Scarborough ME – (September 19, 2008)   It’s a picture perfect late summer’s day at Beech Ridge Motor Speedway, and 136 race teams of every description  are taking advantage of a six hour practice session for  PASS 400 Weekend. The Friday afternoon practice session coincides with race time here at the Ridge this weekend, so it’s the perfect opportunity for drivers and teams to get dialed in.

More than 200 teams are expected to pack the pit area tomorrow morning when the action gets underway in earnest.


 Saturday, September 20th is qualifying day for all divisions, including the PASS Super Late Models, PASS Mods and Pluffybilt Racing Tractors Sportsman. Saturday’s card will be highlighted by the winged warriors of the Northeastern Midget Association.  It’s their first appearance with the Pro All Stars Series, and the 900th NEMA sanctioned midget race in the series’ 50-plus year history. Also on tap are features for the Roadrunners, Wildcats and NEMA Lite open wheelers.


 Sunday September 21st, it’s the $10,000.00 to win PASS 300 for the Super Late Models, a 100 lap PASS Pluffybilt Racing Tractors Sportsman feature and 50 laps for the PASS Mods.


Grandstands open at 10:00 AM both Saturday and Sunday, and the on track action gets underway at noon.


A detailed schedule for the entire PASS 400 weekend is available at and . Beech Ridge Motor Speedway’s address is 70 Holmes Road in Scarborough Maine; the speedway is on line at .