The battle for the very lucrative NASCAR Whelen All American
Series 358 Modified title continues this Saturday, June 29th, at Grandview
Speedway as six time champion Craig VonDohren, the current point leader, is
locked in a close battle with five time champion Duane Howard who had led the
standings since the beginning of the year until VonDohren took over last
Saturday with a fan pleasing feature victory.
VonDohren and Howard will be
back at Grandview chasing a win in the 30-lap NASCAR 358 Modified feature race
with competition coming from some of the best talents in area dirt track stock
car racing including Meme DeSantis, Jeff Strunk, Mike Gular, rising star Tommy
Scheetz III, Frank Cozze, Tim Buckwalter and a host of others. The Modifieds
will also take part in a special five lap Cash Dash which is always of interest
to fans in the stands.
The Bechtelsville Car Wash/A & Z Furniture
sponsored night will include not only the Modifieds but also racing action
featuring the hard charging Sportsman stock cars and the always exciting Late
Models. At least 14 events of racing will be presented starting at 7:30
Three lucky fans will go home with a pair of tickets to the Pocono 400
IndyCar race sponsored by Sunoco being run on July 7th. The tickets are courtesy
of Pocono and WNPV-1440 AM radio, the official area NASCAR radio
Spectator gates open at 5:30 p.m. with warm-ups at 6:45 p.m. Adult
admission is just $15 with youngsters 12 and under admitted free. Active
military personnel showing a current active ID card will be admitted
Coming up on Saturday, July 6th, 7:30 p.m. is one of the most exciting
events of the season with the Thomas Hartnett Thrivent Financial Services of
Lansdale, PA sponsoring the 4th of July special show. Included will be the
always popular Fireworks display along with the big event of the season for the
Late Models, the Firecracker 40 along with racing for the NASCAR 358 Modifieds.
Late Model racer Kory Fleming will be giving bicycles to six lucky youngsters
and Henning Trains of Lansdale will have three sets of Lionel NASCAR trains,
valued at close to $300 each, to give away.
Admission for this special night
on Saturday, July 6th is $25 for adults, $5 for youngsters 6 thru 12 and free
admission for kids under 6. Active military personnel showing a current, active
ID card will be admitted FREE.
Additional information is available at
www.grandviewspeedway.com or telephone