By: Cole Hammer
The Official Entry Blank for the 38th annual Spring Classic featuring the Big 8 Late Model Series presented by Gandrud Chevrolet at Rockford Speedway on Sunday afternoon April 12 is now available online at www.big8series.com.
This year, an 88 lap feature event kicks off the eleventh season of racing for the ‘Best Weekly Warriors in the Country.’ The popular Weekly Warrior Wages program which rewards each driver up to $250 per event based on their weekly racing and Big 8 Series success also continues again this year.
Racing action begins Sunday April 12 at 1PM, officially bringing the Midwest racing season to life. Joining the Big 8 Late Models at the season opening showcase are the Mid-American Stock Car Series and the American Ethanol Super Truck Series.
There are multiple chances for Big 8 teams to get on track at Rockford Speedway for Practice in advance of Spring Classic. Saturday April 4 features an Open Practice session from 11 AM until 2:30 PM, while Spring Classic participants also have a chance to practice Saturday April 11 from Noon to 4 PM.
For additional information regarding the 38th Spring Classic and Rockford Speedway, please visit www.rockfordspeedway.com or call 815-633-1500.