$10,000 358 Modified Shootout, Take Two
PLATTSBURGH- This weekend at Airborne Park Speedway, the Ernie's Discount Tools 358 Mod Shootout plus Sunoco Race Fuels Renegade 50 presented by Riley Ford.
The 358 Modifieds will make their return to the Airborne half-mile. After rain forced postponement of the event back on May 29, we are set to go with 75 laps of racing action for the Modifieds. Some of the Ernie's Discount Tools Sportsman Modified drivers will challenge the 358 Mods in the event. The top five from the Sportsman event back on May 28 will be guaranteed starters for this Saturday's race. Bucko Branham, Codie Aubin, Nick Heywood, Mike Wells and Danny Sullivan are the five guaranteed starters that will challenge Patrick Dupree, George Foley, Jessey Mueller, Pierre Berthiaume, Richard Tisseur and the rest of the 358 field.
In addition, the Jeffords Steel Renegades will run a 50 lap feature. Robert Gordon has been tough in the division, already picking up three wins on the season. Keep an eye out for some of the extra distance specialists in the race this weekend, Shawn Duquette, Richie Turner and Josh Terry as they all look for their first win of the season.
The Busch Beer Mini Mods will also be in action for their regular distance action. Josh LaPorte and Dale O'Neil have been the class of the field to this point with LaPorte picking up three wins and O'Neil picking up two.
Ticket prices for the weekend will be $15 for adults, $5 for kids ages 6-12 and $30 for a family of 2 adults and 2 kids. Post time for the event will be 6pm with the main gates opening at 3pm.
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