Thursday, July 28, 2011

Tioga Downs gearing up for Monday's World Drivers Championship leg

The four races to comprise the Tioga Downs leg of the World Driving Championship were drawn on Thursday morning for Monday evening's race program (Post time 6:00 pm).

The four races on Monday night that will make up the World Driving Championship portion will be carded as races two through five.

Tioga Downs and the USTA are hosting a guaranteed $5,000 Pick Four pool for the World Driving Championship races (two through five).

The 10 drivers competing in the World Driving Championship are Bjorn Goop, Jody Jamieson, Michael Nimczyk, Chris Lewis, Enrico Bellei, Dexter Dunn, Juan Riera-Rossello, Birger Jorgensen, Franck Nivard, and representing the USA, Corey Callahan.

Also featured on the Monday evening race card will be two giveaways, including Go Team USA towels and a commemorative World Driving Championship sweatshirt blanket, both while supplies last.

Also, Tioga Downs will be giving away a 2011 Kia Soul courtesy of Williams Auto Group during the race program.

Details of how to win the car will be given on Monday evening; but, everyone in attendance on Monday evening will be given a chance to sign up to participate.

Tioga Downs kicks off its weekend of live racing on Friday, July 29th at 6:50 pm.

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