Rusty Harpe Memorial
Randy Myers2
Friday July 1 2011, 8:55 AM



(Winston-Salem, NC): On July 6 th , Caraway Speedway will host the fifth annual Rusty Harpe Memorial 250 presented by Daggett and Shuler Attorneys at Law . The annual event remembers Rusty Harpe who was a long-time competitor at the .455 mile oval located in Asheboro, NC and Bowman Gray Stadium. The 250 lap feature for NASCAR Late Model Stock cars always draws a big field of cars and some of the best late Model division drivers in the Carolinas and Virginia. Caraway Speedway regular, Dan Moore , was the 2010 winner of the event.

Some familiar faces have returned as Contingency Sponsors for the event. Heading the list is Hank Thomas Performance and SUNOCO Race Fuels . They will award a $50.00 certificate to each of the first 30 starters. That certificate is good for any of the top line parts in the Hank Thomas Performance warehouse or for SUNOCO Race Fuel. Certificates can be redeemed at Hanks shop at 917 Dixie Club Road in Winston-Salem, NC or on line at .

Also on board is Arctic Chill Radiators . Arctic Chill will award a standard size Late Model Stock Car radiator to the leader at half-way.

Five-Star RaceCar Bodies will award a $125.00 product certificate to the hard-luck driver of the race and another $125.00 certificate in a random drawing of all the starters.

Basset Racing Wheels will award a $60.00 discount certificate on the purchase of four new Basset wheels to the 2 nd place finisher and a $30.00 discount certificate on the purchase of two new Basset wheels to the driver coming home third.

Forsyth Community College also returns as a display sponsor for the event.

Lap sponsorships are still available for the Rusty Harpe Memorial 250. A $100.00 Lap sponsorship includes two tickets to the big race plus a meal on race day at the Caraway Speedway Hospitality Tent. All proceeds go directly to the drivers purse.

Advance Tickets for the 5 th Annual Rusty Harpe Memorial 250 presented by Daggett and Shuler Attorneys at Law, are available for purchase at the speedway. Tickets are $20 Per Adult with children 11 & Under Free.

Practice and qualifying is set for Tuesday with practice from 2:00 till 6:00 PM and qualifying at 7:00 PM. The schedule for Wednesday July 6 th has Grandstands opening and qualifying starting at 5:00 PM. A special on-track Autograph Session begins at 6:00 PM and the green flag drops at 7:00 PM. The 250 Lap NASCAR Late Model Stock Rusty Harpe Memorial is the featured race but the Limited Late Models, Late Model Trucks and Legends are also on the schedule.

For more information on the Rusty Harpe Memorial or to purchase Lap Sponsorships, call Renee Hackett at Caraway Speedway, 336-629-5803 or Chip Harpe at 336-347-1470.