1) Saturday, May 4th & Sunday, May 5th The Joe Shear Classic 100 Season Opener

Starring the ARCA Midwest Tour along with the INEX Legend Series regional national qualifier plus Midwest Trucks.

Madison International Speedway
Joe Shear Classic Season Opener Schedule
May 4th and 5th

Saturday May 4th

9:30AM: Pit Gate Opens

10:00AM: Hoosier Tire Sales (Practice Tires Only)

12:00PM: Practice Begins All Divisions

5:00PM: Practice Ends (Haulers May Stay in Place)

  • Camping Reservations Contact: Dave Grueneberg (608-513-2278)

Sunday May 5th

8:00AM: Pit Gate Opens

8:30AM: Tire Sales Begin (Top 20 then Post Mark Entry) Plus Trucks

8:45AM: Practice Tech/Qualifying Tech ARCAMT (No Engines)

10:45AM: Drivers Meeting

11:30AM: ARCAMT Practice (60 Mins)

12:30PM: Midwest Trucks and Legends (40 Mins)

 1:15PM: Qualifying Begins (SLM, Trucks and Legends)

  2:20PM: Opening Ceremonies

 2:30PM: Racing Begins


  • Hedman Hedders ARCAMT Qualifier: 15 Laps
  • Midwest Trucks Heat Races: 8 Laps (2)
  • JRI Shocks ARCAMT Fast Dash: 12 Laps
  • Legends Heats: 8 Laps (2)
  • ARCAMT Last Chance: 20 Laps
  • Midwest Truck Feature: 40 Laps
  • Legends Feature: 20 Laps
  • Joe Shear Classic 100
 (Break at Lap 64, 36 Lap Dash to Follow)