World Championship Ice Racing And More This Saturday

first_imgFacebookTwitterCopy LinkEmailShare Ford Center . 1 S.E. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd . Evansville, IN 47708 WHEN: Saturday, January 23, 2016 at 7PMWHO: World’s Top Professional Motorcycle & Outlaw Quad Ice Racers & much, much more!WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP ICE RACING IN EVANSVILLE’S FORD CENTER SATURDAY NIGHT – AND MUCH MORE!!!The biggest names in Professional Motorcycle & Unlimited Outlaw Quad racing will be featured in the main events this Saturday night when BUD’S HARLEY-DAVIDSON presents the 40th ANNUAL WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP ICE RACING SERIES. But there’s much more to thrill Evansville motorsports fans causing the anticipation to reach new all-time heights at the Ford Center! Pun intended!Over 20 lightning fast, action packed pro races will be run in just over two hours to crown the MIDWEST CHAMPIONS in both Professional Racing Divisions right here in the heart of downtown Evansville. This prestigious FIRE ON ICE winter racing event gets underway at 7PM. Most of the races will take place on the specially prepared solid ice oval track but there is also racing planned on a TT course with a jump to make things even more interesting and challenging for the riders.If wild and crazy guys rocketing around the arena’s solid ice track at insane speeds weren’t enough the promoters went over the top and booked SICK AIR FMX SUPERSTAR SCOTT MURRAY to perform off the chart FREESTYLE STUNTS! MURRAY will perform a wide array of acrobatic freestyle daredevil stunts such as KISS OF DEATH, SWITCH BLADES & CLIFFHANGERS to name some. But the big “frozen banana” will come when he attempts the FIRST EVER BACK FLIP ON ICE!!! This spectacular and dangerous stunt will be performed 30’ above the solid sheet of ice! SCOTT MURRAY’S SICK AIR SHOW will no doubt leave all fans in attendance breathless!WORLD CHAMPIONS JAKE “THE SNAKE” MATAYA in the World Cup Motorcycle Division and 3-time World Champ DUSTY “KANSAS TIME BOMB” CROUCH on an Outlaw Quad will head up the Pro Racer fields of competition. Strong fields of riders in Evansville are expected to give the World Champions their biggest challenge of this season. All pro machines are equipped with razor sharp steel studded tires allowing the best racers to go 0-60MPH IN LESS THAN 3 SECONDS! When you watch the ICE lightning quick 2-wheel rocket ships and the no holds barred anything goes bump and grind ICE Outlaw Quads (the race cars you sit on – not in!) at full speed you will understand why they call WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP ICE RACING THE GREATEST SPECTACLE ON ICE!TMAdd an AMATEUR ICE BREAKER QUAD CLASS – STUDDED & UNSTUDDED quads to the mix and hold on to your seats! This class is offered to local racers brave enough to give it a go in front of their hometown fans. They just need to show up at least two hours before race time, pay a nominal entry fee that includes their Pit Pass and GO FOR IT! Contestants race for a trophy to win and hometown bragging rights for a year. Additional classes offered for locals to take part are AMATEUR PIT BIKES, MOTOR SCOOTER MADNESS and NITRO X-KARTS. For additional information about racing simply visit www.icespeedway.com or call ICE Headquarters at (843) 750-0741 or (843) 267-2206.Kids’ tickets start at just $10.50 advance. VIP TICKETS with PIT PARTY PASS are just $30 and kids 12 and under will receive a FREE CHECKERED FLAG FOR AUTOGRAPHS! Thrilling racing and special events the whole family will talk about forever! Mama we’re going to have us a big time come Saturday night!!ICE Event Media Contact: Brent Densford, ICE/International Championship Events. LLC Email: [email protected], Telephone: (843) 750-0741, (843) 267-2206 WHAT: 40th Annual World Championship ICE Racing Series – Midwest Championship WHERE: Ford Center – Evansville, Indianalast_img read more