GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY QUICKEE NEWS
BIG BUCKS ARE ON THE LINE at Grandview Speedway for Modified racers taking part in the Saturday, August 14th, 51st Annual Forrest Rogers Memorial with $10,000 going to the winner. And this will have impact on the point chasers seeking to improve on the standings in the battle for the title. And the same goes for those battling for the championship in the Sportsman. The 602 Sportsman will not be in action this Saturday. Fans unable to be at the race can live stream it on Dirt Track Digest (DTD).
Fans and crew members do not need to have a NASCAR license. Drivers, new to Grandview, can purchase a temporary license for the one night and good for 15 days. Pit admission for members is $35 while non-members pay $40.
Adult admission is $30 while youngsters 6 thru 11 pay $10. Under 6 are admitted free. Bleachers will be open in the morning for those who want to reserve seats with blankets. There is an August 21 rain date in place. If it is not needed then there will be a tripleheader show featuring Modifieds, Sportsman and 602 Sportsman run on that date.
Meet & Greet will include Modified racer Kevin Hirthler along with Sportsman racers Brian Hirthler and Adrianna Deliponti plus young Jesse Hirthler. There will also be a Chapel on the Hill service at 4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the first turn pavilion.
Lap and qualifying event sponsorships are available for the 51st Annual Freedom 76 set for September 18th. The winner will walk off with at least $30,000. For info contact Tina Rogers or Tommy Kramer at the track or telephone Ernie Saxton at 267.934.7286.
Saturday, August 21, 7:30 p.m. T.P.Trailers Modifieds, T.P.Truck Equipment Sportsman and 602 Mini-Series Sportsman - $18 for adults
Thursday, August 26, 7:30 p.m. Tony Stewart’s All Star Sprints and Modifieds.
Saturday, August 28, 7:30 p.m. Modifieds, Sportsman and Outlaw Vintage Racers- $15 adults with youngster 11 and under free
Friday, September 3, 7 p.m. Outlaw Series Enduros and Vintage Racing
Saturday, September 4, 7:30 p.m. Modifieds, Sportsman and ARDC Midgets
Saturday, September 11, 7:30 p.m. Championship Night for Modifieds and Sportsman