GJP Italian Eatery to present Oswego Kartway Championship Kickoff on Friday

OSWEGO, NY – GJP Italian Eatery of Oswego will present Oswego Kartway’s Championship Kickoff Friday, May 13 with racing set to take the green flag at 7:30 p.m.

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For more information on GJP Italian Eatery of Oswego visit online at www.gjposwego.com.

Drivers in as many as 15 different divisions are expected to take part in the season opening event.

Young racers aged 5-15 will be separated between the junior divisions at the Kartway including Jr. Green Clone (5-7), Sr. Green Clone (7-9), Jr. Purple Clone (9-11), Jr. Blue Clone (10-12), and Sr. Blue Clone (12-15).

Those drivers ages 15 and up will compete in either Stock Medium, Clone Light, Clone Medium, Clone Heavy, Clone Super Heavy, Masters, State Clone Light, State Clone Heavy, Champ Kart, and Open.

Pit gates will open for competitors beginning at 4:30 p.m. Driver registration will close at 6:15 p.m with the drivers meeting at 6:30 p.m. and hot laps to follow immediately after at approximately 6:45 p.m.

Racing will start at 7:30 p.m.

Entry fees for Kartway members will be set at $15 while non-member entry fees are $18.

Pit passes will also be available for those not in competition for just $10.

Friday night’s racing program will see heat race lineups determined by a pill draw, with feature lineups starting straight up from heat race finishes.

As always spectators are welcome to come to the Kartway and enjoy the racing action.

A full-service concession stand is open, with limited bleacher seating.

Fans are encouraged to bring their vehicle and park along the racing surface for a great view of the action.

Admission for fans is only $5 per car load.

Kartway events run April through September on most Friday nights, culminating with the Fall Frenzy 200 Championships on Saturday, September 24.

For more information on Oswego Kartway be sure to visit online at www.oswegokartway.com.

You can follow the Kartway on Twitter @OswegoKartway or like on Facebook at www.facebook.com/OswegoKartway.

To speak to a Kartway representative call the Oswego Speedway box office at (315) 342-0646.

RACE ORDER:

Jr. Green Clone
Sr. Green Clone
Jr. Blue Clone
Jr. Purple Clone
Sr. Blue Clone
State Clone Heavy
Masters
Clone Medium
Stock Medium
Clone Super Heavy
State Clone Light
Clone Light
Clone Heavy
Champ
Open