GATEWAY MOTORSPORTS PARK RELEASES 2013 E.T. CHAMPIONSHIP RACING SEASON SCHEDULE AND CLASS INFORMATION
For Immediate Release
March 8, 2013
MADISON, IL – Officials of Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois have released the 2013 E.T. Drag Racing schedule for the St. Louis area NHRA sanctioned facility. The 2013 Championship season features 11 points events with the first race in conjunction with the NHRA Division 3 National Open on Saturday, April 13.
“Following our organizational meeting with the Gateway Motorsports Park racer council, we expanded the series to provide ten points opportunities for our E.T. racers,” said Chris Blair, Gateway Motorsports Park Senior Vice President of Business Development and Promotion. “This schedule provides a nice balance of racing to determine a track champion and also showcases our local racers with several special events.”
The 2013 Gateway Motorsports Park event schedule is still evolving and being modified as new racing opportunities are developing. The track will host another racer council meeting before April 1 to review show enhancements, special programs and support classes to run in conjunction with the series.
“Racers in the St. Louis Metropolitan area have a tremendous number of racing opportunities here at Gateway Motorsports Park,” continued Blair. “We are fine-tuning our program to offer a great program of local, regional and national level events and each week more information will be coming as we prepare for the 2013 opening.”