DEMO DERBY, SIX MAIN EVENTS AND DISCOUNT ADMISSION ON “PACK THE TRACK NIGHT” AT WALL STADIUM THIS SATURDAY (JULY 21)
Story By: Jeff Gravatta/Wall Stadium
Photos By: John John Lane/RacersGuide.com
WALL TOWNSHIP, N.J. ~ Auto racing fans have a big event slated for this Saturday (July 21) at Wall Stadium Speedway with a Demolition Derby and six All American Auto Group Racing Series main events during “Pack the Track Night” action. A special discounted admission price of just $10 for adults and $5 for students aged 7 to 17 will be offered. Kids 6 and under and parking are always free. Spectator seating will open at 5:00 p.m., with qualifying slated for 5:45 p.m. Main event action will follow at around 7:00 p.m. This “Carnival Night” themed event will feature free games on the midway area.
On the famous high banked third mile paved oval six feature races will be presented with the Center State Engineering Sportsman cars, the O’Shea’s Auto Repair Factory Stocks and the Surfside Collision 4 Cylinder Stocks all competing in two 25-lap main events.
The Sportsman races will see former champion Kevin Davison and Eric Lane, both of Howell, lead the way with plenty of competition from young guns Eddie McCarthy of Pt. Pleasant and brothers Jarret and Carsten DiGiantomasso, both of Jackson, just to name a few. In addition division sponsor Center State Engineering is posting a $250 bonus for each Sportsman race.
Top racers in the Factory Stock twin races will include point leader Mike Montano of Freeport, N.Y. former champ Scot Riggleman of Manchester and Beachwood’s Elliot Wohl. Defending champ Brian Osborn of Howell, Sal Liguori of Union Beach and Wall’s TJ Graves are expected to lead the 4 Cylinders into twin main event action.
Once the races are complete, the action will turn destructive when the Demolition Derby action is presented.
The grandstand midway will be festive during the “Carnival Night” event as plenty of games of chance for both young and old will be offered with prizes going to the winners.
Saturday’s schedule will see the competitor pit area open at 1:00 p.m. Regular practice will start at 3:00 p.m., while spectator seating will open at 5:00 p.m. Qualifying will then begin at 5:45 p.m. and feature race action for all divisions is slated for 7:00 p.m.
Wall Stadium Speedway is located on Route 34 in Wall Township, N.J., just one mile north of Garden State Parkway exit 98 and Interstate 195 exit 35B. More information can be obtained by visiting www.wallspeedwayracing.com. The speedway hotline number is 732-681-6400 and email address is CKMotorsports@aol.com.