ICE BOWL 28 RINGS IN 2019 FOR THE DURRENCE LAYNE LATE MODEL SPORTSMAN DIVISIONnesmith
CARTERSVILLE, GA – The 28th Annual Ice Bowl at Talladega Short Track in Eastaboga, AL will ring in the 2019 season with a $1,500-to-win opener for the Durrence Layne Chevrolet Late Model Sportsman Division. The on track activity will begin on Thursday and run through Sunday.
The Ice Bowl race is also the opening event of the 2019 season for the Durrence Layne Chevrolet Late Model Sportsman Division. The Ice Bowl Race is a non-points race, as the 2019 Durrence Layne Weekly Racing Series 27-week season doesn’t begin until March 25 and run through September 29. At that time, a driver’s best 14 weekly point totals will count as their season total.
The Durrence Layne Chevrolet Late Model Sportsman Division can practice on Thursday and Friday. Saturday will see Qualifying and Heat Races to determine the front half of the Ice Bowl starting line-up. The B-Main Races and the $1,500-to-win Ice Bowl Main Event for the Durrence Layne Chevrolet Late Model Sportsman Division will be held on Sunday.
Competitors are highly encouraged to complete their Registration and complete their 2019 Durrence Layne Late Model Sportsman Division paperwork before Saturday to avoid long lines at the Registration Window. Competitors must have completed their Pre-Race Registration and Technical Inspection before their race car can roll on to the race track.
On Thursday, the Talladega Short Track Pit Gate opens at 9 a.m. Central Time. Practice time for all Divisions begins at 12 Noon and will continue until dusk. On Friday, the Pit Gate Opens at 9 a.m., and practice will conclude at 4:30 p.m.
Competition for the Durrence Layne Chevrolet Late Model Sportsman Division begins on Saturday, and the Pit Gate opens at 8 a.m. The Drivers Meeting is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. and Hot Laps begin at 10 a.m. with Qualifying and Heat Races to follow. On Sunday, the Pit Gate opens at 9a.m., with the Drivers Meeting set for 11 a.m. Consolation Races and Feature Races begin at 12 Noon.
Talladega Short Track is located at 4343 Speedway Blvd., Eastaboga, AL 36260. For more information call 256-831-1413, or visit the track web site at www.talladegashorttrack.com. You can also like them on Facebook at Talladega Short Track.
For more information and rules about the Durrence Layne Chevrolet Late Model Sportsman Division, visit the series web site at www.nesmithracing.com, or visit the series on Facebook at NeSmith Racing. You can follow us on Twitter @NeSmithRacing.
Durrence Layne Chevrolet, Buick, GMC of Claxton, GA is the Title Sponsor of the Durrence Layne Late Model Sportsman Division. Durrence Layne Chevrolet, Buick, GMC is one of the nation’s top GM Powertrain and Performance Dealer seven years running, with free delivery anywhere in the Southeast. Chevrolet Performance Parts is an Official Sponsor of the Durrence Layne Late Models. Hoosier Racing Tire is the Official Tire Sponsor of the Durrence Layne Late Models. VP Racing Fuels and Lubricant is the Official Race Fuel and Lubricant of the Durrence Layne Late Model Sportsman Division. RockAuto.com is an Associate Sponsor of the Durrence Layne Late Models. Fullmoon Graphics is the Official Wrap, Banner, and Sign Company of Durrence Layne Racing.