Ohio Racing News
Friday, March 18, 2005
Dirt Track World Championship tickets; website released Monday
by Race Author
CHILLICOTHE, Ohio -- Advanced presale tickets, reserved seats and pit passes for the 25th Annual Dirt Track World Championship (DTWC), which will celebrate its silver anniversary as one of dirt Late Model racing’s premier ‘crown jewel’ races, will become available for race fans on Monday March 21 and may be ordered using several options. Additionally, promoters of the esteemed race will debut a new website on Monday. Carl Short and Dean Nardi will stage the mega-event at Jim Nier’s KC Raceway in Chillicothe, OH, a 3/8 mile high-banked oval on October 13-15, 2005 culminating with a $50,000 payoff to the eventual winner.
The 25th Annual Dirt Track World Championship kicks off on Thursday evening October 13 with an open practice session. Qualifying and heat races will be held on Friday evening October 14 with the consolation race, a non-qualifiers race and the 100-lap Dirt Track World Championship to be held on Saturday evening October 15. Sunday October 16 will serve as the rain date.
Presale prices for individual tickets are $40 for adult general admission, $10 for children general admission ages 6-11 with children under age six admitted free for general admission. The deadline for ordering presale tickets is October 1, 2005. All tickets pre-ordered will begin being mailed out on September 15, 2005. A presale three-day pit pass will be offered for $50.
After the October 1 presale deadline expires tickets prices will be $50 for adult general admission, $15 children general admission ages 6-11 with children under age six admitted free for general admission. Three-day pit passes will be $60.
Special reserved seating is also being made available for the 25th Anniversary Dirt Track World Championship. The top five rows of the grandstands, including the main grandstands and the soon-to-be-constructed new grandstands in turn four, will be mandated reserved seating. Presale tickets for reserved seating are $45 per ticket. After October 1 reserved seating will be $55. Reserved seating ticket prices for children age 11 and under will be $15 per ticket presale and $20 per ticket after October 1. A seating chart is available on the KC Raceway website (http://www.kc-raceway.com) and race fans may pick their preferred seats on a first-come, first-served basis.
Driver entry fee will be $100 if pre-entered by October 1, 2005. After October 1 the driver entry fee will be $200.
To purchase presale tickets and pit passes and/or to pre-enter a driver, money orders, cashier’s checks and credit cards may be used. The DTWC will accept presale credit card orders with Mastercard, Visa, Discover and American Express. To place your credit card order telephone the DTWC office toll free: 800.536.5277.
Tickets are also available via mail order by sending a money order or cashier’s check to: DTWC, P.O. Box 349, Powell, TN 37849.
Race fans will also be able to order presale tickets from the new Dirt Track World Championship website designed by Lynn Appleget of Appleget Associates that will debut on March 21. Fans will also be able to use PayPal to order presale tickets from the DTWC website. The new DTWC website will be located at: www.DTWC.net
For additional information about the 25th Annual Dirt Track World Championship contact: P. O. Box 349 - Powell, TN 37849. Telephone: 865-947-0500.
courtesy: Lehman Motorsports Services