SOMERSET, Ky. — The CT Promotions Ninth Annual Iron-Man Classic will move to a name home – Ponderosa Speedway in Junction City, Ky. – starting with the 2013 season.
An agreement was reached by Ponderosa Speedway’s Larry, Chad & Sarah Yantz and CT Promotions Chris Tilley to host the event during the track’s 41st season of competition. The Iron-Man Classic will join in for the track’s final weekend of competition on Oct. 11 paying $2,000 to win. There will be plenty of contingency awards for this race that will be released closer to the running of the event. Along with the CT Promotions Super Late Models, the Open Wheel Modifieds ($1,000 to win) and the Fastrak Crate Late Models ($1,000 to win) will provide support for the night’s event.
The track will host their 23rd annual Fall Classic the following night, Oct. 12, paying $5,000 to win (un-sanctioned) Super Late Models plus Open Wheel Modifieds and Sportsman.
Previous winners of the Iron-Man Classic include Jackie Boggs (2004 & 2011); Chris Combs (2006 & 2007); Don O’Neal (2008); Josh McGuire (2009); Shannon Thornsberry (2010) and Michael Chilton (2012).