Lap money, cash bonuses add more than $6,000 at Super NationalsDan Engledow
BOONE, Iowa – Drivers competing in the Sept. 5-10 IMCA Speedway Motors Super Nationals fueled by Casey’s will take home more than $6,000 in lap money and cash bonuses.
The first bonus of the week will be the $25 per lap led paid by Centex on Labor Day Monday, Sept. 5 to the winner of the Southern SportMod main event.
Both Modified qualifying feature winners each night Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, Sept. 7, 8 and 9 get $100 bonuses from Derr Farms.
Malvern Trust and Savings Bank provides $500 toward the purse for Thursday’s non-qualifier Dash for Cash Deery Brothers Summer Series feature.
Gray Machine & Welding of Rock Island, Ill., pays $25 to the frontrunner for each of 30 laps of the Fast Shafts All-Star Modified Invitational Friday evening. The winner also receives an E-Z Bend tubing bender.
Four race of champions events are on the Saturday, Sept. 10 card.
One hundred dollars is at stake each time one of the 12 laps are scored in the Harris Auto Racing Race of Champions for Modifieds.
From start to finish, the companies paying lap money to the leader are Golden Empire Towing, Intensitee, Cookie’s Sauce & Seasoning, Walmart, Fareway, Diamond Oil, Goodwill Industries of Central Iowa, Ames Ford Lincoln, Saints Avenue Café, Baymont Inn & Suites, Dirt Modified Magazine and Derr Farms.
Leading the Sunoco Race Fuels Race of Champions for Stock Cars will pay $75 for each of 10 circuits, courtesy of Todd’s Taxi, Intensitee, Cookie’s Sauce & Seasoning, Walmart, Fareway, Diamond Oil, Ames Ford Lincoln, Goodwill Industries of Central Iowa, Wheelock’s Service and Saint’s Avenue Cafe.
Friesen Chevrolet and Big Daddy Race Cars pay $50 to the leaders on each of the 10 circuits in BSB Manufacturing Northern SportMod Race of Champions and the Stephenville Starter Hobby Stock Race of Champions, respectively.
A $250 bonus will be awarded to the Northern SportMod main event champion if they are participating with EQ heads. The same bonus will apply to the winner of Saturday’s Hobby Stock main event.
The Joie of Seating awards $250 cash to the champions in all divisions participating with a LaJoie-built full containment seat; $100 cash bonuses will be presented to any qualifying feature winner in the same seat.
Karl Chevrolet bonuses of $250, $150 and $100 go to the top three Modified, Northern SportMod and Hobby Stock finishers with crate engines.
Bushore Transmissions gives $100 bonuses to the highest finishing Modified, Stock Car, Hobby Stock and Northern SportMod customers in their respective main events.
Golden Empire Towing gives $200 cash awards to drivers of the best appearing Modifieds and Northern SportMods with the Represent Your State theme.