RMR releases 2018 schedule, sure to be memorable

15 Jan

America First Credit Union Super OvalWEST VALLEY CITY ‒ As Utah’s preeminent racetrack prepares for its final season, Rocky Mountain Raceways has vowed to make 2018 a memorable affair.  And to that end, RMR on Monday released this year’s race schedule.

RMR’s management has named this year’s theme as “Finish Fast!”  And with the new schedule out, there is lots of positive energy around the facility.

“Our team is thrilled with the packed 2018 schedule as we prepare to Finish Fast!” General Manager Mike Eames said “Our farewell campaign should be the best year ever for our facility, and we hope that our amazing fans come out and celebrate this final historic season with us!

Action onthe America First Super Oval will kick off May 5 with Modifieds, Winged Sprints, Midgets and F-8 Trains.  The Young Kia Drag Strip will open on May 4 with Jr. Dragster, Jr. Street racing.  The first Midnight Drags event will also take place on May 4.

RMR’s motocross schedule fires up in April, with a Mini MX race on May 25 and an MX race on May 27.

Other highlights for 2018 include May Madness (action on both the AFCU Super Oval and the Young Kia Drag Strip) is scheduled for May 26.  Also, fan favorite Horsepower Heaven on July 21.  The ever popular Doomsday of Destruction on September 3.

On the drag side, the Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series will take over August 23-26, and RMR’s final Night of Fire event will take place on September 15.