MOMS TO BE HONORED AT WALL SPEEDWAY SATURDAY
WALL TOWNSHIP, N.J. ~ Mothers will be in the spotlight at Wall Stadium Speedway this Saturday (May 11) evening as moms who enter the grandstand area will be rewarded with a discount admission price of just $10 and a flowering plant courtesy of John Gasko and Son Farm and Greenhouses in Monroe while supplies last. All of the fans who attend the evening’s events will be rewarded with high-speed auto racing action from four racing divisions on the high-banked third mile paved oval. Stars Wars Night, which suffered a postponement from bad weather on May 4, will also be celebrated during the evening with a trivia game, free light sabers while supplies last and a character look alike contest.
Grandstand seating will open this Saturday at 5:00 p.m., qualifying is set for 5:45 p.m. and main event racing will follow at 7:00 p.m.
The Modified 40-lap main event on the night is important in the race for the season-long driving title. Two-time champ Steven Reed of Jackson, early season winner Eric Mauriello of Howell and top racers Andrew Krause of Holmdel, Toms River's Derek Hopkinson and Tyler Truex of Mayetta are expected to be in the field.
Also on the card will be 25-lappers for the Mike's Performance Center Limited Late Models, the Surfside Collision 4 Cylinder Stocks and the O’Shea’s Auto Repair Factory Stocks.
Pit gates will open at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday; with practice starting at 3:00 p.m. Grandstands will open at 5:00 p.m., qualifying is then set for 5:45 p.m. with main events for all divisions to follow at 7:00 p.m.
Next up on Saturday night, May 18, the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour will invade the famous paved oval for a 150 lap championship event. Tickets and pit area passes are available now online. Tickets will also be available starting at 1:00 p.m. on the day of the event. On race day gates will open at 2:00 p.m. Practice will start at 2:15 p.m., with qualifying set at 5:45 p.m. and features starting at 7:00 p.m. The 150 lap Tour Modified main event and 25-lappers for the Sportsman cars, Factory Stocks and 4-Cylinder Stocks are on the May 18 agenda.
Wall Stadium presents professional motorsports events on Saturdays and Sundays through early October with special post-season races in October and November. The speedway is located on Route 34 in Wall Township, N.J., just one mile north of Garden State Parkway exit 98 and Interstate 195 exit 35B. The speedway hotline number is 732-681-6400, while CKMotorsports@aol.com is the track’s email address. More information is also available at wallspeedwayracing.com.