230mph race cars, Fun Ford Series highlight weekend at Bandimere Speedway

230mph race cars, Fun Ford Series highlight weekend at Bandimere Speedway

By Ronnie Kohrt

230mph race cars highlight a busy weekend at Bandimere Speedway as several racing series head for Thunder Mountain on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Friday night

Friday night features the Kinsco E.T. Series as racers compete for points in several unique categories to Bandimere Speedway, including Street E.T., Street Bike, High School, Corridor Collision Jr. Street, Trophy/Jackpot and Time Trials.

Points leaders are as followed as racers head for the home stretch in the points series.

Nate Larson - Street E.T.
Rick Rudd Jr. - Street Bike 
Colby Crooks - High School
Nate Larson - Trophy / Jackpot
Cody Collins - Corridor Collision Jr. Street

Gates open at 3:30pm with cars racing into the evening.


Saturday (All day)

A full slate is scheduled for Saturday including the Madcap Racing Engines Fast 16, Get Biofuel Quick 16 and the Fineline Series. Cars will hit the race track at over 200mph+ and qualify for a laddered field. 

Points leaders in the quickest bracket racing in Colorado include...

Bradley Johnson - Madcap Racing Fast 16
Bradley Johnson - Get Biofuel Quick 16
Adam Choida/Josh Herman - Fineline Series

The MagnaFuel Super Series also hits the race track in Super Street, Super Gas, Super Comp, Stock/Super Stock Combo and Super Rod. 

Points leaders in the MagnaFuel Super Series include...

Brian Percival - Super Street
Kevin Moore - Super Gas
Monte Pennetta - Super Comp
Mike St. Clair - Stock/Super Stock
John/Colby Crooks - Super Rod

The 4-speeds will also be in action in the Fastlane Automotive Stick Shift Category. The stick shift points leader is currently Tony Hernandez.

The Premiere Street Car Association will also make hits down the race track on both Friday and Saturday as well as the VDRA program on Saturday. Just about any kind of car for enthusiasts will be on the property this weekend! Every ticket is a pit pass, we hope you join us this weekend at Bandimere Speedway!

Sunday (All day)

Fun Ford Day presented by your local Ford Stores hits the race track Sunday as the blue ovals take over Bandimere Speedway. 

The event will feature a car show, vendor midway, drag racing all day with awards and fun Ford related event happenings all day. 

Categories for the Fun Ford Series include the following.

  • DOT Street
  • Truck
  • 5.0 Shootout presented by your local Ford Stores
  • Fast Ford presented by MagnaFuel
  • Rocky Mountain Mustang Roundup

Racers this weekend in select categories will also be fighting for contingency program bonus money. On Saturday in several categories, some of the bonuses this weekend include...

Cummins "Bounty" Bonus

Cortese Cattle Company Reaction Time Challenge

Peterson Fluids Bad Beat Bonus

Maddox Motor Company Incentive

Branting Industries Dead On Bonus

Peek Fabrications Winning Qualifier bonus




Friday night Kinsco E.T. Series! 


Saturday features


Sunday is FORD DAY!


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