Deery Late Model Opener Postponed


DUBUQUE, Iowa – The Deery Brothers Summer Series event scheduled for Friday at Dubuque Speedway has been postponed.

Track conditions and lower than hoped for temperatures have resulted in the IMCA Late Model tour race being rescheduled to Sunday, April 14. Pit gates open at 4 p.m. Hot laps are at 6 p.m. with racing to follow.

IMCA Xtreme Motor Sports Modifieds are also on the program that evening.

Opening night for the 27th annual series is now Saturday, April 6 when 34 Raceway at West Burlington hosts its Brent Slocum Memorial 50. That event pays $5,555 to win and a minimum of $500 to start, plus $555 to the hard charger and $538 to the leader of lap 38.

Gates open at 4 p.m. and the grandstand opens at 5 p.m. Hot laps are at 6:30 p.m. and racing begins at 7 p.m. Spectator admission is $15 for adults, $13 for seniors and students, and free for kids 10 and under.