Attica Raceway Park Sets 24-Event Calendar

Attica Raceway Park
Attica Raceway Park will race 24 times this season. (Julia Johnson photo)

ATTICA, Ohio – In less than two months, the roar of racing will return to Attica Raceway Park, as the third-mile clay oval kicks off its 33rd year of racing on Friday, March 20.

The 2020 racing season will see 24 events take place at Attica, with more than $650,000 in feature money scheduled to be paid out.

“John Bores (promoter) and our entire staff are excited for the special events in 2020 including six Ollie’s Bargain Outlet All Star Circuit of Champion races, the 32nd Annual Ohio Logistics Brad Doty Classic Presented by Racing Optics, the second season of the Attica Fremont Championship Series, the challenge series between the Attica late models and Wayne County Speedway and Oakshade Raceway and several special events for the 305 sprints,” said Rex LeJeune, Director of Operations at ARP.

Tony Stewart’s All Stars will make their first appearance of the year at Attica for the traditional Core & Main Spring Nationals, Friday and Saturday, April 10-11.

Attica Raceway Park will then kick off the All Star’s Ohio Sprint Speedweek on Friday, June 12, with the traveling series heading back to Attica on Friday, July 3.

The All Stars will help Attica wrap up the season with the traditional Attica Ambush on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 4-5. The Saturday event will pay $10,000 to win.

The All Pro Aluminum Cylinder Heads/Kistler Racing Products AFCS Presented by the Baumann Auto Group will have 10 events for the Callie’s Performance Products 410 Sprints with three paying $4,000 to win on May 15, June 5 and July 24.

The 32nd Annual Ohio Logistics Brad Doty Classic presented by Racing Optics featuring the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car series will take place Tuesday, July 14.

Attica Raceway Park welcomes new Nerds Podcast as the sponsor of the UMP Late Models in 2020. The late models have 20 events on the 2020 schedule, including the Attica/Wayne County challenge series on April 17, May 29 and July 31; and the Attica/Oakshade challenge series on May 1, June 26 and July 24.

The late models will battle for $3,000 to win on Friday, May 8 and the June 12 mid-season championship race will pay the feature winner $2,000.

The late models will also have a $2,000 to win affair on Friday, Sept. 4.

The Fremont Fence 305 Sprints will compete in 20 races in 2020 including eight events for the AFCS Presented by Jason Dietsch Trailer Sales, with three of those races paying the feature winner $1,000 on May 15, June 26 and Aug. 21.

Another $1,000 to win affair will be held on Sept. 5.

“We have continued to make improvements each year at Attica including new clay added last fall. Our race teams will be competing for great prize money and point fund thanks to our great sponsors and loyal fans,” said Bores.