Salem Speedway Returns to NCTS Schedule for 2022Michael Wood
(Chicago, IL) The National Compact Touring Series presented by Rev X Oil will return to the Salem Speedway for two of the largest and most unique events in the compact world during the 2022 season. The first event will be on Saturday, June 18th, for the 100 lap R-Oval pit stop challenge race. Teams will be required to make a green flag pit stop to change at least one racing tire during the pit stop with fuel being optional.
The second event will be on Saturday, September 17th, and will be the first ever Compact World Showdown event being a co-sanctioned event with the Midwest Dash Series. This event was created by the Salem Speedway to be the largest compact event in the Midwest.
The National Compact Touring Series and Midwest Dash Series are excited to co-sanction the September 17, event at Salem Speedway. The event will see drivers from New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin, and more Midwestern states. The full purse will be released at a later date, but is expected to one of the largest purses on either of the touring series schedules.
“We are truly excited in the believe of the Salem Speedway management to give our series and drivers one of the biggest compact races in the Midwest,” stated, Denise Williams, Marketing Director of the NCTS. “We look forward to growing this partnership with both events in 2022 and beyond.”
The 2022 National Compact Touring Series schedule will be released at the PRI trade show on December 9th-11th. Please visit our website at www.nationalcompacts.com for upcoming information news and information.