LET’S TRY THIS AGAIN, PIONEER POLE BUILDINGS FORREST ROGERS MEMORIAL RESCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY AUGUST 18TH, SPORTSMAN AND LATE MODELS ALSO PART OF TRIPLEHEADER
BECHTELSVILLE, PA August 14, 2018 . . . . The $10,000 to win
Pioneer Pole Buildings Forrest Rogers Memorial was lost to weather last
Saturday at Grandview Speedway. They’ll be trying again this Saturday,
August 18th with the $10,000 to win Modified Classic set for
7:30 p.m. The tripleheader show will also feature the Sportsman and Late
Model stock cars.
A fantastic field of Modified
stock car racing talent is again scheduled to be on hand for the big
event that honors the memory of the man who had the idea and carried it
through to build the one-third-mile, banked clay Grandview Speedway
located in Bechtelsville, PA.
“With the change in the date
because of the weather postponement there is the possibility that more
visiting drivers will be on hand to try for the big win,” said track
spokesperson Tina Rogers. “No matter what it is always an exciting
Everything that was scheduled before the events were rained out will be reset for this Saturday.
Every Modified racer making his
way through the gate will be looking to win the PPB Forrest Rogers
Memorial and take home the $10,000 first place money plus the prestige
of being a winner of this annual Classic. With three wins in row and
eight overall in the Rogers Memorial Classic Craig Von Dohren is a
strong favorite but don’t count out anyone.
Now with just FOUR Saturday night shows
remaining that count toward the point standings a strong finish has
become even more important. Mike Gular, Danny Snyder and Louden Reimert
continue to lead the point standings in the three divisions of NASCAR
action. The threesome plus a host of others will be looking to earn
every point possible in their drive to win the lucrative NASCAR and
Of course Jeff Strunk, Duane Howard,
Meme DeSantis, Ray Swinehart, Doug Manmiller and many others will be
performing at their best in hopes of picking up the top prize.
Jersey Shore race fan Jim Gilmore has posted $100 for the leader of lap number 18 in memory of the late Mike Bailey.
The 50-lap feature for Modifieds
headlines the Pioneer Pole Buildings tripleheader that will also include
Sportsman and Late Model stock car racing action.
The popular Low Down and Dirty Internet
Radio sponsored Meet & Greet, will feature drivers and cars on
display in the main gate area at 5PM. This week Craig Von Dohren, Kevin
and Brian Hirthler along with Chuck Schutz will be featured. All are
sponsored by Pioneer Pole Buildings.
Adult admission is $25 while
youngsters 6 thru 11 pay just $5 and those under 6 are admitted free.
Pit admission is $30 with a NASCAR license. And there is free parking on
the speedway grounds.
; Available at the track will be the
opportunity to purchase lap sponsorships for the September 15th Freedom
76 that will pay at least $25,000 to win. Laps are available for $20 and
can be had by seeing Tina Rogers or Tommy Kramer. If you prefer you can
contact Ernie Saxton at 215.752.7797 to secure a lap or mail a check
the lap or laps you want to sponsor, payable to Grandview Speedway, to
1448 Hollywood Avenue, Langhorne, PA 19047. Saxton is also available to
arrange event sponsorships and awards for the biggest race of the
Tickets for the Freedom 76 will be on sale at the track on August 18th for $35. On race day they will sell for $40.