Empire Super Sprints Return for 2021 Edition of King of the Hill

RANSOMVILLE, NY – The Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprints (ESS) will make their triumphant return to the Ransomville Speedway on Friday, September 17 as Bailey Brothers Landscaping presents the King of the Hill to wrap up the 2021 season.

The last time that the ESS competed at the Big R, 2021 Series champion Jason Barney was victorious back in 2009. Mike VanDusen won the inaugural visit in 1988 and repeated in 1989. John Birosh and Tom Tabor each won three ESS events, with Lance Younge and Craig Keel winning on two occasions each. Phil Mott, George Suprick III, Rob Dietrick, and Steve Dow each have one Ransomville victory in ESS competition. The race for the ESS will be paying $2,000 to win and will be 25-laps in distance.

The KiPo Chevrolet Street Stocks will be racing alongside the Hobby Stocks/Pure Stocks from Land of Legends Raceway, Outlaw Speedway, Freedom Motorsports Park, and the Woodhull Raceway as the rules have been opened to allow those cars to compete at the “Big R”. The race will be 30 laps in distance and will be paying $500 to win, $300 for second place and $200 for third.

King of the Hill night will also feature the season championship event for the Sunflowers of Sanborn Mini Stocks along with the Investor’s Service Sportsman/Kevin’s Carpet Cleaning Novice Sportsman Shootout. Pit gates will open at 5 pm with grandstands opening at 6 pm and racing will get underway at 7:15 pm. For those who cannot attend, the entire racing program will be streamed live on www.dirttrackdigest.tv

General admission for the final race of the season will be $20 for adults, students, and seniors $18, and kids 11 and under are FREE. Pit admission is $30 for members and $35 for non-members. Suites are also available for the night. Those wishing to have a VIP experience are encouraged to call (716) 791-3602 as soon as possible.




The racing program will be presented by Bailey Brothers Landscaping. Established in 2005, Bailey Brothers Landscaping serves the Niagara Region with unsurpassed quality and service. Bailey Brothers Landscaping is committed to using the highest quality plant material and supplies with the latest equipment and technology to provide their customers the best service while keeping your budget in mind. The crew at Bailey Brothers Inc is proud to offer our customers Landscape Design, Landscape Installation, Lawn Installation, Lawn Maintenance, Hardscape, and Snow Removal services. For more information about Bailey Brothers Inc, log online to www.baileybrothersinc.com or call (716) 998-7299.

About Ransomville Speedway: Ransomville Speedway is located on Braley Road in the hamlet of Ransomville, just 20 minutes from Niagara Falls and Lockport. “The Big R” is a 3/8th-mile DIRTcar sanctioned facility that is the Home of the Summer Nationals. Ransomville also features a 1/16th -mile Go-Kart track for action on the “Little R” on Thursday nights! For more information, please visit us on the World Wide Web at www.ransomvillespeedway.com as well as follow us on Twitter @Ransomville and like us on Facebook. You can also contact the speedway by phone by calling (716) 791-3602 or (716) 791-3611.