Anderson, Indiana (February 19, 2018) – Action Entertainment officials have announced that Vore’s Welding & Steel has agreed to sponsor the Street Stock Division at Anderson Speedway. The division will be titled VORES Welding & Steel Street Stocks for the 2018 racing season.
“We are excited to be able to partner with a company like VORES Welding & Steel” said Gary Mong, Vice President of Marketing – Anderson Speedway. “We look forward to Steve, Dan and the entire team to be a part of the Anderson Speedway family.”
The street stocks have been a very competitive division at Anderson Speedway. Vore’s Welding & Steel Street Stocks first became a division in 1980. Dick Hinshaw went on to win three out of the first four track championships. In the past couple years, Josh Poore has been the car to beat where has won the division championship in 2011, 2015, and 2017. 2018 is shaping up to a competitive season with cars continuing to be built.
The VORES Welding & Steel Street Stocks will compete in 11 events at Anderson Speedway. New to the schedule this year in a 75 Lap, $1000 to win shootout on August 18. Also, on the schedule is the highly anticipated Street Stock 200. It will be run on Saturday, June 16 and be sanctioned by the Champion Racing Association (CRA). In the past years that race has brought the best drivers from around the Midwest to compete. The race was won by Brett Hudson in 2017.
Vore’s Welding and Steel Fabrication is located in Fort Recovery, Ohio. They are a full service welding and fabrication company with over 150 years of employee experience. Vores boast a 30,000 square foot facility that houses the manufacturing equipment that make it possible for them to fabricate, assemble, and weld almost anything. They also offer a mobile fabrication and welding team to service onsite repairs and projects. You can contact Vore’s Welding & Steel by calling at 419-375-4087 or by visiting their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Vores-Welding-and-Steel-Inc.
2018 VORES Welding & Steel Street Stocks Schedule:
3/31 – 30 Laps
4/7 – 75 Laps, Champion Racing Association (CRA)
4/28 – 30 Laps
5/12 – 35 Laps, Spring Championships
6/16 – 200 Laps, Champion Racing Association (CRA)
7/21 – 30 Laps
8/18 – Street Stock Shootout 75 Laps, $1000 to win
9/15 – 75 Laps, Champion Racing Association (CRA)
9/22 – 35 Laps, Season Championships
10/20 – 30 Laps, Tom Wood Stock Car Festival,
11/3 – 30 Laps, Turkey Bash