Oval Track Racing Returns to Memphis International Raceway October 26

“Racing is Back! Memphis 250”

Twin 125’s for the ARCA/CRA Super Series and JEGS/CRA All Stars Tour presented by
Chevy Performance

Millington, TN (October 2, 2013) – Memphis International Raceway (MIR), Rusty Wallace
Racing Experience (RWRE) and Champion Racing Association Powered by JEGS (CRA) officials
proudly announce oval track racing returns to Mid-South. Memphis International
Raceway hosts “Racing is Back! Memphis 250,” a CRA sanctioned event, on Saturday,
October 26th. The ARCA/CRA Super Series Powered by JEGS Super Late Models and the
JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour is presented by Chevrolet Performance crate late models
and will feature two 125 lap races as well as stars of the Rusty Wallace Racing
Experience in a 50 lap race between the late model and qualifying sessions of this
incredible event.

“I invite all area race enthusiasts to witness history in the making and see Ross
Kenseth, Steven Wallace and Cody Caughlin compete as MIR hosts its inaugural race
on the oval in conjunction with Rusty Wallace Racing Experience and Champion Racing
Association powered by JEGS. This is what Mid-South race fans have been waiting
for, come out and show your support as we continue to grow and expand our racing
programs through valuable partnerships and our vision for the future of Memphis
International Raceway,” Pam Kendrick Vice President and General Manager of MIR.

“We are thrilled to thrilled to collaborate with Rusty Wallace Racing Experience
and Champion Racing Association powered by JEGS bringing the return of oval track
racing to our facility,” said Kendrick.

Celebrate the return of oval track racing to Memphis International Raceway and spend
the weekend where the racing rocks! Friday, October 25 is an open practice day
for all divisions. The gates open at noon, pits open a 2:00 PM and practice ends
at 6:00 PM. Saturday, October 26 is race day. The schedule is listed below:

Saturday, October 26, 2013 – Race Day

7:00 AM Pit Gates Open

9:30 AM RWRE Shootout Practice

10:00 AM Pro Late Model Practice

11:00 AM Super Late Model Practice

12:00 PM RWRE Shootout 50 Lap Race

12:30 PM Pro Late Model Qualifying

1:00 PM Super Late Model Qualifying

1:45 PM Pre-Race Ceremonies

2:00 PM Racing Starts

Last Chance Races (if needed)

JEGS/CRA All-Stars presented by Chevy Performance 125

ARCA/CRA Super Series Powered by JEGS 125

*Schedule is subject to change.

The Rusty Wallace Racing Experience relocated permanent southeastern headquarters
to MIR this year with a new 10,000 square foot maintenance facility. “We can’t
wait to share all the improvements we’ve made at MIR with the race teams and the
fans as we welcome racing back to this historic short track,” said Mark Ebert,
President of RWRE. “Plus with the addition of the RWRE Shootout we are going to
give a few aspiring racers the chance to race against others in equally prepared
RWRE Late Models, it should be a great opportunity for some new racers and a great
show for the fans.”

Both CRA races with the “Racing’s Back! Memphis 250” will be special post-season
events with the ARCA/CRA Super Series Powered by JEGS event paying $5000 to win
and the JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour Presented by Chevrolet Performance event paying
$4000 to win. Each event will count yellows and utilize just four tire races with
a break at lap 75 to refuel and make adjustments. There will be an open practice
on Friday, October 25th for both series. The tentative schedule of events calls
for pits to open on Saturday at 7am, practice to begin at 9:30, the RWRE Shootout
at Noon, and qualifying for the late model divisions beginning at 12:30 pm. The
Memphis 250 race program will begin at 2:00 pm; all times are Central Time.

Get your tickets today! Tickets are available for purchase on line by

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2-Day Reserved on Saturday
Adult $30.00
Junior $10.00

Friday – General Admission
Adult $10.00
Junior $5.00

Saturday – Reserved
Adult – $25.00 / $20.00 in Advance
Junior – $15.00 / $10.00 in Advance

Saturday – General Admission
Adult – $20.00 / $15.00 in Advance
Junior – $10.00 / $5.00 in Advance

Reserved Trackside RV
Per Space- $150.00 / $100.00 in Advance
(Only 20 available)

King Cotton Family 4 Pack
$50.00 includes tickets, hotdog, beverage for 4

For more information, about Memphis International Raceway visit

for more information about Rusty Wallace Racing Experience visit

For more information about the ARCA / CRA Super Series powered by JEGS and the JEGS/CRA
All-Stars Tour Presented by Chevrolet Performance, visit

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