ESS Sprint Car Legends Reunion Next at Weedsport Speedway on August 13

WEEDSPORT, NY – The legends of the ESS Sprint Car tour will join together at Weedsport Speedway on Sunday, August 13 for the WACK 1420am ESS Legends Reunion fueled by Pit Stop Convenience Stores.

A great night of racing will follow the ESS Sprint Car Hall of Fame induction ceremony as the ESS Sprint Cars and Beyea Custom Headers Sportsman Shootout Series will take on The Port, with racing action set to begin at 7 p.m.

ESS super stars Jason Barney, Coleman Gulick, Paul Kinney, Matt Billings, Paulie Colagiovanni, Shawn Donath, and more are all expected as well Chuck and Kelly Hebing and local sprint and modified ace, Larry Wight.

While the ESS tour was at Weedsport on June 25 for the $5,000 to win Ultimate Wingless Shootout, August 13 will be the first ESS show of the season at Weedsport with full on wings.

The Beyea Custom Headers Sportsman Shootout Series will be led by veterans and Weedsport point leaders Dave Marcuccilli, Kevin Ridley, Tyler Trump, Taylor Caprara, and Kevin Root.

Pit gates will open at 4 p.m. on August 13 with grandstand gates opening at 5 p.m.  Qualifying will hit the Speedway at 6:40 p.m. with opening ceremonies set for 7 p.m.

General admission seating is available on August 13 for only $15.  Students 11-17 will be admitted for $5 with kids 10 and under FREE.

Purchase tickets today at or by calling (315) 834-3067.

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About Weedsport Speedway: Purchased in 2013 by Al Heinke, Weedsport Speedway has returned to a real racers track, providing a complete venue for racers, their families and friends, and for the fans looking for motorsports entertainment.  Officially opened for the first time on July 24, 1955 – the Weedsport Speedway 3/8 mile dirt oval has produced a legendary list of drivers and champions including Will Cagle, Danny Johnson, Bob McCreadie, Alan Johnson, Jack Johnson, and Dave Lape to name a few.  Today the facility welcomes the best of the best in dirt short track racing from the Craftsman World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series to the Super DIRTcar Series Big Block Modifieds along with the DIRTcar 358-Modifieds, Sportsman, Pro Stocks, and more.  While racing entertainment is the focal point, Weedsport Speedway has gone the extra mile in welcoming Weedsport Productions, which brings the facility full circle with a dedicated digital entertainment team for web, television, and on site screen usage.