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Monday October 14, 2013
Bridgeport, NJ (October 14, 2013) – For competitors attending Bridgeport Speedway’s Bill Thomas Memorial Micro-Sprint Nationals on Saturday, October 26, big money will be on the line. In the IPM Pest Management 600cc Micro-Sprint and 270cc Micro-Sprint divisions, the victor of each 30-lap feature will go away with $1000 and the take the green money will be $80. In addition, each finishing position in the Micro-Sprint classes will be sponsored. The cash collected in this endeavor will be added to the attractive purse. To date, several finishing positions have been sponsored at greater than the $10 stated minimum. To get your company involved, pass on best wishes to your favorite driver, or recognize one of your sponsors in a special manner, contact Mike Wisniewski at mike@bpspeedway.com for additional information.

Four additional car classes will be in competition on the inner dirt oval. The 4-Cylinder Enduro Cars will do battle with an enhanced purse available and they will be joined by the Delaware Chargers and Super Trucks. The Slingshots by Tobias will be on the card with $500 going to the victor if a minimum of twenty cars are on hand. The Garden State Vintage Stock Cars and an 8-Cylinder Enduro event will round out the program.

On Saturday, October 26, the gates open at 3:00 p.m. A trick and treat session for kids with drivers and their cars gets underway at 4:30 p.m. on the midway behind the main grandstand. Racing is set to start at 6:00 p.m. Pit admission is $30. Admission to the grandstands is $15 with no charge for kids 9 and under. In case of inclement weather, the Bill Thomas Memorial will be moved to Saturday, November 2.

Bridgeport Speedway provides a safe and secure family atmosphere, free parking, giveaways, and fan participation games. As a premier racing complex, Bridgeport Speedway is a banked 5/8th mile dirt oval, featuring a dirt 1/4 mile oval embedded in the center, and is located in Southern New Jersey -- just minutes from Pennsylvania and Delaware at exit 14 off of I-295.