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Lap Sponsorships Available for 30th Annual Sunoco Race Fuels “Butterball” Memorial at Richmond Raceway on July 22

 

Richmond, KY(July 8, 2017) Richmond Raceway track promoters Larry, Chad, and Sarah Yantz are excited to announce a Lap Sponsorship Program for the 30th Annual Sunoco Race Fuels Paul “Butterball” Wooldridge Memorial event on Saturday July 22.  The event at the 3/10-mile semi-banked red clay oval better known as “The Beast of the East” will pay $10,059 to win the 59 lap event for Super Late Models that will be sanctioned by the Schaeffer’s Iron-Man Championship Late Model Series. 

Any business, group, or race fan(s) can sponsor a lap or laps of the 30th Annual Sunoco Race Fuels Paul “Butterball” Wooldridge Memorial event.  The sponsorship amount is a minimum of $50 per lap and higher amounts can be sponsored.  The lap money will be extra money that will go to the driver that leads each designated lap.  If one driver leads all 59 laps of the event, it would mean an additional $2,950 in prize money, possibly making it the richest to win event in the history of Richmond Raceway, being it would then worth a $13,009 victory. 

“The lap sponsorship program was highly popular with local businesses and race fans last year, so we decided we would do it again for the Butterball for this year”, stated Richmond Raceway co-promoter Larry Yantz.  “It’s just a great way for our local businesses and fans to get involved to make them feel more a part of the prestigious Sunoco Race Fuels Paul “Butterball” Wooldridge event”, added track co-promoter Larry Yantz.  “The Butterball has become a must-see event for the race fans of our area and we are anticipating a great group of drivers to compete in the event and wanted to sweeten the pot just a bit and we want our business supporters and race fans to have a platform to be more involved in this great event”, concluded Yantz.

Interested parties that would like to sponsor a lap or laps for the 30th Annual Sunoco Race Fuels Paul “Butterball” Wooldridge event at Richmond Raceway on July 22 can contact track co-promoter Chad Yantz via email at chad.yantz@gmail.com and they will receive a reply that details what will need to be done to be a lap sponsor.  The deadline to sponsor a lap will be Wednesday July 19, 2017. 

Richmond Raceway is located at 328 Greens Crossing Road, just a short drive from the city limits of Richmond, KY.  Larry, Chad, and Sarah Yantz are the track promoters and will present dirt track racing on Saturday evenings.  For more information about Richmond Raceway, contact track co-promoter Larry Yantz at (606) 510-5331 or track co-promoter Chad Yantz at (606) 510-4836 or via social media at www.richmond-raceway.net, Facebook at www.facebook.com/groups/308149696058239/ or facebook.com/richraceky, and Twitter @RichmondRaceway.  The phone number at the track for information concerning race events and raceday information is (859) 624-5640.