(June 3, 2020 from Lakeport Speedway PR) – Lakeport Speedway has been approved to run auto racing at Lakeport Speedway on June 13 and June 20. However, due to the state-mandated social distancing directives, the grandstands will be closed to spectators. The events will be twilight shows with racing beginning at 4:00 pm. A Test and Tune practice session is also scheduled for Saturday, June 6 from 11:00 am until 3:00 pm.
Race teams are limited to a total number of 6 people (5 in addition to the race car driver), for all three events and will be escorted to a designated pit area.
Participants will be required to sign the standard waiver/release as well as an additional COVID19 waiver/release. All teams will pit 10 feet apart. Participants will adhere to the 6 foot Social Distancing requirement.
Pit fees for all three events will be $45 with a $10 discount for NCRA members.
Competing on June 13, the first event of the 2020 season, will be the NCRA Modifieds, Legends cars, the Taco Bell Bombers and the Pro-4 Modifieds. June 20 classes will be decided after the first race.
For more information call the speedway office at 707-274-1662.
ShortTrackLive.com is also aware of the event taking place at Ukiah Speedway this weekend and will include Limited Modifieds. The only fairground tracks hosting racing competition in California in the month of June are Antioch Speedway, Lakeport Speedway, and Ukiah Speedway.