Four nights of ‘Sunflower Showdown’ live on RacinDirt.TV
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September 30, 2013

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- The inaugural Sunflower Showdown presented by Kenny’s Tile is set for this Wednesday through Saturday, Oct. 2-5, at the Lakeside Speedway in Kansas City, Kan., and RacinDirt.TV will carry all of the action live online all four nights.

The crown jewel event will feature co-sanctioned USRA/USMTS Modifieds all four nights, culminating with a $10,000-to-win finale on Saturday night. Factory Stocks, Grand Nationals and USRA B-Mods will race on Wednesday and Thursday. The Lucas Oil MLRA Late Models join the party on Friday and Saturday with a $5,000 top prize at stake Saturday night.

Most recently, RacinDirt.TV provided race fans with live coverage of the 15th Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree two weeks ago, and have served up unparalleled on-demand video coverage of USMTS events throughout the 2013 campaign.

Subscribers will witness a complete program each night with flag-to-flag action in every division. If you can’t be at the Lakeside Speedway this week, don’t sweat it. You don’t have to miss a single lap. Visit www.RacinDirt.TV to learn more.

Single-day shows are $19.95 on Wednesday, $24.95 on Thursday and Friday or $29.95 for Saturday’s finale. Save by treating yourself to a four-day subscription to the pay-per-view mega-event for just $79.95. Three- and two-day packages will also be available each day beginning Thursday. All major credit cards and PayPal are accepted.

Tickets for the inaugural Sunflower Showdown presented by Kenny’s Tile are still available. General admission tickets Wednesday-Friday are $20 for adults (17 and older), $10 for juniors (ages 13-16) and $5 for kids (ages 6-12). On Saturday, adults are $25, juniors are $15 and kids are $10. Children ages 5 and under are admitted free in general admission seating each night.

To order tickets, call 515-832-7944 or 515-832-6000 on Tuesday. Beginning Wednesday night, advanced ticket sales will be available at the USMTS souvenir trailer for the other three nights.

The top six finishers in the Modified feature each of the first three preliminary nights will be locked into Saturday’s main event. Last-Chance Races, along with a C-Main and B-Main on Saturday will complete the starting line-up for the $10,000-to-win, $1,000-to-start A-Main.

On Wednesday, the top 12 drivers in Factory Stocks, Grand Nationals and USRA B-Mods will be locked into Thursday’s A-Main with the remainder of the Thursday night starting grids filled by B-Main transfers.

The Late Models will have a complete program both nights with a $3,000 top prize on Friday and $5,000 on Saturday. Late Models will also have practice on Thursday night.

The top 10 rows in each of the six main grandstand sections earmarked for reserved seating, with the lower five rows and two upper high-rise bleachers available for general admission. Reserved seats (all ages) are $25 the first three nights and $30 on Saturday.

The Lakeside Speedway is a 4/10-mile semi-banked dirt oval located 1.0 mile west of I-435 (exit 18) on SR 5 (northwest of Kansas City, Kan.). The track hotline is 913-299-9206 or check out the track’s website at

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