MADISON, Ill. – The ARCA Midwest Tour presented by Scag Power Equipment will visit Gateway Motorsports Park on June 25 as part of a triple-header race day along with NASCAR Camping World Truck Series and the USAC Silver Crown Series.
“Our goal, from day one has been to provide our race fans with exciting action and incredible value,” said Chris Blair, executive vice president and General Manager of Gateway Motorsports Park. “The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, USAC Silver Crown Series and the ARCA Midwest Tour are all known for intense, full-contact racing. To see all three events in one day, for such a family-friendly ticket price, helps us make tremendous strides toward achieving our goal.”
Officials at Gateway Motorsports Park previously announced that the USAC Silver Crown Series will return to Gateway Motorsports Park on Saturday, June 25, 2016 as a companion event for the Drivin’ for Linemen 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race. The St. Louis Silver Crown Showdown will feature a 60 lap, 75 mile main event on the 1.25 mile oval.
The ARCA Midwest Tour officially kicks off its 2016 season at Madison Int’l Speedway on Sunday, May 1. The Gateway Motorsports Park event will be run on the 1.25-mile oval and is a 40-lap, 50-mile race and will mark the sixth race of a total of 12 in the 2016 championship series.
Ty Majeski will be on site to defend his 2014 and 2015 ARCA Midwest Tour championship. He’s also the recent World Series of Asphalt Stock Car Racing champion at Florida’s New Smyrna Speedway during Speedweeks that pitted the top drivers from across the U.S in a multi-night shootout.