Opener Postponed by Rain!
By Weyer / Margetta
April 22, 2001;
Slinger, WI - A steady rain shower and a forecast for continued rain
throughout the afternoon forced the Slinger Super Speedway to postpone its scheduled
season opening event until next Sunday afternoon, April 29th.
Fox 6 WITI will present the Miller Lite Twin 75's Spring Opener Sunday afternoon with twin
75 lap features for the late models along with action in the Midwest Modified, Slinger
Stinger, and Figure 8 divisions. Also a special Speedway Guest Car match race will take
place featuring Fox 6 personalities. In addition to the on-track action, fans will receive
free giveaways while supplies last when they visit the Fox 6 booth and meet some of the
Fox 6 staff at the speedway.
Two-time and defending track champion Lowell Bennett, six-time track champion Conrad
Morgan, Brad Mueller, and Al Schill and many more big name drivers will lead a full field
of late model competitors as the 2001 season gets underway at the Slinger Super Speedway.
Advance tickets for Fox 6 presents Miller Lite Twin 75's Spring Opener are available at
Pioneer Plaza located at Highways 41 & 45 in Richfield and at the track office
until 12 Noon on April 28th or charge by phone at 262-644-5921. Fans purchasing advance
tickets can save $2 off the regular admission price. Children ages 9 and under will be
admitted free when accompanied by an adult. Spectator gates open at Noon with time trials
at 1 p.m. and racing action set to begin at 2 p.m. Fans can also purchase all Season
Passes at the track office, which will save them approximately $84.00 for the whole
The Slinger Super Speedway is located 1/4 mile west of Hwy 41 on Hwy 144
in Slinger. For more information call the track office during normal business hours at or
check out the track website at www.slingersuperspeedway.com.