By: Eric Huenefeld
The official Entry Blank for Rockford Speedway’s 39th annual Spring Classic featuring the Big 8 Late Model Series at Rockford Speedway is now available online at www.big8series.com. (Follow this link: https://shorttracks.us/racing-photos/2015/10/EntryBlankSpringClassic16.pdf)
Set for Sunday afternoon April 17, Rockford Speedway’s Spring Classic kicks off the twelfth season of racing for the ‘Best Weekly Warriors in the Country.’ The popular Weekly Warrior Wages program which rewards each driver up to $250 per event based on their weekly racing and Big 8 Series success also continues again this year.
Racing action begins Sunday April 17 at 1PM, officially bringing the Midwest racing season to life. Joining the Big 8 Late Models at this season opening showcase are the Mid-American Stock Car Series and the American Ethanol Super Trucks.
There are multiple chances for Big 8 teams to get on track at Rockford Speedway for Practice in advance of Spring Classic. Saturday April 9 features an Open Practice session from 11 AM until 2:30 PM, while Spring Classic participants also have a chance to practice Saturday April 16 from Noon to 4 PM.
For additional information regarding the 39th Spring Classic and Rockford Speedway, please visit www.rockfordspeedway.com or call 815-633-1500.
For more information on the Big 8 Late Model Series, please visit www.big8series.com.