Smoky Mountain Speedway returns to racing on Saturday, June 29 with a tripleheader of exciting racing action. The Mountain Moonshine Classic will see three exciting racing series competing on one night of racing.
The Schaeffer’s Iron Man Late Model Series invades Smoky Mountain for a $3,000 to win race. Maryville’s Robby Moses leads the series point standings heading into this weekend’s racing action fresh off his win last week. A number of top local and regional super late model drivers will be on hand vying for the $3,000 top prize.
The Durrence Layne Dirt Late Model Series will make their first visit of 2019 for a $3,000 to win race. Jake Knowles leads the series standings followed by Cruz Skinner, Oakley Johns, Tyler Wood, and Jake Rainey. Other local and regional crate late model racers will be competing.
The Brucebilt Iron Man Modified Series also make their first visits to SMS of 2019 with a $2,000 to win race. Area and regional open wheel standouts will be racing on June 29.
Pit gates open at 2:00. Grandstand and tier parking gates open at 4:00. The driver’s meeting is scheduled for 6:30 followed by hot laps and racing action at 7:00
Grandstand ticket prices are $20 for adults, kids 6-11 are $5, and children 5 and under are free. Tier parking tickets are $25 for adults, kids 6-11 are $10, and children 5 and under are free. Pit passes are $35 for adults, kids 11 and under are $20. Minors 18 and under must submit a Minor Release and Waiver of Liability form signed by parent/legal guardian. If form is not signed in the presence of an Smoky Mountain Speedway official, it must be notarized. Forms can be downloaded from the track’s web site.
During the intermission, there will be a coin and candy toss for kids 11 and under for kids in the grandstands and in tier parking.
Two lucky fans will win the thrill of a lifetime by entering two separate contests. The first winner will win a ride in the track’s new water truck during the parade laps of the Iron Man Late Model race and watch the race from the infield. The second winner will wave the green flag for the Iron Man Late Model race.
Smoky Mountain Speedway will also be offering several meal deals during the whole night. Several $5 fuel deals will be available including a hamburger or cheeseburger, chips or fries, and a drink for just $5. Several combos will be available.
Smoky Mountain Speedway is located 12 miles south of Maryville, Tennessee. From Maryville, take Highway 411 south for 10 miles and turn left onto Brick Mill Road. Follow Brick Mill Road for approximately 2 miles, the racetrack is on the right. The first entrance is for grandstand parking. The second entrance is for tier parking and campground access. The pit entrance is the next right on Crye Road.
For additional information, contact the speedway at 865-856-8989 or visit www.SmokyMountainSpeedway.com.