WHAT TO EXPECT: The first stop on the 2014 Summit Racing Equipment Pro-Am Tour Division 1 season will take place at Richmond Dragway with two full days of racing plus bonus racing Saturday night.
FRIDAY, APRIL 11: Gates will open at Noon. Tech will be open on Friday from 1-9 p.m. with a test and tune scheduled for 5-9 p.m.
SATURDAY, APRIL 12: Gates and tech will open at 8 a.m. There will be two time trial/qualifying sessions beginning at 9 a.m. followed immediately by Pro-Am eliminations. Saturday will also feature bonus racing as part of the AED Performance Saturday Night Races including an Ironman race in Junior Dragster. Bonus racing includes an ET bracket race, Super Stock/Stock combo and Junior Dragster Ironman Classic.
SUNDAY, APRIL 13: Gates will open at 8 a.m. and God Speed Ministries will host a church service beginning at 8:30 a.m. Racing will get underway at 9:30 a.m. with one time trial/qualifying session followed immediately by Day 2 eliminations.
WATCH LIVE!: The entire Summit Racing Equipment Pro-Am Tour presented by AMSOIL season will be broadcast LIVE on IHRA.com in 2014 thanks to a unique partnership between the IHRA, Summit Racing Equipment and the host tracks and presented by the incredible crew at Motor Mania TV. See a television-style broadcast complete with live announcer audio, multiple cameras and live scoring all weekend long. Just visit www.ihra.com/livefeed.
ROAD TO THE TOC: In 2014 the Summit Racing Equipment Pro-Am Tour presented by AMSOIL is the only road to the year-end Summit Racing Tournament of Champions showdown in Memphis. Only the top three finishers in each class within each division on the Summit Pro-Am Tour will advance to the championship tournament in October to runoff for the 2014 Summit World Championships and $10,000!
2013 RICHMOND WINNERS
Top Sportsman – Mark Payne & Mike Koontz
Top Dragster – Wesley Washington & Chad Traylor
Super Stock – Gianni Cantusci & Pete D’Agnolo
Stock – Gil Carty & Chris Bowman
Quick Rod – John Dustin & Tommy Cable
Super Rod – Larry Chapman & Kevin O’Brien
Hot Rod – Keith Mayers & Jake Milstead
2013 DIVISION 1 CHAMPIONS
Top Sportsman – Mark Payne
Top Dragster – Wesley Washington Jr.
Super Stock – Nick Chiles
Stock – Stephen McGrath
Quick Rod – John Dustin
Super Rod – Gerald Pierce
Hot Rod – Keith Mayers
2014 DIVISION 1 PATRIOTS SUMMIT PRO-AM SCHEDULE
April 25-27 | Richmond Dragway
June 13-15 | Maryland International Raceway
July 11-13 | Pittsburgh Raceway Park