Story By: MIKE PARKS / CLAREMONT MOTORSPORTS PARK – CLAREMONT, NH – It is, without doubt, one of the biggest race’s of the year at Claremont Motorsports Park.
The Maurice Enterprises 100 comes to town this Friday, August 28, when the top Open Modified teams in the Northeast will converge on the storied third-mile speedplant, all gunning for the $10,000 winner’s purse up for grabs in this huge event.
Paying $1,100 just to qualify and take the green in Friday night’s big event, this one is drawing the best in the business. Among those already signed up for this one are a virtual who’s who of Modified racing. Matt Hirschman, John McKennedy, Ron Silk, Andy Jankowiak, Chuck Hossfeld, they’re all in, along with Les Hinckley, Kirk Alexander, hometrack star Brian Robie, and many more.
Dick Williams put this one together, CMP promoter Mike Parks has jumped all over bringing it to town, and Maurice Enterprises’ Maurice Hurd has provided vital backing to make this dream race a reality. Calling it the Racers Honoring Racers 100, the trio is all in.
The speedway’s NASCAR Hometracks Series, Late Model Sportsmen, R.E. Hinkley Street Stocks, In City Sugar Shack Mini Stocks, Lavalley Building Supply Pure Stocks, and Six Shooters will all be in action too, with post time Friday at Claremont Motorsports Park set for 7 p.m.