Story By: STEVEN PETTY / LANCASTER MOTORPLEX – LANCASTER, NY – Lancaster Motorplex will be back in action on May 20 for the first Saturday night racing spectacular of the 2023 season. A full card of Monroe Extinguisher Sportsman, Late Models, Street Stocks, 4 Cylinders, and the Mighty TQ Midgets will all be in competition at 6:30pm.
So far in the early part of the 2023 season, there has been two different winners in the Sportsman, Street Stocks, and 4 Cylinder divisions respectively. Jake Lutz and Shawn Nye have found victory lane in the Monroe Extinguisher Sportsman, with Jacob Gustafson and Tim Welshans celebrating their Street Stock victories. Andy Danielwicz and John Byrd won the two 4 Cylinder races so far in 2023. Eldon King III won the first appearance of the season for the Late Models, while Dave Schulz won his first career Lancaster victory in the Mighty TQ Midgets lone appearance.
Also, on tap will be the King Wolf Productions Big Wheels! Kids aged 3-12 can sign up at the picnic tables in the main concourse when gates open and race during intermission.
Pit gates will open at 2:30pm, grandstands open at 4:00pm, and racing will begin at 6:30pm. Grandstand admission is $25 for adults, with seniors (65+) and Veterans (with ID) $20, and kids 12 and under will be admitted FREE. Pit admission is $40 for members, and $50 for non-members. Crew admission for the pits is $40.