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MAY 24, 2021  Bechtelsville, PA     . . . . . . . . . . Big money, short distance and three chances to win tells the story when the NAPA Auto Parts Thunder on the Hill Racing Series returns to the Grandview Speedway this Sunday night, May 30 showcasing the Triple Roaring 20’s for modifieds.


The Roaring 20’s  refers to the decade of the 1920’s when the United States enjoyed great economic prosperity,  sometimes called the crazy years.  On Sunday night, May 30, the Triple Roaring 20’s will offer three 20 lap features in one night for the modifieds.  Each feature, starting twenty-four cars will pay $2,000 to win and $200 to start the feature events.   Thanks to Pioneer Pole Buildings,  a bonus of $2,500 will go to any driver who can sweep the three features making the hat trick worth $8,500.   If one modified drivers wins two feature, they’ll earn an additional $500 courtesy of Pioneer Pole Buildings. Heat race qualifying will determine the modified starting field along with qualifying and a 20 lap Sportsman feature paying $1,300 to win.   The Vintage Outlaw Racing Series will make their first start as part of the Thunder on the Hill Racing Series.   Gates open at 5 PM and race time is set 7:30 PM.


It will all go down like this.  For the Modifieds, it’s a big payoff, short distance, three times to get it done and in typical Roaring 20’s fashion,  take the loot and get out of town.    Sounds easy…….but as we know, it never comes easy on,  “the Hill”.   It will take a plan and usually, in the dark of night,  it’s the most famous figures who can pull off the heist and take  the cash.   The list of possible mob members who could pull it off include Brett Kressley, Craig VonDohren, Jeff Strunk, Duane Howard, Doug Manmiller, Rick Laubach, Frank Cozze, Kevin Hirthler, Billy Pauch Jr., Alex Yankowski,  Kyle Weiss and Jared Umbenhauer just to name a few of the forty entries as of today.


The Triple Roaring 20’s event will allow both Big Block and 358 Modifieds to compete together in a unique rules package.  This special rules package is offered  to the regions modified drivers, with both American Racer and Hoosier tires allowed for competition, and either Big-Block or Spec Small-Block engines permitted. An event sheet with the complete payoff, rules, and details is available at There is no entry fee but drivers must pre-enter to be eligible for the posted payoff and to draw. Drivers must pre-enter by  May 25th  by calling 443 513 4456. 


On race night,  Sunday night, May 30,  the front gate will open at 5 PM with qualifying getting underway at 7:30 PM.  The pit gate will open at 2:30 PM.


Pioneer Pole Buildings is the premier builder of post frame buildings in PA, NJ, DE, MD, WV, VA and NY.   Pioneer was founded in 1998, and has since built their business and quality reputation on providing customers with top quality buildings at very competitive prices.    Pioneer Pole Buildings is located on South Route 183 in Schuylkill Haven, PA.  For more information, please call 888-448-2505 or visit their website at:  


Qualifying for the Modifieds will determine the starting field with the top 12 finishers from the heat race events, drawing the top 12 starting positions in the opening feature.   The winner of the first and second feature will then draw an invert number of 8, 10 or 12.  This makes a sweep of the Pioneer Pole Buildings $2,500 bonus extremely possible.


For the Sunday, May 30  event, adult admission tickets are $25, Children 6 to 11 are $10, Children 5 and under will be admitted free. The pit fee is $40, and a license is not required. 


Advance tickets are available by calling 443 513 4456. Please speak clearly and provide your first and last name and the number of tickets you need. Tickets may be paid for a at 4:30 PM. Advance tickets orders can be processed up to the day before the race. We apologize, but advance tickets will NOT be available on race day.  You may pick-up and pay for  your tickets on race night at 4:30 PM and enter the grandstands immediately.  If possible, please bring exact change.


2021 Thunder on the Hill Race Dates

Sunday, May 30               Triple Roaring 20’s  Big Block/358 Modifieds Plus Sportsman & Vintage Outlaw Racing Series 7:30 PM

Tuesday, June 15             USAC Eastern Storm Jesse Hockett Classic National Sprint Tour & 358 Modifieds* 7:30 PM

Tuesday, June 29             PA 410 Sprint Speed Week $10,000-to-Win Hodnett Cup & 358 Modifieds*   7:30 PM 

Tuesday, August 3           USAC National Midgets Ken Brenn Masters & 358* Modifieds   7:30 PM

Thursday, August 26       Tony Stewart’s All  Star Circuit of Champions 410 Sprints & 358 Modifieds*   7:30 PM

Saturday, October 16     MODS at the MADHOUSE Big Block/358 Modified Triple 20’s  & Sportsman   6 PM


Grandview Speedway Contact Information

GPS USERS: 43 Passmore Road, Bechtelsville, PA 19505

Located less than a mile off Route 100, 10 miles north of Pottstown, PA

Speedway Phone: 610-754-7688


Thunder on the Hill Racing Series Phone: 443-513-4456

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