FOR RELEASE:
October 12th, 2004

SOUTHERN TIER OPEN SCHEDULED FOR FIVE MILE POINT SPEEDWAY ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 16TH. JUST A PART OF TWO BIG DAYS OF RACING.

KIRKWOOD, NY…The Southern Tier Open is set to take place at Five Mile Point Speedway on Saturday, October 16th. The event will see the Big Block/Small Block Modifieds, Sportsman, Street Stocks, Pure Stocks and 4 Cylinder Stocks in competition. Race time for all classes is set for 5:00 p.m.

The Big Block/Small Block Modifieds will be doing battle in a 50 lap event that will provide a unique look at “open competition” racing. Sail panels and alcohol will be allowed in this 50 lap affair.

Racing action is sure to be exciting in the Sportsman, Street Stock, Pure Stock and 4 Cylinder Stock classes. For most teams this event will serve as the final weekend of racing prior to the long winter months. A big field of drivers is expected for the final race event in the southern tier.

Five Star Equipment will be sponsoring all of the open competition racing on Saturday, October 16th. This event will be the second consecutive day of racing at the popular quarter mile oval. The rain-shortened Binghamton Pepsi-Cola National Quarter Mile Dirt Track Championship event will be held the night prior on Friday, October 15th. Race time on Saturday is set for 5:00 p.m. with action set to get underway at 7:00 p.m. on Friday evening.

For additional information please phone the Five Mile Point Speedway offices at (607) 775-5555 or log on to www.fivemilepointspeedway for more.