Modified Money Increased for the 34th Annual NAPA Auto Parts Gopher 50

Modified Money Increased for the 34th Annual NAPA Auto Parts Gopher 50

Construction Partnership Inc. and NAPA Auto Parts Add Money to the USRA Modified A-Main Event

SPRING VALLEY, MN – July 5, 2013: The NAPA Auto Parts Gopher 50 has always been known to be a late model event but over the years the open wheeled modifieds have taken part of the spotlight and this year fans can expect more of the same.mods-gopher

Deer Creek Speedway has been known to have one of the most talented and competitive weekly USRA modified divisions in the country and this week they will get a chance to show the world what the hype is all about.  Fans from across the Midwest show up early for the annual event to watch the teams pull in wondering who will be next and when it comes to the modified division there is certain to be a few surprises.

Originally the event was scheduled to pay $2,000 to win and $200 to start for the 24 car A-Main field but that has since changed.  The great folks at NAPA Auto Parts will again offer their bonus program and will provide stickers to teams who wish to participate.  If a driver volunteers to participate and wins their heat races they will get a $100 bonus, but that’s not all.  If a participating driver wins the A-Main event they will get and additional $1,000 bonus as well!

Well race fans things have changed yet again thanks to Construction Partnership, Inc. whom has thrown another $500 to the top of the payout giving someone a chance of taking home a combined $3,600.

Below is the payout for the USRA modified division for this year’s NAPA Auto Parts Gopher. Draw/Re-Draw race procedure will be used.

1-$2,000 + $500 Construction Partnership Bonus + $1,000 NAPA Auto Parts Bonus














15-24th place:  200

Construction Partnership, Inc. works with union contractors and their respective unions of Southern Minnesota to communicate the benefits of union construction with the general public and business owners in the community. They do this by informing and educating the buyers of construction services in the value of high quality construction.

Their members have well over 100 years of experience and we have built most all of the local church’s, hospitals, schools, stores and many other types of buildings.

Below is a list of their local trades.
Bricklayers Local #1
Boilermaker Local #547
Carpenters Local #1382
Cement Masons & Plasters Local #633
Electrical Workers Local #343
Glaziers Local #1324
Heat & Frost Insulators & Asbestos Local #34
Ironworkers Local #515
Laborers Local #405
Operating Engineers Local #49
Painters Local #681
Plumbers & Fitters Local #6
Roofer Local #96
Sheet Metal Workers Local #10
Sprinkler Fitters Local #669
Deer Creek Speedway is a high-banked three-eighths-mile clay oval located 11.3 miles south of I-90 (exit 209) on SR 16, then 0.7 mile north on US 63. For more information call 507-754-6107 or visit


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