Wednesday, September 09, 2020

Round 1 of Skagit Speedway's Championship Night Doubleheader Features Sprints, Midgets and Outlaw Tuners This Thursday

 Inside Line Promotions - ALGER, Wash. (Sept. 8, 2020) - Two champions will officially be crowned this Thursday at Skagit Speedway, which is hosting its first of two championship nights.

Thursday Night Thunder presented by the Rayce Rudeen Foundation will feature the season finale for the Cook Road Shell Sportsman Sprints and the Northwest Focus Midgets. Outlaw Tuners will also compete, but the season finale for that division is next week.

Without spectators being allowed into the grandstands because of COVID-19, Skagit Speedway is providing a live video stream from hot laps through the checkered flag of the final A Main in the racing program.

The price for the Pay-Per-View broadcast is only $24.95, which is the cost of one adult and one junior ticket at the track. Fans will need to visit the website and create a profile to be able to view the race. Payment and viewing instructions will follow. Visit http://www.SkagitSpeedway.TV to watch the event.

Qualifying is scheduled to start at 6:45 p.m. (Pacific) with Opening Ceremonies at 7:30 p.m. and racing to follow.

The closest points battle at Skagit Speedway is in the Cook Road Shell Sportsman Sprints division as Kelsey Carpenter leads Eric Turner by only six points. Sean Johnson is 14 points behind Carpenter. Bill Rude is 21 points out of the top spot and Steve Parker trails Carpenter by 30 points.

Jared Peterson owns a 39-point lead in the Northwest Focus Midgets standings. Nick Evans ranks second with Shane Smith third - 64 points behind Peterson.

Rick Young has continued to add to his lead in the Outlaw Tuners standings. Young, who has a top five in all nine races this year, has built a 66-point lead over Zach Dalrympie. Howard Vos is 77 points behind Young.

The pit gates open at 3 p.m. with the drivers meeting at 6 p.m. Teams are recommended to bring hand sanitizer and anyone entering the pit area should follow the advised COVID-19 guidelines. If anyone is not feeling well or has a high temperature please stay home.


Thursday during Thursday Night Thunder presented by the Rayce Rudeen Foundation featuring Cook Road Shell Sportsman Sprints, Northwest Focus Midgets and Outlaw Tuners


Skagit Speedway features a live video stream of its racing competition from hot laps through the checkered flag of the final race of the night. For more information, visit http://www.SkagitSpeedway.TV.







Skagit Speedway is a premier 3/10-mile, high-banked dirt oval located in Alger, Wash. The season traditionally runs from April through September with featured divisions including Budweiser 360 Sprint Cars, Skagit Aggregates Modifieds and Outlaw Tuners. The track also hosts special events each year, including a visit by the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series and the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour. For more information, visit


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