Lonnie Wheatley, CASA GRANDE, Ariz. (November 12, 2020) – Central Arizona Speedway will put the wraps on an abbreviated 2020 racing season with next weekend’s Seventh Annal Desert Nationals atop the 3/8-mile clay oval.
Following a Thursday night practice session from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., the Seventh Annual Desert Nationals kicks off with the first of three consecutive rounds of action on Friday night, November 20, at 7:00 p.m.
Round Two takes place on Saturday night with the green flag flying at 6:00 p.m. with the Desert Thunder Nationals then coming to a conclusion with Sunday’s November 22 tilt that goes green at 1:00 p.m.
IMCA Modifieds will headline the Seventh Annual Desert Thunder Nationals with the IMCA Sport Modifieds Pure Stocks and Power 600 Non-Wing Micro Sprints vying for Desert Thunder Nationals honors as well over each of the three cards.
Entry fee for the three-day weekend is $100 for IMCA Modifieds and $75 for the IMCA Sport Modifieds.
R.C. Whitwell topped the opening two legs of last year’s Desert Thunder Nationals IMCA Modified action before Jeff Taylor foiled a perfect weekend for the Tucson native in the Sunday final, while Sioux City, Iowa’s Cody Thompson swept through all three portions of IMCA Sport Modified action to post a perfect weekend.
General admission is just $20 for adults for each round of Desert Thunder Nationals action with children 11 and under admitted free. Central Arizona Speedway is a cash-only facility.
Central Arizona Speedway is located at 512 S. Eleven Mile Corner Road in Casa Grande, AZ, behind the Pinal County Fairgrounds. For more information, contact the track at 520-709-0718 or check online at www.centralarizonaspeedway.com.
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