Story By: DAN KAPUSCINSKI / WEEDSPORT SPEEDWAY – WEEDSPORT, NY – This Sunday’s Sportsman Classic special at Weedsport Speedway will feature a racing tripleheader with the NY6A 600 Sprint Tour joining the DIRTcar Sportsman and the DIRTcar Big Block Modifieds.
The June 13 stop for the NY6A tour will be the first of two visits this season, as the 600cc micros will also compete at Weedsport on Sunday, July 4.
To learn more about the NY6A 600 Sprint Tour visit their Facebook page at www.facebook.com/NY6ATour.
On track action will begin at 6 p.m. this Sunday, June 13 with pit gates opening at 3 p.m. and grandstand gates swinging open at 4 p.m.
The DIRTcar Sportsman Classic 75 will be the headline action of the evening with $2,500 going to the winner of the DIRTcar Sportsman Central Region opener.
Sunday will also be the second Modified event of the season at Weedsport with a $2,500 to win, 35-lapper on the card.
Modified heat lineups will be determined by the luck of the draw on June 13, with top heat race finishers moving to a re-draw for the 35-lap main event.
DIRTcar 358-Modifieds are welcome to join the lineup with the Big Blocks, following the ruleset posted below.
Tickets are already on sale for June 13 with reserved seating set at $30 and general admission seating available to those 18 and older for $25. Youth general admission will be set at $10 with kids 10 and under free.
Pit admission is $30 for DIRTcar members and $35 for non-members.
The Weedsport Speedway Campground is also now officially open for reservations for the 2021 season.
Sportsman Classic to Stream Live Via Weedsport Productions
This Sunday’s events at Weedsport Speedway, featuring the 75-lap Sportsman Classic, will stream live on the internet via Weedsport Productions.
Coverage of the DIRTcar Sportsman, DIRTcar Big Block Modifieds and the NY6A 600cc Micro Sprints will begin at 5 p.m. EST on June 13, with an exclusive multi-camera viewing platform available for subscribers.
Not only will subscribers be able to tune into the night’s full broadcast, but viewers will also be able to choose between individual camera platforms including the leader camera, action camera, as well as live in-car cameras which will be positioned on select Sportsman and Modified race cars.
Subscriptions for this Sunday’s Sportsman Classic are set at $25 and can be purchased online at www.weedsportproductions.com/stream. Once subscribed, viewers will receive an e-mail within 48-hours to watch the live stream.
“This is a unique way to be able to watch this Sunday’s Sportsman Classic, if you are not able to attend in person,” said Weedsport Speedway promoter, Jimmy Phelps. “The ability for multi-camera viewing and our live in-car cameras are an added bonus as we look forward to refining our Weedsport Productions streaming capabilities throughout the season.”