Selinsgrove Speedway Presents Special Fourth of July Firecracker Races

SELINSGROVE, PA – Selinsgrove Speedway will present a rare mid-week show at 7:30 p.m. this Thursday, July 4, featuring twin 30-lap Firecracker races paying $3,000-to-win each for the 360 sprint cars and super late models.

Pro stocks and roadrunners will round out the Independence Day holiday racing program sponsored by Jeff’s Auto Body & Recycling Center in Paxinos. Track gates will open at 5 p.m.

The United Racing Club (URC) will sanction the sprint car portion of the program. Drivers in all four divisions will draw for starting positions for their heat races with a redraw for the top spots in each of the respective main events.

The super late model race will be a Grit House Route 35 Super Late Model Challenge Series points event. Main events for the pro stocks and roadrunners will be 15 and 12 laps, respectively.

There will be no racing at the track Saturday, July 6.

The speedway will swing back into action at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 13, with the 19th Annual Mach 1 Chassis National Open for 360 sprint cars paying $5,000 to win plus super late models, and pro stocks.

Selinsgrove Raceway Park will host the annual Middleswarth Potato Chips Firecracker Special for go karts at 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 5. All classes are slated to compete in money races. Track gates will open at 5:30 p.m.

For a complete schedule, the latest news, results, and race status, visit or follow us on Twitter and Facebook. The track office can be reached at 570.374.2266.

EVENT: Firecracker 30s for 360 Sprint Cars & Super Late Models Plus Pro Stocks & Roadrunners Sponsored by Jeff’s Auto Body & Recycling Center Pit & Grandstand Gates Open: 5PM Race Time: 7:30PM

Purse for 360 Sprint Car & Super Late Model Firecracker 30s: 1) $3,000 2) $1,200 3) $1,000 4) $700 5) $600 6) $500 7) $450 8) $430 9) $420 10) $400 11) $350 12) $330 13) $320 14) $300 15) $285 16-24) $275 Admission for Thursday, July 4, 2019: Adults $20; Students (12-17) $10; Kids 11 & Under FREE; Pit Passes $30