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Keeping Pace

Ephrata Raceway Park Just Three Weeks Away From Opener

 (The Spokesman-Review)
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Ephrata Raceway Park, located just north of Moses Lake, Wash. is just three weeks out from its 2009 season opener. The track has been running Motocross racing and encourages racers to get their memberships and tires early for the season opener. Check out the lastest courtesy of Rita Witte of Raceway Park.

Three Weeks to Go!


Racing Season Is Just Around the Corner



Are you ready? Racing season is just around the corner. Motocross has already begun with one more spring race, April 19th. Gates open at 8 am with racing at 11 am.



Let's hope the weather will hold.  As of today the forcast for Sunday looks great.



Saturday, April 18th tires will be sold at the track from 10 am to 2 pm.



Tire prices:


All NuTreads $70 including tax


Hobby tires: $35 includes tax


Street tires: $70


for the Sprints:


RR - $165 + tax


LR - $150 + tax


RF-LF $135 + tax


Hoosier M60 - $145 includes tax


You will also be able to purchase a membership, April 18th. We have already begun to receive memberships for all classes.



Membership is: Drivers: $50


Crew $25



We accept cash, money orders,  and Visa/MC


Please no checks



New items for the season:Transponders on the cars which will do the lineups, points and general activity of the car. A big thank you to Pepsi Cola for our new computerized ticket machine for the front gate, this will help to keep attendance records up  to date.



A special thank you to Linda Meyers and Marci Hunter. They have helped to make over 800 trophies, including Motocross.  Your help is greatly appreciated. We have also begun our spring clean-up which includes but is not limited to: Painting, painting & seems like more painting.  Repairs and improvements. So mark your calendars,  May 2nd is the start of the season with the Winged Sprint Car Cast Iron Nationals, Limited Late Models and Youth Hornets. For more information log onto



Ephrata Raceway Park, a great place for fun and affordable entertainment!

Keeping Pace

Motorsports correspondent Doug Pace keeps up with motorsports news and notes from around the region.