(Slinger, WI); July 9, 2008 -
Rich Bickle Jr has added his name to the already impressive list of
top-flight racers and former champions of the 29th Annual
Miller Lite Slinger Nationals.
Corporation is sponsoring Rich for this event and he will be driving
a familiar black number 45 owned by Scott Ollerman. Bickle is a
three time Slinger Nationals Champion and joins former Champions
Matt Kenseth, Lowell Bennett, David Prunty, and Conrad Morgan in the
chase for the coveted Larry Detjens Cup that goes to the winner of
Slinger Nationals Champions:
1980 - Larry
Detjens. 1981 - Alan Kulwicki. 1982 - Dick Trickle. 1983 - Trickle.
1984 - Mark Martin. 1985 - Trickle. 1986 - John Ziegler. 1987 - Joe
Shear. 1988 - Butch Miller. 1989 - Trickle.
1990 - Shear.
1991 - Shear. 1992 - Rich Bickle. 1993 - Shear. 1994 - Matt Kenseth.
1995 - Miller. 1996 - Bickle. 1997 - Lowell Bennett. 1998 - Tony
Strupp. 1999 - Conrad Morgan.
Bennett. 2001 - David Prunty. 2002 - Kenseth. 2003 - Bickle. 2004 -
Bennett. 2005 - Nathan Haseleu. 2006 -Kenseth. 2007 - Bennett.
For a chance to meet Matt Kenseth, Kyle Busch, and the other
Nationals Stars a limited number of VIP Meet and Greet Hospitality
tickets are available. VIP Hospitality tickets will allow lucky
fans the opportunity to get an autograph and attend a Q&A session.
Pit Pass, Food, Drink and a general admission ticket to the race
will be included with the VIP Ticket. To purchase VIP tickets call
the track office (262-644-5921) or go to
Advance general admission tickets for the July 15th Miller Lite
Nationals are on sale now at the Slinger Speedway track office
(262-644-5921), Pioneer Plaza in Richfield or on line at:
can save $2.00 when they purchase Adult General Admission tickets in
advance. Gates open at 3:00 pm, with Qualifying at 4:00 pm and
Racing at 7:00 pm. The rain date is Wednesday July 16th.
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