Monday, February 24, 2020

Red Robin to Sponsor 30th Annual Pennsylvania Sprint Car Speedweek

Ryan Smith in the Red Robin Gourmet Burgers sprint car opening day at Lincoln Speedway
Bill McIntyre photo
Abbottstown, PA (February 23, 2020) – Pennsylvania Sprint Speedweek is pleased to announce that Red Robin Gourmet Burgers has signed on as the presenting sponsor of the most anticipated week of racing in Central Pennsylvania.

“The PA Speed Week Association is pleased to welcome Red Robin as the presenting sponsor of the 2020 Pennsylvania Sprint Car Speed Week” said Alan Kreitzer a member of the association. “Red Robin is a great supporter of sprint car racing and this partnership will help to advance the growing popularity and prestige of the PA Speed Week series”.

“Lehigh Valley Restaurant Group – Red Robin looks forward to growing our partnership with sprint car racing by supporting the 30th Annual Pennsylvania Sprint Car Speedweek. We have been a locally owned and operated part of the central and eastern Pennsylvania communities for 27 years.  Race fans have supported Red Robin, and we look forward to bringing our two communities together during the most anticipated week in PA sprint car racing.  Whether it is memories of your favorite restaurant or the first time you saw the sights and sounds of sprint car racing, we all fondly remember those times with family and friends.    Follow us on Twitter and Facebook @RedRobinRacing.  Visit to place your online orders or to see our offers,” said Chris DeFrain, Chief Financial Officer at Lehigh Valley Restaurant Group.

Lehigh Valley Restaurant Group – Red Robin has 21 locations in the Lehigh Valley, Northeast, Southeast and Harrisburg regions. Since 1993, Red Robin has been providing memorable guest experiences and great food.

The 30th annual PA Sprint Speedweek kicks off on Friday, June 26th at Williams Grove Speedway for night one of nine consecutive nights of racing.

Friday, June 26 - Williams Grove Speedway

Saturday, June 27 - Lincoln Speedway

Sunday, June 28 - Selinsgrove Speedway

Monday, June 29 - Lincoln Speedway

Tuesday, June 30 - Grandview Speedway Inc.

Wednesday, July 1 - Port Royal Speedway

Thursday, July 2 - Hagerstown Speedway

Friday, July 3 - Williams Grove Speedway

Saturday, July 4 - Port Royal Speedway

Earlier this off-season it was announced that the crown jewel of PA Speedweek, the Mitch Smith Memorial at Williams Grove on July 3, is slated to pay $15,000 to win. On Saturday it was announced that Lincoln’s Kevin Gobrecht Memorial will pay $9,200 to win on June 27.

In the heart of the PA Posse’s home, Central PA’s marquee event, Pennsylvania Sprint Speedweek, has a storied history of being the most anticipated week of racing for 30 years. The coveted title has been won by some of the biggest names in sprint car racing including, Fred Rahmer, Greg Hodnett, Lance Dewease and defending and four-time champion Lucas Wolfe. Current NASCAR stars, Kyle Larson and Christopher Bell have Speedweek wins on their resume. It truly is one of the greatest spectacles in dirt track racing and a must attend event for any race fan.

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