Hornet World Championship is headed our way and it’s the big one for the four cylinder power plants. Saturday Night September 19th will feature an increased purse as well a large three tier championship trophy for the prestigious event. $300 on the line to the one who can out last the rest and the competition is set to be tough.
Pit gates are set to open at 4pm, General Admission gates at 5pm, Hotlaps at 6pm with racing scheduled to start at 7pm. The Hornet World Championship is bound to be a who’s who in the hornet world as everyone is ready for the big one.
Not only do the Hornets have some prestige for the September 19th weekend, the Sportsman will also be ready for the rescheduled Topless 40. $600 will be on the line for the division as they make up the event that had been won by rain earlier in the year.
For more information, follow Macon Speedway online at www.maconracing.com, on Facebook (www.facebook.com/maconracing) and Twitter (@maconspeedway). It’s easy to join the Macon Speedway text service. Fans can text MSFANS to 74574 to receive fan information. Drivers text MSDRIVERS to 74574 to receive driver information. Message and date rates apply. Updates are also available by calling Macon Speedway at 217-764-3000.
Macon Speedway is located nine miles south of Decatur on U.S. 51, then 0.6 miles west on Andrews Street and south to 205 N. Wiles. Macon Speedway hosts racing every Saturday night, plus many weeknight specials.