Announces Plans to Compete in Glen Niebel
Ind. (March 5, 2013) - Tony Hunt is bringing his ebay Motors pavement sprint car program east on
Sunday, April 14 to compete in the Glen Niebel
Classic Mel Kenyon 100 at Anderson Speedway the opening round of the
Sprint Car Challenge Series Built by the UAW.
Hunt earned the 2012 Pay Less Little 500 Pole
Position and has captured 10 USAC championships
during his career.
“We are really looking forward to the Niebel
race. I ran it several years ago with another
team. So coming back to run it with our program
is exciting,” Hunt explained. He continued, “We
really like racing at Anderson Speedway and to
come back here early in the season is fun. It’s
a great event o further prepare us for the Pay
Less Little 500 in May.”
When Hunt pulls onto the high banks of Anderson
Speedway he will find a built in fan base with
the men and women of the UAW. His sprinter is
powered by a Schwanke stock block Chevrolet
engine based on the LS7 engine produced by the
UAW Local 653’s skilled work force at the GM
Performance Build Center in Wixom, MI.
The USSA Mel Kenyon Midget Series drivers will
also open their racing season as a part of the
Glen Niebel Classic 100 event. The Anderson
Speedway gates for the Glen Niebel Classic will
open at noon Sunday April 14 with racing
scheduled for 2:00 PM. Prior to the green flag
flying, Anderson Speedway will host a Fan
Appreciation Autograph Session in the Pavilion
behind the main grand stand.