Mother Nature Forces Sixth New Egypt Speedway Cancellation Of Season

New Egypt, NJ – For the sixth time in eight events thus far in 2017, Mother Nature has forced New Egypt Speedway management to cancel Saturday night racing.

Next week on Saturday night May 20th will kick off May Modified Madness with the Round of 24 when the 358 Modifieds are in action along with the Crate Modifieds, Street Stocks and Lyons Construction/Metal Fab Rookie Sportsman.

Pit gates unlock at 3:00 p.m. with spectator turnstiles opening at 4:00 p.m. Hot laps get underway at 5:00 p.m. and the racing starts at 6:00 p.m. Admission to the grandstand is $20 for adults, $18 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.

Sunday May 21st will be the first Mud Hop/Demolition Derby planned for 2017. Pit Gates will open at 10AM for Tech Inspection and early entries. Grandstands will open at 12PM with the first on track activity planned for 1PM. Pit Admission is $25 and Grandstand admission will be $15.

Any questions can be directed at Jadie at 609-618-1933 or Dave at 856-873-7528 or visit their website at

Then on Tuesday night May 23rd “The Greatest Show on Dirt” the World of Outlaw Craftsman Sprint Car Series invades New Egypt Speedway for their only Garden State Appearance of 2017. Pit Gates will open at 2PM on the 23rd, Tickets and Will Call open at 3:30PM, Grandstands at 4PM, Hot Laps will begin at 6:30 with Opening Ceremonies beginning at 7:30PM. A Wednesday night May 24th rain date has been added in case there is inclement weather. General Admission tickets are $30, reserved tickets are $35, teens 12-15 are $15, and children 11 and under are free. Pit admission is $40. Tickets are available now by visiting

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 – nesoffice@comcast.net609.758.1900

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