UNITED STATES AUTO CLUB (USAC) EAST COAST WINGLESS SPRINTS
HEAD UP SATURDAY TRIPLEHEADER AT GRANDVIEW WITH NASCAR MODIFIEDS AND
SPORTSMAN STOCK CARS
BECHTELSVILLE, PA May 13, 2019 . . . This Saturday night at
Grandview Speedway there will be exciting racing action for both the
open cockpit and stock car racing fans. The tripleheader show will have a
7:30 p.m. start.
The Rapid Tire United States
Auto Club (USAC) East Coast Wingless Sprints will be making their first
ever appearance on the one-third-mile banked clay oval. Sprint cars are
known for being able to provide fans with great excitement on the
Bechtelsville oval. Heading up the action will be such 360 Sprint
standouts as Steve Drevicki, Eddie Strada, Alex Bright, and a host of
And the NASCAR stock car action will
give the fans some edge of their seat action with Rick Laubach, making
his first full time Grandview title effort, looking to overtake Craig
Von Dohren in the championship chase. The Hellertown based Laubach will
be looking to gain his first win of the season in the T.P. Trailers
NASCAR Modified action. Despite not having a win to his credit Laubach
is just 56 points behind leader Craig Von Dohren, a two feature winner
already this season. Oley, PA based Von Dohren is a ten time NASCAR
champion and leads the feature win department with 107 victories. Von
Dohren has 1070 tallies.
; Holding down third in the Modified point battle is “over 60 Hall of Famer” Frank Cozze with 903 counters.
Each of the Saturday night Modified events has drawn more than 40 entries.
; Joining the Sprints and Modifieds will
be the T.P. Truck Equipment Sportsman led by Coplay, PA’s Brad Grim who
has 864 points followed by Mark Kemmerer who sits just three points
behind. Both will lead a large field of Sportsman talents in the
Saturday night action.
A full series of qualifying race events will lead up to the feature events in each of the three divisions.
The very popular Low Down &
Dirty Meet and Greet, 5 P.M. at the main grandstand entrance, will
feature cars and drivers that will be racing later in the evening.
Modified racer Ryan Lilick and Sportsman talent Kyle Lilick will be
meeting fans and will have their new t-shirts available for sale. In
addition two of the top Sprint racing talents, Steven Drevicki and Eddie
Strada, will be meeting fans.
Adult admission is $20,
youngsters 6 through 11 pay just $5 and kids under 6 are admitted free.
Spectator gates open at 5:30 p.m.
And on Sunday, May 19th at 1
p.m. Outlaw Enduro and Blast from the Past Vintage Racers. Big Car
Enduro (75-laps), Small Car Enduro (75-laps), Junkyard Car Race
(50-laps), Savage 61 Roadrunners (20-lap feature plus qualifying),
Vintage Cars (2-20-lap features), Mechanics Race (20-laps), Outlaw 4X4
Truck Series (Heats and Features on Obstacle Course). Adult admission is
Additional information is available at www.grandviewspeedway.com, Facebook or telephone 610.754.7688.