Freedom, WI – February 22, 2019 – The 2019

Dirt Kings Late Model Tour begins in 50 days on Saturday, April 13 with the Gehm’s Club 117 Spring Thaw at Shawano Speedway. Promoters of the Dirt Kings Late Model Tour are excited to announce the return of Gehm’s Club 117 as the title sponsor for both races at Shawano Speedway this season. The Tour returns to Shawano Speedway for a second visit on Saturday, June 29 for the Gehm’s Club 117 Kings Classic.

β€œWe are thrilled to have Russ & Jessica Gehm returning as a sponsor of the Dirt Kings Tour this season. The support and sponsorship of Gehm’s Club 117 is incredible and really helps to grow dirt late model racing,” said Jason Shultz, Promoter of the Dirt Kings Tour. The sponsorship of Gehm’s Club 117 of the Spring Thaw and the Kings Classic increases the purse for these races, with the King taking home a check for $1500 and increasing the starting pay to $300.

Visit Gehm’s Club 117 in Bonduel, WI to experience fresh pattied burgers, homemade pizzas, tasty wings, or their well-known favorite “Friday Fish Fry”, while enjoying a cocktail, glass of wine or ice cold beer from the spacious bar. Gehm’s Club 117 offers dining options: table seating in an inviting dining atmosphere, table seating in the bar area and bar stool seating. Stop in to catch your favorite game on one of their 6 big screen HD televisions. They also feature a dart machine, video bowling, iTunes jukebox and free popcorn. Gehm’s Club 117 is located on Hwy 117, right on the main street through Bonduel, WI.

The Dirt Kings Late Model Tour brings high energy entertainment that captivates fans as drivers compete for the title of King, while battling side-by-side lap after lap. The Tour is the fastest growing dirt series in the Midwest. More than 45,000 fans have packed their local dirt tracks to

support their favorite driver and find out who is King. In 2019, the Tour will sanction 13 events at 9 venues across the state of Wisconsin. More information about the Dirt Kings Tour is available at

To learn more about Dirt Kings Tour, be sure to follow the Dirt Kings Tour on Facebook (/dirtkingstour), on Twitter (@DirtKingsTour), on Instagram (DirtKingsTour) and Snapchat (DirtKingsTour).

Jason Shultz

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