Third Annual Salute to Our Veterans 40 on Tap for this Saturday June 1st at New Egypt Speedway

NEW EGYPT, NJ – The 3rd Annual Salute To Our Veterans 40 will be held this coming Saturday June 1st at New Egypt Speedway. The Vahlco Wheels Modifieds will do battle in a 40-lap main event paying $3,000 to win at $300 to start, all in honor of our nation’s military. Each of the 40 laps in this Saturday night’s Modified feature will be in honor of a military member that will be in attendance this weekend. All military w/ID will receive free general admission this Saturday night.

Billy Pauch Jr. (455 points) heads into this Saturday night as the point leader with second place Danny Bouc (419) within striking distance if Pauch were to have a bad night. Young guns Brandon Grosso (381), Mike Butler (370) and Ryan Krachun (371) round out the Top-5 in Vahlco Wheels Modified point standings.

The Larry’s Hot Rods & Harley’s Northeast Wingless Sprint Cars, Crate Modifieds, Mike’s Performance Center 4-Cylinders and the Lyons Construction/Metal Fab Rookie Sportsman will all be in action as well!

New Egypt Speedway will move to its summer hours starting this weekend with pit gates opening at 4pm, Grandstands at 5pm, with Hot Laps beginning at 6pm and racing staring at 7pm!

Adult (16+) admission is $22, Seniors (65+) are $20, Teens (12-15) are $12 with ALL MILITARY with ID and Kids 11 & under are FREE!

New Egypt Speedway, which is New Jersey’s premier dirt racing facility, 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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