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SHERWOOD RACING WHEELS TO PRESENT “TC HARD CHARGER” AWARD

PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS & CASINO RACE OF CHAMPIONS WEEKEND

-Modified, Late Model, Sportsman and Super Stock Hard Chargers to Receive a Wheel-

Binghamton, N.Y. – (September 23, 2017) – Sherwood Racing Wheels, a long standing partner of the Race of Champions has designated a special award for Hard Chargers during the Presque Isle Downs & Casino Race of Champions Weekend. Sherwood Racing Wheels has designated their award as the “TC Hard Charger Award” and the driver who passes the most cars from their original qualified position wheel receive a wheel as their award. Drivers in the 67thAnnual Race of Champions 250, the Race of Champions Late Model, Race of Champions Sportsman and Race of Champions Super Stock Series will all be participating and each series will receive an award.

“The Race of Champions has been part of our family for many years,” stated Sherwood Racing Wheels owner, Allen Sherwood. “This race is one of the greatest events in our division and it’s truly a part of the heritage of the Modified division. We are extremely proud to be a part of it and offer race teams an additional award for their hard work in the event.”

Sherwood Racing Wheels is one of the leading manufacturer’s in the racing wheel industry, specializing in the manufacturing and repair of steel wheels for many types of racing and off-road applications. Formed in 1990 Sherwood Racing Wheels has grown continuing to develop and fabricate new, custom built race wheels.

For more information in regard to Sherwood Racing Wheels visit; www.sherwoodracingwheels.com or call 607-687-2991.

Where: Lake Erie Speedway, North East, Pa.

When: Thursday, September 28; Friday, 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

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

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PENNSYLVANIA STATE POLICE TO BE PRESENT AT THE PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS & CASINO RACE OF CHAMPIONS AT LAKE ERIE SPEEDWAY

-Four Cylinder Race to be the Pennsylvania State Police Four Cylinder Championship

North East, Pa. – (August 31, 2017) – The Pennsylvania State Police will be presented at Lake Erie Speedway in North East, Pa., during Presque Isle Downs & Casino Race of Champion Weekend at the multi-million dollar 3/8-mile oval. The Pennsylvania State Police will be present in the midway to create and attract awareness to their Trooper programs in addition to potential recruitment. In addition to their presence in the midway the Pennsylvania State Police will sponsor the Four Cylinder race that will take place early Saturday and provide a squad car that will participate as a pace car for the Four Cylinder race and the 67th Annual Race of Champions 250.

“We are happy to welcome the Pennsylvania State Police to this event and welcome them as a partner with our Four Cylinder race at Lake Erie,” stated Joe Skotnicki, with the Race of Champions. “It is just an additional reflection into the recognition that this event is receiving, locally and throughout the region. We hope the Pennsylvania State Police are able to communicate their message to those who attend the event and create the awareness they are seeking.”

Since the inception of the Pennsylvania State Police in 1905, the Pennsylvania State Police have remained dedicated to serving the public. Their desire is to improve their ability to reach citizens by using technology to increase the speed, accuracy and availability of police and safety related information. The Department’s enlisted and civilian personnel are committed to providing world class service to our police partners and the citizens of the Commonwealth. The Pennsylvania State Police will accomplish this while remaining focused on their Core Purpose: To seek justice, preserve peace, and improve the quality of life for all. For more information visit; http://www.psp.pa.gov

The Four Cylinder division has been added to the weekend of events and will be the first to race on Saturday morning.

If you plan to attend the weekend and camp at the facility, spots are already 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