As the American Racer Sportsman Cup by Sunoco Race Fuels enters its third year in
existence, it looks to one again rewards teams for their weekly performance at their home
track(s) throughout the 2015 racing season, by giving away product awards throughout the
season, culminating in the American Racer Cup Weekend at Five Mile Point in October. The
American Racer Cup program will once again be putting up approximately $150,000 in cash and
product awards, with regional and overall cash awards in excess of over $50,000 for the
upcoming season…here are some highlights:
Pre-season tire certificate giveaways ($85 each) (5) held at Race of Champions event
at Bridgeport Speedway. Must be a member prior to March 28th or enter at event on
Home Track Awards – up to 12 weekly tire certificate ($85 each) drawings to teams at
each and every participating speedway (over 250 total drawings during the season!)
Home track tire award for the top 3 finishers at every participating speedway!
Overall and Regional Championships that will payout over $10,000 in cash to the top
participating Sportsman teams! The Overall American Racer Cup payout is once again
set at about $150,000 in cash and product awards!
North and South Regional point funds, with the top 5 from each region sharing in an
additional Modified and Sportsman point fund of $3,000 in addition to the cash and
product awards in the overall American Racer Sportsman Cup point fund.
Dog Days of Summer Awards – 1 tire awarded at each track in each participating
division to the highest team in the Cup points standings at each speedway on August
American Racer Cup Weekend – A full weekend of October racing at Five Mile Point
Speedway in Kirkwood, New York, highlighted by a long-distance Modified feature on
Saturday night, and the American Racer Sportsman Cup Champions Dash. The
American Racer Champion’s Dash will pit the highest finisher in the American Racer
Sportsman Cup points present at the event against one another for an exciting 15 lap
dash for a cool $1,000! All other participant will receive an American Racer Modified
tire at no charge!
The Race of Champions Sportsman Tour Championship bonus – If one driver is able to
capture the $1,000 American Racer Sportsman Cup by Sunoco Race Fuels in addition
to the Race of Champions Sportsman Modified Tour championship, that driver will
receive an additional bonus of $1,000!
The Race of Champions Sportsman Tour Top Three Member Bonus Program – the top
three American Racer Cup Members will share a $250 bonus at each of the RoC
Sportsman Tour races in 2015 as follows: 1. $125 – 2. $75 – 3. $50.
American Racer Sportsman Cup by Sunoco Race Fuels Overall Point Fund
1) $1,500 9) $300
2) $1,000 10) $250
3) $750 11) $200
4) $600 12) $150
5) $500 13) $100
6) $450 14) $100
7) $400 15) $100
In addition to the Top 15 in the overall standings receiving cash awards, the Top 50 overall
teams will also be eligible for product awards from the American Racer Cup’s marketing
American Racer Cup by Sunoco Race Fuels Regional Point Funds
4) $200 4) $200
Presented by Insinger Performance
North Region South Region
1) $500 1) $500
2) $400 2) $400
3) $300 3) $300
5) $100 5) $100
American Racer Cup by Sunoco Race Fuels Home Track Awards
List of Awards posted for EACH participating Speedway
Up to 12 Tire Certificates ($85 each) awarded at random throughout the season to
Top 3 at each track for the season will share in American Racer Tire Awards!
at each speedway on August 1st will each receive an American Racer Modified Tire!
registered members of the American Racer Modified Cup
Dog Days of Summer Award – The driver who is atop the points standings
American Racer Cup Weekend Dash presented by Sunoco Race Fuels
On October 9 and 10, 2015, the Second Annual American Racer Cup weekend
will take place at Five Mile Point Speedway in Kirkwood, New York. In addition to all of the
heats and features ran that weekend, we will be presenting a very special program for our
American Racer Cup track champions. On the night of the Sportsman race, the highest
finishing driver from each speedway in the American Racer Cup points in attendance will be
eligible to participate in the American Racer Cup Dash. This event will pay $1,000 to the
winner, while providing each of the other participating teams with an American Racer Modified
Tire at no charge!
American Racer Cup Rankings
The American Racer Cup will once again rank a driver based on their best 12 finishes at ONLY
their home/member speedway. A driver may register for multiple tracks but their best ranking
will go toward the overall title chase. Ranking begins on Friday, April 17th 2015 and will
conclude on Monday, September 7th 2015. Tracks are entitled to utilize two Twin 20’s nights
and two mid-week events to be included in rankings.