GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY TO KICK OFF 45TH SEASONGrandview PR
BECHTELSVILLE, PA April 13, 2007 . . . The 45th consecutive season of NASCAR Whelen All American Series Modified and Late Model stock car racing gets the green flag on Saturday, April 14th at 7 p.m.
A 40-lapper for the Modifieds starting 29 racers will top the show along with a 20-lapper for the Late Models (24 cars start).
Duane Howard, Jeff Strunk, Craig VonDohren, Ray Swinehart, Doug Manmiller, Mike Gular, Meme DeSantis, Sean Merkel, Danny Erb, Shawn Reimert and a host of other hard chargers are expected to see action in the Modifieds.
The Late Models will be lead by three times past champion Chuck Schutz along with Randy Stoudt, Mike Kellner, John Giesler, Brian Shuey and others.
?All systems are go for the season opener,? said track PR person Ernie Saxton. ?It is going to be an exciting night of good old fashioned dirt track stock car racing. We think it will be the start of a great season.?
Spectator gates open at 5 p.m. Racing starts at 7 p.m. Adult admission of this show is $15.00, children 6 thru 11 enter for $5.00 and under 6 are admitted FREE when accompanied by a paying adult.
Pit admission is $25.00 and everyone entering the pits must have a current NASCAR license.
During the evening drivers will go through the grandstands to take up a collection for veteran Modified racer Smokey Warren who is battling brain cancer and does not have health insurance coverage.
For additional information telephone 610.754.7688 or check the website at www.grandviewspeedway.com where current weather conditions can be found.