Tri-State Speedway News & Publicity
2012 Schedule Released
Posted January 24, 2012
Haubstadt, IN – Jan. 24, 2012 The management of Tri-State Speedway has released the complete schedule for the upcoming 2012 racing season. A dozen special events are planned to offer fans a wide array of competition involving several sanctioning bodies.
The season will open on Saturday, April 21st with an appearance of the World of Outlaw Sprints. This race provides the only chance for fans to watch winged outlaw sprints at the track during the season. The action is always fast and furious!
The Midwest Sprint Car Series will make its first 2012 appearance at the speedway on Saturday, May 12th in the Spring Showdown, a co-sanctioned race with the USAC sprints. Sept. 15th is another date for both sanctioning groups to join together for the Haubstadt Hustler $10,000 to win race.
Among the MSCS races scheduled are the June 17th Father’s Day race, June 30th with the Summer Blast, the annual Hoosier Sprint Nationals paying $5000 to the winner on Aug. 4th, plus the holiday weekend race on Sunday, May 27th in a wheel to wheel match-up with the King of Indiana Sprint Series (KISS). The drivers will celebrate the Labor Day Weekend with a race on Sunday,Sept. 2nd and the MSCS season finale is scheduled for October 6th with the Harvest Cup race.
On June 2nd the USAC and POWRi Midgets will combine forces to bring the best open wheel talent in the nation together for the famed Hut 100. The 100 lap distance combined with the tradition of the race itself makes this a great addition to the schedule. The 600 cc Micro Sprints will also compete on this date.
USAC Indiana Sprint Week will conclude their seven nights of racing here on Saturday, July 21st crowning the champion once again here in southern Indiana.
The date for the UMP Late Model Summernationals will be Sunday, July 8th this year. The UMP Open Wheel Modifieds will be competing for an increased purse on this date along with Oct. 6th Harvest Cup race. The Modifieds will also be included in all scheduled events with the exception of the June 2nd Haubstadt Hut 100.
Advance tickets for April 21st may be ordered starting on Feb. 15th by calling 812-768-6025. Ticket orders for the remaining events may be placed starting on March 26th.<