Slinger Supper Speedway - Race Report

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Miller Lite Twin 75’s Kick Off Slinger Opener
Todd Thelen

(Slinger, WI) April 9, 2006 - Slinger Super Speedway opens for the 60th consecutive year April 23, 2006 with the Miller Lite Twin 75’s. Late Models will headline the event joined with the Midwest Modified and Midwest Sportsman divisions. Gates open at Noon, time trials at 1:00 pm, and racing at 2:00 pm.

CTS Driver Erik Darnell the 2005 winner of Roush Racing and the Discovery Channel “Driver X: Race for the Ride,” has recently committed to the Miller Lite Twin 75’s Spring Opener. Erik is currently the leading rookie in the truck series sitting 6th in the championship point standings.

Richie Bickle and 2005 Miller Lite Nationals winner Nathan Haseleu will also be on hand. Bickle has multiple NASCAR Craftsman Truck series wins to go with his Slinger Speedway Track Championships and Miller Lite Slinger Nationals Championships.

Three time defending Slinger Speedway Track Champion Brad “JJ” Mueller along with past champions Lowell Bennett, Al Schill, Tony Strupp and Conrad Morgan will also be on the card to take on the best short track racers in the country.

Saturday April 22, 2006 fans will have the opportunity to view all the divisions of competition for the 2006-racing season during the annual practice day. The following divisions will practice by class: Late Model, Midwest Modified, Midwest Sportsman, Thunderstocks, Slinger Bees and Figure 8’s. General admission on practice day is free.

There are select advertising and sponsorship opportunities as well as company and group outings available for the 2006 season. For more information, contact the speedway’s public relations department at 262-370-0440 or visit our web site at: You may also contact the track at: 262-644-5921.