Aaron Pierce Paces Second Day of
Pay Less / Remy International Little 500 Qualifying
Aaron Pierce of Muncie, Ind. paced final-day qualifiers for the 57th Pay Less /
Remy International Little 500 USAC Special Event Sprint Car race Friday at
Anderson Speedway as the 33-car field was filled and four cars were bumped.
Pierce will start 16th in the 33-car field, which will be paced by pole-winner
Tom Fedewa of Dimondale, Mich. and fellow front-row starters Dave Steele of
Tampa, Fla. and Tim Barber of San Francisco, Calif.
In the field are three former winners and nine race rookies. Former winners
include six-time defending champion Eric Gordon of Indianapolis, Ind., who is
aiming at a record fifth consecutive victory; two-time champion Jeff Bloom of
Bangor, Mich. and 1996 champ Steele.
The race offers the largest purse (over $120,000) in American pavement sprint
car racing and a three-abreast, 33-car start.
On Saturday, May 28, the 57th Pay Less / Remy International 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 57th Pay Less / Remy International
Little 500 at $25 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.