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(Editor’s Note: This is a release from Inside Line Promotions)

BILLINGS – BMP Speedway will kick off its season this Saturday when the 3/8-mile dirt oval will host five divisions of race cars.

WISSOTA late models, WISSOTA street stocks, WISSOTA midwest modifieds, WISSOTA super stocks and IMCA modifieds are on the card for the first official event of 2017.

“It looks like great weather is predicted for this weekend so it’s shaping up to be a strong start to the season,” BMP Speedway Owner Mike Quigley said. “We have a lot of exciting things on tap for BMP this season so we can’t wait to get 2017 underway on Saturday.”

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The front gates are slated to open at 5:30 p.m. with racing at 7 p.m.

Tickets are $14 ($12 pre-buy) for adults and $10 ($8 pre-buy) for seniors, military members and students ages 12 to 17 years old. Admission is free for children ages 11 and younger. Pit passes are $30 per person.

To take advantage of the pre-buy special, which ends Friday at midnight, visit http://www.BMPSpeedway.com.

Additionally, drivers competing with WISSOTA this year need to sign up at http://www.WISSOTA.org and purchase a license before the first race. Any drivers racing at BMP Speedway at any point during the 2017 racing season need to visit this link – https://www.myracepass.com/register/?n=12334 – and fill out an online registration prior to their first race. It’s free, only takes a couple of minutes and will help everything go smoother at the track.