CHAMPIONS TO BE CROWNED THIS SATURDAY NIGHT (OCT. 10) AT WALL STADIUM
WALL TOWNSHIP, N.J. ~ Six driving championship battles in Wall Stadium Speedway's race car divisions will be decided in double point main events this Saturday evening. The Modifieds will compete in a 40-lap feature race, while 25-lap main events for the Sportsman racers, Limited Late Models, Factory Stocks, Legend Cars and the 4 Cylinder Stock are also on the “Champion's Night” card.
Grandstand seating will open this Saturday (Oct. 10) at 4:00 p.m. Qualifying is set for 5:00 p.m. and main event racing will follow at 6:30 p.m.
The regular season's final Modified 40-lap main event is important with double points offered for the 2020 driving crown. Current point leader Andrew Krause of Holmdel and three-time champ Steven Reed of Jackson will lead the chase with Ron Frees of Lanoka Harbor, Derek Hopkinson of Toms River and Howell's Kevin Davison all vying to top championship spots.
In the Sportsman division Manahawkin's Jake Nelke, Jackson's Jarret DiGiantomasso and Neil Rutt III of Edison are among the title contenders, while Beachwood's Elliot Wohl, Mike Montano of Freeport, N.Y. and Bryan O'Shea of Neptune City are at the top of the Factory Stock standings.
Ryan Maher of Neptune City, Burlington's Alonzo Morales and Sal Liguori of Hazlet are the top racers in the 4 Cylinder Stocks, while Peter Bruno of Little Silver and Bryan Gardella of Brick wrestle for the Legend Cars crown. In the Limited Late Models, Hazlet's Chris Silvestri is looking for his second straight title.
Pit gates will open at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday; with practice starting at 2:30 p.m. Grandstands will open at 4:00 p.m. and qualifying is then set for 5:00 p.m. with main events for all divisions to follow at 6:30 p.m.
The northeast outdoor racing season will then be completed on Friday, Saturday and Sunday of Thanksgiving weekend with the annual running of the “Turkey Derby.”
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.