Trucks at Eldora?

Discuss all of the dirt sanctioning touring divisions
User avatar
Dirttrackracing
Racer
Racer
Posts: 3769
Joined: Sun Sep 26, 2010 10:46 pm
Location: University Of Northwestern Ohio

Re: Trucks at Eldora?

Post by Dirttrackracing » Tue Apr 09, 2013 5:22 pm

ChickmagnetRacing wrote:Qualifying Format for the "MudSummer Classic" (In Text Form)

Five heat races (8 laps each); only green flag laps count
Five trucks transfer from each heat
Lineup for the qualifying races will be based on qualifying speeds with four locked-in trucks (trucks in the top 20)
The top-five trucks in qualifying will start on the pole for their respective qualifying race
Highest finishing non-locked-in truck will transfer to race from each qualifying race
From the heats, 25 trucks will have earned spots into the feature


15-Lap Last Chance Race; only green flag laps count
Top 4 will make up positions 26-29
The lineup will be based on the finish from the qualifying races


Starting position No. 30 will go to the most recent past series’ champion who has not already qualified. If the 30th starting position is not filled by an eligible champion, it will be assigned to the next highest finishing truck in the Last Chance Race.

The "feature" will be 150 laps in distance, and broken up into three segments.
Segment 1 - 60 laps
Segment 2 - 50 laps
Segment 3 - 40 laps

Pit stops will be allowed in between each segment to make adjustments.
I LOVE THIS! :clap: :yessss:

Shoutout to NASCAR. I think they got the format right on this one.
https://twitter.com/JBolyard1

UNOH student.

2013: 56 races at 15 different tracks.

2014 Races: 23

Waynesfield: 5
Eldora: 4
Attica: 2
Wiliams Grove: 3
Lincoln: 1
Kokomo: 1
Volusia: 1
Limaland: 2
Talladega Short Track: 1
Gas City: 1

Chili Bowl Nationals
Aarons 312 Talladega N'wide race
Indianapolis 500

Daytona Speedweeks:
Sprint Unlimited
Rolex 24
Daytona Rising CTSCC 200

User avatar
Scott Harro
Head Wrench
Head Wrench
Posts: 1989
Joined: Thu Feb 02, 2006 8:03 am

Re: Trucks at Eldora?

Post by Scott Harro » Wed Apr 10, 2013 6:33 am

this should be the format EVERY weekend for all levels of nascar with lap counts adjusted for each track. 1 day events for all divisions. this would definitely put butts back in the stands and in front of the tv.
My OPINIONS are just that and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of anyone or any track I am associated with!

User avatar
LM Fan
Rookie
Rookie
Posts: 177
Joined: Fri Mar 17, 2006 8:27 am

Re: Trucks at Eldora?

Post by LM Fan » Wed Apr 10, 2013 6:01 pm

agree. it would make them actually race instead of riding around for 400 miles and racing the last 100.

User avatar
racindad88
Crew Member
Crew Member
Posts: 1029
Joined: Fri Oct 22, 2010 10:26 am
Location: Hanover, PA

Re: Trucks at Eldora?

Post by racindad88 » Thu Apr 11, 2013 1:12 pm

from a lifelong fan you are right...ive all but given up on nascar
although now that ive discovered the Fabulous gem right in my backyard I dont even much think about them anymore
Shark Attack 1s Fan First
But Fan of all things Dirt

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests