SOMEONE WILL BE $30,000 RICHER WHEN THE 47TH ANNUAL FREEDOM 76 MODIFIED CLASSIC IS FINISHED ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 16TH AT GRANDVIEW; HORTON AND FRIESEN ENTERED
And donít forget the Sprints and Sportsman racing action on Friday night
BECHTELSVILLE, PA September 13, 2017 . . . Most are talking about the $30,000 to win 47th
Annual Freedom 76 Classic In Honor of Bruce Rogers featuring many of
the top names in dirt track Modified stock car racing at Grandview
Speedway on Saturday, September 16th at 7 p.m.
The latest top talents to enter
the Classic are Jimmy Horton, recently declared Modified champion at
Orange County Speedway, and Stewart Friesen who has been racing in the
NASCAR Truck Series along with winning in dirt track Modifieds. Friesen
is a past winner of the Freedom 76. 2017 Grandview NASCAR Sportsman
champion Brian Hirthler will be moving up to the Modifieds to challenge
for the big win.
However there is actually two
nights of racing excitement going on as the Mid-Atlantic Sprint Series
305 Sprints are featured in doubleheader action on Friday night along
with the Freedom 38íer Sportsman race paying $1500 to win.
The hard-charging Sprinters
known for their action racing on the one-third-mile, banked clay track
and the exciting Sportsman stock cars will get fans warmed up for the
great racing action they will see on Saturday night with the Modified
stock cars. Rick Stief leads Tommy Carberry by just 2 points in the MASS
point standings. And Modified racers planning to be part of the
Saturday action are welcome to run some practice laps.
Adult admission for the Friday
night show is just $12 with youngsters 6 thru 11 paying $5 and kids
under six being admitted free. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. with racing
starting at 7 p.m.
Fans are reminded that advance
tickets for the Saturday Freedom 76 will be on sale Friday for $35 while
on race day the tickets will be $40 for adults, $10 for youngsters 6
thru 11 and under 6 are admitted free. Pit passes on Saturday will run
$45 and no license is required.
The 47th Annual
Freedom 76 will include a full series of qualifying heat races. Pioneer
Metal Roofing is sponsoring the $1000 to win Cash Dash. The Schafer
Racing Minuteman 20, offering the last opportunities to make the
starting field for the Freedom 76, is the final event before the $30,000
to win Classic.
; Ticket windows open at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday with advance ticket holders allowed to enter at 3 p.m.
Full details on parking, camping, tickets, etc. can be found at www.grandviewspeedway.com click on Freedom 76.
Grandview Speedway is located
on Passmore Road, just off Route 100, 10 miles north of Pottstown in
Bechtelsville, PA. Telephone 610.754.7688 and stay informed on Facebook.