Souther Nationals New format’
New Format Announced for the 2013 Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals
By Chris Tilley
BRASSTOWN, NC (July 10, 2013)—With less than a week before the Ninth edition of the Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Series begins, promoter Ray Cook has announced the race format and contingency/series sponsors for this year’s tour.
This year’s format will be different from any other season. The Performance Rod & Custom Dash has been added to this year’s lineup. There will be a full show of Practice, FK Rod Ends Qualifying ($100 Fast Time) and the Performance Rod & Custom Dash ($100 to win) which will showcase the Top-four qualifiers each night. The drivers will draw for their starting spots for the PRC Dash (4 laps) then how they finish the Dash will determine the first two rows of the Feature lineup. There will also be Last Chance Heats to set the field each night plus two series provisional for the highest drivers in points starting with the second series points race. The Feature and Dash will pay points each night.
Grandstand gates will open at 5 pm, Pits at 4 pm. General admission $20.00, Pits $30.00. Hot Laps at 7 pm with qualifying and races to races at 8 pm.