ABBOTTSTOWN, PA – Lincoln Speedway will host the 10th and final Fallen Firefighters Night in Memory of Brandon Little this Saturday, June 12. The night will feature the 410 sprint cars in a $5,000 to win 33-lap feature. The 33-lap main event is in honor of United Hook & Ladder #33 where Little was a volunteer. The 410 sprint cars will start the night with time trials and follow the PA Speedweek format.
In addition to the increased purse there will also be contingency prizes awarded throughout the night. Each heat winner in both the 410 and 358 sprint divisions will receive $100 thanks to the following sponsors, Trone’s Tag, Title & Notary, RLR Trucking, Dynatech, White Combs Produce, Elite Finish Auto Spa, Roto Grip Rick Mitchell and Jeff Barne’s Collision Center.
Credit Connection is sponsoring a $500 quick time award for the 410 sprints and Racer’s Used Parts Warehouse put up $200 for the hard charger in the 410 division.
[Full 410 Sprint Purse: 1. $5000; 2. $2000; 3. $1530; 4. $1150; 5. $1050; 6. $1000; 7. $850; 8. $775; 9. $750; 10. $733; 11. $623; 12. $613; 13. $603; 14. $593; 15. $583; 16. $573; 18. $563; 19. $543; 20-24. $533]
In total, 18 right rear tires will be given out with 10 going to 410 teams and 8 to 358 teams. The tires are thanks to Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Mamma’s Pizza Wellsville, Beer Hill Gang, Baps Paint, Freedom Off Road, JR Michalski Heating & Air Conditioning, Lincoln Speedway, Today We’re All Probies, Livingston Lawn Care and Jeff Barne’s Collision Center. The tires will be given out by pulling random finishing positions in victory lane.
To celebrate the final Fallen Firefighters Night in Memory of Brandon Little, the following drivers will have their cars wrapped in previous Fallen Firefighter designs, Chad Trout, Chase Dietz, Tim Wagaman, Jordan Givler, Alan Krimes, Scott Fisher, Dylan Norris, Billy Dietrich, Tyler Ross, Tim Glatfelter, Ashley Cappetta and Travis Scott. All of the wrapped cars will come out for a hot lap session together at the beginning of the night. A $250 bonus has been put up for the highest finishing wrapped car and Livingston Lawn Care will also be giving $250 to the second highest finisher with a wrap.
For the first time the Fallen Firefighters event will kick off on Friday night with a concert in the pits. Gates open at 5PM with the first band playing at 6PM. Admission for adults is $10 and children 12-17 are $5 with proceeds benefiting the National Fallen Firefighter Foundation. Please bring your own chair and no alcohol will be permitted at the concert on Friday night. Food vendors will be on hand and the following bands will be performing, Ignite the Fire, Redeemer 3, Latimore Sky and Corina Rose.
Make sure to arrive early to the track on Saturday to participate in the Livingston Lawn Care Party. Registration for the cornhole tournament opens at 10AM and the games start at 11AM. The tournament has a $1,000 payout. At 2PM the following sprint car teams and drivers will be on hand to take photos and sign autographs, from the 410 division: Trey Hivner, Bradley Howard, Chad Trout, Glenndon Forsythe, Dalton Dietrich, Billy Dietrich, Matt Campbell, Tim Wagaman, Scott Fisher, Tyler Ross, Aaron Bollinger, Jordan Givler and Dylan Norris and from the 358 sprints: Steve Owings, Ashley Cappetta, Hayden Miller, Zachary Cool, Travis Scott, and Zach Allman.
Food and beverage stands will be open from 2PM-5PM and DJ Bill Cappetta will be on hand with music. The party is free to attend.
Pit gates on Saturday open at 5PM and the grandstand gates open at 5:30PM. General admission for adults is $20, students from ages 11-17 are $10 and kids 11 and under are free. Pit passes are available for $30.
To get all the latest news, results, schedule changes and rule changes, visit Lincoln Speedway’s website at http://www.lincolnspeedway.com to stay up-to-date on all the action or pending weather conditions at Central Pennsylvania’s “Premier” Saturday night racetrack – The Fabulous Lincoln Speedway.