09.20.2012 - Gold Cup closes out season this weekend at New Jersey

gc logo.2012CONCORD, N.C. – The 2012 WKA RLV Tuned Exhaust Products Gold Cup Series will close out its 2012 season this weekend with the GT Machine Grand Nationals at New Jersey Motorsports Park in Millville, N.J.

This weekend’s event marks the first time the Gold Cup has visited New Jersey. The event will run on New Jersey’s Avenger Circuit, which will be the first national event ever held on the 0.48-mile layout. The only other time a WKA national event was held at NJSS was in September 2010, when the Manufacturers Cup Series closed its year there.

This weekend will feature an assortment of classes for the Gold Cup, including junior and senior Animals and Box Stock Clones, X-30 TaG classes and LO206 Kid Karts.

The GT Machine Grand Nationals will open with a full day of Friday practice before the Animal Heavy Money Race Friday evening.

Saturday and Sunday will boast a full slate of national racing. Sixteen races are on the slate for Saturday and 17 on Sunday.

Grand National Eagle trophies will be awarded to main event winners in all classes and national championships will be on the line.

For this weekend’s schedule and other important information, click here.