2014 PAT PETTIT MEMORIAL TRIPLE CROWNadmin
Bakersfield, CA – Jim Pettit, the father of three-time SPEARS Southwest Tour Series champion Jim Pettit II, announced he will fund a three-race bonus program in honor of his late wife Patricia, who the Pettit Family lost in December of 2010.
Each of the three events that make up the “Pat Pettit Memorial Triple Crown” will pay a cash bonus to the winner. The winner at Irwindale Speedway on August 16th will score a total of $5,003 for the win ( the Irwindale race will be nationally televised by MAVTV), the winner of the September 28th race at Pikes Peak International Raceway will receive a series record of $15,003, and the winner of the “Pat Pettit Memorial Triple Crown” finale at Kern County Raceway Park on November 1st will take home $10,003 for the win.
The driver who scores the most points within the three races that make up the “Pat Pettit Memorial Triple Crown” will be awarded a commemorative trophy and a $1,003 cash award at the 2014 SPEARS Southwest Tour Series Championship Awards Banquet. If a driver can win all three races of the “Pat Pettit Memorial Triple Crown”, they would collect over $31,000 in prize money.
For more information about the SPEARS Southwest Tour Series, go to www.SRLSouthwestTour.com.