WEATHER CAUSES CANCELLATION OF NASCAR RACING AT GRANDVIEW, FOURTH OF JULY SPECIAL NEXT ON SCHEDULE FOR SATURDAY NIGHT NASCAR STOCK CARS PLUS FIREWORKS
Tuesday, June 30th Penna. Sprint Speedweek Racing Action
BECHTELSVILLE, PA June 27, 2015 . . . Weather, the wet kind, forced track owner Bruce Rogers to cancel the scheduled Saturday night four division show of NASCAR stock car racing at Grandview Speedway. The cancellation marked the second straight Saturday that racing was washed out by rain and the forecast for continuing rain.
Next at Grandview will be a Penna. Sprint Speedweek doubleheader that will feature the always exciting 410 sprint cars along with the popular 358 Modifieds (awarding NASCAR points). However it is not necessary to have a NASCAR license to participate in the 358 Modified portion of the night of racing. Racing action will get the green at 7:30 p.m.
A huge Independence Day show of NASCAR stock car racing is set for Saturday, July 4th with the BRC Late Models headlining the action with the Liberty Fire Co. Firecracker 40, this being the highlight of the Late Model season. The NASCAR T.P. Trailers 358 Modifieds and Sportsman stock cars will fill out the tripleheader card of racing action. Including in the special Holiday event will be fan favorite Fireworks. Admission for this special event is $25 for adults, $5 for youngsters 6 through 11 and under six are admitted FREE. Active military with proper ID are admitted free.
Again the first 200 Dads through the main gate will have an opportunity to receive a free Grandview Speedway Can Koozie.
In addition youngsters will have a chance to win one of the four bicycles that will be given away by Late Model racer Kory Fleming and his Sleepy Hollow team. This has become an annual tradition.
Then on Saturday, July 11th, WNPV-1440AM Radio (Lansdale), a major supporter of NASCAR racing and racing at Grandview, will give away three (3) pairs of tickets for the August NASCAR Sprint Cup racing event at Pocono Raceway. The Ingersoll Rand sponsored night of racing will feature three divisions of NASCAR stock car racing including the T.P. Trailers 358 Modifieds, BRC Late Models and Sportsman stock cars.
Coming up on Saturday, July 18th will be the always popular Hatfield Quality Meats sponsored night with mascot Smiley on hand to shoot shirts and hot dogs into the grandstands. And there will be some free samples of Hatfield Meat products. The Blast from the Past Vintage stock cars will be part of the four division racing show that will include T.P. Trailers 358 Modifieds, BRC Late Models and Sportsman stock cars.
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, Twitter@GrandviewSpeedway and www.facebook.com/grandviewspeedway along with Rainedout.com(for rainout information).