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CHEMUNG SPEEDROME RESCHEDULES “THE DROME 75” FOR SATURDAY, MAY 28

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Ferris Mowers Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Series fueled by Sunoco Date Change

Chemung, N.Y. – (May 15, 2016) – Chemung Speedrome and Ferris Mowers Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Series Fueled by Sunoco management have agreed to move The Drome “75” which was originally rescheduled for Friday, May 27 to Saturday, May 28 in an attempt to accommodate series competitors and neighboring track schedules.

The Drome “75” is slated to be the fourth event of the 2016 Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Series season. Questions may be answered at the Chemung Speedrome Summer number: (607) 529-9998 or through the Race of Champions: www.rocmodifiedseries.com

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Lancaster Speedway May 21st Schedule

The schedule for this Saturdays ROC and weekly classes at Lancaster Speedway.

2 p.m. – Pit gates open

2:30 p.m. – Fuel sales begin

3 p.m. – Practice Begins in following order – Two Rounds each
Roaming Buffalo 4-Cylinders
NYPA TQ Midgets
Sunoco Sportsman
Advance Auto Parts Street Stocks
ROC Modifieds

3:30 p.m. – Grandstand gates open

4:45 p.m. – RoC Modified Hot Laps to determine heat line-ups

5 p.m. Mandatory Drivers Meeting for Sportsman, Streets and 4s in Tech Barn. (NYPA TQ Midgets & ROC Modifieds to host theirs)

5:15 p.m. – RoC Drivers Meeting under Midway Tent

5:30 p.m. – Heat Races Begin
Followed by:
Big Wheels
Prayer/ National Anthems
Welcome

6:45 p.m. – (Approx.) Feature Races Begin

Prices are as follows:
Front Gate – $25 for adults, $10 for 12 to 17 and under 12 is FREE
Pit Gate – $25 for track members and $35 for non-members

LANCASTER NATIONAL SPEEDWAY PLAYS PIVOTAL ROLE IN DECIDING SERIES CROWN

-Queen City Clash First of Four Events to be Held at Western New York Speedplant-

Lancaster, N.Y. – (May 16, 2016) – The Ferris Mowers Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Series fueled by Sunoco makes stop one of four this Saturday (May 21) at Lancaster National Speedway for the running of the Queen City Clash “75”. The half-mile will play a pivotal role in determining the outcome of the 2016 Series Championship as the only track with four dates on the Series schedule.

Chuck Hossfeld of Ransomville, N.Y., who is a veteran and past champion with the Race of Champions Series, started his career and developed his craft at Lancaster National Speedway.

“It’s a demanding place, that is very fun to drive,” explained Hossfeld. “You definitely have to manage yourself and your equipment to be successful at Lancaster and with four races there, it’s critical that we roll out of the box strong. Good finishes at Lancaster are a must if you want to have a chance at the championship.”

Bryan Sherwood of Owego, N.Y., comes to Lancaster fourth in points after a fourth place finish at Oswego. Sherwood knows that another solid performance will help build on the positive start he and his team have had to the season.

“We have been consistent and we are very happy with our first two races,” stated Sherwood. “We’ve been building a new car that we haven’t finished yet, so we’ve been running my Dad’s (Lee Sherwood) old car and it has served us very well. It handles and drives well. I know that with a little luck and patience we can have another good finish at Lancaster and keep the momentum going. I’m looking forward to Saturday, it’s going to be an exciting night.”

Pit gates open at 2:00 pm with the front gates opening at 3:30 pm. Racing begins at 5:30 pm. For more information you can visit the Lancaster National Speedway website at http://speedway.lancasternationalspeedway.com/ or the Race of Champions website at www.rocmodifiedseries.com where the Competition Format for the event is posted.

Briggs & Stratton Corporation, headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is the world’s largest producer of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment. Its wholly owned subsidiaries include North America’s number one marketer of portable generators, pressure washers and turf care products, and it is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of lawn and garden, turf care and job site products through its Simplicity®, Snapper®, Snapper Pro®, Ferris®, Allmand™, Billy Goat®, Murray®, Branco® and Victa® brands. Briggs & Stratton products are designed, manufactured, marketed and serviced in over 100 countries on six continents. For additional information, please visitwww.basco.com and www.briggsandstratton.com.

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