Continued rain in Phoenix has forced the cancellation of Saturday night’s scheduled Round Two of the Winter Challenge at Canyon Speedway Park.
Round Three of the Winter Challenge featuring the wingless Sprint Cars of the USAC Southwest versus the USAC West Coast Series along with IMCA Modifieds, Mini Sprints and Pure Stocks is still on as scheduled for Sunday with gates opening at 3:00 p.m. and racing action going green at 5:00 p.m.
Winter Challenge action will then continue on Wednesday before wrapping up with the final two legs on Friday, February 1, and Saturday, February 2. Tomorrow’s action offers up a $3,000 winner’s share, with the February 2 finale paying $5,000 to win. Features on Wednesday and Friday pay $2,000 to win.
The remaining 2013 Winter Challenge Schedule of Events is as follows:
Sunday, January 27 – Round 3 (Gates open at 3:00 p.m., Racing at 5:00 p.m.)
Monday, January 28 – Coyotes vs. Predators NHL game at Jobing.com Arena
Tuesday, January 29 – Winter Challenge Bowling Tournament at Brunswick Lanes
Wednesday, January 30 – Round 4 (Gates open at 5:00 p.m., Racing at 7:00 p.m.)
Thursday, January 31 – Octane Raceway Go-Karts
Friday, February 1 – Round 5 (Gates open at 5:00 p.m., Racing at 7:00 p.m.)
Saturday, February 2 – Round 6 (Gates open at 3:00 p.m., Racing at 5:00 p.m.)
Complete payout and race information is available at www.canyonspeedwaypark.
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Canyon Speedway Park is located in north Peoria, AZ, off Lake Pleasant Parkway, then 1.3 miles west on Carefree Highway. For more information, contact the track at 602-258-RACE(7223) or check online at www.canyonspeedwaypark.com.
by Lonnie Wheatley