$10,000 to Win Hodnett Cup Attracting Stellar Field for PA Speedweek Event at Grandview

2020 PA Speedweek - Grandview Speedway - Sammy Swindell, Kyle Larson

BECHTELSVILLE, PA – The NAPA Auto Parts Thunder on the Hill Racing Series gears up for the Red Robin Pennsylvania 410 Sprint Speed Week event set for Tuesday night, June 29 at the Grandview Speedway. Expected entries include Kyle Larson, Christopher Bell, Rico Abreu, Freddie Rahmer, Danny Dietrich, Lance Dewease, Brent Marks, Anthony Macri and Lucas Wolfe just to name a few. This star filled roster will chase the $10,000 to win 35 lap Hodnett Cup. Joining the 410 sprints in his high-charged event will be the 358 Modifieds, also competing in qualifying leading up to a 30 lap $3,000 to win feature. Gates open at 5 PM with race time set for 7:30 PM.

The 358 Modifieds, the weekly division at the Grandview Speedway unite the two premier divisions in one spectacular racing program.. Likely modified entries include Brett Kressley, Craig VonDohren, Jared Umbenhauer, Jeff Strunk, Duane Howard, Danny Bouc, Rick Laubach, Doug Manmiller, Kyle Weiss and Billy Pauch Jr.

Greg Hodnett, a six time Thunder Champion and nine time Thunder on the Hill feature winner is being remembered after losing his life in a racing accident in 2018 at another speedway. The Hodnett Cup, a perpetual trophy was fabricated from one of Greg’s many trophies, a base was added where names of future event winners will be engraved. As a perpetual trophy, it will be available on race day for Victory Lane celebration, the winner’s name will be added along with the event date, and the trophy will be on display year-round at the Eastern Museum of Motor Racing at the Latimore Valley Fairgrounds. Aaron Reutzel was first to win the Hodnett Cup in 2019 and last year, it was Kyle Larson who took the victory in the 2020 Thunder on the Hill Speed Week event at Grandview Speedway.

Advance tickets are available by calling 443 513 4456. Please speak clearly and provide your first and last name and the number of tickets you need. Tickets may be paid for and picked up at the WILL CALL window on race night. Advance ticket holders may enter the grandstands at 4:30 PM. Advance tickets orders can be processed up to the day before the race.

We ask that you bring exact change when purchasing your advance tickets, general admission tickets and Pit Passes. Adult admission tickets are $30, children 6 to 11 are $10 and children 5 and under will be admitted free. The Pit fee is $40 and a license is not required.




Background on the Hodnett Cup: Greg Hodnett, a six time Thunder Champion and nine time Thunder on the Hill feature winner is being remembered after losing his life in a racing accident in 2018 at another speedway. The Hodnett Cup, a perpetual trophy was fabricated from one of Greg’s many trophies, a base was added where names of future event winners will be engraved. As a perpetual trophy, it will be available on race day for Victory Lane celebration, the winner’s name will be added along with the event date, and the trophy will be on display year-round at the Eastern Museum of Motor Racing at the Latimore Valley Fairgrounds. Aaron Reutzel was first to win the Hodnett Cup in 2019 and last year, it was Kyle Larson who took the victory in the 2020 Thunder on the Hill Speed Week event at Grandview Speedway.

2021 Thunder on the Hill Race Dates

Tuesday, June 29 PA 410 Sprint Speed Week $10,000-to-Win Hodnett Cup & 358 Modifieds* 7:30 PM

Tuesday, August 3 USAC National Midgets Ken Brenn Masters & 358* Modifieds 7:30 PM

Thursday, August 26 Tony Stewart’s All Star Circuit of Champions 410 Sprints & 358 Modifieds* 7:30 PM

Saturday, October 16 MODS at the MADHOUSE Big Block/358 Modified Triple Roaring 20’s & Sportsman 6 PM

Grandview Speedway Contact Information

GPS USERS: 43 Passmore Road, Bechtelsville, PA 19505

Located less than a mile off Route 100, 10 miles north of Pottstown, PA

Speedway Phone: 610-754-7688

Thunder on the Hill Racing Series Phone: 443-513-4456

Series Website: http://www.thunderonthehillracingseries.com

Track Website: http://www.grandviewspeedway.com

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