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Press Release
Thursday, June 27, 2013

BECHTELSVILLE, PA The battle for the very lucrative NASCAR Whelen All American Series 358 Modified title continues this Saturday, June 29th, at Grandview Speedway as six time champion Craig VonDohren, the current point leader, is locked in a close battle with five time champion Duane Howard who had led the standings since the beginning of the year until VonDohren took over last Saturday with a fan pleasing feature victory.
 VonDohren and Howard will be back at Grandview chasing a win in the 30-lap NASCAR 358 Modified feature race with competition coming from some of the best talents in area dirt track stock car racing including Meme DeSantis, Jeff Strunk, Mike Gular, rising star Tommy Scheetz III, Frank Cozze, Tim Buckwalter and a host of others. The Modifieds will also take part in a special five lap Cash Dash which is always of interest to fans in the stands.
 The Bechtelsville Car Wash/A & Z Furniture sponsored night will include not only the Modifieds but also racing action featuring the hard charging Sportsman stock cars and the always exciting Late Models. At least 14 events of racing will be presented starting at 7:30 p.m.
 Three lucky fans will go home with a pair of tickets to the Pocono 400 IndyCar race sponsored by Sunoco being run on July 7th. The tickets are courtesy of Pocono and WNPV-1440 AM radio, the official area NASCAR radio station. 
 Spectator gates open at 5:30 p.m. with warm-ups at 6:45 p.m. Adult admission is just $15 with youngsters 12 and under admitted free. Active military personnel showing a current active ID card will be admitted FREE.
 Coming up on Saturday, July 6th, 7:30 p.m. is one of the most exciting events of the season with the Thomas Hartnett Thrivent Financial Services of Lansdale, PA sponsoring the 4th of July special show. Included will be the always popular Fireworks display along with the big event of the season for the Late Models, the Firecracker 40 along with racing for the NASCAR 358 Modifieds. Late Model racer Kory Fleming will be giving bicycles to six lucky youngsters and Henning Trains of Lansdale will have three sets of Lionel NASCAR trains, valued at close to $300 each, to give away.
 Admission for this special night on Saturday, July 6th is $25 for adults, $5 for youngsters 6 thru 12 and free admission for kids under 6. Active military personnel showing a current, active ID card will be admitted FREE.
 Additional information is available at or telephone 610.754.7688