Mahoning Valley Speedway
Friday, August 3, 2012
Full Slate Saturday Night at Mahoning Valley Speedway
by Dino Oberto
LEHIGHTON, Pa. -- Stock car racing will be in abundance this Saturday night, August 4 at Mahoning Valley Speedway as five track divisions will be in action and will be joined by the Micro Stocks.
It is also Checkered Flag Fan Club Night. Representatives from the time-honored organization which benefits an injured driverís fund will be on hand to renew memberships and sign up new ones.
Regular heat and feature events will take place for the Modifieds, Late Models, Street Stocks, Dirt Mods and 4-Cylinder Stocks. There will also be a make-up Street Stock feature from July 7.
The Micro Stock Racing Series will be joined by the car from the World Formula Tour.
There will also be Kids Big Wheel races at intermission.
Gates open at 4:00 p.m. with racing set for 6:00 p.m.
In two weeks, Saturday August 11, it is the return of the Modified Triple 25s. Three 25-lap Modified features paying $1000 to win each. All regular track classes are also on track.
Additional news can be found on the trackís website at www.mahoningvalley-speedway.com You can also follow track happenings on FACEBOOK.
Mahoning Valley Speedway is located on PA route 443, two miles west of Lehighton. Race day call 570-386-4900 for latest info on events, starting times and weather.