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Motorplex announces purse for MPS tripleheader

Tue 6-19-2018

JACKSON - Officials at Jackson Motorplex have announced that the Midwest Power Series tripleheader Labor Day Weekend will pay $10,000 to win.

Preliminary nights on Thursday, Aug. 31 and Friday, Sept. 1 are $3,000-to-win shows leading to the finale on Saturday, Sept. 2.

Drivers will compete all three nights with combined preliminary points determining the lineups for the finale, which pays $700 to start.

The 360 winged sprint car event will be sanctioned by the Midwest Sprint Touring Series and Upper Midwest Sprint Car Series. The ASCS National Tour will not be part of the event as originally scheduled.

There's racing this Friday at Jackson Motorplex featuring the Midwest Sprint Touring Series 360 sprint cars and Nebraska 360 sprints, RaceSaver sprint cars and NSL non-wing sprint cars.