Today (Sunday, June 25th) is Race Day! For the final time this weekend, the American Ethanol Late Model Tour is back in action with their third race in five days, this time at I-96 Speedway in Lake Odessa, Michigan. The Inaugural American Ethanol Shootout will feature the AELMT cars and stars race in the Yellowhose.com 40 and will be joined by the American Ethanol Modified Tour presented by Allstar Performance and the American Ethanol Mini Wedge Association.
Defending AELMT Champion and current points leader, Dona Marcoullier won the Inaugural NUVU Fuels Dual on Dirt on May 26th and has won three of the first four AELMT Features in 2017. current DIRTcar UMP Late Model National Points Leader, Rusty Schlenk swept both races in 2016. Herb Reich won the Feature in the inaugural AELMT appearance at I-96 in 2015.
St. Johns, Michigan standout, Zack Olger leads track points over Scott Fisk while 2016 AELMT Rookie of the Year, Travis Stemler, current AELMT QuickCar Racing Products Rookie points leader, Derek Thebo and defending track champion, Bry Johnson are the top five.
For the Inaugural American Ethanol Shootout, the Pit Gates Open and AELMT and AEMODT Draws start at 2:00p.m., the Grandstands Open at 4:00p.m., both AELMT & AEMODT Draws will close and both Drivers Meeting is all at 4:00p.m. Hot Laps for the AEMODT and followed by AELMT start at 4:30p.m. ISKY Racing Cams Qualifying for both classes will start immediately after Hot Laps. Then after Pre-Race Ceremonies/Invocation/National Anthem(s), Racing will start at 6:00p.m. Grandstand Tickets will be sold on race day only and are: Adults (13 and Over): $18.00, Kids (12 and Under): $5.00. Pit Passes: $30.00.
Schedule of Events – Sunday, June 25th, 2017 – I-96 Speedway – Lake Odessa, Michigan
2:00p.m. - Pit Gates Open / AELMT & AEMODT Draws Begin
4:00p.m. – Grandstands Open
4:00p.m. - AELMT & AEMODT Draws End / AELMT & AEMODT Drivers Meetings
4:30p.m. – AEMODT Hot Laps
AELMT Hot Laps
AEMODT ISKY Racing Cams Qualifying
AELMT ISKY Racing Cams Qualifying
5:55p.m. - Pre-Race Ceremonies/Invocation/National Anthem
6:00p.m. – Racing Begins
AEMODT Heats (8 Laps)
AELMT Heats (10 Laps)
AEMODT Last Chance Race(s) (12 Laps)
AELMT Last Chance Race(s) (15 Laps)
AELMT Boyne Machine B Main (15 Laps)
AEMODT Feature (Allstar Performance 30)
AELMT Feature (YellowHose.com 40)
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