CHAPMAN AUTO FIRECRACKER 40 FOR BRC LATE MODELS TOPS SATURDAY NIGHT ACTION AT GRANDVIEW, CLOSE POINT BATTLES CONTINUE IN ALL THREE NASCAR DIVISIONS OF RACING

 The Chapman Ford Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram sponsored Firecracker 40 will feature an outstanding array of racing talent shooting for victory in the biggest event of the season for the BRC Late Models tonight at Grandview Speedway. The three division show will get underway at 7:30 p.m. In addition to the Late Models there will also be racing action for the TP Trailers NASCAR 358 Modifieds and Sportsman stock cars.

                The adult admission price for this special night of NASCAR stock car racing is just $20 while children 6 thru 11 pay just $5. Under 6 are admitted free as are active military with proper ID.

                Spectator gates open at 5:30 pm with racing getting the green at 7:30 pm.

                Competition for the prestigious Firecracker 40 victory will include point leader Chuck Schutz, he has three feature wins this season, along with former champion Brian Shuey, Lou Egrie Sr, Wayne Pfeil, Danny Green, Joe Fanelli, Dave Ogin, Bill Henning and others.

                The battle for the lucrative Modified point title continues with point leader Jeff Strunk battling with Craig VonDohren and Mike Gular plus others for the valuable championship points. VonDohren, the all-time leading feature win leader, is looking for his 99th career win at Grandview and just recently passed the 300 mark with overall career wins at a variety of tracks.

                Jordan Henn continues to lead in the chase for the NASCAR Sportsman title.

                The weekly Low Down and Dirty Radio sponsored Meet & Greet will take place at 5 p.m. and will feature three Late Model racers including Dan Green, who will have some great prizes and giveaways for fans; former champion Lou Egrie Sr. and rising young talent Drew Weiser.

                Coming up on Saturday, July 23rdis the always popular Hatfield Quality Meats featuring a visit by Smiley, their famous mascot; plus t-shirts and hot dogs being shot into the grandstands. And they will have product samples in the first turn grandstand area early in the evening. Featured will be the TP Trailers NASCAR 358 Modifieds, BRC Late Models and Sportsman.