New Egypt, NJ (June 24, 2018) – For the past couple of seasons, fans have asked for a lower admission cost. Track officials at New Egypt Speedway have listened and adult admission to the grandstand will only be $10 for Throwback Night on Saturday, June 30. Also, fans will be able to purchase hot dogs from the concession stand for only $1. The race card on this special evening of racing will be highlighted with the Modifieds competing in a 30-lap contest and the Mr. Crate Classic 30-lap race for the Crate Modifieds.
The Modified field at New Egypt Speedway this season is talented from top to bottom. Veterans David VanHorn, Billy Pauch Jr., John McClelland, Danny Bouc, and Ryan Godown are currently the top five Modified drivers in points. The rookie drivers in this year’s Modified division have been quite successful to date. Two of them, Davey Sammons and JR Fulper, sit ninth and tenth respectively in the chase for the 2018 Modified championship.
In the Crate Modified division, the 2017 Mr. Crate Classic winner, Kyle Kania, leads Steve Hicks and Eric Palmer by sixteen markers heading into the extra distance contest. Ryan Simmons and John Aumick round out the top five in the standings. The Larry's Hot Rods & Harley's Northeast Wingless Sprint Cars, Street Stocks & 4-Cylinders will round out the racing docket on Throwback Night.
On Saturday, June 30, the pit gates open at 4:00 p.m. with the grandstand turnstiles unlocking at 5:00 p.m. Hot laps start at 6:00 p.m. and the first green flag waves at 7:00 p.m. Admission to the grandstand is $10 for adults, $10 for seniors 65 and older, $10 for teens 12-15, $10 for military personal and their spouses with ID, and Kids 11 & under are FREE. Pit admission is $30 with a New Egypt Speedway license and $40 with no license.
New Egypt Speedway is located on Route 539 just minutes from Six Flags Great Adventure and the New Jersey Turnpike. A racy 7/16-mile D-shaped dirt oval, New Egypt Speedway serves Garden State race fans with some of the best competition in the country. New Egypt’s state-of-the-art facilities feature daylight-quality lighting and excellent sightlines from any seat in the house. The grandstands are fully wheelchair accessible with wide, clear, and well-groomed walkways. Concession facilities serve up everything from Jersey Burgers to ice cream treats at family-friendly prices.
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