Thursday, July 29, 2010
Busy Weekend for DARF Members
by Jerry Wahl
DAYTON, Ohio -- It will be a busy week-end for members of the Dayton Auto Racing Fan Club (DARF) as on Friday, July 30, members have their choice of taking advantage of DARF dates at either Moler Raceway Park or Limaland Motorsports Park.
Moler Raceway Park will host the members free of charge to the grandstands at their quarter-mile dirt oval for a full night of Late Model, UMP Modifieds, Street Stocks, and Chevettes. Gates open at 4:30 p.m. and racing at 7:30 p.m.
MRP information is available at www.molerracewaypark.com or by calling the track at 937 444-6215.
For the northern members Limaland Motorsports Park's quarter-mile dirt will entertain them with a night of events featuring the Fricke Memorial Thunderstock Select, non-wing Sprints, UMP Modifieds with the gates opening at 5 p.m. and racing at 7:30 p.m. Admission for DARF members will be half off to the grandstands.
Visit www.limaland.com or call 419 339-6249 for additional information.
It's time for the annual Dayton Auto Racing Fan Club (DARF) picnic at Eldora Speedway which will take place in the cool airconditioned Eldora Ballroom this Saturday, July 31. Show your DARF membership card between 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. and you are in free of charge and if you want to bring a non-member for the slight fee of $5 they can enjoy the delicious food.
It will be a full afternoon and evening of activity as a free classic car cruise-in will be held in the parking lot between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. plus it is DARF night at the famed Eldora Speedway.
The evenings action will feature the FASTRAK Late Models in a national meet paying $5,000 to the feature winner along with nn-win Sprint Cars with $2,000 going to their feature winner. DARF members will be admitted for just $10 for this event.
Hot laps begin at 6 p.m. and racing at 8 p.m. Visit www.eldoraspeedway.com for updated information or contact the track at 937 335-3815.
JULY CONGRATULATIONS TO DARF MEMBER DRIVERS
July 2 - Don Mahaffey late model feature winner Kil-Kare Speedway
July 2 - Mike Carroll modified feature winner Kil-Kare Speedway
July 2 - Doug Adkins modified feature winner Moler Raceway Park
July 3 - Doug Adkins modified feature winner Brushcreek Motorsports Complex
July 3 - Joe Hensel sport stock feature winner Columbus Motor Speedway
July 3- Matt Westfall sprint car feature winner Waynesfield Motorsports Park
July 10 - Sloan Henderson late model fast qualifier Columbus Motor Speedway
July 10 - Matt Westfall sprint car feature winner Waynesfield Motorsports Park
July 10 - Doug Adkins modified feature winner Brushcreek Motorsports Complex
July 16 - Jeremy Adams street stock feature winner Moler Raceway Park
July 16 - Doug Adkins modified winner Rocky Top Speedway
July 17 - Sloan Henderson late model fast time, dash & feature winner Columbus Motor Speedway
July 18 - Bud Perry USA modified feature winner Winchester Speedway
July 18 - Doug Adkins modified $5,000 feature winner Portsmouth Raceway Park
July 23 - Don Mahaffey late model feature win Kil-Kare Speedway
July 23 - Greg Stapleton modified feature win Kil-Kare Speedway
July 23 - Bryan Lynch compact feature win Kil-Kare Speedway
July 24 - Sloan Henderson new late model track record Columbus Motor Speedway
Next DARF dates
July 30 - Moler Raceway Park (free)
July 30 - Limaland Motorsports Park (half-off)
July 31 - Eldora Speedway, DARF picnic free to DARF members ($5 non-members)
July 31 - Eldora Speedway ($10 admission)
Fans who are not a member of the Dayton Auto Racing Fan Club are encouraged to join to take advantage of the many DARF track dates and events. A full 12 month membership is only $15 for a single or $20 per couple. Visit www.darfnews.com to check out the organization and to join contact Linda Berry, 937 698-2237.
MARK YOUR CALENDAR
December 4 - Annual Banquet of Champions
December 11 - DARF children's Christmas party