Boats will be destroyed Saturday night August 25 at Rockford Speedway during Nick’s Beatin’ ‘N Bangin’ Boat Race presented by Windsor Auto Sales. Trucks and Vans will attempt to break their opponents’ boat from the tow vehicles in an attempt to be the last driver with his boat in tow at the end. Racing action will feature the fourth round of the Gilley’s Cool 5 Series with the NASCAR Stanley Steemer Late Models, Bargain Hunter Sportsman, Miller Lite American Short Trackers, RockStar Energy RoadRunners and Sam’s Drive-In Kidney Bean Race. One lucky fan could win $2,250 if they correctly pick the top four finishers of the Late Model feature in the correct order.
Spectator Gates open at 5, qualifying begins at 5:55 with the first race at 7:07pm. Adult tickets are $12, students (ages 12-17) $8, kids (ages 6-11) $5 with children ages five and under are admitted free. For more information visit www.rockfordspeedway.com or call 815-633-1500.
Help Send Eric to Daytona
Our announcer, Eric “The Hammer” Huenefeld is one of five finalists to become the announcer of next February’s UNOH Battle at the Beach being contested on the Super Stretch of Daytona International Speedway. Let’s vote Eric all the way to Daytona, click here to vote:
WREX Morning Show Live from Rockford Speedway Friday
Tune into WREX-TV this Friday August 24 as they broadcast live from Rockford Speedway from 6-7am. They will be interviewing our NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Point Leaders and showing preparation for Saturday’s Boat Race.
Sat August 25 Windsor Auto Sales Beatin’ ‘N Bangin’ Boat Race
Sat September 1 Hinckley Springs 50 Lap Figure 8
Sat September 8 Whelen NASCAR Championship Night
Sat September 15 Night of Thrills
Fri Sat Sun Sept 28-29-30 National Short Track Championships
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