WORLD OF OUTLAWS LATE MODELS PLUS BIG BLOCK MODIFIEDS INVADE GRANDVIEW ON THURSDAY NIGHT

Date: 8/9/2009 9:52:19 PM


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE- - -THANK YOU

NAPA AUTO PARTS THUNDER ON THE HILL RACING SERIES PRESENTED BY LEE MYLES CONTINUES. . . . . . .
WORLD OF OUTLAWS LATE MODELS PLUS BIG BLOCK MODIFIEDS INVADE GRANDVIEW ON THURSDAY NIGHT

One of the biggest shows of the season at the Grandview Speedway in 2009 will take place on Thursday night, August 13 as the NAPA Auto Parts Thunder on the Hill Racing Series presented by Lee Myles swings into action.   This event will mark the first time appearance of the World of Outlaws Late Models at Grandview.  Expected WoO Late Model  entries include point leader Josh Richards of Shinnston, WV a  seven  time  feature winner.   Others in the field include Steve Francis of Ashland, KY a five time winner this season along with Darrell Lanigan of Union, KY, popular local favorite Rick Eckert of York, PA and Shane Clanton of Locust Grove, GA.   Also expect Tim Fuller of Watertown, NY to be in the chase, especially since he is very familiar with the Grandview Speedway, a track where he won the 100 Modified Traffic Jam event.  In the Modified ranks, look for Jimmy Horton, Billy Pauch, Jimmy Chester, Duane Howard,  Craig VonDohren, Rick Laubach, Ryan Godown, Stuart Friesen and others  to be in the hunt for $4,000 first place prize.

A highlight of the night will be the  BPG Racing/Chad Sinon Motorsports  Big Block Modified VS Late Model Challenge DASH to be added to the TRAFFIC JAM racing program.    BPG Racing/Chad Sinon Motorsports will spice up the racing program with a $1,000 to win, six lap Big Block Modified VS Late Model Challenge.   That's right, all heat race winners from both divisions will complete in the six lap dash.   The winner will pocket $1,000 with second earning $300 and third will collect $200.   All heat race winners will receive $100 just to start the six lap BPG Big Block Modified VS Late Model Challenge.

Gates will open on race night at 5:30 PM with WoO Late Model  time trial qualifying beginning at 7:15 PM.

Both division will compete in qualifying all leading up to the 40 lap Modified and 40 lap WoO Late Model Traffic Jam feature events    The Modified feature will  pay $4,000 to win as the winner of the WoO Late Model feature will pocket $7,000.

General Admission tickets are $30, children  6-11 $10 and kids under the age of six will be admitted for free.  The pit fee is $35 and a license is not required.

THUNDER FACTS FOR 2009
NAPA Auto Parts Thunder on the Hill Racing Series
When: Thursday night,  August 13
7:30 PM   Gates open at 5:30 PM
What:   Thunder on the Hill Racing Series 20th Anniversary Season Continues!
TRAFFIC JAM  World of Outlaws Late Models &  Big Block Modifieds - -Twin 40 Lap Features
Where: Grandview Speedway   Passmore Road, Route 100 Bechtelsville, PA  19505, ten mile north of Pottstown, PA
Track Facts: Free Parking,  Great Food at Reasonable Prices, Family Seating Section, All seats un-reserved, Directions, lodging and camp sites listed on our websites.
Admission: $30 Adults, $10 Children 6-11, Children under 6 Free
Pit Fee:   $35 license is not required
Track #:  610-754-7688
Website: www.thunderonthehillracingseries.com  or www.grandviewspeedway.com

Special Happenings: 
Meet Ms. Thunder on the Hill  Skye  Michael,  See JOE the Pizza Dude sponsored by NAPA Auto Parts, The Round Table Girls.   Try the Inside/Out Promotion, Fan Giveaways, Fans  Rhyme Time Competition, Grandview Thunder Program Book,  Beach Ball Bounce,  20th Anniversary Thunder on the Hill Racing Series t-shirts, Fireworks on feature parade lap, Fans invited to take part in the joyous victory lane ceremonies and meet the drivers in the pit area following the races.

Thursday,  August 13   Order of Events:
5:30     Gates Open
6:45      Big Block Modified Warm-ups
              WoO Late Model Warm-ups
7:15      WoO Late Model Time Trials

7:30 PM National Anthem

Big Block Modified Heats 10 laps
WoO Late Model Heats 10 laps
Big Block Modified Consi 10 laps
BPG Big Block Modified VS Late Model Challenge Dash  $1,000 to win, 6 laps.
WoO Late Model Consi 10 laps

Intermission

                The TRAFFIC JAM
40 Lap  Big Block Modified Feature
40 Lap World of Outlaws Late Model Feature

2009 Thunder on the Hill Series  Remaining Race Dates:
Thursday, August 13 THUNDER ON THE HILL RACING SERIES- - - TRAFFIC JAM - -  WoO Late Models & Open Competition Big Block Modifieds
Saturday, October 17 THUNDER ON THE HILL RACING SERIES Halloween Party 6 PM Grandview Thunder 5-25's URC Sprints, 358 Modifieds,  ARDC Wingless Midgets, Rolling Thunder Legends,  Sportsman Modifieds  & Garden State Vintage Stock Cars + Monster SMASH DEMO Derby!

Thunder Sponsors:
* NAPA Auto Parts- - - Long time Thunder on the Hill Racing Series sponsor  will again have their banners and flag waving high above the Grandview Speedway podium.  
* Lee Myles Transmissions  & Auto Care at three locations in Berks County.   Fern Street Reading, Perkiomen Ave 422 Birdsboro and North 5th Street Highway Reading.  Other locations in Allentown, Easton, Mt. Pocono and York, PA
* COMDIAL Telephone Communications will return once again to add some fan fun for all the Thunder fans.
* BPG Racing/Chad Sinon Motorsports- - Making Thunder bigger for all
* Fairgrounds Square Mall- - Reading, PA- - Fan Giveaway fun!
* Ronie's Exeter Café- - Reading, PA


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