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Press Release
Saturday, September 08, 2012

BECHTELSVILLE, PA September 8, 2012 . . . The threat of severe storms with high winds and heavy rain forced the cancellation of NASCAR stock car racing at Grandview Speedway for Saturday night, September 8th.

Scheduled was the Four Star Lettering/Green Lane Wm. Penn Championís Night featuring the NASCAR 358 Modifieds, Late Models and Sportsman stock cars. That event will not be rescheduled.

With the final point race of the season now cancelled it is official that Duane Howard is the NASCAR Whelen All American Series 358 Modified champion, Chuck Schutz has earned his sixth NASCAR Late Model title and Jared Umbenhauer is the 2012 NASCAR Sportsman title winner.

Currently Howard is third in the NASCAR Whelen All American Series National standings while Chuck Schutz is first in the NASCAR Finalist Dirt II Series standings and Brad Brightbill leads in the NASCAR Finalist Dirt III Series standings. Those point battles continue on the national level until September 16th.

A history making event is set to happen at Grandview Speedway on Saturday, September 15th when the 50th Anniversary BPG Racing Freedom 76 Modified Classic is presented with $50,000 plus lap money going to the winner. An all star array of drivers is expected to compete. A full series of qualifying events will be run along with a last chance to qualify Schaffer Motorsports Minuteman 20, the Mertz Flying Mullet Cash Dash paying $1500 to the winner and the finale of the night, the BPG Racing Freedom 76. Gates for advance and season ticket holders opens at 3 p.m. with the ticket windows open at 3:30 p.m. Warm-ups at 5:30 p.m. and racing at 7 p.m. Adult tickets are priced at $40, youngsters 6 thru 12 pay $10 and under 6 are admitted for FREE.

For additional information check in at or telephone 610.754.7688.