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Test N’ Tune rescheduled at Speedway for April 4th

By Staff | Apr 1, 2015

Mother nature maintains a strong grip over ‘The Bullring’ this March. The near record colds throughout the first quarter of the year hasn’t allowed ample time for track officials to get ready for racing yet in 2015. Combined with a unseasonably cold temperature forecast and a few rainy days ahead, track officials were forced to postpone the schedule practice for March 28.

The reschedule date for “TEST N’ TUNE” is now slated for Saturday April 4 at the Speedway from 1 – 5 p.m. All-cars are welcome to attend. General admission race fans are admitted free of charge to come and go throughout the day with pit passes priced at just $15.

Families are encouraged to come witness the local racers of the ‘Bullring’ as they break out their new rides for the first time in anticipation for the season ahead. Additionally, an ‘Easter Egg Hunt’ will also be held during practice at 2 p.m. on the general admission grounds behind the main grandstands.

The postponement of practice will also push back the seasons official racing opener to April 11 where race fans will get an opening night entree which includes watching the tracks mighty Mod-Lite division battle during the $500 to win, the Fifth Annual “Pat Herrick Memorial”. All regular divisions will also be in action with ‘Bullring Bucks’ bonuses to be awarded for Fast Qualifiers, Heat Race Winners, Longest Tow, Hard Charger, and more.

The Tyler County Speedway is located in the scenic WV hills, just 4 miles south of Middlebourne, on State Route 18 at the Fairgrounds approximately an hour from Wheeling, Clarksburg and Parkersburg. Tyler County Speedway is considered by fans, drivers and industry insiders to be one of the raciest tracks in the nation and has been dubbed the ‘Bullring’ with three and four wide racing action being the norm not the exception.

The Speedway annually hosts some of the largest and most popular events in the Ohio Valley region! National and regional touring series such as the World of Outlaw Late Model Series, Renegades of Dirt Modified Tour, FASTRAK Racing Series, BOSS Sprints and much more appear frequently. In addition to the incredible Special Event lineup, the Tyler County Speedway Weekly Racing Series consists of the Super Late Models, FASTRAK Late Models, Open Wheel Modifieds, Hotmods, ModLites, FWD 4 Cylinders and MWRA Mini Wedges on Saturday Nights April thru September.

For additional information regarding the Tyler County Speedway follow us online at www.tylercountyspeedwayonline.com, phone the track office at 304-771-6874 or 304-771-5661 or on raceday at 304-758-2660.