GILBERT, AZ, May 29, 2013: Alexander Ford Lincoln Truck Fest will feature Arizona Short Course Championship and Lucas Oil Regional Off-Road Racing Series Arizona presented by ADS Shocks, the Monster Truck Obsessed and more at the Cocopah Speedway outside of Yuma, Arizona on June 7th and 8th. The weekend is packed with entertainment starting with a Monster Truck on display at Alexander Ford Lincoln on Friday. At the racetrack on Friday, drivers will be practicing and then will head over to the Friday Driver Meet & Greet at the Wild River Entertainment center starting at 8pm. Conveniently located next to the Cocopah Casino, Friday night will be a great mix of off-road racing talk and entertainment. On Saturday, racing starts at 2:30 with 6 lap qualifiers and then the heat increases at 6pm when the drivers hit the track for the 10 lap main events. The Monster Truck ‘Obsessed’ will be on the track for intermission entertainment.
“Ryan Hancock, the owner of Alexander Ford Lincoln, competed in the Lucas Oil Off-Road Series last year and is racing the Best in the Desert series this year,” said Blake Stallworth, Alexander Ford Lincoln Sales Manager. “It was a natural fit for us to support this race series as it comes into our backyard. We are really excited to have the autograph signing here on Thursday and the Monster Truck on Friday. Then on Saturday we are all going to jump into a Ford or Lincoln and bring a wide selection of trucks, cars and SUV’s to the track for people to sit in and check out all the features during the races.”
Spectators are encouraged to join us at every turn of the upcoming weekend: Friday June 7th Monster Truck Display at Alexander Ford Lincoln 3-7pm and then on Friday night the Driver Meet & Greet at Wild River Entertainment Center Starting at 8pm. www.cocopahwildriver.com Racing on Saturday June 8th at Cocopah Speedway starts at 2:30pm with the main events starting at 6pm. Saturday night Cocopah Speedway Gate fee is $20 for an Adult Weekend pass, $18 for Military / Senior, $15 for Youth age 6-12 and 5 and under are free. Camping is free. There is a special “Cocopah Speedway” special rate at the Cocopah Casino and Resort www.cocophresort.com
There are 14 different classes that drivers compete in at the ASCC Lucas Oil Regional Series: 1. Open V8 Truck 2. Ultra 4×4. 3. BigO Tires Unlimited UTV 4. Stock RZR UTV 5. McMullen Fabrication and Transaxel Jr2 Karts 6. Jr1 Karts 7. Arizona Luxury Lawns & Greens Modified Karts 8. Open Pro 9. Weller Racing SR1 UTV 10. Hellion Mini Stock Trucks 11. Mini Mod Trucks 12. Foddrill Limited Buggy 13. Foddrill’s 1600 Desert Limited Class 14. Select Glass Full Stock Trucks. All classes are racing for the Kary Environmental Checker Flag! There are classes for the young kids up to the professional open classes making it a full day of action for all to enjoy.
Get more information at www.arizonashortcourse.com.