Slinger Supper Speedway - Race Report

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Matt Kenseth headlines the 27th Annual Miller Lite Slinger Nationals
Limited Supply of Autograph Session Tickets Available

By Todd Thelen

(Slinger, WI) June 20, 2006 -  Matt Kenseth will be returning to the High Banks of Slinger Speedway pursuing his 3rd Miller Lite Slinger Nationals Title July 18th, 2006. Kenseth is the 2003 NEXTEL Cup Champion and two time Champion of the Miller Lite Nationals at Slinger Speedway. He currently sits 2nd in the NEXTEL Cup Standings with 2 wins and 9 top five finishes.

Along with Kenseth, visiting NASCAR Stars Scott Wimmer and Todd Kluever, will take on defending Nationals Champion Nathan Haseleu and former Nationals Champions Dick Trickle, Richie Bickle Jr., Lowell Bennett, Tony Strupp, David Prunty, and Conrad Morgan. The Stars and Former Champs will be competing against the best short track racers in the country vying for the Larry Detjens Memorial Trophy and Miller Lite Nationals title in the 250-lap late model main event.

Advance tickets for the July 18th Miller Lite Nationals are now on sale at the Slinger Speedway track office or at Pioneer Plaza, located at Highways 41& 145 in Richfield. Fans can save $3.00 when they purchase tickets in advance before Sunday, July 16th. A limited supply of autograph session tickets are also on sale at the track office.

Spectator gates open at 3 p.m. with qualifying beginning at 4:30 p.m. and events to follow. The 250 lap Late Model feature will follow the preliminary events, which include Midwest Sportsman races. The rain date is Wednesday, July 19, 2006

Slinger Speedway is located off of Hwy 41 and Highway 144 at 280 Cedar Creek Road in Slinger, WI. For more information on upcoming events call the track office at 262-644-5921 or visit our web site at