By Cody Morris
Tulsa, Oklahoma (5-28-2012) – On the heels of an action packed Memorial Holiday Weekend tripleheader against the NRA Invaders on Ohio clay, the Engine Pro ASCS Sprints On Dirt presented by ARP heads back to Michigan to visit a couple of familiar dirt ovals in the Great Lakes State.
Friday night has the Engine Pro ASCS Sprints On Dirt presented by ARP heading to Hartford Motor Speedway for the first of two SOD visits to the Hartford, Michigan ½ mile oval this season.
Saturday night the Sprints on Dirt switch gears for the “Saturday night in the ’Great White North’” at Cherry Raceway.
Located in Fife Lake, Michigan and voted the Engine Pro ASCS Sprints On Dirt’s favorite track in 2011, Cherry Raceway will host the first of three Engine Pro ASCS Sprints on Dirt visits to the high banked 3/8 mile oval.
>From the broader view, the weekend offers up the fifth and sixth races for the Engine Pro ASCS Sprints on Dirt presented by ARP. Powering into their 33rd season of competition, the Great Lakes State leader in winged sprint car racing will feature approximately 24 nights of action this season.
Saturday night’s ‘Great White North’ event at Cherry Raceway will also feature the first MAHLE/Clevite Short Track Challenge event. The MAHLE/Clevite Short Track Challenge is comprised of eight Engine Pro ASCS Sprints on Dirt presented by ARP events on Michigan bullrings.
Friday night’s Engine Pro ASCS Sprints on Dirt presented by ARP event at Hartford Motor Speedway begins at 8pm.
For more information regarding Hartford Motor Speedway, please visit
www.hartfordmotorspeedway.net or contact the track at 269.621.4482
For more information regarding Cherry Raceway, please visit www.cherryraceway.com or contact the track at 231.468.1477
The 2012 season marks the 21st year of sanctioning Sprint Car racing for the American Sprint Car Series, which brings the best of Sprint Car racing to dozens of different tracks throughout the nation and into Canada. Anchored by the Lucas Oil Sprint Car Series presented by MavTV, ASCS also consists of eleven different Regions throughout the nation.
Additional information regarding the American Sprint Car Series is available at www.ascsracing.com.