It is Fri and Sat nite, Oct 23-24. They initially planned it for halloween weekend, to fall right before SEMA Show, but there was some conflict or other reason for the change to the week before. www.torcseries.com
Media Alert: TORC 2009 Season Finale Date Change
Corona, CA (August 4th, 2009)-The Traxxas TORC Truck Series presented by AMSOIL announces a date change for the 2009 season finale event that will be held at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The October 30th -November 1st race weekend will now be held the week prior, October 23rd- 25th, with racing action taking place on Friday and Saturday evening.
"We made the decision to change the date based on scheduling conflicts with other races happening during that weekend at the speedway," said Ricky Johnson co-owner of TORC. "The new date also allows teams needing attending the SEMA Show November 3rd a larger window to have their trucks in top display condition."
Various TORC Championships will be crowned in a number of classes at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The PRO Trucks will be vying for the Oakley Bomb Run Season Award, given to the driver in each class with the most Oakley Bombs for 2009. Oakley will also be awarding a specially designed TORC 2009 Championship Watch to all eleven of the class champions.
The final round of The Traxxas TORC Series presented by AMSOIL will be aired on ABC November 8th, 2009 at 1:30PM EST.
The Traxxas TORC Series-The Off-Road Championship, presented by AMSOIL is the world's premier short course off road series. TORC drivers push the limits with 900 horsepower, action-packed fender pounding on challenging natural terrain racetracks. The 2009 season schedule includes stops in Texas, California, Nevada, Michigan, and Wisconsin. For more information on TORC please visit www.torcseries.com.
The scheduling conflict was the NHRA event that was afraid of dust blowing from the Dirt oval onto the Asphault dragstrip directly to the south...