QUICK NEWS FROM GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY
WINGLESS SUPER SPORTSMAN TOP TRIPLEHEADER ACTION AT GRANDVIEW SATURDAY
There will be tripleheader racing action at Grandview Speedway, for the second Saturday in a row, and it will feature Wingless Super Sportsman racers along with the T.P.Trailers Modifieds and T.P.Truck Equipment Sportsman on Saturday night (July 25). Craig Von Dohren will continue his efforts to win an 11th title while Brian Hirthler leads the Sportsman point chase. And there is no increase in admission prices with adults paying just $15 and all under 12 being admitted free. Spectator gates open at 5:30 p.m. and pits open at 4 p.m. Racing gets the green flag at 7:30 p.m.
The Low Down & Dirty Meet & Greet will feature Modified racer Louden Reimert and Wingless Super Sportsman standouts Steve Wilburn and Rohan Beasley. It all gets started in the front gate area at 5 p.m.
Fans attending events at Grandview are reminded to practice social distancing. Masks are recommended but not mandatory and if you are not feeling well please consider staying at home.
One of the most popular events of the season happens on Saturday, August 1st when the 50th Annual Forrest Rogers Memorial is presented. The 50-lap race is dedicated to the man who had the idea and then created the one-third-mile, clay banked speedway that has become one of the most successful weekly short tracks in the nation. Modifieds will be racing for $10,000 to win. With the big bucks being offered some visitors are expected. Sportsman will be the second part of the doubleheader. Adult admission is $25, youngster 6 thru 11 pay just $5 and those under 6 are admitted free.
Longtime fan Jim Gilmore has posted $200 for the leader of Lap 7 in the Rogers Memorial in the name of the late Charley Gilmore who was a standout racer at Grandview for many years.
Additional information can be found at www.grandviewspeedway.com, Facebook, or telephone the track at 610.754.7688.