National Sprints Kick Off Pay Less Little 500 Week on Wednesday Night
By Kyle Larson
Public Relations Director
The 58th Pay Less Little 500 week
kicks off Wednesday, May 24 at Anderson Speedway with the USAC National Sprint
Car Series competing in the Sam Pierce Chevrolet 50. Joining the USAC Valvoline
National Sprint Car Series will be the USAC Midwest Ford Focus Midgets.
The USAC National Sprint Cars will make its final 2006 appearance at Anderson on
Wednesday night. Dave Darland recorded the victory in USAC’s first season
appearance on Sunday, April 9 in the Glen Niebel Classic / Banjo 100. Heading
into Wednesday nights event, Josh Wise leads the point standings with Bud
Kaeding, Levi Jones, Bryan Clauson and Mat Neely rounding out the top five.
On Wednesday, Pay Less Little 500 practice begins at 11 a.m. with USAC practice
taking place at 3:30 p.m. Spectator gates open at 5 p.m. with racing starting at
7. Advanced adult tickets are $10 and $15 on raceday. Kids 6 to 12 are admitted
for $4. Five and under are free.
The 58th Pay Less Little 500 round one pole qualifications will take place on
Thursday, beginning at 1:30 p.m.
On Friday, the 33-car field will be set with the second round of qualifications.
Later that night, the Families Forever / Primerica Free Night will take place.
The MAX/WLBC Friday Night Summer Series will feature Insight ThunderCars and Pro
ThunderCars along with Chappy’s Rent to Own Front Wheel Drives Oval and Figure 8
action and an awesome Fireworks show.
Admission is free for all events on Thursday and Friday.
On Saturday, May 27, the 58th Pay Less Little 500 green flag waves at 8 p.m.
Thirty-three Sprint Cars in 11 rows of 3 will be featured in the richest Sprint
Car asphalt event.
Tickets are available for the legendary 58th Pay Less Little 500 at $27 for
reserved seating. For more information, contact the Anderson Speedway Ticket
Office from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
For additional information contact Anderson Speedway at (765) 642-0206.