Mr. Sportsman Classic Headlines July 28th Program at New Egypt

NEW EGYPT, NJ – The Hammer Sportsman are set to headline the July 28th racing program at New Egypt Speedway as they will be competing in the second annual Mr. Sportsman Classic. The extra distance 30-lap affair will reward the victor with a $750 check. Bob Lineman Jr., the winner of last year’s Mr. Sportsman Classic, will be back to defend his title. Billy Osmun, the 2017 Hammer Sportsman champion and current point leader, Cale Ross, Art Liedl, David Burns, Pat Wall, Marty Resnick, Shaun Ratchford, Will Dupree, Jimmy Amato and others are slated to be on hand to challenge Lineman.

Also, the second annual Mr. Street Stock Classic is on tap for this night. This 35-lap race will feature last year’s winner, Bill Liedtka, along with others including current point leader Jon Meyer. The Larry’s Hot Rods & Harley’s Northeast Wingless Sprint Cars, Crate Modifieds & 4-Cylinders will be in action as well.

On Saturday, July 28, the pit gates open at 4:00 p.m. with the grandstand turnstiles unlocking at 5:00 p.m. Hot laps start at 6:00 p.m. and the first green flag waves at 7:00 p.m. Admission to the grandstand is $10 for adults, $10 for seniors 65 and older, $10 for teens 12-15, $10 for military personal and their spouses with ID, and Kids 11 & under are FREE. Pit admission is $30 with a New Egypt Speedway license and $40 with no license.
New Egypt Speedway is located on Route 539 just minutes from Six Flags Great Adventure and the New Jersey Turnpike. A racy 7/16-mile D-shaped dirt oval, New Egypt Speedway serves Garden State race fans with some of the best competition in the country. New Egypt’s state-of-the-art facilities feature daylight-quality lighting and excellent sightlines from any seat in the house. The grandstands are fully wheelchair accessible with wide, clear, and well-groomed walkways. Concession facilities serve up everything from Jersey Burgers to ice cream treats at family-friendly prices.

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