Over $3000 Up for Grabs MG Tires IKF Region 6 NW Gold Cup Sprint Series Hosted by Spokane Kart Racing Association

With over $3000.00 awarded in Rounds 3 & 4 of the MG Tires IKF Region 6 Gold Cup Sprint Series, the members of Spokane Kart Racing Association are anticipating that the  Pro series classes Smak Plastics Rotax Pro 400 and the Nitro Radish Pro World Formula  400 are again looking to award well over $3000.00 for the Memorial Day  weekend event. With these cash and prizes just beckoning to be claimed, it should bring in some of the top guns of the region and Canada to lay claim to the cash purse and awards. In addition to the Nitro Radish and Smak Plastics as Class sponsors, contingency awards are offered by Kart-O-Rama, Competition Motors Corp. BlackStar Racing, Kart Cover.

Smak Plastics has also announced this week that they will be adding an additional $1000.00 in year awards for the Rotax Pro Class to be awarded at the NW Gold Cup Banquet in November. In addition to the Rotax Pro Class sponsored by an additional $1000.00 will be added to the class for yearend championship pool.

The Spokane Kart Racing Association has been working on the Club’s Sprint track this spring to remove the bumps that have been the result of winter freezes at the pavement seams.  Dan Lane SKRA president said the continual seasonal changes over the years had made the track almost undriveable.

The Club membership worked over this past winter and spring cutting and removing the bad portions of the track and replacing with cement similar to the style that crews do to the interstate roads when the seams become unsafe. The enclosed pictures show some the work done. The Club had run a couple of races this season and is very happy with the results. Times on the track have improved and the improvements provided for better control and handling while on the racing surface.

Several of the Club members were on hand at Round 3-4 MG Tires IKF Region 6 Gold Cup Sprint Race, hosted by PSRRA at the Mountain high Raceway, who brought  the great news of the Spokane track improvements and to encourage everyone to come race, and enjoy the Holiday weekend the Spokane Kart Racing Association.

The Club is looking forward to hosting rounds 5-6 of the MG Tires IKF Region 6 Gold Cup Sprint Series races Memorial Day weekend May 23-25th and is excited to bring the series back to their home track for another great 2 rounds of the Gold Cup Series.

With a good number of hotels and amenities nearby, with great racing in store, this is a must stop race on the 2014 Schedule.

For more information go to www.nwgoldcup.com or www.spokanekarting.org

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