Two Racing Programs set for Saturday

ANDERSON – This Saturday Anderson Speedway is providing fans with plenty of racing action with a doubleheader on tap.

The postponed The Herald Bulletin Paint the Night Pink events will take place at 1 p.m. with non-wing spring drivers competing in the 5th annual Tony Elliott Classic.

Nine-time Little 500 champion Eric Gordon will be starting on the front row along with Travis Welpott.

Fast qualifier Dakoda Armstrong will start the 125-lap feature race from the eighth spot alongside defending Tony Elliott Classic race winner Tyler Roahrig.

The Day Transport Mel Kenyon Midgets will be concluding the 2020 season with Coin Grissom holding a 47.5-point margin over rookie Sam Hinds.

The Kenyon Midgets will qualify, run heat races and a 30-lap feature to determine the champion.

The Marcum’s Welding Front Wheel Drive division will be in action before their biggest event of the year on Oct. 17 with a 50-lap feature.

Racing action starts at 1 p.m.

Beginning at 7 p.m. is the Glen Hubler Ford/Hyundai Night of Thrills.

The night will feature the always popular School Bus and Trailer Figure-8 races with action in the crossover for the Hart’s Auto Crown Vic and Front Wheel Drives.

There will also be a roll over contest and corkscrew race.

Tickets for both events are priced at $15 for adults, Kids (6-12) $5, ages 5 and under are free. Both events require separate tickets. Rain checks/pit bands from 10/3 can be used at either the morning or afternoon races on 10/10 or the end of season bonanza on 10/17.