Powell Family Memorial Back at Citrus Co.
The running of the 18th Annual Powell Family Memorial with take place Sat. June 8th at track know as “The Friendliest Track in the South” Citrus Co. Speedway. For the last few years the event has been held on dirt and we are honored to have this event back on asphalt at our facility, stated track promoter Don Cretty.
This event will also be race #5 for the FL United Promoters Series, we are thrilled to have been able to make this all work for the Powell Family, the track and the series, commented series director Rick Williams. James and I have been friends for a long time and we are so glad to host this event for him and his family, added Williams.
Past winners of The Powell Family Memorial include Jeff Purvis, Freddie Query, David Reutimann, Mike Franklin Jr., Wayne Anderson, Ivedent Lloyd Jr., Johnny Collins, and James Powell himself.
Four time winner this season with FUPS, Wayne Anderson will be challenged by young Randy Anderson, Daniel Webster, Jesse Dutilly, Anthony Cataldi, Billy Bigley Jr, Todd Brown, David Green, Scott Walters, Jeff Schofield, Mike Bresanhan and many more as they all chase the $5,000 first place prize for 125 laps.
The Legends will join the card for the night’s action along with Mod Mini’s, Pure Stocks, Mini Stocks, DWARF’s, and Bandoleros. There will be an open practice on Friday night June 7th from 5pm-9pm., Sat. pit gates open at 10am for parking. For more info go to www.floridaunitedpromotersseries.com