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 Sprints with their final point race of the 2019 season and the xTreme stocks.
The following Saturday, September 21 will feature the Dirt Classic 6, Lincoln’s crown jewel event in Central PA’s “Month of Money.”
“As our highest payout during the season, the Dirt Classic Trophy is the one all of our drivers want to win” said General Manager, Jerry Parrish. “$20,000 to win and $1,000 to start attracts fans and race teams from all over the country.”
After five years of successful Dirt Classic events, the Ollie’s Bargain Outlet All-Star Circuit of Champions are sanctioning the $20,000 to win/$1,000 to start race in 2019. The $20,000 top prize is the second highest on the All-Star’s schedule this year. The time trial and two heat qualifying format that the Dirt Classic has become known for will award the most aggressive drivers throughout the event.
Advanced reserved seat tickets can be purchased online at www.dirtclassic.com. Advanced general admission tickets are available at the speedway office.
Lincoln will close out the 2019 season on September 28 with Hank Gentzler Memorial/Manufacturer’s Appreciation Race presented by Pancho Racing Products. The final race of the season in the pigeon hills will feature the 410 and 358 Sprint Car divisions.
Located in Abbottstown, PA, the 3/8th-mile high-banked clay oval has been a staple in professional auto racing for over 60 years. The Pigeon Hills oval is one of several famed Central Pennsylvania racetracks which represent the toughest, most competitive weekly sprint car racing in the nation. A family fun night to be had by all who visit the famed Lincoln Speedway! You can find Lincoln Speedway on Facebook at facebook.com/lincolnspeedway or @lincolnspeedway on Twitter. Lincoln Speedway is also on Instagram under the @officiallincolnspeedway profile.