Friday June 07, 2013
DRENCHING RAIN CANCELS FAST AND FURIOUS FRIDAY RACING AT BRIDGEPORT SPEEDWAYBridgeport, NJ (June 7, 2013) – Drenching rain, including remnants of Tropical Storm Andrea, forced Bridgeport Speedway management to cancel the Fast and Furious Friday racing slated for June 7. The next event on the quarter mile takes place on Friday, June 14 with a big four-division card. S&D Racing will be sponsoring the 600cc Micro-Sprint feature with $500 on tap for the victor of the 20-lap main event. Black Flagged Racing will be offering cash bonuses and trophies to the top three finishers in the 20-lap feature for the 270cc Micro-Sprints. A 50-lap enduro contest for 8-Cylinder Cars on the inner oval has been added for this night. No entry fee is required for this special event and interested drivers should contact the Bridgeport Speedway office at 856-467-4407 to register for this race. The 4-Cylinder Enduro Cars will be in competition as well. Gates open at 5:00 p.m. and the first qualifying event starts at 7:15 p.m. Grandstand admission is $10 for fans 10 and older. All kids 9 and under are FREE. Admission to the pit area is $25 with a license and $30 without a license.
Bridgeport Speedway will be in action on Saturday, June 8 with Nostalgia Night. The Garden State Vintage Stock Car Club will have a display along with an exhibition event. The racing on this night will include the Big Block Modifieds, Crate/Sportsman, Outlaw Stock Cars, and Rookies. On Saturday, June 8, the gates to the pits open at 4:30 p.m. with the grandstand turnstiles unlocking at 5:30 p.m. The first qualifying event gets underway at 6:00 p.m. Grandstand admission is $15 for fans 16 and older and $10 for Students (10-15). All kids 9 and under are admitted at no charge. Pit admission is $30 for Bridgeport members and $35 for non-members.
On Wednesday, June 12, the mighty 410 Sprint Cars roar into Bridgeport Speedway for Night of Wings 2013. A 25 lap main event worth $7,000 to the winner is up for grabs. The “Take the Green” money for this very special race will be a cool $500. A $500 hard charger award is available as well. The top finishing 360 Sprinter will get an additional $1,000. Confirmed entrants for this race include Dave Blaney, Dale Blaney, Lance Dewease, Danny Lasoski, Brett Marks, Danny Holtgraver, JJ Grasso, Danny Dietrich, Curt Michael, Greg Hodnett, and Danny Sammons. Sponsors for the Night of Wings 2013 program include Rider Racing Engines, Wings Unlimited, Viper Venom Fuel, Jake’s Carts, Fast Tees and Lelands.com. To complete the show, the TSRS Sprint Cars will be on the card. On Wednesday, June 12, the gates to the pit area open at 4:00 p.m. with the grandstand turnstiles unlocking at 5:00 p.m. Hot laps start at 7:00 p.m. with action getting underway at 7:30 p.m. Night of Wings 2013 tickets for fans 16 and older will be $25 in advance or $30 on the day of the show. Admission for students (10-15) will be $15 and children 9 and under are free. Admission to the pit area is $35. A rain date of Thursday, June 13 has been established for this event.
Bridgeport Speedway provides a safe and secure family atmosphere, free parking, giveaways, and fan participation games. As a premier racing complex, Bridgeport Speedway is a banked 5/8th mile dirt oval, featuring a dirt 1/4 mile oval embedded in the center, and is located in Southern New Jersey -- just minutes from Pennsylvania and Delaware at exit 14 off of I-295.
Sat 6/8 - Nostalgia Night with Garden State Vintage Stock Cars
Big Block Modifieds (30L), Crate/Sportsman (20L), Outlaw Stock Cars (15L), D.A.’s Auto Body and Repair Rookie Series, + Garden State Vintage Stock Cars
4:30 p.m. - Pit gates open
5:30 p.m. - Grandstand gates open
7:00 p.m. - Racing starts
Wed 6/12 - Night of Wings 2013 with special appearance by Dave Blaney (Raindate is 6/13)
410 Sprint Cars (25L and $7,000 to win) & TSRS Sprint Cars (20L)
4:00 p.m. - Pit gates open
5:00 p.m. - Grandstand gates open
7:30 p.m. - Racing starts
Fri 6/14 - Fast and Furious Fridays - $500 to win 600cc Micro-Sprint feature courtesy of S&D Racing, Black Flagged Racing’s 270cc Micro-Sprint Bonus Night & 8-Cylinder Enduro on 1/4 Mile
600cc Micro-Sprints (20L), 270cc Micro-Sprints (20L), 4-Cylinder Enduro Cars (20L), & 8-Cylinder Enduro (50L)
5:00 p.m. - Gates open
7:15 p.m. - Racing starts