April 13, 2018 (West Salem, WI) – With winter Storm Xanto hitting the midwest this weekend, Officials at LaCrosse Speedway have postponed this Saturday’s open practice & Media Day to next Saturday, April 21st.
Mother Nature must have her knickers in a bind,” commented Director of Competition Ray Loughan. “The snow was finally gone off the track, the track’s been vacuumed, and we even had some teams do some early season testing. But dog gone it, we will just have to try it again next week,” concluded Loughan. Winter storm Xanto is expected to bring an inch of rain Through Saturday morning, before transitioning to Ice and Freezing rain, before becoming all snow Saturday afternoon.
Upcoming practice dates include Thursday night, April 19th from 5:00 – 7:00, and then the rescheduled Media / Practice Day, Saturday, April 21st from 11:00-3:00.
The 2018 NASCAR Whelen All-American Series takes the green flag Sunday, April 22nd at 2:00 p.m. with the 6th annual “Budweiser Frostbuster.” Gates will open at 12:30, and at 12:45, for the first time, the Late Models and Sportsmen will participate in a new format of “Group Qualifying.” Racing includes the Tobacco Outlet Plus Grocery NASCAR Late Models, Dean’s Satellite Sportsmen, Auto Value Thunderstox, ANTS Complete Pest Control Hornets and the Auto Value Street Stocks.
LaCrosse Speedway is located at N4985 County Road M, West Salem, Wisconsin. For more information about practices, the Frostbuster, or the 2018 Schedule of Events, please call the office at 608-786-1525 or visit LaCrosseSpeedway.com.
LaCrosse Speedway is a proud NASCAR Hometrack.