|Date: 6/24/2015 9:58:31 AM|
NEWS FROM NASCAR SANCTIONED GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY, BECHTELSVILLE, PA------Track promoter: Bruce Rogers @ 610.754.7688
MEDIA CONTACT: Ernie Saxton@215.752.7797-Cell:267.934.7286
BIG FOUR DIVISION SHOW ON SATURDAY AT GRANDVIEW, $600 INGERSOLL RAND TOOL PRIZE FOR NASCAR FEATURE WINNERS, GRANDVIEW CAN KOOZIES FOR THE FIRST 200 DADS
BECHTELSVILLE, PA June 24, 2015 . . . Coming up at Grandview is a big Ingersoll Rand four division night of racing on Saturday, June 27th starting at 7:30 p.m. Included in the big night will be the T.P.Trailers 358 Modifieds, BRC Late Models and Sportsman stock cars along with the Blast from the Past Vintage racers.
The Grandview Speedway Can Koozie giveaway for the first 200 Dads through the main gate, part of the rained out Father’s Day activities, has been rescheduled for this Saturday.
NASCAR feature winners will each receive a $600 Ingersoll Rand Tool prize package on Saturday night adding to the lucrative prize money and perks given by T.P. Trailers, VP Racing Fuels and others.
Representatives of Ingersoll Rand will be in the pits to offer field trial opportunities to the race teams with the IR W7150 Cordless ˝” High-Torque Impact tool.
The Low Down and Dirty Meet & Greet will feature the Gilmore family. Sportsman feature winners Kenny and Brett Gilmore along with legendary Charley Gilmore will be meeting fans. Brett will be autographing some side panels for lucky fans. Glenn Strunk, longtime NASCAR 358 Modified racer, will also be involved. It all starts at 5:30 p.m. at the main gate.
Leading the action will be T.P.Trailers 358 Modifieds point leader Craig VonDohren (eight different feature winners have made it to victory lane this season), BRC Late Models point leader Chuck Schutz (shooting for his seventh Late Model title) and Sportsman point leader Brett Kressley.
At least a dozen events of racing action will make up the night of excitement.
Remembered this evening will be the late Jerry Stinson, a partner with track owner Bruce Rogers many years back. Stinson passed away just recently at his home in Florida.
Adult admission is just $15 while youngsters 11 and under are admitted free. As usual active military with ID are admitted free. And there is free parking on the grounds of the speedway.
Fans are again reminded to participate in the Ingersoll Rand texting contest which offers an IR merchandise pack to a lucky winner that texts IRToolsGRV to 313131 between 11 a.m. on Saturday until 11 p.m. on Sunday.
On Tuesday, June 30, 7:30 p.m. the always exciting NAPA Auto Parts Thunder on the Hill Series will include the Pennsylvania Sprint Speed Week racing for the 410 sprint cars and the 358 Modifieds (NASCAR points awarded).
The BRC Late Models will headline the action on Saturday, July 4th with their annual Firecracker 40 which is sponsored by the Liberty Fire Co. of New Berlinville, PA this year. This is a big night for the kids as Late Model standout Kory Fleming and the Sleepy Hollow gang will be having their annual drawing that will reward four youngsters with beautiful new bicycles. Also included on the special holiday night will be the T.P.Trailers 358 Modifieds and Sportsman stock cars plus fan favorite FIREWORKS. Adult admission is $25 for this holiday weekend special. Youngsters 6 thru 11 pay $5 and kids under 6 are admitted free.
Grandview Speedway, a one-third-mile, banked clay track, is located on Passmore Road just off Route 100 in Bechtelsville, PA, 10 miles north of Pottstown. A full assortment of great concessions and novelty items are available. Free parking on the grounds. Fans are invited to the competition area after the events are completed to meet the racers. For information telephone 610.754.7688 or check in at www.grandviewspeedway.com, Twitter@GrandviewSpeedway and www.facebook.com/grandviewspeedway along with Rainedout.com(for rainout information).
Saturday, June 27, 7:30 p.m. Ingersoll Rand Night featuring T.P.Trailers NASCAR 358 Modifieds, BRC Late Models, Sportsman and Blast from the Past Vintage Cars in action.
Tuesday, June 30, 7:30 p.m. PENNA. Sprint Speedweek 410 sprints and 358 Modifieds (NASCAR points will be awarded).
Saturday, July 4, 7:30 p.m. Liberty Fire Co. Firecracker 40 for BRC Late Models, T.P.Trailers 358 Modifieds and Sportsman plus the annual FIREWORKS show and the Kory Fleming/Sleepy Hollow bicycle giveaway for kids.
Saturday, July 11, 7:30 p.m. T.P.Trailers NASCAR 358 Modifieds, BRC Late Models and Sportsman stock cars.
Each Saturday night has spectator gates opening at 5:30 p.m. with a Low Down and Dirty Meet & Greet that allows fans to meet drivers and get up close look at race cars.