Selinsgrove Speedway Opener Wheel Doubleheader Plus Late Models this Saturday

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SELINSGROVE, PA – Selinsgrove Speedway returns to racing action this Saturday, May 12, with an open wheel doubleheader featuring 360 sprint cars and PASS 305 sprint cars plus super late models and pro stocks sponsored by PEPSI.

Pit gates will open at 4 p.m. with grandstand gates at 5 p.m. Qualifying is slated for 7 p.m.

PEPSI will be giving away 30 cases of soda to lucky fans as part of this weekend’s promotional night. PEPSI has been the “Official Drink of the Superspeedway of Dirt Track Racing” for more than 35 years.

The 360 sprint cars are scheduled to compete in their fourth 25-lap main event of the season paying $2,000 to win. Blane Heimbach of Selinsgrove won the Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series inaugural event last weekend, while Jason Shultz of Carlisle was victorious on April 28 and defending champion Davie Franek of Wantage, N.J., scored the opening day win April 14.

The 305 sprint cars will make their first of three appearances at the track this season in a 20-lap feature.

The super late models return for their second appearance this year in a 25-lap main event paying $2,000 to win. Bryan Bernheisel of Lebanon won the late model season opener April 28. The pro stocks will compete in a pair of 15-lap features, one of them being a makeup event from May 5.

The speedway will welcome students from area Vo Tech schools.

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