Toccoa Raceway Hosts
Southern Nationals Bonus Series for $6,400-to-win Event on March
12, 2018) The Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals
Bonus Series presented by Sunoco Race Fuels and Tennessee RV will
visit Toccoa Raceway in Toccoa, Ga. on Saturday March 17th for
a 64-lap, $6,400-to-win and $450-to-start event. This will mark
the season opener for the track which is presented by Power Satellite
and will mark the first-ever visit by the series.
The Southern Nationals Bonus Series Late Models will be joined
in action by the United CC Modified Lite Series, the 602 Sportsman,
the Modified Streets and Front Wheel Drives.
This event marks the second night of a double-header weekend for
the Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Bonus Series. The
tour will open the weekend at Tri-County Race Track in Brasstown,
N.C. on Friday March 16th racing 40 laps for $3,000-to-win and
$300-to-start. This weekend will mark the start of the fifth season
of the Ray Cook-promoted tour.
On Saturday March 17th the pit gates will open at 1:00 pm, the
grandstand gates will open at 4:00 pm, the driver’s meeting
will be at 5:00 pm and hot laps are scheduled for 5:15 pm. Grandstand
admission is $20.00 per person while Seniors and Active Military
will be admitted for $15.00 with valid ID. Pit Passes will be
$35.00 per person.
The tire rule for the Toccoa Raceway SNBS event is as follows:
Hoosier 1300, 1350 and 1600 along with the American Racer 44,
48 and 56 compounds. The Hoosier 1600 and American Racer 56 is
a right-rear option. The entry fee is $100 plus a transponder
rental if needed.
The track will hold an open practice on Wednesday March 14th from
6:00 until 9:00 pm.
Toccoa Raceway is located at 3553 Highway 17 in Toccoa, GA 30577.
The track phone number is (770) 402-7234. For more information,
you can log on to www.ToccoaRaceway.com .
Further information on the Spring Nationals, Southern Nationals
and Southern Nationals Bonus Series can be obtained by calling
Promoter Ray Cook at (828) 360-5353 or Series P.R. Coordinator
Chris Tilley at (606) 219-1723 or visit the official website located
at www.SouthernNationalsSeries.com .
Toccoa Raceway purse (March 17) (64 Laps): 1) $6,400, 2) $2,500,
3) $1,600, 4) $1,200, 5) $900, 6) $700, 7) $675, 8) $650, 9) $625,
10) $600, 11) $580, 12) $560, 13) $540, 14) $520, 15) $500, 16)
$480, 17) $470, 18) $460, 19) $450, 20) $450, 21) $450, 22) $450.