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Crowds flock to Speedway Opener

Formula 500 Winner: Brad Stell powers through turn three PHOTO: M&L Speedway Photography
Formula 500 Winner: Brad Stell powers through turn three
PHOTO: M&L Speedway Photography

Saturday night saw a full house at Blue Ribbon Raceway for a great night of open wheel action to start the new race season off in great style.

Featured events for the meeting were the Formula 500 for the continuation of speed weeks. 33 cars made their way to Horsham from the previous nights action at Hamilton, with most teams arriving with few issues from the nights action.

The formula 500 cars look very similar to Sprintcars with their large wings but are powered by 500cc motorbike engines and the speeds are impressive. With the formula cars divided into three fields and competing in six heat races the action began early with perfect weather greeting the race crews and spectators alike.

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Speedway Set to Blow the Doors Off for Season Opener

Jock Baker is sure to put on a show at Blue Ribbon Raceway.
PHOTO: M&L Speedway Photography.

Horsham Motorsports Club is set to open the season on December 30th with a high speed line up and a blast from the past at their Blue Ribbon Raceway in Kalkee.

Featured on the card will be the McDonalds Horsham Wild West Shootout for AMCA open wheel cars and the very fast Formula 500’s for their Speedweeks program.

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