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2013 Race Season
|October 6, 2012|
|Midvale Speedway Among Choices To Win 51 Awards|
It's that time of year where racefans, team members, and drivers get the chance to vote on the best of the best in short track racing. The nominations are in and voting for the 51's has begun on speed51.com. Midvale Speedway is one of this year's candidates for the Best Weekly Venue in Set Design. In addition, track announcer, Adam Mackey is among the picks for Best Sound Production - Short Track Announcer.
Casting a ballot is allowed once per day and all categories must be voted upon. To do so, go to speed51.com and cast your selections.
Midvale Speedway is extremely proud to make the nominations list in two of the categories and we highly appreciate your votes.
Page Created For Buying, Selling, Trading Racing Cars/Parts
I have created a swap page for competitors in Northeast Ohio, mainly at Midvale, Barberton, and the Main Event Racing Series to buy, sell, and trade race cars and parts. Feel free to add photos and info so that you can move your stuff.
Swap Page Here
2013 Divisional Rules Have Been Posted
(11-5-12) The divisional rules for Midvale Speedway's 6 weekly divisions have been posted in the rules section. Late Model, Economy Modified, Pure Stock, Compact, FunPact, and Mini-Truck rules are all online.
2013 Rules & Banquet Tix This Weekend At Swap Meet
(11-1-12) The Pro-Formance Swap Meet at the Stark County Fairgrounds is this Saturday and Sunday. I just got done updating the rules and sent them off to the print shop. They will be available this weekend. Banquet tickets are also available this Saturday and Sunday. Sunday is the last day to purchase, no question. The banquet is next Saturday.
For more info on the swap meet, go to www.autoevents.com.
Main Event XXV Heading To Sandusky October 20-21
The season ending specials across the country are winding down and one that many mark on their calendars has a change of venue in 2012. The Main Event Racing Series, holding its 25th annual season ending Main Event for Outlaw Super Late Models, is scheduled to run a 100-lap, $6,000 to win race Sunday, October 21st at Sandusky (OH) Speedway. The event was previously scheduled for September but was postponed due to inclement weather. Go to maineventracingseries.com for full info.
Awards Banquet Coming Saturday, November 10
The awards banquet, celebrating the top ten in each of Midvale Speedway's weekly divisions, is scheduled for Saturday, November 10th at the McDonald's Marlite Conference Center at 143 McDonald Drive, SW, in New Philadelphia, OH.
In addition to the top ten division awards, special awards will be announced and given out to the most improved, rookies of the year, sportsmen of the year, hard luck drivers, best appearing cars, outstanding pit crews, and most popular drivers in each class. A Young Gun Award, Longtime Service Award, a Rollover Award, and Track Record Awards are also on the docket. To claim cash and trophy prizes, drivers must attend the banquet.
There are a number of ways to order tickets. Stop by the track during the week between 10 AM and 4 PM, Smith's Auto Sales at 1816 Cleveland Avenue SW in Canton, Ohio 44707 during regular business hours or send a check to that location made payable to Midvale Speedway. Tickets will also be available at the Dave & Ed's Pro-Formance Swap Meet at the Stark County Fairgrounds on November 3/4. Those will absolutely be the last two days to purchase tickets. We recommend that you get them ahead of time.
Tickets are $30 each and the price includes your meal, draft beer, soft drinks, and entertainment. Cocktail hour is at 6:00, dinner at 7:00, awards at 8:00, and dancing/music starts at 9:00.
Thanks to all who made 2012 season one of the most successful in recent history. We can't wait for 2013's 60th anniversary season.
Written by: Adam Mackey