WJTV News Channel 12 - USCS Outlaw Sprint Cars Invade Jackson At Night of Thunder

USCS Outlaw Sprint Cars Invade Jackson At Night of Thunder

Posted: Updated:

For the first time in 11 years!! The United Sprint Car Series Outlaw Thunder Tour winged sprint cars are set to invade the legendary Jackson Motor Speedway in Byram, Mississippi as headliners of the "USCS Night of Thunder" speed spectacular on Saturday, May 25th. . The exotic USCS Outlaw Thunder winged sprint cars weight only 1300 pounds with 700+ horsepower engines. Those two elements in addition to a huge 25 square foot top wing and seventeen inch wide specially designed Hoosier rear tires make them the fastest cars ever to compete on the high-banked ¼ mile oval.  The USCS outlaw sprint cars are expected to reach speeds near 120 miles per hour on the straightaways.  

Additionally,  the event is the USCS Sprint Speed Week 2013 Round #1. The USCS Outlaw Thunder Tour drivers are awards both USCS Outlaw Thunder National championship and Mid South Thunder Tour regional series championship points. The Mid South regional series competes in Arkansas, Alabama, Mississippi, Missouri and Tennessee. The event is expected to draw drivers from six states including some of the top ranked drivers in North America.  

The "USCS Night of Thunder" 2013 event features over 100 laps of main events in addition to qualifying races and is a true smorgasbord of speed. In addition to the USCS Outlaw Thunder winged sprint cars, on the racing card are the K&N Filters USCS Outlaw Modifieds who square off against the Mississippi Modified Challenge Series and the speedways Modified division regulars in a battle royale, The RockAuto.com USCS 600 Sprint Car Series joins the other two USCS divisions to complete a USCS triple Header, Jackson Motor Speedway Super Late Models and NeSmith Street Stock division are also on the card.  

Race fans are sure to get their money's worth with a full night of non-stop family entertainment that includes a guarantee of plenty of thrills, chills and spills from the time the green flag flies for the USCS Outlaw Thunder sprint car dash until the checkered flag falls on the final main event of the evening.  

Jackson Motor Speedway is located at 5448 Old Byram Road, Byram, MS  39272 For more info on the track, Please visit jacksonmotorspeedway.net or call 601-331-6827 or 601-373-0076 For more information about the United Sprint Car Series Outlaw Thunder Tour please visit www.uscsracing.com or call the series office at 770-460-7223 or 770-865-6097.

Powered by WorldNow

1820 TV Road
Jackson, MS 39204

Telephone: 601.372.6311
Fax: 804.819.5569
Email: wjtvnews@wjtv.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.