This Saturday, March 26th kicks off our Dawgwood Speedway Point Series. Gates open at 3pm with practice starting at 5pm.

Classes

Red Plate #245 5-8
Green Plate #265 8-10
Purple Plate #290 10-12
Blue Plate #310 12-15
Stock Lite #325
Stock Medium #350
Stock Heavy #375
Senior Stock 40 & Over #375
Super Heavy #425
Jr Champ #310
Sr Champ #425 (Animal)
Limited F/H #375 A #410
Stock Heavy EL #375
Super Heavy EL #425
Amateur #375
Pro Stock #375
Pro Super #425
Powder Puff #325

All plate classes and Amateur must run small pipe.
All other must run big pipe.
All classes must run Maxxis HT-3’s other than EL classes.

Schedule
March 26
April 16
May 21
June 11
July 9
August 13
September 17
October 8

Best 7 of 8

Extra 5 point bonus if you run all 8.
Must be present and attempt qualifying to receive points, no buying of points.

Gate fee $12
Point class entry $22
Pro entry $52
Amateur $12

Pro pay out.
1. $500
2. $200
3. $100
15 km

New time for tomorrow

Gates open at Gates open at 10 AM practice at 12 pm.

Do you to the threat of rain late in the evening on Saturday we are changing the times for tomorrow.

A full racing program plus $300 to win Pro Stock #375.

Classes

Red Plate 5-8 (16-64) Gear Rule #245
Green Plate 8-10 #265
Purple Plate 10-12 #290
Blue Plate 12-15 #310
Stock Lite #325
Stock Medium #350
Stock Heavy #375
Senior Stock 40 & Over #375
Super Heavy #425
Limited #375
Sr. Champ #425
Jr. Champ #325
Amateur #375
Pro Stock #375

Maxxis tires only
All plate classes must run small pipe.
All adult classes must run big pipe (amateur will run small pipe)
Open clutches in all classes
No Alcohol is permitted on premises.
No open flames

All entry fees $22

Amateur $12

Insurance $5

Pro Stock $30 (15km)

Gate fee $12
7 & under is free

Our season opening night race and and we celebrate the tracks 20th year in operation. A full racing program plus $300 to win Pro Stock #375.

Gates open 3pm
Practice starts at 5pm

Classes

Red Plate 5-8 (16-64) Gear Rule #245
Green Plate 8-10 #265
Purple Plate 10-12 #290
Blue Plate 12-15 #310
Stock Lite #325
Stock Medium #350
Stock Heavy #375
Senior Stock 40 & Over #375
Super Heavy #425
Limited #375
Sr. Champ #425
Jr. Champ #325
Amateur #375
Pro Stock #375

Maxxis tires only
All plate classes must run small pipe.
All adult classes must run big pipe (amateur will run small pipe)
Open clutches in all classes
No Alcohol is permitted on premises.
No open flames

All entry fees $22

Amateur $12

Insurance $5

Pro Stock $30 (15km)

Gate fee $12
7 & under is free

Due to the outlook of the forecast for this weekend, we have decided to go ahead and make the tough decision to POSTPONE the 2nd Annual Peach State Shootout until next Saturday, February 20th. The forecast for this week calls for temperatures well below freezing for most of the week which makes track prep work nearly impossible. Normally on races like this, track prep would have started yesterday but we have yet to be able to touch the race track due to rain and snow and it looks to be Friday before we can start on the track. Not to mention the high for Saturday is only supposed to be in the mid 30’s with lows in the 20’s. That’s entirely too cold for anyone to be out in, especially kids, plus it’s the perfect formula for a long and miserable day. We would rather postpone than race until the wee hours of the morning. We wanted to make a call early to save time and money for those racers who are currently prepping tires and equipment and save those who are traveling from the northeast and midwest who were planning on leaving tomorrow.

Parking and pre registration will remain current. You do not have to contact us unless you cannot make it next weekend and wish to cancel. There will be not be any changes made to the format, payouts, or running order.

To pre register (at this point over 250 pre entries) visitwww.nationalkartleague.com . Parking will run through next Wednesday the 17th. Call Rodney Byers at 678-910-1989.

2016 Schedule

Dawgwood Speedway 2016 Schedule
January 30 (Day Time)

February 13 NKL Race

February 27 (Day Race)

March 12 (1st Night Race)

March 26 Point Race

April 9

April 16 Point Race

May 7

May 21 Point Race

June 11 Point Race

June 18

July 9 Point Race

July 30

August 13 Point Race

August 27

September 17 Point Race

September 24

October 8 Point Race

November 5

November 19

December 3

December 17

Rain Dates
April 30
July 16
October 1
October 29
November 12

UPDATE!!! Due to the large amount of feedback for our first race we have decided to GUARANTEE Clone Medium and Clone Heavy!

(Ballground, GA) – We are ready to kick off the 2016 National Karting League season with the 2nd running of the Peach State Shootout! The home track for the National Karting League, Dawgwood Speedway, will play host to season opener on Saturday February 13th. After a very successful inaugural season the feedback we have received from the karting industry has been phenomenal. We will once again set new trends with a safe and efficiently run program catering to the racers, not the series.The National Karting League invites you to join us for our 2016 season opener at Dawgwood Speedway!

Pro Stock (375# HT3)- $5,000 to win – GUARANTEED!
1. $5,000
2. $2,000
3. $1,000
4. $500
5. $300
6. $250
7. $200
8. $175
9. $150
10. $125
50 Laps – No competition breaks.
Qualifying will lock in the top 25 and one consolation race will advance the top 5 finishers.
Entry Fee – $125

Pro Super Heavy (425# HT3) – $2,000 to win
1. $2,000
2. $800
3. $400
4. $200
5. $100
Entry Fee – $100
20 Kart Minimum – Driver must weigh 200#

Pro Junior 1 (265# HT3, Ages 8-10)
Pro Junior 2 (290# HT3, Ages 10-12)
Pro Junior 3 (320# HT3, Ages 12-15)
Pro Senior Champ (Animal, 425# HT3)
Pro Stock EL (375# EL, Ages 15 & up)
Stock Medium (350# HT3, Ages 15 & up)
Stock Heavy (375# HT3, Ages 15 & up)
Stock Super Heavy (425# HT3, Ages 15 & up)
LIMITED FLATHEAD (375# Local option / Non points)

$1000 to win!
1. $1000
2. $400
3. $200
4. $150
5. $80
Entry Fee – $80
20 Kart Minimum

Junior 1 Heavy (265# HT3, Ages 8-10)
Junior 2 Lite (275#, Ages 10-12)
Junior 2 Heavy (290#, Ages 10-12)
Junior 3 Lite (300#, Ages 12-15)
Junior 3 Heavy (320#, Ages 12-15)
Senior Champ Heavy (Animal, 425# HT3, Ages 15 & up)
Stock Heavy EL (375# EL, Ages 15 & up)
Stock Super Heavy EL (425# EL, Ages 15 & up, Driver must weigh 200#)

$500 to win!
1. $500
2. $200
3. $100
4. $75
5. $60

Entry Fee – $60
15 Kart Minimum

Red Plate – Details/Payout/Entry Fee TBA

In the event a class does NOT meet its’ posted kart minimum, payback will be 100% of class entry fees. We believe the entry fees belong to the racer and do not pocket any percentage of classes that don’t meet kart minimum.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

The National Karting League will adhere to NKA rules and policies.

Gates will open on Friday from 5pm – 9pm for parking.
Saturday Times – Gates 8am – Practice 10am

For event sponsor contact Rodney Byers 678-910-1989 or rbyers@tds.net (Event sponsor will pick their preferred parking spaces and be issued gate passes).

All adult classes will utilize a big pipe. Junior classes will utilize the small pipe.

Limited Flathead will run open header.

Scoring will be completed utilizing MyLaps transponders. $5 per transponder fee will be assessed at registration.

NO Fighting, NO alcohol, NO open flames.

No refunds.

Dawgwood Speedway
5186 Hwy 225 S
Chatsworth Ga 30705

Gas must be purchased at either ABC Convenience Stores on either end of hwy. 225

AREA MOTELS:

Key West Inn
501 G. I. Maddox Parkway
Chatsworth Ga 30705
706-517-1155

Courtyard By Marriott
785 College Dr.
Dalton Ga 30720

Holiday Inn
879 College Dr.
Dalton Ga. 30720
855-809-3505

Hampton Inn
Market St.
Dalton Ga. 30720
855-799-6860

PARKING:

Parking List will be posted HERE and updated regularly.

Parking will go on sell Monday, January 18th. Please text 678-910-1989 and include number of spots, plus your truck and trailer length. Parking for this event is $25 per spot

The National Karting League would like to take the time to thank our loyal sponsors for the 2016 racing season.

Title Sponsor: Maxxis Kart Racing/Goldspeed USA

Official Parts Trailer: Performance Engines and Chassis (PEC)

Pole Awards Sponsor: Venom Juice/Kevin Bishop Racing Development

Premium Sponsor:
Avis Electric / Bajer Kart Sales
Charger Racing Chassis
Chavous Racing Products
Endicott Motorsports / Roll Speed
Hermie Sadler Karting / Premier Racing Chassis
Kenneth Bray Motorsports/Formula 4 Tire Prep
MC Motorsports
P&P Speedshop

Standard Sponsor:
Armor Packaging
Boo McDonald Racing
Brody Ridley Racing
Casen Sinclair Racing / Wells Fargo
Cash Racing Engines
Cole Brackett Racing
Double A Graphics
Dyno Cams
Flatland Farms
Josh Spicer Enterprises
Kevin Smith Racing Engines
N-Gage Cluthces
Pink Magic Tire Prep / Jamie Knopf
Rusty House Racing
Superior Tire Management
Tod Miller Racing Engines
Weaver Grading

Business Sponsors:
Chase’n Race’n Illustrated
Concept Graphics
National Karting Alliance
Kart Scheduler

For more information, or to purchase sponsorship, contact series owner Rodney Byers at 678-910-1989.

2016 Maxxis National Karting League Touring Schedule
February 13th – Dawgwood Speedway – Chatsworth, GA
March 19th – Thunder Valley Motorplex – Neeses, SC
May 14th – Capital City Speedway – Ashland, VA
June 4th – Tri-County Kartway – Kenly, NC
July 2nd – Patriot Speedway – Blacksburg, SC
August 20th – Liberty Raceway Park – Stanley, NC
September 10th – Talladega Raceway Park – Estaboga, AL
October 21st -22nd – Dawgwood Speedway – Chatsworth, GA **NON POINTS**

The tour will have seven points races, counting the best six point totals. The Duel at Dawgwood on October 21st-22nd will be a sanctioned, non-points paying event.
We will once again be a Maxxis National transfer series. The top 10 in points will transfer to the Maxxis National at Thunder Valley in Neeses, SC on October 14-16.
The Maxxis National Karting League will utilize the National Karting Alliance (NKA) rules package and insurance program. All events will be run in accordance with NKA policies and procedure.

Money race for January 9th
$500 to win Pro Limited and Pro Clone
$50 entry fee, 15 km
$300 to Win Pro Blue Plate
$30 entry fee, 15 km
Dates:
January 9th
January 30th
February 27th

Classes:
Red Plate
Green Plate
Purple Plate
Blue Plate
Jr. Champ
Clone Lite
Clone Medium
Clone Heavy
Clone Super Heavy
Senior Stock
Limited
Girls Class
$20 Entry fee
Will run other classes that have 2 or more karts

Amateur
$10 Entry fee

Gates open at 10am
Practice starts at 12pm
Qualifying to follow

Open Maxxis Tire rule

Here is the full 100 laps from this years Headrick 100 on December 12th.

Here is a highlight reel from the other classes that took place on the December 12th.

Cyber Monday Special at Dawgwood Speedway
Cyber Monday will continue through December 12th at Dawgwood Speedway. The entry fee for the Headrick 100 pro clone will be 20% off bring the entry fee down to $100.

Headrick 100 Pro Clone #375

1. $3000
2. $1000
3. $500
4. $300
5. $250
6. $200
7. $150
8. $100
9. $100
10.$100

entry $100
Maxxis HT-3

Blue Plate
$500 to win Guaranteed Sponsored by Buzz Racing
2. $200
3. $100
$50 entry

Other Classes
Red Plate #245 $20 entry 100% Payback
Green Plate, Purple Plate, Clone Lite, Senior, Limited, Super Heavy
$50 entry – 15 km
1. $500
2. $200
3. $100

Clone Medium, Clone Heavy, Pro Super Heavy
$75 entry – 20km

1. $1000
2. $300
3. $200

Amateur $10 entry 100% payback
Gates open at 10am
Practice starts at 12pm
All plate classes will run small pipe
All adult classes will run big pipe (amateur will run small pipe)
Reserved parking is $15
Open Maxxis tire rule in all classes unless noted
Contact Rodney @ 678-910-1989

We are excited to announce now only will we have Chase’n Racen Illustrated covering our event and Phil Combs calling the action, T4 Films will be here also filming all 100 laps for the Headrick 100.

Updated – December 1st, 2015

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5186 Hwy 225 South
Chatsworth, Georgia 30705

GPS:
34.6893147,-84.8235399

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