NCRA Sprint Opener To Honor Jason Johnson


PARK CITY, Kan. – In memory of the late Jason Johnson, 81 Speedway and the National Championship Racing Ass’n have announced that the ninth annual Park City Cup/Air Capital Shootout feature finale will be 41 laps in Johnson’s honor.

The $13,000 to win season opener for the series’ sprint car division will take place April 4-6, with an open practice session on Thursday, followed by a $1,500 to win and $200 to start feature on Friday night.

Saturday night’s feature finale will pay $600 just to start the 22-car field.

Johnson won the Park City Cup/Air Capital Shootout in 2012 and 2013 and has a total of 10 career NCRA victories, five in both the 360-ci and 410-ci divisions.