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TRIPLEHEADER STOCK CAR RACING ACTION RETURNS TO GRANDVIEW SATURDAY
Wednesday, July 10, 2013

BECHTELSVILLE, PA The close point battle between point leader Duane Howard and challenger Craig VonDohren continues as NASCAR Whelen All American 358 Modifieds are back in action this Saturday, July 13th at Grandview Speedway. So far this season Howard, the defending champion, has been to victory lane six times while VonDohren, a six time track champion, has won four feature races including last Saturday’s. The season is now well into the second half and could see talents such as Jeff Strunk, Meme DeSantis, Frank Cozze, Doug Manmiller and others make a charge toward the championship.

 In addition to the excitement created by the Howard/VonDohren and others title battle, the Sportsman stock cars will return after a week off. Jared Umbenhauer is the point leader and has tallied three feature wins this season. He is the defending champion of the Sportsman division. Chuck Schutz has a healthy point lead in the Late Model division and the six time champion and defending champ will be looking for his fourth feature win for the season.

 At least 14 events of racing featuring close to 90 race cars will be included in the Saturday night  action being sponsored by Whelen Engineering and getting started at 7:30 p.m. Spectator gates open at 5:30 p.m. and a driver meet and greet will take place at the same time. Adult admission is $15 while youngsters 12 and under will be admitted free. Active military are admitted FREE when displaying a valid current military ID.

 On Sunday, July 14th, the Outlaw Enduro racing action returns along with Blast from the Past Vintage Cars. Action gets the green at 1 p.m. Adult admission is just $10 while youngsters under 12 are admitted free and are eligible to win the opportunity to be the honorary starter for one of the Enduro races.

 For information on racing at NASCAR sanctioned Grandview Speedway telephone 610.754.7688 or check in at www.grandviewspeedway.com, www.facebook.com/grandviewspeedwayinc or Twitter at @gviewspeedway

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