Salute to America is Friday Night…Racing and Booms

Salute to America Night is this Friday (August 2nd) at Madison International Speedway

The Racing…Big 8 Late Models, Club La Mark Midwest Trucks, and Vintage Series

Over 30 Big 8 Late Models are expected to come to Madison on Friday night and battle it out on Wisconsin’s Fastest Half-Mile for 48 exciting laps.

The Club La Mark Midwest Trucks will be here too fighting it out for top honors.

See a wide variety of vintage cars that look great and race hard…all on the half-mile.

The Booms…Fireworks presented by Thunder Cat…it’s the best!

These guys from Thunder Cat somehow outdo themselves each year they are at MIS…you won’t be disappointed!!!

Plus we will be hosting a Vendor Faire on the hill with more than a dozen different vendors here to share their products and services.

Pit Gates open at 3:30 / Grandstands open at 4:30

Practice at 4:45 / Qualifying at 6:08 / Racing at 7:30

Admission is $15.00 for Ages 13 and up / $5.00 for ages 6-12 / Free for 5 and under


Schedule of Events…

Madison International Speedway

Friday August 2, 2013

 3:30 Pit Gates Open

4:45 Practice (Rotating, 2 Rounds)

– Midwest Trucks

-Big 8 LM


6:08 Qualifying (Trucks, Big 8 LM, Vintage)

**Driver’s Meeting to Follow**

7:20 Opening Ceremonies and National Anthem


Midwest Truck Heats 8 Laps

Big 8 Qualifying Races 10 Laps

Big 8 Dashes 6 Laps

Vintage Heat 6 Laps

Big 8 Last Chance 15 Laps

Midwest Trucks Feature 30 Laps (if 15 or more trucks 40 laps)

Big 8 Feature 48 Laps

Vintage Feature 10/15 Laps

FIREWORKS presented by Thunder Cat