Crash-A-Rama to Crash at Indy Speedrome

by Scott Nigh

Indianapolis Speedrome® Indianapolis, Indiana

Fans, it is big news time again as our 69th season looms. You have asked for it and coming this May the Home of the World Figure 8® delivers. The Indianapolis Speedrome® has seen several successful events of the demolition nature in the past, but the best is now coming to the eastside facility May 30, 2010. Crash-A-Rama is a full evening of thrills, spills, and competition with the spectators being the ultimate victor. These type shows have led to maximum capacity Speedrome crowds in the past and this should be no different. Ticket information will be available soon.

“I can’t wait to get to the Speedrome”, said Crash-A-Rama president Robert Hart. “Indianapolis is the motorsports capitol of the United States and the very popular track is the perfect place to bring our series to the fans”. Hart is also the owner Orlando Speed World which hosted a Speedrome promoted Figure 8 race on February 15, 1992 won by the legendary driver Charlie Reed. The Florida entrepreneur also owns the New Smyrna Speedway and Columbia Motorsports Park. Stay tuned to for more possible dates with this great organization.

30 year motorsports veteran George Knauer, better known as Moe, leads a massive field of talented drivers into this spectacular. The reigning sunshine state demolition derby champion has displayed his planet renowned skills at many outlets including a national television appearance on Spike TV. The event will also feature world famous stuntman Jimmy Elvis. The daredevil is noted for jumping over school buses to thrill the fans at each program. What fantastic feat will Jimmy have ready for the Hoosier audience?

The May 30 agenda puts a cap on an action-packed Memorial Day Weekend at the Speedrome. The Crash-A-Rama “Night of Destruction” lineup includes a School Bus Figure 8, Skidplate Race, Boat & Camper Trailer Races, Heavy Metal Roller Derby, and much more! The all-star racing weekend schedule is listed below.

Wednesday May 26 – USAC Midgets, Ford Focus Midgets, Junior Focus Midgets, .25 Midgets
Friday May 28 – Stocks, Late Models, Legends, Bandoleros, Hornets, Hornet Figure 8, and Jr. Faskarts
Saturday May 29 – Legends, Bandoleros, Stocks, Late Models, Roadrunners, and Hornets
Sunday May 30 – Crash-A-Rama

2010 is shaping up to be the biggest blockbuster season ever at the Indianapolis Speedrome®. This latest addition of Crash-A-Rama is just one example of the entertainment options at the famous fifth-mile race place. Several top sanctioning bodies and noted events have joined the already impressive lineup of racing divisions. There is something for everyone in 2010. It all starts on opening day April 3 with Late Models, Stocks, Roadrunners, Hornets, Hornet Figure 8, Legends, and Bandoleros. The season leads to the tracks signature 34th Annual World Figure 8® Championship held September 9-11, 2010.

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