SALUTE TO OUR VETERANS 40 SET FOR SATURDAY MAY 26 AT NEW EGYPT SPEEDWAY; ALL MILITARY ADMITTED FREE
Story By: Pete MacDonald/New Egypt Speedway
Photos By: Harry Meeks & Dave Kovacs/RacersGuide.com
New Egypt, NJ – Following back-to-back rain outs the New Egypt Speedway will be back in action this Saturday Night May 26th with the 2nd Annual Salute To Our Veterans 40 for the Modifieds.
Crate Modifieds, Street Stocks, 4-Cylinders & the Lyons Construction/Metal Fab Rookie Sportsman will also be in action this weekend. As a Thank You for their service, all active and retired military w/ID will receive free General Admission this coming Saturday night.
This Saturday will also be the “Dirty Dozen” Round of 12 in the JTee’s May Modified Madness Series.
Following the tragedy that took place in his hometown of Paramus, NJ last week, Crate Modified driver John Criscione and New Egypt Speedway will be teaming up for a helmet drive to be conducted during intermission on Saturday night.
Pit Gates will open at 3PM, Spectator Gates will open at 4PM with Hot-Laps being scheduled for 5PM and Racing beginning at 6PM. Admission to the grandstand is $22 for adults, $20 for seniors 65 and older, $10 for teens 12-15 and Kids 11 & Under are FREE. Pit admission is $30 with a New Egypt Speedway license and $40 with no license.
New Egypt Speedway is located on Route 539 in New Egypt, NJ just minutes from Six Flags Great Adventure and the New Jersey Turnpike. A racy 7/16-mile D-shaped dirt oval, New Egypt Speedway serves Garden State race fans with some of the best competition in the country. New Egypt’s state-of-the-art facilities feature daylight-quality lighting and excellent sightlines from any seat in the house. The grandstands are fully wheelchair accessible with wide, clear, and well-groomed walkways. Concession facilities serve up everything from Jersey Burgers to ice cream treats at family-friendly prices.