‘Stampede at ‘toga’ Race Information
Albany-Saratoga Speedway/Malta, N.Y.
Wednesday, August 15
Speedway Address: 2671 U.S. Route 9 Malta, NY 12020
Speedway Phone (Info Line): 518.587.0220
Speedway Website: www.albany-saratogaspeedway.com
Event Website: www.shorttracksuperseries.com
BD Motorsports Media LLC Phone: 845.728.2781
Pit Gates Open: 3:30 p.m.
Grandstand Gates Open: 5 p.m.
Drivers’ Meeting: 5:40 p.m.
Hot Laps: Immediately Following Drivers’ Meeting (approximately 6 p.m.)
Qualifying: 7 p.m.
Admission: Adults: $24 – Kids 11 and under: $5
Pit Admission: $35 (no license required)
Modified Car Entry: $15 (prior to August 10) or $20 (after August 10)
Camping & Parking: Permitted on Albany-Saratoga Speedway Grounds, FREE Of Charge
Big-Block/Small-Block Modifieds – 50 green-flag laps, $5,000 to win, $1,000 for 10th, $400 to start
Race No. 6 of the Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series Fueled By Sunoco Halmar International Sportswear North Region ($12,500 to 2018 series champion)
DIRTcar/Leb. Val./OCFS Spec Small-Blocks: 2,350 lbs.
“Big-Block” (range of 364 c.i.-477 c.i.): 2,500 lbs.
Small-Block (max. 363 cubic inches – post-race tolerance 370 c.i.): 2,400 lbs.
*No all-aluminum ‘built’ small-blocks or ‘small-block engines’ over 450 cubic inches.
*All weights are track-scale pounds; weights are taken post-race, with the driver in the car
Tire Options (must be purpose-build dirt Modified tire – no specialty or Late Model tires):
Right-Rear: American Racer 48 compound or harder or Hoosier D300 or harder
Left-Rear: American Racer 44 compound or harder or Hoosier D300 or harder
Right-Front: American Racer 33 compound or harder or Hoosier D300 or harder
Left-Front: American Racer 33 compound or harder or Hoosier D300 or harder
Sail panels are permitted. Sail panels must be no taller than 65 inches when measured from the ground. Sail panels mirror each other in size and shape side-for-side. The must extend no further forward than the rear of the driver’s seat and no further back than the end of the quarter-panel. Angled spoiler is permitted on the rear of the roof: no taller than four inches.
All other Short Track Super Series Fueled By Sunoco body rules will be in effect at this event. Visit the series 2018 Rules & Procedures posted on the series website for details.
Heat-race lineups will be determined via a draw for position at the pre-race drivers’ meeting. Top qualifiers will transfer to the redraw; other remaining qualifiers go to the main event. Consolations, with top finishers transferring, will set the remainder of the 24-car starting field. Heats and consolations are 8 laps in distance. Two series provisional starters, plus a track ‘buy-in’ provisional, will complete the starting field.
For general and safety rules, reference the Short Track Super Series Fueled By Sunoco general operating procedures.
Transponders are required at this event. One-way radios are mandatory. The frequency is 454.000.
Plus Sportsman: Albany-Saratoga Speedway weekly rules apply.