Friday, June 19, 2020
30th Annual Pennsylvania Sprint Car Speedweek presented by Red Robin Confirmed; Includes Increased Point Fund
Abbottstown, PA (June 18, 2020) – Pennsylvania Sprint Speedweek presented by Red Robin is pleased to announce that all nine races for the 30th annual event have been confirmed. The marquee event is highlighted by the $15,000 to win Mitch Smith Memorial at Williams Grove Speedway on Friday, July 3. The week also includes two $10,000 to win races, one $9,200 to win race, two $7,000 races and three races with $5,000 on the line.
The 30th Anniversary of the event has an increased point fund and includes an added incentive for drivers to compete in all nine races. The point fund will pay out a total of $17,500; 1. $5,000 2. $3,000 3. $2,000 4. $1,500 5. $1,200 including $1,000 for next 5 highest point finishers who compete in all events. The driver handout can be found on the Speedweek website, www.paspeedweeks.com, and includes information on all nine races.
“With the addition of Red Robin as the presenting sponsor of the 2020 Pennsylvania Sprint Car Speed Week we’re excited to add this incentive for the drivers that compete in all nine shows” 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”.
The 2020 Pennsylvania Sprint Speedweek is presented by 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 ($7,000)
Saturday, June 27 - Lincoln Speedway ($9,200)
Sunday, June 28 - Selinsgrove Speedway ($5,000)
Monday, June 29 - Lincoln Speedway ($7,000)
Tuesday, June 30 - Grandview Speedway Inc. ($10,000)
Wednesday, July 1 - Port Royal Speedway ($7,000)
Thursday, July 2 - Hagerstown Speedway ($5,000)
Friday, July 3 - Williams Grove Speedway ($15,000)
Saturday, July 4 - Port Royal Speedway ($10,000)
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.