CNY Chevy Dealers Returns to Back Front Row for Budweiser International Classic 200

Photo: Michael Jaworecki Myracenews

OSWEGO, NY (August 24, 2017) – For the second consecutive season, Central New York Chevy Dealers will back the front row of the Budweiser International Classic 200 sponsoring the $1,000 Fast Time Award and $500 Outside Pole Award.

Onboard since 2016, when Michael Muldoon and Pat Lavery made up the front row for the 60th running of the Classic, CNY Chevy Dealers has returned this season not only to sponsor the front row for the Budweiser International Classic, but for the entire Friday portion of Classic Weekend, dubbed ‘CNY Chevy Dealers Classic Friday Pole Day Qualifying.’

Central New York Chevy Dealers is made up of seventeen select GM dealerships serving Syracuse, Baldwinsville, Cicero, Yorkville, Auburn, Herkimer, Rome, Oneonta, Cortland, Pulaski, Tully, Oswego, Seneca Falls, and more. CNY Chevy Dealers offers the best of new, certified pre-owned, and pre-owned Chevrolet cars, trucks, and SUVs in the Central NY region, carrying an impressive variety of pre-owned vehicles of other various makes and models. Whether it’s new or pre-owned, CNY Chevy Dealers takes pride in carrying the highest quality vehicles, such as the Chevy Silverado, Chevy Cruze, and Chevy Malibu. You can visit Central New York Chevy Dealers online at CNYChevy.com.

Friday’s action will begin with hot laps for the Oswego Supermodifieds and SBS, beginning at 1pm and running all afternoon through 4pm. Happy Hour practice will then take place from 4:15pm until 5:15pm before the Pathfinder Bank SBS hit the track for their Bud Light SBS Classic TIme Trials. Novelis Supermodified International Classic time trials will immediately follow, with the top ten qualifiers being automatically locked into the 200-lap contest presented by Budweiser. Following SBS Semi-Final races, a ‘Party in the Pits’ will cap off the night featuring the SBS Classic redraw and a performance by ‘Dirt Road Ruckus.’

International Classic Polesitters (All-Time):

1957 – Ed Bellinger Sr.

1958 – Lee Bliss

1959 – Billy Blum

1960 – Bud Crotty

1961 – Gordon Johncock

1962 – Dave Paul

1963 – Ken Bartholomew

1964 – Sam Sessions

1965 – Nolan Swift

1966 – Johnny Benson Sr.

1967 – Bentley Warren

1968 – Todd Gibson

1969 – Bentley Warren

1970 – Jim Shampine

1971 – Ken Andrews

1972 – Jim Shampine

1973 – Jim Shampine

1974 – Jim Winks

1975 – Fred Graves

1976 – Fred Graves

1977 – Jim Shampine

1978 – Chuck Ciprich

1979 – Jim Shampine

1980 – Ed Bellinger Jr.

1981 – Doug Heveron

1982 – Dave Shullick Sr.

1983 – Warren Coniam

1984 – Ed Bellinger Jr.

1985 – Dave Shullick Sr.

1986 – Bentley Warren

1987 – Doug Heveron

1988 – Bentley Warren

1989 – Bentley Warren

1990 – Bentley Warren

1991 – Joe Gosek

1992 – Gary Morton

1993 – Dave Shullick Sr.

1994 – Pat Abold

1995 – Russ Wood

1996 – Doug Didero

1997 – Doug Didero

1998 – Mike Ordway

1999 – Pat Abold

2000 – Greg Furlong

2001 – Dave McKnight Jr.

2002 – Russ Wood

2003 – Mike Ordway

2004 – Mike Ordway

2005 – Greg Furlong

2006 – Greg Furlong

2007 – Doug Didero

2008 – Joe Gosek

2009 – Doug Didero

2010 – Pat Lavery

2011 – Randy Ritskes

2012 – Pat Lavery

2013 – Pat Lavery

2014 – Joey Payne

2015 – Michael Barnes

2016 – Michael Muldoon

For a full Classic Weekend schedule and ticketing information, be sure to visit online at OswegoSpeedway.com. You can also FOLLOW on Twitter @OswegoSpeedway or LIKE on Facebook at Facebook.com/OswegoSpeedway.

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