FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MARCH 15, 2013
Contact: DICK JORDAN
.25 “LONE STAR GRAND PRIX” ANNOUNCED
USAC’s .25 Midget participants can target October 5 as a red-letter day on
their calendars with the announcement of the .25 “Lone Star Grand Prix” in San
Hosted by the San Antonio Quarter Midget Club at its facility near Comanche
Park on the city’s southeast side, the event coincides with the October 4-6
IndyCar Shell and Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston presented by.the Greater
Houston Honda Dealers.
Participating drivers at San Antonio will be admitted to and involved in
pre-race activities during Sunday’s Houston IndyCar race and parents and other
USAC members will receive special access codes for purchasing discounted tickets
for the IndyCar race. In addition, IndyCar will include .25 Midget visibility at
its Houston booths during the weekend.
Non-USAC-members will be allowed to participate in the San Antonio races, which
will feature a format allowing all drivers to compete in A-Mains. No preliminary
heats or lower mains will be held.
Pre-registration for all competitors is mandatory and must be completed by
Wednesday of race week. A practice session is planned at San Antonio on Saturday
morning prior to the racing activity.
The Lone Star Quarter Midget Club facility is located at 2600 Rigsby Avenue in
“This will certainly be a signature event for our .25 Midget competitors,” says
USAC’s Kyle McCain. “Coupled with the IndyCar race and with the assistance of
IndyCar’s exposure, we look forward to what will most definitely be an exciting
weekend for all involved.”
More information regarding USAC’s .25 Midget “Generation Next” calendar and event specifics can be found at USAC’s website, usacracing.com.
Kyle McCain - email@example.com