August 31, 2013
By Tom Cummings
(Tioga Center, NY) Plans for the traditional season ending event at Shangri-La II are in place. The fifth annual Fall Brawl promises to be another huge weekend of racing at the ASA member facility. The three day event on September 27 – 29, 2013 will be capped off with the Race of Champions Pavement Modified Series season championship featuring 100 laps for the RoC Modifieds on Sunday September 29th. The on track action will start on Friday September 27th when the concrete high banks are open for practice. Practice will start at 1:00 pm and last until 6:00pm. The Saturday action will feature the Sportsman Modifieds running a 60 lap feature paying $1,500.00 with $ 100.00 to take the green flag, the Late Models will have a 40 lap feature paying $1,200.00 and $ 100.00 to take the green flag and the Four Cylinder Stocks in a 20 lap feature paying $500.00 to win and $25.00 to take the green. Sunday racing will be filled with excitement as the IMCA Modifieds will run their first ever feature at Shangri-La II. The IMCA Modifieds will run a 40 lap feature paying $500.00 to win and $ 50.00 to take the green flag. The Pudgies Pizza Street Stocks will continue their exciting full fendered action in a 50 lap feature paying $ 1,000.00 to win and $ 50.00 to take the green. The RoC Modifieds bring down the curtain on the fifth season of racing at the Tioga Center oval in a 100 lap feature paying $3,500.00 and $200.00 to take the green flag.
Severe rain, thunder and cloud to ground lightning has set up residence over the speedway. With the forecast for more of the same all evening long, the track management has decided to cancel tonights racing program. Racing will return next Saturday at 7:00 pm with Double Points being awarded in all divisions. Grandstand Admission is only $5.00 for ages 12 and above.