Driver and Fan Appreciation Night Slated for Saturday, July 15 at Selinsgrove

SELINSGROVE, PA – The ninth annual Jeff’s Auto Body & Recycling Center Driver & Fan Appreciation Night Saturday, July 15, at Selinsgrove Speedway will offer plenty of giveaways for race fans, FREE child and student general admission for ages 17 and younger, plus bonus money for the top three finishers in the 360 sprint car, late model, pro stock, and roadrunner feature events. Race time is 7:30 p.m.

Jeff and Kathy Kurtz, owners of Jeff’s Auto Body & Recycling Center in Paxinos, announced the 25-lap 360 sprint car and late model features will each pay $2,500 to win.

For the 360 sprint cars, $200 and $100 bonuses have been posted for second and third, respectively. For the late models, $500 and $200 bonuses have been announced for second and third.

The 15-lap pro stock feature will pay $600 to win, while the winner of the 12-lap roadrunner feature will earn $300, courtesy of the bonus money posted by the Kurtz’s.

Second and third-place finishers in the pro stocks will earn $100 and $50 bonuses, while the roadrunner second and third-place finishers will pick up $50 and $25 bonuses.




Ticket stubs will be used to give away 10 $100 cash prizes to fans in the stands courtesy of Jeff’s Auto Body & Recycling Center. Event organizers will also hold a Chinese auction to distribute prizes for kids inside the main gate.

A driver autograph session will take place behind the speedway’s covered grandstand beginning at 5:30 p.m. Drivers in all divisions are invited to participate in the autograph session.

Jeff’s Auto Body & Recycling Center, located at 5446 Snydertown Road, has been serving the Susquehanna Valley with comprehensive auto body, collision, and repair services since 1978. There’s also a recycling center at the facility where scrap metals can be disposed.

Selinsgrove Raceway Park will present a go kart racing program at 7 p.m. Friday, July 14, including the twice-rescheduled pro series race for adult cage animal. Gates will open at 5:30 p.m.

For the latest news, results, and race status, visit selinsgrovespeedway.com or follow us on Twitter and Facebook. The speedway office can also be reached at 570.374.2266.