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Forni Classic to offer $400-to-start the A-main Saturday in Placerville

Geico and Econo Lube N’ Tune & Brakes lends support to Forni Classic this Saturday at Placerville Speedway

Placerville, CA – The Placerville Speedway is pleased to welcome Geico and Econo Lube N’ Tune & Brakes as presenting sponsor of this Saturday’s 13th annual Mark Forni Classic.

With the extra support the already $5,000-to-win Winged 360 Sprint Car feature will now pay a minimum of $400 just to start the A-main. The Mark Forni Classic presented by Geico and Econo Lube N’ Tune & Brakes is the richest one-night event of the season for the Thompson’s Auto Group Winged 360’s at the quarter-mile.

“We certainly want to thank Geico and Econo Lube N’ Tune & Brakes for coming on board as presenting sponsor of the Mark Forni Classic,” said Placerville Speedway promoter Scott Russell. “It’s a great thing for the teams that we’ll be able to offer $400-to-start the A-main, which is what we do with the Sprint Car Challenge Tour. Mark was a great man, a great friend and we look forward to honoring him with a big show on Saturday.”

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The Mark Forni Classic is also made possible by numerous sponsors and supporters including Doug Veerkamp General Engineering, Hunt & Sons, Pape Machinery, Les Schwab Tires, Armond’s Giant Tire Service, Mike & Jessica Poderick, C&H Auto Parts and Nor-Cal Crushing. The Placerville Speedway would like to thank all these individuals for their support of the event.