2012 SEASON LESS THAN 1 MONTH AWAY

In less than 1 month, the rumble of racing machines returns to Shangri-La II Motorspeedway. The ASA member track in Tioga Center is on pace to host their first of two scheduled practice sessions on Saturday May 5th running from 2:00 pm until 6:00 pm. The following weekend (May 11 – 13) is the season opening weekend. The Al Robinson Benefit leads off the opening weekend activities beginning at 4:00pm on Friday May 11th and runs through Noon on Saturday May 12th. The second practice session of the year begins at 2:00 on May 12th and runs through 6:00 pm.

The 2012 season gets underway on Sunday May 13th with the first official green flag of the season waving over the track at 3:00pm Featured divisions for opening day are Modifieds, Sportsman, Street Stocks, Four Cylinder Stocks, Four Cylinder Junior Stocks and EST Trucks. Pit Gates open at 12:00 noon on May 13th with Grandstand gates opening at 1:30 pm. Hoosier Race Tires are the official Tire of Shangri-La II. New for 2012, Hoosier Tires are available directly at the track from Hoosier Tire East.  Tires are available Monday – Friday 8:00am - 5:30pm or Sat 8:00am - 12:00pm. Tires are available outside of the listed hours by appointment only at Interstate Auto Parts in Tioga Center until Track Opens May 2012.Hoosier Tire East is the Season Ending Point Fund Sponsor.  Sunoco Race Fuel from Insinger Fuels is the Official Fuel of Shangri-La II once again. Fuel is available at the track as it was last season.   Race Teams are encouraged to check the tracks website for information on tire requirements along with current tire pricing. The official rules for the speedway are reviewed and updated where necessary on the website.

ASA and Shangri-La II Motorspeedway -  We build Champions !!!

   

PRACTICE SESSION ADDED TO SHANGRI-LA II SCHEDULE

Track management at Shangri-La II Motorspeedway is going about the business of awakening their concrete high banked half mile speedway from its winter slumber. Part of that awakening is renewing relationships which were in place during the previous season and setting up the schedule of competition.  Shangri-La II (or S-2 as it is affectionately known) has added a practice session to their 2012 schedule. The added practice session is set for Saturday May 5th running from 2:00 pm until 6:00 pm. “We had just one practice session on the schedule” stated track manager, Amy Stilson. “Opening weekend is going to be jam packed at the speedway with the Al Robinson Benefit leading off the activity on Friday May 11th.  The only practice that was scheduled was for May 12th – the day before the season opener. We wanted to give the teams more time to get their cars dialed in, and for the drivers to get their timing back”.  The track has added two new four cylinder stock divisions which will run weekly for 2012 as well as brought back full powered tour type modified racing for six events. The added practice session takes place just two weeks before the season opener for the Race of Champions Modified Tour which will make three stops at Shangri-La II this season.  Shangri-La II Motorspeedway also announced this week that the facility will once again be an ASA Member track for the fourth consecutive season.

Read more: PRACTICE SESSION ADDED TO SHANGRI-LA II SCHEDULE

   

2012 SEASON JUST AROUND THE CORNER

Reminder to Race Teams – Please remember to keep up on the 2012 rules by reading through the Rules section of the website found under the Track Info section. This is where the most up to date set of rules for competition at the speedway are listed.

Hoosier remains the official tire brand used in competition at Shangri-La II Motorspeedway. The track will sell their own tires in 2012 dealing directly with Hoosier Tire East. French's Auto Parts will not be providing Hoosier Tires at Shangri-La II in 2012. Please refer to the Required Tires information listed under the Racers Info section of the website.

Please direct "Tech" questions to Technical Director, Matt Jilson at: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

   

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