After being delayed a week by Mother Nature, the action-packed 2022 season at Florence Speedway is set to kick off this Saturday, April 2nd.
On Saturday, the on-track action will be highlighted by a $5,000-to-win program for Late Models. The Modifieds, G&G Express Sport Mods, and Hornets will also be in competition. Saturday, April 2nd will mark the start of the 2022 track points for those divisions.(Note: With Late Models not being a full time division in 2022, points will only be tracked for provisional purposes.) There will be no entry fee for any division on Saturday, April 2nd.
A full program is on tap for the Late Model division, which will include Qualifying, Heat Races, B-Mains, and the $5,000-to-win Feature. The Modifieds, G&G Express Sport Mods, and Hornets will compete in a weekly racing program of Heat Races, B-Mains, and a Feature.
A bonus will be award to the Top-3 finishers of the Late Model feature who are utilizing a steel block engine. The Top-3 Steel Block Late Models in Saturday night’s Late Model feature will receive $250, $150, and $100 respectively. Steel Block Late Models must declare at time of pill draw to be eligible for bonus money.
On Saturday, April 2nd the Pit Gates open at 1:00pm, followed by Main and Back Gates opening at 3:30pm. Hot Laps are set to begin at 4:00pm followed immediately by qualifying and racing action.
Ticket prices in the General Admission area will be $22 for adults (18+) while ages 13-17 will be $15. Children ages 12 and under are admitted for free to the General Admission area. A pit pass is $40.
For fans unable to attend, Saturday’s event will be streamed live on FloRacing. To learn more, please visit https://bit.ly/3unrMdm.
Late Model Tire Rule:
Hoosier: Any 20/1350 or Harder
American Racer: Any 44 or Harder
Florence Speedway is located in Northern Kentucky off Interstate 71/75, approximately 25 miles south of Cincinnati, Ohio. Take KY exit 180 off I-71/75; west on US 42, nine miles to the track on the left.
The Official Host Hotel of Florence Speedway is the Hilton Cincinnati Airport, located at Exit 182 (Turfway Road) off I-75/71 in Florence, Kentucky. For reservations, call (859) 371-4400 and request the Florence Speedway rate, or book online at https://secure3.hilton.com/en_US/hi/reservation/book.htm?ctyhocn=CVGCHHF&corporateCode=3026629&from=lnrlink
Florence Speedway would like to thank all of their great marketing partners, which include: Arizona Sport Shirts, AutoMasters, Bazell Race Fuels, Best Way Disposal, BLOX Spiked Ice, Bluegrass Diesel Specialist, Bimbo Bakeries, Classic Car Wash, Complete Auto Care, DirtonDirt.com, Doggie Paddles, FloRacing, Fretboard Brewing Company, G&G Express, Gasoline Life, Hilton Cincinnati Airport, koi Auto Parts, Kubota Tractor of the Tri-State, L&M Performance, Lucas Oil Products, Marshall Auto Group, MSR Mafia Marketing Services, NewRiff Distilling, River Metals Recycling, Slicker Graphics, Snappy Tomato Pizza, Sunoco Race Fuels, Toedter’s Isle of Frenchies, and Triple Crown Chiropractic.