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Three sanctioned divisions headline Southern Challenge

ABILENE, Texas (Oct. 10) – Abilene Speedway’s Southern Challenge sports

three I.M.C.A.-sanctioned divisions, with a guaranteed $70,000 purse to be paid

out at the Oct. 15-17 special event.

I.M.C.A. Sunoco Modifieds and Stock Cars, and the I.M.C.A. Hobby Stocks

headline the ninth annual event, spon-sored by Smiley’s Racing Products.

Modifieds vie for a top prize of $3,000 and a minimum of $750 to start

Sunday’s main event. Starting a “B” feature pays $500, with $125 to last-chance

qualifiers and $100 to non-qualifiers.

First place in the Stock Car feature pays $2,000, with $500 to start. “B”

main starters pocket $300. The Hobby Stock main pays $1,000 to win and $250 to

start, and “B” main starters get $150.

Drivers can only compete in one division.

Feature races for each of the three divisions will be 30 laps. A practice

session is on tap from 6-10 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 14, with complimentary beverages

and barbecue, and plenty of music, at the party to follow.

New to the Southern Challenge this year is a best looking car contest, with

trophies to be awarded to the selected car in each of the I.M.C.A. divisions.

More information is available from promoter Rob Poor at (325) 695-2369 or

(325) 692-8800.



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