New Egypt Speedway

Thunderstorms Force New Egypt Speedway Cancellation


New Egypt, NJ – New Egypt Speedway has been forced to postpone its Graduation Night to Saturday June 24th due to a thunderstorm that passed through at 3PM.

“It didn’t rain a drop here all day until this thunderstorm came through”, said New Egypt Speedway’s Joey Liquori.

Next Saturday night will be Graduation Night for our Lyons Construction/Metal Fab Rookie Sportsman as our first champion of 2017 will be crowned.

Also, Saturday night will be the 1st Annual Mr. Crate Classic at New Egypt Speedway. The Crate Modifieds will be in the limelight as they compete in a 30-Lap feature event to see who will be crowned Mr. Crate Modified for 2017. The Hammer Sportsman, Northeast Wingless Sprint Cars and the Street Stocks will also be on the docket. Gates open at 4PM, with Hot Laps beginning at 6PM and Racing starting at 7PM.

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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For Immediate Release

Media Contact: Pete MacDonald – 609-758-1900 –

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