2017 season opener set for Saturday, May 27th at Thunderbird Raceway
Rochester Hills, Michigan (Friday, April 28th, 2017): The Early Registration Deadline for the American Ethanol Modified Tour presented by Allstar Performance for the 2017 racing season is This Sunday, April 30th at 11:59p.m. (Eastern). Membership/Registration Forms are still available and by becoming a member, drivers are eligible for all Contingency Awards as well as the 2017 Highest in Points Provisional beginning with Race #2. The second race of the inaugural campaign will be the 3rd Annual Merritt Showdown at Merritt Speedway on Wednesday, June 14th.
To access the 2017 AEMODT Membership/Registration Form, click on the link provided: motorcityracing.co/aemods-registration
By registering for all events in advance, AEMODT teams will enjoy a $175 savings which includes membership as well as entry fees paid for all 13 events in 2017. By purchasing the membership only, AEMODT teams will still have to pay $30 to enter each event and $40 for the $10,000 to win show (July 3rd at Merritt).
The 2017 AEMODT Champion will have an impressive $5,000 check awaiting them at seasons end with any AEMODT member in the final points standings who attends at least 80% of the events (11 of the 13) completed during the year also receiving a points fund check at the 2017 AEMODT Awards Banquet. In addition, the AEMODT teams will be vying for a minimum of $1,500 to win and $200 just to start at 10 of the 11 scheduled races with one event paying a mammoth $10,000 to win (July 3rd at Merritt).
The inaugural season opener for the AEMODT is set for the next day, Saturday, May 27th as the 1/3 (0.333) mile semi-banked clay oval of Thunderbird Raceway located in Muskegon, Michigan will serve as hosts of the historic first ever race. The Allstar Performance Shootout will see an expected stellar field of cars as the Memorial Day Holiday Weekend officially kicks off the inaugural season for the AEMODT.
For more information about the fast approaching 2017 racing season for the American Ethanol Modified Tour presented by Allstar Performance, go to: aemodt.com You can also follow the tours on Facebook by going to: facebook.com/AmericanEthanolModifiedTour and click on “Like”.
The AEMODT Twitter account will be the primary source for race day updates throughout the 2017 racing season. Be sure to go to the AEMODT Twitter account today at: twitter.com/AEMODT and click on “Follow”. Coming soon, and in addition to the Live Twitter Race Day Updates, information on how to listen in on every AEMODT race throughout the upcoming season on the MCRP Broadcasting Network. Finally, and throughout the 2017 racing season, Live Timing & Scoring from every race in 2017 will be available for absolutely free from your mobile device by purchasing the Race Monitor Mobile App or online at: MotorCityRacing.co/LiveTiming.