Winterport Dragway is set to kick off opening day, as Sunday, April 29 will mark the start of points series racing, with the Darling’s Ford Gamblers Point Series Race.

The admission racing format will include racer and spectators at $12.  
A tech card is $10. Entry for the Gamblers Race is $10. Juniors, ages 13-15, are $5. 
Children ages 12 and younger get free admission. Gates and Tech open at 8 a.m. Time trials run from 8:30 a.m. to noon. Eliminations begin at 12:30 p.m.

The classes are: Pro, Super Pro, Motorcycles & Snowmobiles, Pro Street – Street Legal Gamblers Race,
 Street Trophy (free entry with tech card) and Junior Dragster.

Rollouts are checked every race day and maintained to within a 1/8-inch in both lanes.

For more information, call Rich Kopper, track manager, at 299-3528.

The track can be reached on race day at 223-3998, or one can go online at

Breakfast and lunch is provided by Tyler’s Snack Ba and VP Race Fuels by Urquhart Automotive Machine & Fuel Sales.

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