BECHTELSVILLE, PA — There has been plenty of competitive NASCAR stock car racing at Grandview Speedway so far this season. Six different winners have gone to victory lane in the T.P. Trailers NASCAR 358 Modifieds, five different winners in the BRC Late Models and four winners in the Sportsman division. Last Saturday night there were three new winners. And it is expected that the tough competition will continue.
Coming up on Saturday, May 30th, 7:30 p.m. is T.P. Trailers of Limerick Night featuring the NASCAR T.P. Trailers 358 Modifieds, BRC Late Models and Sportsman along with the extra added attraction of the Blast from the Past Vintage racers will be the attraction. This will also be Neurofibromatosis Awareness Night, an event that was rained out on May 16th. And the first 300 paying fans coming through the main gate will receive a free ticket to the Pocono ARCA 200 at Pocono Raceway set for June 6th.
Modified point leader Craig VonDohren, Sportsman point leader Brett Kressley and BRC Late Model point leader, a six time champion, Chuck Schutz will lead the action with at least a dozen events being presented.
Adult admission will be just $15 while youngsters 11 and under will be admitted FREE. The main gate will open at 5:30 p.m. and at the same time the popular Low Down and Dirty Meet and Greet will take place featuring Late Model racer Lou Egrie Jr. and Sportsman driver Mike Koffel. Racing will get the green flag at 7:30 p.m.
Then on Tuesday, June 2nd the United States Auto Club wingless sprint cars along with the American Racing Drivers Club wingless midgets will take part in the annual Jesse Hockett Memorial Classic featuring top racers from across the nation. Racing will start at 7:30 p.m.
The rained out Checkered Flag Fan Club visit to Grandview is now set for June 6th as part of Bashore Trucking/BFP Specialties Night. A 40-lap feature for the NASCAR Sportsman racers will be a highlight of the night along with T.P.Trailers NASCAR 358 Modifieds and BRC Late Models. Adult admission will be $20 while youngsters 5 through 11 will pay just $5 and under 5 will be admitted free.
Fans are reminded that from 11 a.m. on Saturday to 11 p.m. on Sunday each weekend they should be texting IRToolsGRV to 313131 in order to have a chance to win an Ingersoll Rand merchandise gift bag. The contest continues each weekend through August.
Grandview Speedway is located on Passmore Road just off Route 100 in Bechtelsville, PA, 10 miles north of Pottstown. For information telephone 610.754.7688 or check in at www.grandviewspeedway.com or www.facebook.com/grandviewspeedway, [email protected] and register at rainedout.com for weather alerts.
-Grandview Speedway Press Release. Photo credit: Tammy/Grandview Speedway