BECHTELSVILLE, PA – Competition is tough at Grandview Speedway. Ask just about any stock car racer at the Bechtelsville clay oval and the answer will be the same, “There are more winners this season and that means the competition is tougher.” Just about any racer can be a winner on Saturday night at Grandview Speedway. Fans coming out for Bashore Trucking/BFP Speciality Night this Saturday, June 6th, can expect to see the tough competition continue.
This Saturday the NASCAR Sportsman stock cars will top the action with a 40-lap main event with extra bucks being offered for the win. The T.P. Trailers NASCAR 358 Modifieds, six different feature winners this season, will battle in a 30-lap main event starting 28 racers. And the BRC Late Models will be back in action with another excitement packed 25-lap main event. Of course all the racers have to do well in the qualifying events in order to earn a starting spot in the main events.
The popular Checkered Flag Fan Club will be on hand looking to add members to their organization, one of the oldest in the nation. Spectator gates will open at 5:30 p.m. with a Low Down & Dirty Meet and Greet taking place at the main entrance. Modified talent Jared Umbenhauer, a three time Sportsman champion, will be on hand signing copies of a limited edition photo of him and also former standout Davey Wenger. In addition Sportsman racer Brad Arnold will be meeting fans along with Late Model driver Steve Wilson.
Fans and racers are reminded to participate in the Ingersoll Rand Text Contest. It runs from 11 a.m. on Saturday to 11 p.m. on Sunday each week and someone has the opportunity to win a IR Merchandise bag. Text IRToolsGRV to 313131.
Racing gets the green at 7:30 p.m. Adult admission is $20.00 while youngsters 5 through 11 pay $5.00. Children under 5 are admitted FREE. Pit admission is $30 but requires a Nascar license.
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, [email protected] and www.facebook.com/grandviewspeedway along with Rainedout.com(for rainout information).
Saturday, June 13, 7:30 p.m. A.D.MOYER Night featuring T.P.Trailers NASCAR 358 Modifieds, Sportsman and 305 Sprints. Adults $18 and kids 11 and under are admitted free.
Sunday, June 14, 1 p.m. Outlaw Enduro Racing, 2-60 lap races for big cars and 2-60 lap races for small cars plus 20-lap Ladies race. In addition two 15-lap features for Blast from the Past Vintage Cars. Adult admission is just $10
Tuesday, June 16, 7:30 p.m. Thunder on the Hill Series Super DirtCar Series Modifieds 18th Annual Traffic Jam Big Block Modifieds 60 Laps, T.P.Trailers 358 Modifieds 30 Laps (NASCAR points will be awarded).
Saturday, June 20, 7:30 p.m. Celebrate Father’s Day. Pocono Raceway Tire Changing Contest, Free Pocono tickets, Feature winners receive $600 prize package from Ingersoll Rand, First 200 paying fans through the front gate receive a free Grandview Speedway Can Koozie. Racing includes T.P. Trailers NASCAR 358 Modifieds, BRC Late Models and Sportsman.
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 an up close look at race cars.
-Grandview Speedway Press Release. Photo Credit: Speed51.com