Two-Day NorCal Posse Shootout Coming to Placerville Speedway

by Placerville Newswire / Sep 22, 2016 / comments

Dates:
Fri 15:00, 2016-10-14, and Sat 23:00, 2016-10-15

Location description:
Quarter mile dirt track that has been home to auto racing in El Dorado County since June 18, 1965 at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds. The steep banked dirt track that is home of the best Saturday night show on dirt in Northern California.

Event description:

Friday -
Night 1 of the 2-day event featuring some of the best 360 drivers and teams in the Western States as well as the Nor Cal Dwarf Car Association- NCDCA and Wingless Spec Sprints.

$3000.00 to win and $300 minimum to start the A feature.

Using a qualifying format 100 points for quick time and 1 point drop per position

*Based on the number of cars, the field may be split for qualifying

Top 48 cars from qualifying make heats - 16 car invert (top 4 qualifiers inverted in each heat), 10 laps, 50 points to winner and 3 point drop per position

Top 8 in total points after heats make the Posse Pole Shuffle.
In the event of a tie, the position will be awarded to the highest qualifier.

Posse Pole Shuffle will consist of 2 cars on the track (at opposite ends) racing against the clock. Order will be determined by random draw on front stretch prior to pole shuffle. Drivers that draw 7th and 8th will go first, the winner of that race will go against 6th, etc.

Finishing order of Posse Pole Shuffle lines up first 4 rows of A Main.

C Main - 10 laps, lined up by points.

B Main - 15 laps, lined up by points. 6 will transfer & tag the back of the A

A Main (starts 22 cars) - 30 laps, lined up by points behind pole shuffle cars.

Top 4 finishers in the A Main are locked into Saturday Night.

"AFTER PARTY" in the Forni Building featuring Live Music and a taco feed immediately after the races conclude.

Saturday -
Night 2 of the 2 Day event will host some of the best 360 Sprint Car Drivers in the Western States as well as the Nor Cal Dwarf Car Association- NCDCAwill be returning for another night of racing action.

$7000.00 to win and $500 minimum to start the A feature.

Points from Friday will determine Saturday heat race starting positions. Each car will run 2 heats, 10 laps each. First heat starting positions are determined by Friday night points. The Second heat is fully inverted from 1st starting grid. Points from both heats are used to line up the Mains. 
In the event of a tie, the position will be awarded to the fastest lap turned during heat races.

*If a competitor doesn’t have points from Friday night, the best he/she can start is 9th behind the shuffle cars.

C Main - 10 laps, lined up by points.

B Main - 15 laps, lined up by points. 6 will transfer & tag the back of the A

A Main (starts 22 cars) - 40 laps, cars lined up by points behind pole shuffle cars.

Top 4 in points after heats are sent to the Posse Pole Shuffle with the 4 locked in cars from Friday Night.

Posse Pole Shuffle will consist of 2 cars on the track (at opposite ends) racing against the clock. Order will be determined by random draw on front stretch prior to pole shuffle. Drivers that draw 7th and 8th will go first, the winner of that race will go against 6th, etc.

PURSE:
Friday Saturday
1st $3000 $7000
2nd $2500 $5000
3rd $2000 $3000
4th $1500 $2000
5th $1000 $1500
6th $ 900 $1000
7th $ 800 $ 900
8th $ 700 $ 800
9th $ 600 $ 700
10th $ 500 $ 600
11th $ 400 $ 500
12th $ 300 $ 500
13th $ 300 $ 500
14th $ 300 $ 500
15th $ 300 $ 500
16th $ 300 $ 500
17th $ 300 $ 500
18th $ 300 $ 500
19th $ 300 $ 500
20th $ 300 $ 500
21st $ 300 $ 500
22nd $ 300 $ 500

General Admission Tickets:
Friday Saturday
Adults $20 $22
Sr (62+)/Military $15 $18
Junior (12-17) $15 $18
Kids (6-11) $ 6 $ 6
Child (5 & under) FREE FREE

Grandstands & ticket sales open at 3:00 pm
Season Ticket Holders have reserved seats and each seat is clearly marked.

Pit Entrance Fees: $40 per night per person
Pit Gates open 2:00pm

Nor-Cal Dwarf Car Assn: Friday & Saturday Nights will be a Draw Show format

360 Wingless Spec Sprints will compete in a Draw Show format – Friday Night only. Purse details will be released as they become available.

Camping at the El Dorado County Fair & Event Center is available. Call 530-621-5860 today to reserve your space.

Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/1780944035523512