BECHTELSVILLE, PA The chase for the championships could get even tighter than they are after the four feature program is completed at Grandview Speedway on Saturday night, May 19th.
There will be two 25-lap features for the Sportsman stock cars, a 20 lapper for the Late Models and a 30-lap main event for the NASCAR 358 Modifieds. Going into the night’s racing, starting at 7:30 p.m., Duane Howard has just a 154 point edge over Jeff Strunk who is going for a 10th track title. Doug Manmiller sits with 1530 points just 224 points behind. Keep in mind a feature race victory rewards the winner with 300 points.
And in the Late Models Danny Snyder has a one point edge over Chuck Schutz while Dave Dissinger leads the new Sportsman division standings by just 37 points over Brad Brightbill.
All the standings could be shuffled on Saturday night in the BPG Racing sponsored night of racing that also includes a full series of qualifying events leading up to feature races in all three divisions.
Adult admission for the four feature event show is just $15.00 while youngsters 12 and under are admitted free. Spectator gates open at 5:30 p.m.
The first 150 adult admissions will receive a free ticket to NASCAR Sprint Cup qualifying sessions and ARCA 200 racing at Pocono Raceway on June 9th.
Then on Sunday (May 20) the first of several Sunday Small Car Series events will be presented with the green flag falling at 2 p.m. Included in the racing action will be Legends cars, Slingshots, 600 Modifieds and 270 and 600cc Micro Sprints. Adult admission is $5. Those showing rain checks from the Saturday night racing action will be admitted for just $4.
Grandview Speedway is located on Passmore Road, just off Route 100, in Bechtelsville, PA, 10 miles north of Pottstown. For information check in at www.grandviewspeedway.com