented by Lucas Oil is sponsored by and would like to thank all of their sponsors including- COMP Cams, Lucas Oil, Pannell Chipping, VP Racing Fuels, Mark Martin Automotive, Keyser Manufacturing, P&W Sales, Allen Manufacturing, Integra Shocks, New Vision Graphics, Rocket Chassis, Midwest Sheet Metal, DirtOnDirt.com, Black Diamond Chassis, Larry Shaw Race Cars, Midwest Automation, Hoosier Race Tires, Bennings Heating & Air, Smiley’s Racing Products, Dixon Road U-Pull-It, Bad Boy Mowers, Beach Veterinarian Services, Air Power Consultants, Schoenfeld Headers, Hooker Harness, MI Truck Center, ASC Warranty, Quickcar Racing Products, Taylor Electric, M&M Paint, Horns Outdoors, Mid-State Golf Cars LLC, Delta Thunder Motorsports, Elia’s Mexican Grill, Advanced Powder Coating, and MSR Mafia Marketing Services.
For the latest information on the COMP Cams Super Dirt Series presented by Lucas Oil, please visit www.COMPDirt.com .