Officials with the Schaeffer’s Oil Fall Nationals Series presented by Sunoco Race Fuels has added an event at the Mike Fulp-promoted 311 Motor Speedway (Pine Hall, North Carolina) to the 2019 schedule. The NASCAR Weekend “Grassroots Racing” special near Virginia’s Martinsville Speedway will run on Saturday, October 26. The event pays $10,000-to-win and $500-to-start for the Fall Nationals competitors.
In addition to the Fall Nationals Late Models on Saturday, October 26, the 604 Crate Late Models ($1,000-to-win), the 602 Crate Late Models ($1,000-to-win), the 602 Open Wheel Modifieds ($1,000-to-win) and the U-Cars ($500-to-win) will all be on the racing card. The divisions will be running last chance races and feature events. The preliminary action for the support classes plus an open practice session for the Super Late Models will be on Friday, October 25.
On October 26, ticket prices in the grandstand area will be $30 per person for this mega event along with $40 per person in the pits. The gates are scheduled to open at 2:00 pm on October 26. Racing action will begin around 7:00 pm. The Fall Nationals competitors will have a full show of hot laps, qualifying, heat races, last chance races, and the 60-lap main event.
With the addition of the October 26 date at 311 and the likelihood of an additional date added, series officials have also announced that drivers are allowed to drop one race from the final points at seasons end.
311 Motor Speedway/October 26 Purse: 1) $10,000, 2) $5,000, 3) $2,500, 4) $2,000, 5) $1,500, 6) $1,100, 7) $1,000, 8) $950, 9) $900, 10) $850, 11) $800, 12) $750, 13) $650, 14) $600, 15) $550, 16) $530, 17) $520, 18) $500, 19) $500, 20) $500, 21) $500, 22) $500.
Schaeffer’s Oil Fall Nationals Schedule/Results
August 16-Smoky Mountain Speedway (Maryville, TN)-Tommy Kerr
August 17-North Georgia Speedway (Chatsworth, GA)-Donald McIntosh
August 31-Thunderhill Raceway Park (Summertown, TN)-$5,000 to win
September 1-Tazewell Speedway (Tazewell, TN)-$5,044 to win
September 14-Toccoa Raceway (Toccoa, GA)-$10,000 to win
September 28-Senoia Raceway (Senoia, GA)-$10,000 to win
October 11-Tri-County Race Track (Brasstown, NC)-$10,053 to win
October 26-311 Motor Speedway (Pine Hall, NC)-$10,000 to win