Grandview and Big Diamond Engine Rule Change

BECHTELSVILLE, PA JANUARY 26, 2000 . . . Officials at both Big Diamond Raceway (Minersville) and Grandview Speedway (Bechtelsville), both NASCAR sanctioned clay short tracks, have announced a change in a rule pertaining to the 9:1 modified ...

BECHTELSVILLE, PA JANUARY 26, 2000 . . . Officials at both Big Diamond Raceway (Minersville) and Grandview Speedway (Bechtelsville), both NASCAR sanctioned clay short tracks, have announced a change in a rule pertaining to the 9:1 modified engines. Any brand STEEL connecting rod can be used. There is no change in the length and/or material used. Chevrolet 5.7, Ford 6.0 and Chrysler 6.125. There are no other changes pertaining to modified engines this season. Any questions relating to engines and other technical areas, please contact C.W.Haas at 610.208.9622 (Pager). Grandview Speedway, a one third mile clay banked oval, will open on Saturday, March 25, 12 noon, for a five hour free-to-the-public practice session. All competitors in all classes of competition are welcome. The season officially gets the green flag at 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 1, (No April Fools). Included in the opening night show will be the NASCAR Modifieds, Exide Shortrack Late Models and PA Sportsman. This will be the start of the 38th consecutive season of professional stock car racing at Grandview Speedway. A complete schedule may be had by sending a self addressed stamped #10 business envelope to Grandview Speedway, 87 Wilt Road, Bechtelsville, PA 19505. Or check their website at grandviewspeedway.com. And the season at Big Diamond Raceway in Minersville, PA, a NASCAR sanctioned 3/8th mile clay oval, gets the green flag at 1 p.m. on Sunday, April 9. NASCAR Modifieds, Sportsman and Roadrunners will be featured in the Sunday action.

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