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VON DOHREN, BUTLER AND SCHAEFFER BEAT THE RAIN AND WIN FEATURES AT GRANDVIEW SATURDAY NIGHT

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(SDS Photography Photo) NEWS FROM ROGERS FAMILY GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY, Bechtelsville, PA Presenting Saturday night NASCAR stock car racing plus a variety of special events. Our 58th consecutive season. Track office: General Manager: Tina Rogers@ 610.754.7688 - Public relations: Ernie Saxton: Email: Esaxton144@aol.com – Cell phone: 267.934.7286 Results by Vicki Gehris VON DOHREN AND BUTLER WIN SEASON OPENING POINT RACES AT GRANDVIEW, SCHAEFFER TOPS IN OUTLAW VINTAGE FEATURE BECHTELSVILLE, PA. June 27. . . Despite rain being all around the area of the 1/3-mile Grandview Speedway clay oval, action was never interrupted as the first championship point events were run off. Craig Von…

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Big Diamond Practice

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Big Diamond Speedway to host practice, vintage cars and enduro on Sunday June 7th. For Immediate Release Big Diamond PR 6/01/20 Track Promoters – Jake and Jasmine Smulley Track Website – www.bigdspeedway.net The Big Diamond Speedway will open the gates to the speedway this Sunday June 7th for an open practice. The practice will be open to any car with a roll cage. The pit gates will open at 11:00am with practice going from 12:30pm to 3:00pm. Following the open practice, the vintage cars will take the track for their program followed by the Enduro cars who will compete in a 50-lap…

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Big Diamond Season Opener Release

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Big Diamond Speedway opener set for Friday June 12th, 2020 For Immediate Release Big Diamond PR 5/31/20 Track Promoters – Jake and Jasmine Smulley Track Website – www.bigdspeedway.net After an extended off-season due to the Coronavirus Pandemic, the Big Diamond Speedway is ready to move forward and get the 2020 season underway. On Friday, June 12th, the engines will roar to life as the Schuylkill County dirt oval returns to action with their opener presented by Fire Management of PA. Promoters Jake and Jasmine Smulley are ready to open the gates to the teams and more importantly the fans as the…

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PRACTICE FOR ALL DIVISIONS OF COMPETITION SET FOR GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY FRIDAY, JUNE 5TH

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NEWS FROM ROGERS FAMILY GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY, Bechtelsville, PA Presenting Saturday night NASCAR stock car racing plus a variety of special events. Our 58th consecutive season. Track office: General Manager: Tina Rogers@ 610.754.7688 - Public relations: Ernie Saxton: Email: Esaxton144@aol.com – Cell phone: 267.934.7286 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PLEASE WITH OUR THANKS PRACTICE SESSION FEATURING ALL CLASSES OF COMPETITION SET FOR GRANDVIEW FRIDAY, JUNE 5TH BECHTELSVILLE, PA May 31, 2020 . . . For the first time this season there will be race cars in action at Bechtelsville, PA’s Grandview Speedway when a practice session, open to all classes of competition is presented on…

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Lincoln Speedway Recap & Results – May 30, 2020

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Saturday, May 30, 2020 LINCOLN SPEEDWAY Abbottstown, PA TROUT GOES WIRE TO WIRE FOR $4,000 WIN; Rittenhouse Victorious in 358 Sprint Season Opener UPCOMING SCHEDULE: Saturday, June 6, 2020 (7:30 PM) 410 Sprints + 358 Sprints Abbottstown, PA (May 30, 2020) – Chad Trout led every lap of the 30-lap feature for his third career 410 sprint car victory at Lincoln Speedway. With 46 410 sprint cars on hand, Trout qualified for the main event through his heat and selected the pole in the redraw. Brandon Rahmer, the current point leader at the track, lined up second for the main event. Trout…

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Racing Set to Resume at BAPS this Saturday May 30

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BAPS Motor Speedway Set to Return to Racing Saturday, May 30 BAPS Motor Speedway will kick off their season opener featuring Super Sportsman, Late Models, Street Stocks and Extreme Stocks this Saturday, May 30 at 7:00 p.m. The four-division show will be open to fans with gates opening at 5:00 p.m. (pit gates open at 4 p.m.) and hot laps at 6:15 pm with a rain date of Sunday May 31. “We are excited to bring racing back to the speedway with our normal Saturday night program”. We encourage fans to wear masks, practice social distancing and follow CDC guidelines,”…

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World of Outlaws Postpone Events at Lincoln, Williams Grove & Bridgeport

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Nick Graziano, World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series PR Coordinator Please contact ngraziano@dirtcar.com to arrange driver interviews. To attend one of our events in person, please apply for media credentials online.  You may duplicate this release with credit to the World of Outlaws and a link to worldofoutlaws.com/sprintcars/. For more photos, video b-roll and other digital assets, click here. World of Outlaws Postpone Events at Lincoln, Williams Grove & Bridgeport CONCORD, NC – April 30, 2020 – World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series officials, together with track officials and in accordance with mass gathering restrictions from local and state authorities surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, are…

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PORT ROYAL SPEED SHOWCASE RESCHEDULED FOR OCTOBER 18

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News from the Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series Fueled By Sunoco Media Contact: Brett Deyo – bdmotorsportsmedia@gmail.com or 845.728.2781 For Immediate Release/April 8, 2020 Port Royal Speedway ‘Speed Showcase’ Rescheduled for October 18 PORT ROYAL, PA – Unfortunately, the COVID-19 crisis claimed the original ‘Speed Showcase’ date at Port Royal Speedway on March 22. But there is good news: the Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series (STSS) Fueled By Sunoco will visit the ‘Speed Palace’ in 2020. Port Royal promoter Steve O’Neal, STSS organizer Brett Deyo and Chris Zuver from the Zimmer Service Center United Late Model Series (ULMS) have mutually…

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Big Diamond Joins the Dirt Track Digest Tv Family for 2020

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For immediate releasePromoters Jake and Jasmine SmulleyTrack Website: bigdspeedway.net BREWERTON, NY – Although racing may be slowed by the current state of affairs, that doesn’t mean race tracks are not busy behind the scenes preparing for the 2020 racing season. Over the past several weeks, Dirt Track Digest TV and Big Diamond Speedway have been in discussions to bring the Minersville, Pa., facility into the fold.  After a series of conversations, DirtTrackDigest.TV is happy to announce a deal was reached to bring special events from the Schuykill Valley dirt oval onto the channel for this season. “We are excited to add…

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PORT ROYAL STSS EVENT POSTPONED DUE TO COVID-19

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News from the Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series Fueled By Sunoco Media Contact: Brett Deyo – bdmotorsportsmedia@gmail.com or 845.728.2781 For Immediate Release/March 17, 2020 Port Royal Speedway STSS ‘Speed Showcase’ Postponed by COVID-19 PORT ROYAL, PA – In accordance with recommendations from national and regional leaders with regards to COVID-19, Port Royal Speedway and the Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series (STSS) Fueled By Sunoco have announced the postponement of the ‘Speed Showcase’ this Sunday, March 22 at the Juniata County facility. Port Royal will take a two-week hiatus from racing starting this weekend, speedway promoter Steve O’Neal said. STSS…

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Lincoln Speedway Recap & Results – March 14, 2020

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Saturday, March 14, 2020 LINCOLN SPEEDWAY Abbottstown, PA ALAN KRIMES CHARGES TO VICTORY; Invader Joe Ryan Osborne Wins in First Trip to Lincoln UPCOMING SCHEDULE: Saturday, March 21, 2020 (6PM) 410 Sprints + 358 Sprints Saturday, March 28, 2020 (6PM) 410 Sprints + 358 Sprints Saturday, April 4, 2020 (7PM) 410 Sprints + 358 Sprints Abbottstown, PA (March 14, 2020) – It seemed that the lead was not a position one wanted to be in as two leaders experienced issues that took them out of the top spot during the first 20 laps of the race. Alan Krimes broke the mold and…

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TJ LILLY LOOKING FORWARD TO SATURDAY NIGHT RACING AT GRANDVIEW STARTING WITH ROGERS MEMORIAL APRIL 4

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NEWS FROM ROGERS FAMILY GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY, Bechtelsville, PA Presenting Saturday night NASCAR stock car racing plus a variety of special events. Our 58th consecutive season. Track office: General Manager: Tina Rogers@ 610.754.7688 Public relations: Ernie Saxton: Email: Esaxton144@aol.com – Cell phone: 267.934.7286 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PLEASE WITH OUR THANKS TJ LILLY LOOKING FORWARD TO HIS FIRST SEASON IN THE T.P.TRAILERS MODIFIEDS AT GRANDVIEW VP RACING FUELS BRUCE ROGERS MEMORIAL MONEY MAKER SET FOR APRIL 4 BECHTELSVILLE, PA March 13, 2020 . . . Young TJ Lilly is looking forward to the start of the 2020 season. It will be his first at…

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Lincoln Speedway Recap & Results – March 7, 2020

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BRANDON RAHMER HOLDS OFF BROTHER FREDDIE FOR THIRD CAREER LINCOLN VICTORY Saturday, March 7, 2020 LINCOLN SPEEDWAY Abbottstown, PA UPCOMING SCHEDULE: Saturday, March 14, 2020 (2PM) 410 Sprints + Central PA Legends Saturday, March 21, 2020 (6PM) 410 Sprints + 358 Sprints Saturday, March 28, 2020 (6PM) 410 Sprints + 358 Sprints Abbottstown, PA (March 7, 2020) – Pole-sitter Billy Dietrich and Alan Krimes shared the front row of the 25-lap feature on a sunny March afternoon. Brandon Rahmer and Kyle Moody made up the second row. Dietrich took the lead when the green flag dropped with Brandon Rahmer moving into second…

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Big Diamond Speedway sets 2020 Season Schedule

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Big Diamond Speedway sets 2020 Season Schedule Story By: Ken Bruce/Big Diamond Speedway Photos By: George Steigerwalt/RacersGuide.com Once again in 2020, Big Diamond Speedway promoters Jake and Jasmine Smulley have set an ambiguous schedule for dirt track nestled up in the Pennsylvania Coal Region. This year’s schedule as always will highlight the mighty 358 Modifieds sponsored again this season by Insigner Performance. The crown jewel race of the year, the annual Coalcracker will take place on Sunday September 6th paying $17,000 to win for the second consecutive year. There are many other notable big paying races on top in 2020…

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Insinger Performance Products back as sponsor of the 358 Modifieds at the Big Diamond Speedway

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Insinger Performance Products back as sponsor of the 358 Modifieds at the Big Diamond SpeedwayStory By: Ken Bruce/Big Diamond Speedway Photos By: George Steigerwalt/RacersGuide.comMinersville, PA - After a very successful year in 2019 as sponsor of the Big Diamond Speedway 358 Modifieds, promoters Jake and Jasmine Smulley are proud to have Insinger Performance returning in 2020 to once again sponsor the mighty modifieds. Insinger Performance is the proud provider and master distributor of Sunoco Race Fuels along with Stinger Race Fuels. Insinger Performance offers all products from Sunoco, information can be found at HYPERLINK "http://www.racegas.com" www.racegas.com Insigner Performance is also…

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LATEST GRANDVIEW NEWS REGARDING SPONSORS, SCHEDULE AND RULES FOR 2020

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T.P.TRAILERS AND TRUCK EQUIPMENT RETURN AS SPONSOR OF MODIFIEDS AND SPORTSMAN VP RACING FUELS RETURNING TO SUPPORT SPECIAL AWARDS FOR SATURDAY NIGHT NASCAR RACING EVENTS AT GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY AND 3rd ANNUAL VP RACING FUELS BRUCE ROGERS MONEY MAKER MODIFIED SEASON OPENER FULL SKED OF 2020 EVENTS, MORE THAN THREE DOZEN, RELEASED RULE CHANGES ANNOUNCED FOR 2020 SEASON Story By: Ernie Saxton/Grandview Speedway Photo By: George Steigerwalt/RacersGuide.com Bechtelsville, PA January 2, 2020. . . The 58th consecutive season of stock car racing at Grandview Speedway will get underway on Saturday, March 28th with the annual free-to-the-public practice session. Interest is already…

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2020 RACE DATES SET FOR 31ST SEASON OF THE NAPA AUTO PARTS THUNDER ON THE HILL RACING SERIES AT GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY

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2020 RACE DATES SET FOR 31ST SEASON OF THE NAPA AUTO PARTS THUNDER ON THE HILL RACING SERIES AT GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY Story By: Bob Miller/TOTH Photos By: Dan DeMarco/RacersGuide.com BECHTELSVILLE, PA . . . . . . . The NAPA Auto Parts Thunder on the Hill Racing Series will return to the Grandview Speedway in 2020 for its thirty-first season. Another year of premier events will make-up the 2020 Thunder Series to include all the fan-favorite shows, plus the first-ever Trick or Treat Triple 20's for Modifieds joined by the Sportsman to highlight the October MODS at the MADHOUSE season…

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New Events And Increased Appearances Part Of Just Released Williams Grove 2020 Sked

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New Events And Increased Appearances Part Of Just Released Williams Grove 2020 Sked Season Opener Slated For Sunday, March 15. Story By: Shaun Browse/Williams Grove Speedway Photos By: Dan DeMarco/RacersGuide.com Mechanicsburg, PA – Williams Grove Speedway has announced its 2020 schedule of events featuring 31 race dates that showcase the Lawrence Chevrolet 410 sprint cars in every outing. The 2020 season opener featuring 410 sprint cars only is slated for Sunday afternoon, March 15 at 2 pm. But that will not be the last “sprints only” program on the 2020 slate of races, as three more big shows with simply…

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PORT ROYAL LOOKING AHEAD TO 2020 WITH VARIOUS IMPROVEMENTS, OPENING DAY SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 8TH

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PORT ROYAL LOOKING AHEAD TO 2020 WITH VARIOUS IMPROVEMENTS, OPENING DAY SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 8TH Story By: Justin Snyder/Port Royal Speedway Photos By: Dan DeMarco/RacersGuide.com PORT ROYAL, Pa- As soon as the final laps of 2019 were completed and the victory lane celebrations wrapped up on the front stretch of the Port Royal Speedway, the track team began work on what will be a busy offseason at ‘The Speed Palace’. While many things will remain the same, several large projects are in the works to ensure the fans and racers will continue to be rewarded for their support throughout the…

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Insigner Performance 358 Modifieds switching to gas at Big Diamond Speedway

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Insinger Performance 358 Modifieds switching to gas at Big Diamond Speedway Story By: Ken Bruce/Big Diamond Speedway Photos By: George Steigerwalt/RacersGuide.com With 2020 season just around the corner, Big Diamond Speedway has made the decision to go gas only in the Insigner Performance 358 Modified division starting with their 2020 season opener on Friday night April 3rd. Promoters Jake and Jasmine Smulley feel like this is the way the modified division is heading in the future and are trying to get a jump and lead the way. Going gas only will also allow the track to run their extra distance…

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JEFF STRUNK POCKETS $5,000, SCORES IMPRESSIVE TRAFFIC JAM WIN IN NAPA AUTO PARTS THUNDER ON THE HILL HALLOWEEN PARTY AT GRANDVIEW

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JEFF STRUNK POCKETS $5,000, SCORES IMPRESSIVE TRAFFIC JAM WIN IN NAPA AUTO PARTS THUNDER ON THE HILL HALLOWEEN PARTY AT GRANDVIEW Story By: Bob Miller/TOTH Photos By: George Steigerwalt & Kirsten Snyder/RacersGuide.com BECHTELSVILLE, PA (October 19, 2019) – The 30th Anniversary season of the NAPA Auto Parts Thunder on the Hill Racing Series finished in fine fashion on Saturday night at Grandview Speedway, with a Triple Thunder Thriller of racing action. Jeff Strunk won the 22nd Annual Modified TRAFFIC JAM in commanding style as Brian Hirthler claimed the Sportsman victory, and Kevin Nagy won the MASS Sprint Car Series 25…

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TJ STUTTS PICKS UP EMOTIONAL WIN IN OPEN WHEEL MADNESS FINALE AT PORT ROYAL SPEEDWAY

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TJ STUTTS PICKS UP EMOTIONAL WIN IN OPEN WHEEL MADNESS FINALE AT PORT ROYAL SPEEDWAYBard and Zearfoss Also Pick Up Wins, Ken Duke Wins 30 Championship Story By: Justin Snyder/Port Royal Speedway Photos By: Dan DeMarco/RacersGuide.com PORT ROYAL, PA- When the 2019 racing season started, T.J Stutts wasn’t sure if he’d be behind the wheel of a racecar, let alone in victory lane. A grueling offseason that saw the Liverpool, Pa. fighting the effects of a neuroendocrine tumor on the tail of the pancreas, Stutts was just happy to be living his life. However, he kept his head up and…

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2019 Steel City Stampede Saturday Night Recap

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2019 Steel City Stampede Saturday Night Recap Story By: Jordan DeLucia/DIRTcar SARVER, PA – Oct. 19, 2019 – 700 scored laps. 324 cars. 15 divisions. Three days of nothing but the finest racing action that Lernerville Speedway is known to provide. The 11th edition of the DIRTcar Round-up “Steel City Stampede” kicked off on Thursday night with a round of open practice for the 158 cars that entered the pit area, transitioning into Friday night Heat races that were partially completed before being moved to Saturday afternoon in an effort to find more favorable track conditions. Once the Heats and…

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THUNDER ON THE HILL CLOSES OUT 2019 AT GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY SATURDAY NIGHT, OCTOBER 19 AT 6 PM

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THUNDER ON THE HILL CLOSES OUT 2019 AT GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY SATURDAY NIGHT, OCTOBER 19 AT 6 PM MODIFIED ROSTER GROWS TO INCLUDE JOHN WILLMAN, BRANDON GROSSO & RYAN KRACHUN IN CHASE OF THE 22ND ANNUAL MODIFIED TRAFFIC JAM Story By: Bob Miller/TOTH Photos By: George Steigerwalt/RacersGuide.com BECHTELSVILLE, PA (October 17, 2019) – The NAPA Auto Parts Thunder on the Hill Racing Series will close out 2019 with the 22nd Annual 40 Lap Modified TRAFFIC JAM. $5,000 will go to the winner with a hefty $1,000 to finish tenth and $500 just to start the main event. This Triple Thunder Thriller…

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HOUSE OF THUNDER HALLOWEEN PARTY RETURNS TO GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY. . . . . . .

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HOUSE OF THUNDER HALLOWEEN PARTY RETURNS TO GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY. . . . . . . $5,000 TO WIN, $1,000 FOR TENTH, $500 TO TAKE THE GREEN. . . . . A MODIFIED TRADITION CONTINUES WITH THE 22ND ANNUAL 40 LAP MODIFIED TRAFFIC JAM SATURDAY NIGHT, OCTOBER 19 AT 6 PM Story By: Bob Miller/TOTH Photos By: George Steigerwalt/RacersGuide.com BECHTELSVILLE, PA (October 15, 2019) – Thirty years of the NAPA Auto Parts Thunder on the Hill Racing Series will close out 2019 at the Grandview Speedway with the twenty-second running of the Modified Traffic Jam, a 40 lap, $5,000 to win…

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TOP MODIFIED STARS ARE ENTERED FOR OCTOBER 19 MODS AT THE MADHOUSE HALLOWEEN PART AT GRANDVIEW

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TOP MODIFIED STARS ARE ENTERED FOR OCTOBER 19 MODS AT THE MADHOUSE HALLOWEEN PART AT GRANDVIEW 6 PM STARTING TIME Story By: Bob Miller/TOTH Photos By: George Steigerwalt/RacersGuide.com BECHTELSVILLE, PA (October 11, 2019) – The NAPA Auto Parts Thunder on the Hill Racing Series returns to Grandview Speedway on Saturday, October 19 for a Triple Thunder Thriller featuring the Big-Block/358 Modifieds, Sportsman and MASS Sprint Car Series. General Admission tickets are $25 for Adults, $10 for children age 6 through 11, and kids under 6 are FREE! Pit Admission is $40, and no license is required. Racing gets underway at…

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HOWARD, VONDOHREN, MANMILLER ARE EARLY PRE-ENTRIES FOR 22ND ANNUAL BIG BLOCK/358 MODIFIED TRAFFIC JAM

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HOWARD, VONDOHREN, MANMILLER ARE EARLY PRE-ENTRIES FOR 22ND ANNUAL BIG BLOCK/358 MODIFIED TRAFFIC JAM HOUSE OF THUNDER HALLOWEEN PARTY RETURNS TO GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY SATURDAY NIGHT, OCTOBER 19, 6 PM STARTING TIME Story By: Bob Miller/TOTH Photos By: George Steigerwalt/RacersGuide.com BECHTELSVILLE, PA (October 5, 2019) . . . . The NAPA Auto Parts Thunder on the Hill finale is set for the Grandview Speedway on Saturday night, October 19 as this Spooktacular event returns to the “haunted hill”. The Mods at the Madhouse will battle in the 22nd running of the Modified Traffic Jam, a 40 lap feature event paying $5,000…

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A NIGHT OF FIRSTS; RYAN SMITH & JON STEWART EARN FIRST CAREER LINCOLN WINS

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A NIGHT OF FIRSTS; RYAN SMITH & JON STEWART EARN FIRST CAREER LINCOLN WINS Story By: Emily Winslow/Lincoln Speedway Photos By: Dan DeMarco/RacersGuide.com Abbottstown, PA (September 28, 2019) – Ryan Smith had yet to find victory lane in 2019, but that changed when the Kunkletown driver earned his first career win at the Fabulous Lincoln Speedway on Saturday night. Smith held off a charging Danny Dietrich to win the 25-lap main event. Smith drew the pole position in the redraw and shared the front row with Dietrich. 2019 Track Champion, Brian Montieth lined up third and 410-rookie driver, Tyler Walton,…

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Dewease Tunes For Williams Grove Open & Outlaws With “Tricky” Sprints Win

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Dewease Tunes For Williams Grove Open & Outlaws With “Tricky” Sprints Win Hammaker scores 358 sprint main and wraps up title Story By: Shaun Brouse/Williams Grove Speedway Photos By: Dan DeMarco/RacersGuide.com Mechanicsburg, PA – Lance Dewease of Fayetteville scored his 98th career Williams Grove Speedway sprint car win on Friday night in the World of Outlaws tune up race for 410 sprint cars. Dewease took home $8,000 for his fifth win of the year at the track after overtaking Freddie Rahmer for the win. In the 358 sprint feature, Doug Hammaker put an exclamation point on his 2019 track title…

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BIG BLOCK/358 MODIFIED TRAFFIC JAM TO CLOSE OUT 2019 THUNDER ON THE HILL RACING SERIES AT GRANDVIEW SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19 6 PM

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BIG BLOCK/358 MODIFIED TRAFFIC JAM TO CLOSE OUT 2019 THUNDER ON THE HILL RACING SERIES AT GRANDVIEW SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19 6 PM Story By: Bob Miller/TOTH Photos By: George Steigerwalt/RacersGuide.com BECHTELSVILLE, PA (September 26, 2019) – The frightening roar of race cars fill the Grandview Speedway for the final time this year on Saturday, October 19 at 6:00 PM for the 30th Anniversary Season finale of the NAPA Auto Parts Thunder on the Hill Racing Series. Highlighted by the 22nd Annual Modified Traffic Jam, the 358 Modifieds will challenge the Big Block Modifieds in a 40 lap main event with…

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MIKE GULAR RETURNS “HOME” FOR A $25K WIN IN FIRST FREEDOM 76 VICTORY AT GRANDVIEW

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MIKE GULAR RETURNS “HOME” FOR A $25K WIN IN FIRST FREEDOM 76 VICTORY AT GRANDVIEW 49TH EDITION OF THE CLASSIC DRAWS MORE THAN 60 MODIFIEDS AND BIG CROWD Story By: Ernie Saxton/Grandview Speedway Photos By: Kirsten Snyder & George Steigerwalt/RacersGuide.com BECHTELSVILLE, PA. September 22, 2019 . . . Veteran racer Mike Gular returned to his “home track” of Grandview Speedway on Saturday night to participate in the running of the 49th Annual Freedom 76-lap T.P. Trailers 358 Modified feature which netted him $25,000 plus lap money as the winner. The 2018 defending point champion accomplished the goal he set out…

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Brian Montieth gets by Aaron Reutzel to score Dirt Classic 6 victory worth $20,000

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Brian Montieth gets by Aaron Reutzel to score Dirt Classic 6 victory worth $20,000 Story By: Tyler Altmeyer/ASCOC Photos By: Dan DeMarco & Harry Meeks/RacersGuide.com ABBOTTSTOWN, Pa. (September 22, 2019) - Earning a second $20,000 Dirt Classic victory at the ‘Fabulous’ Lincoln Speedway is a feat in itself, but to hold back a hard-charging Danny Dietrich, as well as one the nation’s leading sprint car winners, Aaron Reutzel, in the process is down right impressive. Known as ‘The Edge,’ Brian Montieth, a name certainly synonymous with victories and championships in the Pigeon Hills, accomplished such a feat, leading the final…

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GRANDVIEW SPORTSMAN CHAMP BRAD BRIGHTBILL WINS FREEDOM 38 SPORTSMAN FEATURE AND JOE KAY EARNS HIS FIRST CAREER MID-ATLANTIC SPRINT SERIES FEATURE WIN

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GRANDVIEW SPORTSMAN CHAMP BRAD BRIGHTBILL WINS FREEDOM 38 SPORTSMAN FEATURE AND JOE KAY EARNS HIS FIRST CAREER MID-ATLANTIC SPRINT SERIES FEATURE WIN; FREEDOM 76 TAKES PLACE TONIGHT Story By: Ernie Saxton/Grandview Speedway Photos By: George Steigerwalt & Kirsten Snyder/RacersGuide.com BECHTELSVILLE, PA September 21, 2019 . . . Brad Brightbill and Kevin Hirthler thrilled the fans in the stands Friday night at Grandview Speedway with a spirited battle for the top spot in-and-out of heavy lapped traffic over the final dozen laps or so in the sixth annual “Night Before The Sixer” Freedom 38’er, with Brightbill coming out on top to…

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Aaron Reutzel leads All Stars to Williams Grove Speedway victory lane for second time of 2019

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Aaron Reutzel leads All Stars to Williams Grove Speedway victory lane for second time of 2019 Story By: Tyler Altmeyer/ASCOC Photos By: Dan DeMarco/RacersGuide.com MECHANICSBURG, Pa. (September 20, 2019) - Less than a month after etching his name in Ollie’s Bargain Outlet All Star Circuit of Champions presented by Mobil 1 history books by becoming the first full-time Series regular to defeat the Pennsylvania Posse at Williams Grove Speedway, Clute, Texas-native Aaron Reutzel achieved the once-elusive feat yet again, this time during Tommy Hinnershitz Memorial competition on Friday night, September 20. Ultimately a wire-to-wire performance by the defending All Star…

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McFadden Dominates Kevin Gobrecht Classic at BAPS Motor Speedway

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McFadden Dominates Kevin Gobrecht Classic at BAPS Motor Speedway Story By: BAPS Motor Speedway Photos By: Dan DeMarco/RacersGuide.com YORK HAVEN, Pa. (9/19/19): Australian driver James McFadden had no plans to come to the United States to race a Sprint Car in 2019. Then, he got a call from Kasey Kahne. The former NASCAR star and now Sprint Car driver was injured in a crash at Williams Grove Speedway early in the season and needed someone to fill the seat. McFadden jumped at the opportunity, and ever since he’s joined the Kasey Kahne Racing organization, he’s been fast. That continued Thursday…

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49TH ANNUAL FREEDOM 76 WITH $25,000 TO WIN EXPECTED TO ATTRACT A LARGE FIELD OF RACERS TO GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY ON SATURDAY, SEPT. 21

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49TH ANNUAL FREEDOM 76 WITH $25,000 TO WIN EXPECTED TO ATTRACT A LARGE FIELD OF RACERS TO GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY ON SATURDAY, SEPT. 21 FRIDAY, SEPT.20TH, OFFERS MASS SPRINTS, FREEDOM 38 SPORTSMAN RACING PLUS MODIFIEDS FINAL OFFICIAL POINT STANDING SHOW DUANE HOWARD AND BRAD BRIGHTBILL AS CHAMPIONS Story By: Ernie Saxton/Grandview Speedway Photos By: George Steigerwalt/RacersGuide.com BECHTELSVILLE, PA September 17, 2019 . . . The biggest stock car racing event of the season at Grandview Speedway, the 49th Annual Freedom 76, is set for Saturday, September 21st. More than $25,000 is being offered to the winner of what has become the…

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TOWNERS STEP DOWN AS PENN CAN SPEEDWAY PROMOTERS: BEAVAN FAMILY OWNERSHIP SEEK NEW PROMOTER

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TOWNERS STEP DOWN AS PENN CAN SPEEDWAY PROMOTERS: BEAVAN FAMILY OWNERSHIP SEEK NEW PROMOTER Story By: Ryan Lepre/Penn Can Speedway Photos By: Fran Durso SUSQUEHANNA, PA – Chad and Kristen Towner have made the difficult decision to step aside as the promoters of the Penn Can Speedway, effective immediately.  The Towners took over as promoters of the Susquehanna County oval track just before the start of the 2018 season when the track had an uncertain future.  The first-time promoters led the track through a successful 2018 season and returned for 2019.  This season has been a trying one for the…

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KRESSLEY AND BELTZ SCORE NASCAR FEATURE VICTORIES IN FINAL POINT RACES OF SEASON

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KRESSLEY AND BELTZ SCORE NASCAR FEATURE VICTORIES IN FINAL POINT RACES OF SEASON Story By: Ernie Saxton/Grandview Speedway Photos By: George Steigerwalt/RacersGuide.com BECHTELSVILLE, PA SEPTEMBER 15, 2019 . . . Brett “The Threat” Kressley avoided being involved in two red flagged incidents that blocked the track during the running of the T.P. Trailers NASCAR 358 Modified 30-lap feature on Saturday night at Grandview Speedway in the action sponsored by WNPV 1440 AM Radio, Lansdale. The Orefield leadfoot went on to chalk up his third win of the season. Ryan Beltz overtook Tom Miller to become the new leader on the…

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WAGNER WIRES FIELD FOR $20,000 NACE MEMORIAL NATIONAL OPEN WIN ON RECORD-BREAKING NIGHT

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WAGNER WIRES FIELD FOR $20,000 NACE MEMORIAL NATIONAL OPEN WIN ON RECORD-BREAKING NIGHT Story By: Selinsgrove Speedway Photos By: Dan DeMarco/RacersGuide.com Logan Wagner of Harrisonville wired the field for the $20,000 victory in Saturday night’s Jim Nace Memorial/37th Annual National Open for 410 sprint cars presented by Red Robin at Selinsgrove Speedway. The win was Wagner’s first career at Selinsgrove behind the wheel of the Zemco Racing No. 1. He became the 19th different driver to win the speedway’s crown jewel sprint car race. For the past 10 years, the race honored the memory of former five-time sprint car champion…

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Montieth Ends Williams Grove Win Drought With 5K Win Friday

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Montieth Ends Williams Grove Win Drought With 5K Win Friday Story By: Shaun Brouse/Williams Grove Speedway Photos By: Dan DeMarco/RacersGuide.comMechanicsburg, PA – Brian Montieth fought the battle with Freddie Rahmer and won the war at Williams Grove Speedway on Friday night by taking the win in the 25-lap Dirt Classic Qualifier for 410 sprint cars. For Montieth, the victory broke a 17-month win drought at the oval after last scoring a win in April 2018. The win means that the Phoenixville flyer has earned a guaranteed starting spot in next Saturday's prestigious Dirt Classic at nearby Lincoln Speedway. In the…

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WNPV-AM RADIO CHAMPION’S NIGHT SET FOR SATURDAY AT GRANDVIEW

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WNPV-AM RADIO CHAMPION’S NIGHT SET FOR SATURDAY AT GRANDVIEW HOWARD AND BRIGHTBILL LEAD POINT STANDINGS ON FINAL POINT NIGHT 49TH ANNUAL FREEDOM 76 CLASSIC, $25,000 TO THE WINNER, TAKES PLACE SEPTEMBER 21 Story By: Ernie Saxton/Grandview Speedway Photos By: George Steigerwalt/RacersGuide.com BECHTELSVILLE, PA September 10, 2019 . . . The final NASCAR point races of the season are set for this Saturday, September 14th, at Grandview Speedway with the running of WNPV-AM Radio Champion’s Night. Duane Howard is the pacesetter in the T.P.Trailers 358 Modified division while Brad Brightbill is leading the standings in the T.P.Truck Equipment Sportsman division. During…

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22ND ANNUAL MODIFIED TRAFFIC JAM TO CLOSE OUT 2019 THUNDER ON THE HILL RACING SERIES SATURDAY NIGHT, OCTOBER 19 6 PM AT GRANDVIEW

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22ND ANNUAL MODIFIED TRAFFIC JAM TO CLOSE OUT 2019 THUNDER ON THE HILL RACING SERIES SATURDAY NIGHT, OCTOBER 19 6 PM AT GRANDVIEW Story By: Bob Miller/TOTH Photos By: George Steigerwalt/RacersGuide.com BECHTELSVILLE, PA (September 9, 2019) . . . . The NAPA Auto Parts Thunder on the Hill finale will take place at the Grandview Speedway on Saturday night, October 19. A Spooktacular event returns to the “haunted hill” with the 22nd running of the Modified Traffic Jam, a 40 lap feature event paying $5,000 to win, $1,000 for tenth-place and $500 to start the twenty-four car starting field for…

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Lincoln Speedway Gears Up for Strong Finish to 2019

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Lincoln Speedway Gears Up for Strong Finish to 2019 Story By: Emily Winslow/Lincoln Speedway Photos By: Dan DeMarco/RacersGuide.com Abbottstown, PA (September 9, 2019) –After crowning Brian Montieth the 2019 410 Sprint Car Track Champion on August 31 and taking a week off to allow teams to compete in the 52nd Annual Tuscarora 50, Lincoln Speedway is back in action on Saturday, September 14 with the Billy Vacek Memorial. The $6,000 to win Super Late Model race will honor Vacek, a renowned mechanic, crew member and friend to many in the late model division. Also on the card are the 358…

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WILLMAN FINALLY BREAKS THROUGH WITH NASCAR MODIFIED WIN AT GRANDVIEW SATURDAY NIGHT

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WILLMAN FINALLY BREAKS THROUGH WITH NASCAR MODIFIED WIN AT GRANDVIEW SATURDAY NIGHT LEIBY, CASSEL AND DECKER ARE ALSO WINNERS WNPV RADIO CHAMPIONSHIP NIGHT NEXT SATURDAY Story By: Ernie Saxton/Grandview Speedway Photos By: George Steigerwalt/RacersGuide.com BECHTELSVILLE, PA. September 8, 2019 . . . John Willman led the past three T.P. Trailers NASCAR 358 Modified 30-lap features, but always fell laps short of being in victory lane at the drop of the checkered. The veteran racer missed several Saturday nights at the 1/3-mile Grandview Speedway oval due to engine problems or lack of crew help. The “Ultimate Underdog” hasn’t won a feature…

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VINTAGE RACERS, MODIFIEDS AND SPORTSMAN IN TRIPLEHEADER ACTION ON SATURDAY

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VINTAGE RACERS, MODIFIEDS AND SPORTSMAN IN TRIPLEHEADER ACTION ON SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 20TH FREEDOM 38 FOR SPORTSMAN PAYS $2000 AND NO LICENSE OR ENTRY FEE REQUIRED HOWARD HOLDS ON TO TOP SPOT IN MODIFIED POINTS, BRIGHTBILL STILL ON TOP IN SPORTSMAN Story By: Ernie Saxton/Grandview Speedway Photos By: George Steigerwalt/RacersGuide.com BECHTELSVILLE, PA September 3, 2019 . . . The popular Blast from the Past Vintage racers are part of another tripleheader show on Saturday, September 7 along with the T.P.Trailers NASCAR 358 Modifieds and T.P.Trucks NASCAR Sportsman racers at Grandview Speedway. Racing gets the green at 7:30 p.m. Spectator gates open…

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REINHARDT CAPTURES FIRST CAREER 410 SPRINT CAR VICTORY IN LABOR DAY CLASSIC, WAGNER LOCKS UP POINTS BATTLE

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REINHARDT CAPTURES FIRST CAREER 410 SPRINT CAR VICTORY IN LABOR DAY CLASSIC, WAGNER LOCKS UP POINTS BATTLEYoder and Boozel Pick Up Late Model and 4-Cylinder Wins in Last Lap Passes Story By- Justin Snyder/Port Royal Speedway Photos By: Dan DeMarco/RacersGuide.com PORT ROYAL, Pa- Earlier this year, Kyle Reinhardt quit his job as an engineer and uprooted his life from New Jersey to live in Pennsylvania. To some it sounded crazy. He was making good money and he was living a pretty good life racing part-time. But that wasn’t his dream. Sure, it was comfortable and it paid the bills. But…

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RAHMER WINS; MONTIETH CROWNED TRACK CHAMPION; Hammaker Continues Domination; Horan Scores Victory

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RAHMER WINS; MONTIETH CROWNED TRACK CHAMPION; Hammaker Continues Domination; Horan Scores Victory Story By: Emily Winslow/Lincoln Speedway Photos By: Dan DeMarco/RacersGuide.com Abbottstown, PA (August 31, 2019) – There was a three-way battle for the 410 Sprint 2019 track championship going into the final point race Saturday night. Brian Montieth had an eighty-point advantage over Chad Trout who was in third place and thirty points over Alan Krimes who was sitting in second place. Montieth could solidify his eighth track championship with a win. But with two heavy hitters also in play there were scenarios in which all three could pull…

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JEFF STRUNK, BRAD ARNOLD AND ANDY RESSLER WIN FEATURES AT GRANDVIEW SATURDAY

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JEFF STRUNK, BRAD ARNOLD AND ANDY RESSLER WIN FEATURES AT GRANDVIEW SATURDAY Story By: Ernie Saxton/Grandview Speedway Photos By: George Steigerwalt/RacersGuide.com BECHTELSVILLE, PA. September 1, 2019 . . . Jeff Strunk, ten-time Grandview Speedway Modified point champion, came through the pack from his 11th starting berth in the TP Trailers NASCAR 358 Modified 30-lap feature on Saturday night and was able to catch up to first and second place runners Ron Kline and John Willman, somewhat hindered by lapped traffic, by the 22nd lap to make it a three-way battle for the lead. Strunk finally cleared Willman with three laps…

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MAX BLAIR WINS BUTCH RENNINGER MEMORIAL IN JUNIATA COUNTY FAIR OPENER, MACRI, YODER AND MITCH ALSO SCORE BIG WINS IN FRONT OF PACKED HOUSE

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MAX BLAIR WINS BUTCH RENNINGER MEMORIAL IN JUNIATA COUNTY FAIR OPENER, MACRI, YODER AND MITCH ALSO SCORE BIG WINS IN FRONT OF PACKED HOUSEStory By- Justin Snyder/Port Royal Speedway Photos By: Dan DeMarco/RacersGuide.com PORT ROYAL, Pa- Juniata County and Port Royal Speedway is all about tradition. With 2019 being the 165th holding of the Juniata County Fair and the 16th running of the Butch Renninger Memorial, it’s safe to say that many fans have attended more than one of the annual events. They have likely seen it all and experienced everything the fair has to offer. However, fans witnessed two…

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Dietrich Claims Williams Grove Kauffman Tribute For Sprints, Buckwalter Gets URC Main

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Dietrich Claims Williams Grove Kauffman Tribute For Sprints, Buckwalter Gets URC Main Story By: Shaun Brouse/Williams Grove Speedway Photos By: Dan DeMarco/RacersGuide.com Mechanicsburg, PA – Danny Dietrich led flag to flag to pick up the Keith Kauffman Tribute race for sprint cars at Williams Grove Speedway on Friday night. Dietrich’s fifth win of the season at the track, as the point leader, was worth $4,777. In the URC Sprint feature, Royersford driver Steve Buckwalter drove to his first 360 sprint car win ever at the oval. Dietrich drew the pole for the 25-lap Kauffman Tribute event and took the lead…

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