PA Just 115 points separate the top three racers at
Grandview Speedway as they battle for the lucrative NASCAR Whelen All American
Series 358 Modified championship. Nine time champion Jeff Strunk leads the
standings with five time champion Duane Howard and seven time champion Craig
VonDohren close behind. And you cannot count out Doug Manmiller who is lurking
in fourth spot.
Action with the NASCAR 358 Modifieds
will join the BRC Late Models and Sportsman stock cars as part of PBGW sponsored
night on Saturday, June 14 at Grandview Speedway. Added to the night of
excitement is the Blast from the Past Vintage stock cars giving fans a chance to
see what stock car racing was all about some years
The first 250 Dads with adult
admission tickets through the main gate will receive Grandview Speedway Can
Koozies (as long as they arrive, are delivered, as promised). In addition the
youngest father and oldest father will receive two tickets to a future event at
Grandview Speedway along with two tickets to see the exciting Verizon IndyCar
races at Pocono Raceway on July 6th.
The four division show will include
a 30-lap feature for the Modifieds along with 25-lap features for the BRC Late
Models and Sportsman. Jared Umbenhauer will be going for his sixth win of the
season in the Sportsman. The Vintage
cars are scheduled to race in a 15-lap feature race.
When gates open at 5:30 p.m.
Modified racer Ryan Kunkle, Sportsman racer Erik Renninger and Late Model talent
Cory Merkel will participate in the Low Down & Dirty Meet and Greet at the
main entrance. Racing starts at 7:30 p.m. Adult admission for the jam packed
night of racing action is just $15 while youngsters 12 and under are admitted
Coming up on Saturday, June
21st is the RCN-TV sponsored night featuring the powerful and
exciting open wheeled winged Rislone United Racing Company sprint cars along
with the action packed NASCAR 358 Modifieds. This is one of the most popular
crowd pleasing events of the season. Adult admission for this special event will
Then on Sunday, June
22nd, sprint car fans will be treated to the first Open Wheel
Spectacular of the season and that will include the TSRS winged sprint cars
along with the American Racing Drivers Club wingless midgets. The ARDC
organization is in the midst of celebrating their 75th anniversary.
Adult admission will be $15.
Additional information on all events
at Grandview Speedway can be found at www.grandviewspeedway.com
or telephone 610.754.7688. The one-third-mile, banked clay speedway is located
on Passmore Road, just off Route 100, in Bechtelsville, PA, 10 miles north of