Gateway Motorsports Park


July 24 – 25, 2015 – Gateway Motorsports Park, Madison IL

FUN FORD – GATEWAY E.T. CHAMPIONSHIP WEEKEND

Friday Schedule of Events – July 24 – Open Test – Ford True Street – Gambler

4 p.m.:        Gates Open
4:30 p.m.:    Tech inspection / Fuel sales begin (conclude at 7:30 p.m.)
5:30 p.m.:    Open Test ‘n’ Tune (All makes and models)
6:30 p.m.:    Ford True Street Driver Meeting – staging lane #8 – $20 entry fee in staging
7 p.m.:        Ford True Street Oval Cruise – 30 miles around Gateway road course
8 p.m.:        Ford True Street Drag Runs
8:30 p.m.:    Jr. Street Eliminations
9 p.m.:        Bracket Gambler (all makes and models)- $20 to enter in staging lanes
9:30 p.m.:    Concessions Close
10 p.m.:        Open Grudge Runs (all makes and models) / Credential Sales conclude for night
11 p.m.:        Conclude event

Lane Assignments
Lanes 1 & 2:          .5 Full Tree
Lanes 3 & 4:        .4 Pro Tree
Lanes 5 & 6:        Jr. Dragsters / Motorcycles
Lanes 5 & 6:        Street Tire .5 Full Tree
Lane 7:            Open
Lane 8:            True Street  – Trophies in 4 classes plus overall winner

Entry Fees and Admission Prices
Adult s:            $15     (with trackside wedge parking privileges)
Kids 12 and under:    Free
Test ‘n’ Tune:        $30    (car and driver)

Saturday Schedule of Events – July 25 – Fun Ford & Gateway E.T. Series
7 a.m.:            Gates Open – Racer and Car Show Roll-In
7:30 a.m.:        Tech inspection / Fuel sales begin (conclude at 7:30 p.m.)
8:30 a.m.:        Jr. Dragsters (2 runs plus E1 before 10 a.m.) – non-points
10 a.m.:            Ford  – Super Shifter – EFI Shootout Time Trials (2 sessions)
Quick Ford (Pro)
Fast Ford (Super Pro)
Street Ford
Ford Truck Trophy
Mustang Trophy
Four Cylinder Ford Trophy
Classic Ford Trophy – 1963 and older
Ford Grudge
Super Shifters
EFI Shootout
11 a.m.      – 1 p.m.:    Car Show Judging
2 p.m.:            Car Show Awards
3 p.m.:            Gateway Bracket Time Trials Begin (2 sessions)
Eliminations after 2 sessions of time trials

RACE CLASS INFORMATION – FUN FORD – SATURDAY, JULY 25

FAST FORD (ELECTRONICS/SUPER PRO) – ¼ mile
Winner:            $800
Runner-Up:        $300
Semi:            $100
Entry Fee:        $50
Buybacks:        $30    first –or- second round
Payout based on 33 cars in round 1 of eliminations – pro rated at 32 or less.

QUICK FORD CHALLENGE (NON-ELECTRONICS/NO-BOX) – ¼ mile
Winner:            $800
Runner-Up:        $300
Semi:            $100
Entry Fee:        $50
Buybacks:        $30    first –or- second round
Payout based on 33 cars in round 1 of eliminations – pro rated at 32 or less.

FORD STREET BRACKET (DOT TIRES) – ¼ mile
Winner:            $250
Runner-Up:        $100
Entry Fee:        $40
Buybacks:        $20    first –or- second round
Payout based on 17 cars in round 1 of eliminations – pro rated at 16 or less.

CLASSIC FORD TROPHY BRACKET – ¼ mile  
Winner:            Trophy
Entry:            $30
Open to 1963 and older Ford products.

TUFF FORD TRUCK TROPHY BRACKET – ¼ mile
Winner:            Trophy
Entry:            $30
Open to all Ford Trucks

MUSTANG TROPHY SHOOTOUT BRACKET – ¼ mile
Winner:            Trophy
Entry:            $30
Open to all Ford Mustangs and Mercury Capris

4-CYLINDER FORD TROPHY BRACKET – ¼ mile
Winner:        Trophy
Entry:            $30
Open to all Ford Mustangs and Mercury 4-cyclinder powered cars

STICK SHIFT SHOOTOUT – OPEN TO ALL MAKES AND MODELS
GATEWAY MSP STICK SHIFT CLASS RULES – CONTACT: LEWISW@GATEWAYMSP.COM FOR DETAILS
.5 Full Tree
1/8 mile
Dial-ins of 4.50-7.50
Racing Slicks ONLY – No drag radials.
Two Steps are permitted.
2 Time Trials plus eliminations
Entry fee:       $100 with $60 of entry paid to the purse.
Winner receives purse plus trophy.

EFI CHALLENGE SHOOTOUT – OPEN TO ALL MAKES AND MODELS
PART OF THE GATEWAY MSP EFI HEADS-UP FACTORY SERIES
Heads-Up Elimination Format
.5 Full Tree
No minimum weight.
OEM Computer, factory glass windows and factory chassis.
Drag radials –or- slicks are allowed.
Entry fee:    $30

JR DRAGSTER – 1/8 mile – Non-Points Event
Winner:        Trophy and Gift Card
R/U:        Trophy
Entry fee:    $30

CAR SHOW INFORMATION

FUN FORD – $30 ENTRY FEE FOR CAR & DRIVER – NO PRE-ENTRY

All car show entry fees will be collected at the gate and registration takes place at registration trailer next to concession stands.

TOP AWARDS CLASSES
Best of Show
Best Engine
Best Interior
Best Paint
Best Detail
Club Participation

JUDGED AWARDS  (24 to be presented at show)
Mustang 64-70                    Mustang 71 – 93
Mustang 94-09                    Mustang 10 – present
Specialty Mustang (Shelby, Saleens, etc.)        Boss 302 Mustang
Mercury Cougar                    Ford Thunderbird
Fairlane, Torino, Galaxy                Falcon, Maverick, Comet
Big Car (LTD, Marquis)                Full Size Truck
Compact Truck                    SUV
Ranchero                    Sport Compact  (Focus, Fiesta, Escort)
T-Bucket                    Street Rod
Rat Rods                    30’s Classic
40’s Classic                    50’s Classic
60”s Classic                    Convertible

GATEWAY E.T. CHAMPIONSHIP CLASSES – TO BE CONTESTED AT 3 P.M.
VP Racing Fuels Super Pro – 1/8 mile points – with Contingency Connection award* – $65 entry
Pro – 1/8 mile points – with Contingency Connection award* – $55 entry
Sportsman – ¼ mile points – with Contingency Connection award* – $40 entry
Super Pro Motorcycle – ¼ mile points – $40 entry
Index Motorcycle – ¼ mile points – $40 entry
Trophy – ¼ mile points – $30 entry

¼ Mile Box vs. No-Box Combo – $60 entry fee  (Box will race Box til final. No-Box races  No-Box til final.  Box winner will race No-Box winner for $1,000 to win and $400 to runner-up.

Saturday Admission Prices – Includes a full day of both Ford and Bracket Races
Adult s:            $15
Kids 12 and under:    Free

DON’T MISS THESE OTHER GREAT EVENTS!

TRACK GUYS ROAD COURSE TRACK DAY – SATURDAY & SUNDAY
Located at the Gateway Motorsports Park Road Course

SCCA Solo AutoCross – Sunday, July 26

Gateway Kartplex will be open all weekend long inside the oval

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