Flat Rock, MI—May 18, 2017: A field of 25-30 of the top outlaw Late Model drivers in the Tri-state are expected for the Saturday, May 27 Diamond Racing Products Joy Fair Memorial 100 at Flat Rock Speedway. The ARCA Moran Chevrolet Late Model 100 lap contest is part of the ARCA Super 6 Late Model Gold Cup Series, and will be a combined event with the Main Event Late Model Series.
The ARCA DTS Drive Train Specialists Street Stock division will also compete on the May 27 race card. A Racer’s Reunion is also planned.
A practice session from 5 p.m.to 8 p.m. is scheduled for Friday, May 26. The pit area opens at 3:30.
Saturday’s schedule will see the pit area opening at 1, with the first hour of practice reserved for the Late Models, beginning at 3 p.m. Time trials are set for 5:15 and racing begins at 7 p.m.
The 100 lap feature honors the memory of Joy Fair, who passed away several years ago. The race is the 6th Annual event to commemorate Fair, Flat Rock’s all-time win leader with 159 wins and 10 Flat Rock track championships. Steve Needles of St. Joseph, MI is the defending race winner. Members of the Fair family will be in attendance Saturday.
Practice, qualifying, last-chance race(s), a 25 lap B Main and the 100 lap feature make up the race card for the Super 6 Gold Cup/Main Event Late Model Series. The Street Stocks will run a full race program.
Royal Truck and Trailer Sales, Moran Chevrolet, DTS Drive Train Specialists, Diamond Racing Products, Dani’s Transport and former Guy Pritchard Investments/Tim Hortons of Windsor/Chatham-Kent, Ontario Canada are the six businesses that make up the ARCA Late Model “Super 6 Gold Cup” Series, which contributes an additional $2000 to each race purse of the Series six events in 2017.
Lap money sponsorship for the Diamond Racing Products Joy Fair Memorial is just $5 per lap. Public address mentions on race night and a listing in the souvenir program insert sheet are included. The leader of each lap of the feature events will receive the $5 bonus. Call 419-727-1100 or 734-782-2480 to become a lap sponsor today!
The updated entry list and lap money sponsorship list will be posted beginning next week on the Flat Rock home page in the next race box.