By Jeffrey Sachse
Wednesday, June 21st, 2011 - Oshkosh, WI. - Five divisions of racing will roar into action this coming Friday Night as the rain delayed Driver's Sponsor Appreciation Night is held at the Oshkosh Speedzone Raceway. This event is the tracks way of supporting it's drivers by giving driver's complementary tickets to give to their sponsors. This gives drivers an opportunity to build their relationship with the sponsors of their cars by giving them free passes to the track. Drivers who file a form are given tickets to distribute.
All five weekly divisions will be in action with nearly 120 cars expected. Automotive Supply Company Modifieds, Leon's Frozen Custard Sport Modifieds, Miller Lite Grand Nationals, Total Power Sales Street Stocks and Lynn's Service Center Dirt Devils will be on hand.
The show itself will be presented by Coors Light and Total Power Sales both located in Oshkosh.
T-P Sales (Total Power Sales) is a locally owned outdoor power equipment center that has been in Oshkosh since 1973. They are a Master service dealer for Toro consumer equipment, including walk mowers, tractors, zero-turn and snowblowers. They are also a Lawn-boy and Ariens dealer. T-P Sales handles a full line of Echo power equipment including string trimmers, chain saws, leaf blowers and hedge clippers. They even have a green house in the spring!
If you're in need of anything in outdoor power equipment, whether it's sales, service or just a little helpful information, stop out at T-P Sales. A half mile west of Hwy 41 on Old Omro Rd., just a quarter mile west of the Dept. of Motor Vehicles in Oshkosh.
Lee Beverage of Oshkosh returned to the raceway last year and has named Coors Light as a presenting evening sponsor. Lee Beverage of Wisconsin is a progressive company that started in Oshkosh from a small two truck operation and has transitioned into one of the largest distributors in the state that covers 21 counties.
Gates open at 5:00pm, with racing action beginning at 6:30pm. Adult admission is just $10, with students tickets available to those between the ages 11 and 15 at just $5. Children 10 and under are admitted free with an adult.
Oshkosh Speedzone Raceway is a 1/3 mile semi-banked clay oval located at the Sunnyview Expo Center which resides near the intersection of Highways 76 and County Trunk Y in Oshkosh. Weekly racing Friday Night racing continues until September. Fans and drivers are encouraged to visit the track website at www.oshkoshspeedzone.net for additional information on upcoming racing events.
This article was posted to the website on June 21st, 2011