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(7/29/13) by Eric Arnold, Knoxville Raceway Blogger and Twitter Commentator
The Knoxville Nationals qualifying scoring system is something I get questions about frequently. I thought it would be nice to have an explanation in the blog to reference to. The Knoxville Nationals Points System was created by promoter Ray Grimes and his wife Naomi.
A perfect score is 500 points, 200 time trials, 100 heat race win, 200 feature win.
Time Trials: 1st 200 points, 2nd 198, 3rd 196, and drops 2 points per position.
Heat Races: 1st 100, 2nd 97, 3rd 94, and drops 3 points per position.