The 2018 racing season gets underway this coming Saturday, May 5th at Speedway 51 powered by the Autosaver Group in Groveton, New Hampshire, with a day for open practicing. All cars from any race track in the region are invited to attend this special open practice event.
The day will start with a MANDATORY Daredevil Youth Racer Driving School at 10am. The pits open at 9:30 am for Daredevil teams only. This is a mandatory event for all youngsters planning on racing in this division. Racers are encouraged to come even if their car is not there as the school includes valuable pointers for all race teams. Drivers will learn technical points about racing, respect for their race team as well as all other teams, and will also learn what is expected from each of them and their race team. They will also gain valuable experience on the race track driving, and learning how to handle their racecar in numerous circumstances.
The pits will open at 11am for all other racecars that would like to practice at the track. The tires and fuel barn will open at 11am. The track will open for practice at 1pm, and practice will continue until 4pm. Divisions will alternate in blocks of time throughout the session. Prices for the pits are $25 for the car and driver, pit crewmembers or fans are just $10 each. There will be no charge for the grandstands. The pit concessions will be open serving up the usual Speedway 51 great food, and ice cold beverages.
For more information on this event and more, please visit the website at or call 802-279-1590. Speedway 51 powered by the Autosaver Group is located at 78 Craggy Road in Groveton, New Hampshire.