VP Racing Fuels Returns as the Official Fuel of Weedsport Speedway

WEEDSPORT, NY – VP Racing Fuels, the world leader in race fuel technology, will return as the official fuel of Weedsport Speedway in 2017.

With a total of nine action packed events on the ’17 calendar, Weedsport Speedway is proud to welcome the Craftsman World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series, the Super DIRTcar Series Big Block Modifieds, and the DIRTcar Sportsman to its opening events on Sunday, May 21 and Monday, May 22 with all three officially competing under the VP Racing Fuels banner.

“All of us at Weedsport Speedway are excited to have VP Racing Fuels back on board for 2017,” said Weedsport Speedway promoter, Jimmy Phelps. “Whether I’m promoting races featuring VP Racing Fuels or racing myself with

VP Racing Fuels behind the seat, I can always rely on VP for superior performance and unmatched technical support. We appreciate the support that VP Racing fuels provide Weedsport Speedway and short track racing.”

VP Racing Fuels is now recognized as the world leader in race fuel technology, with a catalog of more than 70 fuel blends and a growing roster of VP-fueled championships across the entire spectrum of motorsports.


VP’s reputation for product quality, along with superior service and technical support, has helped secure 60+ series and sanctioning bodies under its banner.

VP supplies much more than just “race gas,” with performance fuels of all types including racing gasoline, racing methanol, nitromethane, small engine fuels, hobby fuels, storage fuels and essentially any application requiring custom formulation for specific performance characteristics.

For more information visit VP Racing Fuels online at www.vpracingfuels.com.

VP Racing Fuels will play a key role in Weedsport Speedway’s first major events of the season with the ‘Empire State Challenge’ on Sunday, May 21 featuring the Craftsman World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series and the Sportsman Shootout Series, as well ‘Big Monday’ on Monday, May 22 featuring the Super DIRTcar Series Big Block Modifieds with the Sportsman Shootout Series yet again.

Racing will take the green flag each night at 7 p.m. with tickets currently on sale at www.weedsportspeedway.com through the ShowClix application on the right hand side of the homepage.

Those interested in marketing opportunities or VIP hospitality suites for the 2017 season are encouraged to reach out to Tana Robinson at (315) 834-3067 or tana@weedsportspeedway.com.

For a full 2017 schedule and Weedsport Speedway information be sure to visit online at www.weedsportspeedway.com. Fans can also FOLLOW on Twitter @WeedsportSpdwy and LIKE on Facebook at www.facebook.com/weedsportspeedway.

About Weedsport Speedway: Purchased in 2013 by Al Heinke, Weedsport Speedway has returned to a real racers track, providing a complete venue for racers, their families and friends, and for the fans looking for motorsports entertainment. Officially opened for the first time on July 24, 1955 – the Weedsport Speedway 3/8 mile dirt oval has produced a legendary list of drivers and champions including Will Cagle, Danny Johnson, Bob McCreadie, Alan Johnson, Jack Johnson, and Dave Lape to name a few. Today the facility welcomes the best of the best in dirt short track racing from the Craftsman World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series to the Super DIRTcar Series Big Block Modifieds along with the DIRTcar 358-Modifieds, Sportsman, Pro Stocks, and more. While racing entertainment is the focal point, Weedsport Speedway has gone the extra mile in welcoming Weedsport Productions, which brings the facility full circle with a dedicated digital entertainment team for web, television, and on site screen usage.