EXCITING RACING ACTION AT GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY TO BE TELEVISED


BECHTELSVILLE, PA FEBRUARY 19, 2006 . . . The excitement of stock car racing action at the NASCAR sanctioned Grandview Speedway will be seen by many more people this year. Five events of stock car racing will be featured on the RCN4 television network with coverage reaching into Pennsylvania?s Lehigh Valley and several surrounding areas.
 ?This is great news for all involved at Grandview,? said track owner Bruce Rogers. ?It is great for our racers to have their sponsors gaining additional exposure, it is great for our event sponsors and it is wonderful to see our racing events reach more people and hopefully have them come out and see a live event.?
 The RCN4 coverage crew includes noted Area Auto Racing News columnist Randy Kane, National Speed Sport News columnist Gary London and track announcer Ernie Saxton who handles the victory lane interviews.
 Each of the five events will have two hours of coverage and that coverage will be shown, tape delayed, several times according to the schedule released by RCN4.
 ?People tuning in to the RCN4 coverage will get a chance to see some very exciting racing action,? said track public relations director Ernie Saxton. ?When you have such outstanding drivers as Duane Howard, Jeff Strunk, Craig VonDohren, Meme DeSantis, Ray Swinehart, Mike Gular, Terry Meitzler, Kevin Hirthler and so many others in action, it is bound to be some electrifying TV.?
 Grandview Speedway will kick off their 44th consecutive season of professional stock car racing with a free-to-the-public practice session on Saturday, March 25th at 12 noon. The practice is open to all divisions of racing competition.
 On Saturday, April 1st, 7 p.m., the NASCAR Modifieds and Late Models will race in a doubleheader show that will have the Modifieds highlighted in a 40-lap main event that will reward the winner with $3,000.
 Season tickets, that include a reserved seat, are currently available for just $275. A season ticket includes all the Saturday night regular season stock car racing events from April through September.
 For information on racing at Grandview Speedway telephone 610.754.7688 or check in at www.grandviewspeedway.com. To find out the great marketing opportunities available at the NASCAR sanctioned Berks County clay oval telephone Ernie Saxton Communications, Inc. at 215.752.7797.
 The RCN4 Grandview Speedway TV Racing Schedule follows:

 

Date    Time   Event                     Air Time      Replay Time
Sat April 1 – 7:00pm NASCAR MODIFIED & LATE MODELS – Tues April 4 at 8:00pm Friday, April 7 at 8:00pm; Tuesday, May 9 at 8:00pm; Friday, May 12 at 8:00pm
Sat May 13 – 7:30pm NASCAR Modified and Late Models – Fri May 19 at 8:00pm Tues, May 23 at 8:00pm; Friday June 23 at 8:00pm
Sat June 24 – 7:30pm NASCAR Modified and Late Models – Fri June 30 at 8:00pm; Friday, July 7 at 8:00pm; Tuesday, July 11 at 8:00pm
Wed July 19 – 7:30pm Thunder on the Hill 100-lap DIRT Super Series Big Block Modifieds. Friday, July 21 at 8pm; Friday August 4, 8 p.m.
Sat August 5 – 7:30 p.m.:00pm Stauffer Construction Forest Rogers Memorial for Modfieds, $10,000 to win plus Late Models. Tues Aug 8 at 8:00pm; Fri Aug 11 at 8:00pm; Fri Aug 19 at 8:00pm
Dates and times subject to change without notice