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PILAT GRAPHIC DESIGN TO ADDS TO PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS & CASINO RACE OF CHAMPIONS WEEKEND

-Pilat Design to Add $750 Value to the Race of Champions 250-

Waterloo, N.Y. – (September 19, 2017) – Pilat Design of Waterloo, N.Y., “the Champions Choice”, the official graphic designer for the Race of Champions Modified Series, will once again deliver bonuses for racers participating in the 67th Annual Race of Champion 250 which is the culmination of the Presque Isle Downs & Casino Race of Champions Weekend at Lake Erie Speedway in North East, Pennsylvania. Pilat Design has provided the Race of Champions with all victory lane display checks for the past two seasons as well as designing the new victory lane backdrop and all Race of Champions provided graphics.

The winner of the 67th Annual Race of Champions 250 will receive a $500 certificate for product from Pilat Graphic Design. The 30th place finisher in the 250-lap race will receive an additional certificate for $250.

“The Race of Champions is a special event and we are proud to be a part of it,” stated Dan Pilat, owner of Pilat Graphic Design. “There are so many great racers and a true legacy from the event that partnering with it and the series is a great platform for us to reach racers and expose them to our work. It has been a great partnership and we look forward to building on it and carrying it on for years to come.”

Since 1995, Pilat Graphic Design, Inc., has designed, produced and implemented creative graphic designs for businesses and race teams throughout North America. Pilat Graphic Design is constantly pushing the boundaries to give its customers the most creative image possible. The new 6,000 square foot state of the art facility features a full showroom, new offices alongside ultra-modern equipment for full graphic design as well as full painting capabilities.

For more information in regard to Pilat Graphic Design, visit www.pilatdesign.com or call 315-539-3484.

Where: Lake Erie Speedway, North East, Pa.

When: Thursday, September 28Friday, September 29 and Saturday, September 30.

Directions: The track is located just twenty minutes of East Erie, Pa., minutes from Interstate 90 and directly of Interstate 86 at 10700 Delmas Drive, North East, Pa., 16428

What: Presque Isle Downs & Casino Race of Champions Weekend; the 67th Annual Race of Champions 250

More Information: www.lakeeriespeedway.com (Track Phone: 814.725.3303) / www.rocmodifiedseries.com

The Race of Champions is a sanctioning body presenting Modified and Stock Car racing on asphalt and dirt surfaces throughout the Northeast, with events in New York, Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The 67th annual Race of Champions weekend will take place in 2017 at Lake Erie Speedway in North East, Pennsylvania as part of Presque Isle Downs & Casino Race of Champions Weekend and is the second longest consecutive auto-racing event in North America, second only to the Indianapolis 500.

 

PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS & CASINO RACE OF CHAMPIONS WEEKEND ENTRY BLANK MAIL IN DEADLINE

Mail in Entries Must be Received by Tuesday, September 26, 2017

North East, Pa. – (September 11, 2017) – Competitors participating in the Presque Isle Downs & Casino Race of Champions Weekend will have a mail in entry deadline of Tuesday, September 26, 2017. If an entry is not received by the mail in deadline competitors must enter at the event beginning Thursday, September 28.

Entry blanks for the Presque Isle Downs & Casino Race of Champions Weekend and the 67th Annual Race of Champions are available by visiting the website (www.rocmodifiedseries.com) or they were issued within the comprehensive Competition Format for the event which was released on September 9, 2017.

Dave Kozlowski of Williamsville, N.Y., who will participate in the Sportsman Modified division on Friday, September 29 at Lake Erie Speedway and who is a weekly competitor at Lancaster (N.Y.) National Speedway became the first driver to enter the prestigious event on Saturday.

If you plan on attending Presque Isle Downs & Casino Race of Champions Weekend at Lake Erie Speedway tickets and camping spaces are available. Camping spots are being sold at the track for the designated camping areas. For tickets, camping and more information call the Lake Erie Speedway ticket office 814.725.3303.

Where: Lake Erie Speedway, North East, Pa.

When: Thursday, September 28Friday, September 29 and Saturday, September 30.

Directions: The track is located just twenty minutes of East Erie, Pa., minutes from Interstate 90 and directly of Interstate 86 at 10700 Delmas Drive, North East, Pa., 16428

What: Presque Isle Downs & Casino Race of Champions Weekend; the 67th Annual Race of Champions 250

More Information: www.lakeeriespeedway.com (Track Phone: 814.725.3303) / www.rocmodifiedseries.com

 

The Race of Champions is a sanctioning body presenting Modified and Stock Car racing on asphalt and dirt surfaces throughout the Northeast, with events in New York, Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The 67th annual Race of Champions weekend will take place in 2017 at Lake Erie Speedway in North East, Pennsylvania as part of Presque Isle Downs & Casino Race of Champions Weekend and is the second longest consecutive auto-racing event in North America, second only to the Indianapolis 500.

 

For more information, contact;

Race of Champions Media at media@rocmodifiedseries.com

Follow us on Twitter; Instagram and Facebook; @RoCModSeries or visit our website: www.rocmodifiedseries.com

PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS & CASINO RACE OF CHAMPIONS WEEKEND PURSE AND COMPETITION GUIDE POSTED

-$12,500-to-Win and $1,000-to-Start for 67th Annual Race of Champions 250

North East, Pa. – (September 9, 2017) – The comprehensive Competition Guide for the Presque Isle Downs & Casino Race of Champions Weekend featuring the 67th Annual Race of Champions 250 at Lake Erie Speedway in North East, Pa., has been issued and posted. For the second consecutive season the winner will receive $12,500 and racers will receive $1,000-to-start the prestigious event. In addition racers will receive lap money from Betty Sherwood and the Spalding Foundation for Injured Drivers, making it one of the most lucrative events in all of short track racing.

The Competition Guide includes information in regard to all aspects of the weekend at the multi-million dollar ultra-modern facility that is set to host the major race weekend for the first time. The guide is a great reference for competitors and fans seeking additional information regarding the event and can be viewed on the event page at www.rocmodifiedseries.com.

On Thursday, September 28, the facility opens the race weekend with practice for all divisions and an evening that is being dubbed as “One Hell of a Racing Party” with musical recording artists Eddie Lee & Closing Time playing at 8:00pm.

On Friday, September 29, following practice, racing for the Race of Champions Asphalt Sportsman Modified and Race of Champions Super Stock Series takes center stage at 7:30pm.

On Saturday, September 30, the Pennsylvania State Troopers Four Cylinder Championship, Classic Asphalt Modified Series, Lancaster National Speedway Street Stocks, Race of Champions Late Models play as a prelude to the “Granddaddy” 67th Annual Race of Champions 250, which will bring the Presque Isle Downs & Casino Race of Champions Weekend to an exciting conclusion at Lake Erie.

If you plan to attend the weekend and camp at the facility, spots are being sold at the track for the designated camping areas. Tickets and camping spots for the Presque Isle Downs & Casino Race of Champions Weekend are available at the Lake Erie Speedway ticket office 814.725.3303.

Where: Lake Erie Speedway, North East, Pa.

When: Thursday, September 28Friday, September 29 and Saturday, September 30.

Directions: The track is located just twenty minutes of East Erie, Pa., minutes from Interstate 90 and directly of Interstate 86 at 10700 Delmas Drive, North East, Pa., 16428

What: Presque Isle Downs & Casino Race of Champions Weekend; the 67th Annual Race of Champions 250

More Information: www.lakeeriespeedway.com (Track Phone: 814.725.3303) / www.rocmodifiedseries.com

The Race of Champions is a sanctioning body presenting Modified and Stock Car racing on asphalt and dirt surfaces throughout the Northeast, with events in New York, Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The 67th annual Race of Champions weekend will take place in 2017 at Lake Erie Speedway in North East, Pennsylvania as part of Presque Isle Downs & Casino Race of Champions Weekend and is the second longest consecutive auto-racing event in North America, second only to the Indianapolis 500.

For more information, contact;

Race of Champions Media at media@rocmodifiedseries.com

Follow us on Twitter; Instagram and Facebook; @RoCModSeries or visit our website: www.rocmodifiedseries.com