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11th Annual Eric Medlen Nitro Night

Thursday, July 27, 2017
StoneTree Golf Club,  9 Stone Tree Lane, Novato, CA

This special evening recognizes the life of Eric Medlen, a Funny Car driver who was from nearby Oakdale and called Sonoma Raceway his home track. Medlen succumbed in March, 2007 to injuries sustained from an accident during a test session at Gainesville (Fla.).

The evening features star drivers from the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, dinner and a drawing for one-of-a-kind items and a live auction. Funny Car driver Jack Beckman will emcee the evening. Fellow Funny Car driver and defending world champion, Ron Capps will also be in attendance along with Pro Stock Motorcycle rider, Scotty Pollacheck.

Thursday, July 27, 2017
6 p.m. - Reception
6:30 p.m. - Roping Demonstration
7:30 p.m. - Dinner

StoneTree Golf Club
9 Stone Tree Lane
Novato, CA

The cost of this event is $125 per person. All proceeds benefit the Sonoma Chapter of Speedway Children's Charities in Eric Medlen's name.

For more information contact Cheri Plattner at 707-933-3950 or cplattner@sonomaraceway.com.