Story By: RON SZCZERBA / FONDA SPEEDWAY – FONDA, NY – On Saturday, July 17 Bob Hilbert Sportswear and J & J Pristine Detailing will present Fan Appreciation Night with $5 grandstand admission and a pre-race Meet & Greet for the fans at the “Track of Champions” Fonda Speedway.
All regular divisions will be in action including the Sunoco Modifieds, the Swagger Factory Apparel Crate 602 Sportsman, the Algonkin Motel Pro Stock feature will be event #5 in the American Racer Tire/Lias Tire Super Six Series paying $1,000 to win, the Montgomery County Office for Aging Inc. Limited Sportsman, and the Fonda Fair Four Cylinders.
Racing will get the green flag to start the special “Fan Appreciation Night” racing program at 7:00 p.m. as the “Track of Champions” celebrates you, the loyal fans of the Fonda Speedway.
The previous four events of the American Racer Tire/Lias Tire Super Six Series held so far at Fonda in 2021 have been won by two drivers, Nick Stone and Luke Horning who have two wins apiece in the series.
There have been several first-time winners in all divisions at the “Track of Champions” in 2021 including last weeks winner in the Sunoco Modified division Jessica Friesen. Jack Lehner is the other first-time winner in the Sonoco Modified division this season.
There are three drivers in the Swagger Factory Apparel Crate 602 Sportsman division who are first time winners this season including Jason Greco, Jason Reome, and Tucker O’Connor while Beau Ballard and Devon Camenga were first time winners in the Algonkin Motel Pro Stock class.
Luke Horning has a career total of twenty-four wins in the Algonkin Motel Pro Stock class but his win in the Hondo Classic last Saturday was the first of his career in that prestigious event!
Jeremy Tyrrell, Carter Gibbons, Kyle Dingman, Taylor LaPlante, and Clayton DuMond are all first-time winners this season in the Montgomery County Office for Aging Inc. Limited Sportsman division while Tyler White and Slappy White both are first time winners in the Fonda Fair Four Cylinders.
Bob Hilbert Sportswear and J & J Pristine Detailing event information for Saturday, July 17
$5.00 Grandstand Admission – Fan Appreciation Night
Bug Country Live Remote – 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Meet & Greet on Track After Hot Laps
Swagger Factory Apparel Crate 602 Sportsman
Algonkin Motel Pro Stock
Montgomery County Office for Aging Inc. Limited Sportsman
Fonda Fair Four Cylinders
Gates Open: 4:00 p.m.
Hot Laps: 5:45 p.m. (Meet & Greet to follow)
Racing: 7 p.m.
Grandstand Admission: $5 – Kids 11 and under FREE
Drive-In: $30 (includes up to four passes)
Pit Admission: $30 (Fonda Speedway Members) or $35 (Non-Members)