MODIFIED TWIN 40-LAPPERS HEADLINE AT WALL STADIUM THIS SATURDAY (SEPT. 2)
WALL TOWNSHIP, N.J. ~ The Freehold Ford Modified stock cars will take center stage at Wall Stadium this Saturday night (Sept. 2) as they compete in “Twin 40” lap main events to celebrate the Labor Day weekend. Also seeing action will be the O’Shea’s Auto Repair Factory Stocks, the Elite Maintenance Limited Late Models, the Surfside Collision 4 Cylinder Stocks and the Green Flag Driving Experience Legend Cars all in 25-lap main events. Grandstand seating will open at 5:00 p.m. and qualifying is set for 5:45 p.m. The evening’s main event action will follow around 7:00 p.m.
On the famous third mile high-banked paved oval defending champion Steven Reed of Jackson will lead the way with expected competition coming from recent “Garden State Classic” and “Woody's 105” winner Jimmy Blewett of Howell, Andrew Krause of Holmdel, Manchester’s Shanon Mongeau, Derek Hopkinson of Toms River and Blake Barney of Jackson, just to name a few. With the 2017 regular season title chase entering the final stretch these twin races take on added importance.
In the grandstand midway the theme for the night of action will be a Labor Day BBQ featuring BBQ food offered at the refreshment stands and country music on the public address system. All active military members and veterans will be admitted free when they present proper identification as a thank you from the speedway.
Saturday’s schedule will see the competitor pit area open at 1:00 p.m. Regular practice will start at 3:00 p.m., while spectator seating will open at 5:00 p.m. Qualifying for the night’s program starts at 5:45 p.m. and main events will follow at 7:00 p.m.
Wall Stadium presents professional motorsports events on Saturdays and Sundays through the end of September. Special events are also featured in the fall including the “Spooky Spectacular” in October and the season ending Turkey Derby on Friday, Saturday and Sunday of Thanksgiving weekend. The speedway is located on Route 34 in Wall Township, N.J., just one mile north of Garden State Parkway exit 98 and Interstate 195 exit 35B. The speedway hotline number is 732-681-6400, while CKMotorsports@aol.com is the track’s email address. More information is available at www.wallspeedwayracing.com