Shangri-La II mid-season championships rescheduled for Thursday
The management of Shangri-La II Motorspeedway in Tioga Center, N.Y., has just announced that the Mid-Season Championships which were rained out for June 29 have been rescheduled to this Thursday evening, July 4. The program will feature the Pudgies Pizza Street Stocks, Sportsman Modifieds, the 4 Cylinder Stocks and the Atlantic Coast Old Timers. The New York State Big 10 Super Stock Series race which was scheduled for July 4 will be rescheduled for a later date. This sets up a huge night of racing on Rumble Ridge as the annual Jet and Monster Truck show will also be running at Skyview Drags. " The fourth of July Holiday is very special to Shangri-La II as it celebrates its fifth anniversary of hosting racing events on the concrete high banks" said event manager, Amy Culver. "There will be competition going strong at both facilities, Jet Trucks lighting the Skyview Drags Tower ablaze and Monster Trucks at both tracks, not to mention the close points battles in the Pudgies Pizza Street Stocks and the Sportsman Modifieds being contested at The Concrete Castle".
One admission price gives access to both tracks. Pit Gates open at 4:30 p.m., Grandstand Gate opens and practice begins at 5:30 p.m. with racing beginning at 7 p.m. The wristband discount is not available for this event. Grandstand admission is $20 for ages 16 and above, which is good for access to both tracks. Youth under the age of 16 are admitted free. Show your wristbands at Pudgie's Pizza in Binghamton or Waverly and receive a discount on your food purchase. The regular weekly Saturday night racing program will return on Saturday July 13 as the speedway hosts the Shirley Zacharias Memorial race. This is a non-points, open show for the Sportsman, Pudgies Pizza Street Stocks and the Four Cylinder Stocks honoring the memory of racing family matriarch Shirley Zacharias who passed away in January. the Mid-State Vintage Stock Car Club will make their annual appearance at the speedway. There is a lot of bonus money on the line with every car in the feature eligible in collecting bonus cash, along with special giveaways. There is always plenty of free camping at Shangri-La II Motorspeedway.