General Tire Clash at The MAG Presented by Big River Steel Draws Near

Filed in 2020 News on June 2, 2020

Mega Event Thunders to Life on June 18-20 at Magnolia Motor Speedway

Columbus, Mississippi (June 2, 2020) – Magnolia Motor Speedway is eagerly preparing for the annual General Tire Clash at the MAG Presented by Big River Steel. The three day mega event thunders to life on Thursday-Saturday, June 18 – 20 at the state-of-the-art, 3/8-mile oval.

All three nights of racing will be headlined by the stars and cars of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) and COMP Cams Super Dirt Series (CCSDS) clashing as they battle for big money atop the 3/8-mile oval.

The three-day General Tire Clash at The Mag Presented by Big River Steel kicks off on Thursday, June 18 with a complete $5,000-to-Win LOLMDS / CCSDS program, which will be captured by the MAVTV cameras for a future broadcast. In addition, Thursday night’s program includes the Crate Racin’ USA Modified Sportsman battling in a complete $500-to-win / $50-to-start event. Hot Shots will also contest a complete event, paying $200-to-win/ $50-to-start plus a trophy.

Thursday night’s driver’s meeting is scheduled for 7:00 p.m. with hot laps at 7:30 p.m.

Action continues on Friday, June 19with the second round of the General Tire Clash at The Mag Presented by Big River Steel. The LOLMDS / CCSDS contingent will once again go to battle in another complete $5,000-to-win, MAVTV filmed event. In addition, complete programs are scheduled for the Mississippi Street Stock Series ($1,000-to-win / $75-to-start), Crate Racin’ USA Late Models ($700-to-win / $50-to-start), and Ranch House Diner Factory Stocks ($400-to-win $50-to-start).

Friday night’s driver’s meeting is slated for 7:00 p.m. with hot laps at 7:30 p.m.

The General Tire Clash at The Mag presented by Big River Steel earthshaking finale is set for Saturday, June 20. The night’s LOLMDS / CCSDS program is headlined by a $15,000-to-win, 100-lap finale, which will be shown on MAVTV at a later date. Rounding out the program are the MSSS Street Stocks ($1,000-to-win / $75-to-start), Crate Racin’ USA Late Models ($1,000-to-win / $50-to-start), and Glenn’s BBQ and Fish Late Model Sportsman ($500-to-win / $50-to-start).

Saturday’s drivers meeting is at 6:30 p.m. with racing action starting at 7:00 p.m.

Big River Steel is the world’s first Flex Mill. The company broke ground in 2014 in northeast Arkansas and began steel production in 2016.

Big River Steel takes a visionary, entrepreneurial approach to the ever-changing American manufacturing industry. The company employees the best steel technicians in the business and has equipped them with the most advanced technology. This allows the Big River Steel to meet the steel customer’s needs not only today but also a decade from now.

To learn more about Big River Steel, please visit their website at www.BIGRIVERSTEEL.com.

PURSES, FORMAT, PRICES Based on 3-Day Event.

Thursday grandstand admission is $25 for adults. Kids (ages 6-10) are $5 with and children (ages 5 & under) free. A three-day adult grandstand pass is $80.

Friday grandstand admission is $25 for adults. Kids (ages 6-10) are $5 with and children (ages 5 & under) free.

Saturday grandstand admission is $35 for adults with kids (ages 6-10) $5 and children (ages 5 & under) free. 

Thursday pit admission is $35 for adults with kids (ages 6-10) $25, and children (ages 5 & under) free A three-day adult pit pass is $110.

Friday pit admission is $35 for adults with kids (ages 6-10) $25, and kids (ages 5 & under) free.

Saturday pit admission is $40 for adults with kids (ages 6-10) $30, and Kids (ages 5 & under) free.

A Four Wheeler / ATV / Side-By-Side pit pass for the weekend is $25. For more information on the evet, please call Johnny Stokes at 662-574-2572 or the track at 662-240-3478 and visit the track’s website at www.MagnoliaDirt.com .